Vice President

Based in Waltham, MA

617MediaGroup, the Northeast’s fastest-growing progressive communications agency, is looking for a full-time Vice President in the Metro Boston area to advance critical workers’ rights causes.

Candidates from underrepresented backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. At 617MediaGroup, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our clients, and our communities.

617MediaGroup is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We’re also proud to be the nation’s first unionized communications agency, affiliated with IUPAT DC 35 Local 391.


Who you are:

  • Big picture communication and campaign strategist with experience conceiving and executing winning campaigns for labor unions or advocacy campaigns
  • An ace writer and content creator. A pro at developing the strategy and creative for client campaigns, including content calendars, mailers, landing pages, social memes/graphics
  • A proven leader and manager with experience developing talent and leading teams of writers and designers to hit deadlines, produce exceptional work, and have fun doing it
  • A highly organized client relations and project management pro
  • A creative, collaborative multitasker who thrives in a fast-paced, campaign-like environments
  • Skilled in digital organizing and communications with familiarity in online advertising, mobile strategy, and web design.
  • Posses knowledge of digital platforms and analytics to further client and campaign success.

Your experience:

  • You have at least 7-9 years of strategic communications experience in labor, advocacy, organizing, politics, or media, and you’re eager to make a difference for the public good. Agency experience a plus.
  • You create sharp content, from social media calendars to video scripts to op-eds. You know how to create killer content that aligns with client and campaign strategy
  • History of overseeing multimedia and/or graphic design projects with experience managing designers preferred.
  • Experience using HubSpot, WordPress, Google Analytics, Facebook Manager, or similar platforms.
  • You design integrated campaigns utilizing social media, online advertising, email marketing, and web design as part of integrated campaigns
  • History of managing a team of designers and copywriters for web and print platforms

Who we are: Veteran campaigners, communicators, designers, strategists, story-tellers, web developers, and true-believers. We love what we do. We’re results-driven. And we only work with clients we believe in.

What we do:
We move public opinion. We win tough fights. We tell stories simply, and with maximum impact. We offer comprehensive communication services: from earned media to paid, and social media to owned content. Copy and design. We do it all.

What we value:

  • The peace of mind that comes with fully-paid healthcare premiums
  • Industry-leading benefits, including ample paid time off

How to apply:
Send résumé and 3-5 examples of your work (flyer, website, scripts, etc.) to: vicepresident617mediagroup@gmail.com.

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