Monday, April 18, 2011

The World According to Ray

Hey! We're back! Let us celebrate with the ritual listing of previously-noted opportunities closing this week.

Human Rights Watch:
Maryland Association of Community CollegesExecutive Director (pdf) – $160k-$175k – Annapolis, MD – Apr. 18

University of Maryland, Baltimore CountyDirector of CommunicationsApr. 18

US MintDirector of Legislative & Intergovernmental Affairs - $123k-$155k – job ID: 11-USMINT-123P – Apr. 18

Asia FoundationResearch Associate (go to regular employment) – Korean language skills preferred – Apr. 19

Vermont Division for Historic PreservationBarn Census Director – Montpelier, VT – grant-funded through Oct. 2011 – Apr. 20

Pension Benefit Guarantee Corp.
Public Affairs Specialist $74k-$97k – job ID: CPAD-2011-0003 – Apr. 21

Reserve Officers AssociationDirector, Air Force Affairs/Strategic Communications & MarketingApr. 21

NAMI of Howard CountyDirector of Communications – part-time - $18/hr – Columbia, MD – Apr. 22

National Partnership for Women & FamiliesHealth Communications ManagerApr. 22

Nature ConservancyMedia Relations Manager (scroll to find or use job # 13097) – Pennsylvania location, likely HarrisburgApr. 22

Open Society InstituteProgram AssistantApr. 22

Search DC location of the American Medical Association to find recent Director of Advocacy Planning & Management post, as well as Staff Assistant, Political Affairs Group – we also have details on not-yet-posted Director, Political & Legislative Grassroots opportunity.

ZERO – The Project to End Prostate Cancer seeks Press Secretary to aggressively promote its events and programs through earned media placements in a wide range of national and regional media outlets. Old Town Alexandria location.

The Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association seeks an experienced Communications Manager who thrives in a SMALL team environment (5 staff members) that produces BIG results.

As a Director of Public Affairs & Communications for Novozymes, you will be responsible for heading the positioning team in North America, which apparently entails frequent trips to the Raleigh, NC HQ (at least for year one of your tenure). Background in biotech, energy or agriculture will be an advantage – apply by Apr. 27

DCI Group:
Bridgewater Associates, described here as the world’s largest and indisputably weirdest hedge fund, is putting out the call around here for intellectually agile Management Associate hires to join the cult team in Westport, CT. More here on what’s the deal with Dalio (pdf, huge).

Venn Strategies seeks a Healthcare Associate/Analyst to support client work in healthcare-related economic policy matters. An understanding of relevant Congressional committees/processes and some knowledge of health care issues, together with strong communications, research capabilities, required.

Association of State & Territorial Health Officials
Arlington County GovernmentCommunications Specialist – $47k-$97k – apply by Apr. 21

Center for Community ChangeWeb & New Media Manager – there is also a New Media Specialist position referenced here, but the link seems to take you to the already-noted Web & New Media Manager slot.

Georgetown University
American UniversityWeb Communications Coordinator – high $40k

Goucher College, a Baltimore-based liberal arts college of approximately 1,500 undergraduates and 400 FTE graduate students, seeks a creative mastermind (that is totally you!) to serve as Vice President for Communications – apply by May 3.

KetchumCorporate Media Specialist – New York

Mystery allied health association (our guess is that it’s these guys) seeks Communications & Program Assistant – $35k-$50k

World Health OrganizationCommunications Specialist, Gender, Diversity and Human Rights Office – $51k – Spanish language skills required; French or Portuguese a plus – apply by May 10

National Republican Senatorial Committee
New Media Interns – Fall 2011

SB Nation (SB as in sports boards) seeks Community Manager (as in online community) – mix of tech savvy, blogging and social media experience and interest in sports desired.

1 comment:

Gordon Barnes said...

Venn Strategies - Health Care Policy Associate/Analyst

Venn Strategies, a nationally recognized, independent government relations firm, seeks an associate/analyst to support client work in economic policy matters (principally health care). An understanding of relevant Congressional committees/processes and some knowledge of health care issues, together with strong communications, research capabilities, required. Candidates should have relevant experience in the government or private sector. Salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits. Send resume w/cover letter & writing sample to and note “Health Care Associate” in subject line.