Americans for Prosperity Foundation War Room Associate in Arlington, Virginia
In Pursuit Of is looking for a War Room Associate to join its press team. The position requires the ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment to monitor key issues in the media and identify and distribute breaking news as it happens. An ideal candidate will be passionate about free-market policy issues, thrive in a team environment, and demonstrate a commitment to professionalism and customer-focus.
In Pursuit Of is a full-service communications and marketing capability that drives ideas and shapes debates in pursuit of a free and open society. Our mission-driven partnerships advance policy, political, and cultural change that enable people to improve their lives.
We are looking for colleagues committed to advancing our mission with energy, commitment, and passion for what they do.
Working at In Pursuit Of is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees. Ten Guiding Principles that encourage principled thought and action form the MBM® culture: Integrity, Compliance, Value Creation, Principled Entrepreneurship, Customer Focus, Knowledge, Change, Humility, Respect, and Fulfillment.
Conduct regular monitoring of media (print and broadcast) and blog outlets on a variety of subjects and interest areas on the national and state levels. Topics include the U.S. economy, federal spending, healthcare, cronyism, corporate welfare, criminal justice reform and freedom of speech
Secure transcripts and clips of TV and radio broadcasts to share with the team
Produce and distribute breaking, morning, afternoon and daily news reports to highlight main findings and note potential areas for further interest for an audience of mostly internal stakeholders and decision-makers as well as some external entities
Professional experience with detail-oriented, customer-focused responsibilities preferred, but not required
Demonstrated interest in developing communications abilities and responsibilities
Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Ability to take initiative, collaborate, and work independently while integrating a high degree of attention to detail and organization
Excellent customer service, communication, and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal
Self-starter attitude and high sense of urgency
Familiarity with and commitment to free-market principles
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