The latest opportunity at Widmeyer Communications: Vice President for their PreK-12 Education practice group - at least 10 years of experience required of PR agency, media relations and/or other relevant communications background required; familiarity with national/state education policy issues and contacts with education reporters/influentials a plus. Widmeyer also continues to seek Account Manager/Senior Account Manager candidates; again preferably with education policy experience.
The Federation of Associations in Behavior & Brain Sciences seeks Freelance Writer – and, since they’re a collective of related associations, we thought we’d try to find a relevant opportunity at one of their members – and the first one we came up with was Development Coordinator at the American Psychological Association.
The American Immigration Lawyers Association unabashedly seeks rock star-type candidates for their Marketing Associate position. And, a little closer to the border, we see that the Pizza Hut outposts of Marble Falls, TX also seek Rock Star Managers.
Smithsonian Institution – Director of External Affairs, Archives of American Art – $90k-$110k – apply by July 31
Help fight the scourge of the Romanovs as Office Coordinator for the Hemophilia Federation of America – bilingual a plus, ideally w/ Spanish.
To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan – that should put you in the right mood as you apply for Public Affairs Specialist with the Dept. of Veterans Affairs – $89k-$136k – job ID: VZ-10-GKP-359150 – apply by July 8
For your far-flung Friday needs, we look to the Pacific Northwest for Cobalt – the self-assessed leading provider of digital marketing solutions to the automotive industry. We just like the word cobalt – Senior Manager, Public Relations & Media – Seattle, WA – but wait, there are some local opportunities, too, in the sales/ad/marketing fields:
- Automotive Digital Advertising Account Exec
- Automotive Digital Advertising Account Exec – Baltimore, MD
- Senior Automotive Account Manager – Alexandria, Va. – and also in Arlington
- Senior Policy Analyst
- Policy Outreach Assistant
- Director of Design & Digital Media
- Director of Government Relations – note: this position was referenced here in mid-April
Bill of Rights Institute – President – search managed by Talent Market
New from Microsoft – Director, Government Affairs
Death Penalty Information Center – Communications Coordinator – apply by July 7
More from the far-flung file – American Express – Director, Public Affairs – serve as external communications lead for the Consumer Travel Network; develop & implement PR strategies for CTN products and enhancements; manage a PR agency to maximize results – New York – can also search here, putting job ID 124316BR in the keyword box
Corporation for National & Community Service – Public Affairs Associate – $42k-$62k – apply by July 1
Susan Davis International – Civilian Military Public Affairs Counsel – military public affairs experience coupled with private sector public relations/pubic affairs experience required
Chamber of Commerce:
- Counsel, Environment/Technology & Regulatory Affairs – JD required
- Coordinator – grassroots/advocacy-oriented position – low $40k
Honeywell – Admin Assistant, Government Relations – can also search here, using DC location or job # 00136218
- Director, Investor Relations/International Network – apply by July 7
- Senior Admin Associate – apply by June 30
- Director, Market Research & Customer Insights – apply by June 30
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