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Position Description

Over 2 million people interact with Acton Institute’s digital media platforms each year. This includes the Acton PowerBlog, Longform Essays, Transatlantic Journal, Religion & Liberty, and other online publications. Acton also boasts a following of more than 1 million people across all social media channels. As an Emerging Leader in our Communications department you will have the opportunity to engage this broad audience of global influencers on a daily basis through the publication of blog posts, editing, social media interactions, and more. Acton’s talented team of communication professionals will work with you on a daily basis to develop and hone your written and verbal communication skills.


  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills

  • Prior experience writing for publication is prefered 

  • Ability to edit for publication

  • Attention to deadline and desire to work under tight deadlines

  • Dedicated interest in media, public relations, and marketing

  • Experience with front end/back end web development is a plus

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All applicants for the communications role will be required to complete a supplemental writing project.

If you have any questions regarding the communications role, please visit the FAQs page or contact [email protected].

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