Friday, May 22, 2015

Hey Look, We're Back

Hello folks & happy pre-holiday Friday.  Sorry for missing our Wednesday appointment, but we're glad to be back in time to make sure you don't get to enjoy your Memorial Day respite without having to check out some excellent jobs, including a good run of direct-to-us submissions.

We've got a few more to add this morning, so check back later, as well.  OK, we're all done.

1) BIPAC would like to bring on an entry-level Coordinator, Member Relations with top-notch communications & customer service skills; HTLL skills a plus

2) The DC Alliance of Youth Advocates seeks Communications & Development Manager (pdf) with 3-5 years of development and communications experience, social media & web management (Drupal & Civi) skills, and a passion for youth issues & social justice work.

3-5) Recent opportunities via Democracy Partners:
6) Mobility Lab is seeking a Managing Editor with a minimum of four years’ experience in professional writing and editing to help create content advocating for funding & policies that support transportation demand management – apply by July 3

7) The National Association of Student Financial Administrators seeks Reporter/Editor with strong writing/editing skill set & experience using a content management system; familiarity with student aid & higher education issues a plus – $50k-$55k

8) Pearson seeks Digital Community Manager to support their GED Testing Service collaboration with the American Council on Education – your 3+ years’ experience in an education or related communications position should include work developing stories and content for digital communications channels

9) The Peterson Institute for International Economics seeks Communications Specialist with at least two years of relevant experience and the ability to distill complex messages into clear & concise language; knowledge of Factiva desirable.

10) The Sabin Vaccine Institute would like to enlist a great writer who is passionate about turning complex global problems into compelling stories as Communications Associate in support of their ambitious END7 campaign to send whipworm and six of its malevolent friends out of developing nations and into medical history books.

11-12) Fresh opportunities (well, they sent them to us 4 days ago) from our friends at Sage Communications:
13) Tata Sons Ltd. seeks quick-learning, initiative-taking  Public Affairs Intern – experience developing, integrating, and deploying database management a plus, as is previous work using – and, even if you’re not checking out the internship, you should know about the wide variety of interests/brands of this multibillion dollar international enterprise.

14) The American-Israeli Cooperative Enterprise is seeking an Intern to assist with data collection, campus activism, social media, and video production efforts; Dreamweaver & video production skills a plus – $8/hr

15) Via the comments section, we find this Social Media Manager post with the Center for Food Safety well suited for individuals with top-notch writing skills and solid experience using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and other social media platforms – DC location preferred; San Francisco, CA possible

16) Via the comments section, part 2: the Prosper Group, a digital agency specializing in online media, strategy, and fundraising for Republican political candidates, conservative advocacy organizations and non-profits, seeks Account Manager with at least  two years of online marketing and project management experience, preferably in a political campaign or agency setting – Alexandria, Va. or Indianapolis, IN

17-18) These New York-based opportunities with Springpoint, a national group supporting support districts, charter networks and intermediaries to design, launch and sustain innovative new high schools are a little out of our usual wheelhouse, but perhaps they’ll fit one of you folks’ skills & interests – searches managed by ReWork:
19) U.S. Secret ServiceDirector of Communications/Media Affairs – $121k-$183k – job ID: SES-DW004-15 – apply by May 26

20) American Gaming AssociationManager, Communications (scroll to find)

21) American Speech-Language-Hearing AssociationAssociate Director of Grassroots Member Engagement – $53k-$59k

22-24) American University
25-27) Amnesty International
28) British EmbassyDefence Trade Advisor – $58k – apply by June 4

29) Brookings InstitutionProject Assistant, Center for Universal Education

30-33) Capitol Hill
34) Economic Innovation GroupManager of Government Affairs (pdf)

35-36) Edelman PR
37) Exelon Corp.  – Senior Communications Specialist (use advanced search and communications category or job # 3013399) – Baltimore, MD

38-39) Georgetown University
40) GreenpeaceGrassroots Training Specialist – 9-month term – DC or San Francisco, CA – apply today, May 22

41) Independence InstituteDirector of Strategic Partnerships and Manager of Strategic Partnerships – Denver, CO – searches managed by Talent Market

42) Institute for Humane StudiesDirector of Marketing & Communications – search managed by Talent Market

43) Marine Stewardship CouncilMedia Manager – apply by June 26

44) Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning CommissionMarketing Specialist – $56k-$96k

45) McfaddenGraphic Design Intern

46) Mystery employer promoting what they describe as one of DC's most popular attractionsSocial Media Specialist – search managed by the BOSS Group

47) National Science FoundationDirector, Division of Public Affairs – $158k-$178k – job ID: ES-1035-00 – apply by June 5

48-52) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or other location as noted)
53-57) Pew Charitable Trusts
58) Pew Research CenterSummer Intern, Journalism Coding – $13/hr

55-61) Spectrum Communications
62) and finally, we leave you with a far-flung & fun Vice President of Marketing & Communications (pdf) gig at Seattle's Museum of Flight.  Will you be allowed to sit in the cockpit of their Corsair after closing time?  That's a question best left unasked until after you actually get the job – the search managed by Waldron HR

Best wishes for a lovely & restorative Memorial Day weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.  


MWG said...

How do I share a job with you to post? Thanks!

Gordon said...

Hi MWG - email info can be found here - - best if you just send along a link to where job is posted elsewhere (your site, craigslist, etc.) - can also work w/ text, 4,000 characters maximum (4,000 letters + spaces total) sent in BODY of email (no attachments, please).

Looking forward to what you've got.