Government, Political, Digital Engagement Associate
National Association of Chain Drug Stores
Location: Arlington VA - Hybrid
Type: Full Time (Remote & In Office)
Preferred Education: 4 Year Degree
Position offers competitive benefits package, health insurance, generous 401k contribution, parking/transit and more.
Arlington, VA based national trade association seeks individual to join Congressional Relations and Communications team.
Position is accountable for various government, political and digital engagement activities. Specifically, the position will: manage and execute day-to-day social media activities by monitoring, responding, and pro-actively connecting this virtual dialogue to NACDS issue priorities; craft creative social media content; ensure NACDS achieves maximum social media visibility on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media platforms; maintain websites; supportive role in the programmatic operation, execution and maintenance of grassroots and grasstops activities; support political activities of the political action committee.
NACDS is currently a hybrid workplace -- work at least two days per week in the office through the summer (one day is a designated department day) and may work remotely remaining days, subject to change at anytime. Remote work must be within a reasonable commuting distance of our Arlington VA office. Flexibility around core hours. NACDS requires up to date COVID-19 vaccination as condition of employment (proof of vaccination and booster required before your start date), unless a reasonable accommodation has been requested and granted for a bona fide medical or religious reason.
Right candidate understands the digital world, strong communication skills and solid understanding of today’s social media techniques and platforms. Previous experience managing social media; ability to translate ideas into written and visual storytelling; developing and implementing tactical plans and setting digital metrics.
Founded in 1933, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores works to provide the chain drug industry with a unified voice necessary for growth and success. NACDS is still dedicated to its original vision: representing the nation's leading retail chain pharmacies and suppliers.