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Full Time

in Washington D.C.

Principal, Communications

Precision Strategies, a leading data, digital and communications strategy firm, is looking for a Principal for Communications in their Washington D.C. office to support its fast- growing communications practice. As a firm, we work on the top issues of the day for high-profile corporate, non-profit, political and social advocacy clients.

We are a team of communications professionals with a diverse set of experiences who bring our expertise to the table to help clients achieve their goals. We strive for a collaborative, team-focused environment where employees have opportunities to continue developing their professional skills.

The Principal for Communications will lead a team in developing and implementing strategic communications programs on behalf of clients – including, but not limited to, strategic planning and message development, media relations, content creation, presentations and more.

We seek a senior communications professional who possesses excellent writing and oral communication skills, client management experience (or similar experience in corporate, political or advocacy roles), and a strong network of relationships with the media. This person should thrive in a fast-paced environment, want to work in a team-oriented environment, and be inclined to seek out challenges and opportunities.

The Principal will:

  • Serve as client relationship manager on communications issues and programs
  • Develop and oversee the implementation of strategic communication initiatives and programs
  • Develop a wide-range of communication materials such as memos, strategies, PowerPoint presentations, press releases, talking points, opinion editorials and speeches
  • Build media relationships
  • Manage an in-house team effectively and efficiently
  • Contribute to new business proposals and presentations
  • Work collaboratively across communications, data and digital departments on behalf of clients

Experience and Qualifications

  • 6-8 years or excellent experience in communications role in an in-house, government or consultancy environment
  • Experience managing strategic communication programs and sensitive communication issues
  • Wide-ranging relationships with media
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Creative, energetic, detail-oriented and possesses an entrepreneurial spirit

Interested applicants should send a resume to jobs@precisionstrategies.com.