Monday, April 20, 2015

Justice, Strategies, Interest & Rights

Mostly (about 80%, we'd estimate) direct-to-us tips in Monday's set.  And don't forget previously noted opportunities closing this week.

The Institute for Justice, the self-described national law firm for liberty, seeks an energetic, passionate and outgoing Activism Manager to identify and prioritize opportunities for activism, cultivate relationships with activists, and develop and implement grassroots strategies.

George Mason UniversityCommunications & Editorial Assistant supporting the Law and Economics Center – outstanding verbal, written & web  communication skills sought; proofing and editing skills are mandatory. familiarity with Chicago Manual of Style strongly preferred – apply by Apr. 27

Fresh opportunities with Hamilton Place Strategies (scroll to find):
The Center for Science in the Public Interest seeks a Nutrition Policy Associate with legislative & lobbying background; Master’s degree related to health policy/nutrition desirable.

Outreach Strategies, a mission-driven public affairs/communications firm focused on climate, sustainability & energy issues, seeks Director to provide day-to-day account oversight, intersect directly with high-profile clients, provide high-level strategic counsel, and play a lead role in new business development.

The National Marine Manufacturers Association has an a PR Intern (scroll to find) opportunity available this Summer in their DC office; candidates must at least through their junior year, and possessing top-notch writing skills – B2B communications-focused Public Relations Manager post noted in the Chicago, IL office

Fresh searches from our friends at ReWork:
  • Doorways to Dreams FundInnovation Manager – successful candidate will develop strategies, business models & public policy initiatives to help consumers navigate financial challenges and build financial security – DC or Boston, MA – apply by Apr. 27
  • Friends of WHEELSExecutive Director – your work helps ensure that students at the Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School, most of whom are first-generation college-goers,  have access to and succeed at a college of their choice – New York – apply by Apr. 27
Alpaytac Marketing Communications/Public Relations seeks recent grads with strong writing abilities for Intern opportunities in their offices in DC; New York; Chicago, IL and Irvine, CA

ACT | The App Association, an organization representing more than 5,000 app makers and software firms, is looking for a Summer Communications & Research Intern possessing creativity, excellent writing skills, and organizational capabilities.

National Multifamily Housing Council
FIA, an international organization representing the futures, options & OTC cleared swaps markets, seeks Director of Data Analysis with proven ability to extract and analyze data & synthesize findings into presentations for decision-makers; background in finance and/or financial services is a plus.

The Human Rights Campaign seeks a DC-based Director (scroll to find) for Project One America, HRC’s program to provide in-depth and localized resources in targeted southern states to improve the daily lives of the LGBT community in areas which have seen the fewest legal advancements to date – search managed by Grossman Heinz – apply by May 8

CQ/Roll Call is seeking a Researcher to work on BillTrack, which provides gavel-to-gavel coverage of Congressional proceedings. Duties include vetting info for CQ readers, writing & publishing legislative info across multiple platforms, and updating the CQ newsroom on floor activity. We’re told that job listing is a bit out of date, so interested candidates can send their resumes and cover letters directly to hiring manager, Pat Joy: Paid Research/Editorial Intern posts also available.

Baltimore’s venerable St. Paul’s School seeks Digital Media Coordinator (scroll to find) with 2-5 years experience demonstrating in-depth knowledge of web design, basic HTML, video editing , a working knowledge of CMS software and social media savvy – Alumni Giving Coordinator post also available.

Internal communications-focused opportunities at Freddie Mac:
We’re told that event-centric strategic communications firm CWA is still seeking to fill this Exec Assistant to the President/Assistant Account Manager (scroll to find) post;  1-2 years of experience with event planning and marketing, or similar field, is preferred.

United Nations Foundation
NASAMedia Relations Specialist – $76k-$118k – job ID: HQ15B0042 – apply by May 6

George Washington University
American Society for MicrobiologyMedia Assistant – science writing & social media skills valued

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