Digital Director / Press Secretary

Digital Director / Press Secretary

Congressman Mark Pocan (WI-02), member of both the House Appropriations and Education & Labor Committees, is seeking a highly motivated, detail-orientated, and energetic individual with experience in digital media strategy and video editing for a Digital Director/Press Secretary position.

Daily tasks include managing and creating content for member’s social media platforms and website; graphic design; video filming and editing; daily press clips; managing in-district media relations; drafting releases, newsletters and advisories; and organizing press events. The ideal candidate will be creative, have a strong proficiency in crafting digital content, experience coordinating with media, and be a detail-oriented team player able to handle multiple tasks at once.

Excellent writing and strong organizational skills are essential, along with the ability to be a self-starter while working in a fast-paced environment.  Capitol Hill experience is a plus, but not required. A sense of humor is greatly appreciated, and the position reports to the Communications Director.

This is not an entry-level position.  Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, two writing samples, and an example of previous digital media or graphic design projects to WI02JobOpening@gmail.com with “Digital Director/Press Secretary” in the subject line.  Job opening closes COB on Friday, September 24th.  No phone calls, faxes, or drop-ins please.

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