Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Grace Under Pressure

The National Association of Independent Colleges & Universities seeks Digital Media Manager – ideal candidate will bring communications/PR background along with a technical skill set including search engine optimization, WordPress, HTML, web analytics, Adobe Acrobat and Photoshop, video/audio editing and experience with content management systems.

We have it on good authority that America’s Promise Alliance is still looking to fill their Intern Associate, Communications Support (scroll down) slot for this Summer.

Unknown marketing & communications firm seeks Social Media Manager with in-depth understanding of relevant platforms, including a basic working knowledge of Facebook’s Social Graph – salary could fall in $60k-$90k range – search managed by Brainstorm Creative Resources.

Our old friends at the American Enterprise Institute have a new look for their careers page – celebrate by checking out this Research Associate, Asian Studies position.

Old Dominion University
Assistant Director, Communications (scroll to find or use position # 00916A ) – lower end of pay band is $31k – Norfolk, Va. – apply by June 3

Association of Community College Trustees
Senior Public Policy Associate (scroll down)

The Korean Embassy offers the challenge of a very busy & demanding office setting to their next Special Assistant to the Ambassador hire – need for Korean language skills not specified, but we’re guessing that they would help your cause – apply by June 10.

This is a little outside of our normal focus, but we like our neighbors at Conservation International, so here’s Finance and Grants Coordinator – provides financial and administrative support and coordination for the Tropical Ecology, Assessment & Monitoring Network – 2-4 years relevant work experience in finance and administration required.

Democrat MoC on Appropriations CommitteeLegislative Assistant

University of Virginia
– Charlottesville, Va.
Boldness, creativity, ability to think big, and practicality – confidence and humility –ability to multi-task more than you’ve ever multi-tasked before – stress tolerance and resilience; sense of humor – grace under pressure … these are all fine attributes for any job, and particularly sought for Senior Associate, Private Sector Engagement with the United Nations Foundation – ability to handle deadlines will also help you, especially given the fast-approaching May 26 application deadline.

McKenna, Long & Aldridge
seeks Public Relations Coordinator with minimum of 3 years professional experience, with at least 2 years in PR, marketing, or related field. Law firm experience a plus.

Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS FoundationDept. Assistant, Public Policy/Advocacy & Communications

DAI is seeking a Communications Specialist for a program that will provide support and technical expertise to USAID’s Grand Challenges for Development Initiative – wide range of communications competencies required.

George Mason University
Public Relations Coordinator/Multimedia Specialist – mid-to-high $30k

Here’s a fairly fresh (5-19-11 in the document name) Communications Manager opportunity with the Conference of State Bank Supervisors – vintage of Regulatory Policy Intern slot is unknown, however.

Your job-search tool of the day: a robust selection of jobs in international development in the U.S. and worldwide via Aidboard.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

The "unknown marketing and communications firm" looking for a Social Media Manager is the Glover Park Group. If you click through to the job posting somewhere in the job description it says something about managing "GPG's digital capabilities." Give away!