Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Put Down the Pint, Check Out the Jobs

The Armed Forces Foundation, a group dedicated to providing emergency relief for wounded warriors, active-duty, retired personnel, and their families is looking to hire a Director of Development. Experience in non-profit and PAC fundraising, sponsorship proposals, and/or grant writing desired; top-notch communications skills a must. Capitol Hill/metro-accessible location – apply by Mar. 29.

Currently available with the sunshine-loving (figuratively speaking, but probably literally, as well) Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington:
The AFL-CIO Solidarity Center seeks Program Officer for Africa Dept. (DC-based) – must have broad knowledge of international relations including trade union and socioeconomic and political developments in the U.S. and abroad. Previous trade union experience is highly desirable.

Mystery PR firmMedia Account Manager – mid-level

Recently-added opportunities with Boeing – can also search here, using job # or location:
Independent Community Bankers AssociationCongressional Affairs Writer (scroll down) – seeking candidates with professional writing experience with particular emphasis on persuasive writing, preferably within a public policy or legislative affairs environment; experience within the financial services arena, including related industry associations, is strongly preferred.

CNN/Time Warner – search by job req ID or DC location (except as noted):
The Senior Officer, Office of the President at the Pew Charitable Trusts will serve as a key senior staffer to the CEO; act as liaison to various departments; oversee writing for the CEO, including speeches, reports and correspondence; manage external relations for the CEO and her daily schedule; and take care of the always-dreaded special projects.

NAFSA/The Association for International Educators
will pay some go-getter-ish type $38k-$43k as Staff Assistant, Public Policy Dept.

Staying in that general salary area, there’s $36k-$40k on the table for an Assistant, Member Relations with the National League of Cities. Wide range of admin duties promised/threatened.

Library of CongressDeputy Director & Senior Specialist – $165k – job ID: 100023 – apply by Apr. 9

Gerson Lehrman Group seeks Associates for a two-year program that is heavy in research work and establishing consulting relationships with lawyers, lobbyists, former government officials, and economists. We’re not really sure what to make of it; surely you’ll have better luck.

NokiaSiemens NetworksHead of Policy & Public Affairs – key info to note at bottom of description: global position\check location w/ hiring manager – apply by Apr. 5, 24:00 GMT, to be exact (that would be 8:00 pm here).

CARE USAPolicy Media Relations Officer – 5-10 years in journalism, public/media relations, or international affairs desired.

Federal Communications CommissionNew Media Technology Specialist – $62k-$81k – job ID: DEU-OMD-2010-0020 – apply by Mar. 25

Dept. of AgricultureSenior Press Officer – $123k-$155k – job ID: W-CPAO-2010-0015 – apply by Apr. 15

Hilton Hotels – search by job # or Virginia-Northern/DC Metro location:
Latest Hill vacancies:
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