Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ-05) seeks a New Jersey-based Press Secretary to assist the Communications Director with managing and coordinating in-state media activities. Successful candidates will be responsible for the preparation of various materials, including but not limited to, background materials, press advisories, press releases, statements, remarks, and social media; assisting with the planning, preparation, and staffing of district news conferences and events; maintaining relationships with local news media outlets; and other duties related to press operations and other office responsibilities. Applicants must be able to work a flexible schedule that accommodates the needs of the Representative's schedule. Prior communications experience is strongly preferred. New Jersey ties a plus.
The office is an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of color, and LGBTQ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. To apply, please submit resumes with “Press Secretary” as the subject line to James.Adams@mail.house.gov.