SEIU Committee of Interns and Residents (CIR)
SEIU Committee of Interns and Residents (CIR)


Physicians' Union Campaign Communications Coordinator

Locations: Los Angeles or Bay Area, CA; New York City, NY

The Committee of Interns and Residents, the largest resident physicians' union in the country, is looking for a Campaign Communications Coordinator to drive communications strategies to win organizing campaigns in healthcare systems across the country. The Campaign Communications Coordinator works closely with the organizing team on messaging, media strategy, and developing materials to tell our members’ stories. This position is preferably based in New York City, but can be based in Los Angeles or the Bay Area, California.

About Us:
CIR is a nationwide, progressive, member-driven healthcare union representing 15,000 resident physicians. We fight to protect the workplace rights of doctors-in-training and improve the delivery of quality health care.

Job Description:
CIR is committed to growing and strengthening our organization through strategic campaigns. To accomplish this, we need a highly driven, experienced and committed Campaign Communications Coordinator who has experience supporting organizing or contract campaigns. The Campaign Communications Coordinator is responsible for developing and executing communications plans that grow the union and support CIR’s organizing, bargaining and political programs, in coordination with our Quality Improvement and policy department.

What you gain from a position with CIR:

  • Opportunity to create rich campaign materials and help develop a content strategy for the union.
  • Opportunity to work with physicians-in-training and gain a first-hand understanding of front line providers in the hospital setting.
  • Opportunity to address policies related to access of affordable quality healthcare.
  • Opportunity to gain expertise in design, online organizing, storytelling and strategic communications
  • Opportunity to travel to different regions where CIR is organizing
  • Competitive salary range $46,629-$76,800; commensurate with experience.
  • Excellent benefits package: health, dental, vision, disability, 401(k), pension plan and paid sick/vacation time.

CIR is looking for candidates who have:

  • Campaign experience with labor or community organizations
  • Strong skills in writing, editing and experience with photography and videography
  • Understanding of strategic corporate campaigns
  • Experience with social media, web production and graphic design is a plus
  • Strong communication, organizational and project management skills
  • Healthcare experience preferred
  • Willingness to work variable and long hours

To Apply
In addition to a résumé, we require a compelling cover letter that gives us a clear picture of who you are, and why you want to be the Campaign Communications Coordinator for CIR. Please send your
résumé and cover letter to: jobs@cirseiu.org, with the Subject Line: Campaign Communications Coordinator.

CIR is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from people of color, persons with disabilities, women, and LGBT applicants.

Please visit our website for more information: www.cirseiu.org.

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