The Senior Communications Associate position is primarily responsible for developing and managing the communications strategy for Compassion & Choices’ advocacy and outreach campaigns in consultation with senior communications staff. The Senior Advocacy Communications associate has overall responsibility for creating, managing and implementing the in-state media and digital strategy, and providing leadership for and driving the development, planning, and coordination of access state media work. You will also be responsible for the storyteller program in access states, and for providing technical assistance to and developing quarterly plans for those states.
A minimum of 4 years’ experience – at least half on Capitol Hill, in a state legislative office, on a political campaign, or at a highly known and effective issue advocacy organization, is required.
Proven experience writing press documents, talking points, speeches, articles, ads, fliers, and other necessary materials that conform to prescribed style and format and that motivate new and existing supporters to engage in the end-of-life choice movement.Bachelor’s degree in English, Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, or Political Science or an equivalency of related experience and/or education may be considered.
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To apply: Email current resume and cover letter as one PDF document to [email protected] In the subject line of your email, indicate “Last_First Name, SCA, 02-2020”. In your cover letter, please (1) indicate how your personal philosophy aligns with our mission, (2) provide a brief summary of your directly related experience, and (3) provide your salary expectation (with a specific amount/range vs ‘negotiable’).