Monday, March 16, 2009

Increased Returns, Less Risk

Previously-featured opportunities closing this week:

Congressional Research ServiceResearch Manager, American Law – $120k-$153k – job ID 090030 – Mar. 16

The National Education AssociationSenior Public Relations Specialist – $72k-$123k – Mar. 18

World Bank
Operations Analyst (MDB Relations)Senior Knowledge Management Officer – both Mar. 19

The National Education Association Senior Public Relations Specialist – $72k-$123k – Mar. 18

American Sociological Association
Governance & Information Systems Program AssistantMar. 20

Social Security AdministrationProgram Analyst – $102k-$133k – job ID SH244569 – Mar. 20

Recreational Boating & Fishing FoundationOutreach ManagerMar. 20

Indian Health ServiceDeputy Director – job ID IHS-09-032 – $177k – Mar. 20

James Martin Center for Nonproliferation StudiesResearch AssistantMar. 20

Bread for the WorldOnline Communications AssociateMar. 20

The American College Of Cardiology seeks a Director of International Affairs to help drive international strategy/initiatives and develop collaborative relationships with national and regional cardiovascular societies around the world. They also have a Senior Specialist, Executive Office slot; duties appear to be mainly administrative.

is seeking experienced Communications Specialists to help the company publicize its government and commercial clients. Positions are based in Marlton, NJ, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, Fredericksburg, VA, and the Northern Virginia/DC area. They’re also in the market for a Team Leader to supervise communications consultants around the country. Also available: Web Specialist – plans projects, prepares content and develops basic design and updates.

Once they’re done celebrating their NCAA tourney bid, the gang at American University will continue to interview Manager of Web Communications (scroll to find) candidates. They’re looking to fill their candidate brackets with applicants who can manage content publishing, photo processing, video encoding, basic html and coding, and use of content management systems and digital asset management systems – eventual champion to receive $65k-$70k per year. Assorted admin assistant, fundraising and other opportunities also available at that link.

We’ve featured most of these Tessada and Company listings back in January, so they may already be well into the interview process:*
SkyTerra Communications provides wireless voice/data services primarily for public safety, security, fleet management and asset tracking. They are looking for a Vice President, Regulatory Affairs to help keep the satellites aloft by advocating before a broad spectrum of US & foreign regulatory/legislative entities.

FOLIOfn touts themselves as the only brokerage built for cost effective investment diversification, uniquely positioned to help you increase returns with less risk. They are willing to invest in a new Director of PR and Social Media/Blogger Outreach (scroll down) to convince the masses – high energy, passion/commitment, and a 10+ years communications experience desired.

The Customs and Border Protection Agency – a part of DHS – would like to engage a Public Information Specialist to respond to inquiries from a variety of sources including non-government agencies who have dealings with the agency. $73k-$113k – job ID IHC-242584-SFP PN – apply by Apr. 3.

The United Nations Foundation provides an opportunity for one of you to be their next Communications Director, Better World Campaign. Winning hire will write and pitch press releases, schedule media appearances and editorial board visits, write speeches and talking points, produce media and other events, develop online and e-mail content, liaise with other UN Foundation departments, and engage and manage consultants. Apply by Mar. 26.

You have until Wednesday, Mar. 18, to get your application submitted for the Public Affairs Specialist job with the Army Medical Command. Pay is in the $73k-$95k range, job ID NEHT09895869DR.

Touchstone Energy Advisors has an opening for an ACRE Program Advisor – whatever that is. A few hints for you: PAC and fundraising experience are desired, as well as Capitol Hill experience and ability to work with their government relations team.

The International Committee of the Red Cross is looking for a Public Affairs Officer who can strengthen the existing academic outreach program by maintaining, deepening and expanding academia networks for the purpose of promoting the teaching of international humanitarian law and ICRC humanitarian operations in the United States and Canada. Apply by Mar. 31.

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* or maybe they have multiple opportunities to fill for some of these spots.

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