Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Behavioral, Baltimore, Biology & Bikes

The National Council of Behavioral Health is in search of a presumably level-headed Policy Associate (scroll down) to help support their public policy/advocacy operations – other admin/meetings & support posts also available.

Eli Lilly seeks Digital Government Affairs Graduate Fellow to assist in development of digital capabilities in the global public policy, government affairs, and advocacy space – $20/hr.

This Web Producer/Graphic Designer (pdf) post supporting the essential anti-trafficking work of Free the Slaves would have fit in well as part of yesterday’s Online Communications/Social Media Special – foreign language skills, especially French, would look good on your resume 

Trippi & Associates is seeking an Executive Assistant/Junior Associate to handle a range of admin, support, research & outreach taskings; experience managing hectic schedules for high-profile individuals strongly preferred.

Center for Community Change
The Bethesda-based American Occupational Safety Association seeks Legislative Representative with 4+ years relevant experience

Fresh opportunities with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation:
Baltimore County Government notes Public Information Specialist vacancies in the Police and Health & Human Services departments – $22-$28/hr and $41k-$52k pay grades noted – Towson, MD – apply by Aug. 9 

Food & Drug Administration
Mystery healthcare related organization seeks experienced (seasoned, actually) Public Relations Specialist for three month assignment – search managed by the BOSS Group

Multiple opportunities available under the auspices of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)
Trinity University seeks hands-on, roll-up-your-sleeves type Director of the Annual Fund – at least three years experience in fundraising and/or higher education advancement is required.

American Education Research AssociationCommunications Associate – at least three years experience required in communications, PR, journalism, or marketing, preferably in a research, education, policy, membership or news organization.

DC Dept. of Public WorksWriter/Editor – $62k-$79k – apply by Aug. 2

The World Affairs Institute seeks Editorial & Communications Manager to curate foreign policy-focused news from media around the world on a daily basis for the World Affairs Journal and assist with communications initiatives with a focus on social media and email marketing – telecommuting looks like an option – apply by Aug. 2

U.S.-Mexico Foundation
Raytheon seeks Internal/Organizational Communications Generalist with relevant experience in engineering, high-tech and/or defense industry setting. 

Dept. of EnergyCommunications Manager – $105k-$136k – job ID: DOE-HQ-EI-13-00502-CR – apply by Aug. 9

Capitol Hill
  • Midwestern DemocratPress Secretary
  • Mystery Congressman from NW regionPress Intern – available immediately
  • Midwestern RepublicanInterns
  • Congressional Black CaucusInterns
  • Rep. Ami Bera (D-CA) – Interns – apply today, July 31
  • House Administration Committee, GOP StaffInterns
Opportunities (scroll down) with the Darden School Foundation at the University of Virginia – Charlottesville, VA
Monumental Sports & Entertainment (Caps, Wiz, Mystics, Verizon Center) seeks Intern for wide-ranging set of tasks

We can’t find this LinkedIn-sourced call for a possibly short-term Senior Communications Consultant opportunity supporting the Water communications team at the World Bank via the main WB career page, but that’s probably a-ok for your purposes.

… and, finally – Like to bike?  The DC Dept. of Transportation seeks Bicycle Program Specialist to further promote the two-wheels-good lifestyle the District – $64k-$82k – application deadline is noted as Aug. 22, but they will start scanning CVs on Aug. 1

Starting tomorrow: DCPA+CJ goes to (mostly) just-the-jobs format through Labor Day

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Special Edition: Online Communications & Social Media

For your Tuesday focused programming, we survey jobs in the online communications and digital & social media space.

2USocial Brand Manager, Semester Online

ActioNetWeb Content Coordinator (select openings, then Rosslyn, Va. location)

American Occupational Therapy AssociationWeb and Social Media Administrator

American Red CrossDirector, Social Engagement

Association of American Medical CollegesDirector, Digital Content 

Baltimore Business JournalDigital Producer – Baltimore, MD

Baltimore Symphony OrchestraDigital Content Manager – Baltimore, MD

BBC NewsBlogger

Brookings InstitutionWeb Publishing Intern 

Capital One
Center for Educational ReformDeputy Director of Digital Communications – mid-to-upper $40k 

Children’s Hospital of the King’s DaughtersWeb Associate – Norfolk, Va. 

Clear Channel CommunicationsDigital Content Director – Richmond, Va.

Clear Law Institute – note: links may load slowly
Dominion EnterprisesSocial Media & Video Product Manager – Norfolk, Va.

Donate Life AmericaMarketing Communications & Data Coordinator – to $52k – organ/tissue donation advocacy group – Richmond, Va.

ECPI UniversitySocial Media Manager – Virginia Beach, Va.

Education Associates Marketing & Social Media Coordinator – Baltimore, MD

Federation for American Immigration ReformDigital Communications Strategist

FrontPoint SecuritySocial Media Content Manager

GreenpeaceSenior Online Strategist

IKEA Social Media Specialist – White Marsh, MD – apply by Aug. 11

Loews Madison HotelSocial Media Manager – note: you’ll work at the Madison in DC three days a week, and you’ll be posted at the Loews Annapolis the other two

Management Leadership for TomorrowCommunity/Social Media Manager

Maryland Athletic ClubMultimedia Design Specialist – Timonium, MD

McFadden & AssociatesOnline Communications Specialist 

Web Producer 

Social Media Analyst 

Mystery employerWebsite Administrator – part-time – search managed by Proxy Personnel 

National Council for Behavioral HealthSocial & Digital Media Manager (scroll down)

Ocean ConservancyManager, Digital Fundraising 

Octagon Sports MarketingDigital Media Intern 

Ogilvy PRSocial Media Digital Producer 

PR Newswire Associate Customer Content Specialist 

RepEquitySEO Associate and SEO Strategist

RGSContent Manager – Top Secret clearance required

Rosetta Stone
Sevatec Web Content Manager – Secret clearance required – Quantico, Va. 

Sibley HospitalMarketing & Website Assistant

SmartBrief Digital Media New Products Manager (scroll down)

Society for Neuroscience
Stevenson UniversityWeb Content Manager – Baltimore, MD

Targeted Victory
Tax Executives Institute Website & Community Manager 

Town of Blacksburg, Va.Media Specialist/Videographer – $10-$13/hr – apply by Aug. 9

Trinity University Web Specialist

Under ArmourDigital Sport Intern – Baltimore, MD

Urban Land InstituteAssociate, Online Communications

USA for the UNCHR/UN Refugee AgencyManager, Online Fundraising

Vital Voices Global PartnershipOnline Communications Coordinator

Woodberry Forest SchoolSocial Media & Electronic Communications Coordinator – part-time – Woodberry Forest, Va. – apply by Aug. 16

Woodrow Wilson CenterCommunications/Web Intern – apply by Aug. 16

WRIC TVDigital Content Producer (scroll down) – Richmond, Va.

Young InvinciblesSocial Media Fellow

YWCAOnline Engagement Intern

Monday, July 29, 2013

Preview of Coming Attractions

Long-time DCPA+CJ enthusiasts may recall we switch to mostly just-the-jobs mode for August – and we're in j-t-j format today, as well.  We're planning a social media & digital/online communications focused-set tomorrow.  And, of course we'll still be bringing you previously-noted opportunities closing this week.

1) Specialists in management consulting services in international development Another Option seeks Senior Program Assistant and Social Media Specialist (scroll down) to support their growing communications operations; part-time posts to start; telecommuting possible.

2) The National Pavement Asphalt Association seeks Director of Communications with primary duty as as Editor for Asphalt Pavement magazine – experience managing a trade, association, or consumer publication, including writing and soliciting articles and developing editorial plans, is required.

3-5) United Nations Foundation – opportunities supporting the Family Planning 2020 initiative
6) Aerospace Industries AssociationResearch Assistant, Legislative Affairs

7) Altria GroupAssociate Communications Specialist – Richmond, Va.

8-9) Burson-Marsteller
10) CFA InstituteDirector, Capital Markets Policy – Charlottesville, Va., New York or Hong Kong

11-12) CQ/Roll Call
13) General MotorsSenior Analyst, Government Relations/Grassroots

14) Historical Society of Frederick, MDExecutive Director – $50k-$60k – apply by Aug. 31 –

15-16) Institute for International Education
17) Magellan Health ServicesPublic Relations & Community Outreach Manager – Glen Allen, Va.

18) Maryland Dept. of Transportation Minority Business Enterprise Public Relations Manager – $50k-$81k – Hanover, MD – apply by July 31

19) National Nurses UnitedLegislative & Political Assistant

20) Nationwide InsuranceFederal Government Relations Director – can also search here, via Washington, DC location

21) National School Boards AssociationAssociate Executive Director, Public Advocacy & Communications

22) NextEra Energy/Florida Power & LightGovernment Affairs/PAC Manager

23) SAICPublic Policy Intern

24-26) SEIU
27-28) ServiceSource
29) SNV USACommunications & Outreach Specialist – apply by Aug. 31

30) Southern Utah Wilderness AllianceLegislative Advocate – $34k – DC-based

31) Treasury Dept./Office of Financial StabilityPublic Affairs Specialist/Spokesperson – $62k-$97k – job ID: 13-DO-665DH – apply by Aug 2

32) and, finally – we noted another opportunity with the Aerospace Industries Association much further above, but we thought this Intern opportunity helping identify wannabe-Werner-von Brauns-of the Team America Rocketry Challenge merits special attention.

Sunday, July 28, 2013

Like Summer Itself, These Jobs Will Gone Before You Know It

Here's a heart-of-Summer set of previously noted opportunities closing next week:

Embassy of Canada – Program Assistant, Political post – $52k – Canadian citizenship required – July 29

Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use advanced search & job #)
BP – Communications Coordinator (search communications & external affairs category or req ID 46676BR) – Houston, TX – July 30

George Washington University – Marketing Specialist – $40k-$43k – July 30

George Mason University
Alexandria Convention & Visitors Association –Communications Assistant & Writer – $25k-$35k – described as entry level – July 31

Association of Research Libraries – Director of Public Policy Initiatives – July 31

British Embassy/UK Trade & Investment

Human Rights Watch – Director, Development Operations – New York  – July 31

International Baccalaureate – see also main career page
League of Conservation Voters  – Online Campaigner, Latino Outreach – strong Spanish language skills required – July 31

Martha’s Table – Development Coordinator – $30k-$35k – July 31

National Campaign to Prevent Teen & Unplanned Pregnancy   Director of Outreach (pdf)  – fluency in Spanish required July 31 

Satellite Industry Association – Communications Manager(pdf) – $65k-$75k – July 31

State Department – Public Affairs Specialist supporting the Bureau of Consular Affairs – $51k-$67k – job ID: CA-2013-0211 – July 31

Ducks Unlimited
Alice Ferguson Foundation – Naturalist – part-time – $12/hr – Aug. 1 

College of William & Mary – Assistant to the Director/Digital Media Editor – Williamsburg, Va.  Aug. 1

German Embassy  –  Public Diplomacy Officer & Website Writer (pdf) – high-level German language skills required – Aug. 1

Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership – Director of Development Aug. 1 

Engility Corp./International Resources Group – Legislative Affairs Program Assistant, Asia Bureau in support of USAID – DC-based – Aug. 2

Smithsonian Institution  – Online Operations Officer, Museum of Natural History (pdf) – $62k-$70k –  Aug. 2

Prince William County Dept. of Economic Development  – Marketing & Research Manager – $58k-$99k – Gainesville, Va. (per this link Aug. 3

Friday, July 26, 2013

We Have a Shady Proposition for You

It's a fine Friday morning in downtown DC; we hope one of these opportunities makes your day even better.

IMA World Health, a faith-based group providing medical supplies and healthcare services around the world, seeks Vice President for Fundraising, Communications & Advocacy – seeking candidates with experience in proposal development and resource mobilization in support of international relief or development with major donors & grant makers – apply by Aug. 31 – Business Development Officer and Senior Business Development Officer also sought to help generate funding; Aug. 15 deadlines noted.

We're long-time fans of the essential city-greening and shade-providing efforts of Casey Trees – get in at the root-level of this great organization though one of these newly available Intern opportunities for the leaves-are-falling Fall term – $12/hr – see also main career page
The American Academy of Actuaries seeks Paralegal/Legal Assistant with at least four years of work experience as a paralegal or in a related position; a paralegal certificate is preferred but not required.

Lansing, MI is your main workday home (although you'll also be bouncing around the Great Lakes State on a regular basis) as Digital/Video Producer for Gov. Rick Snyder – at least three years of experience as a video producer and editor required, as well as Expertise with AVID and Final Cut Pro Suite of applications or similar products.

Some knowledge of the TV broadcast environment and completion of Avid 101 class merit you consideration for a Junior Editor post with Discovery Communications.

American Society of Anesthesiologists – Director of Political & Congressional Affairs – 7-10 years of relevant experience in government and/or private sector advocacy with a health care-related organization; at least three years of senior managerial experience – your CV will be vetted by Vetted Solutions

Pew Charitable Trusts
Bureau of Ocean Energy ManagementChief, Office of Congressional Affairs – $123k-$155k – job ID: BOEM-KN-13-MM91555 – apply by Aug. 20

Mortgage Bankers Association – Communications Manager – minimum of 5-7 years experience required at public relations firm, trade association, corporate setting, or on Capitol Hill/campaigns.

Thomson Reuters notes immediate opening for a Manager, PR, Social Media & Thought Leadership, in its Philadelphia, PA office in the main text of this listing, but if you scroll down to the bottom there, you’ll see Alexandria, Va. designated as the primary location for the post.  We’ll leave it to you to determine/guess if the local option is truly operative for this opportunity.

Union Plus, an AFL-CIO affiliate providing discounted products & services to the labor community, seeks Communications Manager

Fresh opportunities with Fleishman Hillard’s Togo Run health communications affiliate
Select DC location or job # 1813033 to find a newly available Government Affairs & Policy Intern post with GE

The Screen Actors Guild/American Federation of Television and Radio Artists seeks Coordinator for DC/Mid-Atlantic region – strong writing/editing skills & facility with social media required.

American University Law School
Mystery employer seeks Vice President, PR & Public Affairs – minimum 10 years experience in PR, marketing, government relations, or related experience required – search managed by Artisan Talent

Recently added at the Aspen Institute:
Culture in Culpeper, Va. is your calling as Director of Development for the State Theatre – 5-10 years of business development experience in a service industry or with a non-profit required; emphasis on corporate sponsorships a plus.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

So, What Does a Provost Do?

What could be better than a title that sounds important, but is also somewhat mysterious?  Just-the-jobs style today.

1-2) 1105 Media
3) Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of HearingWebsite Specialist

4) American Israel Public Affairs CommitteeSpeakers Bureau Associate

5-7) American Public Transportation Association
8) American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical PathologyWeb/Content Administrator – part-time – Frederick, MD – telecommuting arrangements possible

9) Best Value Technology Inc.Technical Writer – Secret cleared/clearable

10) Booz Allen HamiltonStrategic Communications Consultant (search communications / mktg / acct mgmt category or job # 01136299) – defense industry focus

11-12) Brookings Institution
13-16) Center for Public Integrity (scroll to find)
17) Children’s National Medical CenterAssociate Director, Leadership Giving

18) EZGSAAdmin Guru/Office Manager

19-25) George Mason University
26-29) Georgetown University
30) International Campaign for TibetInternships – communications/advocacy & development

32-34) ISOM Global Strategies
35) Manatos & ManatosPublic Affairs/Government Relations Intern

36) Mystery healthcare-related organizationOffice Associate – temp-to-perm – $17/hr to $35k – recent college grad w/ solid academic record particularly sought

37) National Building Museum Foundation Relations Manager

38) National Trust for Historic PreservationAssociate Manager, Preservation Grants

39-40) Nature Conservancy (scroll for find or use advanced search & job #) – new since Tuesday’s Environmental Jobs behemoth:
41-42) New America Foundation
43) Satellite Industry AssociationCommunications Manager (pdf) – $65k-$75k – apply by July 31

44-48) Smithsonian Institution
49) Third WayPress Secretary/Communications Advisor

50) Zeno GroupAssistant Account Exec, Healthcare (scroll to find)
* So, the Wiki-answer is pretty simple: essentially, chief academic officer – but the Hoya-land Provost himself provides a little more poetry in his description of the job.  We like his blog, too.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

We're Playing Catch-up

Because we never can leave well enough alone, we're still adding to yesterday's green monster of an Environmental Jobs Special Edition – if you visited earlier in the day yesterday, you'll see that the main section continued to fill out w/ new opportunities, and, we're appending today's catch at the bottom of that post under the Billy Mays-like heading Wait, There's More!

Now on to today's new finds:

Sage Communications seeks highly ambitious PR Account Exec with 3-5 years of relevant agency, technology and/or government PR experience experience.

MSL Group seeks a Senior Account Exec to support their heathcare practice – 4+ years of experience in healthcare-related PR in an agency, corporate or nonprofit setting required, as well as a strong understanding of the relationship between traditional PR and online/digital technology and social media.

New at NAFSA/Association of International Educators:
U.S. technology trade association TechAmerica seeks Communications Intern for the Fall term – duties could include web content development, drafting press releases, research, media list management & pitching.  Sharp copy-editing skills a must.

Program Assistant, Malaria Vaccine Initiatives shows up under recently added jobs at PATH, an international nonprofit organization that transforms global health through innovation and high-impact + low-cost solutions.

American Cancer Society
American Geophysical UnionIntern, Public Affairs – paid postion

Capitol Hill
Get ahead of the game as far as Internships at the ONE Campaign are concerned: Spring 2014 (Jan. to May term) applications are due Oct. 18

Latest opportunities w/ the Clinton Foundation in New York:
Here’s a pair of super-fresh (circa 7/23) Senior Editor and Senior Admin Coordinator opportunities with the American Physical Therapy Association

We think this Account Exec/Senior Account Exec post supporting the healthcare practice at APCO Worldwide is new, as well.

Volunteer Fairfax
The National Governors Association seeks a Director for its Education and Workforce Committee – 5-7 years’ experience on the Hill or in advocacy position with an education or workforce organization desired.

Sallie MaeManager, Government Relations – PAC management & political compliance work appear to be major components of the position

National Foundation on the Arts & Humanities
Media Arts Specialist – $74k-$97k – job ID: NEA-KMc-13-928406 – apply by July 25

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Small government relations firm representing local governments & local government agencies seeks a Staff Assistant – $36k

GlobalSolutions.orgInternships available in a variety of disciplines

University of MarylandDirector of Communications for the School of Public Policy – apply by Aug. 8

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Environmental & Conservation Jobs XI

It's been way too long since we've focused in jobs & internships in the environmental & conservation space.  UPDATE: More to come, even through Wednesday – scroll to bottom for latest added material. Note: many of these organizations show additional outside-of-DC-area opportunities besides the ones we've referenced here.

African Wildlife Foundation – assorted Africa-based posts currently available

Alaska Wildlife LeagueInternships

Association for Community TreesIntern info (scroll down)

Amazon WatchInternships – apply by Aug. 1

Anacostia Watershed Society
Appalachian Voices
Audubon Society
Bat Conservation InternationalDirector of Philanthropy (pdf) – Austin, TX

Beyond Pesticides
Center for Biological DiversityPopulation & Sustainability Director and Organizer – Tucson, AZ

Center for Clean Air Policy
Center for Health, Environment & JusticeInternships

Center for International Environmental Law
Clean Water ActionNorthern Virginia Campaign Organizer

Climate InstituteInternships (see left hand navigation for additional details) – apply by Aug. 10 

Conservancy of Southwest FloridaPresident & CEO – Naples, FL – search managed by Kittleman & Associates 

Conservation International
Council on Environmental QualityInternships, Spring 2014 – apply by Nov. 1

Defenders of Wildlife
Distributed SunMarketing & Graphic Design Fellow (pdf) and Admin Intern (pdf)

Ducks Unlimited
Earth Justice
Environment America
Environmental & Energy Study InstituteInternships – apply by Aug. 23

Environmental Defense Fund
Environmental Law Institute
Environmental Working Group
Friends of the Earth
Global Green USA
Island PressIntern info – coming in August 

League of Conservation Voters
Marine Conservation InstituteInternship info

National Association of Conservation DistrictsInternships

National Environmental Education FoundationIntern supporting Earth Gauge

National Geographic Society (scroll to find or use advanced search & job #)
National Park Service Program Manager/Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist – $105k-$155k – serves as Chief of Public Affairs and Chief Spokesperson for agency – job ID: WO-DCTG-13-922521-DE – apply by Aug. 9

National Wildlife Federation
National Wild Turkey Federation
Natural Resources Defense Manager
Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use advanced search & job #)
Ocean Conservancy
Pew Charitable Trusts/Environment Group
Public Employees for Environmental ResponsibilityLegal Internships

Rainforest Alliance
Rare ConservationCommunications Design Fellow, Latin America (scroll to find) – DC-based – fluency in Spanish required

Resources for the Future
Sierra Club:
Southern Environmental Law Center
Student Conservation Association
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation PartnershipDirector of Development – apply by Aug. 1 

Trust for Public Land
Union of Concerned Scientists
U.S. Green Building Council
Wilderness Society
Wildlife AllianceDevelopment Intern (scroll down) – New York

Wildlife Conservation Society
Wildlife SocietyInternships

World Resources Institute
World Wildlife Fund
Worldwatch InstituteClimate & Energy/Media & Communications Internship


We're getting fresh tips and posting new enviro-related finds here on Wednesday, July 24; and yes, more to come.

Alice Ferguson FoundationNaturalist – part-time – $12/hr – apply by Aug. 1 

Amazon Conservation AssociationCommunications & Social Media Intern and Program Support Intern – apply by Aug. 15

Amazon Conservation Team
American Action ForumEnergy & Environmental Policy Intern 

American Farmland Trust
American Forest Foundation
American Rivers
Chesapeake Climate Action Network
Climate Reality Project Climate Corps Leadership Program Manager – apply by Aug. 16

Coalition for Smarter GrowthInterns

Conservation Law Foundation – Boston, MA
Delaware Nature SocietyMultimedia Designer – Hockessin, DE

Earth Day Network
Eastern Research Group Environmental Communications Specialist

Environmental Council of the StatesInternships

Food & Water Watch
Green America
Institute for Sustainable Cities – Montpelier, VT
International Council on Clean TransportationGrants Administrator

National Association of State ForestersForest Policy Director – apply by Aug. 15

National Conference on Science & the EnvironmentConference Intern – Aug. 2013 to Feb. 2014 term

National Fish & Wildlife Federation
National Parks Conservation Association
National Parks FoundationInterns (pdf)

National Sustainable Agricultural Coalition

NatureServe Communications Specialist 

Potomac Conservancy
Sustainable Furnishings Council Development Officer – DC or New York – apply by Aug. 31

Trout Unlimited
Voluntary Carbon Standard AssociationInternships

Water Environment FederationMarketing Manager (scroll down)