30 Jun 2014

Public Affairs / Communication Associate

American Planning AssociationWashington, District of Columbia, United States

Job Description

National association focused on planning and community development policy is seeking a communications professional to manage relations with traditional and digital media; provide guidance on overall communications and messaging strategies; and coordinate key communication campaigns and initiatives.  This position oversees a national community recognition program and provides communications support for government relations and policy advocacy initiatives, including national polling. Associate will assist the Policy and Communications Director with program development and implementation. 

Requires a minimum of five years of experience in public information, advocacy, communications or media relations and degree in journalism, communications or related field. Prefer candidates with knowledge of and passion for city planning, community development and local government issues and prior non-profit experience. Send cover letter, resume and writing sample to govtaffairs@planning.org.  

How to Apply

Send cover letter, resume and writing sample to govtaffairs@planning.org.  

Job Types: Full-Time. Job listing expires in 7 days.

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