Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Just - the - Jobs

No specialized/focused edition today; just-the-jobs format, instead. Programming note: we'll be offline tomorrow – see you again with a new post on Thursday.

1) AARPAssociate State Director, Advocacy – Richmond, Va.

2-3) Aetna (search DC location or use req ID):
4) AFL-CIOCivil & Human Rights Program Coordinator

5-6) AFSCME:
7) Appalachian VoicesLegislative Associate

8) Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationGovernment Affairs Officer (search job ID 2495BR or DC location)

9) Blue State DigitalBusiness Development Director – search managed by Next Street

10-13) Brookings Institution:
14) Census BureauCongressional Liaison Assistant – $42k-$54k – job ID: CAO-2011-0010 – apply by May 23

15) Congressional Budget OfficeWeb Intern – job ID: 11-21 – apply by May 21

16) Consumer Electronics Association FoundationExecutive Director (scroll down) – search managed by Association Strategies

17) Dutko/GraylingPublic Affairs Intern

18) Edwards Angell Palmer & DodgeLegislative Secretary/Public Policy & Gov’t Relations

19) FDA NewsEditorial Assistant – $30k-$35k

20) Freddie MacSenior Government Relations Professional – can also search here, using advanced search and marketing/communications category or job # 207481

21-23) International Association of Fire Chiefs:
24-26) International Labor Rights Forum:
27) Mystery utility holding companyLegislative & Regulatory Paralegal – search managed by Special Counsel

28) NPD GroupIntern, Public Sector/U.S. Government – paid position

29-32) PBS:
33) SIGMA/America’s Leading Fuel MarketersPolitical Engagement Manager

34) UnileverAssociate, Public Affairs

36-39) United Way:
40) U.S. Chamber of CommerceProduction Coordinator

41) Virginia State Senator George Barker (D) – Legislative Aide


Gordon Barnes said...


Public Affairs Intern

Location: Washington DC, DC

Salary Range: hourly

Description: Grayling is the second largest independent global Public Relations, Public Affairs, Investor Relations and Events consultancy in the world.

We have 70 offices in 40 countries in the US, Western and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, the Middle East and Asia Pacific with a strong network of preferred partners in other parts of the world.

Grayling in DC is looking for a Public Affairs Intern to support the Public Affairs team in a fast-paced environment.

No phone calls or emails, please. Applicants must submit a formatted resume and cover letter to sally.howard@dutkoworldwide.com to be considered.

Duties May Include:

- Administrative support to the public affairs team including, but not limited to, research, scheduling meetings, pitching reporters, and writing memos/correspondence.

- Research for specific client accounts

- Manage team databases, and reporter contact lists.

- Basic manipulation and analysis of data sets; assist in producing PowerPoint presentations

- Tailor proposals to include the company solutions and fees identified to meet client’s objectives and requirements

- Media monitoring; search publications daily; determine relevance of current events and issues and forward pertinent observations to clients and Dutko Grayling staff

- Prepare memos informing clients of recent events, articles or reports relating to client’s business or objectives

- Plan events and coordinate logistical details, including but not limited to negotiating venue and catering contracts

- Provide clients with talking points for use during meetings or speaking engagements

- Create memos and correspondence to be used by clients and the

- Conduct correspondence on behalf of the public affairs team and clients

- Other related duties and tasks may be assigned as required


- Bachelor’s Degree, or ongoing study in pursuit of a degree required

- Some office experience strongly preferred - Exceptional fluency with Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, required

- Demonstrated ability to perform in-depth Internet-based research required

- Advanced writing and oral communication skills, preferably used in working effectively with political officials and/or clients required

- Ability work in a fast-paced, challenging environment and prioritize tasks
based on importance and deadlines is critical


R. Bince said...

I'm having a hard time finding any address or phone number to the Grayling office in DC. I see nothing here, or on their website. Any idea who we should be trying to contact?

R. Bince said...

Ah, I see the email in the description now.