Friday, May 27, 2011

From Paper & Pearls to Cows & Barns

Voices for Global Change seeks Public Relations Intern to support their Paper to Pearls project … compensation-wise, it would appear that you get neither paper nor pearls for your efforts.

Sage Communications – specialists in public affairs work for government, technology & healthcare – is looking for Account Exec/Senior Account Exec hires – in addition to the more senior qualifications noted in the link, we’ve been informed they are also seeking candidates with 2-4 years’ experience.

The Henry L. Stimson Center is a nonprofit, nonpartisan institution devoted to enhancing international peace and security through rigorous analysis and outreach:
Adventist HealthcarePublic Relations marketing Coordinator

The scenesters at Kimpton Hotels have a table reserved for a Public Relations Coordinator – we’re not sure if you’ll be working exclusively on behalf of their Urbana outpost, or if that’s just where you’ll be domiciled. Either way, we expect to be comped a couple rounds.

National League of CitiesSenior Associate, Policy & Legislation – $47k-$54k

US Chamber of Commerce:
KEH Communications seeks PR Account Coordinator who is a creative thinker with an interest in the education of children – and it appears that a cute photo of yourself from a couple decades back wouldn’t hurt your chances – Severna Park, MD

American UniversityAV Assistant/Video Operator, Law School – part-time, short-term – $15/hr

New out-of-town opportunities with the Federal Reserve Banks (search using communications/public relations category or job #):
Multiple West-coast opportunities shown as newly available with Waggener-Edstrom.

Several admin/coordinator and a couple grants/fundraising positions also noted with the Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason U.

National Republican Senatorial CommitteeInternships, Fall 2011

C-SPAN seeks Lead Producer for their 2012 Presidential election coverage – also seeking a temporary Producer for Washington Journal.

We now see that the Communications Manager spot with the Conference of Bank Supervisors we noted on Wednesday is being handled by Staffing Advisors.

The National Medical Association represents the interests of more than 30,000 African American physicians and the patients they serve:
American Farm Bureau FederationGraphic Designer – send them your pretty pictures of cows and barns by June 24

For your Friday resource, we've found another public affairs jobs blogger: Craig Roberts Jobs Distribution List - self described as mainly related to Capitol Hill.

Your favorite public affairs jobs resource wishes you a safe & super Memorial Day Weekend; ours starts here, we think.

1 comment:

Gordon Barnes said...

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