Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Network, Union, Administration & Convention

Lots of great direct-to-us submissions in today's set.

Tyson’s Corner-based Commonwealth Consultants seeks Account Assistant (scroll to find) to handle a variety of research, writing & support/admin duties – at least one year of professional/office experience desired.

Their name hearkens back to Buffalo, NY, but fortunately for your purposes, communications & public affairs cadre the Black Rock Group calls the northern reaches of Old Town Alexandria home – scroll to find Account Exec (entry-level) and Senior Director (min. 2-3 years relevant experience) opportunities there.

CLS Strategies has just passed these fresh opportunities along:
The SEEP Network, a collection of international organizations dedicated to combating poverty through promoting inclusive markets & financial systems, has let us know about this Multimedia Design Associate suited for candidates with minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience to join their team – note: if you get a pop-up asking for a user name/password, just hit cancel button & you’ll see the listing just fine.

Georgetown University has shared two new opportunities supporting their Office of Global Engagement and Global Futures Initiative:
Our friends at the British Embassy send along this terrific Communications Officer opportunity focused on policy issues covering Syria, Iraq, Iran & Ukraine hotspots – $52k – apply by Feb. 18

Communications Strategy Group notes Intern (scroll to find) opportunities available for Spring/Summer 2016 engagements in DC, Chicago, IL & Denver, CO – $12/hr – focus on education-related clients/issues.

Union of Concerned Scientists
American Nurses AssociationPublic Relations Specialist – seeking candidates with minimum 10-15 years of related PR experience, preferably managing & writing for issues-based campaigns & initiatives in a nursing or health care association.

Federal Railroad AdministrationPublic Affairs Specialist – $53k-$69k – application window will close on the day they receive 50th application, so we expect this won’t stay active all the way to the Feb. 22 final deadline noted

These Summer 2016 Intern opportunities with United to End Genocide sport a Mar. 1 deadline (select Internships tab to find)
Mystery McLean-based communications & PR firmAccount Coordinator – minimum of 5 years relevant experience desired – search managed by Profiles

Climate Action CampaignCommunications Director – at least 7-8 years of professional experience in a campaign-style communications position required, including on- & off-record work with the media.

APCO WorldwideGlobal Marketing & Communications Assistant – familiarity with HTML, web analytics, CMS & CRM applications, and media database & monitoring programs desired.

U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention is a scientific nonprofit organization that sets standards for the identity, strength, quality & purity of medicines, food ingredients, and dietary supplements manufactured; you’ll be helping USP tell its tale as Senior Writer there.

Hager Sharp (scroll to find)
Pleeeeeease let us know if one of you ultimately snag this Summer 2016 Intern, Media Affairs opportunity with the Society for Human Resource Management; we have a friend there you should meet – position is for current, full-time students only

Merritt GroupStaff Writer – minimum 8 years of professional writing experience required 

Renewable Energy GroupIntern, Federal Affairs – Summer 2016 – see also main career page

1 comment:

Gordon said...

Sunshine Sachs - Account Executive, Digital/Social Media

New York, NY or Washington, DC

Sunshine Sachs is hiring for a position within the social media practice that will support our digital work with nonprofits and social good organizations. We are looking for someone who is passionate about their work, has a startup mentality, understands the ever-evolving social media landscape, loves to work hard and have fun in the process. Along with having a drive to create positive social change and passion for entertainment, the ideal candidate should have social media/digital marketing experience, excellent analytics skills and a strong awareness of current affairs.

About Sunshine Sachs:
Sunshine Sachs amplifies the work of individuals, brands and organizations who influence popular culture, create trends and drive industries. We are a catalyst for our clients who impact and transform our society for the better. We fly under the radar. Our responsibility is telling our client’s story, not touting our own. Our clients reflect our interests and come in all shapes and sizes. We are proud of who we represent, which includes iconic brands and innovative start-ups, household names in the film, TV, music, food, fashion, and art worlds, well-established nonprofits, individual leaders, and budding social entrepreneurs changing the face of grassroots and online movement building, premier content producers, media publishers, and many more.

Desired Skills & Experience:
-- 1-3 years working in PR, digital, social media or content marketing
-- Passion for emerging technologies, new media channels and pop culture.
-- Strong core communication skills including writing, editing and persistence.
-- Brings energy, enthusiasm and desire to support a growing business.
-- Detail oriented.
-- Desire to over-deliver rather than meet expectations.
-- Creative thinking and a problem-solving attitude.
-- Familiarity with online listening tools, including Crimson Hexagon, Sysomos, Radian 6, etc.

Please email ResumesDC@sunshinesachs.com w/ "Account Executive, Digital" in the subject line. Please, no phone calls.