Friday, July 22, 2011

Crazy from the Heat

This seemed like our best chance to name-check David Lee Roth's 1985 solo EP (and 1998 biography), so we jumped on it. It's the only jumping we're planning on today.

National Jewish Health is seeking an experienced fundraiser with proven record in special events as Associate Regional Director.

The Milken Institute, a think tank focused on economic issues, seeks DC-based Program Director (pdf) for their new Center on Capitol Markets. The ideal candidate will have significant experience dealing with a range of capital markets issues at a large financial institution, regulatory agency, economic policy research organization, or highly regarded university. Communications, development, and research/economist positions (scroll down) available back at the Santa Monica, CA HQ.

Opportunities to support the great work of DC Central Kitchen:
We’re so frazzled by triple digit temps that we forgot to include Thursday mainstay Georgetown University in yesterday’s edition:
The Assistant Director, Employer Relations for American University will develop, execute, and evaluate the Career Center’s employer engagement strategy and annual outreach plan to best connect students, alumni, and employers for networking and employment purposes – and surely will visit/promote DCPA+CJ on a regular basis – low $50k. More from AU:
Self-assessed leading, Washington-based crisis management and public affairs firm with a national reputation for excellence is in search more for PR Professionals with strong social media, press, and political skills and between five and ten years experience.

Union of Concerned Scientists
Eurasia Foundation – Russian language skills desirable for both of these:
United Food & Commercial Workers International:
Henry L. Stimson Center:
Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #):
Mystery prominent national trade association seeks a Vice President of Marketing & Communications to lead the marketing, branding and communications efforts of the association, oversee the association’s Web site and online delivery channels, coordinate media relations, and much more.

Working America, community affiliate of the AFL-CIO – seeks Writer for researching, drafting, and editing online and print communications and campaigns.

National Environmental Education Foundation:
Hunt Alternatives Fund/Institute for Inclusive SecurityMajor Gifts Officer

Fall Associate (aka Intern) positions at the Council on Foundations – $10-412/hr – apply by Aug. 1:
Your Friday resource – a handful of great sounding foreign-study fellowships in Germany (except as noted) bright to you by CDS International:
This would also seem like a good spot to reference the top-notch German language instruction and cultural offerings from our friends at the Goethe Institute.

Best wishes for climate-controlled fun this weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.


LIsa said...

This is a really great blog. I like how you label the part-time position. Thanks!

Gordon Barnes said...

Thanks for the kind words - please tell your friends (and even your low-grade enemies) about the blog.

And, most importantly, happy hunting!