Last week's mid-Septembery weather is but a distant memory, brushed away by the slight of white-tipped grass and a lacing of windshield ice this morning. Ack.
And, on the less-faded memory front, there's yesterday's run of previously noted opportunities closing this week.
German Marshall Fund of the U.S. – Director, Congressional Affairs – minimum of 8 years of Capitol Hill or relevant government affairs required – multiple Spring 2016 Intern opportunities also noted
National Academy of Medicine – Communications Associate – experience with social media, content management systems, Adobe Creative Suite and three years of related professional experience are desired.
Fresh finds at George Washington University:
- Media Relations Associate – duties include daily clip management, social media activities, and pitching GW experts for broadcast appearances
- Associate Director, Foundation Relations
- Coordinator, Social Media & Fan Engagement for GW Athletics – $41k
Federal Railroad Administration – Supervisory Writer/Editor – $63k-$99k – apply by Nov. 10
The Marijuana Policy Project is seeking a Legislative Analyst state-level advocacy efforts – $40k-$45k – JD required
Here’s a very fresh, Bethesda-based Policy Analyst, Corrections & Reentry opportunity with the Council of State Governments with a distant Jan. 4 application deadline; similar opportunity also available in New York
Consumer Products Healthcare Association – Senior Director, Communications & Public Affairs – seeking candidates with at least 12 years in communications or public affairs, including experience running serving as spokesperson for successful communications campaigns involving legislative & regulatory issues – apply by Dec. 7
We won’t make you wait until the usual Thursday run of Brookings Institution listings for these new finds:
- Communications Associate, Global Economy & Development – low-to-high $40k
- Research Assistant, Center for Middle East Policy – low-to-mid $40k
The Washington Regional Transplant Community is seeking a Director of Community Affairs to develop and implement strategic communications & community education campaigns promoting organ & tissue recovery/transplantation.
DC Dept. of Behavioral Health – Public Information Officer – $96k-$135k – first application screening Nov. 16
Washington Humane Society (scroll to find)
Advertising Communications Coordinator –at least one year of professional experience in copywriting, editing & proofing sought – apply by Nov. 15
We usually never advocate playing the corporate promo video, but Palladium’s entry is entertainingly dramatic stuff from this cadre that desires to be the global leaders in the development and delivery of positive impact solutions – Communications Coordinator and Senior Fundraising Consultant available
The Smithsonian Institution seeks Managing Editor for the Archives of American Art Journal – at least two years’ experience in conducting editorial responsibilities for scholarly publications desired – part-time status & $31k salary are more reasonable when you learn this is a twice-yearly publication – apply by Nov. 15
Biotechnology Industry Association – Director, Events Communications – seeking candidates with 7-10 years related experience & extensive record designing & implementing strategic communications & media relations campaigns.
Legal Services Corp. (scroll to find)
- Communications Manager/Writer – $75k
- Government Relations/Public Affairs Intern – Spring term - $10-$14/hr
The Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation has DC-based Regional Coordinator posts available, as well as Intern & Fellow opportunities in both DC and in Midwestern and Western locales.
If you hustle, perhaps you’ll be hired on as Senior Manager/Director, State Government Affairs for the Toy Industry Association in time to join your colleagues for the 2016 International Toy Fair this February in NYC – $90k-$110k – DC or Midwest-based
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (scroll to find) – proficiency in Spanish preferred for all of these:
- Executive Director of Legislative Affairs
- Executive Director of the ¡ADELANTE! U.S. Education Leadership Fund – San Antonio, TX
- Director of Development – San Antonio, TX
Brain Tumor Association – Advancement/Development Manager – seeking candidates with a minimum of 5 years of experience in non-profit in successful fundraising, including annual giving strategies, and individual gifts – Chicago, IL – search managed by the Batten Group
DC Office of Contracting and Procurement – Public Affairs Specialist – $68k-$87k – apply by Nov. 14
Council for Professional Recognition – Staff Writer/Editor – successful candidate will engage strong reporting, exceptional storytelling, and in-depth technical writing skills on a daily basis for this groups that promotes improved performance & recognition of professionals in the early childhood education field.
… and finally: Gibson Brands, Inc., as in the folks behind the legendary Les Paul and swaggery Explorer, has this fresh DC-based Entertainment Relations Project Coordinator awaiting some lucky soul among you – and we demand a tour of whatever this local Gibson outpost from whoever snags this.