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Senior Political Strategist

Job Description

Are you looking to join an established (but growing) political marketing agency serving right-leaning PACs, candidates, party committees, and grassroots lobbying organizations?  Are you interested in fundraising, membership, political advocacy and/or voter contact?  Is it important to you to work with energetic, motivated, knowledgeable teammates who believe in our clients and in each other?

You’ll find all that and then some at The Lukens Company, where we are seeking a Senior Political Strategist to join our Political Division and manage direct mail and multi-channel marketing campaigns for our growing list of clients across the Republican spectrum.

Working from our corporate headquarters in Arlington, VA, you will spend your time helping congressional candidates raise money, strengthening the membership bases of organizations fighting for free markets and limited government, coming up with killer hooks for voter contact mail that moves the needle in our clients’ direction, and strategizing video ads for viral distribution, sometimes all in the same day (kidding. Sort of.) And you’ll be doing it all alongside the best team in politics.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing all aspects of direct mail fundraising, membership, and voter contact campaigns with an opportunity to grow into multi-channel, integrated direct marketing verticals.
  • Serving as the day-to-day contact for 3-5 political clients.
  • Working with internal teams including graphic designers, copywriters, data processors, production managers, and more.
  • Brainstorming creative ideas, implementing strategy, and interpreting results.
  • Assisting in the development and growth of personnel with in the division.
  • Overseeing and mentoring of junior level staff members.

Job Qualifications

  • 5-8 years’ experience on political campaigns or with an agency handling political clients.
  • 2+ years’ experience managing and overseeing multi-member teams.
  • Strong communication skills paired with a knack for problem solving.
  • Inclination to learn and grow professionally.
  • Excellent multitasking and organizational abilities.
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, team-oriented environment.
  • Direct response marketing, membership, fundraising and/or finance experience is a plus!

Ready to Apply?

If this sounds like a good fit, we would love to hear from you! Please email resume and salary history to olivia@thelukenscompany.com and include Senior Political Strategist in the subject line.

The Lukens Company is an award-winning full-service direct response marketing agency serving conservative political clients, non-profit organizations, and cultural institutions. We offer competitive salaries and a full-benefits package that includes health, vision and dental insurance, a 401(k), and more.