Monday, November 11, 2013

Eleven Eleven

Tuesday update: no new post today – see you Wednesday (we hope).

Yes, we're here on Veteran's Day with new listings right after previously noted opportunities closing this week.

Council of Chief State School OfficersCommunications Associate – 2 to 5 years of experience in communications required; ideally in a communications firm, membership association, non-profit, or on Capitol Hill; knowledge of MLA writing style also sought.

 Do you want to be the guy or gal in front of the cameras when the third-wealthiest (median-income-wise) county in the nation needs to be heard? Fairfax CountyDirector, Office of Public Affairs – $93k-$156k – apply by Dec. 14

The World Resources Institute’s Water Initiative seeks a part-time Communications & Research Intern to join the Aqueduct Water Risk Atlas team – $12/hr – demonstrated understanding of/interest in water issues & policy particularly sought.

Lockheed Martin (search public relations category or req id #) – most of these are in support of LM’s Information Systems & Global Solutions division:
American Society for Investigative PathologyEditorial Assistant – 2 years publishing-related experience required, peer review background ideal.

State Farm InsurancePublic Policy Analyst – broad range of public policy/legislative advocacy-related responsibilities noted

New with the United Food & Commercial Workers International Union:
Government services specialist Z, Inc. seeks Congressional & External Relations Specialist to support their U.S. Energy Information Administration client.

Habitat for HumanityAssociate Director, State & Local Relations – 3-5 years of related experience working with government grant processes and requirements sought, including work in the experience in governmental relations arena.

Latest with Americans for the Arts:
Advocate for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning refrigeration industry as Manager of Grassroots Government Affairs for ASHRAE – 5-10 years experience in state/ local and international grassroots advocacy mobilizing individual members within a technical organization particularly sought.

A self-assessed small but growing company seeks paid Interns to work on a 3-month project related to international education and soft diplomacy project in the Middle East and Africa (local, no travel required).

This Correspondent Washington Online News opportunity with the American Academy of Family Physicians is fresh since Nov. 6 according their main jobs page (that’s what it shows as of today)

Apply today, Nov. 11 for Development Coordinator, Business School and Executive Assistant, Engineering School Development at George Washington Unviersity

American Constitution SocietyLaw Clerk, Summer 2014 – $3,500 stipend – apply by Dec. 15

Some Internship info from the Children’s Inn at the National Institutes of Health

New since our month-ago check-in at Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD, except as noted:
American Farm Bureau FederationExternal Relations Director – build alliances & coalitions with key industry partners to increase engagement with AFBF and expand Farm Bureau influence.

World BankOnline Communications Officer – a minimum of five years’ experience in writing and/or editing for the web required – apply by Nov. 23

Far-flung opportunities for free-market/individual liberty enthusiasts via Talent Market:
Freelance College Football Writer needed to write short summaries & articles for nationally-published magazine.

... and, finally: check out potential employers nationwide who offer enviable work-life balance, access to action & adventure and a get-outdoors bent per the folks at Outside magazine.

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