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|Job Title:||Manager of Communications|
|Organization:||The Raben Group|
|Region:||DC Metro Region|
|Description:||Issued: July 12, 2012
Application deadline: July 31, 2012
Location: Washington, DC
MANAGER OF COMMUNICATIONS
The Raben Group, a progressive public policy firm with deep roots in law, advocacy and media, located in Washington, DC, New York City and Los Angeles, is seeking a manager of communications.
We are a majority-minority firm representing national non-profits, advocacy organizations, foundations and corporations. To learn more, see www.rabengroup.com.
The ideal candidate will be a creative and energetic self-starter with, like us, a sense of humor. The individual we select will write press releases and editorials, pitch stories and talent, create and maintain press lists, maximize the use of social media, and perform other related functions on behalf of our clients. Recent experience in a fast-paced media environment, such as a congressional office, major non-profit, political campaign or PR firm, is required.
Fluency in Spanish and familiarity with the growing Hispanic media market are pluses. The following qualifications are essential:
-excellent writing and communications skills;
-experience in communications strategy and media relations;
-compelling interest in public policy;
-ability and temperament to work collaboratively in a dynamic and mission-driven environment;
-at least three years of related experience;
-again, the humor.
Salary will be based on experience; excellent health benefits; metro accessible. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter by July 31, 2012, to firstname.lastname@example.org.