Senior House Democrat seeks Communications Director to lead press, digital and communications operation across a busy committee and personal office. Successful candidates will have experience working in fast-paced environments, implementing an aggressive communications plan, working collaboratively to prioritize and publicize Members’ strategic goals, and overseeing staff. Above all, a successful candidate will be an exceptional writer and highly creative.
Responsibilities include serving as an on-the-record spokesperson and shaping stories; developing and drafting op-eds, speeches and statements; booking nationally and across multiple competitive local markets; and working to grow the Member’s brand. Responsibilities also include helping to grow digital presence and ensure the smooth operation of large communications operation.
Capitol Hill relationships and California ties are major pluses, as is experience on foreign policy and national security issues. Office is an equal opportunity employer, and applications by members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged. Candidates should have ability to obtain a security clearance. Please note if you currently or have recently held a security clearance. Please submit resume and three writing samples to: firstname.lastname@example.org.