Saturday, February 27, 2010

February, fin.

We were planning on sending off February with something in the screed/diatribe category; raging against a month of snow-nevitablity, gun-wielding professors, the dismantling of the Wizards, multiple DCPA+CJ pre-emptions, and healthcare reform summitry. But, the sun is out this morning, spring is around the corner, and we're just not very good at staying mad at anyone or anything. Bye bye, February - stay cold wherever you're headed, and we'll see you next year.

1) American Academy of ActuariesAssistant Director for Marketing (pdf)

2) American Association of PublishersDeputy Director for K-20 Communications

3) American Nurses AssociationsAssociate Director, Government Affairs (scroll down)

4-5) American Public Health Association:
6) American RiversAssociate Director of Communications

7) CAPTELPolitical/PAC Fundraising Positions – DC, Baltimore and Wyoming – Internships also available

8) Change to Win Research Analyst, Green Jobs Program

9) Charles G. Koch FoundationAssociate Program – one year term – apply by Mar. 1

10-13) DCI Group:
14) DISH Network - Government Affairs Analyst

15-16) Food & Water Watch:
17-18) George Washington University:
19-20) Global Business Coalition on HIV, Tuberculosis & Malaria:
21-23) Human Rights Watch:
24) Jobs for the FutureCommunications Associate – part-time – Cambridge, MA

25) National Association of CountiesAssociate Research Director (pdf)

26) National Committee to Protect Social Security & Medicare Staff Writer/New Media Coordinator

27) National Endowment for the Humanities - Public Affairs Specialist - $51k-$53k - job ID: 10-006A - apply by Mar. 19

28) National Institute for the BlindFellowship for Leadership Development – apply by Apr. 15

29) Octagon Sports MarketingIntern opportunities, Finance & HR – see join our team, more related jobs & internships nationwide

30) Self-assessed top tier DC consulting firmManaging Director, Government Relations

31) SNL FinancialCopy Editor – search Charlottesville, Va. location

32) Thomas B. Fordham InstituteDevelopment Director – search managed by Talent Market

33) TransitionGuidesProjects Coordinator (pdf)

34) University of North CarolinaPublic Communications Specialist – promoting campus recreation/sports activities – $42k-$55k – Chapel Hill, NC – apply by Mar. 15

35) US Army - Public Affairs Specialist - $74k-$97k - job ID: NCFP10983713D - apply by Mar. 15

36) Well-known (yet unknown) organizationReceptionist –$22k-$29k –via AppleOne

37) Wildlife Conservation Society - Senior Federal Affairs Officer

38-39) World Bank:
40-44) World Wildlife Fund:

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

31 Flavors

Friday update - technical difficulties [in truth, a simple non-technical goof on our part] will delay today's post to Saturday. A fitting end to a super-busy week for us personally, and a screwy, snow-filled month in general. We should probably have just blamed the high wind today, instead. See you tomorrow, unless we step on our ____ yet again.
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Head out Route 50 to lovely Middleburg or up the New Jersey Turnpike. Flack for one of our many Indian-themed sports franchises or do your old CYO League coach proud by taking the helm at Notre Dame. Help stop genocide or take one of several jobs with assistant in the title. Become Lady Liberty herself. The possibilities are endless .... to the degree that 31 public affairs jobs and internships can be called endless, of course.

1) American Public Power AssociationCommunications Program Assistant – $36k-$46k

2) American Speech-Language-Hearing AssociationDirector, State Legislative & Regulatory Advocacy

3) APCO Worldwideentry-level Government Relations & Health Policy opportunities

4) Bendure CommunicationsMid-level PR Professional – Middleburg, Va.

5) Capitol OneCommunications Manager

6-7) College of Notre Dame of Maryland – Baltimore, MD:
8) Council on Foreign RelationsEditorial Assistant – mid-$30k – New York

9) DC-headquartered national associationAdmin Assistant supporting State Gov’t Affairs/Policy group – $16/hr to $35k – search managed by TSI Staffing

10-11) DDC Advocacy:
12) Garden State Alliance for a New Economy Executive Director – Northern New Jersey – apply by Mar. 7

13) Georgetown UniversityGovernment Information Reference Librarian & Bibliographer

14-16) Genocide Intervention Network:
17-19) Global Fund for Children:
20) International Dairy Foods AssociationAdmin Assistant, International & Regulatory Affairs

21) Kansas City ChiefsDirector of Communications (pdf) – Kansas City, MO – search managed by Turnkey Sports & Entertainment

22) National Association of Retail Collection AttorneysManager of Membership, Communications & Government Relations – $45k-$55k – DC or Bradenton/Sarasota, FL – may be reopened/revised search; see #84 here from August 2009

23-24) National Endowment for Democracy:
25) North American Insulation Manufacturers AssociationDirector, Government Relations

26) Prominent-but-unknown non-profit organization Policy Assistant – $35k

27) SimpsonScarboroughProject Assistant

28) Strategic Media Services Media Assistant

29) Truman National Security ProjectResearch Associate

30) Urban Land InstituteOnline Editor for Urban Land Magazine

31) And finally, Get paid $50k to travel across the US as Lady Liberty, the national spokesperson for Liberty Tax Service. They assert that it’s the opportunity of a lifetime and the most exciting year you’ll ever have – we don't know what to make of that claim/threat. Headquartered in Virginia Beach, Va.

No post scheduled for Thursday - we plan
to be back on Friday, Feb. 26.

Monday, February 22, 2010

M-W-F

Just like that old Econ 201 class you loved or hated, DCPA+CJ (which we assume you love) is scheduled to convene in the morning on Monday, Wednesday & Friday this week. Just-the-jobs format continues.

Now open your textbooks to previously-referenced jobs closing this weekthis is going to be on the final, people – and let's get to work.

Export-Import Bank of the United StatesWeb Content Manager – $105k-$136k – job ID: 10-503 – Feb. 22

Choice USACommunications Director (pdf) – Feb. 22

PfizerPublic Affairs Manager, Gulf States (go to apply now and use public affairs keyword or search job # 937929) – located in United Arab Emirates – Arabic language skills required – Feb. 25

Genetic Alliance
Associate Director of Communications – low-to-mid $50k – Feb. 26

Alliance for Community MediaExecutive Director – $80k-$100k salary – search managed by Meridian ServicesFeb. 26 (5:00 pm sharp!)

DyneticsCongressional Affairs Analyst (search via Arlington, Va. location) – Feb. 28

Open Society InstituteProgram Officer, Public Health Watch – New York – Feb. 28
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1) ACDI/VOCAProject Coordinator, Agribusiness

2) American Constitution Society for Law & PolicyAssociate Director of Programs – JD required

3) Association of American Book PublishingAssistant Director, Higher Education – position involves public relations, state and federal legislative activities and member services responsibilities.

4) Association of Flight AttendantsGovernment Affairs Director – $75k-$90k – apply by Mar. 5

5) Atlantic MediaMedia Research InternshipEditorial InternshipBusiness Internship

6-8) Bipartisan Policy Center:
9) Center for Education ReformVice President – search managed by Talent Market

10) Center for Democracy & TechnologyInternships, Summer 2010 – previous and current applicants should note their really nicely-stated mea culpa at end of description: CDT is sometimes better at democracy than technology.

11) The College BoardExecutive Director of Policy, Research & Advocacy Center – search managed by Isaacson, Miller

12) Corporate Executive BoardDigital/Social Media Analyst

13) Council on Foreign RelationsInterdepartmental Program Associate – mid-$30k

14) DC Public Charter School BoardAdmin Coordinator – apply by Mar. 1

15) Center for ConcernInternships (scroll down)

16) EnergeticsEnergy Journalist – part time – can also search here, using DC location

17) Environmental Defense Fund – Internships: Social MediaLegalInternational ClimateAmazon ProjectInteractive & Membership Data

18-19) Federal Signal Corp:
20-21) Global Health Council:
22-23) Moxie Interactive:
24-27) National Association of Manufacturers:
28) National Electric Reliability Corp. – Admin Assistant (pdf)

29-30) National Taxpayers Union:
31) National Transportation Safety BoardLegislative Affairs Specialist – $89k-$136k – job ID: WA-TB-10-006 – apply by Mar. 2

32-35) New Profit, Inc:
36) Parker TideWeb & Social Media Administrator - $40k$50k

37) PETANew Media Coordinator

38) Public Affairs CouncilManager, International Programs

39) Save the Childrenmultiple new Haiti-based emergency relief opportunities

40-41) Search for Common Ground:
42-43) Sirius/XM:
44) Southern Utah Wilderness AllianceLegislative Advocate – $30k – DC-based

45-46) Time Warner/Turner/CNN – search DC location or use job req noted:

Thursday, February 18, 2010

What's Good for General Motors ......

..... may be good for you, if you snag #14 or #15 in today's roundup. And, while we're near the subject, here's a little myth deflation on Charles Wilson's oft-mis-cited dictum.

We'll be posting less-frequently for a couple weeks; no new post scheduled for Friday. Enjoy a super-sized just-the-jobs edition engineered to hold you over until Monday.

1) Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service Public Affairs Specialist – $51k-$93k – job ID: 24LP-2010-0004 – apply by Feb. 22

2) ATK Mission SystemsCommunications Specialist (search comm. & public relations category) – temporary position – Baltimore, MD

3-4) Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation – search DC location for:
5) Brookings InstitutionPublicity Manager, Brookings Press

6) Center for Public IntegrityDirector of Development

7-8) Chesapeake Bay Foundation – Annapolis, MD:
9-11) Feeding America:
12-13) Fleishman-Hillard:
14-15) General Motors – search DC location or use job #:
16-17) Georgetown University:
18) Global Financial IntegritySummer Internships – policy, communications, economics, legal – Mar. 1 deadline noted on one of the opportunities; probably a good guideline for all of them

19) Heritage FoundationCommunications Associate, Midwest Region – independent contractor status – Chicago, IL

20-22) National Apartment Association:
23-24) National Electrical Manufacturers Association:
25) Newell RubbermaidDirector, Marketing Communications – Winchester, Va.

26-30) Oxfam America:
31-32) Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine:
33-36) Points of Light Institute – Atlanta, GA
37-38) Public Opinion Strategies:
39-41) Sierra Club:
42) Transportation for AmericaRegional Field Organizer

43-47) United Health Group (search using job # noted or by location) – the first two VP slots listed are GR/public affairs-oriented positions:
48) URS Corp.Government Affairs Intern

49-50) US Institute for Peace:
51) Wind on the WiresCommunications Manager – $50k-$65k – St. Paul, MN – wind power development group

Your favorite™ public affairs & communications jobs resource
wishes you a happy weekend, whenever it actually starts.

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Communications Jobs Special

First, a program note: professional obligations dictate that we'll probably cut down to two or three posts per week until early March, and probably in the just-the-jobs format for the most part. Definitely no new post on Wednesday - we'll be back on Thursday, Feb. 18.

And today, we have a communications-focused Tuesday special: freshly-found communications jobs in DC, VA & MD.

Abt AssociatesVice President, Strategic Communications

Adventist HealthcareManager, Public Relations/Marketing (use advanced search and job # 300717)

Altria Corp.Digital Communications Specialist – Richmond, Va.

American Systems
– Secret clearance required for all if these:
Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationSenior Program Officer for Global Health Communications (search DC location)

BP Solar - Advertising & Marketing Communications Specialist

Choice USA - Communications Director (pdf) - apply by Feb. 22

DHS/Immigration & Customs EnforcementPublic Affairs Specialist – $105k-$136k – LAG-OPA-309008-LFP-313-PN – apply by Feb. 19

Equal JusticeCommunications Specialist

Exelon Corp.Senior Nuclear Site Communications Specialist – Delta, PA

Fish & Wildlife ServiceProgram Analyst, Communications – $74k-$115k – job ID: R9-10-318042-JH – apply by Feb. 18

First Candle/SIDS AllianceCommunications Specialist

Henry M. Jackson for the Advancement of Military MedicineCommunications Specialist (use job ID 205169 or scroll back to Feb. 1)

Institute for Defense AnalysesManager, Corporate Communications – apply by Apr. 9

Johns Hopkins University
Communications Specialist – $36k-$50k – Bloomberg School of Public Health – East Baltimore, MD

Just Vision
Director of Communications & Outreach

Make-a-Wish Foundation of the Mid-Atlantic
Communications Manager

National Association for EHS Management
Communications & Web Content Creator (scroll down)

National Employment Law Project
Communications Director (pdf)

National Parks Association
New Media Specialist

Politico
Media & Special Projects Assistant

Rare Conservation
Development & Communications Coordinator

Rolls-Royce North America
Communications Specialist (search job # 00004327 or Reston, Va. location)

School Sisters of Notre DameDirector of Communications – Baltimore, MD

SCORE AssociationSocial & Online Media Coordinator

Society for Technical CommunicationMarketing/Communications Manager

St. Joseph Medical CenterDirector of Marketing & Communications (search job # 0900010859) – Towson, MD

Unknown international development organizationDirector of Communications – search managed by Beale Personnel

US Marshals ServiceInternal Communications Specialist – $74k-$115k – job ID: CK315475TW – apply by Mar. 5

White Ribbon Alliance for Safe MotherhoodCommunications Manager

XO CommunicationsCorporate Communications Specialist

Monday, February 15, 2010

Step Up to the Plate

We wish a you a happy (and accurate) not-really-Presidents' Day. Enjoy the traditional feast of career opportunities and ideas, including the Monday appetizer of jobs closing this week:

SEIUAffiliates Contribution AnalystFeb. 15

National Partnership for Women & Families Work/Family Communications ManagerFeb. 15

Environics PR
Account Executive, Technology/Telecommunications Practice (scroll down) – Feb. 15

AmtrakCoordinator, Digital & Social MediaFeb. 16

Association of Science-Technology CentersAdmin Assistant/ReceptionistFeb. 16

World Bank:
Office of the Director of National IntelligenceAdministrative Officer – $74k-$97k – job ID: 15328 – Feb. 17

US MintDeputy Director, Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs – $105k-$136k – job ID: 10-USMINT-105P – apply by Feb. 18

Internal Revenue ServicePublic Affairs Specialist – $89k-$115k – job ID: DEU-C2-0W2-089-NJW – Feb. 19

Center for Economic ProgressDirector, Policy & Research (pdf) – $62k-$67k – Chicago, IL – Feb. 19

Revenue Watch
– New York:
Society of Environmental Graphic DesignExecutive DirectorFeb. 19

Dept. of Homeland SecurityDirector of Legislative Affairs – $123k-$155k – job ID: OS-20100357 – Feb. 19

Mines Advisory Group USA – Marketing ManagerFeb. 21
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We found a few recent & interesting (but not local) opportunities by going to apply now and then using the keyword public affairs at the frustrating-to-us jobs site at Pfizer. Job #s also listed:
The Hanover Research Council will let their Senior Content Analyst, Institutional Research work out of their DC or Charlottesville, Va. locations. In either spot, you’ll review and maintain institutional data and databases, providing important assessment and analyses for continuous improvement of academic institutions in areas of enrollment, graduation rate, demographics, retention, etc.

Equal Rights Center – promoting equal opportunity in housing, employment, disability rights, immigrant rights, and access to public accommodations and government services.
Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human RightsSummer Intern opportunities – applicants must have completed at least one year of law/grad school – foreign language skills helpful – apply by Mar. 1

Pew Charitable TrustsAdmin Associate, Operations – Pew Center on the States

The Batter Up Foundation works to revive interest in youth/high-school baseball in DC and to improve the development of local players, especially minorities, with the goal of increasing college opportunities (have you seen a college baseball team picture lately? – looks like a hockey team). Get on their roster as a part-time Grants Coordinator – modest stipend plus commission offered.

The Coalition Against Bigger Trucks (it’s exactly what it sounds like) seeks Field Director. Alexandria-based, but extensive travel required.

WalgreensStrategic Government Relations Leader – JD or Master's degree desired; minimum of 10 years experience in federal government relations including Capitol Hill work; health care related committee experience is preferred, along with working knowledge of pharmacy issues, Medicaid, Medicare, etc.

California Teachers AssociationLegislative Advocate – Sacramento, CA

These appear to be among the latest offerings from Ketchum PR:
The American Society of Nephrology — dedicated to the study & treatment of kidney disease—seeks a Policy Analyst to administer legislative and advocacy program focused on kidney disease research and related issues.

We have some interesting items to consider from the Council on Foundations:
  • This Advocacy Coordinator position – which, oddly enough, does not yet show up on their own jobs @ COF page (click on jobs at the council tab)
  • Under the all jobs tab at their foundation jobs board, you’ll find fundraising, grant-making, program & other jobs like this Policy & Research Associate position with the Hunt Alternatives Fund
  • Interested in international relief work? COF’s comprehensive Haiti Disaster Response section provides a lot of information on foundation, NGO and corporate support/grantmaking efforts in support of Haitian relief – it might also provide you with some organizations to target for your own job search efforts. And, don’t forget our recent Relief/Humanitarian jobs special!
Off the public affairs beat, but high-profile enough to rate a mention here – search by DC location of Tesla Motors, and you’ll find two Sales Advisor and one Store Coordinator position.

International Association of Fire ChiefsWeb & Graphic Design Coordinator

Fannie Mae – can also search here, using job # noted:
International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is seeking a Marketing Coordinator to support their Litigation Business Development team. Minimum of 2 years in marketing, communications or related field required, along with experience using databases to support business development activities.

Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, MD offers this comparatively terse call for a Public Relations Coordinator – you can see that actual title by searching here, under administrative support.

Perfect for Alabama Congressional office-types or anyone else who wants to decamp to the Heart of Dixie: University of Alabama-BirminghamDirector of Media Relations (search using keyword 12997BR) – $65k-$101k

The Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards will pay you $67k-$70k as their Online Media Coordinator; maybe they’ll even give you some sound advice as to what do with that windfall.

We’re usually hateful towards slow-loading, flash-enhanced homepages – but we like the subway-themed site (really – spend a few minutes poking around; it’s nicely done) of New York ad agency Gotham Inc. Here’s a Copywriter gig there – great taste in design and an interest in fashion/related fields are musts.

Law Enforcement Against Prohibition seeks Media Relations Intern. Prohibition of what? – yes, it’s just what you think it is.

It’s probably been bounced all over the twittersphere already, but maybe one or two of you don’t know that the DNC/Organizing for America is seeking a Social Networks Manager – a job we’ve seen inelegantly referred to as Twitterer for Pres. Obama by a handful of media outlets.

For your Monday resource - we've previously referenced the prolific and progressive-leaning job board from Idealist - but you might not be aware of these additional Idealist resources:

Friday, February 12, 2010

Maybe Too Swinging

A happy dig-it-out or return-to-the-office Friday from your favorite™ public affairs & communications jobs resource.

Americans for the Arts
Leadership Alliances Associate – experience in a donor services, development, prospect research, or events department for an arts nonprofit organization or university desired

A pair of DC-based advocacy jobs and a bunch of Dallas-located opportunities noted with Susan G. Komen for the Cure:
Constellation Energy - Director of Nuclear Communications (search job ID 101601) - Baltimore, MD - your friends may make China Syndrome references, but it still sounds pretty great to us.

The Alliance for Community Media wants resumes over the transom by 5:00 pm on Feb. 26 for their Executive Director position. $80k-$100k salary promised. Search managed by Meridian Services.

Little-known fact about the DCPA+CJ crew: we are pension obligation obsessives.* So, think of us when you’re cashing your paychecks at the National Public Pension Coalition as:
Karamah: Muslim Lawyers for Human Rights:
The Cornell-affiliated Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management seeks DC-based Executive Director - $80k-$100k - apply by Mar. 10

Public Health Foundation - Marketing & Communications Internships (pdf)

Heinz Center for Science, Economics & the Environment:
New York Committee for Occupational Safety & HealthDirector of Public Affairs – $64k-$69k – New York

New with the Zeno Group since our mid-January PR Jobs Special (scroll to bottom for DC-based opportunities):
American University – scroll to find Library Specialist ($18-$19/hr) and Staff Assistant, Faculty Senate ($19-$22/hr).

The DC HQ of the Marijuana Policy Project sounds like a pretty swinging place to work these days. Maybe things are a little more laid back and less-gropey in the San Francisco Bay area, where a Development Officer job awaits. Or, join in the local fun by getting on their temp work list.

For your Friday job resource – you may or may not be too late for this month-old PR Director opportunity, but you might as well add communications/pr search firm Charet & Associates to the watch list.

*admittedly, we’re obsessives about an embarrassingly wide range of stuff.

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Our Forecast: High of 38

1-5) 1105 Media:
6) American Educational Research Association - Associate Director for Government Relations & Government Affairs - search assisted/managed by Jackson & Associates

7) Amtrak - Coordinator, Digital & Social Media - apply by Feb. 16

8) Booz Allen Hamilton - Social Media Analyst - Norfolk, Va.

10) Brand Resources Group - Senior Account Manager

11) Conference of State Bank Supervisors - Business Analyst/Project Manager - search managed by Staffing Advisors

12-16) Fleishman-Hillard:
17) Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity - Investigative Journalist - Portland, ME - search managed by Talent Market

18-20) Georgetown University:
21-22) George Washington University - search using job #
23-24) Hogan & Hartson:
25) Internal Revenue Service - Public Affairs Specialist - $105k-$136k - job ID: 10PH4-LMX0240-1035-14-LW - apply by Feb. 12

26) Johns Hopkins University - Communications Coordinator - part-time - $18-$21/hr. - Mt. Washington Campus/Baltimore, MD

27-28) Learning Tree International:
29) McKinley Marketing Partners - Communications, Web & New Media Support

30) NAFSA: Association of International Educators - Senior Marketing Coordinator

31) The Outdoor Foundation - Development & Communications Director

32) PMI - Government Relations Manager - can also search here, using DC location

33) Research in Motion - Admin Assistant (search DC location or job # 1000329)

34-36) Rock the Vote:
37) University of Delaware - Director of Federal Government Relations (search exempt category, scroll down to job #5020) - DC-based

38) Unknown GOP Senator - Press Secretary

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

You Could (& Should) Be in West Palm Beach, Marketing Boat Shoes

Wednesday update - no new post today; see you Thursday (we hope)

We're in pre-snow freakout mode, so we're bringing you a just-the-jobs edition today. Wednesday/Thursday editions likely dependent as to whether our power stays on this time. Good luck to you all.

1) Arent Fox LLPSenior Lobbyist (scroll down)

2) Blue Cross/Blue Shield AssociationDirector, Policy

3-5) Children’s National Medical Center:
6-8) Environmental Defense Fund:
9-10) i2 Group – scroll down to McLean, Va.-based opportunities
11) James Madison University - Assistant Athletic Director for Communications - $60k-$65k - Harrisonburg, Va - apply by Mar. 6

12-13) Luntz, Maslansky Strategic Research:
14) Military.comAssociate Editor, Multimedia

15) Mystery organization involved in military-related healthcare/medical activitiesCommunications Director

16-18) National Public Radio:
19-21) National Wildlife Federation:
22) Office of the Director of National IntelligenceAdministrative Officer – $74k-$97k – job ID: 15328 – apply by Feb. 17

23) Partnership for PreventionDirector of Communications (pdf)

24) RedEngine DigitalNew Media Intern

25-26) Shoes for Crews – happily located in warm + sunny West Palm Beach, FL - and they make boat shoes, for cryin' out loud; how stupendously summery does that sound?
27-31) US Chamber of Commerce:
32) US Mint - Deputy Director, Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs - $105k-$136k - job ID: 10-USMINT-105P - apply by Feb. 18

33-35) UTC Corp:

Monday, February 8, 2010

Shovel Ready

We start shoveling out with a pretty small selection of previously-noted jobs closing this week. It's almost as if that all-powerful DC-area HR cadre somehow knew in advance this would be a snow-disturbed week. Weird.

National Alliance of Forest OwnersPolicy, Regulatory and Legal Affairs ProfessionalFeb. 8

Child Fund InternationalDirector of Corporate RelationsFeb. 8

Marylhurst UniversityDirector of Foundation, Corporate & Government Relations – Marylhurst, OR – Feb. 10

University of MarylandCommunications Manager, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center – high $50k – apply by Feb. 12

Leadership Metro Richmond
President & CEO (look for link under news & events on right side of homepage) – Richmond, Va. – Feb. 12

Open Society Institute
– New York
Center for Economic ProgressDirector, Community Building (pdf) – $58k-$63k – Chicago, IL – Feb. 12
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Agricultural & construction equipment manufacturer CNH seeks State Government Affairs Professional - position to be located in Racine, WI; New Holland, MI; or DC, dependent on the candidate.

Been too long since we’ve brought you anything from out 6-point-type-loving pals (and multiple scrolling section enthusiasts, to boot) at the World Bank. That changes now:
We’d like to imagine the strapping and self-reliant types at the Frontier Strategy Group wouldn’t have any trouble digging out of the snow and getting the wagon train moving again – even the Copy Editor. Winning hire will be responsible for the editing and proofreading of all print and online research collateral and providing the voice of FSG at every level of output. Business development/marketing opportunities also available.

Fundraising/development-oriented opportunities with the USO – can also find them here:
The Washington Post is searching for an Editor to help optimize content for online search/traffic success. The Post’s own multi-layered jobs page is no help in this case, which we find more than a touch ironic in this case. Maybe you’ll have better luck.

The Long Term Care Pharmacy Alliance seeks a kinda-part-time (32 hr/wk) Director, Public Policy. Familiarity with public policies, laws and regulations affecting the long-term care pharma industry and in-depth knowledge of nursing home and long-term care payment systems – especially Medicare Part D – is desired.

Recently-added opportunities with the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Action Network:
National Council of State Housing Agencies:
What is naturopathic medicine? Advocate for whatever-the-heck-it-is as Director, State Legislative Affairs with the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians - $65k-$75k

Civil War Preservation Trust:
Export-Import Bank of the United States - Web Content Manager - $105k-$136k - job ID: 10-503 - apply by Feb. 22

Internal Revenue Service - Public Affairs Specialist - $89k-$115k - job ID: DEU-C2-0W2-089-NJW - apply by Feb. 19

Dept. of Homeland Security - Director of Legislative Affairs - $123k-$155k - job ID: OS-20100357 - apply by Feb. 19

Opportunities with International Relief & Development would have fit in well with our recent Relief & Humanitarian Jobs Special:

Thursday, February 4, 2010

It's Always Fast-Paced















Friday update:
your favorite™ public affairs & communications jobs resource is in winter-storm prep mode, and won't have a new post today. We may have something Saturday, but a return to form on Monday is a better bet. Be great!

1-3 Alliance to Save Energy:
4) American Academy of Child & Adolescent PsychiatryGrassroots Advocacy Manager

5) American Gear Manufacturers AssociationWeb Communications Manager

6) Bipartisan Policy Center - Director of Health Policy

7-9) Brookings Institution:
10-11) Center for Economic Progress - Chicago, IL
12-13) Center for International Private Enterprise:
14-15) Citizens for Global Solutions:
16) Ecological Society of AmericaProgram Assistant – mid-$30k

17-22) Environment America:
23-24) Free the Slaves:
25-27) Food & Friends:
28) Harlem Children's ZoneMajor Gifts Officer – New York

29-30) The Harwood Institute for Public Innovation:
31-32) Metropolitan Regional Information Systems:
33) National Association of International EducatorsMarketing Coordinator – $38k

34-35) Porter-Novelli:
  • Account Exec – seeking a registered dietitian with communications expertise to join the Food, Beverage & Nutrition practice
  • Account Exec
36) Unknown, fast-paced (aren't they all?) lobbying firm - Staff Assistant