Rep. Lawrence - Press Secretary/Communications Director

Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), Member of the Appropriations and Oversight and Reform committees, is seeking a dynamic, experienced, and highly-motivated Press Secretary/Communications Director to lead press operations. The primary responsibilities of the individual are to act as the formal spokesperson; develop and implement media and communications strategies; including pitching and fielding a high volume of press requests; maintaining relationships with national and district media; write press releases, op-eds, speeches, and newsletters. This is not an entry level position. Individuals should have 3-5 years of experience in communications. Qualified candidates should send their application - resume, cover letter, and two writing samples to Female, minority, and LGBTQ+ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, military status, age, marital status, or parental status. Deadline to apply: Friday, March 29, 2019.