clients Middle Seat

Social Media and Texting Coordinator


🇺🇸 USA Only

Job Type






Skill Set


All Other Remote

Job Details

Social media content development, graphic design, and broadcast texting

Salary Range: $50,000 - $55,000
Location: Washington, D.C. or remote

Want to break into social media, SMS, and digital strategy for politics? Social media management and broadcast messaging are both growing and in-demand fields in the world of progressive politics. This job is an opportunity to get in on the ground floor with a growing team at Middle Seat and learn the ins & outs of running social media profiles and large-scale texting programs. We’re looking for self-starters who love to write, design graphics, and follow the news of the day.

Why Middle Seat

  • Competitive salaries and great benefits
  • We only work for progressive organizations, candidates, and causes
  • We’re a proudly unionized team — part of the Campaign Workers Guild
  • Get in on the ground floor of a growing operation

Job Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the management of client social media accounts and texting programs: take the first pass at drafting content and gathering data for reports.
  • Assist in growing social followings, collecting SMS opt-ins, and fundraising online.
  • Posting on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other client social media platforms, with a consistent, robust, and responsive posting cadence for each platform
  • Creating graphics and short-form video for social media posts
  • Researching issues relevant to our clients in order to identify salient topics and content for social media posts and graphics
  • Support the social & SMS team on various projects
  • Remaining plugged in to political news and overall trends in progressive politics and social media
  • Manage texting production and develop other assets, such as mobile flows, landing pages, donation pages, and more
  • Learn best practices for social media & SMS fundraising, messaging campaigns, and platforms as they integrate into the entire digital program and into an organization’s mission
  • Other responsibilities as requested



  • Interest in professional social media management for major platforms and broadcast texting
  • Demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of progressive politics
  • Strong copywriting skills
    • Ability to write and adapt copy for various social media platforms
    • Majority of writing is free of errors
  • Ability to adapt writing to conform to client voices and perspectives
  • Attention to detail while managing tight deadlines and multiple content calendars
  • Basic graphic design and video editing skills preferred but not required

We are committed to building a diverse and passionate team. We encourage creative-minded individuals with a strong technical aptitude to apply for this position. Women, people of color, and LGBTQ+ individuals are encouraged to apply. Our firm is values-driven. We are intentional with the decidedly left-of-center clients we work with— and we strive to make our work environment and benefits reflect that, including salary transparency, healthy work-life balance, and consistent employee feedback and communication. We’re happy to talk more about our company culture with prospective applicants.


Salary and Benefits

  • Salary starts between $50,000 and $55,000
  • Profit-sharing plan: share in the growth and success of Middle Seat
  • Mobile phone reimbursement up to $50 per month
  • 100% coverage for health, dental, and vision
  • One Medical health service: video call or chat with doctors, no wait-time appointments
  • Health Advocate: 24/7 assistance with navigating health benefits, finding providers through
  • 6% employer match on your 401k retirement account
  • 20 paid vacation days off, plus your birthday and your Anniversary at Middle Seat
  • Unlimited sick leave
  • Commuter benefits for public transportation (if applicable)
  • Office Space (WeWork, etc) Stipend for Remote Employees
  • 12 weeks of paid leave for new parents
  • $100 monthly student loan reimbursement
  • $550 monthly mental health reimbursement
  • $1,000 annual professional development reimbursement