Monday, October 16, 2017

Narrow Margin

Oh man, did the Skins ever come close to blowing one yesterday!  We hope you get a few lucky breaks in your job-search efforts, too.

Programming note: we'll be publishing on an M-W-F schedule for the next two weeks; see you again Wednesday.

And don't forget Sunday's good-sized run of previously noted opportunities closing this week.

Metropolitan Washington Airports AuthorityGovernment Affairs Representative – $76k-$111k – 5+ years of experience in government/government affairs required – apply by Oct. 24

The workplace-lauded Partnership for Public Service has just passed these along to us – see also main career page
American Wind Energy AssociationPublic Affairs Coordinator – 2-3 years of relevant experience in communications or media relations desired.

The Panagora Group, a woman-owned small business specializing in global health & international development is actively recruiting for these posts – familiarity/experience with USAID desired:
Kids4Peace InternationalCommunications Manager – $47k-$50k – 3 years experience in corporate or nonprofit communications required, as well as excellent writing skills, including writing for nonprofit fundraising.

Dept. of DefenseManaging Editor/Writer supporting the DoD OIG – $131k-$161k – apply by Oct. 25 

AIDS United
Suburban HospitalMarketing & Communications Coordinator – demonstrated experience in social media & digital marketing required

George Mason University
Unisys Communications Specialist – 5+ years of related analyst relations experience desired

George Washington UniversityAssociate Director of Development, School of Medicine & Health Sciences – 2 years of relevant professional experience; healthcare-related background preferred

Blue Shark Digital
AdvaMedCoordinator, Government Affairs – 2+ years relevant experience required 

Peace CorpsWriter/Editor – $86k-$127k – apply by Oct. 26

Technology Policy Institute (scroll to find)
AflacFederal Relations Coordinator – event planning experience & knowledge FEC guidelines related to PACs desired.

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD
The Joint CommissionAssociate Director, Federal Relations – 6-10 years’ experience in government relations or in a Congressional/Federal Agency setting required.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Worthy of Your Reconsideration

Here's a Sunday run of 25 previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.

Smithsonian InstitutionAssistant Director of Advancement, National Portrait Gallery (scroll to find) – Oct. 16

USAID/Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistant
Strategic Communications Deputy Team Leader (pdf) – $94k-$123k – Oct. 16

World BankSenior Communications Officer supporting the East Asia Pacific External & Corporate Relations UnitOct. 16 

Dept. of the InteriorPublic Affairs Specialist supporting the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations – $66k-$123k – Oct. 17

Government Publishing OfficePublic Relations Specialist – $66k-$103k – Oct. 17

National Air & Space MuseumDigital Content Specialist – $54k-$71k – Oct. 17

British Embassy
Defense Threat Reduction Agency, who you can sign on with as a Public Affairs Specialist – $94k-$123k – Oct. 18 

Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control BoardPublic Relations Manager – $51k-$70k – Richmond, Va. – Oct. 18 

Metropolitan Washington Airports AuthorityMedia Relations Specialist – $76k-$111k – Oct. 19

University of Maryland
American Planning AssociationState Government Affairs AssociateOct. 20

Children & Adults with Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder Digital Media Specialist – $42k-$48k – Lanham, MD – Oct. 20

DC Office of Disability RightsPublic Affairs Specialist – $70k – Oct. 20

Fairfax CountyCorporate Relations Program Manager supporting the Office of Public Private Partnerships – $77k-$128k – Oct. 20

George Mason University
Personal Care Products CouncilCommunications & Digital Media Senior Specialist Oct. 20

Nature Conservancy
Union of Concerned Scientists Web Content Assistant – one year term – $36k – Cambridge, MA – Oct. 22

Here's how to cap off your Sunday: catch Anthony Bourdain & Parts Unknown in Lagos, Nigeria, their first episode shot largely on 16 millimeter film. Tony notes the resulting unique look and sound and an editing style that brings the show, in my opinion, to another level.  This is clearly can't-miss stuff.

Friday, October 13, 2017

It Was Always Going to End that Way

Once again a Nats playoff run comes to a halt in a typically intense & dispiriting fashion.  We remain unalloyed in our affection for them no matter the result, and of course... Spring training is only about 125 days away.

The U.S. China Economic & Security Review Commission is seeking an Executive Director (pdf) with demonstrated leadership ability and senior-level experience in Congressional & intergovernmental relations as well a substantive knowledge of China-related economic, trade, security  & military issues – $170k-$187k – apply by Nov. 5

AFL-CIODirector of Electoral, Issue & Mobilization Hub – 10+ years’ experience in national and local political program development and implementation required, including significant work in managing mobilization programs.

The National Women’s Health Network has passed along this Winter/Spring 2018 Communications Intern opportunity – excellent writing & research skills and a demonstrated interest in women’s health are required; familiarity with WordPress, Blackbaud NetCommunity & graphic design software a plus

The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages is seeking a part-time Social Media & Copywriting Intern to support digital marketing for its online awareness and advocacy campaign, Lead with Languages – $1,000/mo – apply by Oct. 27

Newly added opportunities at Ketchum since our late-Sept. check-in:
In addition to this local Communications Assistant post we noted earlier this week, our friends at the British Embassy are also in search mode for a New York-based Senior Policy Advisor supporting the UK Mission to United Nations – $72k – apply by Oct. 22 

Koch IndustriesDirector, U.S. Trade Policy – trade policy & Capitol Hill experience required

Union of Concerned ScientistsOutreach Assistant supporting the Center for Science & Democracy – $39k – DC or Cambridge, MA – apply by Oct. 31

Atlantic Media seeks a Social Media Intern to support CityLab on a part-time basis – paid position

Mystery global law firm
Internal Communications Manager – 4+ years of substantive writing & editing experience desired – law firm background a plus; journalists encouraged

American University
Education Trust Senior Director of Development – seeking candidates with 7+ years of fundraising success with an emphasis on 6-figure and larger grants and major gifts, as well as a passion for social justice & educational equity.

Edelman PRSenior Account Exec, Digital Crisis – seeking candidate with at least two years of relevant experience in public relations and/or related fields including research, advertising, management consulting, media & publishing.

Marketing and advertising agency TMNcorp is looking for a part-time Marketing & Event Coordinator with event planning, marketing & digital media expertise – Rockville-based.

Clinton FoundationDevelopment Officer, Digital & Direct Mail Giving – 5-7 years of experience in professional digital/direct mail fundraising & development required – New York

Pew Charitable Trusts
DC Office of Disability RightsPublic Affairs Specialist – $70k – apply by Oct. 20

Threat reduction sounds like a good idea to us in almost any context and especially with regards to the work of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, who you can sign on with as a Public Affairs Specialist – $94k-$123k – apply by Oct. 18

University of MarylandAssistant Director, Media Relations – supporting UMD athletics; particularly baseball & men’s soccer programs – apply by Oct. 19

The LEAD1 Association, a group representing 130 of the largest college athletic programs, is seeking a Director of Communications with a proven track record of building communications and PR programs; background in college sports preferred.

Best wishes for a chill & restorative weekend your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource as Fall festival season rolls on:

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Just the Jobs

Here's your regular Thursday just-the-jobs set.  Happy hunting!

1) The Alliance for Health Policy is recruiting for two Health Policy Interns for the Winter/Spring term –  strong writing, research, and communication skills and a strong interest in health policy desired; preference for full-time candidates – modest stipend offered – apply by Oct. 20

2) ACLULegislative Assistant

3) American Bankers AssociationVice President, Grassroots Advocacy

4) APCO WorldwideConsultant, Public Affairs

5) ASPCAState Legislative Coordinator

6) Ballot Initiative Strategy CenterBallot Integrity Manager

7-8) Brookings Institution
9) CBS RadioWeb Content Specialist

10) Congressional Budget OfficeEditor – $75k-$120k – apply by Oct. 29

11) Congressional Research ServiceAnalyst in National Government/Elections – $66k-$86k – apply by Nov. 13

12) Dept. of Defense Education ActivityGraphic Arts Specialist – $79k-$103k – apply by Oct. 23

13) Hill+Knowlton StrategiesPublic Relations Fellow, Corporate Affairs – see also main career page

14-16) Georgetown University
17) GoodwillPublic Relations Specialist

18) Human Rights CampaignCampaign Manager supporting the HRC Rising initiative

19) Mystery employer Product Communications Manager – search managed by the BOSS Group

20) Mystery mid-sized strategic communications firmSenior Vice President – search managed by Chaloner Associates

21-24) Nature Conservancy
25) National Alliance of State & Territorial AIDS DirectorsSenior Associate, Policy & Legislative Affairs – see also main career page

26-28) National Federation of Independent Business
29-30) National Public Radio
31) New Civil Liberties AllianceCommunications Director – search managed by Talent Market

32) NFL Players AssociationCommunications Project Coordinator – $40k

33-34) Oceana
35) Office of the Director of National Intelligence Legislative Liaison – $112k-$161k – apply by Oct. 13

36) Pinnacle Engineering & Management SolutionsLegislative Liaison – Secret clearance required – see also main career page

37) PBSDirector, Social Media

38) Public Company Oversight Accounting Board Communications Intern, Spring 2018

39-41) U.S. News & World Report

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Here's Your Mid-Week Set

The Clyde Group is actively recruiting for an outstanding writer, communicator & motivator for this Vice President (scroll down to see description) post – 12 years of previous PR-related experience required; agency background preferred – see also main career page

We won’t make you wait until the usual Friday appearance of British Embassy opportunities to see this fresh Communications Assistant post – $17/hr – your 2-3 years of relevant work or internship experience should demonstrate skills developing social media campaigns & content for digital media – apply by Oct. 22

FleishmanHillard is actively recruiting for these Spring 2018 Intern slots – apply by Oct. 20
American Forest & Paper AssociationCoordinator, Public Policy – 3+ years of related office experience required; knowledge of environmental policy/issues highly preferred.

Education software & services provider Ellucian seeks Senior Director, Corporate Communications with 15+ years of experience planning and executing communications strategies for internal and external stakeholder groups.

Fairfax County seeks Corporate Relations Program Manager identify & engage corporate partners to support County initiatives and community needs through the Office of Public Private Partnerships – $77k-$128k – apply by Oct. 20

Univision Director, Government Affairs – 7-10+ years of government affairs experience plus knowledge & passion for US Hispanic & multicultural communities desired.

 Capitol Hill
UNITE HERELegislative Assistant – 1-3 years’ experience with admin and/or legislative exposure required, preferably with a social justice or progressive background – Spanish fluency a plus

Public Company Accounting Oversight BoardPublic Affairs Specialist – 3-10 years’ experience writing, copy-editing & proofreading in journalism, public affairs or media relations desired.

Share Our StrengthSocial Media Content Associate – 1-3 years of experience of social media, communications, journalism, marketing or related field required.

Twitter Public Policy Manager – 8-10 years’ experience in government, politics, or public policy required; internet/technology industry background preferred

Strayer University
Atlantic Council of the U.S.Deputy Director, Digital Communications (scroll to find) – 7+ years’ experience managing websites & working on digital design, development & production required.

InterAmerican Development BankIntern, Winter 2018 – mid-Jan. though mid-Mar. term – apply by Oct. 25 – search for more Intern posts here

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday Special: Communications & Media Relations

For your Tuesday focused programming, we once again hone in on the mainstay category at DCPA+CJ: communications and media relations posts with non-profit, governmental & corporate employers.

Media Relations Analyst

ACI FederalSenior Corporate Communications Specialist

Association of American Colleges & UniversitiesMarketing & Communications Manager

Association of Government AccountantsCommunications Manager

AstraZenecaSenior Manager, Corporate Communications

BAE SystemsCommunications Specialist

Booz Allen Hamilton
BUILDCommunications & Engagement Associate

Cotton & CompanyCommunications Specialist

DHS/Immigration & Customs EnforcementPublic Affairs Specialist – $79k-$123k – apply by Oct. 11

DRT StrategiesCommunications Specialist

Highlight Technologies Communications Specialist supporting USAID's Bureau for Policy, Planning & Learning

Fannie MaeCommunications & Marketing Specialist

Freedom for All AmericansAssociate Director of Campaign Communications – apply by Oct. 13

GreenpeaceSenior Communications Specialist – DC, New York, or San Francisco, CA – apply by Nov. 5

Latin American Youth Center Communications & Marketing Manager – fluency in Spanish preferred

Metropolitan Washington Airports AuthorityMedia Relations Specialist – $76k-$111k – apply by Oct. 19

Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical GroupStrategy & Communications Intern – available ASAP

Moss Cape LLCCommunications Consultant

Mystery Herndon-based employerPublic Relations & Corporate Communications Manager – search managed by the BOSS Group

National Alliance of State & Territorial AIDS DirectorsCommunications Manager – see also main career page

Office of Naval ResearchPublic Affairs Specialist – $65k-$104k – apply today, Oct. 10

Our RevolutionCommunications Associate – apply by Oct. 13

Pathfinder InternationalDirector of Communications & Marketing – see also main career page

PBSSenior Director, Media Relations

PenFed Credit UnionSenior Manager, Corporate Communications

Pew Charitable TrustsCommunications Officer

Protect CommunicationsCommunications Director

Sojourners Press Secretary

Sowing Empowerment & Economic Development, Inc.Communications/Public Relations Intern

Sunrise Senior LivingMarketing & Communications Manager

Syglar Corp.Communications Specialist (scroll to find) – see also main career page

Teach for America Communications & Marketing Associate

University of Maryland Eastern Shore Media Relations Office Assistant, Athletics – Princess Anne, MD

U.S. Army Field Band Public Affairs Specialist – $79k-$103k – Ft. Meade, MD – apply by Oct. 11

Venable LLPSenior Public Relations Specialist

Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control BoardPublic Relations Manager – $51k-$70k – Richmond, Va. – apply by Oct. 18

Virginia Beach City Public SchoolsCoordinator Public Relations – $71k – apply by Oct. 15

Weber ShandwickCommunications Intern, Spring 2018 – paid position – apply by Oct. 31

Monday, October 9, 2017

Yes, We're Open on Columbus Day

Hello holiday-Monday job seekers!  We have a high proportion of direct-to-us listings as well as several jobs we unearthed by just going back to some old posts and clicking on the companies featured to see what's new – hopefully that practice will bring you a few listings you might not have otherwise found in your regular search efforts. 

And also, don't neglect previously noted opportunities closing this week.

Our pals at tech-focused PR firm RH Strategic have let us know that they’re still looking to fill this Senior Associate, Public Affairs post – 4-6 years of agency, client, and team management experience required, as well as exceptional writing skills. 

M+R is seeking a Social Media Strategist with 5+ years’ experience that demonstrates understanding of the value of social media in pursuing goals and the know-how to build social media strategies & tactics to get there – DC, New York, Los Angeles or Oakland, CA

Georgetown-based public affairs cabal Story Partners has shared these opportunities with us (scroll to find):
The Glen Echo Group has let us know about this fresh Associate post at their downtown DC HQ – 2+ years’ experience in PR & strategic communications at an agency, campaign, or in-house setting desired.

The American Institute of Architects is recruiting a Manager, Public Affairs with 3-5 years of related experience including work on public relations campaigns, along with copywriting, social media & project management skills.

The Partnership for Public Service is actively recruiting for these:
The Human Rights Campaign has just passed along this Membership Coordinator post best suited to candidates with 2-3 years of experience working in member relations and/or customer service.

Since we messed up the link to Stratacomm’s Account Supervisor opportunity on Friday, well note it again today – 5-7 years of experience supporting and managing communications campaigns and/or communicating on public affairs issues; agency background preferred.

Here are some senior-level opportunities with senior advocacy group LeadingAge:
Sasha Bruce Youthwork, a nonprofit working to improve the lives of youth & families in the DC area, seeks Major Gift Officer with 5+ years’ of individual giving experience, including success bringing in gifts of $10k or more – see also main career page. 

International Justice MissionDigital Marketing Project Manager – 3 +years of experience in project management and operations required; project management certification a plus

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD except as otherwise noted
Young Audiences/Arts for LearningGift & Event Coordinator (pdf) – 2-3 years of development experience desired – Baltimore, MD – see also main career page

Namati is working to create a global cadre of grassroots legal advocates who working to advance justice and is looking for a Digital Communications Officer – position can be located in DC, Sierra Leone or Kenya – see also main career page

George Washington University
Public affairs firm kglobal seeks Interns for the Spring 2018 term – real work on real clients promised

Hispanic Communications NetworkMedia & Affiliate Relations Freelancer or Intern – part-time native and/or advanced Spanish-proficiency a must

1105 Media
– opportunities supporting their Government Information Group
People for the American WayPolitical Associate – temporary position ending Dec. 2017

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Your Sunday Repeats Set on Saturday
Before you tuck into this posted-early run of previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week, please check out Washingtonian's Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival – Nov. 16 at the Long View Gallery near the DC Convention Center; and act fast: discounted pricing for this can't miss event disappears Oct. 9.

National Association of Student Financial Aid AdministratorsReporter – $54k- $58k – Oct. 9 

University of MarylandSenior Communications CoordinatorOct. 9 

Embassy of CanadaPolicy Office, State Engagement – representing Ontario interests – $82k – Oct. 10

African Development FoundationExternal Engagement Specialist – $66k-$103k – Oct. 10

Indian Health ServiceSupervisory Legislative Specialist – $131k-$161k – Oct. 10

Institute for Current World AffairsExecutive Director (pdf) – Oct. 10

National Science FoundationSupervisory Public Affairs Specialist for External Affairs – $131k-$161k – Oct. 10

Office of Disability Employment PolicySupervisory Policy Advisor – $131k-$161k – Oct. 10

Prince George's County Public SchoolsDigital & Visual Communications Specialist (search keyword IRC101372) – $69k-$124k – Upper Marlboro, MD – Oct. 10

Inter-American Development BankCommunications Consultant – 19-month term – Oct. 11

Midwestern Democratic House MemberCommunications DirectorOct. 12

American Public Health Association
Senior Manager, Government RelationsOct. 13

George Mason University Communications Officer/Mobile Journalist – $48k – Oct. 13

House of Representatives/Office of the Clerk
National Defense University FoundationOutreach & Development CoordinatorOct. 13

Public Religion Research InstituteDirector of CommunicationsOct. 13 

Senior Midwestern Republican House MemberStaff AssistantOct. 13 

Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) – Legislative CorrespondentOct. 15

Friday, October 6, 2017

All Out; Fall Out

We're fired up as the Nats step once again unto the postseason breach, football in in full swing even as the Skins get a weekend off, and the Caps emerge from their fitful Summer sleep with a late-game Ovi outburst.  And there's beer-fests, too.  If you just stay away from politics, it's a glorious time to be alive.  Happy Friday & enjoy the jobs.

Stratacomm is recruiting for an energetic & well-rounded Account Supervisor (link now fixed) with 5-7 years of experience supporting and managing communications campaigns and/or communicating on public affairs issues; agency background preferred.

Our friends at the Center for Science in the Public Interest are actively recruiting for these opportunities:
Inter-American Development BankCommunications Consultant – 19-month term – knowledge in areas related to communications, journalism, public relations or finance preferred – apply by Oct. 11

Greenpeace has extended the deadlines on a couple of these opportunities:
Kimberly ClarkSenior Manager, Government Relations – 5+ years’ government relations/lobbying or Hill experience desired, particularly in policy areas such as tax, energy, transportation, environment, trade and employment/labor.

British Embassy
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (scroll to find) – see also main career page
New with Conservation International since our late-Aug. check-in:
American UniversityAssociate Director, Research & Prospect Management – seeking candidates with 5+ years’ experience in prospect research and management or similar positions involving data analytics, data mining, biographical/genealogical research or financial research.

International Rescue Committee – see also main career page
Pew Charitable TrustsOfficer, Advertising Strategy – significant experience implementing cross-channel paid media strategies at a digital or creative agency, nonprofit or association preferred.

International Campaign for Tibet
Government health & human services provider MAXIMUS seeks Communications Specialist with 5+ years relevant experience; science communications background preferred. 

Atlantic Media
As you look at these National Restaurant Association jobs, don't miss the Eater series on the uncertain future of iconic casual dining chains
Best wishes for a super-fabulous weekend your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource as beer-festive season remains continues:

Thursday, October 5, 2017

It's Thursday....

.... and it's again a work in progress.  Check back for more additions. [edit: all finished]

1) The World Wildlife Fund has passed along this fresh Strategic Engagements Associate post suited for candidates with a blend of a conservation science-related work/academic background & science communications experience – one year term.

2-3) We have it on good authority that our friends at CLS Strategies are actively recruiting for these posts:
4) The National Association of Community Health Centers is seeking a Graphic Design Specialist with 4+ years’ experience in graphic design including designing materials for the federal government, public health organizations or associations – see also main career page

5-8) Connections Media has just shared a handful of downtown DC & midtown East NYC-based opportunities:
9) Georgetown UniversityGraphic Designer supporting the Center for New Designs in Learning and Scholarship

10) Institute for Current World AffairsExecutive Director (pdf) – apply by Oct. 10

11) Middle East Institute Interns, Spring 2018 – apply by Nov. 15

12-13) Nature Conservancy
14) Operation HomefrontVice President of Communication & Outreach

15) PeratonDirector of Marketing & Communications (scroll to find) – Secret/Top Secret clearability required

16) Per the comments field, we see that a Spring 2018 Communications Intern post is available with First Focus, a group working to ensure that the interests of children & families are a priority in federal policy & budget decisions – apply by Oct 31

17) American Planning AssociationState Government Affairs Associate – apply by Oct. 20

18-20) American Society of Civil Engineers
21) CHIEFCommunications Assistant

22) Howard UniversityCommunications Content Specialist

23-25) Smithsonian Institution (scroll to find)
26) ACLUFederal Immigration Policy Counsel

27) Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf & Hard of HearingPublic Relations Coordinator – $35k-$40k

28-29) Catholic University
30) Center for Global DevelopmentVice President of Development – search managed by Diversified Search

31) DC Bar AssociationDevelopment Specialist (scroll to find) – see also main career page

32) Notre Dame University of MarylandSpecial Events Manager – Baltimore, MD

33) University of MarylandCommunications Coordinator supporting the Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology – apply by Nov. 6

34) Western Governors UniversityDirector of External Affairs – remote/home-based

35) WETACoordinator, Direct Response Fundraising

36) Advancement ProjectCommunications Associate

37) American College of CardiologySocial Media Specialist

38) American Council on EducationPublic Affairs Associate

39) American Public Health Association Senior Manager, Government Relations – apply by Oct. 13

40) Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery CountyCommunications & Public Relations Manager (pdf) – low $40k

41) Capitol OneDirector, Digital Communications

42) George Washington’s Mount VernonEvents & Protocol Coordinator (scroll to find) – temporary position

43) Malaria No MoreSenior Communications Manager – Seattle, WA

44) Natural Resources Governance InstituteSenior Director of Development – DC or New York – search managed by Koya Leadership Partners

45) VisaCoordinator, Government Relations
more to come OK, we're done –

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Put in Your Bid

The Glen Echo Group has passed along this Senior Associate opportunity suited for candidates with 5-7 years of public relations & strategic communications experience and ability to translate complicated issues into simple, compelling messaging strategies.

Per Monday’s comments, we see that Crowell & Moring is looking for a PR & Internal Communications Coordinator (scroll down to DC opportunities) – 3+ years’ relevant experience required; legal sector or PR agency background preferred.

International maternal/family health mainstay Jhpiego has let us know that they are actively recruiting for these Baltimore-based opportunities:
Personal Care Products CouncilCommunications & Digital Media Senior Specialist – 5-7 years of experience in public relations, communications, and/or public affairs required; agency experience preferred – apply by Oct. 20

Outreach StrategiesAccount Exec/Senior Account Exec – 1-3 (AE) or 3-5 (SAE) years of experience in public relations, public affairs, government relations, non-profit communications or related field desired.

Share Our StrengthAssociate, National Partner Engagement – 9-month term – your 3+ years’ experience should include working with K-12 schools.

Children’s National Health System
Oxfam AmericaPress Officer, Humanitarian – 3-5 years of experience in PR desired, ideally specializing in humanitarian work or the promotion of advocacy campaigns – DC or Boston, MA

Opportunities with Better Markets, an independent organization promoting the public interest in the financial markets:
Public Policy Institute of CaliforniaDirector of Media & Web – 7+ years’ experience in a communications and media-related function required, ideally in a policy research setting – San Francisco, CA

USAID/Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster AssistantStrategic Communications Deputy Team Leader (pdf) – $94k-$123k – apply by Oct. 16

Capitol Hill
National Association of CountiesCommunications Director – 5+ years of experience in strategic communications & media relations required, as well as knowledge of county, state & federal intergovernmental structure & relationships.

New with the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts since our mid-Aug. check in:
Government Publishing OfficePublic Relations Specialist – $66k-$103k – apply by Oct. 17

Mystery associationMarketing/Communications Coordinator – contract status – search managed by the Creative Group

Ocean Conservancy
Dept. of the InteriorPublic Affairs Specialist supporting the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations – $66k-$123k – apply by Oct. 17

Powell TateCommunications Intern and Analytics Intern – Spring 2018 – apply by Oct. 31

University of Virginia
– Charlottesville, Va.
... and finally: you can head over to Ebay to put your CV in for this Government Relations Manager post, where you would helm small business advocacy/grassroots efforts, or put in a bid for this handsome 1984 Ibanez Steve Lukather Roadstar II guitar.  Or you could even do both!

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Tuesday Spotlight: Digital Communications & Social Media

For your Tuesday specialty programming, we hone on on jobs in the digital & online communications and social media space. 

American Immigration Lawyers AssociationOnline Editorial Associate

American Red CrossSocial Engagement Strategist/Online Community Manager

B'nai B'rith InternationalDigital Media Strategist (scroll to find)

Booz Allen Hamilton
Bullis SchoolWebsite Manager

Chapman Cubine & HusseyDigital Specialist

CHIEFDigital Strategist

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Digital Media Specialist – $42k-$48k – Lanham, MD – apply by Oct. 20

Colon Cancer AllianceDigital Marketing Associate (scroll to find)

CSRADigital Marketing/Outreach Specialist supporting the Defense Acquisition University – Fort Belvoir, Va.

Exponent PhilanthropyContent Manager (pdf)

Families Against Mandatory MinimumsDigital Advocacy/Engagement Manager

gmmbSenior Digital Strategist

Hemophilia Federation of AmericaDigital Communications Manager

Human Rights CampaignDigital Media Manager

Leadership Conference on Civil & Human RightsDigital Media Producer/Designer (pdf)

M+R – multiple online/social media related posts (scroll to find) – DC & other major cities

Maga Design GroupContent Strategist

Mothership Strategies
Mystery employerWeb Content Coordinator – search managed by the Creative Group

Mystery employer Web Content Strategist – 6-month contract – search managed by the Eliassen Group 

National Air & Space MuseumDigital Content Specialist – $54k-$71k – apply by Oct. 17

National Foundation for Cancer ResearchDigital Marketing Manager

Palladian Partners Web Content Editor

PBSManager, Social Media

Prince George's County Public SchoolsDigital & Visual Communications Specialist (search keyword IRC101372) – $69k-$124k – Upper Marlboro, MD – apply by Oct. 10

TEGNADigital Content Producer

Wounded Warrior Project
Digital Communications Specialist – DC, New York, Richmond, Va. or Fayetteville, NC

Monday, October 2, 2017

We're Blocked for a Clever Title*, but Have Lots of Fine New Jobs Start Your Week

Hello Monday job-browsers!  Don't forget yesterday's run of previously noted opportunities closing this week.

Reminder: meets reps from 250+ graduate programs in social work, public policy, nonprofit management, international affairs, public interest law, social entrepreneurship & other disciplines at thew, social entrepreneurship & other disciplines at the DC Idealist Grad Fairtoday, Oct. 2 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the Washington Convention Center.

Here’s a very fresh Communications Manager opportunity with the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy suited for candidates with 5+ years of PR/media relations experience; knowledge of energy issues preferred.

We think this Director, Policy Communications post with CARE is newly-added since we noted opportunities there on Friday – 7+ years’ experience in advocacy/policy and/or communications strategy desired.

New with Edelman PR since our late-August check-in:
BRTRC seeks Marketing/Communications Manager with 7+ years of progressively responsible experience in marketing, public relations, branding or related area; background supporting Federal government/DoD organizations preferred

National Association for the Education of Young Children
Mystery international development non-profitDonor Relations Assistant – temporary position – $15-$18/hr – search managed by Beacon Hill Staffing

World BankCommunications Officer supporting the Ethics & Business Conduct Vice Presidency – 5+ years of proven & relevant experience required – apply today, Oct. 2

Fresh opportunities with international industrial manufacturing colossus Siemens:
Catholic Charities/Archdiocese of WashingtonDirector of Communications & Marketing – 7+  years of experience developing and executing communications plans, media relations & publicity efforts required.

Here’s a fresh Public Relations Manager post with Howard University Hospital – seeking candidates experienced with media outlets that cover issues germane to Howard University Hospital, higher education in general & historically black colleges and universities.

Makovsky Integrated Communications
National Defense University FoundationOutreach & Development Coordinator – nonprofit background & experience with database/fundraising software preferred – lovely Fort McNair location – apply by Oct. 13

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD
The Sasakawa Peace Foundation, a nonprofit focused on U.S.-Japan relations, seeks Communications Manager (pdf) with 3-5 years of experience in PR, communications & journalism; Japanese language skills a plus – a Fellowship opportunity in the security/foreign policy area is also available, starting as early as November; apply by Oct. 15

New with the Council on Foreign Relations since our mid-August check-in:
Active Minds, a nonprofit organization supporting mental health awareness & education for students, seeks Director of Development (scroll to find) with experience in the full spectrum of development work, particularly solicitations, stewardship and donor recognition as well as success on soliciting gifts of $10K & above.

Some promising out-of-town opportunities with the Audubon Society:
Fannie Mae Vice President for External Communications – 15+ years’ experience in communications and/or external/public relations desired, including substantial management work; big thinkers & fearless types encouraged.

New from George Mason University
Mystery Arlington employer Web Communications Coordinator – freelance position – 2+ years of experience and facility with HTML, Javascript & Adobe Creative Suite desired – search managed by the Creative Group

Equal Justice Works
AARPWriter/Editor/Producer – exceptional writing & editing skills and a proven track record creating journalism of the highest standards for multiple formats & platforms desired.
New with ICF International since our mid-Sept. check-in:
Association of Catholic Colleges & UniversitiesCommunications Assistant – $47k-$52k –3-5 years of experience in communications & familiarity with non-profits, higher education, or faith-based organizations preferred – apply by Nov. 1

George Washington University
Society for NeuroscienceDigital Content Assistant – 2 years’ related experience & excellent writing & editing skills desired.

* We did come up with "Welcome to Oct-2-berfest" – you know, today being October 2 and all... but quickly decided that was awful.  Feel free to annoy your colleagues, friends, etc. with that lousy pun today; we take no responsibility for any resulting diminishment in their eyes or actual physical harm you may suffer.