Communications Director

Communications Director

Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard seeks a social media-savvy communications director to operate a comprehensive communications plan. 

 

Responsibilities

Including but not limited to growing social media presence, cultivating relationships with reporters; proposing and executing newsletters; drafting speeches, writing press statements, op-eds, and congressional record statements; expanding new media outreach; organizing daily news clips; and maintaining office website and social media platforms. 

 

Requirements

Excellent writing and organizational skills, ability to work well under pressure, attention to detail, and ability to collaborate with legislative and district staff to maximize visibility and press opportunities.  The ideal candidate is creative, detail-oriented, able to meet tight deadlines and have analytic ability, sound political judgment and strong interpersonal and communication skills.

 

This is NOT an entry level position.  Hill experience and Spanish-language proficiency strongly preferred.  Diverse candidates and those with Los Angeles ties are strongly encouraged to apply.

 

Application

Interested applicants should submit via email the following four (4) documents:  cover letter, resume and two (2) brief writing samples. The writing samples should be a sample press release and a brief statement or opinion piece (2-3 pages). 

 

Care should be taken to include each of the requested items as a separate attachment in the same email to: SoCalDCstaffOpening@mail.house.gov  

 

No phone calls or third-party lobbying campaigns

Due date:  12 noon ET, Saturday, August 29
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