Open Society Institute – Senior Policy Analyst – Eurasia-related issues – May 11
Maryland Association of Counties – Associate Director, Government Relations – May 13
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation – Executive Director – May 15
– Susan P. Byrnes Health Education Center – Director of Marketing – York, Pa. – May 15
Style Weekly – Arts & Culture Editor – Richmond, Va. – May 15
Census Bureau – Media Specialist – $60k-$95k – job ID 23-09-D10-239 – May 15
George Mason University
- Director of Marketing & Communications – May 15
- Director, Center for Health Policy Research and Ethics – May 15
Center for Reproductive Rights – Director of Finance – New York – May 15
- Project Assistant – upper $30k range – May 15
- Policy/Research Assistant – May 15__________________________________
We found this neat-sounding Department of Energy Policy and Communications Analyst position ($102k-$133k – job ID 09-DOECFO-006-2 – apply by May 14) through the new Recovery Jobs segment of USAjobs.gov – but we’re a little disappointed that it’s only open to current DOE Headquarters Employees with Competitive Status.
The good news – however, is that we did find a few publicly-available jobs among the recovery-related offerings that might interest you:
- Department of Labor – Management Staff Assistant – $41k-$53k – ARRA-ETA-09-035DEU – apply by May 14
- Department of Labor – Staff Assistant – $60k-$79k – ARRA-ETA-09-041DEU – apply by May 21
- Department of Agriculture – Public Affairs Specialist – $86k-$113k – 09-RUS59CD-DEU – apply by June 1
Fenton Communications is looking for Senior Vice President (scroll down to find) candidates with a strong network of players in progressive politics and a track record for securing new business in an agency setting. Ten+ years experience in public interest communications, or demonstrated equivalent experience, with preference for experience in advocacy/political public relations required. Chaloner Associates leads the search.
Among your duties as Space Policy Analyst for SAIC: Develop responses to Congressionally Directed Space Cadre and Space Industrial Base taskings – and – rovide technical, analytic, and managerial support to create synergy across the industrial base, academia, labs, the space science and technology (S&T) sector, and government space stakeholders to enable National Security Space. It all sounds pretty great to us. Top Secret/SCI w/ CI Polygraph required. Can also search here, using req ID 146192.
Crossroads United Methodist Church (Ashburn, Va.) is looking for a Communications and Connections Director. If thou art chosen, you’ll develop and implement a well-focused strategic communication plan that encompasses all media types, is that extends their discipleship strategy, and will also oversee the development of new ‘virtual church’/website.
Catholic Relief Services is seeking Director of Communications to pilot a strategic communications plan that increases CRS' visibility, and oversee the development of a comprehensive social media operation. You’ll lead a staff of 12 – just as the fellow who ran this organization as a start-up did a couple of millennia back. Baltimore location.
We go from the church to the pew – the Pew Charitable Trusts, to be precise – where their flock is short one Senior Associate, Communications. Four to eight years of media relations experience in the public policy and/or nonprofit arena desired; experience in a public relations firm and/or on Capitol Hill is a plus.
Hilton Hotels is moving their corporate offices from Beverly Hills to Fairfax. Accordingly, there are several new opportunities potentially available. Here’s a sampling of marketing/communications jobs posted in the last month (search, under “corporate” link, using ID number or DC metro location):
- Director, Communications – 25287
- Director, Media Strategy & Planning – advertising oriented – 25242
- Manager, Website & Content Management – 25037
- Director, Website + Content Management – 26749
Does this sound like you: MA or ABD (PhD candidate) in international affairs or related area required with emphasis on Chinese politics and foreign policy? Native-level proficiency in English, and high proficiency in Mandarin Chinese? If so, the Brookings Institution would your resume by May 25 for their Research Assistant position. Upper $30k – lower $40k range.
The Society for Neuroscience has the call out for:
Audible - a wholly owned subsidiary of Amazon.com located in Newark NJ seeks a Communications Specialist to implement research and communications projects as for the CEO – blogging, speechwriting, media monitoring, report-writing, and the like. Can also search here, using job # 37161.
Monday's job search tool is exec search firm Witt-Kieffer, who appear to specialize in placements for healthcare and academic non-profits (look under practice areas to find current searches).