We're looking for scrappy, talented, and motivated organizers, designers and developers


Front-End Website Developer

Veracity Media, a digital strategy consulting firm focusing on political campaigns and non-profit advocacy, is looking to hire a smart, highly creative, scrappy, and motivated website developer in Washington, D.C.

If you get excited by coding great websites, apps, or tools; if you like hacking up fixes to things that should work and using APIs to do cool things; if you are interested in working at a small start-up firm whose team members' mission and purpose extends beyond the work immediately in front of them, then this is the job for you!

On an average day, you might be taking a design mockup and coding it into a dynamic, mobile-responsive website or building a Twitter widget so supporters of a campaign can tweet at legislators. If you like coding websites and apps, we want to interview you!

Above all, Veracity is a fun, exciting, and flexible place to work.

Helpful things:

  • Experience in building websites using HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript/jQuery
  • Experience with Bootstrap or Foundation
  • Experience with Sass or another CSS preprocessor
  • Experience with WordPress, NationBuilder, Drupal or other CMSes
  • Experience using the command line and using Git/Github for version control
  • Experience with JavaScript task runners like Grunt or Gulp
  • Experience with node.js and NPM
  • Knowledge of PHP, Rails and/or other back-end experience

What else might help you succeed at Veracity?

  • Highly creative, innovative thinker capable of handling multiple projects across all phases of execution with excellent attention to detail
  • Interest in design and UI
  • Experience building wireframes
  • Strong communication skills, flexible and client-oriented
  • Experience with NGP/VAN, Salsa, NationBuilder or other CRMs
  • Political or issue advocacy campaign experience
  • Project management and client delivery experience
  • Website project management (non-technical)
  • Management of large/influential social media accounts
  • Managed or worked on mass email campaigns to large/influential lists

This is a D.C. based position. Interviews may take place over the phone or in person. Applicants may be asked to submit work samples beyond what is initially provided. We offer a competitive salary, based on experience, and you will have access to Veracity’s healthcare benefits package, commission for work brought in, as well as the potential for more benefits down the road.

Please submit your resume, cover letter, any work samples you find relevant, and favorite ice cream flavor to jobs@veracitymedia.com. Please include the position you are applying for in the subject line.

Senior Digital Strategist

Veracity Media is a progressive digital strategy and political consulting firm based in Washington D.C. We're ramping up for Congressional campaigns, Statewide races, as well as down-ballot races all across the country, and we need tech-savvy Senior Digital Strategists to run smart, effective and comprehensive digital campaigns, with an emphasis on digital fundraising, to help Democratic candidates and progressive causes.

If you are passionate about politics and advocacy, have a solid digital skill-set, are a strong team player, and believe you have what it takes to develop an expansive digital organizing campaign for a Red-to-Blue race that'll be getting National attention, then this is the position for you. You'll be running innovative email, social and advertising campaigns, and working on cutting-edge websites and web tools like NGP, ActBlue, BSD, and others.

Veracity Media is located in the new WeWork - Manhattan Laundry Building in Washington D.C.'s U Street Neighborhood. We are a tight-knit team of creative, driven strategists, designers, and developers who go above and beyond to help our clients succeed. 

Above all, Veracity is a fun, exciting, and flexible place to work.

The following list of skills and experiences are all valuable to the position. None are required, but these are all skills our strategists bring to the table:

Helpful Experience:

  • 2 cycle or more of digital experience with a campaign, state party, or committee
  • 2 cycles or more of experience with a digital fundraising firm
  • 2+ years of combined communications and fundraising experience at a labor union, PAC, advocacy organization, or agency that works with political/advocacy clients.

Professional Skills:

  • Excellent writing ability
  • Experience writing in the voices of high-profile candidates or causes
  • Management of large/influential social media accounts
  • Project management and client delivery experience
  • Website project management (non-technical)
  • Ability to manage several projects at once, from assignment to delivery in a fast-paced environment.

Useful Technical Skills:

  • Online advertising: Facebook, Google Adwords, Twitter, DSPs, etc.
  • Design: Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator/Canva/etc.
  • Coding: HTML and CSS; Javascript and/or jQuery are a plus
  • Digital Tools: NGP, BSD, ActBlue, ActionKit, NationBuilder, Salsa, etc.
  • Database management: VAN, Excel, SQL, etc.

Logistics:

  • This is a D.C.-based position. Remote applicants will not be considered. Interviews may take place over the phone or in person.
  • Applicants may be asked to submit work samples beyond what is initially provided.
  • We offer a competitive salary, based on experience (not campaign wages!)
  • We offer access to Veracity’s health, dental, and vision packages, 401K with employer matching, unlimited cold brew and beer on tap, and more.

Veracity Media is located in the new WeWork - Manhattan Laundry Building in Washington D.C.'s U Street Neighborhood. We are a tight-knit team of creative, driven strategists, designers, and developers who go above and beyond to help our clients succeed.  

Please submit your resume, cover letter, any work samples you find relevant, and favorite ice cream flavor to jobs@veracitymedia.com.

Copywriter

Veracity Media is a progressive digital strategy and political consulting firm based in Washington D.C. We need a detail-oriented, creative, experienced, full-time copywriter, to help elect Democratic candidates and forward progressive causes.

If you are passionate about politics and advocacy, have a solid digital skill-set, are a strong team player, and believe you have what it takes to craft content for several of our amazing clients with a focus on raising money and engaging the supporters they need to win, then this is the position for you.

Job Responsibilities

  • Daily drafting of fundraising and non-fundraising blast email content
  • Occasional drafting of ad copy and content for Facebook ads and more
  • Writing and presenting different options and variations to client leads and senior staff
  • Modifying copy until the client and leads are satisfied
  • Overseeing the production phase as needed

Required Qualifications

  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Strong writing, copyediting, and proofreading skills, on short deadlines
  • Ability to manage several projects at once, from assignment to delivery, in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to think creatively under pressure
  • Ability to understand clients’ messages and translate them into compelling content
  • Ability to identify compelling imagery for clients' messages
  • Competence conducting research to assist in crafting accurate copy
  • Ability to work effectively in a team-based, collaborative environment
  • Strong familiarity with the American electoral system and current political and domestic issues

Useful Technical Skills

  • Online advertising: Facebook, Google Adwords, Twitter, DSPs, etc.
  • Design: Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator/Canva/etc.
  • Coding: HTML and CSS; Javascript and/or jQuery are a plus
  • Digital Tools: NGP, BSD, ActBlue, ActionKit, NationBuilder, Salsa, etc.
  • Database management: VAN, Excel, SQL, etc.

Logistics

  • This is a D.C.-based position. Remote applicants will not be considered. Interviews may take place over the phone or in person.
  • Applicants may be asked to submit work samples beyond what is initially provided.
  • We offer a competitive salary, based on experience.
  • We offer access to Veracity’s health, dental, and vision packages, 401K with employer matching, unlimited cold brew and beer on tap, and more.

Veracity Media is located in the WeWork Manhattan Laundry Building in Washington D.C.'s U Street Neighborhood. We are a tight-knit team of creative, driven strategists, designers, and developers who go above and beyond to help our clients succeed.

Please submit your resume, cover letter, writing sample (no college essays, please), and favorite ice cream flavor to jobs@veracitymedia.com . Include "Copywriter" in the subject line of your email.  Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. 

Front-End Designer

Veracity Media, a digital strategy consulting firm focusing on political campaigns and non-profit advocacy, is looking to hire a smart, highly creative, scrappy, and motivated website designer in Washington, D.C.

If designing stuff, from logos to websites, is your passion; if you are interested in working at a small start-up firm whose team members’ mission and purpose extend beyond the work immediately in front of them, then this is the job for you!

On an average day, you might be working on eye-catching social media graphics primed to go viral, or taking a client’s vision and translating it into a Photoshop mock-up of their future website.

This position is great for entry level designers with a strong portfolio of work to show off, or experienced creators who are interested in developing their skills in multiple areas. Either way, apply!

Above all, Veracity is a fun, exciting, and flexible place to work.

Stuff that will help:

  • Knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign, Sketch, Illustrator, other design platforms

  • Understanding of graphic design principles, layout, composition, fonts and color theory

  • Experience in traditional and non-traditional media including but not limited to: web/interactive, mobile applications, identity/branding, marketing and communications materials

  • A strong portfolio of work

What else might help you succeed at Veracity?

  • Highly creative, innovative thinker capable of handling multiple projects across all phases of execution with excellent attention to detail

  • Strong communication skills, flexible and client-oriented

  • Experience with NationBuilder or NGP/VAN

  • 2 cycles or more of political campaign field organizing experience

  • 1 cycle or more of political campaign digital experience

  • 1 cycle or more of political campaign communications experience

  • Excellent writing ability

  • Project management and client delivery experience

  • Website project management (non-technical)

  • Management of large/influential social media accounts

  • Managed or worked on mass email campaigns to large/influential lists

This is a D.C. based position. Remote applicants will not be considered. Interviews may take place over the phone or in person. Applicants may be asked to submit work samples beyond what is initially provided. We offer a competitive salary, based on experience, and you will have access to Veracity’s healthcare benefits package, commission for work brought in, as well as the potential for more benefits down the road.  

Please submit your resume, cover letter, any work samples you find relevant, and favorite ice cream flavor to jobs@veracitymedia.com. Please include the position you are applying for in the subject line.

 

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