Biden for President: Spanish-language Press Secretary 

Overview: The Biden For President campaign in Nevada is looking for a Spanish-language Press Secretary. This individual’s goal will be to help drive positive coverage and messaging in Spanish-speaking communities. The Spanish-language Press Secretary will work with the broader Nevada communications team.

The ideal candidate for this role has experience in political communications and media, excellent written and verbal Spanish-language skills, and a strong cultural awareness of major issues relevant to Hispanic/Latino communities. This role will be based in Las Vegas and reports to the Nevada Communications Director.

To apply, please email [email protected] with your name and the position in the subject line.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Building relationships with media, primarily with Spanish-speaking press
  • Serve as an on-camera and on-the-record spokesperson for Spanish-speaking media
  • Draft and/or translate press materials in both English and Spanish, including press releases, talking points, and op-eds. 
  • Work and communicate effectively with other members of the Communications team to achieve departmental goals. 
  • Staff and advance campaign events, including interviews, press conferences, and surrogate travel
  • Work closely with political and organizing teams in order to build relationships 
  • Monitors media, including news and social media, and distributes relevant information to the communications team and senior staff.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • Prior experience working in political communications, including in state, local, or federal government or on campaigns
  • Fluent in Spanish, with excellent professional Spanish-language writing skills 
  • Experience talking to and building relationships with members of the press 
  • Excellent cultural competency within Latino communities, experience organizing and engaging with Spanish-speaking communities a plus
  • Familiarity with Nevada’s press corps and media landscape
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects at once.
  • Ability to work both independently as well as part of a team
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Effective communication skills.
Salary: $6,500 per month

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Biden for President is committed to diversity among its staff, and recognizes that its continued success requires the highest commitment to obtaining and retaining a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to supporters and constituents. The campaign is an equal opportunity employer and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, economic status, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity or expression, ethnic identity or disability, or any other legally protected basis. The campaign is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities in the hiring process and on the job, as required by applicable law. The campaign will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination and any such conduct is strictly prohibited.

All information provided to Biden for President must be accurate and truthful. In the event that any information on your resume or related materials are found to be untruthful, the campaign reserves the right to disregard applications or take immediate disciplinary action, up to and including termination, and also reserves the right to take legal action for related damages.

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