Communications Specialist I
Public Affairs Department
Los Angeles, CA
We fight for the respect and dignity of some of the most hard-working people in this country who are on the frontlines of taking care of some of the most vulnerable citizens.
We are looking for talented and creative individuals to fill research, organizing and lead organizing positions across the state of California.
Department: Public Affairs
Work within public affairs of SEIU Local 2015 is about successful and effective communication internally and externally. Internally, it is focused on clear, concise, and engaging message development and strategies that inform and mobilize members and staff in the many languages and means that are accessible to them. Externally, it is working to become known as a leading voice, advocate, and authority for quality long term care in the state of California and a catalyst for social and economic justice in our communities. By doing so, we will have made the very landscape that we organize, bargain, and do political work on, easier terrain. This will raise standards for our members, their families and communities.
Duties and Responsibilities
Required Skills, Abilities and Experience:
The Communications Specialist is expected to embrace, promote and demonstrate the organizations’ core values - Excellence, Diversity, Accountability, Transparency, Empowerment--, which include but are not limited to:
Ensure outstanding representation of the organization to internal and external allies and constituents.
Work is generally performed in an office setting. However, duties and function may require performing work in the field with members and outside constituents. Some irregular hours required. Intermittent travel may be required.
Scope and Nature of Supervision:
Communication Specialist may report to a Communications Director, Public Affairs Director, local union officer, or other assigned supervisor. Communication Specialists are frequently expected to operate without day-to-day supervision, to develop their own work plans and goals, and to act with a degree of discretion and independent judgment. Accordingly, they must be strong self-starters and have a commitment to fulfill the objectives of the organization.
To Apply For This Position
Mail, e-mail or fax a detailed resume, cover letter, a one-page writing sample and the name, job title, address, and phone number of three professional references to:
In subject of email: Position Title of Position you are applying for
SEIU Local 2015
c/o Human Resources
2515 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90057
Attn: Human Resources
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