Monday, November 12, 2012

Work in Progress

The Veterans Day holiday finds us parceling together today's finds as the day goes on [and now we're done for the day].  You can see previously noted opportunities closing this week (and a handful of new finds) here or by scrolling back to Sunday.

Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans of America seeks Research Coordinator to delve into issues impacting the newest generation of veterans, including unemployment, education, mental health, the VA claims process and homelessness.  Successful candidate will have at least 1 to 2 years experience assessing & applying quantitative/qualitative data in a research & policy context.

American Rights at Work seeks Web & E-Campaigns Assistant for web maintenance & online advocacy work on temp. basis – Dec.-Apr. – $18-$25/hr – proficiency w/ HTML & Photoshop required; experience with Salsa/DIA/other e-CRM, WordPress, Drupal, Java, Joomla, InDesign and Illustratror would be pluses.

Your career in catvocacy begins with Alley Cat Allies as Community Outreach Manager or Media Relations Director.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation – Princeton, NJ
Westat has home-based Telephone Data Collector (5647BR) spots available, as well as multiple research-oriented opportunities on the team.

A little outside our normal purview here at DCPA+CJ, but interesting nonetheless: Academy of Nutrition & DieteticsDirector of Book Publishing

The Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Malaria & Tuberculosis seeks Communications Director with extensive experience with policy-oriented communications and media relations, as well as knowledge of global health issues.

Global Giving seeks Field Interns to travel to South America for a six month tour supporting & evaluating the work of their partner organizations in the fields of education, health, women's empowerment, microfinance, and environmental sustainability – apply by Dec. 1

Americans for Tax Fairness seeks Communications Director to rail against extending the top end of the Bush-era tax cuts, corporate tax loopholes, and the like.

Help the Thomas B. Fordham Institute advance educational excellence nationwide:
Do you engage in that occasional reverie about ditching the DC area and escaping the Eastern Shore?  This Director of Development post with Saints Peter & Paul Parish in Easton, MD may help keep your dreams Friday nights at the local crab shack alive, then – $70k-$80k – apply by Dec. 17

Gate Group, the leading provider above-the-wing services (i.e., airline food) seeks Manager of Corporate Communications for a passel of communications-related responsibilities including the re-launch of Gateway magazine.

Edelman PR
Communications, fundraising & program volunteer opportunities available with the Tigerlilly Foundation, helping to educate, advocate for, empower and support to young women before, during and after breast cancer.

Treasury Dept./SIG TARPPublic Affairs Specialist – $105k-$155k – job ID: 13-SIGTAR-011DH – apply by Nov. 15 

Society for NeuroscienceOnline Community Coordinator – apply by Dec. 12

American Society of Clinical OncologyCorporate Communications Program Coordinator – previous experience working with content management systems, Photoshop, and knowledge of social media programs sought.

Numerous Winter/Spring 2012 Internships available with the American Enterprise Institute – Dec. 1 deadline & other helpful info noted here

Rare ConservationExecutive Assistant, Development & Communications

Maybe you can catch a ride to work in Alfred Morris’ “Bentley” as an Intern with your Washington Redskins – graphic design, marketing, hospitality & IT specialties

Speaking of Bentleys:  Volkswagen Group of AmericaPublic Relations Manager, Bentley Motors

MileOne AutomotiveMarketing, Advertising & Social Media Intern – Towson, MD

The American Medical Group Association, representing multi-specialty medical groups & other care systems, is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic candidate Associate Director of Congressional Affairs.

American Dental AssociationSenior Congressional Lobbyist (search DC location or job # 6385) – a minimum of 5 years’ work experience as a lobbyist and/or as a Congressional staff person is required

Virginia Commonwealth UniversityExternal Relations Coordinator supporting the Bridging Richmond partnership – Richmond, Va. – apply by Dec. 12

Your belated job search tool of the day is this job feed and additional job search sites/resources from the Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of Washington, DC.

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