Deputy Press Secretary/Digital Manager

Deputy Press Secretary/Digital Manager

Maryland Democratic Congressman is seeking a Deputy Press Secretary/Digital Manager to work closely with the Communications Director.

Responsibilities include managing social media channels and sharpening the Congressman’s digital voice; planning and pitching press events and responding to press inquiries; compiling press clips and media monitoring; writing press advisories, releases and speeches; managing the Congressman’s website and email program; taking photographs and making compelling graphics and multimedia content; and helping to develop and execute overall communication strategies.

The ideal candidate will have strong written and verbal skills, be able to work demanding hours in a fast-paced environment, take initiative and display creativity, work well with a team and multi-task, be detail-oriented and organized, and have a positive attitude and a sense of humor. Maryland ties, previous congressional or campaign experience, and photography and graphic design skills preferred.

Salary is commensurate with experience. The Office considers all applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability or age.  

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter describing their fit for the role, resume and if available writing or multimedia samples to md04.jobposting@mail.house.gov with “Deputy Press Secretary/Digital Manager” in the subject line.