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At Axiom, we’re anything but ordinary. We strive to create an environment that is fun, challenging, interesting, and above all, dynamic. We value challenging the status quo and don’t believe in doing things simply because that’s how they’ve always been done. If you want an opportunity to make your mark, check out our open positions below.

Senior Associate, Public Affairs

Clout Public Affairs is hiring for a position in its Washington, D.C. office that will support a variety of clients in the corporate, association and political realms. Clout is a division of Axiom Strategies, which is the largest Republican consulting firm in the country.

Responsibilities:


  • Reach out to establish positive working relationships with reporters to pitch stories or manage narrative for clients
  • Manage reaction to media inquiries, including serving as the client’s spokesperson when appropriate
  • Writing, editing, and proofreading client talking points, scripts and speeches
  • Monitor print and online publications as well as social media for news affecting client industries and keep key audiences informed through quality media reports
  • Develop frequent deliverables to clients for media monitoring, press releases
  • Manage electronic distribution of news releases, newsletters, and other media communications
  • Create or maintain press contact lists for various clients’ and Axiom needs
  • Ensure client messages are being distributed in engaging formats, including video, infographics, slide shows, etc., and create those materials as needed
  • Lead weekly client conference calls, following up with notes and action items from the client team

Requirements:


  • Three to five years of political communications experience, preferably on Capitol Hill
  • Relationship with reporters in Washington D.C and the ability to expand your network on national and local level
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Strong interest in and knowledge of politics, government and campaigns
  • Self-starter who will take ownership of a process and use problem-solving skills to resolve issues
  • Ability to organize and manage several priorities while working under pressure and with strict deadlines
  • Experience creating infographics and dynamic charts, working knowledge of video-editing software a plus
  • Willingness to work flexible hours and when needed, including evenings and weekends.
  • Occasional travel
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university

To apply, click below and be sure to include your résumé and cover letter.

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Account Manager

We have an immediate need for an enthusiastic, driving perfectionist to provide copywriting, and creative services to our political and public affairs clients in print and digital mediums. This position is currently contract only, through October of 2018.

Responsibilities:


  • Serve as creative support for clients, under the leadership of the Director of Accounts, Art Director, and lead consultant
  • Participate in the development of original ad concepts
  • Execute on ad concepts
  • Participate in strategy and creative planning sessions
  • Work with designers to ensure ads align with goals of the campaign
  • Manage your own workflow according to set procedures and timelines
  • Work cross-functionally to develop and evolve ideas to bring together political strategy and corporate objectives as needed

Requirements:


  • Minimum 1-3 years of experience working in a consulting, agency, campaign, or public official’s office environment
  • Experience working with quantitative and qualitative research and understanding basic political principles
  • Experience working with creative people in a political environment
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Excellent proofreading skills
  • Incredible attention to detail
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work long hours during campaign season

The ideal candidate would be outgoing, creative, energetic and a little bit restless, possess a great work ethic, and be independent but enjoy collaborating on projects with the creative team. Experience in email, digital, and/or print advertising a plus.

To apply, click below and be sure to include your résumé and cover letter.

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Graphic Designer

We have an immediate need for a resourceful, driven, introspective Graphic Designer to provide design across multiple mediums in a highly-charged, fast-paced creative environment

This position is located in Kansas City, MO.

Responsibilities:


  • Design for print, digital, and video
  • Manage your own workflows and assignments with some oversight
  • Work cross-functionally to develop and evolve ideas to bring together political strategy and campaign objectives as needed
  • Work among the best in the industry

Requirements:


  • Minimum of 2 years of professional design experience
  • Experience working in multiple mediums
  • Experience working in teams
  • Extremely high attention to detail
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work long hours for an extended period of time
  • Ability to produce consistently
  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Advanced skills with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Experience working in a consulting, agency, and/or campaign environment a plus
  • Experience with audio or video production a plus

The ideal candidate would be a serious, creative perfectionist, possess a great work ethic, and be independent but enjoy collaborating on projects with the creative team.

To apply, click below and be sure to include your résumé and portfolio.

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