Washington-Baltimore News Guild, TNG-CWA Local 32035

Washington-Baltimore News Guild
TNG-CWA Local 32035

Union Representative

Based in Washington, DC


The Washington-Baltimore News Guild, TNG-CWA Local 32035 is seeking a full-time Union Representative to join its staff in Washington, D.C. Our Local represents a mixture of news organizations, staff unions and non-profits, and we’re looking for someone with a range of skills. The ideal candidate for this job should have 3 to 5 years’ experience in union work, preferably in the news information industry, and should be skilled in contract negotiations, representation, training, recruitment, organizing and implementing internal issue campaigns. Excellent communication and computer skills are crucial. Our Guild representatives must be comfortable taking on tough national employers such as The Washington Post, Tribune Publishing Company and/or Bloomberg.

The Washington-Baltimore News Guild is an equal opportunity employer with members that care deeply about building an inclusive, diverse and equitable staff. Though we prefer candidates who have completed higher education, we encourage anyone interested in joining our team to submit an application.

This job is union protected and all professional staffers’ contracts are bargained every three years. Starting annual salary for this position ranges from approximately $70,000 to $85,000, depending on experience level. Benefits include excellent health insurance and secure retirement.

To Apply
Please email a cover letter describing your experience and approach to the job as well as a résumé to the Search Committee at: nbanks@wbng.org. Please put “WBNG staff rep application” in the subject line.

We will begin accepting applications on Monday, October 26, 2020, and will close the application window on Dec. 7, 2020.

WHEN APPLYING: Be sure to indicate that you saw this information at UNIONJOBS.COM.