Friday, October 18, 2013

Jarbosville, Herndon, and All Things Spider

Progressive political consulting firm Mandate Media seeks Campaigns+Advocacy Strategist with political savvy, strong writing & data management skills, and analytical capability; web/tech skill set a plus – apply by Nov. 3

Quality Information Partners, Inc. is seeking a fast-learning Writer / Editor/ Print Designer with the ability to understand complicated subject matter, often technical in nature, and communicate it in writing that is engaging, concise, and easily understandable to a broader audiences – home office/tele-work oriented position.

Public integrity?  You’re in favor of that, right?  Center for Public Integrity (scroll to find):
DC Dept. of Human ServicePublic Information Officer – $91k-$127k – apply by Oct. 30

Mystery residential real estate firm seeks Marketing Manager – $45k-$55k  – 1-3 years of marketing experience required, real estate background preferred – search managed by TRAK Services

Here is a very fresh Director, Public Relations opportunity w/ the Children’s National Medical Center –  10+ years of experience in marketing, public relations, media relations or communications required; health care experience preferred., a national social justice advocacy organization, is seeking a Marketing and Public Relations Manager – search assisted by Hope Road Consulting – apply by Oct. 25

Pew Charitable Trusts
Avian seeks Mass Communications Specialist to support Navy/Marine communications activities in Lexington Park, MD (formerly the much less elegantly named Jarbosville, FWIW), probably on the grounds of the Patuxent River Naval Air Station there.

Washington Suburban Sanitation CommissionDirector of Intergovernmental Affairs – $85k-$141k – 10+ years experience in legislative liaison work sought

American University
Concepts, Inc., a woman-owned communications firm in Bethesda, Md., is seeking a highly motivated Communications Coordinator to support its federal government clientele – ideal candidate will have a passion for social cause-related work – apply by Nov. 15 – Intern opportunities also noted

You’re the guy or gal for all things Spider as the next Assistant Athletic Director of Public Relations at the University of Richmond.

DC Councilmember David Gross is seeking a Legislative Assistant to handle a portfolio including business regulation and development, regulatory agencies, and workforce development – $50k-$60k – apply by Oct. 28

Passionate about social media?  Strategic mindset?  Ready, willing & able to head off to Herndon on weekday mornings?  Betrandt seeks Social Media Manager to support their auto industry mainstay client.

University of VirginiaAssociate Vice President of Development – $180k-$235k – Charlottesville, Va. – apply by Nov. 15

And, speaking of senior management posts in Charlottesville, there’s also Chief Operating Officer for the National Association of College Auxiliary Services – search managed by the Spelman & Johnson Group – apply by Nov. 1

We start your Oktoberfest run-down by congratulating our friends at Port City Brewing for their gold (Optimal Wit), silver (Oktoberfest) and pair of bronze (Colossal 1 & 2) medals won at the Great American Beer Festival in Denver last week; see a nice write-up here. Celebrate tonight (Friday, Oct. 18) at their Oyster Stout/War Shore Oyster event in their Alexandria location.

Of course, the main attraction this weekend is Saturday’s Snallygaster at Union Market in Northeast DC. Get there early, be safe, and have fun.  Here some more Okto-opportunities for DC-averse amongst you:

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Gordon said...

Elanco - Intern, Global Market Access/Government Affairs

Washington, DC

Elanco is a global research-based company that develops and delivers product and services to enhance animal health and production. Improving the health and performance of animals helps to ensure a growing supply of safe, affordable, sufficient food for today and in the future. It also contributes to Elanco’s commitment to fight hunger worldwide. Elanco pledges to develop and deliver products safe for consumers, animals and the environment. Elanco strives to cultivate a collaborative work environment for more than 1,000 employees worldwide. Founded in 1954, Elanco is a division of Eli Lilly and Company. Our worldwide headquarters and research facilities are in Greenfield, IN.

Join our team – make a difference to enhance animal health and enrich the lives of people worldwide through innovative products, quality systems and a shared vision.


The internship will be located in Washington, DC and will be a 12 week duration. Interns will be responsible for a specific project to be completed within the 12 week timeframe and will be required to present their projects at the end of the 12 week period to an audience (in person or via webinar). The project will aid in developing the intern’s interest and competence in international affairs and trade. The project will focus on global food trade and safety laws.

• Expected to network within the organization

• Manage your time effectively

• Demonstrate leadership capabilities

• Required to present their projects at the end of the 12 week period

• Currently enrolled in Bachelor's studies in International/Foreign Affairs, Political Science, Agribusiness, Veterinary Science or Agriculture related field with anticipated graduation date between June 2014 and June 2015.

• 3.0+ GPA Qualified candidates

• Must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Eli Lilly and Company does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H 1B status) for this employment position.

• Strong interest in international affairs, public policy, government or political affairs.

• Must be a Junior or Senior by credits.

• Strong inter-personal skills and ability to work in cross-
functional teams. Strong analytical skills.

• Strong written and verbal communication skills.

• Proficient in Microsoft Word, Power Point, and Excel

• Some experience with food animals / companion animals.

• Part-time or full-time internship available

Interested applicants can apply to with a cover letter and resume.

Elanco Animal Health Is An Equal Opportunity Employer.