Thursday, October 1, 2015


Oktoberfest may have but three days left in Germany, but Jobstoberfest is just getting started at DCPA+CJ!  Which doesn't mean much beyond the fact the we love the month of October in the DC area, and will try to keep you well-taken-care-of in both the job-search and festival season departments.

And, we expect we'll also be adding some more to today's set, so check back later. OK, all finished now.

1) Archimedes Global, Inc.Outreach & Strategic Communications Specialist – Secret clearance required

2-4) American Enterprise Institute
5-9) Brookings Institution
10-14) Conservation International
15) Creative Associates InternationalCommunications & Social Media Consultant supporting their Aid to Artisans program

16) Environmental & Energy Study InstituteInternships in development, communications & policy – apply by Nov. 2

17) George Mason UniversityWeb Copy Editor supporting the Association of Writers & Writing Programs – part-time – $12/hr – apply by Oct. 9

18) Georgetown Ministry CenterCommunications Coordinator – $35k-$40k – apply by Oct. 12

19-20) Georgetown University
21) Management Sciences for HealthCommunications Specialist – fluency in French & proficiency in Spanish desired

22) National Institutes of HealthCommunications Specialist – $90k-$118k – website/digital focus – apply by Oct. 5

23-31) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
32-36) U.S. Global Leadership Coalition
37) American Coatings AssociationDigital Media Manager

38) American Dental Association Manager, ADPAC Grassroots Education & Online Advocacy

39) Consumer Healthcare Products AssociationManager, Digital Communications – apply by Oct. 2

40-41) Convergence Center for Policy Resolution
42-43) Earthjustice
44-45) Endocrine Society – see also main career page
46) Israeli-American CouncilDirector of Government Affairs

47) Kennedy-Krieger InstituteDirector of Communications & Public Relations – Baltimore, MD

48-49) Pulmonary Hypertension Association
50) U.S. Chamber of CommerceDirector, Social Media
more to come, probably OK, we're done –

1 comment:

Gordon said...

Sunshine Sachs - Account Manager

Sunshine Sachs is hiring for a position that will be responsible for managing a variety of clients out of the DC office, including international nonprofit, events and consumer accounts. We are looking for someone who is passionate about their work, thinks out of the box, understands that a pitch is not a blast and loves to work hard and have fun in the process. Along with having a drive to create positive social change, the ideal candidate should have PR experience in DC, excellent established media relations skills and a strong awareness of current affairs.

About Sunshine Sachs:

Sunshine Sachs is a full-service communications firm with a scope reaching well beyond the capabilities of a traditional PR firm. Sunshine Sachs is built on the notion that good ideas have the power to change the world we live in, shape our cultural conventions and create new models of success in every industry. Our clients include the most notable brands and personalities spanning entertainment, fashion, music and sports. We also represent some of the world’s most impactful nonprofits and political mainstays, content creators and innovators.

Desired Skills & Experience:

• 5+ years working in PR
• Ability to work with others in a small team environment
• Experience managing multiple clients or projects simultaneously
• Enjoys leading a small team and constant collaboration
• Strong core communication skills including media relations, writing, editing and persistence
• Excellent speaking and writing skills to handle daily pitching and reporting
• An established rolodex of press contacts, both mainstream and in DC, across broadcast, print and online; including news, business, lifestyle/culture, tech and entertainment
• Proficient in Microsoft Office and quick learner with new software
• Eager to work on a small but growing team, brings energy, enthusiasm and desire to support a growing business
• Social media savvy
• Detail oriented
• Desire to over-deliver rather than meet expectations
• Creative thinking and a problem-solving attitude

Please email / Account Manager in the subject line. Please, no phone calls.