Monday, October 19, 2009

Speaking of Stress Tolerance & Reslience ...

A cheery Monday - following a less-pleasant Sunday (yeah, you didn't even have to click that to know what I'm talking about) - to you job seekers and soon-to-be job seekers (again, you already know who's behind that link). But enough of that - here's a slightly-light rundown of previously-referenced opportunities closing this week:

American Immigration Law Foundation
Policy Research AssistantOct. 19

Advocates for Children & Youth
– Baltimore, MD:
Montgomery County, MD:
  • Legislative Senior Aide positions for County Council members – $40k-$67k – available to current or RIF’d MoCo employees – Oct. 20
  • Same positions – without previously-noted restrictions – $37k-$61k pay grade – Oct. 20
GreenpeaceGlobal Warming Partnerships CampaignerOct. 23

Director of Media Relations – New York – Oct. 23

Free the SlavesMajor Gifts DirectorOct. 23

University of MarylandCoordinator – Agriculture Dept. – Oct. 23

World Wildlife Fund
Program Officer, Coral Triangle (Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Timor-Leste, Fiji, Brunei, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands) – significant travel to area required – Oct. 25

Consulate General of JapanResearch AssistantOct. 25

We missed these opportunities with Hager-Sharp when we originally posted last week’s PR Jobs IV special – we’ve since added them there, but you can also see them here:
USAID plans to deploy 90 Foreign Service Limited Officers to Afghanistan by the end of 2009, and is looking for strong development and technical professionals for positions throughout the country. Field-based international development experience is required; prior conflict zone experience strongly preferred. Management Systems International is in charge of the search.

Pew Charitable Trusts:
Latest opportunities with the Brookings Institution include:
New-ish (born-on dating: Oct. 13) Media Affairs Specialist (use posting number 0601467) gig with George Washington University – three years relevant experience is sought.

FD Public Affairs (formerly FD Dittus) appears to be in hiring mode:
Fun fact – Alexandria’s Live Wire Communications is about 14 blocks from DCPA+CJ headquarters. You could be a Senior Account Manager there, if you possess: a) at least 5-10 years public relations agency experience – b) 3-5 years management experience – c) fanatical attention to detail – and a bunch of other fine attributes.

Architect of the Capitol:
Associate, Education Practice and Senior Grants Specialist (scroll down) opportunities with the Carmen Group date back to Aug. & May, respectively – so who knows? But, this lobbying, strategic counseling and business development group claims to be always scanning the horizon for proven Policy Experts (scroll down) to join the crew.

Interested in Intern opportunities with DC-and-New-Orleans-based strategic communications concern Marmillion + Company?

Menacingly-named sports/entertainment management syndicate Octagon has a lot of Intern opportunities nationwide – local ones include (keep scrolling back, esp. to find legal intern opportunities):
Searching under the communications discipline, using jobs posted within a week modifier (at least as of this morning) with food distribution behemoth Sodexo brings up (can also search req ID noted):
New from the excellent bestowers of benefits at the United Nations Foundation: Associate Director, Bioenergy, Climate Policy and Sustainability Initiatives. Among their wants for the job: Masters degree in public policy, environmental management or economic policy; 5-10 years work experience in climate policy or related areas; and (uh-oh) stress tolerance and resilience. Apply by Oct. 28.

Physicians for Peace seeks a Director of Development & Communications to help leverage their worthy mission and four star Charity Navigator ranking. At least eight to ten years of proven experience developing/implementing a successful fundraising effort in a demanding environment desired. Norfolk, Va. location

Opportunities for almost every season at C-SPAN:
American Councils for International EducationCommunications and Alumni Officer – wide variety of admin and outreach activities noted – study abroad or international work experience preferred.

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