The Communications Department of the California Teachers Association, a not-for-profit organization representing public school teachers, has an immediate opening for an experienced Assistant Manager. Successful candidate will work very closely with the manager of the Communications Department and the associate executive director of the Training, Information and Development and the Governmental Relations Division in planning and executing a public relations and media outreach program while maintaining the integrity, security, and confidentiality of Association-wide information. This position requires a BS/BA or higher in Mass Communications or other related field; experience in running public relations, political, and/or media campaigns for statewide or national organizations or companies; experience in coordinating or managing projects; understanding and experience relating to media personnel, reporters, broadcasters, public relations firms and non-profit organizations; extensive experience as a writer, particularly for an advocate organization. Familiarity with computer technology, radio, camera and video editing equipment (experience with MS Word, MS Publisher, Quark X-Press will be helpful) and excellent written/verbal communication skills are required. CTA offers competitive salary + paid FICA with excel. employer paid benefits pkg., medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401k, and retirement plan. For consideration, indicate ad #M-23 and forward two copies of resume to: California Teachers Association, Human Resources Mgr., P.O. Box 921, Burlingame, CA, 94011-0921. CTA is an AA/EOE.