Wednesday, June 25, 2014

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Democrats for Education ReformDirector of Federal Government Affairs – experience as a Hill staffer and/or as a lobbyist on education issues and familiarity with federal education policies including the No Child Left Behind Act, federal waivers, Race to the Top, and the charter school program desired.

Financial services giant AIG seeks New York-based Senior International Regulatory & Government Affairs Associate (note: link corrected) to support relationships with a variety of public policy and business organizations in NY & DC – 5 years of regulatory and government affairs experience in insurance-related enterprises, foundations, nonprofits or program areas preferred; international experience & foreign language skills a plus. 

Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-OK2) is Interns of the unpaid variety for the Fall semester; Oklahoma ties a plus – apply by July 7

Very fresh opportunities with the Alliance to Save Energy:
We have it on good authority that the Environmental Working Group is still actively seeking candidates for their Press Secretary opportunity; knowledge of environmental and public health impacts of both conventional and organic agriculture, as well as the current debate over genetically engineered food labeling helps your cause.

This is a bit outside our usual focus, but the sharp folks at the English Hub seek a part time ESL Teacher/Content Writer for part-time work for a Tenleytown-based client – $16-$18/hr – TOEFL or CELTA certificate among requirements

Public Health InstituteSenior Communications Advisor – two year fellowship supported by USAID – seeking candidates with at least 10 years experience developing and implementing strategic communications programs, including 3 or more years experience in an international or resource challenged setting – apply by July 14.

APCO Worldwide seeks Assistant Account Exec/New Business Specialist focusing on the healthcare/health policy sector – 1-3 years of experience in the client service industry desired; health communications or consulting experience a plus

Montgomery County (go to search jobs tab, then use keyword legislative)
Surface Transportation BoardPublic Affairs Specialist – $106k-$138k – job ID: STB.OPAGAC-2014-0002 – apply by July 3

National AIDS Housing CoalitionExecutive Director – five or more years senior management experience & knowledge of fundraising strategies and donor relations practices among requirements – apply by July 25

Info industry mainstay Reed Elsevier is hitting the ctrl-f key to identify a Legislative Analyst to join their ranks – Hill or state legislative experience preferred, as is previous use of the State Net tracking system or similar legislative tracking database

The Army & Navy Club in downtown DC seeks Special Projects Coordinator for a variety of admin and event management duties - $37k-$40k

American Society of Health System PharmacistsSocial Media Strategist – your 3-5 years’ experience in advertising, communications, marketing, or PR should include demonstrated expertise with and a passion for the social media – can also search here.

League of Conservation VotersSpecial Assistant to the President & Board Liaison – 3 + years of related experience in high level administration support role required; non-profit experience preferred – apply by July 3

Food & Drug AdministrationPublic Affairs Specialist – $75k-$116k – job ID: FDA-CTP-14-DE-1140952SL – apply by July 7

Alliance Management Group describes this Legislative Representative post as perfect for a recent graduate or someone looking to transition to the private sector – BA in government affairs or international policy & Intern experience on Capitol Hill or in relevant agencies would be helpful to your cause.

HumanaPolicy Research Analyst – ability to synthesize and summarize key take-aways of public policy research, and proposed legislative and regulatory matters particularly sought, along with knowledge of healthcare & insurance issues.

University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.

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Gordon said...

Brown Memorial Park Avenue Presbyterian Church - Communications Manager - part-time - Baltimore, MD

Thriving, progressive Baltimore church is hiring a part-time Communications Manager to update and lead the church’s communications and marketing efforts.

Position Responsibilities:

Brown Memorial Park Avenue Presbyterian Church is a vibrant, progressive and inclusive church in Baltimore’s historic Bolton Hill community. The church provides a rich spiritual home for a diverse congregation and maintains a deep commitment to social justice and community engagement in Baltimore City and in locations across the country and in other nations.

The church is seeking to update and improve its communications activities by hiring its first communications manager. This part-time position will be for roughly 20 hours a week and offers a flexible schedule. The communications manager will report to the senior pastor.

The church is seeking a creative, energetic and experienced communications professional to work closely with the church staff and members of the congregation. Key responsibilities will include:

• Overseeing church communications, such as e-mails and printed mailings; this can include writing or soliciting content, editing material, and overseeing the design of materials.

• Leading the overhaul of the church’s website – creating an RFP for a website design firm and working with others to develop new content.

• Regularly updating church website.

• Leading the church’s effort to select and install a new database system to keep track of church members and other key information.

• Leading the church’s social media efforts.

• Developing and implementing a marketing/advertising plan to promote the church with the broader community and fulfill stated congregational goals.

• Work with staff to develop and use a year-long communications calendar.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree preferred.

• At least three years of experience in communications.

• Strong writing and editing skills.

• Ability to work with a team and effectively manage multiple tasks.

• Ability to work with volunteers on communications projects.

• Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite Google Documents and Google file-sharing, and social media tools, including Facebook and Twitter.

• Background in graphic design is a plus.

• Ability to work with a consultant and lead a website overhaul.


Salary will be based on the candidate’s qualifications. This position is not eligible for benefits.

Application information

To apply, interested candidates should email resume and cover letter describing your interest in doing communications work in a church setting; applications due by July 25, 2014. Send materials via email only to: