Tuesday, October 25, 2011

November 5: Your Best Day Ever?

We continue with (mostly) just-the-jobs format this week.

48) First off, the Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food and Agriculture – a nonprofit founded by the Neighborhood Restaurant Group with a mission to improve the health of the community, increase the viability of local farmers, and preserve the environment – seeks Development & Communications Director – apply by Nov. 6 – and also seeks your attendance at their Vices that Made Virginia fundraiser/best day ever (Saturday, Nov. 5) on the grounds of Woodlawn Plantation. This is can’t-miss stuff.

49) Blue Green AllianceInternships – DC, Minneapolis & San Francisco

50-51) BP (search communications & external affairs category):
52-53) Center for International Private Enterprise:
54) City of Richmond Retirement SystemMarketing & Public Relations Specialist – $41k-$67k – Richmond, Va.

55) Council For Advancement & Support of EducationLegislative, Foundation and Recognition Programs Coordinator

56) Civic WorksMedia & Communications Fellow – Baltimore, MD – apply by Oct. 28

57) DeloitteLegislative Affairs & Public Policy Media Analyst

58) Educational Testing ServiceManager, Government Relations

59) Federal Bureau of PrisonsLegislative Affairs Specialist – $105k-$136k – job ID: CO-2012-0024 – apply by Oct. 31

60) Free PressMajor Gifts Officer – Florence, MA; will consider DC for right candidate

61-62) GAP Solutions:
63) Global Camps AfricaDevelopment Manager – part-time

64) General MotorsManager, Federal Affairs/Financial Lobbyist

65-66) International Rescue Committee:
67) Joe Trippi & AssociatesAssociate/Account Exec

68) Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical TherapyCopy Editor

69) Lockheed MartinCommunications Editor (search req ID 216005BR)

70) MarkLogicPublic Sector Communications Manager

71) Millennium Challenge CorporationPrint, Web & Interactive Designer – $58k-$91k – job ID: MCC-552737-11-007-CPA-DE – apply by Nov. 7

72) Montgomery Housing PartnershipSpecial Assistant to the President for Research & Policy (pdf)

73) National Association of BroadcastersMarketing & Events Manager

74) National Hospice & Palliative Care OrganizationCoordinator, Health Policy & Advocacy

75-76) National Rifle Association:
77) National Urban LeagueEducation Manager, Education & Health Policy – apply by Nov. 15

78) Small non-profit involved in women's & international affairsProgram Coordinator - advanced French or Spanish language ability preferred – low $30k – note: we've now fixed this previously incorrect link, per comments section

79) Society for Human Resource ManagementInternships (scroll down) – government affairs, editorial, copywriting & more

80-81) U.S. China Business Council:
82) Virginia 529 College Savings PlanDirector of Marketing & Communications (pdf) – Richmond, Va. – application info here

83) Washington Metropolitan Area Transit AuthorityGovernment Relations Officer – $88k-$133k – apply by Nov. 3

84) World BankCommunications Officer, Climate Investment Fund – apply by Oct. 27


Gordon said...

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Karin said...

Is the link for number 78 correct? It's a policy position with the National Urban League. Doesn't seem right.

Gordon said...

Karin - thanks for that catch - link there should have gone to: http://washingtondc.craigslist.org/doc/npo/2666505669.html - and has since been fixed.