Friday, February 23, 2018

Research, Progress, Science & Scalable Solutions

Hello Friday job-seeking enthusiasts; we hope you wrap your week on a high note.

In addition to the VP, Healthcare VP, & Manager/Director posts we noted last week, the crew at the Clyde Group have also let us know that fresh Director, Healthcare and Executive Assistant (scroll to find for all) posts are also available

Healthy babies – that’s a concept we can all get behind, right?  Well, take that nod one step further by making your case for this remote-based Digital Communications Manager post with Healthy Babies Bright Futures – your 2+ years’ experience should demonstrate proficiency with digital & mobile platforms including CMS & CRM platforms, email marketing software, & social media management tools – apply by Mar. 26

Raffetto Herman Strategic Communications is actively recruiting for these:
The Hatcher Group is looking to bring aboard a mid- to senior-level Communications Professional to join their Baltimore, MD outpost – 5-10 years of PR or communications experience required; non-profit communications background preferred.

Helmets to Hardhats, a national program that veteran & transitioning military service members with skilled training & career opportunities in the construction industry, seeks Manager of Marketing & Communications with 10+ years of experience in a communications management role. 

Pew Charitable Trusts
Food Allergy Research & EducationPresident & CEO – at least 10 to 15 years of senior leadership experience in non-profit and/or for-profit enterprises & strong communications & advocacy skills required – search managed by Korn Ferry 

American University
Center for American ProgressSpecial Assistant to the EVP for Policy – strong writing, planning & organizational skills valued

National Federation of Independent Business

National Science Teachers AssociationCommunications & Marketing Specialist supporting the Army Educational Outreach Program – low-to-mid $50k – knowledge of military protocol preferred.

Booz Allen Hamilton
The Kaizen Company, self-described incubator for innovative, scalable solutions that address emerging market challenges & opportunities, seeks Communications & Outreach Specialist with 5+ years of professional experience in creative communications, preferably on a USAID-funded project, as well as proven understanding of data-driven storytelling.

American College of Radiology
National Business Aviation AssociationAssociate Editor – 1-3 years of editing experience in a publishing, communications or marketing environment , as well as facility with social media

Best wishes for a delightful weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Your Thursday Set

It's another mostly just-the-jobs Thursday edition, plus some nice direct-to-us leads at the top.  Have at 'em.

1) kglobal is seeking a Director to help lead their digital & social team – 4-7 years of relevant digital experience; background in consumer packaged goods and/or at a Fortune 500 company or agency setting a plus)

2) Sunshine Sachs is seeking an Account Manager, Strategy & Crisis with 5-7 years working in PR, with specific experience in political campaigns, documentary film, social action campaigns, and social tech preferred.

3-4) M+R has let us know they are actively recruiting for these two roles supporting their communications & advocacy work:
5) CHIEF is seeking a Web Analyst with 5+ years of experience who can identify, analyze, and execute on opportunities to optimize our digital strategy for a large government client.

6) Leidos is in search mode for a Customer Experience Manager with 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience, familiarity with CRM systems, and a background in marketing, public relations or a related field, including campaign planning.

7) BattelleCommunications/Special Relations Specialist

8) Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance Manager of Government Affairs – apply by Mar. 16

9) Counterpart InternationalSenior Manager, External Relations

10) Downtown Business Improvement DistrictMarketing & Communications Assistant

11) Edelman PRIntern, International Communications – $12/hr

12) Fenton Account Associate

13) Georgetown UniversityCommunications Associate supporting the Georgetown Climate Center

14) Harris Corp. PAC Administrator

15-16) Hilton Hotels
17-18) Howard Hughes Medical Institute
19-20) Labor Council for Latin American Advancement
21) Lyft Public Affairs Manager – DC or New York

22) Medstar Georgetown University HospitalMedia Relations Specialist

23-24) MSL Group
25) Mystery Fortune 500 financial services groupPublic Relations Manager – search managed by McKinley Marketing Partners

26) NAFSA: Association of International EducatorsSenior Director, Public Policy & Legislative Strategy

27) National Environmental Education FoundationProgram Officer, Public Lands Engagement

28) National Iranian American CouncilDevelopment Manager

29) National Organization for WomenInterns – Summer 2018 – apply by Mar. 3

30-34) Nature Conservancy
35) Trust for America’s HealthDirector of Strategic Communications & Policy Research – search managed by Nonprofit Professionals Advisory Group

36) Union Privilege Communications Manager – $65k

37) Washington Regional Transplant CommunityCommunity Affairs Intern

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Ethics, Justice, Revolution & Freedom

The Children’s Hospital Association is actively recruiting for an Advocacy & Outreach Specialist with at least 3-5 years of experience in social media & other forms of advocacy communications; WordPress & grassroots/advocate database software skills also sought.

The government transparency & anti-corruption enthusiasts at Citizens for Responsibility & Ethics in Washington has let us know they are actively recruiting for these:
Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production, a global social compliance group dedicated to promoting safe, lawful, humane & ethical manufacturing practices worldwide, seeks Communications Manager (scroll to find) with 5+ years of experience in communications, marketing or a related field.

The Institute for Justice has shared these opportunities with us:
  • Director of Communications – at least 5 years of experience successfully pitching stories & a demonstrated ability to shape institutional messages & strategy desired.
  • Community Outreach Manager – at least 3 years of professional experience & a commitment to free markets, limited government & individual rights sought.
Per the comments section, we’re alerted to this available-ASAP Communications Intern (scroll to find) post with the Computer & Communications Industry Association – strong writing & editing skills plus experience managing multiple social media platforms desired.

Adeso/African Development SolutionsSenior Communications Officer (scroll down approx. 2/3) – 2-3 years’ work experience in communications &marketing plus social media expertise will merit your consideration – apply by Mar. 6

Revolution Messaging
American Society of Clinical OncologyGrassroots Advocacy Specialist – 5+ years’ experience in government relations or grassroots advocacy required, healthcare background a plus 

National Association of States United for Aging & DisabilitiesCommunications & Research Assistant – academic background in public/health policy, public administration, social work or related field preferred – apply by Mar. 16

American Wind Energy Association
Alliance Pointe is seeking a Marketing Communications Consultant on a contingent basis to support a contract for a federal government expected to begin in March 2018. Employment is based on award and client approval; project involves supporting client internal communications strategy.

Capitol Hill
FTI ConsultingConsultant, Digital & Creative Communications – focus on designing creative and engaging graphics & online media for FTI clients involving branding & corporate communications; highly proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite is requirement #1.

EveryLife Foundation for Rare DiseasesProgram Manager for Rare Disease Legislative Advocates – seeking candidates with 3-5 years of experience in health advocacy or direct legislative experience at the state and/or federal level

Union of Concerned Scientists
FHI 360Senior Communications Specialist – 5+ years' experience with strategic communication, health communication, marketing, public relations, advertising or similar field desired; background working in diabetes and/or with vulnerable populations a plus. 

Kids in Need of Defense– see also main career page
Pro Bono InstituteCommunications & Development Associate (pdf) – 3-5 years’ experience in communications, marketing, development or related role required, as well as facility with social media

U.S. Commission on International Religious FreedomDirector of Communications – $100k-$140k – apply by Mar. 8

George Mason University

Maryland Aviation AdministrationSocial Media Manager – $44k-$75k – located at BWI Airport in Linthicum, MD – apply by Mar. 6

University of Virginia
Assistant Director of Reunion Giving – $45k-$50k – previous fundraising experience & higher education background preferred – Charlottesville, Va. 

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Social Media & Digital Communications Jobs

For your Tuesday specialty programming, we focus on opportunities in the social media & online/digital communications space.

340B HealthDigital Media Coordinator

Alliance for JusticeSenior Associate, Digital Media

Aspen Institute
Designer, Digital Communications

Blue CoronaDigital Marketing Specialist

Blue Shark DigitalContent Associate

BoatU.S.Web Content Coordinator

DCG Social Media & Digital Specialist

Child Care Aware
Children's Evaluation & Therapy CenterSocial Media Specialist – part-time

Council for Higher Education AccreditationPrint & Digital Content Administrator

Democratic National CommitteeSocial Content Manager

GOPAC Digital Media & Political Manager – $65k-$70k

Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military MedicineSocial Media Specialist

ICF InternationalWeb Content Coordinator

Jhpiego Communications Specialist supporting USAIDS’s Maternal & Child Survival Program

Johns Hopkins Health System/Suburban HospitalSenior Manager, Digital Content Marketing

Mariana TekSocial Media Manager (scroll down to find)

Monumental Sports & EntertainmentCoordinator, Digital Media

Mystery mission-driven organizationDigital Communications Coordinator – search managed by the BOSS Group

National Breast Cancer CoalitionWeb & Digital Media Manager

National Endowment for DemocracyAssistant Digital Producer

National Iranian American Council
Digital Communications Manager – $40k-$50k

Navy Federal Credit UnionWeb Content Strategist

Norfolk State UniversitySocial Media Manager – $43k-$105k – Norfolk, Va. – apply by Feb. 28

ONE CampaignDigital Campaigns Manager

OptoroManager, Digital Content

Power to DecideSenior Content Manager, Digital Programs

RedPeg MarketingMarketing & Social Media Specialist

School Sisters of Note Dame Social Media Specialist – Baltimore, MD

Specialty Graphic Imaging AssociationWeb Content Manager

University of Maryland, Eastern ShoreSocial Media Coordinator – Princess Anne, MD

U.S.-China Business CouncilManager/Digital Editor

Virginia Hospital CenterDigital Media Coordinator

WESTATDigital Media/Communications Coordinator (search job ID 12994BR)

Monday, February 19, 2018

Birthdays, Presidents & Parades

While you won't be able to truly mark George Washington's birthday until February 22, we hope you enjoy the day off in his honor today; there's a parade in Old Town today, if that's your thing.  Did you know the official Federal govt. designation of today's holiday is Washington's Birthday, and not Presidents' day?

Also, don't forget previously noted opportunities closing this week.

The National Association for Women has shared this Communications Director opportunity suited for candidates with 8-10 years’ related experience, established relationships with the press, facility with online advocacy/fundraising, and a passion for women's rights & intersectional feminism – $80k-$100k

America’s Public Television Stations Legislative and Communications Assistant – mid-$30k – experience with Cision, Constant Contact, Knowlegis, Phone2Action, WordPress and social media platforms a plus.

New with the Children’s National Health System since last week’s communications & media relations jobs special edition:
Lincoln Financial Group Vice President, State Relations – 5+ years of experience in public policy, government relations or related field and knowledge/understanding of insurance regulation desired.

These posts with the Aspen Institute appear to be new since Friday’s set:
Mystery well-known medical institutionSenior Media Relations Specialist – experience developing public relations, media relations & communications strategies as well as top notch writing/editing skills desired – search managed by Profiles

Federal Bureau of Investigation
Assistant Director/Public Affairs Officer – $126k-$185k – apply by Mar. 2

Northrop Grumman
NestlĂ© USAPR Intern – Summer 2018 –  for recent PR/communications grads or those set to graduate by 2019

Rock Creek GroupSenior Communications Manager – experience & knowledge of asset management and/or financial services sector required

DC Office on AgingCommunications Specialist – $56k-$73k – apply by Feb. 24

The History Factory has a fresh opportunity for an Account Manager who can effectively plan execute heritage management projects that include digital, exhibits, publications & integrated anniversary campaigns – DC or Chicago, IL

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD
NPG VAN, provider of campaign software and technology services to Democrats & progressive groups counts Content Strategist among multiple marketing, fundraising & operations opportunities (scroll to find) to join their self-assessed wicked-smart & super cool team.

Opportunities with Voto Latino, group working to empower Latino Millennials to claim a better future for themselves and their community:
Cross-cultural public relations and marketing communications agency Communicad seeks Account Exec for a 5-month term starting in March – 3+ years’ experience working on projects involving elements of communications and public relations – fluency in Spanish preferred

Council for a Strong AmericaDeputy Director of Development – 8+ years of relevant fundraising experience with a concentration on institutional donor relations desired.

George Washington UniversityDevelopment Assistant, Medical School – ability to work with diverse groups of people from high-level donors to faculty to students preferred

United Way
Abt AssociatesStrategic Communications/Storytelling Intern – Summer 2018 – paid position – ideal candidates will have academic or work experience in communications, marketing, public relations or graphic design.

Sunday, February 18, 2018

Here We Go Again

Here's your regular Sunday selection of previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.

Catholic UniversityExecutive Director of University Communications (pdf) – Feb. 19 

League of Conservation VotersFeb. 19

James Madison University – Harrisonburg, Va.
Nature Conservancy
American University Reporter, WAMU 88.5 FMFeb. 20

Emerge America
Deputy Communications DirectorFeb. 20

National Institutes of HealthPublic Affairs Specialist supporting the All of Us Research Program – $81k-$126k – Feb. 20

University of Maryland Assistant Media Relations Director, UMD AthleticsFeb. 20

British Embassy
Senior Policy Adviser, Political Section/Africa Peacekeeping team – $72k – New York – Feb. 21

General Services Administration Client Communications Specialist – $56k-$88k – Feb. 21

Appalachian VoicesSouthwest Virginia Solar VISTA position – one year term – $23k – Norton, Va. – Feb. 23

Office of the DC Deputy Mayor for Planning & Economic DevelopmentPublic Affairs Specialist/ Marketing & Communications Analyst – $70k-$89k – Feb. 23

Patent & Trademark OfficeCommunications & Marketing Specialist – $96k-$126k – Feb. 23

Friday, February 16, 2018


We had a rather jam-packed week, so we're super-happy to hit Friday.  We hope something in this week-concluding set works for you.

We have it on good authority that the Washington Center for Equitable Growth, a research & grant-making organization working to understand & address the effects of economic inequality, is still looking to fill this Digital Communications Manager post – 4–6 years of digital communications & social media experience desired.

Recently added opportunities with the Tatitlek Corp. supporting the State Dept. Bureau of Diplomatic Security:
Eli Lilly & Co. Advisor, State Government Affairs – 5+ years of broad experience in state government affairs or deep lobbying background desired. 

Atlantic Media
Would you consider Wilmington, DE for your new work-day home as Director, Delaware Chapter with the Sierra Club?  3+ years’ experience in fundraising, grassroots organizing, motivating volunteers, coalition building & lobbying required.

Fresh opportunities at Freddie Mac:
Mystery law firmCommunications Manager – reporter/journalist types looking for a career change welcome – search managed by Capitol Recruiters

American University
Earth Day NetworkVice President of Marketing & Communications – 10 years of related experience running communications programs required; background in environmental & international work a plus.

Aspen Institute
Upstart, a group working to catalyze innovation & vitality in the Jewish community, seeks Communications & Content Manager with 3-5 years’ experience producing digital & print content in a Jewish, nonprofit, or entrepreneurial setting – SF Bay area or New York preferred; Chicago & Denver also considered.

British Embassy
National Institutes of HealthPublic Affairs Specialist supporting the All of Us Research Program – $81k-$126k – apply by Feb. 20

New opportunities with FleishmanHillard since our late-Jan. check-in:
Heritage FoundationsDonor Relations Advancement Specialist – 2-4 years of relevant experience desired.

Center for American Progress

Pew Charitable Trusts
Mystery non-profitCommunications & Graphics Specialist – $50K-$60K – 3+ years of experience in a similar communications role desired; facility with social media a plus – search managed by Beacon Hill Staffing

Best wishes for a fantastic holiday weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource – we'll see you Sunday with the usual recap of opportunities closing in the upcoming week & should also have a new set on this holiday Monday.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

How About a Job That Pretty Much Does Itself?

It's another just-the-jobs Thursday – we hope you snag one of these!

1) The U.S.-China Economic & Security Review Commission is seeking an Executive Director (pdf) with expertise in China’s economic, trade, military and security policies and practices, as well as senior level management experience – $170k-$187k – apply by Mar. 7

2) Our friends at the U.S. Travel Association have a fresh Manager, Editorial Content opportunity available for an outstanding writer who can produce copy/messaging for a variety of audiences, including the media and Capitol Hill, in support of the travel industry and its ambitious federal affairs agenda.

3-4) ACLU
5) Aerospace Industry AssociationVice President, Legislative Affairs

6) American Academy of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationDirector, Advocacy & Government Affairs – search managed by Tuft & Associates

7-8) APCO Worldwide
9) Berlin RosenAccount Coordinator, Issue Advocacy

10-11) Brookings Institution
12) Cold Spark MediaVice President for Public Affairs

13) ComcastSenior Director, Federal Government Affairs

14) Common CauseRegional Communications Strategist – Los Angeles, CA

15) Conway StrategicProgram Manager

16-17) Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
18) Fannie MaeBoard Affairs Coordinator

19-21) Georgetown University
22-25) gmmb
26) Millennium Challenge CorporationCongressional & Public Affairs Intern – Summer 2018 – apply by Mar. 15

27-29) National Cattlemen’s Beef Association
30-38) Nature Conservancy
39-40) Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America – Boston, MA
41) Philanthropy RoundtableDirector of Strategic Engagement – search managed by Talent Market

43) Reporters Committee for Freedom of the PressPolicy Writer & Coalition Coordinator (pdf)

43) Rosslyn-based national multicultural PR agencyMedia Relations Assistant – search managed by Staffing Now

44-46) University of Maryland
47) U.S. Army Public Affairs/Social Media – $56k-$73k – apply by Feb. 16

48) U.S. PharmacopeiaProgram Communications Manager

49) … and finally – How about a job that pretty much does itself?  That’s how we feel about this Marketing Director role for Chick-fil-A in Reston’s Village Commons – isn’t just having those terrific sandwiches pretty much all the marketing you need?  Ok, you’ll probably work hard; we’re simply fans.

50-52) and finally, part 2 – three roles available in the local fĂștbol community:

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday's Set

We're at a loss for a clever title for this mid-week set with several direct-to-us submissions to start with.  Happy Hunting!

1) The League of Conservation Voters is still looking to fill this Communications Coordinator post suited to candidates with 1-2 years’ experience in external communications/media relations or journalism, preferably in a campaign, government or advocacy setting – apply by Feb. 19

2) Microfinance mainstay FINCA has just passed along this Communications Officer post – 3+ years of experience leading strategic communications and brand marketing efforts desired; familiarity with Raiser’s Edge and Luminate Online fundraising platforms a plus.

3) Dale Curtis Communications has let us know they are recruiting for a variety senior, mid-level, junior & specialized roles shown here (except for Interns) – downtown DC location

4-6) The Clyde Group has let us know they are actively recruiting for these (scroll to find):
7) Venn Strategies is in search mode for an Office Manager with a minimum 3-5 years of relevant office/operations experience.

8) The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association has alerted us to multiple Summer 2018 Intern opportunities available, including Communications Intern and Government Relations/Communications Intern roles – mid-May through early-Aug. term – $18/hr

9) American Association of Blood BanksVice President, Membership, Meetings, Communications & Corporate Affairs

10-17) Capitol Hill
18-20) Edelman PR
21) John DeerePublic Affairs Intern

22) The Moran CompanyDirector of Development & Communications

23) National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community DevelopmentDeputy Director of External Affairs – $80k-$105k – apply by Mar. 31 – search managed by Ettleson & Associates

24) National League of CitiesSenior Executive for Marketing, Communications & Digital Engagement – $145k-$170k

25) North Americas Building Trades UnionsDirector of Marketing & Communications

26) Share Our StrengthAssociate Director of Government Relations

27) The Stokes GroupCommunications/PR Specialist

28-29) Transurban – see also main career page
30) United Airlines Manager, International Regulatory & Policy

31-34) University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.
35) World BankSpecial Assistant to the VP & COO – apply by Mar. 5

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday Focus: Communications & Media Relations

We return to Tuesday specialty programming with jobs in one of our primary areas of concentration here: communications & media relations roles with corporate/business, non-profit & government entities.

Aerojet Rocketdyne
Communications Analyst

Aerospace Industries Association Vice President, Communications

American Chemical SocietyCommunications Manager

American College of Nurse-MidwivesCommunications Specialist

American Pharmacists AssociationSenior Vice President, Communications & Member Engagement (pdf) – search managed by Goodyear Executive Search

Booz Allen Hamilton
Brand USA Director, Consumer & Trade Public Relations 

Cameron Craig Group Director of Marketing & Communications – $95k-$135k

Children’s National Health System
Consumer ReportsStrategic Communications Associate

City Parks Alliance Communications Manager – apply by Mar. 31

Cystic Fibrosis FoundationCommunications Project Manager

Danaher Corp. Communications & Change Manager – Richmond, Virginia

DXC TechnologyCorporate Communications Advisor

EngilityCommunications/Public Relations Specialist supporting the Defense Health Agency

General Federation of Women’s Clubs Director of Communications

Hilton Hotels
Manager, Global Communications

Fannie Mae

Inter-American DialogueCommunications Coordinator

International Monetary FundCommunications Officer – apply by Feb. 26, as noted here

Mesothelioma Applied Research FoundationCommunications Associate

Mystery DC non-profit
Communications Specialist – temporary post; Feb.-Mar. 2018 – search managed by Brainstorm Creative Resources

Mystery Rockville health-awareness non-profit
Associate Director of Communications – search managed by The Choice, Inc.

National Academy of Medicine Communications Specialist

National Park Foundation
Marketing & Communications Coordinator (pdf)

National Parking AssociationMarketing & Communications Coordinator

Nature ConservancyDirector of Communications, Corporate Sustainability – apply by Mar. 14

Office of the DC Deputy Mayor for Planning & Economic DevelopmentPublic Affairs Specialist/ Marketing & Communications Analyst – $70k-$89k – apply by Feb. 23

Open Markets Institute Communications Director

Partnership for Public Service Press Secretary

Points of Light FoundationCoordinator, Communications & Marketing – DC or Atlanta, GA

Poverty & Race Action CouncilCommunications Manager (pdf)

Refugees InternationalCommunications Associate (pdf) – apply by Feb. 16

Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press Communications Assistant (pdf) – $41k-$44k – search managed by Ettleson & Associates

Siber SystemsPublic Relations Manager (scroll to find) for RoboForm

Vibrent HealthPublic Relations Specialist

Washington Hospital CenterVice President, Communications & Public Affairs