Thursday, October 6, 2016

If It's Thursday, then It's Just-the-Jobs Time (and it is definitely Thursday; we double-checked that)

1) United Food & Commercial Workers is in search mode for a Spanish Language Press Secretary with a minimum of 4-7 years of experience in bilingual communications – Capitol Hill, campaign and/or spokesperson background a plus.

2) Per this comments field entry, we see that the Association of American Medical Colleges has a fresh Medical School Engagement Specialist post available – strong communications skills a must; analytics/reporting experience, account or client management a plus.

3) U.S. PIRG is looking to bring aboard an Advocate to join their 21st Century Transportation Program team – successful candidate will be an experienced political advocate who will be responsible for media outreach, organizing, developing staff, influencing stakeholders, coalition-building & fundraising.

4) This Spring 2017 Communications Intern opportunity with Women for Women International would have been a good fit for our Relief & Humanitarian special edition – 15-20 hrs/wk – strong research, communications & critical thinking skills desired

5) Air-Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration InstituteCommunications Coordinator

6) American Academy of AudiologyGovernment Relations Manager

7-9) American Enterprise Institute
10) American Frozen Food InstituteManager of Communications

11) American Institutes for Research Director of Public Affairs

12) Brookings InstitutionResearch Assistant, Arms Control & Non-Proliferation Initiative supporting the Center for 21st Century Security & Intelligence

13-15) Capitol Hill
16-21) Consumer Reports
22) Dimensions Healthcare SystemVice President, Marketing & Communications

23) Freedom FoundationVice President – Irvine, CA – search managed by Talent Market

24) Friends of the National World War II MemorialPublic Education Officer – apply by Nov. 11

25-27) Georgetown University
28) ICF InternationalHealth Communications Officer

29) Mystery Reston-based non-profitPublic Relations Manager – search managed by the BOSS Group

30-31) National Association of Chain Drug Stores (scroll to find)
32) National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community DevelopmentNational Organizer & Policy Manager – $55k-$75k

33) National Geospatial-Intelligence AgencyStrategic Communications Officer – 92k-$141k – Top Secret clearance required – apply by Oct. 8

34) National School Choice WeekPress Assistant – temporary position, Nov. 2016-Feb. 2017 – remote-based/contractor post

35-37) Nature Conservancy
38) Reis GroupPR Intern – full-time position, starting Jan. 2017 – $14/hr – apply by Dec. 1

39) United Nations Association of the USACommunications Officer

40) University of VirginiaAssociate Dean for Advancement, School of Engineering – Charlottesville, Va.

1 comment:

Gordon said...

Casey Trees - Communications Specialist

Casey Trees, established in 2002 to restore, enhance and protect the tree canopy of Washington, DC, seeks a Communications Specialist to bring creativity and solid skills to promote Casey Trees’ programs, activities and brand; expand its support network; and help to secure funding to advance our mission.


• Manage, develop, write, edit, and help to distribute and track bi-weekly e-newsletter;
• Plan and manage editorial calendar;
• Work in collaboration with Communications and Marketing Associate to design and manage digital content-creation and in-house projects;
• Monitor, curate, and post daily activities on social media platforms;
• Work with the Communications and Marketing Associate to coordinate photography needs of external/ internal events, stories, articles, etc. and handle post-production editing, standardizing, output, etc.;
• Collaborate with multiple departments to develop topics, strategies and stories to achieve communication and development objectives;
• Interact with constituents by answering questions, offering solutions and sparking discussion on social platforms;
• Coordinate with Web Editor, Marketing Associate, Development Associate, CRM Administrator, and others to reinforce relationships across platforms and to generate multi-touch engagements with current, past, and potential supporters and volunteers;
• Represent the organization at community events;


• Bachelor’s degree and minimum of two years e-communications experience required;
• Ability to write and edit professionally about public affairs issues and demonstrate sound discretion when engaging with the public;
• Strong computer literacy is essential; Proficiency in Photoshop and Premiere necessary, Knowledge of basic HTML and CSS desired;
• Experience with WordPress, Adobe Creative Suite applications, preferred;
• Skilled in preparing digital images and videos in proper format for online use;
• Knowledge of social networking, photo/video sharing and blog platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Flickr, YouTube, Instagram, and Snapchat;
• Demonstrated ability to manage multiple, competing priorities and projects and to meet deadlines;
• Experience with CRM, Salesforce or comparable database system;
• Understanding of fundraising, membership, volunteer and advocacy needs;
• Strong interest in urban forestry issues;
• Prior experience in the nonprofit sector highly desirable;
• Sense of humor, helpful.

Salary commensurate with experience.


Please email the following items to the Director of Communications and Development,, by October 19, 2016:

• Letter of interest
• Résumé
• Two writing samples
• Two samples demonstrating creative, digital proficiency
• Contact information for three references

Enter “Communications Specialist” only in the subject line of the e-mail.

Applications are accepted until the position is filled. No telephone or email inquiries please.

Casey Trees is an Equal Opportunity Employer