Before you charge forward into the new listings, we'd like to note that, in addition to Friday's run of previously noted opportunities closing this week, we unearthed a larger-than-expected roster of opportunities in the otherwise sleepy and shortened weeks ahead of the Christmas & New Year's breaks, so we'd suggest scrolling back if you've been away from your job-searching & -browsing for a bit.
Good luck and happy hunting!
We'll start your fresh-job search season with this Water Resources Campaign Coordinator opportunity at the National Wildlife Foundation – seeking candidates with 3 years' experience in natural resource policy, or advocacy campaigns or equivalent.
USA for UNHCR seeks Communications Officer (pdf) with 3-6 years of relevant professional experience, strong writing skills and fluency in social & online space to help publicize UNCHR’s efforts helping refugees worldwide – apply by Jan. 16
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine seeks Director of Research Policy with strong scientific background (MD or PhD in life sciences) help lead their efforts to reduce the use of animals in medical education & research/testing.
Cultural Vistas has a fresh opportunity for a part-time & temporary Digital Media Assistant to provide social media and other marketing support before, during, and after the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Generation: Oceans Workshop in Jakarta, Indonesia from March 16-20, 2016 … and yes, you do get to go to Jakarta as part of the bargain – $15/hr
Abel Communications is actively recruiting for these posts (scroll to find) – Baltimore, MD
- Account Manager
- Account Exec
- Associate – paid Intern opportunity for second-semester college seniors or recent grads – part- or full-time possible
We’re jealous in advance of whoever gets this Communications Manager supporting the Maverick Collective, a philanthropic model creating a network of advocates for girls & women through individual seven figure investments that create catalytic impact, under the aegis of Population Services International – surely the work is essential, challenging & rewarding, but of course we’re just fixated on how cool it would be to have a business card identifying you as part of the Maverick Collective. Sigh.
Design firm Illustria seeks Copywriter/Web Strategist to join the team on a in mid-January; top candidates will be efficient, self-managing, accountable, concise & eloquent – freelance to start, with intent to move to full-time in future – company site here.
- Senior Manager, Government Affairs
- Communications Associate
- multiple Research Assistant/Associate and other research, management & admin posts also noted
- Digital Strategy Intern
PBS – Junior Web Producer – contract status – 2-3 years’ experience in digital publishing or media production required with experience in interactive media production, mobile web, or native app development
Ritz Carlton – Public Relations Coordinator – appears to be housed at their Dupont Circle/West End property
Media & Communications Coordinator (pdf) post with the Swiss Embassy in a mid-Dec. set, with a Dec. 31 application deadline noted – but we see it listed again here per the good folks at Idealist with a Jan. 10 apply date
Barbaricum, a provider of consulting services related to strategic communications, analysis, intelligence & energy, seeks Senior Communications Marketing Practice Chief with 10-15 years of germane experience.
- Communications Manager, Policy Initiatives – search managed by CEA
- Communications Manager supporting Trash Free Seas – also via CEA
- Regional Philanthropy Officer
- Director of Corporate Strategies
Mitre Corp – Government Relations Representative – Congressional staff experience & ability to engage with technical topics and engineering/science-oriented individuals will merit you consideration
Rock the Vote seeks Program Director to helm college engagement initiatives – 5+ years of experience managing cross-functional teams in a fast-paced environment desired – search managed by Grossman Heinz – apply by Jan. 15
Scroll to down for a handful of Intern opportunities with Global Financial Integrity
Ripple Effect Communications
- Communications Specialist supporting the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
- Communications Specialist supporting the National Institutes of Health
- Graphic Designer – part-time/consultant
Woodrow Wilson Institute – Research Assistant Internships – Summer 2016 – apply by Mar. 15 – Staff Assistant Intern opportunities also noted
Smithsonian Institution – Communications Project Manager – $107k-$139k – digital/interactive focus – apply by Jan. 6; may close early on day 100 applications are received
New since our late-Nov. check-in with Ketchum:
- Senior Research Manager/Director – DC or Chicago, IL
- Senior Account Exec, Healthcare/Pharma – DC, New York, Chicago, IL or Dallas, TX
A highly visible, national advocacy & lobbying organization seeks Associate Director of Creative Services with at least 3-5 years experience managing day-to-day operations of a a creative agency or department – to $130k – search managed by Brainstorm Creative Resources
American College of Physicians – Grant Coordinator – experience with corporate, foundation, and/or federal grant documentation, budgets, policies & procedures desired
U.S. Public Interest Research Group
- Tax & Budget Campaign Advocate
- Consumer Program Director – DC, Boston, MA or Chicago, IL
- Tax & Budget National Campaign Director – DC, Boston, MA or Chicago, IL
- Digital Campaigner – Denver, CO