Press Secretary / Digital Media Manager

Press Secretary / Digital Media Manager

The DC office of Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18) is seeking a Press Secretary / Digital Media Manager who has communications experience in a Congressional office, media / news outlet, or campaign. Candidates should possess strong writing and verbal communications skills, as well as eagerness and ability to provide rapid response and long-term strategic messaging in a fast-paced environment under deadlines. Duties include but are not limited to: (a) developing press releases, social media posts, website content, op-eds, newsletters, and other media / communications materials; (b) pitching and placing stories with national, local, and trade news outlets; (c) responding to media inquiries in a timely manner; and (d) maintaining the Congresswoman’s social media accounts, website, and photos/videos.

Rep. Jackson Lee is committed to diversity and inclusion, and candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resumé, and writing sample to tx18resume@mail.house.gov asap, as candidates will be considered on a rolling basis. No phone calls or drop-ins please.