Monday, April 23, 2012

Whoops. forgot title.

Monday afternoon update: No new post Tuesday.  However, we've added a few afternoon finds to the bottom of this edition, and may add some more there Tuesday.  See you Wednesday with a new post.

We begin with previously noted opportunities closing this week:

District of Columbia Superior CourtCommunications Specialist – $89k-$115k – job ID: 03-12-026 – Apr. 23

League of Conservation Voters National Press SecretaryApr. 23 

Public Health InstituteDevelopment AssociateApr. 23deadline info here 

George Washington University Director of Research CommunicationsApr. 24 

USDA/Food Safety & Inspection & ServiceSpeechwriter – $74k-$115k job ID: W-CPAO-2012-0011 – Apr. 25 

Smithsonian InstitutionProject Coordinator supporting the Lunder Conservation Center – $42k-$54k – job ID: 12R-MR-297647-TRF-SAAM – Apr. 26 

Americans for the Arts Website AssociateApr. 27 (deadline noted here) 

Bread for the World Online Communications SpecialistApr. 27 

Human Rights Watch – lower end of salary range provided:
University of MichiganMedia Relations Officer, Law School – Ann Arbor, MI – Apr. 27 

Nature Conservancy Media Relations Manager, LEAF Program (scroll to find or use job # 39964) – Arlington, Va. or New York – Apr. 28 

Bill of Rights Defense CommitteeCommunications Specialist/ManagerApr. 29 

BPDirector of International AffairsApr. 29 

Social change advocacy/communications firm GMMB seeks Senior Communications Specialist to focus on education issues.  7-10 years of experience managing projects and/or clients in communications, journalism, public policy or a related field required; education policy background preferred; experience in state government or at the local level a plus.

The United Nations Foundation seeks Associate, Executive Office to support Deputy CoS, assist with grant management activities, and write/edit a variety of research/communications & correspondence products – apply by May 2.  In addition, various previously-noted Intern opportunities sport Apr. 26 application deadlines.

Latest finds with Atlantic Media
APCO WorldwideVideo Editor/Field Producer – your skill-set should include proficiency with Final Cut Studio (including After Effects, Motion, and Soundtrack Pro), experience encoding video/audio to WMV, QT, WAV, MP3, etc.

Organizations in the Teach for All Network recruit outstanding university grads; young leaders in a variety of disciplines to commit two years to teach in high-need areas in the U.S. worldwide – seeking Director of Communications with proven record leading comprehensive communications, media relations, marketing online/social media strategies; agency experience a plus. 

Center for American Progress
  • Online Organizing Associate, Campus Progress – seeking candidates with experience developing and executing online campaigns, including email marketing, online actions to complement offline actions, and social media outreach plans. 
  • Journalism Network Associate, Campus Progress – responsibilities include campus outreach; managing grants to student- run publications; and providing strategic and operational guidance and services to grantees.
You’ll go through a few sets of Michelins trekking from the Manassas HQ of the Automotive Recyclers Association to Capitol Hill in your work as Government Affairs Professional – $68k-$78k

We had a bad link (now fixed) in a recent edition noting Professional Development Intern posts with the Aga Khan Foundation, so we’re referencing it again.  Opportunities available in Programs; Impact Investing; Communications; and/or Finance departments for a nine-month period, beginning in summer 2012. International-related experience highly desirable, Russian language skills a plus – apply by May 18 

Mystery large & well-respected law firm seeks Media Relations Manager – can also search here, via DC location – search managed by Rhodes & Weinstock

The Recirculating Farms Coalition, advocates for eco-friendly hydroponics & aquaculture, have just decamped to New Orleans – but you need not follow them as a remotely-based PR/Grassroots/Advocacy Intern.   Other undergrad & legal Intern opportunities also available, presumably in NOLA.

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Fresh Project Associate and Digital Media Coordinator posts available in the Union Station-adjacent offices of Greenburg Quinlan Rosner Research

National Electrical Contractors Association
Manager, Government Affairs – PAC management & grassroots cultivation/mobilization and admin duties

American Dental Education Association (scroll down)
American Dental Association (scroll to find or use job #)
Those of you who would like to manage a $150 million-endowed (originally via tobacco inheritance millions) social/community development organization in Winston Salem, NC would be advised to check out this Executive Director (pdf) post with the Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation – search managed by Phillips Oppenheim

George Washington University
Environmental Protection AgencyCongressional Liaison Specialist – $81k-$106k – job ID: RTP-R3-DE-2012-0002 – Wheeling or Charleston, West-by-God-Virginia – apply by Apr. 27

National Association of Real Estate Investment TrustsDirector, REITPAC & Political Outreach – requires 7-10 years of experience in political fundraising, with experience in a trade association’s corporate PAC preferred. 

Council of State GovernmentsIntern (pdf)

Monday's job resource: links to the career/employment pages of 32 organizations related to the United Nations Development Group.
New material: Monday, 3:00 pm

Sunlight FoundationResearch Intern & Data/Research Intern

American Lung AssociationInternships – $10/hr 

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD
Dimensions Healthcare SystemVice President, Public Relations & Marketing – Cheverly, MD

Sanitas InternationalCommunications Associate, mid-level – strategic communication, public affairs, digital media and political advisory firm with international focus

Northrop Grumman (search media relations keyword or job #)
Gawker MediaEvent Assistant – part-time – New York

YMCA of Central MarylandAnnual Campaign Development Director – Baltimore, MD

1 comment:

Teach For America said...

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