Rep. Scanlon Seeks Communications Assistant

Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon seeks an experienced Communications Assistant to work in either the Washington, D.C. or Pennsylvania office.  Duties will include drafting op-eds, press releases, blog posts, and website and social media content and graphic/web design.  This position requires excellent writing and graphic design skills, creativity, and an ability to work in a fast-paced environment. 

A successful candidate will have a demonstrated desire for a career in political or policy communications.  Prior political or policy communications experience is a plus, as is experience with Adobe Photoshop and Premiere. 

Interested candidates should e-mail a cover letter and resume to pa05.hiring@gmail.com with the subject line “LAST NAME – Comms Assistant.”  Candidates should note in their cover letter whether they are interested in working in Washington, D.C. office or the district office in Pennsylvania.

A social media or design portfolio is helpful but not required.

The Communications Assistant will report to the Communications Director.  The salary range for the position is $32,000 – $38,000.

This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, disability, national origin, uniformed status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression.