Thursday, April 12, 2012

It'll Grow on You

We're starting with a fairly modest run of 29 job & intern opportunities this morning, but we'll be adding to the list all day [ok, we're done now]. And welcome home, Nats!

1) Advisory Board CompanySocial Media/PR Intern

2-3) AFL-CIO
4) American Institute of Certified Public AccountantsManager, State Legislation

5) American Podiatric Medical AssociationHealth Policy Assistant

6) American Society for Radiation OncologyMedia Relations Manager

7) American Sportfishing AssociationCommunications Associate – apply by May 4

8-10) Americans for the Arts

11) Association of Public & Land Grant UniversitiesAssistant Director, International Issues/Congressional & Governmental Affairs

12) Campaign for High School EquityIntern

13-17) Capitol Hill
18) Catholic Charities of the Diocese of ArlingtonCommunications Director

19-20) CBS (search by req ID or location)
21) Challenger Center for Space Science EducationCommunications Manager – search managed by Griffin Communications Group

22-24) Conservation International
25-27) Curesearch for Childrens Cancer
28) Donor DigitalAccount Exec/Advertising positions

29) Earth Rights InternationalStrategic Communications Coordinator – apply by May 1

30-33) Edelman PR
34-35) George Washington University
36) Howard Consulting GroupProject Associate, Communications

37) Information InternationalPublications Coordinator

38) Institute for International FinanceMedia Relations Manager

39) Make-a-Wish FoundationVice President of Philanthropy

40) Marine CorpsPublic Affairs Specialist – $89k-$115k – job ID: EA21035-13- 641880K4307129-D – apply by Apr. 20

41) Marriott Corp.Senior Manager, Public Relations

42) Medical Society of the District of ColumbiaDirector of Membership & Communications – $35k-$45k

43-44) Microsoft
45) Minority Business Development AgencyPublic Affairs Specialist – $74k-$115k – job ID: MBDA-OND-2012-0004 – apply by Apr. 16

46) National Association of City & County Health OfficialsCommunications Specialist – $50k-$53k

47) National Association of Health UnderwritersDirector of Federal Affairs

48-51) National Automobile Dealers Association (scroll to find or search by category)

52-56) Nature Conservancy

57) PoliticoFinance Editor and Finance Reporter for Politico Pro

58) Powell TateSenior Communications Specialist, Health Policy (click on opportunity is knocking)

59) Puerto Rico Federal Affairs AdministrationIntern, Fall 2012 – apply by July 1

60) Recreational Vehicle Industry AssociationDirector of Government Affairs

61-62) Search for Common Ground
63) Towson UniversityAssistant Director, Athletic Media Relations (scroll to find or use job # 100795) – Towson, MD

64) United Food & Commercial WorkersAssistant Communications Director for the Making Change at Walmart campaign

65-66) University of Maryland
67) University of RichmondMarketing & Communications Coordinator, School of Business – Richmond, Va. – apply by Apr. 14

68) University Research Co. Communications Intern

69) VerisignCorporate Communications Specialist

1 comment:

Gordon said...

Brown Lloyd James - Director, Washington Office

Brown Lloyd James, a boutique international strategic communications firm headquartered in New York, London and Doha, is seeking a director to manage its growing Washington operations.

The ideal candidate should have a proven track record of success in public relations, as well as comprehensive understanding of current political and foreign affairs issues in order to best serve BLJ’s diverse, international client base.

BLJ specializes in public relations, public good and public diplomacy campaigns for clients ranging from foreign governments to domestic non-profits, and everything in between. We have helped countries win Olympic and World Cup bids. We have raised international awareness to protect environmental treasures. We’ve even helped pass United Nations resolutions. We are looking for a new team member who relishes being a professional communicator in an increasingly globalized world.

The ideal candidate should be able to:

-Oversee multiple existing client accounts, including building strong working relationships with client leadership

-Develop connections with key media and other influencers

-Identify and pursue new business opportunities in the Washington area

-Manage and mentor junior staff and contractors

The ideal candidate should be knowledgeable regarding:

-Traditional and digital public relations

-Project management, including the creation and execution of communications plans

-International relations and current foreign policy issues

The ideal candidate should have:

-5-8 years professional experience, particularly work in anagency setting

-A bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism or political science. Master’s degree in related field is a plus.

-An outgoing, outsized personality, with the desire to constantly build upon existing and create new relationships

Salary and benefits

Salary range $60,000 - $80,000, based on experience. BLJ provides a number of benefits, including subsidized healthcare. Unique benefit: Ability to work part-time from home, if desired.

The position reports directly to BLJ’s leadership in New York. Candidate must be able to travel domestically and internationally as needed.

To apply:

If interested, submit your resume, cover letter and three writing samples to Please do not call; all qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews.