Friday, January 27, 2012

Unqualified Albeit Uninformed

1) Aerospace Industries AssociationAdmin Assistant, Communications & Legislative Affairs

2) Alliance for Community Health PlansLegislative & Policy Associate

3) American Academy of ActuariesExperienced Communications Professional

4) American Federation of State, County & Municipal EmployeesPolitical & Legislative Organizers – field-based positions

5) Americans United for the Separation of Church & StateLegal Interns, 2012-13 school year

6-7) American University
8) Assorted mystery employersadmin, paralegal, marketing & other support positions – searches managed by Bonnie Jones Associates

9-13) Atlantic Media
14) BNSF RailwayBudget & Legislative Affairs Analyst – $37k-$50k

15-17) Brookings Institution
18) CablevisionExecutive Secretary, Corporate Federal Affairs Office (search DC location or req ID 15937BR)

19-20) Consumers Union
21) Discovery CommunicationsManager, Social Media – Miami, FL

22) DoD/Joint Chiefs of StaffCongressional Affairs Specialist – $123k-$155k – job ID: JCS-12-596264 – apply by Jan. 31

23-26) Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation
27-29) Fleishman Hillard
30) KetchumAssociate Director, Online Communications – New York

31) Legal Services Corp.Director of Government Relations & Public Affairs – $118-$155k

32-34) Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

35) Mesothelioma Applied Research FoundationContent & Social Media Manager

36) Mystery consulting firm involved in housing/financial sectorExecutive Support Staffer

37-39) National Automobile Dealers Association home of the slight-jump-on-rush-hour, ends-at-4:45 p.m. workday:

40) National Council of La RazaPublications Intern

41) Ovarian Cancer National AllianceAdvocacy Outreach Organizer – apply by Feb. 15

42-52) Pew Charitable Trusts – PSPP = Public Safety Performance Project
53) Private Equity Growth CouncilDirector, Communications – apply by Feb. 3

54) Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism
55) Rock Creek Strategic MarketingOnline Marketer and Marketing Strategist

56) Truman National Security ProjectMessage Writer

57-58) United Nations Foundation

59) U.S. Army/Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat OrganizationPublic Affairs Specialist – $89k-$115k – job ID: NEHT12470745594253D – apply by Feb. 2

60) Vital Voices Women’s PartnershipOnline Communications Intern – available immediately (and, definitely still available)

61) Yahoo!Senior Director, Legal Public Policy

62) and, finally – we’ve actually used the meeting space provided by the U.S. Chess Center, and we thought it was pretty nice, so take that as an unqualified albeit uninformed endorsement for their Executive Coordinator post – $35k-$50k

63) and, finally, part 2 – spend your Spring & Summer at the University of Virginia’s secret spy outpost near the lair of their Blacksburg-based arch-nemesis as Assistant to the Station Agent at the Mountain Lake Biological Station – Pembroke, Va.

Your Friday job search resource is the cheerfully titled Wall Street Journal article Your Resume vs. Oblivion that takes a look at automated resume sifting processes and practices, with a few tips on how to enhance your CV to catch the fancy of your robot HR overlords.

Best weekend-coming-in wishes from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource! As for us, we're looking forward to the first Hopslam of 2012.

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