FP1 Strategies LLC is a full-service agency based in Arlington, Virginia specializing in political campaigns work focused on coalition building, grassroots mobilization, advertising, digital engagement and message development.

With experience managing high-profile national projects in the United States, FP1’s ability to design and deploy a campaign-style, fully-integrated approach is a core competency that is unique among its competitors. Our grit, creativity and focus are what FP1’s “campaign approach” truly represents.

What our office environment offers:
  • Fast-paced work environment
  • Access to senior leadership, open door policy
  • Chance to work side by side with some of the country’s top political and public affairs operatives
  • Drinks and snacks provided
  • End of month all staff lunches
  • Collaborative workspaces including an outdoor terrace and access to the building complex’s rooftop space with awesome views
  • Quarterly all-staff activities
  • Employee engagement and ‘Friday Fun Days’!

We offer competitive compensation with opportunity for a year-end bonus, medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. We also offer a paid maternity leave program and paid vacation and sick leave. In addition, we have a generous flex time schedule around holidays that allows work from home opportunities.

Open Positions

Associate, Research
Your day in the life may include:
  • Working under the director you will be providing clients with daily news clips and real-time news alerts, and providing research support for client deliverables, such as research books and backgrounders
  • Compiling news coverage as a client deliverable and transcribing video as needed
  • Copyediting and proofing research products and client deliverables
  • Maintaining and organizing the firm’s research library, project database & research books
  • Conducting bias analysis and vetting for individuals, businesses and others
  • Creating backgrounders for new business pitches
  • Pulling campaign finance reports and analyzing congressional voting records as requested
  • Executing special projects as required
This job may be for you, if you:
  • Are able to multitask high priority projects on tight deadlines
  • Have the willingness to work evenings and weekends as needed
  • Are adaptive and flexible to changing needs of the workplace
  • Have excellent people skills and able to work with a wide variety of personalities 
What we require:
  • 0 – 2 years of relevant experience in communications or opposition research (including internships)
  • Keen eye for detail and strong research, writing and editing skills
  • Knowledge of research databases and methods (Lexis Advance, IQ Media, Critical Mention, FEC, etc.)
  • Previous experience in RNC-style formatting and AP Style
  • Basic understanding of local, regional and national politics and current events
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and work as part of a team to seamlessly execute goals

Please submit your Cover Letter and Resume to [email protected]

FP1 Strategies is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.

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