Santa Barbara, CA

At Davies, our Project Coordinator leads the day-to-day implementation of public affairs activities for our clients.

The Job:

As Project Coordinator, you collaborate with senior leadership on strategies for assigned projects, and are responsible for driving tasks to completion that deliver promised results. You take responsibility for managing up to meet deadlines and maintain project momentum.

You are detail-oriented and belong to a team that is committed to uncompromising quality control. You are skilled at overseeing support staff, interns, and outside contractors, and you proactively work to increase the productivity of the entire team.


The Team:

You will join a high performing team in a company whose culture has earned the firm repeated national recognition as the Best Agency to Work For. It’s a culture built on a passion for bringing fresh insight to our clients’ issues, where we are driven to win and know how to have fun doing it.


Your Capabilities:

Public Engagement. Davies represents client projects throughout the country, and routinely coordinates events, hearings, and conferences for projects on location. You are responsible for logistics and for interacting persuasively with the public.


Research. Davies conducts extensive research for each client’s project. You are responsible for coordinating such research, packaging research findings, and reporting results.


Database. Our comprehensive and deep data system is the lifeblood of all our activities. You use the database tool to help target audiences and track detailed outcomes in order to ensure effective outreach.


Creative. Davies produces a large amount of original content for client projects. You participate in the development of websites, fact booklets, outreach letters and plans.


Production. You coordinate and facilitate the production of outreach materials (print, web, video, audio, etc.) and are comfortable in a dynamic environment where there are tight deadlines and many moving pieces.


  • Competitive compensation package including a generous bonus program
  • Full medical, dental and vision benefits package with HSA option
  • 401k program
  • Paid sick leave and vacation day
  • Eight paid holidays per year
  • Paid parking and office centrally located on State Street in Santa Barbara
  • The opportunity to grow and the resources to succeed


Other Requirements:

This position is full time and non-exempt. Consistent and reliable onsite attendance is required. This position travels regularly, so you must have a valid driver’s license, passport, reliable vehicle, clean driving and criminal record. Our interview process requires company assessments following an initial interview, as well as background and reference checks, and additional interviews with members of our team that this position will support on a daily basis.

Email resumes to employment@daviespublicaffairs.com or apply online, here


Job Posted: September 2, 2017