Monday, June 23, 2014


Hello Monday.  Don't forget to check out yesterday's run of previously noted opportunities closing this week, or Friday's late-to-the-game set featuring several fine direct-to-us submissions.

In Friday's bustle, we failed to note that this modest enterprise had reached 1,500 posts on that lovely-yet-busy day, so we'll just take a deep breath and acknowledge today's 1,502nd DCPA+CJ post.  Cool.

Adventist HealthCareDevelopment Manager, Special Events (scroll to find or use advanced search & job #) – at least two to three years of related fundraising experience required; Not-for-profit organization, corporate or healthcare background deemed desirable, as is professional fundraising certification

The International Sleep Products Association (think mattresses, not pajamas, soothing sounds generators, or pills) seeks Communications Coordinator with at least 3 years work experience in PR, communications, & marketing

The Private Equity Growth Council seeks Director of Communications for broad range of messaging & media relations duties on behalf of their well-heeled membership – apply by Jun 27

NAFSA: Association of International EducatorsCopywriter – $48k-$54k – seeking candidates with 3+ years of experience in advertising, marketing, journalism or brand content creation, preferably in an agency or an in-house marketing team.

New since our recent check-in w/ Edelman PR:
Rural Community Assistance PartnershipCommunications Director – $55k-$70k – excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as desktop publishing, web management (Drupal system), and organizational and graphic art/design/layout capabilities particularly sought.

George Mason UniversityPublic Information Manager – $40k-$45k – experience in a call center environment helpful – apply by July 7

That was close!  We just stumbled on this closing today, June 23 Senior Director, Policy & Advocacy (pdf) opportunity with the Cancer Support Community – 5-8 years of experience in public policy, public interest law or related field sought.

American Antitrust InstitutePresident & CEO (pdf) – search managed by Transition Guides/Raffa – apply by June 30

Fresh opportunities with Good360, a group that links non-profits w/ corporate product donations (scroll to find)
ComcastDirector of Government Affairs – San Francisco, CA

The American Hotel and Lodging Association seeks Director of Communications with top-notch writing skills, solid press contacts, and the ability to pitch media and garner coverage.

Credit Union National Association seeks Editor in Chief to helm Credit Union Magazine and other CUNA publications & products – Madison, WI

Staying the credit union beat (and considerably closer to home) we see that the National Association of Federal Credit Unions has Marketing Manager and Email Marketing Specialist (scroll down) in their Clarendon Metro-proximate offices; work hard/play hard types encouraged.

Groundswell promotes a more just and clean economy by helping communities to leverage shared purchasing power to transform markets; you can join this enterprise as Director of Development should your significant experience in creative grant-making and driving development strategy pass muster – search managed by ReWork – apply by July 14

Fundraising opportunities available w/ Special Olympics – see also main career page here
FairVote, a non-partisan group that deems itself one of the nation’s most effective advocates for election and voting rights reform, seeks an experienced Program Pirector to supervise their communication, advocacy, research, and legal teams – Takoma Park location – Internships also available year-round.

Animal Welfare League of AlexandriaDevelopment Assistant – part-time – strong/accurate data entry skills needed

Your got plenty of time to get ready for October’s Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 Powered by Kroger if you get the checked flag as Manager of Media Relations for the venerable Martinsville Speedway in Ridgeway, Va.

The New Israel Fund supports organizations that defend civil and human rights, promote Jewish–Arab equality and shared society, advance the status of women, foster tolerance & pluralism, and bridge social and economic gaps in Israel – Deputy Vice President, Development Operations – New York or San Francisco

Business-Industry Political Action CommitteeAssistant, Grassroots Services – applicants with professional or academic experience in business administration, communication, international studies, and/or political science are preferred.

University of Maryland
Technology solutions provider Force 3 seeks Communications Coordinator to join the team in Crofton, MD 

American Foreign Policy CouncilInternships – Russian, Mandarin, Arabic or Farsi helpful – apply by July 1 for Fall 2014

Results for DevelopmentInternships – dates/terms unspecified

... and, finally: could we possibly bring up a PR/Marketing Coordinator opportunity with the American Boat and Yachting Council without referencing minor late 70’s new wave group the Yachts?  Well, apparently not.  Annapolis, MD

1 comment:

Gordon said...

American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity - Director of Digital Communications

The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE) is seeking a Director of Digital Communications. The ideal candidate will be responsible for developing and implementing proactive & reactive digital media and traditional media placement as a component of an integrated communication program designed to promote and defend coal-based electricity.

Key elements of the job include 1) creating digital content to promote and defend coal-based electricity, 2) developing and implanting strategic annual plans to ensure that digital media efforts support overall program goals, 2) developing and tracking annual digital budget, 4) providing guidance to internal staff and oversight to consultants to implement digital strategies and 4) measuring and reporting results.

Candidates wishing to apply should be mid-to-senior level public affairs professionals with 6 to 10 years of experience in the on-line/digital realm and have demonstrated success in designing and implementing successful digital campaigns. Experience in managing projects and oversight of consultants is a must. Issue advocacy experience is desirable. Salary is commensurate with experience. Candidates should send cover letter and résumé to