Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Academy, Assembly, Institution & Group

The American Academy of Physician Assistants is seeking a Director, Congressional & Political Advocacy – 5-7 years experience working on federal legislative issues related to healthcare required, as well as knowledge of PAC/FEC practices & regulations.

The Armenian Assembly of America seeks Interns (scroll up) in government affairs, communications & research disciplines – Fall term, start-dates flexible

Boutique communications and public affairs firm Blakey & Agnew seeks Communications/PR Intern (scroll down) for various client-related & admin duties.  Firm specializes in translating technical, complex information for broader audiences, related to the fields of transportation and sustainability.

Cadmus (scroll to find)
This is new, or we somehow missed it in other recent mentions of opportunities at the National Restaurant AssociationDonor Relations & Communications Project Coordinator – 1 to 3 years of experience preferred,  highly motivated, hard-working recent college grads will also merit consideration.

Smithsonian InstitutionProgram Coordinator in the Office of Community & Constituent Services within the National Museum of African American History and Culture – $51k-$67k – job ID: 13R-MR-298942-DEU-NMAAHC – apply by Oct. 3

Communities in Schools
DHS/ National Protection & Programs DirectorateCommunications Specialist – $74k-$115k – job ID: FS-956481-BH-13 – apply by Sept. 27

Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning CommissionPublic Affairs Specialist supporting the Prince George's County Planning Department and County Planning Board – $53k-$92k – Upper Marlboro, MD – apply by Oct. 11

Capitol Hill
Energetic-sounding Octane Public Relations & Advertising seeks Account Supervisor – local DC media contacts a plus

New Profit Inc., self-described as a nonprofit social innovation organization working to increase social mobility by accelerating the best ideas across the nation, seeks a Communications Director (pdf) to join them in Boston, MA

Charles Koch Institute (scroll to find)
Fintrac, an international consulting firm implementing agricultural projects in Africa, Asia and Latin America for USAID and other donors currently shows multiple project/program management & research opportunities available in DC and the Virgin Islands – French, Spanish & Portuguese language skills would seem to help your cause in most cases.

New since our July environmental jobs special with the National Parks Conservation Association:
For folks interested in the advertising/marketing/branding segment – we see copywriting, creative, digital and project management/business development posts (scroll all the way down) available with the Pappas Group.

New at C-SPAN since our August check-in:
Brian CommunicationsAssociate Vice President – Conshohocken, PA

University of VirginiaAssistant Director of Reunion Giving – $40k-$46k – Charlottesville, Va.

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Gordon said...

Get Covered America – Communications Fellow

Location: Washington, DC

Start date: Immediately

Get Covered America is seeking Fall Fellows to assist the Communications department with day-to-day operations starting immediately. This is a great opportunity for students or recent graduates looking to gain valuable experience in a fast-paced communications headquarters, working alongside high-level staff to craft and amplify our organization’s core message through earned media during this historic time for health care reform.

The ideal candidate will be eager to learn, self-motivated, flexible, have an interest in the communications field, nonprofit work and/or health policy and is dedicated to the mission of the organization.

Communications Fellow responsibilities will include:
--Compiling daily clips reports and monitoring news coverage
--Building and maintaining press lists and other administrative duties
--Pitching reporters and helping to line up background information for reporters
--Identifying and writing out individual consumer stories
--Drafting and editing press releases, advisories, talking points and statements

This is an unpaid position.

Required hours: 10-40 hours per week


About the Get Covered America Fellows Program

Get Covered America is a project of Enroll America, a non-profit, non-partisan, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to maximizing the number of uninsured Americans who enroll in health coverage made available by the Affordable Care Act. Get Covered America will work at the national, state, and local levels to make this happen.

Fall Fellows for Get Covered America in Washington, DC will work closely with staff and will be an integral part of our success as an organization. The core of our work will take place in several target states, organizing communities and going door to door to get uninsured Americans up to speed on the opportunities made possible by the Affordable Care Act. At our DC Headquarters, various departments focus on facilitating and serving on-the-ground work in the states.