Monday, February 29, 2016

Reversed for Your Purposes

Don't miss Sunday's particularly robust run of previously noted opportunities closing this week.

National Association of ManufacturersCommunications Associate – 1–2 years of experience in a communications or press environment required; Capitol Hill experience desirable

International Center for JournalistsCommunications Manager – 2-3 years of journalism or communications experience, Drupal, Wordpress & Mailchimp chops, and grace under pressure particularly sought – also seeking Spanish-fluent Program Assistant

FHI 360 is looking to fill these posts supporting the National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research:
  • Project Manager – Master's degree preferred with 5+ years experience in marketing, PR/communications, advertising, etc. – previous work supporting communications related to CDC, NIH and/or USDA a plus.
  • Project Coordinator, Events & Administration  – your  3+ years of work experience should demonstrate superior organizational skills, attention to detail and interest & experience in health communication.
George Washington UniversitySenior Associate, Digital Content & Multimedia – supporting School of International Affairs – minimum of three years of work experience in video production and/or website management desired.

General Services AdministrationCommunications Specialist – $77k-$100k – apply by Mar. 8

Alliance for Justice
Solar FoundationCommunications Specialist (pdf) – 8+ years communications experience required, or 5+ with relevant grad degree.

Franciscan Mission ServiceCommunications & Development Manager (pdf) – minimum of
five years experience in communications desired.

Van Scoyoc AssociatesExecutive Assistant – admin & legislative-related duties promised

U.S. News & World Report
Associate Editor, Social Media2+ years in journalism field and experience building an audience through social networks are forefront among requirements.

Voice of the People, a group supporting the ideal of a giving the American people a greater voice in government, here note a Apr. 30 application deadline and a Mar. 14 start date for their future Congressional & Public Affairs Liaison; we’re guessing those dates should be reversed for your purposes.

… and finally: beer rep – that’s sounds pretty fun, right?  Boston Beer Company (the Sam Adams folks) has a Brewery Representative opening ‘round here.  Feel free to comp us at one of your tastings/evening promotions once you get established, OK?

1 comment:

Gordon said...

DecisionHealth - Reporter/Editor

Location: Gaithersburg, Md.

Job Status: Full time

DecisionHealth is looking for an enthusiastic reporter/editor to manage the content for print, online products and conferences designed for home health care providers. This individual must have strong interview and written communication skills as well as the ability to manage multiple schedules and tasks at one time. The subject matter can be technical so this candidate must have the ability to break down complex ideas into simple terms while being able to recognize an opportunity to deliver guidance to customers related to regulatory compliance and better business practices. We are looking for somebody with experience writing and posting content online as well as the ability to leverage social media platforms to create an engaged online community.

Responsibilities include:

--Generate content in the form of articles, guidance and tips for print products, websites and online workflow tools
--Pitch stories to outside contractors, edit their copy
--Manage the production schedule for multiple products
--Deploy customer emails to drive traffic to websites
--Use social media tools to engage customers in an online forum
--Recruit speakers for webinars and conferences
--Update related products
--Conduct market research using online surveys to gauge customer/market needs

Required skills:

--3 to 5 years of reporting experience
--1 to 3 years of experience using a content management system (CMS)
--Ability to translate technical materials into content that engages, instructs readers
--Experience writing instructional copy
--Proficiency in MS Office products
--Ability to work in a highly collaborative environment
--Strong organizational skills and the ability to juggle multiple deadlines
--Experience managing outside contractors

To apply, email Senior Content Manager Marci Heydt at