Monday, February 14, 2011

Black Swan? Is that like Little Mermaid?

It's Valentine's Day, and we're here to help you get some (jobs, that is)! We start with previously-referenced opportunities closing this week:

American Jewish World Service Program Officer, Group Leader Management – New York – Feb. 14

American UniversityProject Editor, Investigative Reporting Workshop – low-mid $70k – Feb. 14

Child Fund International
Vice President, ProgramsFeb. 14

Danville Regional Foundation
Communications & Public Relations Manager – Danville, Va. – Feb. 14

Holton-Arms SchoolCommunications Manager (pdf) – Feb. 15

Kutak RockAssistant Legislative Program ManagerFeb. 15

Library of CongressPublic Affairs Specialist (Government Information/Volunteer Specialist) – $74k-$97k – job ID: 100206B – Feb. 15

Marine Fish Conservation NetworkExecutive DirectorFeb. 15

Reporters Committee for a Free PressCommunications DirectorFeb. 15

US Army
Writer/Editor – $42k-$81k – job ID: AM-11-JD-434956 – Feb. 15

Virginia Tech/VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary MedicinePublic Relations Coordinator – Blacksburg, Va – Feb. 15

Naval Intelligence CommandPublic Affairs Specialist – $62k-$115k – job ID: NE1-1035-03-4F920815-IN – Feb. 16

United Nations FoundationSenior Associate, Global PartnershipsFeb. 16

ACLUPrincipal Gifts Associate – New York – Feb. 18

Americans for the ArtsArts Education Program CoordinatorFeb. 18

Bread for the World:
Dept. of EducationPublic Affairs Specialist – $62k-$115k – job ID: OLCA-2011-0001 – Feb. 18

Dept. of Homeland Security
Writer/Editor – $74k-$136k – job ID: CIS-PJN-428802-CRE – Feb. 18

GreenpeaceCoal Activist Training Coordinator – DC or San Francisco, CA – Feb. 18

Maryland Sea Grant CollegeAssistant Director of CommunicationsFeb. 18

World Health Organization/Pan American Health OrganizationAdmin Assistant - $35k – Spanish language skills required – apply by Mar. 2

Commonsense Media works to identify age-appropriate media choices for kids – so you don’t accidentally get Natalie Portman & Mila Kunis making out in the Netflix queue you've set up for little Justin or Jessica – they seek DC-based Policy Director with significant experience and contacts. Head of Communications and Director of Foundations positions available in their San Francisco, CA headquarters. Bad Lieutenant? The kids will love it!

Opportunities with PR/communications firm MSL Group (search via North America and then DC office locations):
The Telecommunications Industry Association is actively seeking Senior Marketing Director candidate to develop and implement marketing policies and practices, and ensure coordinated marketing communications efforts across the association.

National Partnership for Women & Families:
Unknown NYSE-listed real estate investment trust seeks Director of Investor Relations & Corporate Communications – salary to $120k – Denver, CO – search managed by Grant/Morgan Associates

For tomorrow's specialty programming, we'll be bringing you public affairs-oriented jobs at local (and MD/VA) colleges & universities – but we thought you might like an earlier jump at this Director of Corporate Relations, Athletic Dept. (search position # FA122z) with George Mason University – emphasis on developing corporate sponsorships/sales – $54k-$58k – apply by Feb. 15

The American Institute of Biological Sciences seeks Manuscript Editor – grad degree in biology, editing experience and familiarity with Chicago style required – $50k

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators is seeking a Web Reporter/Editor with content management experience – familiarity with student aid and higher education issues is preferred – apply by Mar. 15 (we suspect the 2010 is a typo).

World Resource InstituteOnline Outreach & Fundraising Fellow with their EMBARQ program – $12/hr – familiarity with Spanish, Portuguese or Turkish, a plus

American Public Transportation AssociationProgram Manager, Communications – $65k-$87k – Capitol Hill experience, knowledge of the public transportation industry, and/or journalism background preferred.

Arlington County Government
Communications Specialist, Dept. of Environmental Services – part-time – $24-$40/hr – apply by Feb. 24

Fairfax County Public Schools seeks Administrator, Strategic Communications (search keyword 1944BR, or use central administration/manager job type) – requirements include six years' progressive experience in a communication area of specialization or government relations, some in a supervisory capacity – 260 day contract (Summer off?) noted – apply by Feb. 15

Amazing, anonymous cause-oriented nonprofit association that deals with addiction services
Development Director – Metro Center location – $60k-$65k

Dept. of Health & Human Services
Supervisory Communications Manager – $123k-$155k – job ID: WA425420-DZ – apply by Feb. 20

Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal NursesDevelopment Specialist – ideal candidate will have two or more years experience, preferably in a nonprofit development/fundraising capacity.

Center for Science in the Public Interest:
Foundation for the National Institutes of HealthDigital Administrator – requires mix of technical prowess (CMS, HTML, CSS, Photoshop, Drupal & Wordpress desired) + strong communications/collaboration skill set.

National Association of Manufacturers:
The National Employment Law Project would prefer their Policy Analyst (pdf) hire to work out of their New York office, but DC is also an option – Summer Legal Intern opportunities available in New York only, it appears.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Vice President, Federal & Government Relations – must haves include knowledge of federal biomedical research, health, disability and related issues.

Capitol Hill Group MinistryCommunications & Development Associate – $32k – experience with Convio, CMS, and CRM strongly desired as is basic knowledge of web technologies and e-advocacy tools.

United Nations Foundation
The PICO National Network, a faith-based community revitalization/economic justice group, seeks Communications Director – Spanish language skills preferred.

Your job search tool of the day - magazine (mostly) jobs & internships from Ed 2010. New York focus, but other locations also appear.


freestyler said...

Thank you for making sure I never, ever see the Bad Lieutenant.

Thank you all your generous work here, it keeps me busy and hopeful!

And yes, you may be funnier than your bro, altho I have no idea if you're better looking.

cheers, it's actually Friday, I'm just going backwards for a bit.

Gordon Barnes said...

answer: much, much better looking

thanks for the kind words (and the softball question)!