Regional Press Secretary

Washington, DC (DNC HQ)
Communications /
On-site
Works hand in hand with the States Communications Director to manage issues related to states and state parties. The Regional Press Secretary helps to support the work of state party embeds as-needed and organizes briefings and materials for state parties.

Responsibilities:

    • Assisting with managing state party communications, including regular briefing calls and materials for major rollouts;
    • Managing department-wide press materials for multi-state initiatives;
    • Coordinating with surrogates, stakeholders and elected officials in the states on earned media opportunities;
    • Working with the War Room to bracket 2024 Republicans’ travels to the states;
    • Occasional on-the-record work and reporter outreach;
    • Performing other duties as needed.

Qualifications

    • 3-5 years of experience in political communications or similar;
    • An ability and desire to keep up with the news cycle;
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills across multiple media; and,
    • Willingness to work in a fast-paced environment.
    • Management experience is preferred but not required for this role.
    • This position reports to the States Communications Director.
Benefits:
The DNC offers a generous benefit package, including:
- More than 30 days of paid time off, including Federal holidays, open leave, and personal days;
- Health and dental insurance for employee and dependents;
- 90% paid by the DNC, 10% paid by employee;
- Supplementary vision plans available to employees for purchase;
- Up to a 5% employer match DNC 401(k) plan;
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP) available to DNC employees and their dependents at no cost to staff;
- Pre-tax Flexible spending account benefits available to employees and dependents.