Press Fellow

Press Fellow

Rep. Spanberger Fall 2022 Press Fellowship

 The Office of Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger (VA-07) is seeking a press fellow to assist with an aggressive and engaged communications operation for Fall 2022 — to begin in late August/early September 2022. This position is based in Rep. Spanberger’s Washington, D.C. office.

The fellowship is a paid position working directly under Rep. Spanberger’s communications team. Qualified candidates will demonstrate a strong work ethic, pay close attention to detail, and have solid writing and editing skills. Applicants must have the ability to work cooperatively and think creatively in a fast-paced environment. The fellow will be expected to work a minimum of 20 hours per week. Virginia ties are a plus.

Fellowship responsibilities include:

* Developing social media content

* Compiling press clips

* Assisting with constituent correspondence

* Drafting advisories and other written materials

* Creating graphics

* Clipping videos, including floor speeches and media interviews

* Other duties to support the communications team as needed

Rep. Spanberger’s office is an equal opportunity employer. Her office does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. 

Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume with dates of availability to spanbergerpressva07@gmail.com with “Fall 2022 Press Fellowship” in the subject line. We also recommend — but do not require — applicants submit 1-2 sample writing samples or sample graphics.