National Public Pension Coalition

Digital Media Specialist

Based in Washington, DC

Overview of the Coalition
The National Public Pension Coalition (NPPC) is comprised of the AFL-CIO, AFSCME, AFT, IAFF, NEA, NCPERS and SEIU. NPPC organizes and supports state-based coalitions and conducts national media strategies in defense of public employee defined benefit pension systems. NPPC is a 501(c)(4) grassroots and political organization.


  • Lead NPPC’s digital communications effort at the state level
  • Assist states with management of webpages, Facebook, Twitter, email and other online mediums
  • Design graphics, shareable content, one-pagers, and other campaign and educational materials
  • Ability to edit video content
  • Find creative ways to communicate information about pensions and retirement security to the public
  • Develop, plan and direct online communications strategies and calendars for state coalitions
  • Develop materials, including fact sheets, press releases, opinion pieces, tool kits, etc.
  • Advise local campaigns on effective digital communications strategy and member mobilization efforts
  • Other duties as assigned.

Direction and Decision Making:
This position reports to NPPC’s Executive Director.

Education and Experience:

  • A combination of education and experience that would provide for the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
  • 1-2 years’ experience working on a campaign, a legislative office or in some communications capacity
  • Excellent verbal, written and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated skill with Facebook, Twitter, and Action Network
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Power Point, and Google
  • Excellent proofreading ability
  • Demonstrated strong writing skills related to correspondence
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments and meet competing deadlines
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret and apply organizational policies and procedures
  • Experience with utilizing and navigating the internet for information finding

Physical Requirements:
Work is generally performed in an office setting in Washington DC, but may require travel. On occasion, long and irregular hours may be required.

Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. We offer a competitive benefits package.

To Apply
Please send résumé and cover letter to Bridget Early, bearly@protectpensions.org.

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