Press Secretary

Press Secretary

House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Democrats seek a motivated and detail-oriented Press Secretary for a fast-paced office. Responsibilities include working with the Communications Director to implement a communications strategy across a broad portfolio, working closely with legislative staff to effectively communicate the Committee’s priorities, handling daily media inquiries, maintaining relationships with national and trade reporters, writing talking points and press releases, pitching op-eds, assisting with social media content and website management, planning and pitching press events in DC, overseeing daily clips, and keeping press lists up-to-date. Hill press experience is preferred but not required. This is not an entry-level position. The ideal candidate will possess strong writing and oral communication skills, the ability to multitask and prioritize under pressure, and enjoy working on a team. Please send cover letter, resume, and a writing sample as one attachment to T&IDem.Jobs@mail.house.gov by COB on May 15, 2020.