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Managing Director, Digital

Managing Director, Digital
Organization: PLUS Communications
Location: Arlington, VA
Date Posted: 10/30/2023

PLUS Communications is a full-service communications firm based in Arlington, Virginia. PLUS Communications leads award-winning campaigns integrating public affairs, corporate communications, digital, advertising, and media buying. PLUS means more!

Managing Director Position

PLUS Communications is seeking a creative and hard-working Managing Director to join our fast-growing digital practice to help top-tier advocacy campaigns and organizations win, every day.

Your day in this position may include:

  1. Crafting innovative digital strategies for public affairs clients, anticipating opportunities and challenges to build timely, cost-efficient, winning campaigns.
  2. Cultivating client relationships to grow existing client accounts and leading the development and strategic planning of new business proposals.
  3. Managing a team of strategists to successfully execute daily responsibilities and new projects for public affairs accounts.
  4. Collaborating with our Graphic Design department to provide design collateral for clients, including logos, one-pagers, social graphics, and more.
  5. Coordinating with our Digital Advertising team to submit plan requests, traffic new campaigns and prepare client reports.

This job may be for you, if you:

  • Have previous experience working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Have a knack with words and enjoy writing on a variety of topics with quick turnaround.
  • Are comfortable engaging with clients and outside groups on day-to-day deliverables.
  • Are a natural problem solver who always looks for a way to improve end results for clients and the team.
  • Have strong organizational skills and ability to manage several projects simultaneously to ensure nothing falls through the cracks.
  • Are willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done, no matter the time commitment.


  • 5 years of relevant experience in digital marketing, public affairs, public relations, and/or political campaign work. Some past agency experience is required.
  • Advanced writing skills with the ability to write for senior-level stakeholders and proficiency in editing with a strong understanding of AP Style.
  • Experience using digital/social media tools for issue advocacy and public affairs campaigns.
  • Proven track record of developing and executing successful digital strategies and managing client relationships.
  • Familiarity with the Adobe Creative Suite is a plus.


We offer competitive compensation with an opportunity for a year-end bonus. Medical, dental, vision, 401k, and life insurance. We also offer a paid parental leave program, paid vacation, paid sick leave, and employer subsidy for commuter expenses. In addition, we have a work-from-home hybrid environment.

PLUS Communications is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.

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