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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.