Sunday, November 15, 2015

Yes, you read that right: Bill Murray

Here's your Sunday run of previously noted opportunities closing in the coming week.

Congresswoman Frederica Wilson (D-FL) – Staff Assistant Nov. 16

DC Dept. of Behavioral HealthPublic Information Officer – $96k-$135k – first application screening Nov. 16

Federal Railroad AdministrationPublic Affairs Specialist – $76k-$118k – Nov. 16

State Dept. – supporting USAID press office:
Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by state location as noted)
NASA Public Affairs Specialist – $90k-$139k – Nov. 17

Howard County Community CollegeNews & Media Relations Manager – $56k+ – Columbia, MD – Nov. 18

DC Office of the People's CounselPublic Information Officer – $84k-$117k – Nov. 19

Smithsonian Institution (scroll to find)
Center for InquiryPresident – search managed by McCormack & FarrowNov. 20 

Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget Press SecretaryNov. 20

George Mason University

National Alliance on Mental IllnessDevelopment OfficerNov. 20

British EmbassySenior Science and Innovation Policy Adviser & DC Head of Team for the UK Science and Innovation Network – $77k – Nov. 22

Bill Murray and Charleston, SC.  Do you need any other reasons to tune into this surely great edition of Parts Unknown?  9:00 pm (Eastern) this evening on CNN 

1 comment:

Gordon said...

National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) - Web and Social Media Manager

Position Overview

The position will be responsible for managing social media and online communications and ensuring that NARUC presents a high-level digital experience to its members and online users. The position requires strategic solutions and creative approaches to bring content to online users. The individual in this position is expected to possess superior communications skills and work effectively under tight deadlines with minimal supervision.

Reporting Relationship: Reports to the Director of Communications

Required Abilities and Key Attributes
• Experience using content management systems.
• Knowledge of leading social media applications and strategies
• Knowledge of and experience using online measurement tools
• Understanding of print and digital design standards and principles.
• Strong organizational skills, with attention to detail and capacity to manage multiple deadlines
• Strong writing and editing skills, especially as applicable to content development for digital platforms
• Strong customer service skills.
• Ability to manage projects with moderate supervision.
• Self-motivated and able to communicate effectively in a collaborative team environment.

Education and Experience
• Five years of web and social media communications experience, particularly in the context of Associations, non-profit advocacy, social media campaigns, and public relations.
• Bachelor’s degree in a related field is preferred
• Experience in energy and/or telecom industries a plus

Additional Duties and Responsibilities
• Monitor and update website content and assist internal divisions improve their online presence as necessary
• Work with the Director of Communications to develop long-term social media goals
• Executes online publishing strategies for both Website and social media (Twitter, Facebook, blogging); explores new online venues for NARUC
• Assist in transmitting and formatting biweekly newsletter electronically
• Assist in disseminating press clips (through a media monitoring service)
• Ensure that online subscriptions are up to date
• Manage and maintain photo and multimedia libraries
• Update staff photos and manage multimedia content
• Participate and lead web content updates with key staff
• Work with Director of Communications and Executive Director of Meetings to promote meetings through blast e-mails, social media, other online venues
• Help manage Meetings web pages
• Help manage media/promotional partnerships for meetings promotion
• Maintain database content and manage listservs
• Provide web support to NARUC affiliates and members as needed.
• Monitor blogs and social media outlets for NARUC-related news and identify opportunities for NARUC to be seen as a legitimate, independent news source
• Measure effectiveness of online strategies and provide monthly analytics
• Other duties as assigned

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume (with three references) to Regina L. Davis, Director of Communications,, no later than November 30, 2015. No phone calls, please.

NARUC is a non-profit organization founded in 1889 whose members include the governmental agencies that are engaged in the regulation of utilities and carriers in the fifty States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. NARUC's member agencies regulate telecommunications, energy, and water utilities. NARUC represents the interests of State public utility commissions.