Friday, June 27, 2014


Friday looks pleasant, and the weekend is forecast as consistently warm but not crushingly humid.  And here are your jobs.

We'll start your Friday with a very fresh Senior Manager, Communications & Consumer Education opportunity with the American Institute of CPAs – ten years’ experience in communications/public relations in a corporate or agency environment desired

The big brains at the National Academies (umbrella group for the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council) seek Development Assistant for variety of admin, research & support duties.

The Embassy of the Republic of Haiti is actively seeking two Communications & Marketing Interns for a July-September engagement – strong communications skill set, social media experience and a solid understanding of building partnerships for non-traditional marketing and promotion will merit you consideration.

A lot of new opportunities available w/ the hey, their-web-redesign-looks-sweet Pew Charitable Trusts:
Arlington’s Virginia Hospital Center seeks Development Officer, Major Giving/Planned Giving with at least years experience in fundraising with focus on major, high level annual or planned giving

The Literacy Council of Montgomery County seeks Executive Director (pdf) to helm the 51 years young organization bent on improving the reading and language skills of both native & immigrant populations – Rockville Metro/MARC nearby – apply by July 13

Strategic Media Services seeks a recent college grad for entry-level Media Coordinator position through the Nov. 2014 elections – winning hire will demonstrate interest in learning all aspects of the television, radio, print and digital media buying process, with the ability to work under tight deadlines. 

, the self-assessed global market leader in air-conditioning, heating, refrigeration, water and motion systems has a spot on the shelf for a Director of Public Affairs w/ lobbying experience and background/knowledge of electrical/mechanical engineering and utility/energy efficiency issues – Baltimore-area location w/ regular DC-travel – see also main career page here

McGuireWoods Admin Assistant – 2+ years of experience at an association, legal/public affairs firm or Capitol Hill office preferred

The Wilson Center seeks Program Associate (pdf) to support their Kennan Institute in developing events and publications relevant to policy challenges for Russia, Ukraine & the U.S. – $63k-$75k – relevant language skills required – apply by July 8

Equifax seeks presumably credit-worthy Director, Government Relations for broad range of legislative, regulatory & PAC-related taskings.

The Pan American Health Organization seeks highly-experienced Director, External Relations/Partnerships & Resource Mobilization to mobilize political will and resources, and build strategic alliances to support achievement of hemispheric health goals – Spanish language skills required; French/Portuguese an asset – annual compensation ranges from $95k-$103k net of tax, and subject to a super-large local posting adjustment – apply by July 10

Golin HarrisJunior Account Coordinator, Social Media

Senior Account Exec – media relations/pitching experience sought, as well as understanding of digital and social media platforms and community management

American University
Career Programs Coordinator – $21-$24/hr

We’re not fooling around: you absolutely have to comp us for a round if you make the cut as Membership/Communications Director for the luxe River Bend Country Club in Great Falls – lovely course, superb practice facility there, as we cheerfully recall.

We're also not fooling around in sending best wishes for a super-great weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.

1 comment:

Gordon said...

Story Partners - Executive Assistant

Story Partners, a DC-based public affairs agency, is seeking an Executive Assistant to provide front-desk and general office assistance. The successful candidate must be a dependable, responsible, organized, self-starter with strong interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to multitask, prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities include:

--Serve as the primary staff for front desk telephone and reception coverage
--Schedule travel, meetings and catering for senior executives
--Maintain office supplies and budgets
--Organize in-office meetings and interviews
--Maintain and update databases and distribution lists
--Assist accounting department with monthly client billings
--Onboard new employees
--Maintain vacation schedules and track paid-time-off (PTO)
--Prepare and submit expense reports for senior executives
--Serve as the point of contact for IT and other vendors
--Update, maintain, and distribute internal directories, calendars, and lists
--Conducts personal tasks for the Chairman
--Coordinates and organizes out of office marketing events and receptions
--Ensures operation of equipment; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories
--Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed


A Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of three years’ experience in an Executive Assistant role is required.

Excellent salary and benefits package for a professional, conscientious team players.

Please send your resume and cover letter to with a subject line of “EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT.”