Leading thinking

 

Associate

Experience: 1-3 years 

  • Project coordinator for advocacy, communications and policy clients
  • Lead and contribute to internal firm projects
     
  • Advocacy:
    • Ability to learn and implement field organizing techniques into a campaign structure
    • Draft constituent level materials and track all activities, daily
    • Research policy issues and message testing
    • Responsible for managing national field teams and reporting to 2-4 clients
  • Communications:
    • Handling media requests, arranging press interviews, assisting in writing press releases, pitching journalists, etc.
    • Build and maintain strong relationships with key reporters, producers, etc.
    • Assist with executing events, including press conferences, speaking engagements, editorial board meetings and media trainings
  • Policy:
  • Collect, conduct and present quantitative and qualitative research & analysis
  • Write concise memos that summarize and analyze findings
  • Draft extensive reports presenting the analysis, including quantified effects
  • Research and monitor clients’ business and industry to maintain a current knowledge base

Expectations/Experience:

  • Team Player
  • Familiarity with business, economics, politics and the legislative process
  • Motivated & self-starting
  • Willingness to learn new skills and participate in new projects
  • Solid writing and presentation skills, attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task.
  • Project management experience and ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Agency, publicly-traded company, or Hill/Administration experience a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field.
  • A demonstrated ability to work independently as well as in a small team is essential.
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite to include Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.

How to apply: Email resume and cover letter to careers@hamiltonps.com with subject line: "Associate"