LEGISLATIVE Aide/Communications Director
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Under the direction of the Senator and the Chief of Staff, the Legislative Aide/Communications Director will serve as the primary liasion between the Senator and the media. This person will perform a variety of duties including: responding to media inquiries and executing strategic communications plans to articulate the Senator’s legislative and district priorities. Other duties may include writing and distributing news releases, talking points, op-eds and social media posts; planning and implementing press conferences; updating the content of the Senator’s state web page; overseeing online communications and Facebook and Twitter and Instagram accounts; and distributing daily clips.
Candidates must possess outstanding written and oral communication skills, as well as an attention to detail. The ability to assess the implications of news stories and public statements is essential, and the ideal candidate must be able to establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with staff, the media, and the general public.
Submit Cover Letter, Resume, Writing Sample and Application to:
Craig Wilson, Chief of Staff State Capitol, Room 4088 Sacramento, CA 95814 Craig.firstname.lastname@example.org