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Communications Assistant

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Climate Power
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Washington, D.C., DC
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Published 21 days ago

Climate Power has an immediate opening for a communications assistant to work with the team’s communications staff on research, writing, and communications support.

Climate Power is an independent strategic communications and paid media operation focused on building the political will and public support for bold climate action. Founded by the Center for American Progress Action Fund, League of Conservation Voters, and Sierra Club, Climate Power integrates hard-hitting research, polling, state and national earned media, digital and paid media to influence the national conversation, embolden leaders to take immediate, bold climate action, and expose climate deniers and their oil and gas lobby allies.

Responsibilities

  • Research and writing: Complete research projects and draft and edit talking points, press releases, pitch materials, opinion pieces, messaging, and campaign materials.
  • Support media strategies: Work with Climate Power’s communications team to develop, manage, and update a daily, weekly, and monthly communications calendar, create media lists, track media clips and analyze media coverage .
  • Campaign tracking: Track and support Climate Power’s activities to ensure the team is leveraging all available resources for maximum programmatic impact.
  • Administrative tasks: Process administrative forms and other tasks as assigned. Create, organize, and maintain accurate written and electronic files and databases.
  • Perform other duties as needed.

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced campaign environment with unpredictable hours in high-pressure situations.
  • Excellent research and writing skills.
  • Detail-oriented and organized.
  • Climate issue advocacy, electoral and press/media experience is a plus. 

Climate Power is a fiscally sponsored project of Resources Legacy Fund (RLF) and Fund for a Better Future (FBF). RLF and FBF are equal opportunity employers and welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, or sexual orientation. 

This full time, non-exempt position reports to Climate Power’s Managing Director of Communications. Non-exempt positions are paid hourly, the pay offered for this position totals approximately $50,000 annually (Rate of $25.64 per hour). We offer a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision insurance, 401(k) plan, and generous paid time off.

Climate Power has an immediate opening for a communications assistant to work with the team’s communications staff on research, writing, and communications support.

Climate Power is an independent strategic communications and paid…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Washington, D.C., DC, USA

How to Apply

To apply, complete the application at this link: https://jobs.lever.co/climatepower/c1e94007-5c00-45a5-b8d1-5dee0b4a859d

To apply, complete the application at this link: https://jobs.lever.co/climatepower/c1e94007-5c00-45a5-b8d1-5dee0b4a859d

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