Communications Director Opening

Moderate New Jersey Democrat seeks dynamic and experienced Communications Director to lead press team. Applicants should have at least three years of experience on the Hill and/or working in fast-paced media environments. The position will manage all communications and digital media functions of the office, including pitching and fielding a high volume of press requests; maintaining relationships with national and district media; writing press releases, op-eds, speeches, newsletters, and talking points; leading interview preparation and media relations efforts; managing all social media channels and web content; and overseeing the work of the DC and district team. Candidates must have established media relationships and on-the record experience, a strong network of Hill contacts, and the ability to operate proactively and collaboratively. This is not an entry level position.

Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and two writing samples as one PDF file to nj.job.posting.nj@gmail.com. Female, minority, and LGBTQ+ candidates are encouraged to apply. The office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.