Monday, June 29, 2015

Assembly, Association, Cabal, Center, Coalition, Council, Employer, Firm, Forum, Institution, Non-profit & Society

Hello job-seekers and -browsers!  Don't forget yesterday's set of previously noted opportunities closing this week.

Well start with this very fresh Account Supervisor, International Public Affairs listing with Edelman PR – at least four years of relevant experience required; Spanish language skills preferred

Our friends at the U.S Travel Association passed along this fresh call for a Communications Intern for the Fall 2015 term – prior experience in a political, hospitality, news or federal policy-related organization consider a plus.

Colorful campaign-bred conservative-leaning communications consulting cabal CRAFT seeks creative & multi-skilled Senior Account Manager with at least 2 years of relevant work experience on their CV – Intern posts also noted

The American Council of Trustees & Alumni, a nonprofit organization devoted to academic freedom, academic excellence, and accountability in higher education, seeks Administrative Director with excellent writing skills, an eye for detail, and perfectionist mindset.

Ashoka, a world-wide assembly of social entrepreneurs, seeks problem-solving numbers expert for Finance Manager & Strategist role – search managed by ReWork – apply by July 20 

Open Society Foundations
ZERO TO THREE/National Center for Infants, Toddlers & FamiliesCommunications Manager – minimum of 7 years of experience in journalism or communications/PR required

This Director, State Government Affairs opportunity appears to be new with the Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society since our couple-weeks-back lobbying/government relations special edition

Amputee Coalition – Manassas, Va. (scroll to find)
The Search for Common Ground, an international non-profit that promotes peaceful resolution of conflict worldwide, seeks Policy & Advocacy Intern for the Fall 2015 term.

Humane Society

Mystery employerMarketing & Communications Director – seeking candidates with 5+ years of marketing/communications experience, preferably including digital content or e-commerce activities – search managed by Nonprofit HR

College Success FoundationDirector of Development – broad range of development, fundraising, proposal-writing and event management skills desired – search managed by LeaderFit

The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation seeks properly calibrated News Editor to helm AAMI News and to contribute to other newsletters & social media outlets – experience with medical, scientific, or technical content and publishing preferred – search managed by Staffing Advisors

Opportunities with association management firm SmithBucklin:
The American Youth Policy Forum is looking for an experienced Brief Writer to support their communications efforts on a contract basis – scroll down for Fall 2015 Research/Policy Intern info. 

American Land Title AssociationGrassroots/State Government Affairs Intern – available ASAP, running through the end of Summer

Smithsonian Institution
– searches managed by Diversified Search
Coordinator of Grassroots Advocacy is new with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation since our recent check-in there – grassroots, field organizing, or campaign experience desired.

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CTIA-The Wireless Association - Public Affairs Internship Program


CTIA-The Wireless Association represents the U.S. wireless communications industry. With members from wireless carriers and their suppliers to providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products, the association brings together a dynamic group of companies that enable consumers to lead a 21st century connected life. CTIA members benefit from its vigorous advocacy at all levels of government for policies that foster the continued innovation, investment and economic impact of America’s competitive and world-leading mobile ecosystem. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices and initiatives and convenes the industry’s leading wireless tradeshow.

Headquartered in Dupont Circle in Washington, DC, CTIA is offering one college student (undergrad or graduate) or recent graduate the opportunity to gain experience working for a dynamic trade association.

CTIA’s Public Affairs team works with our Regulatory Affairs, Government Affairs, External and State Affairs on many policy issues. We also work with the industry’s non-profit organization, The Wireless Foundation, on various matters.

The intern would be an integral part of the Public Affairs team, assisting with tasks including coordinating and staffing events, writing press releases, writing blog posts, developing online content and tracking industry-focused news and events.


Applicants must have completed their junior year of undergraduate study and have at least a B average. Applicants studying from all major areas are welcome, but academic or practical backgrounds in journalism, mass media, communications, public relations, public affairs and radio and television broadcasting are preferred.


Interns should be available at least 4 days a week and for at least 25 hours per week for college credit only.


Please send a cover letter, including your availability (start dates and weekly schedule), resume, three different writing samples (no more than 3 pages each and should demonstrate concise writing ability), two letters of recommendation and college transcript to: or

Public Affairs Intern Application
CTIA-The Wireless Association
1400 16th Street NW Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036

Applicants must be available beginning in August/September to December 2015. All application should be in CTIA Public Affairs’ office by Monday, July 31, 2015 at 5 PM ET.

Incomplete applications will not be considered. No phone calls please. CTIA will contact candidates directly. Decisions will be made within 1-2 weeks of the application deadline.