Wednesday, August 27, 2014

It's a proven fact: there is no party like a Dept. of Public Works party

888) Homestretch, an organization serving & supporting the homeless community in Falls Church & nearby areas, seeks Development Director with at least 8 years of fundraising and development experience

889) Public affairs & strategic communications firm is kglobal is looking for Internship applications for the Fall class. The Research Associates program is designed to expose individuals to a wide variety of practice areas and industry skills in public affairs, grassroots, digital media, and public relations. Applicants must be able to receive school credit if selected.

890) Multiple opportunities noted with Rescue Social Change Group, a self-described for-profit behavior change marketing agency focusing on issues such as tobacco use, violence, binge drinking, and obesity prevention – positions available in DC; Atlanta, GA & San Diego, CA

891) NGP VAN, technology provider to Democratic & progressive campaigns/organizations, seeks Marketing Associate with 1-3 years experience or more working in a marketing or communications role; experience among their clientele a plus.

892) We have it on good authority that Citizens for Global Solutions is also still looking to fill out their Intern ranks this Fall for what are promised to be substantive engagements in several disciplines

893) Advisory Board CompanyCampaign Specialist, Marketing Solutions

894-895) American Geophysical Union
896) Anacostia Watershed SocietyStewardship Interns – apply by Sept. 5

897-903) Aspen Institute
904-913) Capitol Hill
914-916) – DC, New York or San Francisco, CA
917-920) Charles Koch Institute
921) The Fund for American Studies Coordinator, Individual Giving

922) Juvenile Diabetes Research FoundationDevelopment Coordinator with the Greater Chesapeake & Potomac Chapter (search DC location)

923-924) National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
925-927) Newspaper Association of America
928) Notre Dame of Maryland UniversityAlumnae and Alumni Relations Associate – Baltimore, MD

929-931) Open Society Foundations
932) Phillips Collection Major Gifts Officer

933) Russ Reid Account Coordinator

934) Salvation ArmyWeb Communications Coordinator (scroll down) – $58k-$65k

935) St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Specialist, Regional Events

936) University of VirginiaAssociate Director of Development – $65k-$73k

937-938) World Wildlife Fund
939-940) World Resources Institute
941) … and, finally: because nothing says party like a DC Department of Public Works party, we know you’ll want to throw your CV in the ring for this Special Events Coordinator post w/ DCDPW – $87k-$112k – apply by Aug. 28 and get the par-tay started!

942) … and, finally, part 2: lobby for the makers of rocket-related products like the propulsion system for the probably-very-accurately-named Hellfire missile as Vice President, Government Relations for ATK


Anonymous said...

The mystery "not a jerk" Congressman is Steve Stockman. So your opinion might differ!

Gordon said...

Hey Anon - I just noted what's in their description there, which highlighted because it was at least a little fun/different. No doubt opinions will vary, but DCPA+CJ is happy to bring you jobs from all parts of the political continuum and ideological spectrum.

Gordon said...

ACT/The App Association - In-House Meetings and Events Planner

DC-based trade association seeks in-house meetings planner to coordinate and manage all aspects of 30+ meetings per year, from seeking venues to sending invites to ordering swag.

About us: Small, nimble, trade association focused on technology policy. Our activities include education about tech issues on Capitol Hill, bringing technologists to DC to talk with policy-makers, doing in-district briefings around the country, and throwing parties for our friends.

About you: Experienced meeting planner who’s done group travel planning, RFP management, venue contracts, and can set up small event A/V by yourself. You come to us with a list of vendors for food, supplies, printing, etc., that you trust. You’ve used CRM and marketing (email software), and know how to herd a few cats to get what you need from other members of the team. Must be able to travel on occasion. Experience in meeting planning is a MUST; applicants without relevant experience will not be considered.

Send cover letter and resume to

Gordon said...

Department of Labor - Digital Media Intern

The Department of Labor is looking for a digital-savy intern to join our digital media team!

The intern should have a grasp on digital media concepts, such as social media, analytics, website development, and content writing and editing. S/he must have good organizational skills and the ability to assist on multiple projects. S/he will be responsible for assisting with implementing and monitoring projects as a vital member of the digital media team. The intern should be passionate about digital media, self-motivated, ambitious and demonstrate the ability to strive in a fast-paced environment.

Qualifications of the right candidate include, but are not limited to:

· Basic understanding of social media platforms

· Basic understanding of various digital tools and their purpose

· Basic understanding of website analytics

· Basic understanding of content creation, curation and editing

· Familiarity with AP style

To apply for the internship, please send a resume and cover letter to Jared Benoff at with the subject line “Public Affairs Internship—Fall 2014”: