Communications Advisor

Nevada Democratic Victory is seeking a Communications Advisor to execute communication strategies that highlight the work of Democrats up and down the ballot, while holding Nevada Republicans accountable. In addition, they will lead local media outreach and work closely with local and national partners to plan and execute both short and long term communications plans. This position is based in person in Nevada. The ability to work remotely is not available. 

Tasks & Responsibilities

Including, but not limited to:

  • Organizing and executing regular press events
  • Producing and releasing regular written press materials including press-releases, blast emails, talking points, fact sheets, guest columns, and other materials
  • Working with local media
  • Identifying, briefing, and booking surrogates on local outlets to drive key messages
  • Develop messaging around issues for staff, stakeholders, and allies.
  • Briefing allies and producing regular talking point distribution
  • Develop and execute press events with surrogates and elected officials.
  • Direct proactive and rapid response communications.
  • Develop and pitch ideas and pitch stories to reporters in Nevada and nationally.

Required Qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to effectively and clearly communicate with different stakeholders
  • Strong communication skills and ability to communicate priorities, needs, and expectations
  • Experience with online communications and research tools
  • Social media fluency
  • Excellent writing ability and research comprehension
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to succeed in fast-paced environments, meet deadlines, and solve problems

Preferred Background & Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years of related experience, preferably in political communications
  • On-the-record experience is a plus but not required
  • Spanish fluency is a plus but not required

Diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply please submit your resume with this form: https://forms.gle/NVfpWZju5nKzLCqG7

Nevada Democratic Victory (NDV) prohibits discrimination of employment, promotion, compensation, terms, conditions, or privileges of employment on the basis of gender, disability, race, age, national origin, color, creed, sexual orientation, sex (including marital and parental status), gender identity and expression, religion, economic status, ethnic identity, veteran’s status, genetic information or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. This policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of the NDV, including opportunity for employment and treatment as a NDV employee.

NDV is an equal opportunity employer and will comply with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination in employment. NDV’s equal opportunity policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of NDV, including opportunity for employment and treatment as a NDV employee, as well as opportunities for consultants to contract with NDV. NDV is committed to building a staff that reflects the diverse communities that make up our state and the Democratic Party. Working towards the goal of a diverse NDV, our policy extends to both staff and consultants.

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