Assistant Director of Communications

The Institute for Justice’s award-winning communications team—recognized as one of the most effective among nonprofits—is offering an exceptional opportunity to join its ranks.

The Institute for Justice seeks an Assistant Director of Communications with at least 5 years of experience successfully pitching stories, and a demonstrated ability to shape institutional messages and strategy. Candidates should have a proven track record of simplifying and selling complex issues to the mainstream media and evolving media outlets. Candidates should have strong writing and editing skills and be able to lead team efforts while forming and implementing creative, sustained communications plans. Persistence, sales skills, optimism and a congenial attitude are a must, as well as a commitment to individual liberty.

To apply, forward a resume and letter explaining what you’d like to bring to this position to:

Assistant Director of Communications Position
Institute for Justice
901 N. Glebe Road, Suite 900
Arlington, VA 22203
Fax: (703) 683-9321
Email: [email protected]
Please write “Assistant Director of Communications” in the subject line of your email.

IJ offers a competitive salary, dynamic work environment, and excellent benefits. For more information on the Institute for Justice, visit