Congressman Chris Pappas (NH-01) is seeking a detail-oriented, highly-motivated press secretary to help manage and coordinate in-state and/or national media activities in a busy press shop. This position reports to the Communications Director.
This position will be responsible for the preparation of materials, including but not limited to, background memos, press advisories, press releases, statements, remarks, and social media; assisting with the planning, preparation, and staffing of news conferences and events; maintaining relationships with local and national 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 as is experience with crafting purpose-driven digital and social content. The ideal candidate will have excellent writing and strong organizational skills, along with the ability to be a self-starter while working in a fast-paced environment on multiple projects.
The office is an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of color, and LGBTQ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, two writing samples, and any additional work products, such as previous digital media or graphic design projects, with “Press Secretary” as the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org.