Managing Director, Digital
FP1 Strategies, a political consulting firm based in Arlington, Virginia is looking for an inspirational, creative and hard-working digital strategist to join our fast-growing digital practice to help top-tier political campaigns win, every day.
The ideal candidate should be a motivated self-starter who has a solid understanding of public affairs work at the local, state and national level.
In this position, the Managing Director will work directly with senior leadership on new business and day-to-day management of the firm’s client accounts, specifically:
- Overseeing client strategies from conception to completion by anticipating challenges and ensuring deadline and budget adherence
- Cultivating client relationships to grow current client accounts
- Leading the development of, and strategic planning for, new business proposals
- Managing staff teams and third-party vendors for multiple clients simultaneously
The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:
- Minimum of five years of relevant experience in digital marketing, public affairs, public relations and/or political campaign work; some agency experience required
- Advanced writing skills, ability to write for senior-level management and audiences and proficiency in editing and composition
- Proven track record of developing and executing successful digital strategies
- Significant experience managing and building client relationships
- Strong strategic-thinking skills and the ability to juggle multiple priorities seamlessly
- Experience using digital/social media tools for issue advocacy and public affairs campaigns
- Ability to work under pressure to manage tight deadlines while juggling multiple projects and changing priorities
- Can-do attitude and a willingness to work in the trenches
- Familiarity with the Adobe creative suite is a plus
We offer competitive compensation, medical and dental insurance as well as a fast-paced work environment on a growing team with many opportunities for growth and advancement.
ABOUT FP1 STRATEGIES
FP1 Strategies LLC is a full-service consulting and advertising firm based in Arlington, Virginia specializing in political campaigns work focused on coalition building, grassroots mobilization, advertising, digital engagement and message development.
With experience managing high-profile national projects in the United States and internationally, FP1’s ability to design and deploy a campaign-style, fully-integrated approach is a core competency that is unique among its competitors. FP1 is large enough to run endeavors that are multinational in scale, but the firm takes pride in its founding commitment to work harder than anyone on behalf of its clients – no matter the size of the account. This grit, creativity and focus are what FP1’s “campaign approach” truly represents.