American Progress has an immediate opening for a State Communications Assistant to work with the State Communications Organizer to produce research and communications materials for ThinkProgress War Room and our partners in the states.
Write content for media-ready research products.
Monitor statewide print and television media.
Write press materials.
Assist with various research projects.
Complete other tasks as assigned.
Strong research and writing experience.
Familiarity with ThinkProgress and the progressive blogosphere.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to quickly respond to news developments.
Knowledge of HTML, social networking/bookmarking, and media monitoring services helpful but not required.
Preferred experience :
One to three years’ experience in political research or communications.
Campaign experience desired but not required.
American Progress provides a competitive compensation and benefits package.
American Progress is an equal opportunity employer; women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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