Portland is a fast-growing communications and public affairs consultancy. We are headquartered in London, with offices in Washington, DC, Doha, Singapore, Paris, Berlin, Brussels and Nairobi.
Our team devises and implements communication and public affairs strategies across a number of specialist areas, including strategic communications for government clients and major global brands, reputation and issues management, crisis communications, and both proactive and reactive media relations.
We are experienced in government, NGOs, philanthropies, as well as digital and traditional media. Our team provides strategic counsel and integrated communications expertise to high-level clients. Our work includes equipping governments with the skills to communicate in a fast-paced environment, enhancing their reach and impact, and helping them to excel with the latest thinking.
We are looking for an Associate Consultant based in Washington, DC who can provide support for our prestigious clients and deliver quality work.
You should be a highly-motivated individual at the start of your career with a very good understanding of the U.S. political system and media landscape. This position is ideal for a rising communications professional who would like to grow their career within the company, as well as their experience with international clients.
We are looking for someone who is able to work both independently and as part of a team to implement communication strategies.
The individual must understand US media and the ability to run projects in a fast-paced environment.
Candidates should have experience developing and executing digital media campaigns and be knowledgeable on social media metrics and analytics.
The ideal candidate will bring a unique set of experiences and a well-developed point of view to our diverse communications team.
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We are committed to employee development and have an open doors culture where you will have the opportunity to learn from some of the most experienced people in the business. We regularly reward and promote success, and actively encourage staff to take on new challenges and responsibilities to aid progression.
Our benefits package also includes health insurance, 401k contribution, 20 days paid vacation, in-office gym, and company socials.
In addition, every permanent member of staff that works at Portland is eligible for our industry leading annual profit share. When Portland thrives, all of our people share in that success.