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Communications Associate

Posted by
Burness
|
Bethesda, MD
New
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Published 15 days ago

We seek candidates with at least 5 years of

experience in social

change communications, including public relations, advocacy,

nonprofit communications, or in a communications office on Capitol

Hill. The ideal candidate would have a range of skills in

communications strategy, media relations, social media, project

management, and writing, as well as a background or strong passion in

health and equity.  



Burness is

a mission-driven communications firm committed to helping nonprofits advance

social change worldwide. Since our founding more than 30 years ago, we’ve

worked with more than 700 nonprofits in the US and around the world. 



This candidate would primarily work on our efforts to

support children’s health and wellbeing



You are a good fit for this position if you can: 




  • manage
  • independent projects and client relationships with guidance from
  • senior members of the team 

  • work
  • collaboratively with a team

  • successfully
  • engage media, social audiences and organizations to raise visibility on
  • and interest in issues 

  • develop and
  • maintain meaningful relationships with reporters 

  • write
  • clearly and concisely (blogs, press releases, op-eds, social media
  • content) 

  • copy-edit
  • long and short-form documents 

  • be
  • flexible and willing to change course quickly and jump into
  • projects 



This position is based in the Washington, D.C. area. 



Burness offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Send resume and cover letter to jobs@burnesss.com. 



 



We seek candidates with at least 5 years of

experience in social

change communications, including public relations, advocacy,

nonprofit communications, or in a communications office on Capitol

Hill. The ideal candidate would have a range…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Bethesda, MD
Associated Location
Bethesda, MD, USA

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