Bluelight Strategies seeks an Associate to join its fast-paced practice. Candidates should be highly motivated self-starters looking to put their politics and passion to work for progressive nonprofits focusing on a range of issues including human rights, conflict resolution, the intersection of faith and politics — and, of course, campaigns and elections. Knowledge of Middle East issues and the American Jewish community is a plus. Candidates must have at least three years of communications experience in the nonprofit, government or political sector. Successful candidates also will display excellent written and oral communication skills, proven success at placing stories with major media outlets, understanding of sophisticated marketing campaigns and professional knowledge of social media.
About the Firm:
Bluelight Strategies, a boutique full-service strategic communications firm in Washington, D.C., focuses on message strategy, targeted media outreach, and designing and publicizing high-profile events. The firm has made a name for itself through its commitment to issues of significant social importance within the realms of domestic American politics, progressive foreign policy initiatives and religious affairs. More at www.bluelightstrategies.com
Please submit a resume, cover letter, salary history and writing samples. Your samples should include a press release, an opinion piece and two posts on social media. Materials should be submitted. Please put “associate” in the subject line.
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