Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Social, Secular, Conservative & Fair

American Forests seeks one or two Communications & Marketing Interns for a variety of writing, social media and research taskings – strong grammar & editing skills a must; HTML/design skills helpful.

Despite the mid-Feb. vintage noted on this Research & Editorial Assistant (note: link now fixed) post supporting George Washington University’s Institute for Communitarian Policy Studies, be assured they are still actively seeking candidates with top notch writing & editing skills – apply by Mar. 14

This just in: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS)Public Affairs Specialist – $75k-$116k – NW41035-13- 1069481PR781553 – open to all candidates, but current Federal employees and applicants with Veteran’s Preference receive selection priority – Stafford, Va. – apply by Mar. 14

Opportunities w/ the Herald Group, a Verizon Center-proximate public affairs firm:
Noted transit disruptor (we mean that in a nice way) Uber is growing their team & presence in DC and their Community Operations Manager post would seem a good fit for aspirants w/ a strong customer service orientation, problem-solving ability and excellent writing chops.

We usually save new opportunities at the Brookings Institution for Thursdays, but today we’ll reference this Summer 2014 Communications Internship (apply by Apr. 30) supporting their Metropolitan Policy Program as an example of the many Summer Intern (go to internships tab) opportunities recently added there.

Consulting firm Odell, Simms & Lynch seeks international account/market research staffer  w/ the skills needed to interview executive decision-makers, such as CEOs and CFOs of major U.S. corporations – LinkedIn version here. 

JP Morgan Chase (search DC location or use job #) – opportunities supporting government relations team
Center for the Study of Social PolicyCommunications Associate (pdf) – seeking candidates with a commitment to equity and a strong interest in social policy, particularly in creating pathways out of poverty, reforming child welfare systems, and revitalizing neighborhoods

Secular Coalition of AmericaInternships (scroll down) – apply by Apr. 30 for Summer post; July 31 for Fall

The National Council on Aging seeks Public Affairs Manager with at least five years of experience in PR, media relations, communications, and/or journalism, with impeccable writing and reporting skills

Several new opportunities at Hill+Knowlton since our early-February check-in:
Low Income Investment FundPolicy Officer (pdf) – ideal candidate will possess government affairs experience and familiarity with federal, state & local government funding sources for charter schools, multi-family housing, special needs housing & community facilities

Here’s a low-profile and surely easy-to-handle Head of Communications, Americas with a little company called Lockheed Martin

Sabre Systems seeks suitable strategic-thinking Public Affairs Specialist to support the Census Bureau in Suitland, MD

Council on Competitiveness External Affairs/Strategic Development Professional – broad range of strategic business development, outreach, and revenue generation responsibilities envisioned for you

Capitol Hill
  • Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) – Press Secretary
  • Office of the House Clerk Archival Specialist – to $62k – Masters in Library Science or Library & Information Science desired – apply by Apr. 1
  • Senior Progressive DemocratLegislative Fellow – education, tax, immigration, women’s and veterans’ issues
  • Western DemocratIntern
  • Rep. Raul Labrador (R-ID) – Intern
  • Progressive Maryland DemocratLegislative Intern – apply by Mar. 24
  • Committee on Education and the Workforce, Democratic Staff – Labor Policy Intern – starting in April/May, running through July
  • Rep. Susan Davis (D-CA) – Intern
  • Rep.  Suzan DelBene (D-WA) – Intern
Conservative business association seeks corporate relations/fundraising staffer – temporary to start; up to $55k possible if transition to permanent role – search managed by Beacon Hill Staffing

National Fair Housing AllianceCommunications Associate (pdf) – proficiency w/ website maintenance and experience w/ communications required; graphic design skills preferred, as well as work w/ Drupal & Salsa

Here’s a very fresh DC-based Information Officer opportunity with the United Nations Environment Programme – far-off May 10 application deadline noted

Perhaps this is a little outside our usual areas of focus, but surely a few of you will find some interest in this Director of External Relations post supporting the University of Virginia’s undergraduate admissions process – $65k-$70k – Charlottesville, Va.

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