Monday, March 26, 2012

Tiki Bars, Water Parks & Hustling the Duke Brothers

We'll kick off with previously-noted opportunities closing this week:

Conoco PhillipsPolitical Affairs DirectorMar. 26

DHS/Citizenship & Immigration ServicesPublic Affairs Specialist – $89k-$136k – job ID: CIS-PJN-629372-PUB – Mar. 26

DoD/Joint Chiefs of StaffSpeechwriter – $123k-$155k – job ID: JCS-12-623480 – Mar. 26

National Credit Union AdministrationPublic Affairs Specialist – $107k-$178k – job ID: PACA-12-DEU-256MB – Mar. 26

Nuclear Regulatory CommissionAdmin Assistant – $46k-$67k – job ID: NSIR-2012-0003 – Mar. 26

United Nations FoundationAdmin Assistant, Global PartnershipsMar. 26

American UniversityAssistant to the Dean, School of International Service – $18-$19/hr – Mar. 27

Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
British EmbassyHuman Resources Assistant – $33k – Mar. 28

ChevronSenior Advisor, Global Issues & PolicyMar. 28

DC Dept. of Motor Vehicles Public Affairs Specialist – $72k-$92k – Mar. 28

Theodore Roosevelt Conservation PartnershipGovernment Affairs AssociateMar. 28

ShellFederal Government Affairs Advisoralternate link hereMar. 29

Crisis ActionHead of AdvocacyMar. 30

GreenpeaceField Organizing Manager – DC-based, possibility of future relo – Mar. 30

Human Rights FirstAdmin Assistant to the Director of Policy & ProgramsMar. 30

Public Lands Service CoalitionDirector of Government RelationsMar. 30

Senior DemocratCommunications DirectorMar. 30

YMCA of Metro WashingtonAssociate Executive Director – $57k – Mar. 30

Young Professionals in Foreign PolicyVice President, Marketing and Communications – part-time/volunteer post – Mar. 31

InterActionLegislative Coordinator for Humanitarian AffairsApr. 1

University of MarylandVice President, University Relations – search managed by Witt/KiefferApr. 1

American Wind Energy AssociationDirector, Public Affairs – a minimum of 5-7 years of journalism, media relations and/or mass communications experience required

Burness Communications seeks Senior Associate/Vice President with 5 to 10 years of related experience in communications with nonprofit organizations or in communications in global development; candidates a nose for news (the ability to identify and develop news and feature stories out of client research and programs) particularly valued.

Harris Corp. Marketing & Communications Intern

Public Health Institutedeadline info here

Government contractor Oak Grove Technologies seeks Outreach Assistant to support/promote JIEDDO related activities – military/DoD and media relations experience desired

Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat CorporationCommunications Coordinator – supporting NAVAIR in Patuxent River, MD – close to this legendary Southern Maryland outlet for revelry and rum-drinkery

Biotechnology Industry OrganizationCoordinator, Market Data & Analysis

The Trevor Project provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBT youth. They seek a Government Affairs Director with at least 5-7 years experience in advocacy related to health/youth and LGBT issues, as well as a background that includes n federal public policy and federal funding stream analysis, lobbying and/or government affairs work.

Channel your inner Winthorpe and/or Valentine to snare this Web Content Manager post with the Commodities Futures Trading Commission – $106k-$156k – job ID: 12-026 – apply by Apr. 5 – “looking good, Billy Ray …”

VSE Corp. Online Marketing Coordinator/Web Writer

The centennial (est. 1913) approaches for the Federal Manager’s Association, representing 200,000 managers, supervisors and executives serving in the federal government – get in on the incipient fun as Government Affairs Director. Metro-friendly Old Town location.

Self-described as a next generation, multi-racial civil rights organization, the Advancement Project seeks Social Media Campaign Specialist with technical chops and writing, editing & storytelling skills.

GEICOCorporate Communications Specialist (search Chevy Chase, MD location or use job ID 2548)– $40k-$45k – experience in corporate communications or a related field preferred; proven experience related to reporting, photography and communication campaigns a big plus.

George Washington University
Greenberg Quinlan Rosner ResearchDigital Media Coordinator – social media experience and stong communications/writing skill set required

Federal Communications CommissionNew Media Associate – $62k-$97k – job ID: DEU-OMD-2012-0004 – apply by Apr. 6

Congressional Hispanic Caucus InstituteDirector, Public Policy & Alumni Relations – education and alumni relations experience required; Spanish language skills preferred

ComcastIntern, Government Relations

This Gift Planning Public Relations Coordinator post at the University of Virginia is currently available only to current UVa employees only, but we’ve seen several of these opportunities there move to open-to-all-comers status after a couple weeks – Charlottesville, Va.

Finally – for those of you looking for one more year in the sun before embarking on 40 years of office and cubicle life, there’s always Admin Coordinator at the Prince Williams County Park Authority’s Splashdown Water Park – $19-$22/hr – Manassas. Va.

Your job search tool of the day - magazine (mostly) jobs & internships from Ed 2010. New York focus, but other locations are also occasionally in the mix.


Anonymous said...

The Geico link doesn't work. Do you have another one? Thanks!

Gordon said...

Thanks for the catch! Try it again now, noting additional instructions.