We are currently reviewing candidates for the following positions:

Political Media Buying Assistant

Are you interested in politics and campaigns? Do you have an interest in working in the fast-paced political world? Strategic Media Services (SMS) is looking for a highly motivated, recent college graduate who is looking to take on the high stakes 2022 campaign cycle.

We are seeking someone that wants to break into the campaign world. Someone who is looking to get involved directly in the political media scene would be a great fit for our company. SMS needs a go-getter with the ability to meet tight deadlines while assisting our media team. The Media Assistant will be responsible for managing a variety of responsibilities, from logistical support for ad/commercial and digital ad placement, to coordination with sales departments for national tv/radio stations and digital platforms. Additionally, the Media Assistant will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of the ad buying process in the paid political ad buying world.

Political Competitive Analyst

Do you follow Senate and Congressional races just for fun? Do your top sites include several political news outlets and blogs? Are you interested in getting involved in a multitude of high-profile political races across the country? If so, then Strategic Media Services (SMS) wants you as a competitive spending analyst for the 2022 political cycle. We are a Republican media agency based in Ballston, VA, seeking a politically-minded person to track media spending from opposing candidates, Super PACs, and political parties.

Daily tasks include gathering and organizing media buys, data entry and manipulation, and communicating with TV and radio sales representatives; all to generate actionable spending reports for political clients. The position involves research on political candidates, races, and PACs at the federal, state, and local level: candidate should have an understanding of current political races and events, and previous campaign experience or experience in a political office is a plus. This position requires the ability to work well under pressure, as part of a team, in a fast-paced environment. Exceptional attention to detail is a must. Experience with Excel is required; experience with a database management platform and Tableau are preferred.

To be considered, please e-mail resume with salary requirements and availability to: Attn:  Human Resources