Friday, February 10, 2017

We See Mountain Living in Your Future

Goldbug Strategies, a consulting firm that helps clinical test developers & medical device manufacturers gain FDA approval, is looking for an Admin Assistant with experience supporting lawmakers, lobbyists or other executives – professionalism & ability to anticipate admin needs their consultants highly valued.

We noted this Communications Manager opportunity with the Renewable Fuels Association in yesterday’s set – but this version linked today has more direct how-to-apply info included – 1–2 years of communications experience & excellent writing skills required.

The National Fish & Wildlife Foundation has just put the call out for Manager, Digital Media with at least five years’ relevant experience and facility w/ HTML, content management systems, SEO & other digital media tools/practices – see also main career page

This Business Analyst opportunity with the Patient Access Network Foundation is a little outside our regular focus here, but perhaps one of you (or someone you know) has the 1-2 years’ experience in healthcare & web-based software application development they’re looking for; familiarity with pharmacy benefit managers & Medicare a plus.

Pew Charitable Trusts
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has a Digital Press Secretary post listed among a wealth of other campaign-related opportunities

Wittenberg Weiner Consulting
FacebookPublic Policy Manager, Content – seeking candidates with 4+ years of relevant work experience in policy, policy enforcement, or public policy, with an emphasis on technology

American University
Heritage FoundationExecutive Assistant to the VP, External Relations – seeking candidates with 3-5 years’ admin experience, particularly in a busy setting

Public CitizenSocial Media Director (pdf) supporting Global Trade Watch – at least 5 years of social media, video production, online organizing or communications experience required

British Embassy
Out & Equal Director of Government Relations – existing relationships with government agencies relevant organizations desired; knowledge of LGBT issues a definite plus.

Atlantic Media – opportunities supporting AtlanticLIVE
National Consumers LeagueInterns (scroll to find) – communications & policy specialties noted

… and finally: Want to get away from the DC area & breathe clean, crisp mountain air on a daily basis?  Your wish is granted in the form of this Assistant to the Station Manager post at the University of Virginia’s Mountain Lake Biological Station in Pembroke, Va. – $11/hr

Best wishes for a sweet & pleasant weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.


Gordon said...

Association for Advanced Life Underwriting - Advocacy Manager, Federal Advocacy Services

The Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU), the premier advocacy and professional development organization for life insurance distribution nationwide, is seeking an experienced leader to successfully drive its Federal Advocacy Services team as Advocacy Manager, Federal Advocacy Services.

The Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU) is looking for an entrepreneurial, client facing, Advocacy Manager for our largest grassroots consulting partnership. Based in our Capitol Hill office and reporting to the Vice President of Political Affairs.

Responsibilities include:

• Managing day-to-day implementation of grassroots and grasstops engagement activities
for the client, including: in-district meetings, Hill fly-ins, advocate training, and monthly newsletters;
• Tracking and reporting on grassroots activity, Congressional relationship growth, and program effectiveness;
• Providing strategic guidance to the client on advocacy best practices and program

A “perfect fit” for this position is someone who:

• Has a college degree and 4-6 years of experience in advocacy, communications, political campaigns (especially field organizers and managers), or grassroots organizing. Candidates with campaign, Capitol Hill, and/or political consulting experience strongly preferred;
• Is a stellar writer and communicator who can clearly articulate complex ideas,
commands a room, and produces top-notch content;
• Is creative, can think on their feet, good with tight deadlines, and can work just as well independently as on a team;
• Has project management experience but is also willing to take on all aspects of a job – from administrative tasks and program minutia to big picture strategy and implementation;
• Familiarity with financial service industry policy debates is helpful but not required;
• Experience with graphic design, video production, new media, and/or e-newsletter
production is a plus;

Who we are:

For 60 years, AALU has been the trusted, influential voice for the life insurance community in Washington, DC. With a singular focus on the issues impacting life insurance products, professionals, and clients, AALU has a heritage of leadership and success. We provide our members with essential tools and services required to help grow their businesses, serve their clients, and protect the life insurance profession.

Our Government Affairs team is a small but dedicated group of former Hill and campaign staffers. We work hard and set high expectations for ourselves, but also have fun and embrace a team approach in all we do.


Please send a resume and cover letter – detailing why you want to work for AALU, how you will fit into the team, and how your skills/experience fit the position – to Eric Lundberg at

Meg B said...

HI -

We have two openings at First Focus:

Thanks for posting!