Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, who chairs the Oversight Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy while serving on the Intelligence Committee, Oversight Committee, and Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis seeks an experienced Digital Manager/Director to help oversee all elements of his digital media strategy. The role requires excellent writing and technical skills, the ability to manage rapid response requests and longer-term projects, and a sense of humor. This is not an entry level position.
Daily tasks include but are not limited to: managing and creating content for the Congressman’s social media platforms, maintaining the office’s website, graphic design projects, and video filming/editing. The digital manager/director will work closely with legislative and district staff along with the rest of the communications teams. Qualified applicants will have experience using Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, or another professional-level video editing software. Qualified applicants will also have experience with Adobe Photoshop or another professional-level graphic design software. Photography skills are preferred. While the individual’s primary responsibilities would center on digital efforts, they would assist in other day-to-day operations as a member of an active press office, including but not limited to the drafting of e-newsletters, press releases and other written materials.
Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter, digital portfolio (preferably including a video sample), and two writing samples to email@example.com. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Absolutely no calls or drop-bys, please. This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, or sexual orientation. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation to participate effectively in the application or hiring processes are encouraged to request an accommodation at any time during those processes.