New America Foundation – Knight Media Policy Fellowship – apply by Dec 14
Defense Logistics Agency – Public Affairs Specialist – $73k-$95k – job ID: DESC-10-300274 – Dec 15
Dept. of Energy – Congressional Liaison – $86k-$133k – job ID: HQ-10-DE-02-CF-30-14 – Dec 15
Humanities Council of Washington, DC – Director of Programs and Communications – Dec 15
The Fund for Arts & Culture – Chief Executive Officer – Dec 15
Nature Conservancy – Director, Gift Planning (search by job ID 11305 or scroll back) – Dec 15
Treatment Advocacy Center – Communications Director – $60k-$80k – Dec 16
DC Public Schools – Communications Coordinator – Office of Family & Public Engagement – $47k-$61k – Dec 18
National Education Association – Organizational Specialist – $94k-$142k – Dec 17
American Association of University Professors – Senior Program Officer, Department of Organizing and Services – one year term – $50k-$55k – Berkley, CA – Dec 17
Nonprofit Roundtable of Greater Washington – Director of Development & Special Programs – $55k-$60k – Dec 18
Voluntary Carbon Standard Association – Communications Director (pdf) – Dec 18
American Democracy Institute – Executive Assistant to the Founder & President – Dec. 18
SAGE – Director of Federal Government Relations – Dec. 18
ACLU of Northern California – Police Practices Policy Director – San Francisco, CA – Dec 18
University of Maryland – Communications Director, Libraries – $78k or more – Dec 20
National Endowment for Democracy – supporting freedom around the world – and seeking new talent closer to home:
- Publications Coordinator – apply by Dec. 18
- Intern, Latin America & Caribbean – Spanish fluency required; French a plus – apply by Jan. 4
- Intern, Office of Govt. Relations & Public Affairs
- Intern, World Movement for Democracy – apply by Dec. 15
- Admin/HR/IT opportunities also noted
The ideal candidate for the Associate Director, Research & Imperative Support job with the National Restaurant Association has eight or more years experience in survey/research; is an experienced project manager; and has experience working with a Federal Agency or Capitol Hill. Also seeking a Vice President, Development (scroll down) for their foundation operation.
Not necessarily public affairs-related, but staffing agency NRI has a dozen-plus recent listings for admin positions in the DC area.
General Electric has a bunch of very new slots for DC-based talent – search by that locale or job req ID referenced:
- Lead Government Relations Specialist (1121651) – primary focus appears to be related to export controls and trade sanction issues
- Admin Assistant (1121643)
- R. Michael Gadbaw Fellowship (1122096) – work on public policy issues with governments around the world, and works to expand the company’s presence in global markets – JD or equivalent degree required
- Content Producer, NBC Universal (1079737) – some newsgathering/journalist experience required
What ready-to-advance communications pro with a green/enviro bent wouldn’t be interested in this new Manager of Communications posting with the Wildlife Conservation Society? They’re looking for candidates with a strong background in earned media or PR, who is well-versed in how communications advance policy priorities on Capitol Hill and elsewhere. Additional opportunities also available back at the New York mothership (or rather, Ark), including (famous) zoo and aquarium jobs
United Health Group – Communications & Public Affairs Vice President (search DC location or job ID 315670) – Military & Veterans Health unit
The Export-Import Bank of the US is looking for a Speechwriter (pdf) to help craft and deliver their message of more exports, more places, more jobs to a waiting nation. Send your message of hire me to the gang at Freeman Philanthropic Services.
This job is probably a little tough at times, but we have little doubt it’s worthwhile all the time: Executive Assistant to the VP of the Cruelty Investigations Dept. with PETA – Norfolk, Va.
Sweet Briar College – Director of Media, Marketing & Communications – Sweet Briar, Va. – Go Vixens!
USA Today is seeking a Senior Vice President, Advertising.
Energetic and un-same heart-of-Old-Town-based brand strategy agency Stokefire seeks Social Media/PR Intern to pitch in on an array of marketing/social media/PR projects and more. They’ll be anxiously monitoring their e-mail machines for your sparkling CV until Dec. 31.
PBS – Director, New Media – best candidates will have journalism roots and a marketer’s sensibilities, along with news judgment, good writing, Web 2.0 skills, and analytics-based decision-making. Looks pretty great to us.
1105 Media Inc. – integrated business-to-business information and media group – is hiring:
IBM’s Center for The Business of Government is searching for a Social Media Director to manage its online social media presence and relationships. You can also search here, using job ID GBS-0277223 or social media in the keyword box.
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington:
Girl Scout Commonwealth of Virginia Council – Chief Executive Officer – Mechanicsville, Va, (near Richmond) – apply by Jan. 22 – search managed by Evergreen Executive Source
From where we’re sitting on this cold+damp morning, these California Republic opportunities with Pacific Gas & Electric seem like a really good idea – search by job # or Public Affairs & Communications category:
- Corporate Affairs Specialist (09003911) – San Francisco, CA
- State Agency Relations Representative (09003940) – San Francisco, CA
- Manager, State Government Relations (09003937) – Sacramento, CA
- Senior Manager, Labor Communications (09003719) – San Francisco, CA
- Senior Manager, HR Communications (09002526) – San Francisco, CA
- Senior Manager, Nuclear Communications (09003693) – San Luis Obispo, CA
Community Foundation of Frederick County, MD – Marketing & Communications Director – additional contact info – apply by Dec. 16
Association of Health Plans seeks high-energy, detail-oriented and enthusiastic Policy Associate interested in health care policy and advocacy on behalf of non-profit health plans recognized as models of coordinated care and delivery system restructuring
WBOC-TV in Salisbury, MD – Delmarva's News Leader! – has a space reserved for a Director of Content to lead vision/voice, process and schedule for their wboc.com site.
Monday's job-search tool: the job board from O'Dwyer's PR - along with their long roster of PR blogs.