HSP Direct, an elite fundraising agency based in Ashburn, VA that serves conservative, political and non-profit clients, is looking for a highly organized and results oriented individual to work as Production Assistant on our Campaign team.  The ideal candidate is someone who works well independently and is a strong team player.  The position reports to the Director of Campaign Fundraising.  In addition to a great salary and benefits, HSP Direct offers a collaborative and fun culture where talent thrives, and career growth is nearly unlimited.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  (Other duties may be assigned)

  • Monitors client deliverables and proactively keep projects on schedule.
  • Creates print ready art and graphics in InDesign.
  • Proofs copy, art and ensure timely approvals from client.
  • Creates print specifications, bid out print and mail shop jobs and consolidate budgets.
  • Ensures direct mail pieces are deployed on time, on budget and are compliant with postal regulations.
  • Creates print, personalization, and mail shop purchase orders.
  • Performs cost-control analysis on direct mail components.
  • Cultivates knowledge of direct mailing formats and techniques.
  • Maintains strong knowledge of USPS rates and mailing regulations.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Marketing or another related field preferred
  • Excellent organizational and project/time management skills — must be able to handle 15- 20 concurrent projects
  • Superb attention to detail
  • Strong written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to independently establish work priorities
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge of Adobe InDesign and/or similar products; Photoshop, and Adobe Acrobat.

POSITION TYPE: 

  • Full or part time opportunities
  • Seasonal through 2020 campaign season

COMPANY BENEFITS:

  • Health/dental/vision coverage
  • 401(k) matching contribution
  • Annual profit sharing contribution
  • Matching Gifts and Volunteer PTO
  • Quarterly company-wide employee engagement activities
  • Onsite fitness center

HOW TO APPLY:

If this challenge seems like a great fit for you, please e-mail a resume, cover letter with salary expectations to hr@hspdirect.com, and indicate your interest in the Campaign Production Assistant opening.