Press Fellowship

Press Fellowship

Spring 2022 Press Fellowship (REMOTE)

The Office of Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger (VA-07) is seeking a press fellow to assist with an aggressive and engaged communications operation for Spring 2022 — to begin in January 2022. This position is REMOTE.

This fellowship is a paid position working directly under Rep. Spanberger’s communications team. Qualified candidates will demonstrate a strong work ethic, pay close attention to detail, and have solid writing and editing skills. Applicants must have the ability to work cooperatively and think creatively in a fast-paced environment. The fellow will be expected to work a minimum of 20 hours per week.

Fellowship responsibilities include:

* Social media content development

* Compiling press clips

* Assisting with constituent correspondence

* Drafting advisories and other written materials

* Creating graphics

* Clipping videos including floor speeches and media interviews

* Other duties to support the communications team as needed

This office is an equal opportunity employer. Rep. Spanberger’s office does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Virginia ties are a plus.

Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume with dates of availability to with “Spring 2022 Press Fellowship” in the subject line. We also recommend — but do not require — applicants submit 1-2 sample writing samples or sample graphics.