Monday, May 20, 2013

52 on 5/20

TUESDAY NIGHT UPDATE – professional obligations necessitate skipping Wednesday's planned post; In other words, we're just slammed.  See you Friday, we hope.

We remain in M-W-F,  and mostly in just-the-jobs mode.  Scroll back to Sunday or click here for previously noted opportunities closing this week.

1) Does energetic + intellectually driven + hardworking = you?  If so, Chlopak, Leonard, Schechter & Associates has an entry-level Associate position for you to consider.

2) Free the Slaves seeks broadly experienced (print & electronic) Graphic Designer to join them in their fight to end human trafficking and modern slavery worldwide.

3) Global Policy SolutionsMedia Relations Manager – 5-7 years related experience in journalism, public relations or public affairs and strong contacts in print, broadcast, online & social media are required.

4) Despite deadlines noted, we’ve learned that Spectrum is still looking to fill Intern slots for the Summer – $9-$10/hr

5-6) Rails-to-Trails Conservancy
7) Rep. Joe Courtney (D-CT) seeks Communications Director with with previous press experience on Capitol Hill, at least 3-4 years’ experience in media relations and extensive media contacts and social media expertise.  Ties to New England/Northeast and familiarity with regional politics a plus.

8) Stand for Children works to ensure that all children, regardless of background, graduate from high school prepared for, and with access to, a college education.  Your place in this endeavor would be as National Online Campaigns Manager, preferably working of their Portland, OR HQ – but a basing in other states where SfC works might also be possible (AZ, CO, IL, IN, LA, MA, OK, OR, TN, TX, WA).

9) Stratacomm has an immediate opening for a Vice President to support clients in the energy and environmental sector – experience with issues management, public affairs, social media, regulatory policy and legislative affairs at the federal and/or state level required – you can apply directly to  for this one.

10-11) World Wildlife Fund
12) Administrative Office of the U.S. CourtsCo-op/Intern, Legislative Affairs – part-time – $15-$30/hr – job ID: 13-OLA-885358 – apply today, May 20

13) Aluminum AssociationVice President, Public Affairs

14) American Association for Cancer ResearchSenior Manager, Communications & Public Relations – Philadelphia, PA

15-16) Asia Foundation
17) Audubon Naturalist SocietyDirector of Marketing & Communications

18) Babcock & WilcoxDirector, Federal & Congressional Affairs

19-20) Central Maryland Regional Transit – Laurel, MD
21) DC Department of HealthPublic Affairs Specialist – $62k-$79k – apply by May 22

22-23) Dept. of Energy
24) Dickstein Shapiro LLPLegislative Aide

25) Direct ImpactExecutive Assistant

26) KetchumManaging Account Supervisor

27) JANSON Communications – Communications Specialist – Manassas, Va. HQ, but you may also be deployed at other DC-area client locations

28) Metropolitan Washington Council of GovernmentsPublic Affairs Specialist –$43k-$68k

29-30) National Council of Jewish Women
31-33) National Gay & Lesbian Policy Task Force
34) National Military Family AssociationCommunications & Marketing Coordinator

35) Northrop GrummanCorporate Citizenship Specialist (search corporate category or req ID: 13005801)

36) Ohio Consumers CouncilDirector of Public Affairs – $65k-$95k – Columbus, OH

37) PFLAGCommunications Intern and Policy Intern

38-43) Powell Tate
44) Security Industry AssociationManager of Communications

45) Southern Political Science AssociationExecutive Director (pdf)  – part-time – Statesboro, GA – apply by May 31

46) Story PartnersDirector of Public Affairs

47) United Health GroupSenior Policy Analyst

48) U.S.-Japan CouncilCommunications Manager

49) U.S. Sentencing CommissionPublic/Legislative Affairs Specialist – $51k-$97k – job ID: #13-06 – apply by June 6

50) Virginia Commonwealth UniversityCommunications Assistant – part-time – $10/hr – supporting the Dept. of Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering – Richmond, Va.

51) Wildlife Conservation Society Assistant Director of Federal Affairs – can also search here, via DC location

52) Your Health magazineEditorial Intern – $12-$14/hr

1 comment:

Gordon said...

A financial services trade association based in Alexandria, Virginia is looking for a Policy Director.

General Responsibilities:

--Play vital role as in-house policy director on financial services issues and policies affecting the association and its membership
--Uphold positive image of association and maintain relationships with member companies, government officials, third parties, and other industry stakeholders

Daily activities:

--Develop policy recommendations for the association to be submitted to the association CEO or COO
--Analyze federal legislative and agency actions to assess any potential impact on the financial services industry
--Work with the legal and federal regulatory team to develop and implement major strategic policy initiatives
--Oversee correspondence with members of Congress and federal agencies regarding legislative and regulatory matters
--Monitor federal agency activities including hearings, policy statements, and rule-making (at CFPB and other agencies)
--Evaluate and assess Capitol Hill developments, including tracking federal legislation, congressional hearings, and other activities of interest to association
--Manage research projects, directed assignments, and other tasks as needed by legal/regulatory team
--Coordinate association’s political action committee efforts
Coordinate efforts between the legal and regulatory team and the public affairs and communications office

Necessary Background:

--At least four years’ experience on Capitol Hill working on financial services issues, more particularly related to consumer finance and/consumer issues with federal agencies such as the FTC, OCC, FDIC or the CFPB
--Familiarity with bank and nonbank/non-depository institutions and their role in consumer financial marketplace

Salary commensurate with experience.

To Apply: Submit a resume to by June 1