We are looking to hire a new communications director to help build and manage an aggressive and growing media relations team at Allied Progress, a progressive consumer advocacy organization that fights the Trump administration over consumer financial and economic issues. You can see our recent news hits, press releases, and television ads to get a feel for our work or visit our Facebook and Twitter accounts for recent updates. The position is based in DC. Read the detailed job description below for more information. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Communications Director" as the subject line.
Position: Communications Director
Location: Washington, DC
Status: Exempt, Full-time
Reports To: Executive Director
Salary: $85-120k - Commensurate with Experience
Allied Progress (AlliedProgress.org), a project of the New Venture Fund, seeks a Communications Director to support its work standing up for consumers and holding corporate special interests and their allies in Congress and the White House accountable.
The Communications Director will be a part of the senior leadership at Allied Progress and will be responsible for rapid response, media relations and more. The position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, the ability to think strategically about communications and research, incredible attention to detail, and strong multi-tasking and organizational skills. A flexible personality, sense of humor, and positive attitude are also essential.
This position is based in Washington, DC. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
Allied Progress values diversity and inclusion and encourages all qualified people to apply.
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASK
REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE, AND SKILLS
HOW TO APPLY
Send your cover letter and resume to email@example.com with "Communications Director" as the subject line.
NEW VENTURE FUND CAREERS
Allied Progress is a project of New Venture Fund (NVF), a 501(c)(3) public charity that incubates new and innovative public-interest projects and grant-making programs. NVF is committed to attracting, developing and retaining exceptional people, and creating a work environment that is dynamic, rewarding and enables each of us to realize our potential. NVF's work environment is safe and open to all employees and partners, respecting the full spectrum of race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and all other classifications protected by law in the locality and/or state in which you are working.