The Bipartisan Policy Center is a non-profit organization that combines the best ideas from both parties to promote health, security, and opportunity for all Americans. BPC drives principled and politically viable policy solutions through the power of rigorous analysis, painstaking negotiation, and aggressive advocacy.
As the only Washington, DC-based think tank that actively promotes bipartisanship, BPC works to address the key challenges facing the nation. Our policy solutions are the product of informed deliberations by former elected and appointed officials, business and labor leaders, and academics and advocates who represent both ends of the political spectrum. We are currently focused on health, energy, national and homeland security, the economy, housing, immigration, infrastructure, and governance.
BPC has an immediate opening for a full-time Communications Assistant. This position will support all functions of a busy press shop, including both digital and traditional media. Candidates should have prior experience on Capitol Hill or in political media, journalism or public relations. Superior writing and organizational skills are required.
The Communications Assistant will be responsible for drafting press releases, media advisories, e-newsletters, blog posts and other forms of written communications as needed. He or she will also manage and maintain press lists for the organization.
Job duties will include but not be limited to:
BPC offers a highly competitive salary and provides generous benefits. Individuals interested in this position should send resume, cover letter, writing sample, transcript, and references. Please include the title of this job (Communications Assistant), in the subject line of the application email.
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