Thursday, March 16, 2017

March Happiness

Here's a smaller-than-usual Thursday just-the-jobs set, albeit with some nice direct-to-us submissions and other intriguing finds, to keep you occupied before March Madness kicks into full fear this afternoon.

1) The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids has just passed along this Head of Campaigns & Strategy for International Industry Accountability opportunity – 7+ years’ experience in developing, implementing, and overseeing campaigns related to a corporate sector required, as well as In-depth knowledge of industry strategies & tactics to used influence public health policy.

2) While this Director of Government Relations (pdf) post with the National Network to End Domestic Violence notes priority status for applications received by Mar. 15, it was just passed along to us yesterday, so it appears they’re still looking for quality applicants – $89k-$105k – extensive legislative/advocacy experience desired.

3) The Association for Accessible Medicines is seeking a Director of Communications (pdf) with 5+ years’ experience & exceptional writing & editing skills; healthcare-related background highly desirable.

4-5) Fresh opportunities with Fintrac, a consulting company developing agricultural solutions to end hunger and poverty.
6-7) The National Geographic Society has let us know about these two Summer 2107 Intern posts to fill – can also search here, using req # or internship job function noted, and other intern posts appear available:
8-11) Atlantic Council of the U.S. (scroll to find, except for interns link)
12) Brookings InstitutionCommunications Manager, Metropolitan Policy Program

13) Georgetown UniversityDevelopment Associate, Parents

14) Hill+Knowlton StrategiesFellow, Corporate Advisory Practice – 6-month term – $15/hr

15-16) Inter-American Development Bank
17) JRB CommunicationsCommunications Assistant – $17/hr

18-19) Nature Conservancy
20) Texas Public Policy FoundationVice President of Communications – Austin, TX – search managed by Talent Market

21) World Resources InstituteCommunications/Operations Intern – 6-month term, starting in May – paid-position


Gordon said...

National Home Infusion Association - Marketing Communications Manager

Salary: $70,000 range


The National Home Infusion Association (NHIA) is seeking a self-directed Marketing Communications Manager to promote national trade association that represents companies that provide infusion and specialty pharmacy products and services to home-based patients. The ideal candidate has 3-5 years of experience with excellent writing skills that can be used across all media platforms.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The Marketing Communications Manager will plan, develop, and execute strategic communications activities to promote association and its products, programs, and services to members and external stakeholders through all media form. Responsibilities include:

· Write copy for e-blasts, social media, web, conference materials, blogs, news releases, speeches, talking points, and association magazine articles.
· Promote association’s annual conference and grow attendance through print, electronic, and digital promotional materials including preliminary and onsite programs and advertisements.
· Develop and execute innovative, results-oriented digital marketing strategy.
· Manage and coordinate the promotion and production of the association’s webinar series.
· Develop and post web content as part of an integrated communications strategy.
· Support media relations activities with news releases, op-eds and talking points.


· Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, or related field and 3-5 years of communications experience, preferably in healthcare.
· Exceptional writing and proofreading skills with impeccable attention to details is a MUST.
· Demonstrated success in implementing highly creative digital strategy and social media campaigns that elevate awareness of organization and engage, inform, inspire and motivate.
· Project management skills with the ability to deliver results on time and quality.
· Knowledge of principles and practices of effective website design with hands-on experience and proficiency using latest content management systems to edit or publish web content.

About NHIA

NHIA is an equal opportunity employer and offers a competitive salary and benefits, a collaborative work environment, and a path for advancement. The Association is a $4 million organization with a staff of 15. NHIA is located within one-block walking distance of the Alexandria King Street Metro in the west end of Old Town Alexandria. For confidential consideration, send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to: (include Marketing Communications Manager) in the subject line.

Gordon said... - Communications Associate is a venture-backed geospatial data company focused on Africa and other emerging markets. Our proprietary database is the world’s best source of granular, subnational data on African consumers. Our clients include investors, Fortune 500 companies, development agencies, governments, and development finance institutions.

We’re looking for a Communications Associate to help us tell our story. Send a resume and cover letter to Put "Communications Associate" in the subject line.