Jobs

Deputy Press Secretary

Senate Majority PAC (SMP) is seeking a motivated, organized and detail-oriented individual to serve as deputy press secretary for the 2020 election cycle. Senate Majority PAC is the only super PAC solely dedicated to winning back the Democratic majority in the U.S. Senate.

Responsibilities:

  • Draft statements, press releases, and briefing memos as needed.
  • Pitch stories to both state and national outlets and assist with scheduling interviews.
  • Work with research and communications staff to develop press plans and message guidance for the top Senate races.
  • Work with digital team to develop social media strategy and draft social media content.
  • Manage TV and radio bookings for SMP senior staff.
  • Build press lists and manage a press database of national and state reporters.
  • Assist with sending daily clips and media monitoring on a daily basis.

Qualifications:

  • Experience as a junior communications staff member in politics, advocacy and/or policy;
  • Previous campaign or Hill experience is strongly preferred, but not required;
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented;
  • Excellent research and writing skills;
  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to write, proofread and fact-check with precision on deadline;
  • Ability to multi-task and manage time effectively in a fast-paced environment;
  • Ability to adapt to changing needs and work non-traditional hours when needed;
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college and 1-2 years of work experience.

 We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates are strongly urged to apply. Applications will only be accepted electronically. Please send a resume and cover letter to senmajpacjobs@gmail.com  

This job is located in Washington, D.C.