Monday, July 9, 2012

Shaft at 70

Happy Birthday, Richard Roundtree! Don't miss our Saturday Extra edition, with an emphasis on social media & digital/online communications posts.  Now, on to previously noted opportunities closing this week:

International Association for the Study of PainWeb & Social Media Manager – must telecommute until December – July 9

Library of Congress Public Affairs Coordinator – $51-$67k –  two positions available – job ID: 120086 – July 9

American University
Dept. of EducationLegislative Affairs Specialist – $51k-$67k – job ID: OLCA-2012-0007 – July 11

Nature ConservancyPhilanthropy Operations Manager (scroll for find or use job #40124) – Reno, NV – July 11

Prince William County Dept. of Public WorksPublic Information Specialist – $42k-$71k – Woodbridge, Va. – July 11

World BankOnline Communications Officer for the World Bank InstituteJuly 11 

African Wildlife FederationGift Planning AssociateJuly 13

Chesapeake Bay FoundationCongressional Relations Manager (scroll down) – July 13

DC Alcoholic Beverage Regulation AdministrationPublic Information Officer – $66k-$93k – July 13

Old Dominion UniversityCommunity Outreach & Marketing Coordinator – Norfolk, Va. – July 13

U.S.-Russia Business CouncilMedia/Communications Associate – proficiency in Russian required – July 13

George Washington UniversityWeb ProducerJuly 14

Naval Historical FoundationDirector of DevelopmentJuly 15

National League of CitiesSenior Associate, Communications – required min. 2 – 4 years progressively responsible experience in communications, media relations, or public affairs preferably with some direct connection to government affairs.

New Profit Inc. is seeking a Government Affairs Director facilitate bold policy change for America Forward, a non-partisan initiative that brings together policymakers and leaders from across sectors to unite public and private expertise and resources with the impact of social innovations.  Experience working with (or as part of) Capitol Hill/Federal Agencies required, as well as expertise in education, workforce development and/or early learning fields.

Democratic strategic communications firm SKDKnickerbocker is seeking full-time Interns to join its team in DC for the fall semester.

Fintrac, an international consulting firm implementing agricultural projects in Africa, Asia and Latin America for USAID and other donors, seeks Project Communications Specialist and Editor hires – French and/or Spanish language skills a plus.

Latest opportunities with the United Nations Foundation:
Communities in SchoolsExecutive Assistant to the Office of the Founder & Vice Chairman (which would be this guy)

National Republican Senatorial CommitteeInternships available this Fall

Interns with the National Association of Conservation Districts are typically college juniors or seniors who are interested in the environment and/or agriculture.

This Development Coordinator (scroll down) post with the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry would have been a nice fit for last week’s Development & Fundraising Jobs special edition.  AACAP is also in search mode for a new Executive Director.

We’re always (yes, always) excited to reference opportunities the most-badass-named of all defense contractors: Kratos – in this case, for a Project Coordinator with a Secret-level security clearance.

  • Senior Manager, Public Relations – seeking candidates with at least 12 years of related experience in successfully managing public relations/media relations and/or public affairs support programs in a military, defense or intelligence setting – Dulles (not Dallas) area or Garland, TX (which is practically Dallas, anyways)
  • Public Affairs Manager – Tewksbury, MA
The Koch Institute notes Fall 2012 Intern opportunities and Spring 2013 Internships, as well as marketing and research/program posts at varying levels for economic freedom/limited government proponents.

National Parks & Recreation AssociationSenior Manager for Prospect Research – 4-5 years of development research experience required, including work estimating giving capacity and developing prospect rating systems.

From the advertising/marketing/branding side of the operation – we see multiple copywriting, creative, digital and account management/business development posts available with the self-proclaimed whiteboard enthusiasts at the Pappas Group.

C-SPAN seeks a Producer for their forthcoming First Ladies: Influence & Image (pdf) series with at least  four years of television production experience; Final Cut Pro skills preferred.

Levick Strategic CommunicationsVice President, Social & Digital Media –candidates should have 10-15 years of experience in digital communications and 4-5 years of leadership experience in running a team or practice area.

Export-Import Bank of the U.S.Public Affairs Specialist – $62k-$81k – job ID: D022-12-COMM-633395 – apply by July 16

New since we recently checked in with the global health problem-solvers at PATH: Communications Assistant for their Malaria Vaccine Initiative.  Sounds like a great thing to be a part of.

We presume these openings for a Communications Intern and several other foreign affairs/global security oriented Internships with the Stimson Center are for Fall 2012 – apply by July 15

International Facility Management AssociationCommunications/PR Manager – 7+ years in public relations or communications related positions required, including experience with media relations, project management, speech writing & public speaking

Sweet Briar CollegeDirector of Media, Marketing & Communications – Sept. 1 start date envisioned – near Lynchburg, Va., home of the Cheesy Western (all the way, please)

Federal Reserve Bank of AtlantaPublic Policy Liaison (search communications/public relations category or job # 227736) – Atlanta, GA

Mostly West-coast opportunities (and a couple NYC posts) shown as newly available with Waggener-Edstrom

For your Monday search resource, here's another public affairs jobs blogger: Craig Roberts Jobs Distribution List - self described as mainly related to Capitol Hill.

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