Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Twelve Twelve Twelve

We hope the stars align for your job search prospects as the calendar aligns with a trio of boxcars.

Our friends at Porter Novelli want you to know what you’re in for with this Account Supervisor opportunity: Both the toughest and most rewarding job in the agency, the Account Supervisor is where the rubber meets the road – where implementation meets strategy, and where relationships throughout the agency and beyond are built and strengthened. You should be able to manage up, down, and sideways to deliver unparalleled client work.  So you’ve been warned (and encouraged).

Help manage the New America NYC weekly event series as NYC Associate for the New America Foundation in – you guessed it – New York City. Seeking highly motivated candidates with an interest in current events and public policy for this entry-level post.

We’re guessing you’ll have all the Lift Off ® energy drink you need to get through your days as Manager, International Trade Policy (search DC location or job # 121204) for Herbalife

Capitol Hill
The National Association of Manufacturers seeks Policy Coordinator for range of admin, research & organizational tasks – Hill experience a plus

Here’s a recent (circa Dec. 4, as you can see if you search here without any parameters) call for a Government Affairs Intern with the American Heart Association

Arabella Philanthropic Advisors seeks Special Assistant with 3 to 5 years experience that includes background in drafting professional correspondence & highly developed communication skills

Been aching for an opportunity to break out the Crane 24 lb. bond?  The Meridian International Center demands your resume by U.S. Mail or courier pigeon only for their Vice President of Development post.  Looks like a gorgeous spot to work or have your wedding reception, for that matter. 

Atlantic Council of the U.S. (scroll to find)
DRC seeks Content Writer/Editor to support of DoD news-driven web properties – Fort Meade, MD location.

Nonprofit science, technology and strategy group Noblis seeks Bio-Media Communications Specialist; this subject has us a little on edge today, as we watched the first half hour of Contagion last night, and we suspect things don’t really improve quickly from there. 

DuPont External Relations Manager, Industrial Biosciences – seeking CVs that show at least 5-7 years experience in external affairs, public policy or government relations, preferably in the area of agriculture, energy, or biofuels and biochemicals.

Use keyword legislative to find junior, mid-level and senior congressional & public affairs support posts for DELTA Resources working with the Navy PEO Ships team – entry level Communications Specialist (keyword: communications) also available.

The Alliance for Natural Health has calls out for Director of Public Affairs and Chief Development Officer with some overlapping fundraising duties.  You sort it out.

Catholic Relief Services seeks Program Officer to help promote their Rice Bowl campaign efforts – Baltimore, MD

Green for AllDirector of State & Local Initiatives – Oakland, CA 

New fundraising posts at George Washington University:
Intern with International Action, a non-profit working to bring clean water to the people of Haiti

Red CrossCommunications Associate, Office of the President – extensive skills in writing/editing for the senior executive of a large organization, preferably a nonprofit, are required

Joint Center for Political & Economic Studie
University of VirginiaAssistant Director of Marketing & Promotions, Athletic Dept. – $30k-$36k – Charlottesville, Va.

Speaking of stars aligning: if you're free around lunchtime in the Thomas Circle area, you might want to take a look at this pleasant little diversion.  We're jealous already.

1 comment:

Gordon said...

Allied Integrated Marketing - Publicist

Junior Publicist post also available - scroll down

Allied Integrated Marketing is seeking a creative, dynamic, energetic professional for Publicist postion to implement and execute publicity and promotional campaigns in DC for entertainment accounts including major motion picture studios, TV and DVDs.

Public Relations and Communications Responsibilities include:

-- Cultivate relationships with wide variety of press including film critics, columnists, feature writers, bloggers, editors, television/radio show hosts, producers and reporters in order to secure features, event coverage and top photo placement
-- Coordinate local press tours and publicity stunts
-- Research and develop multiple publicity angles and monitor all publicity activities to ensure extensive media coverage
-- Write and pitch press releases
-- Manage social media initiatives

Marketing and Promotional Responsibilities include:

-- Maximize product exposure by negotiating trade with television, radio, print and online partners
-- Organize and implement various local events, screenings, contests to create buzz
-- Develop cross promotional campaigns with third-party retailers to reach target demographics, and maintain a database of those contacts for grassroots and word-of mouth activity
-- Write comprehensive reports of all activities documented with photos, copies of promotional ads and any additional collateral for clients on a weekly basis
-- Write promotion partnership agreements for media and retail partners
-- Research and develop relationships with new promotional partners in various mediums.

Send resume, cover letter and relevant collateral materials to Gloria Jones -

Junior Publicist

-- Responsible for assisting an office that handles publicity and promotions for several entertainment clients primarily in Washington, DC, Baltimore, Norfolk, VA and Richmond, VA.
-- Plan, execute and manage all aspects of film publicity, promotional and grassroots campaigns with oversight from the Director
-- Develop and maintain a close and communicative relationships with key clients and press
-- Maintain relationships with Promotions Directors at various publications, radio stations, television stations and online groups.
-- Identify and develop publicity opportunities with various grassroots and word-of-mouth organizations.
-- Staff and organize promotional screenings, stunts and events to create ''buzz'' in support of client projects.
-- Work with third party retailers, bars and clubs to create exciting and targeted events.
-- Oversee additional special projects.

Job Requirements:

-- Possess a degree in communications, public relations, advertising or marketing or have experience in one of above fields.
-- Be able to assist in brainstorming, implementation, follow through and problem-solving.
-- Must be able to multi-task.
-- Have exceptional oral and written communication skills and be very organized and detail oriented.
-- Native speaker with social media tools and trends.
-- Have reliable transportation.
-- Be familiar with Washington, DC and surrounding areas.
-- Be able and available to work during normal business hours in the office and cover multiple evening and occasional weekend events.
-- 2+ years of relevant work experience in publicity, communication, marketing or related field. Agency or industry experience is a plus.
-- Sense of humor a must.

Send resume, cover letter and relevant collateral materials to Gloria Jones -