Sugerman Communications Group – a fast-paced, award-winning, LA-based public affairs and corporate communications consulting firm – is seeking a new associate to join our team. The ideal candidate will have 7-10 years of experience in a communications and/or public affairs setting, such as journalism, a public relations firm or political office. The Associate will support a variety of clients in a wide range of sectors, including real estate, banking, education and entertainment, among others.
We’re looking for someone who is a stellar writer, intellectually curious, detail-oriented, enjoys working on a variety of complex issues, and has an affinity for project management. Knowledge of the Southern California media and political landscape is also important. The Associate will be required to consistently produce high quality communications content, including media materials, client presentations, web copy, social media posts, and op-eds. This is a great opportunity for candidates experienced in media relations, stakeholder engagement, issues management and communications strategy.
We operate in a collaborative, high-intensity environment that is part newsroom, political office and corporate communications department. Our office culture rewards good judgment, quick thinking and a strong work ethic. Compensation, including benefits, will be competitive and guided by the candidate’s relevant professional experience.