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Communications Associate

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Vote Smart
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Tucson, AZ

Vote Smart


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Published 20 days ago

At least $22,000Eligible for salary increases after 6 months

Help defend democracy by joining our team of dedicated staff as a spokesperson for a political culture of transparency and facts. Your efforts will be crucial to our democracy as we head toward the 2022 elections!


Vote Smart - a national organization designed to protect citizens from fake news and provide direct access to the factual records on those we elect - is seeking a Communications Associate to help with a variety of communications and other efforts, including email marketing and advance work. This position will work from Tucson, AZ.

Duties may include:

  • Helping create content for email and other marketing; assisting with graphic design as needed
  • Helping write and edit other external communications to members and public
  • Communicating with corporate and other organizational contacts
  • Researching and assisting with new outreach campaigns
  • Providing administrative assistance to the organization President, as necessary

Skills desired:

  • A strong interest in politics
  • Articulate verbal and good writing skills are essential
  • Strong editing skills; an ability to set politics aside and write in a nonpartisan manner
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to externally communicate courteously and effectively
  • Effective time management skills; ability to keep oneself organized without supervision
  • Social media and graphic design experience is a bonus


Vote Smart, founded by Presidents Carter, Ford, and other national leaders, is a nonprofit national research center that collects accurate and factual information on over 40,000 political leaders. Our goal is to empower voters with access to a vast library of reliable, nonpartisan, factual political information. Your job will be to convey this powerful message to millions of Americans. Watch our video to learn more: https://votesmart.org/about#video

Help defend democracy by joining our team of dedicated staff as a spokesperson for a political culture of transparency and facts. Your efforts will be crucial to our democracy as we head toward the 2022 elections!


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Details at a glance

  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

100% employer-paid health benefits after 60 days (dental offered)

Paid Time Off after 6 months

100% employer-paid health benefits after 60 days (dental offered)

Paid Time Off after 6 months

Location

On-site
Tucson, AZ

How to Apply

To Apply:

Submit a resume, cover letter and three professional references to richard@votesmart.org.

To Apply:

Submit a resume, cover letter and three professional references to richard@votesmart.org.

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