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We’re hiring! Signal Group is searching for the creative, the innovative, and the strategic. We are a community of people who believe – it’s not impossible, it’s exciting. As individuals we are strong. As a team, we are unstoppable. We provide great careers for our teams.

Signal Group Careers

All positions are located in Washington, DC unless otherwise noted.

Executive Vice President

Signal seeks to expand its team with the addition of entrepreneurial, transformative Executive Vice Presidents.

Executive Vice President

The Position

SIGNAL seeks to expand its team with the addition of entrepreneurial, transformative Executive Vice Presidents (EVPs) to help build our fast-growing firm by sourcing new clients and growing existing revenue but also working collaboratively with our executive team. Signal’s EVPs are leaders in their respective fields, developing strategies and delivering quality work that advances client priorities. EVP responsibilities include:

  • Growth:  Identify, cultivate, and close new clients to add to our roster.
  • Management:  Serve as a counselor and advisor to clients and lead a team to ensure the delivery of quality work that advances client priorities.
  • Expansion:  Broaden Signal’s expertise and issue area concentrations.
  • Accountability:  Oversee seamless delivery of the work product, conduct campaigns with effective planning, coordination, and staffing.
Qualifications
  • Proven track record of pitches won, bringing in new clients and revenue to the network.
  • Inspiring team leaders that are collaborative, energized, and excited about the team’s growth and success.
  • Experience managing budgets, driving growth & profitability.
  • Maintain gold-standard client relationships.
  • Demonstrate the value of integrated public affairs, government relations, and communications services to our clients.
  • Possess unmatched energy and competitive spirit… and a tireless desire to win.
Apply

Tell us what you’d bring to the Signal team. Contact us: careers@signaldc.com Signal Group is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to diversity and inclusion. Signal does not discriminate in hiring, or in any other respect, on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, personal appearance, political affiliation, marital status, family responsibilities, matriculation, disability, status as a veteran, or any other legally protected characteristic.

Senior Content Strategist

Signal Group has an opening for a full time Senior Content Strategist

Senior Content Strategist

Signal Group has an opening for a full time Senior Content Strategist to support the expansion of sophisticated digital programs across communication, public affairs, government relations and digital clients. Working directly with clients and executives, the Senior Content Strategist will be key to formulating, executing and managing cross-agency digital campaigns.

The Senior Content Strategist will oversee the direction, production, and overarching strategy for campaigns and content creation for organic and paid media, thought leadership and advocacy. We are looking for someone who has professional experience working directly with both teams and clients and who is creative, curious and excited in executing for our clients.

What We’re Looking For
  • 7+ years agency (public affairs, government relations and/or marketing) experience, or equivalent experience in similar roles with corporations, nonprofits or campaigns.
  • Strong digital and analytical skills that demonstrate an ability to work with creative teams, but also understand the role of data in crafting and executing campaigns.
  • Relevant experience in managing campaigns in strategic communications, public affairs, brand management, crisis response and advocacy plans and goals.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with clients to build strong and lasting relationships and operate as day to day internal and/or external client contact.
  • A strong interest in staying aware of audience targeting, marketing, content trends, social and engagement strategies and tactics to drive content to key stakeholders.
  • Experience and ability to generate ideas and add media strategy to new business proposals and at clients’ requests and ability to work under strict deadlines.
  • Apply a creative and analytical mind with the ability to think strategically and develop integrated campaigns working with professionals in a variety of industries.
  • Relevant experience and comfort in working with a variety of digital services, such as social listening, display advertising management, and analytics.
Selection Criteria

The ideal candidate must have exceptional interpersonal skills, the ability to learn quickly, multi-task and work well as a part of a fast, smart, and aggressive team. Understanding of client services and expectation management is a necessity.

We are looking for people with demonstrated success leading campaigns from development to execution to optimization and have advanced knowledge of social media and digital advertising best practices, including working knowledge of digital analytics tools, with a focus on interpretation. We need someone who has a strength in creating workflows for managing and collaborating on content creation. It is preferable for them to have basic experience with content management and analysis tools (e.g., Brandwatch, Radian6.)  

Excellent verbal and written communication skills (and we mean excellent are essential, but also an ability to think on your feet and make quick, sound decisions grounded in data insights).

7+ years agency experience preferred.

If interested, please send a resume and cover letter (we get a lot, so make yours at least interesting to help us to get to know you and your skills) to careers@signaldc.com.  Please include the subject line, “Senior Content Strategist.”

Intern

Our internship program provides unparalleled professional development for individuals eager to add value to our team.

Internships

Signal is in the market for driven individuals ready to make an impact. Our internship program provides unparalleled professional development for individuals eager to add value to our team. In return, you’ll be thrust into a lively and engaging environment that will challenge and excite you. Oh, and did we mention free lunch Fridays? Signal prides itself on launching the careers of young professionals and has a long history of hiring interns as full-time members of the team. We host paid advocacy and communications internships over three sessions each year:

  • Spring (January – May)
  • Summer (June – August)
  • Fall (September – December)

All Signal intern positions are full-time Monday through Friday, 9am-6pm. For advocacy positions, those with a political science and/or business backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Capitol Hill experience and knowledge of the legislative process is a plus. For communications positions, the ideal candidate aspires to pursue a career in communications, journalism, public relations, marketing, or public affairs. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required. To apply, please e-mail a resume and cover letter to ewinchatz@signaldc.com. Please indicate which internship session you are interested in.