Careers

Director

Dezenhall Resources, Ltd. is looking for a full-time Director (in Washington, DC or remote) to join our dynamic and growing team. Our team works in a highly collaborative, results-oriented, fast-paced, and fun environment that values mentorship and has great opportunity for talented and driven employees to grow and advance. We value strategic thinking, a sense of urgency, integrity, flexibility, and a winning attitude.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES.

Directors at Dezenhall play a crucial role in supporting the development and executing unique communications and advocacy strategies that achieve winning outcomes for our clients. 

Client Strategy & Engagement

  • Developing and maintaining client relationships 
  • Conceive and execute public affairs programs for clients 
  • Distilling complicated issues into consumable messages to deliver through a variety of channels  
  • Develop and maintain strong media and third-party/advocacy relationships inside and outside of the Beltway 
  • Project manage complex issue campaigns (local, state, federal, international) 
  • Effectively manage client deliverables and budgets 
  • Writing effective and persuasive client and third-party deliverables, including messaging documents, narratives, opinion editorials, white papers, memos, creative digital campaigns, and more 

Business Development

  • Assisting the Dezenhall team to develop new business proposals and participate in potential client pitches and presentations

QUALIFICATIONS.

  • 4 – 8 years of professional experience in political, communications, public affairs or advocacy roles working on political campaigns with elected officials, grassroots organizations, digital media firms, corporate communications teams or public affairs firms. 
  • Organized and detail-oriented with the capacity to multitask and prioritize competing priorities 
  • Strong writing and presentation skills 
  • Understands the role of targeted digital paid media campaigns in conjunction with traditional public affairs tactics  
  • Experience and/or interest in developing digital strategy and tactical assets like landing pages, microsites, ads (display, social, native, etc.), and video content 
  • Ability to distill complicated concepts into digestible plans, messaging, presentations and other work products
  • Excels in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines 
  • Work well as part of a team, as well as independently 
  • Ability to take initiative, think and react quickly, and problem solve 
  • Understand the ever-changing media and political landscape 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Google Suite, Canva and Adobe  
  • Ability to travel as needed

COMPENSATION + BENEFITS.

The salary range for director role is $90,000 – $150,000. Dezenhall Resources employees enjoy competitive salaries commensurate with experience and a generous benefits package including medical/vision/dental insurance, 401(k) with company match, 11 Federal holidays plus paid time off (PTO) and much more.

HOW TO APPLY.

Qualified candidates can apply by sending their resumes to: careers@dezenhall.com. We will reach out to you should we wish to pursue your submission.