Open Position at Building Industry Association of Washington (BIAW)


May 28, 2019

Job Title:

Communications Writer & Editor


Building Industry Association of Washington (BIAW)

Job Description:

The Building Industry Association of Washington is seeking a professional to create, edit and manage content for multiple platforms in support of the association’s mission and goals.

Reporting to the Communications Director, the Communications Writer/Editor is responsible for developing and managing content for the organization, including strategic messaging and content that engages and builds trust and credibility with a variety of audiences.


  • Provide ongoing media management support including: pitching, responding/tracking inquiries, identifying relevant media outlets/contacts for relationship building
  • Content development for a variety of channels, including social media, speaker’s bureau, op-eds, marketing materials, publications, website, etc.
  • Create and edit documents, key messages/proof points, talking points, press releases, media fact sheets, issue papers, quotes, and more
  • Develop and maintain CRM lists, including internal audiences and media
  • Contribute to the development and execution of strategic communications plans
  • Coordinate with the association’s members and external audiences, including media, legislators, and other key stakeholders
  • Ensure BIAW’s branding is maintained consistently with one voice, meeting business, and legal standards
  • Other duties as may be assigned

To Apply:

Send resume, cover letter, and writing samples to:

Jennifer Spall, Communications and Public Relations Director
Building Industry Association of Washington
111 21st Avenue SW
Olympia, WA 98501