Now Seeking Talented Communications Professionals!

08/06/2021

We are committed to authentic, worker-centered narratives that build power with working people to win Unions for All and amplify workers’ clear demands.

SEIU is comprised of dynamic and diverse professionals dedicated to the ambitious work of supporting working people as they fight for better wages, healthcare, and increased job security. We recruit and retain committed employees who have varied backgrounds and skills from across the professional spectrum, who join our organization to make a real difference in the lives of workers and their families. As communicators— strong campaigners and storytellers—we are committed to authentic, worker-centered narratives that build power with working people to win Unions for All and amplify workers’ clear demands.

We use our collective talents and strength to support working people as they build the power to negotiate for more favorable working conditions and other key benefits through collective bargaining to help ensure that working people—not just corporations and CEOs— benefit from today's global economy.

The communications department has several amazing opportunities. Take a look!


Digital Program Manager - Advertising, Annual Salary $96,020

The Digital Program Manager is responsible for providing developing and directing paid digital advertising campaigns across departments and divisions to ensure adhesion to best practices and optimization of resources to reach organizational goals.

Assistant Director of Communications for Politics, Annual Salary $120,449

Directs and provides overall leadership to all SEIU political communications and media work to support priorities for growth and improving working families’ lives and communities, to involve members and the public in achieving those goals, to run campaigns that help elect pro-union leaders to office, and to brand SEIU as the national union on key political issues.

Senior Digital Communications Manager, Annual Salary $107,543

SEIU’s National Organizing Department and the Fight for $15 and a union drives the central mission of our union to win for working people on the job, in our communities, and in our economy and democracy. This position manages SEIU organizing department’s digital communications operations and staff to promote the union’s narrative and organizing work, to further campaign objectives, and to expand SEIU’s online audiences and presence. The position reports to the Assistant Director of Organizing.

Assistant Director of Communications for National Media, Annual Salary $120,449

Supervises, manages, and provides overall leadership and direction to all SEIU national media relations efforts to propel coverage and awareness of issue priorities and initiatives involving members and the public and to grow and evolve SEIU’s public profile as the union working to improve the lives of all working families.

Communications Program Manager, Public Division, Annual Salary $96,020

This is a senior-level position within SEIU communications and is responsible for the development and implementation of both state-based and national communications plans for public services campaigns and initiatives to win Relief, Recovery and Re-imagine public services. This is an exciting role requiring a communicator experienced in movement building, state-level advocacy around budgets or fair tax campaigns. This person will be responsible for developing strategy with multi-disciplinary teams and candidates should really enjoy and excel in working in teams on a variety of strategies including organizing, political action and federal and state advocacy.

Communications Program Manager, Healthcare,  Annual Salary $96,020

This is a senior level position within SEIU communications and is responsible for the development and implementation of both state-based and national communications plans for healthcare campaigns and initiatives to unite more working people to bring about the changes that SEIU members are fighting for, including unions for everyone and a strong voice at work. This is an exciting role requiring a communicator experienced in movement building, advocacy and organizing communications and media relations. This person will be responsible for developing strategy with multi-disciplinary teams and candidates should really enjoy and excel in working in teams on a variety of strategies including organizing, political action and federal advocacy.

Communication Specialist III—Public Affairs, SEIU Local 2015, Salary Raange $55,000 – $65,000

Based in Los Angeles California, SEIU Local 2015 in California is looking for a seasoned Communications Specialist to support strategic campaigns. This person’s strong writing skills, media savvy, and ability to weave the broader work of the Union into a compelling “join us!” campaign will help us build power. Our members—mostly women of color—have and continue to fight on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic as they care for our elderly, disabled and infirm. This position will weave together bargaining, legislative and organizing priorities into dynamic campaigns that include member communications, social media and press. The Campaign Specialist will be responsible for working closely with the field, organizing and policy departments in the local to ensure that workers learn of all important victories—and understand that they’re won through the Union’s strength in numbers. 


The Communications Department is committed to achieving SEIU’s Vision for a Just Society: where all workers are valued and all people respected, no matter where we are from or the color of our skin; where all families and communities can thrive; and where we leave a better and more equitable world for the generations to come.

SEIU staff enjoy comprehensive health benefits (major medical, dental and vision) for themselves and eligible dependents, domestic partner benefits, generous holiday and vacation leave along with 401(K) and pension plans.

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*Keep in mind, due to COVID-19 the DC HQ office is open on a voluntary basis only*

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