Committee Communications Director

Committee Communications Director

The Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress is hiring a Communications Director to maintain its press and digital operations. Applicants should have a Capitol Hill and/or political communications background and a passion for making Congress work better for the American people. Applicants must have solid writing/editing experience as well as relevant digital/social media experience. Responsibilities include: drafting press releases and op-eds, creating talking points documents, drafting social media posts, pitching reporters to gain earned media, and brainstorming special projects. Work will entail complex issues, tight deadlines, and may include working off-hours. Applicants should possess creativity, a good sense of humor, a commitment to fixing Congress, and the ability to work in a nonpartisan manner with members and staff on both sides of the aisle. Please send a resume, cover letter, two short writing samples, and two sample social media posts to ModernizeResumes@mail.house.gov. This is not an entry-level position. Pay is commensurate with experience is expected be in the $80k-$90k range.