Sunday, August 16, 2015

Jobs, Revisted (34 of them)

Previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.

Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceEditorAug. 17

DC Water
Internal Communications Manager – $79k-$132k – Aug. 17

Dept. of Health & Human Services
Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist, Digital Engagement – $126k-$158k – Aug. 17 

Peace CorpsPublic Affairs Specialist – $54k-$98k – Aug. 17 

Transportation Safety AdministrationProgram Specialist – $74k-$114k – Aug. 17

World BankCommunications OfficerAug. 17

Virginia Tech
– Blacksburg, Va.
Smithsonian Institution
Agenda Project/Patriotic MillionairesCommunications AssociateAug. 18

Food & Drug Administration/Center for Tobacco ProductsHealth Communications Specialist – $63k-$92k – Aug. 18

Loudoun County Public LibraryPublic Information Specialist – $38k-$55k – Leesburg, Va – Aug. 18

Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
League of Conservation VotersMajor Gifts Officer Aug. 20
World Affairs Council
City of Norfolk, Va. Dept. of Recreation, Parks & Open SpacePublic Information Specialist – $40k-$65k – Aug. 21

Dept. of TransportationWriter/Editor – $52k-$82k – Aug. 21; will cut off on day 150th application is received

Energy Action CoalitionCampaign DirectorAug. 21

Food & Drug AdministrationPublic Affairs Specialist/Rollout Coordinator – $90k-$118k – Aug. 21
Greenpeace Senior Video ProducerAug. 21

National Housing Conference
Policy Associate – part time post; 8-month term – $30/hr – Aug. 21

University of MarylandDevelopment Associate, Athletic Dept. – $36k-$43k – Aug. 21

Virginia Dept. of TransportationSenior Communications Specialist – $56k-$100k – Aug. 21

Visit Alexandria
(scroll to find)
British EmbassyRegional Technical Assistant – part-time – $38k – Spanish and/or Portuguese language skills preferred – Aug. 23

Union of Concerned Scientists Climate & Accountability Campaign Manager & Advocate – mid to high $70k – Aug. 23

Don't miss the baddest, brashest & spectacular-est beer fest on the East Coast - Snallygaster 2015 at Yards Park in SW DC – Sept. 12 – check out their ever-growing beer list and get your tickets today.


Gordon said...

Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-OH) - Digital Media Coordinator

Warrensville Heights, OH (Cleveland area)

The Office of Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge is seeking a motivated, talented and energetic Digital Media Coordinator in the Warrensville Heights, OH office. The ideal candidate is an exceptional writer and independent thinker with experience in policy and digital media. Position responsibilities include assisting communications team with research and writing support, attending local press events and meetings, compiling news clips, developing social media campaigns, updating website copy, drafting press releases, maintaining press contacts, and other tasks assigned. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resumé, and writing sample to No phone calls or walk-ins accepted.

Gordon said...

The Moak Group - Executive Assistant/Office Manager

The Moak Group, a fast-growing start-up public affairs, advocacy, and business consulting firm, is seeking an industrious, talented, and experienced executive assistant/officer manager to join our team. We’re looking for a self-starting, passionate, and hardworking individual who is ready to roll up their sleeves and support our entrepreneurial team. The Moak Group is looking for an executive assistant/office manager with the following set of skills and experience:

• 2+ years of office management/scheduling/executive assistant experience, Bachelor’s degree preferred

• Strong organizational skills, with the ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks with excellent attention to detail and seamless execution

• Campaign experience, communications, or political agency work are a major plus. Event planning or fundraising backgrounds are also advantageous.

• Budgeting, expense report, and bookkeeping experience [including familiarity with QuickBooks]

• Expert level written and verbal communication skills

• Proven ability to handle confidential information with discretion, be adaptable to various competing demands, and demonstrated client/customer service

• Scheduling experience for meetings and travel, managing an active calendar of appointments, executive-level administrative support experience preferred

• Ability to establish workflows, manage multiple projects, meet necessary deadlines, and contribute in a positive and effective manner in campaign style scenarios

• Superior communication and interpersonal skills with colleagues and office guests

• Strong relationship management, organizational and project management skills

• Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point), Adobe Acrobat, and Social Media web platforms.

Job Responsibilities to Include

• Working with firm leadership on budgeting, scheduling expenditures, managing expense reports, analyzing revenue and expenditures

• Reading, researching, and routing correspondence; drafting letters and documents; collecting and analyzing information; initiating telecommunications

• Provide logistical support for meetings, events and conferences

• Maintaining office calendar and staff appointments by planning and scheduling meetings, coordinating travel complete with detailed itineraries and agendas, and ensuring appointments are met

• Welcoming guests to the office, in person and on the telephone

• Maintain office supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; evaluating new office products; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies

• Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques

Those interested should email a cover letter and resume to Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience.

sarah gerrity // sweetsonian said...

Also, Cava Grill is looking for a talented Jr. Designer to join their marketing team: