The Office of U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) seeks an experienced, creative and highly motivated Digital Specialist for her Washington, D.C. office. Reporting to the Communications Director, the Digital Specialist is responsible for creating original and creative content (including, but not limited to, videos and graphics) and managing the Congresswoman’s social media channels to further communicate and elevate her agenda and accomplishments.
The ideal candidate will have: *Social media, graphic design, and video production experience in a legislative office, campaign, political organization or progressive advocacy group; *Fluency with social media platforms and a nuanced understanding of the current social media landscape and trends; *Excellent organization and time management skills necessary to work in a fast-paced environment that requires rapid response; *Strong writing skills and attention to detail; *A passion for storytelling and social justice.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: *Drafting daily digital content for highly active social media channels; *Serving as the lead graphic designer and video producer/editor for the office; *Tracking social media performance and providing analysis of trends and opportunities for future growth; *Updating and managing the Congresswoman’s official website; and *Coordinating the creation and distribution of an e-newsletter.
Women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, new Americans, people with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged to apply. State and/or district ties are a plus.
Qualified candidates should include in their application: resume, cover letter, two writing samples, two graphic design samples, three references, and links to either a reel or samples of video work.
Please send applications to email@example.com with “Digital Specialist” in the subject line. No calls or drop-ins please.