Press/Digital Fellow

Press/Digital Fellow

The Office of Congressman Jared Huffman (D-CA) seeks a Press/Digital Fellow.

 

Qualified candidates will have strong writing, editing, and social media skills,

as well as basic familiarity with graphic design/video editing software. One to

two years of experience in a press or digital media role (including internships)

preferred. California ties are a plus!

 

This position requires the ability to thrive under pressure, multi-task, and

work in a team environment. Candidates must have strong written and verbal communication skills, with the desire to come up with creative communications ideas and the ability to work under tight deadlines. The fellow will work closely with the Communications Director and the legislative staff of Congressman Huffman.

 

Responsibilities include:

     Designing graphics and editing photos/videos

     Drafting social media campaigns

     Maintaining/updating website

     Assisting with drafting speeches, press releases, op-eds, advisories, and other written materials

     Creating and maintaining press lists

     Compiling regular reports on press and social media results

 

Interested applicants should email a resume, writing sample, and two digital samples to huffmanpressfellow@gmail.com with the subject line “(First Name) (Last Name) - Press Fellow.” This is a full-time, limited term position and offers a monthly stipend.


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