Director, Public Affairs and Communications

Arlington, Virginia, United States · Public Affairs

Description

PLUS Communications, a public affairs firm based in Arlington, Virginia, is looking for a Director, Public Affairs and Communications to serve as a senior writer and media relations expert for its growing public affairs and communications team.

This person will play a key role developing and executing communications plans – including media relations outreach and message/content development. The Director will work across a variety of public affairs accounts and policy areas to develop written material from press releases, fact sheets and op-eds to executive speeches, memos and annual reports. Ideal candidates will have demonstrated experience and relationships with national/state media outlets and a track record navigating complex policy issues and/or regulatory affairs at the federal or state level. Candidates with media relations and public affairs experience will be given priority.

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Benefits

We offer competitive compensation, medical and dental insurance as well as a fast-paced work environment on a growing team with many opportunities for growth and advancement.

ABOUT PLUS COMMUNICATIONS

PLUS Communications is a beltway-based consulting firm based in Arlington, Virginia, specializing in public affairs and corporate communications work focused on grassroots mobilization, crisis communication, coalition building, media relations, advertising, digital engagement, litigation support and message development.

With experience managing high-profile national projects in the United States and internationally, PLUS Communications' ability to design and deploy a successful advocacy effort is a core competency that is unique among its competitors. PLUS Communications is large enough to run endeavors that are multinational in scale, but the firm takes pride in its founding commitment to work harder than anyone on behalf of its clients – no matter the size of the account.

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