Press Secretary

Press Secretary

An active New Jersey Democrat seeks a dynamic and experienced DC-based Press Secretary to help lead the communications team. 

The position will manage and execute the communications and digital media functions of the office including:

  • Pitching and fielding a high volume of press requests

  • Maintaining relationships with national and district media

  • Writing press releases, op-eds, speeches, newsletters, and talking points

  • Leading interview preparation and media relations efforts

  • Managing all social media channels and web content

Ideal candidates will have:

  • At least 2-3 years of experience on the Hill and/or working in fast-paced media environments

  • Established media relationships and on-the record experience

  • A strong network of Hill contacts

  • The ability to operate proactively and collaboratively

This is not an entry level position. The position reports to the Deputy Chief of Staff.

Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and two writing samples as one PDF file to nj5jobs@mail.house.gov

Consistent with applicable law, the office requires all staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a term and condition of employment.

Female, minority, and LGBTQ+ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. The office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.