Wednesday, November 30, 2011

From Arlington to Chicago to Staunton to Mt. Sinai

The end of November finds us all over the place, and not for the first time. Enjoy.

Fleishman Hillard
seeks Senior Account Exec with 4-6 years of relevant public affairs and/or communications experience for their VOX Global affiliate; Capitol Hill or agency background preferred

Arlington County
seeks Digital Media Communications Manager to support their Parks & Rec operation – strategic level leadership and relevant technical skills required – $43k-$72k – apply by Dec. 8

Capitol Hill:
  • Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-OH) – Intern
  • Moderate Florida RepublicanIntern

Number 18 of the two dozen responsibilities laid out for the next Manager of Administration & Communications for the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute: manage the production of the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Magazine and provide mailing lists as required, also promote and oversee the mailing and fulfillment of sponsored copies of the magazine – $45k-$55k

George Washington University:
The Endocrine Society seeks an experienced admin professional to serve as a Coordinator (pdf) in the Government & Public Affairs Department and the Hormone Foundation. Position is responsible for assisting with committees & projects; managing databases; coordinating logistics and arranging travel.

We’re not sure why, but we’re convinced that working at the Chicago Architecture Foundation would be fun and rewarding – Chicago, IL:
First off, you should know that Staunton, Va. is pronounced STAN-ton – should that turn out to be your future home as Public Relations Specialist with the Virginia Dept. of Transportation – $11-$23/hr – apply by Dec. 21

U.S. Navy
Public Liaison Specialist – $51k-$81k – job ID: NW10301-11-567668K1187912-D – Patuxent River, MD – apply by Dec. 6

Mystery, Hendon-based employer seeks PAC Administrator with at least three years gov’t relations/PAC management experience – search managed by Sparks Personnel Services

United to End Genocide:
National Parks FoundationCoordinator, Government Relations

Once again, we return to the University of Virginia’s Blandy Experimental Farm, near beautiful (if not always up-to-date) Boyce, Va., this time to note two part-time Admin Assistant slots available – $10/hr – apply by Dec. 7

Mt. Sinai Hospital
Senior Specialist, Media Relations & Public Affairs – Toronto, ON

Whatcha' got going for Friday night? We suggest stopping by the Hard Rock Cafe to see the locally-grown Justin Trawick Group on Dec. 2 – admission is free, and Absolut drink specials abound.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Special Edition: Government Relations Jobs

For your Tuesday specialized programming, we focus on jobs & internships in the government affairs, legislative & lobbying space.

American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsSenior Manager, Government Relations

American Institute of CPAsDirector, Congressional & Political Affairs

Audubon SocietyPublic Policy Intern

Ball Janik LLPGovernment Affairs Advisor

Bernstein Strategy GroupFederal & State Government Relations Director

Comptia/The IT Industry AssociationDirector, Public Advocacy (see listing at right)

Covanta EnergyAssociate Director of Government Relations – Morristown, NJ

CTIA/The Wireless AssociationManager, State Government Affairs

Dunkin BrandsGovernment Relations Manager (search DC location)

Duquesne UniversityDirector of Government Relations – Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Supervisory Congressional Affairs Specialist – $123k-$155k – job ID: FERC-DE-2012-0018 – apply by Nov. 30

Fujitsu Ltd.Government Relations Manager

International Rescue CommitteeVice President for Government Relations & Advocacy

Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Washington
Government Affairs Intern

Kaiser Permanente
Government Relations Manager – Pasadena, CA

Land O’ Lakes Inc.Government Relations Intern – Arden Hills, MN

Learning AllyGovernment Relations Associate – Princeton, NJ

Manatos & Manatos
Public Affairs & Government Relations Intern

Assistant Vice President, International Government & Industry Relations

Mitre Corp.
Manager of Public Affairs (search req ID 17607BR) – McLean, Va. or Bedford, MA

Montgomery County CouncilLegislative Aide – $37k-$63k – apply by Dec. 1

Mystery association involved in investor protectionDeputy Director of Policy

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction ProfessionalsGovernment Relations Intern – paid position

National Association for the Support of Long Term CareDirector of Government Relations

National Association of Spine SpecialistsManager of Government Relations

National Governors Association:

National Park ServicePublic Affairs & Legislative Specialist – $87k-$134k – job ID: NPS-NERCS-12-05 – Philadelphia, PA – apply by Dec. 9

PETALegislative & Outreach Specialist – Norfolk, Va.

Portfolio Recovery AssociatesLegislative Associate (search Norfolk, Va. location or req # 10801)

Premier Inc.Senior Director, Federal Affairs

Procter & GambleGovernment Relations Admin Assistant

Sanofi-AventisSenior Director, Federal Government Affairs

Sierra ClubAssociate Washington Representative, Beyond Coal Campaign

Small lobbying firm, unknown varietyunspecified entry-level position – $35k-$40k

Senior State Legislative Affairs Manager – DC or Parsippany, NJ

Tenet Healthcare Corp.
Director, Government Relations – Anaheim, CA

United to End Genocide Policy/Government Relations Intern (scroll down) – apply by Dec. 9

University of Maryland/University CollegeAssistant Vice President, Government Relations (search job # 003760 or use keyword government relations)

WBB Consulting
Senior Analyst, Congressional & Public Affairs

Wildlife Conservation SocietyFederal Affairs Intern

Monday, November 28, 2011

Out on the Streets of Bakersfield

Hello again, job-seeking or -browsing friends. Scroll back to yesterday or go directly to previously mentioned opportunities closing this week.

We start with a rather terse call for Director, Marketing & Communications for Howard County General Hospital in Columbia, MD.

PBN Company, a strategic communications firm specializing in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and other CIS markets, seeks Spring 2012 Intern (scroll down) who is a junior, senior or grad student majoring in Eurasian regional studies, international relations, political science, or business – fluency in Russian moves your resume to the top of the stack.

We normally hold off until Thursday for opportunities with Georgetown University, but we don’t want to make you wait for this Director of Communications post supporting the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs – $50k-$62k

Here’s a pair of alternately-sourced opportunities with Iridium Satellite:
Bendure Communications is seeking an energetic, detailed-oriented and creative Mid-level PR Professional to work on a variety of client accounts out of their Middleburg, Va. office.

NIH/National Heart, Lung, & Blood InstituteWriter/Editor
$89k-$115k – job ID: NIH-NHLBI-DE-12-552911 – apply by Dec. 2

National Association of Independent Colleges & Universities
Maryland State Delegate Mary-Dulany James (D) is looking a Legislative Aide to run her office in Annapolis – full-time during legislative session (January-April), part-time during the interim.

We get a fair share of our listings via reader submissions (find our email here), but seldom are they for far-flung finds like this Communications Coordinator job we received for Building Healthy Communities-South Kern in Lamont, CA , not far from the streets of Bakersfield.

As long as we’re visiting the California Republic, we might as well also mention this Roseville, CA full-time Internship opportunity with a mystery PR firm paying $11-$12/hr

Association of American Law Schools
The National Quality Forum seeks Senior Director, Communications with 10+ years communications experience, preferably in the healthcare field.

Whatever performance acceleration for the federal government is, it sounds exhausting to us. Those of you made of sterner stuff may be more interested in Social Media Community Manager and Web Content Editor with heart-of-Old-Town located team at Carney Inc.

Students for Liberty:
We don’t see any new communications/public affairs related posts with various employers abetted by the search pros at Staffing Advisors, but there are some HR & admin opportunities available.

Managed care provider Centene has a spot on the roster in their Lexington, KY office for a Director of Marketing Communications with seven-plus years relevant PR experience.

Newer opportunities with Learning Ally (formerly known as Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic):
IT/tech solutions company Force 3 is in search mode for a Communications Coordinator with 3+ years relevant experience – Crofton, MD

Variety of Spring 2012 Internships available at the liberty–loving and GMU-affiliated Institute for Humane Studies – $10/hr – apply by Dec. 16

Summer Internships (scroll down) have been added to the lengthy roster of Spring Intern opportunities at the American Enterprise Institute

Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County

Cablevision seeks Executive Secretary to help keep their DC federal affairs office running smoothly

Elizabeth Glazer Pediatric AIDS FoundationPublic Policy, Advocacy & Communications Intern

APCO Worldwide has spot in their healthcare practice for an Associate with exceptional writing and analytical skills and two to four years of communications/PR experience.

Biotechnology Industry Organization:

Xenophon StrategiesIntern

New York-based Supervisor/Senior Manager, Consumer Practice is the latest find from Golin HarrisIntern slot also newly-available in NYC office.

Wednesday's job resource: links to the career/employment pages of 32 organizations related to the United Nations Development Group.

Sunday, November 27, 2011

Back Early

We return early from the glorious 4-day work-intermission with 25 previously-noted opportunities closing this week. See you Monday with new stuff.

Bureau of Ocean Energy ManagementLegislative Support Assistant – $42k-$67k – job ID: BOEM-SL-12-33559787 (DEU) – Nov. 28

Dartmouth CollegeDirector of the Dickey Center for International Understanding – Hanover, NH – search managed by Witt/KiefferNov. 28

Defense Security Cooperation AgencyCommunications Manager – $105k-$136k – job ID: D-DSCA-559725-12 – Nov. 28

Forest Stewardship Council’s Marketplace Manager (pdf) – Minneapolis, MN – Nov. 28

Montgomery College Alumni Relations & Annual Giving Director (scroll to find or use job #3183 as keyword) – $61k-$83k – Nov. 28

National Guard Youth Foundation
Director of DevelopmentNov. 28

Smithsonian Institution:
Dept. of Health & Human ServicesLegislative Analyst – $85k-$115k – job ID: HHS-OS-DE-12-560780 – Nov. 29

Office of Personnel ManagementLegislative Staff Assistant – $42k-$54k – job ID: 12-024-MYD – Nov. 29

American Pharmacy AssociationDirector of Communications & MarketingNov. 30

Census BureauPublic Affairs Specialist – $74k-$97k – job ID: CNMP-2012-0004 – Nov. 30

Jack Kent Cooke FoundationEducational AdvisorNov. 30

The Ocean FoundationOperations CoordinatorNov. 30

Office of the House CAOMedia Logistics Assistant – $47k – apply by Nov. 30

Center for Medicare AdvocacyDirector of Development – DC or Willimantic, CT – Dec. 1

League of Conservation VotersOnline Campaign ManagerDec. 1

Stimson Center Research Associate, Enhancing the Security of Civilians in ConflictDec. 1

Asian American Justice CenterDevelopment AssociateDec. 2

Child & Family Network CenterDevelopment AssociateDec. 2

House of Representatives, Office of the Clerk:
Rep. Melvin Watt (D-NC) – Legislative AssistantDec. 2

University of Virginia
Student Affairs Development Officer – Charlottesville, Va. – Dec. 4

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Pre-holiday odds & ends

Faith-based social justice group Sojourners seeks Director of Climate Change Campaign with issue-related experience as well as strong media relations, grassroots & advocacy skill-set.

PSIMarketing Communications & Graphic Design Intern

The LAC Group seeks a mid-level Research Analyst with a specialty in economic growth to provide research and information activities under contract at the USAID Library in DC. Must have experience doing in depth secondary research related to developing countries.

Vital Voices Global Partnership
is hiring a Middle East & North Africa Communications Coordinator to develop and maintain online and print outreach materials; perform content management tasks across a range of online properties; and help manage program branding and messaging through a variety of media – 6-month contract – knowledge of French and/or Arabic strongly preferred

Capitol Hill:
Numerous Spring 2012 Intern opportunities available with the United Nations Foundation – apply by Nov. 30 for: mHealth Alliance ResearchGirl Up campaignInformation Technology Women & PopulationSolutions from the Land – apply by Dec. 4 for: mHealth Alliance ProgrammHealth Alliance/Health UnboundGirl Up campaign, again – all internships show $10/hr pay grade

Union of Concerned ScientistsPolicy Analyst, Clean Vehicles Program – mid $70k – apply by Dec. 30

Montgomery General Hospital
seeks Marketing & Communications Coordinator to oversee internal communications activities and channels – $40k-$60k

Dept. of Health & Human ServicesLegislative Analyst – $85k-$115k – job ID: HHS-OS-DE-12-560780 – apply by Nov. 29

The latest opportunity with Ketchum takes you to San Francisco, CA – Senior Account Exec, Consumer Food & Nutrition Practice

NPES/Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing and Converting Technologies:
The Robert Packard Center for ALS Research at Johns Hopkins University is currently searching for a creative, energetic Annual Giving Associate to manage and expand the annual giving program and secure corporate sponsors for the annual signature event – $37k-$52k – Baltimore, MD

Not a public affairs position by any stretch of the imagination, but this Corporate Vehicle Services Intern post with Volkswagen of America might be enough to keep you occupied for the next several months

Airline Owners & Pilots AssociationCommunications Coordinator – events management and aviation industry experience are among attributes preferred for this Frederick, MD-based post

A handful of Research Assistant/Associate posts are available with the Urban Institute

Lutheran World ReliefProgram Assistant for External Relations – part-time – Baltimore, MD

Waggner-EdstromSenior Account Exec – daily responsibilities include a heavy focus on writing for an enterprise audience and other activities in support of their Windows Client Commercial team – Portland OR and/or Seattle, WA

Exceptional, error-free writing skills sought for Coordinator, Communications & Public Affairs (scroll down) post with the National Retail Federation

We’ll be in beautiful Charlottesville on Saturday – you could be there year-round with the University of Virginia as:
We'll see you again on Monday; don't stuff yourself!

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

First Off, We'd Like to Thank the Academy

In lieu of Tuesday specialty programming, we bring you a just-the-jobs style set:

1) ACLUDirector of the Speech, Privacy & Technology Project – New York

2-3) American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry:
4) American Association of Nurse AnesthetistsAssociate Director, Political Affairs – Park Ridge, IL

5) American Jewish World ServiceDevelopment Intern – New York

6) American Society of AnesthesiologistsManager of Governmental & Political Outreach

7) Buckeye Institute for Public Policy SolutionsPresident – Columbus, OH – search managed by Talent Market

8) Burson MarstellerAssociate, Healthcare Practice

9) British EmbassyExec Assistant to Foreign Policy Counsellors – $44k – apply by Dec. 6

10) Campaign for Tobacco Free KidsAssociate Director, Development Communications (pdf)

11) Citizens for Responsibility & Ethics in WashingtonInterns – undergrad & legal

12) Dept. of EnergyCommunications Specialist – $105k-$136k – job ID: 12-DE-SC-HQ-001 – apply by Nov. 25

13-15) Gannett Corp./USA Today:
16) Generations UnitedPolicy & Program Coordinator – apply by Dec. 9

17-18) International Finance Corp. – see deadline info here
19) Mental health association of the unknown varietyDevelopment Intern and Public Policy Intern

20) Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare CouncilAdvocacy Specialist – Chicago, IL

21) National Association of County and City Health OfficialsDirector of Publications – $77k-$84k

22-23) National Committee to Preserve Social Security & Medicare:
24) National eHealth Collaborative – Director of Development

25) National Indian Educational AssociationDirector of Communications

26) The Ocean FoundationOperations Coordinator – apply by Nov. 30

27) The Recording AcademyDirector of Government Relations, Advocacy & Industry Relations – yes, these are the Grammy Awards folks

28) Treasury Dept./Comptroller of the CurrencyPublic Affairs Specialist – $52k-$96k – job ID: DEU-PB-12-010 – apply by Dec. 6

29) U.S. Geospatial Intelligence FoundationCommunications Manager

30-31) World at Work (scroll down):
32) World Wildlife FundStewardship Manager – apply by Dec. 5

Monday, November 21, 2011

Yes, We're Still at It

It may be a short work week for most folks, but if you're still here looking, then we're still here posting. We begin with previously noted opportunities closing this week:

ACLU of Northern CaliforniaPolicy Program Assistant – San Francisco, CA – Nov. 21

Chesapeake Bay FoundationClean Water Grassroots Coordinator – temporary position, 4½ months – Annapolis, MD – Nov. 21

Dept. of the Interior/ Bureau of Safety and Environmental EnforcementPublic Affairs Specialist – $81k-$136k – job ID: BSEE-CW-11-MM527172 – New Orleans, LA – Nov. 21

House of Representatives, Office of the ClerkReference Assistant – up to $53k – Nov. 21

Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job#):

U.S. Institute for PeaceOnline Communications Specialist – $74k – Nov. 21

Senate Sergeant at ArmsDeputy Director, Media Gallery – $84k-$126k – Nov. 22

Union of Concerned ScientistsOutreach Coordinator – DC or Cambridge, MA – Nov. 22

Dept. of Health & Human ServicesPublic Affairs Specialist – $62k-$115k – job ID: AN556239 – Nov. 23

University of MarylandAssistant Director of Alumni Relations, School of BusinessNov. 23

Washington Metropolitan Transit AuthorityManager, Media Relations (scroll to find or use job #111286) – $76k-$114k – Nov. 24

Smithsonian Institution:


Scroll to find this pretty fresh Admin Assistant, Government Relations position with the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, lauded by Washingtonian and other judges as a fine place to hang your hat from 9-to-5.

GOP-tilting online communications & campaign group Engage seeks creative-thinking Client Strategist with demonstrated ability helm digitally-driven issue campaigns.

Our sources confirm that online event planning/marketing stalwart Cvent is actively recruiting for the following:

Janson Communications specializes in branding and messaging for defense, aerospace and government IT clients – Communications Specialist (scroll down) – experience related to DoD, esp. the Army, preferred – Huntsville, AL

The folks at Bloomberg have done some reconfiguring of their career site:

Widmeyer CommunicationsDigital Producer/Project Manager

At $88k-$110k per year, we think this Special Assistant to the President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond is indeed pretty special. Richmond, Va. (in case you couldn’t figure that out yourself) – apply by Dec. 5

The Washington CenterSenior Vice President, Institutional Advancement

Premier Inc. helps lower costs and improve care at more than 2,500 hospitals and thousands of other healthcare locations around the country:

United WayCreative Director – apply by Dec. 8

Mystery healthcare research organizationPublications Coordinator – temp. to perm – $14/hr to $40k-$44k – search managed by Careers in Nonprofits

National Federation for Independent BusinessIntern, Federal Public Policy

Ogilvy PR (scroll to find or use req ID):

McGraw Hill/PlattsSenior Writer (search DC location or use job 22180) – focus on electricity generation – DC or New York

American RiversDirector, Western Water Policy – seeking candidates background in the area of federal natural resource policy or management, as well as experience working with Congress and/or federal agencies in DC.

GreenpeaceStudent Training Program Recruitment Coordinator – DC or San Francisco, CA

Global Policy Solutions:

Ford FoundationProgram Officer, Strengthening Rights Worldwide – New York – apply by Jan. 27

National Education AssociationSenior Public Relations Specialist – $75k-$128k – broad set of media relations and organizational communications responsibilities & requirements noted

Edelman PRSenior Designer – online, interactive & print

We’ll give credit to Pearson, PLC for admitting that their goal and self-assessment as the world’s leading education company is perhaps a bit lacking in modesty – they’re also the publishers of the indispensable Penguin Classics series, and are involved in the GED testing program, as are all of the following recent positions:

CSCCommunications Professional

The Environmental & Energy Study Institute is currently accepting applications for various Winter/Spring 2012 Internship posts

Census BureauPublic Affairs Specialist – $74k-$97k – job ID: CNMP-2012-0004 – apply Nov. 30

American Society of Health System PharmacistsGovernment Affairs Assistant

Foundation for the Defense of Democracies:

George Washington UniversityManager, Board Relations & Stewardship – duties appear to largely revolve around generating fundraising prospect research and referrals for the GW Business School – apply by Nov. 24

The National Academies (of Science & Engineering/Institute of Medicine):

Center for International Private EnterpriseCommunications, Media & Outreach Intern

United Nations Joint Staff Pension FundChief Executive Officer – $200k-$221k – New York – apply by Dec. 16

Friday, November 18, 2011

We Had No Idea Evening Star Was Currently Closed ....

... just for renovations, though – re-opening soon, we think.

National Association of County and City Health Officials seeks Communications Specialist for publications writing editing, management & production duties – $48k-$52k – Dec. 20 deadline shown, but we believe we’ve seen NACCHO fill positions before deadlines in the past (so get to it).

New since the last open house at the National Association of Realtors is this Marketing & Communications Coordinator spot – unfortunately, it’s probably in the wrong neighborhood for many of you: Chicago, IL

Twitter seeks Account Exec who can develop relationships with leading political campaigns and issue advocacy groups, and their marketing agencies.

Americans for the ArtsWebsite Associate

American Lung AssociationTobacco & Health Policy/Advocacy Intern, Spring 2012 – $10/hr

Public opinion/research firm Greenberg Quinlan Rosner seeks detail-oriented Project Associate, International Team – foreign language skills a plus.

National Sustainable Agricultural Association:

American UniversityAdmin Assistant, WAMU 88.5 – part-time – $12-$15/hr

Lowercase-loving zcomm is looking for a star quality Group Supervisor to oversee day-to-day responsibilities on national accounts. Client service and quality control obsessives particularly encouraged to apply.

Pew Charitable Trusts:

TargetSenior Team Assistant, Government Affairs

McDonald’s Corp. – Communications Manager – Raleigh, NC

We’re going to guess that AVP indicates Assistant Vice President, Public Policy in this opportunity with Amerigroup – job requires experience in policy-oriented research & background in policy advisory or public affairs work that might be useful to Amerigroup’s Public Policy Institute.

The Altarum Institute integrates objective research and client-centered consulting skills to deliver comprehensive, systems-based solutions that improve health and health care – seeking Government Affairs Admin Assistant – more opportunities available related to health research.

The National Association of Forest Owners seeks Vice President, Government Relations, with the Association Management Group leading the search. AMG also has a spot on their team for a Volunteer Coordinator on a part-time basis, supporting their National Investment Company Services Association client.

American Diabetes Association:
Here’s another offering in the cheerful precincts of downtown Del RayManager of Online Marketing & Advocacy with Forum One Communications, a web/digital strategy group that supports nonprofits and other groups. On a related note, we just found out that the well-loved (but obviously not recently visited by us) Evening Star CafĂ© is currently undergoing a major makeover – and is selling a bunch of old stuff on Saturday.

Not surprisingly, the Turkish Coalition of America prefers Intern candidates with background, interest and language skills related to U.S.-Turkey relations – your pay grade comes out to approximately TL 18 per hour.

Your weekend job resource: University of Maryland/University College Job Fair – Largo, MD – Saturday, Nov. 19 – 11:00 am-3:00 pm – we see just a couple opportunities that might be of interest to what we imagine the DCPA+CJ community to be, plus a lot of IT-related posts.

Thursday, November 17, 2011

We've Got You Covered from Schenectady to Niskayuna

... of course, that's only about 5½ miles. Enjoy Thursday's just-the-jobs programming.

1) American Dental AssociationDirector, Political Affairs/ADPAC (scroll to find or use job #6319)

2) American Institute for Medical & Biological EngineeringMarketing & Communications Coordinator – $35k-$40k

3) American Society of Landscape ArchitectsPublic Relations Manager

4-5) America’s Health Insurance Plans:
6-7) Arthritis Foundation – Richmond, Va.
8) BoeingCommunications Specialist – noted as entry level – apply today, Nov. 17

9) Booz Allen HamiltonSpeechwriter

10-12) Brookings Institution:
13) Bureau of Ocean Energy ManagementLegislative Support Assistant – $42k-$67k – job ID: BOEM-SL-12-33559787 (DEU) – apply by Nov. 28

14) CACIPolicy Analyst – DoD & DHS related issues/stakeholders

15) Center for Responsible Enterprise & TradeDirector of Communications & Outreach

16) Church World ServiceInternships – apply by Dec. 1

17) Communities in SchoolsGrassroots Coordinator

18-20) C-SPAN:
21) Dept. of the Interior/ Bureau of Safety and Environmental EnforcementPublic Affairs Specialist – $81k-$136k – job ID: BSEE-CW-11-MM527172 – New Orleans, LA – apply by Nov. 21

22) Episcopal Church Office of Govt. RelationsAdvocacy & Legislative Intern, Spring 2012 – apply by Dec. 1

23) Franklin Center for Government & Public IntegrityCoalitions Coordinator – search managed by Talent Market

24) FreedomWorksOperations Assistant

25-26) GE:
27) George Mason UniversityPublic Relations & Marketing Specialist for the Virginia Initiative for Science Teaching and Achievement

28) Georgetown UniversityAssistant Director, Regional Programs – Alumni Relations Dept.

29) GrifolsHealth Policy Analyst – $85k-$105k

30) GYMR Public RelationsInternships – Jan.-May, 2012 – $12/hr – apply by Nov. 23

31) Heart Rhythm SocietyManager, Web Communications & Strategies

32) Institute for Higher Education PolicyInternships

33) Management Scientists for HealthDirector, Communications & Knowledge Management – apply by Dec. 5

34) Mystery woman-owned healthcare information management consulting firmLegislative Healthcare Writer – $45k

35) National Academy for State Health ImplementationPolicy Specialist, Health Reform Implementation - $60k-$80k range

36-37) National Apartment Association:
38) National Association of Chain Drug StoresRegional Director, State Government Affairs

39-41) National Governor’s Association:
42) National Network to End Domestic ViolenceInternational Project Intern

43) National Public RadioMarketing Manager, PBS Sponsorship

44-46) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job#):
47) Powell TateAccount Supervisor, Healthcare

48) Prevent Cancer FoundationGrants Manager

49) Project HopeVice President of Development & Communications (pdf) – Millwood, Va. – search managed by Storbeck Pimental

50) Public CitizenDevelopment Assistant

51-54) Special Olympics:
55) Targeted VictoryDigital Strategy Interns – DC or Boston, MA – $10/hr

56) Washington Animal Rescue LeagueMajor/Planned Gift Officer

57-58) Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority (scroll to find or use job #):
59) Watson PharmaceuticalsDirector, Government Affairs (search DC location or req ID 8122BR)

60-61) World Wildlife Fund:

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Jobs for a Rainy Wednesday

We're at a loss for a clever title to go with today's varied selection of opportunities.

Abt Associates is in search mode for Associate Analyst/ Communications & Social Media Analyst supporting their International Health Division – your skill-set should include: database management, desktop publishing, web site development/graphic design/video for the web, and use of social media for innovative outreach.

RH Strategic Communications seeks Account Supervisor with exceptional writing skills, as well as at least six years of prior PR/communications and public affairs experience. You might wish to check out this recent jobsearch tips post from their blog, as well.

Belden Russonello Strategists seeks a Research Analyst/Field Director who can participate in all phases of the research process including working with clients to develop research instruments, moderating focus groups, analyzing data, and writing and editing reports. Experience with survey and/or focus group research required.

Ketchum has new posts in their public affairs practice for Account Exec and/or Senior Account Exec

The National Investment Center for the Seniors Housing & Care Industry seeks Communications Manager with strong copy-writing skills and media relations experience – $65k – Annapolis, MD

American Bar Association
Manager, Public Policy Communications – $66k-$73k

Maryland Court Appointed Special Advocates Association
Public Relations Associate – part-time

Capitol Hill:
Equals 3 Communicationsopportunities at varying levels

Fundraising and food-raising appear on the menu as Manager, Corporate Partnerships with Feeding America in Chicago, IL

Staying in Chicago, we also see this Media Relations Consultant position with the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, mainly focused on media outreach activities associated with G8 and NATO summits taking place there in May 2012 – accordingly, the post runs through June of next year.

This Editor/Writer post with the Center on Budget & Policy Priorities is new since our early-November Think Tank Jobs Special Edition.

Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County:
Foundation for the National Institutes of HealthCommunications Officer

Koch IndustriesCoalitions Director (search DC location or job # 005917) – developing relationships with local and national free-market advocacy groups and like-minded organizations is first among duties listed

Help expand adoption/use of the Forest Stewardship Council’s trademark/certification as Marketplace Manager (pdf) – Minneapolis, MN – apply by Nov. 28

Fetching Communications offers location-flexible Media Relations Professional opportunities with their veterinary/pet product niche PR practice - $40k

Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Clean Water Grassroots Coordinator – temporary position, 4½ months – Annapolis, MD – apply by Nov. 21

National Association of Spine SpecialistsManager of Government Affairs

NARAL Pro-Choice VirginiaAdvocacy & Communications Manager – seeking candidates with at least one cycle of electoral experience with a campaign or issue organization, along with background in coalition building.

CHF International’s mission is to be a catalyst for long-lasting positive change in low- and moderate-income communities around the world, helping improve social, economic and environmental conditions:
Dept. of Health & Human ServicesPublic Affairs Specialist – $62k-$115k – job ID: AN556239 – apply by Nov. 23

Mystery non-profit promoting cutting-edge advanced remote medical technologies
seeks Communications Intern

Wednesday's resource is HillZoo, pointing your way to jobs on the Hill as well as other opportunities around town.

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Development & Fundraising Jobs IV

For your Tuesday specialty programming, we feature jobs in internships in the development, fundraising, philanthropy & advancement field.

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf & Hard of HearingDevelopment & Outreach Officer

American Alliance for Theatre & Education
Development Associate – part-time/contract

American Association for People with Disabilities
Development & Fundraising Intern

Asian American Justice CenterDevelopment Associate – apply by Dec. 2

American Kidney FundDevelopment Associate – mid $30k

Americans for the ArtsDirector of Corporate & Foundation Relations

Associated Black Charities of Maryland
Development Director – apply by Dec. 15

B’nai B’rith Youth OrganizationIntern, Executive & Development Dept.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County
– Annapolis, MD:
Center for International DevelopmentNational Security/Fundraising & Development Intern

Child & Family Network CenterDevelopment Associate – apply by Dec. 2

College of William & Mary – Williamsburg, Va.
Culpeper Regional HospitalDevelopment Officer – Culpeper, Va.

Darden School Foundation/UVa. – Charlottesville, Va.
Doctor’s Community HospitalDevelopment Officer – Lanham, MD

Emily’s List:
Enterprise Community PartnersDirector of Development – Columbia, MD

FINCA InternationalDirector of Development

Foundation for the National Institutes of HealthPartnership Development Officer, Individual & Planned Giving

Free the SlavesDirector of Development – search managed by Commongood Careers

Friends Committee on National LegislationDirector of Development

George Washington University
Humane SocietyDirector of Foundation Relations – search managed by MRI Network/Mid-Hudson Valley

Jesuit Refugee Service
Director of Development – $80k-$90k

Martha Jefferson HospitalPhilanthropy & Communications Assistant – $12-$20/hr – Charlottesville, Va.

Montgomery College (scroll to find or use job # as keyword):
Mystery employersmultiple fundraising/development opportunities – searches managed by Professionals for Nonprofits

National Guard Youth FoundationDirector of Development – apply by Nov. 28

National Institutes of HealthDevelopment Database Coordinator, Children’s Inn at NIH

Pan American Health and Education FoundationVice President of Development & Partnerships – Spanish and/or Portuguese language skills a plus – search managed by Kittleman & Associates

PATHSenior Director, Donor Relations – Seattle, WA

PETA FoundationGift Planning Assistant (scroll down) – Norfolk, Va.

Planet AidDirector of Development

Public Participation ProjectFundraiser – part-time

Rails to Trails Conservancy
Development Intern

Red CrossSenior Officer, Disaster Fundraising

Rare ConservationManager, Fundraising (scroll down)

Society for Women’s Health Research
Fundraising Intern (scroll down)

Smithsonian Institution:
University of MarylandDirector of Development, College of Behavioral and Social Sciences – $78k-$97k

University of Maryland Medical SystemDevelopment Coordinator – Baltimore, MD

University of Virginia
Student Affairs Development Officer – Charlottesville, Va. – apply by Dec. 4

Unknown nonprofitDevelopment Assistant – $11/hr – temporary position – Towson, MD – search managed by Office Team

USO (scroll down):
U.S. PharmacopeiaDirector/Vice President of Development

Vascular Disease FoundationDevelopment Director – $110k-$125k – apply today, Nov. 15

Virginia Health Care FoundationFund Development & Communications Coordinator (pdf) – Richmond, Va.

WETAOfficer, Foundation & Government Development

World Food ProgramDevelopment Officer for Grants (scroll down)

Interim Fundraising Professionals – positions available via Higher Talent, Inc.