Wednesday, April 12, 2017

What's on Our Mind This Morning?

First off, we're sorry to hear that guitarist John Geils (as in J. Geils Band) has left the stage.  In happier and more-relevant-to-this-site's-focus news, the new Administration's federal hiring freeze is thawing.  And finally, it appears that you can start printing those Ahmadinejad in 2017 t-shirts.  Enjoy the day and the jobs.

You can discount the Nov. 2016 date noted in this listing for an Online Communications Coordinator with our friends at the Center for Science in the Public Interest, as we’ve been assured they are actively recruiting for this post – experience in communications, public relations, or issue advocacy is highly desirable, as well as facility in social media & related applications.

The New America Foundation has passed along this entry-level Graphic Designer opportunity with an Apr. 21 application deadline and has also let us know that they are still looking to fill a few Summer 2017 Intern (scroll to find) posts noted.

We have it on good authority that microfinance & development group Accion is actively seeking a Social Media Strategist with 5+ years of experience in independent daily management of social media for a medium-to-large organization, preferably in the international development or finance sector.

The Maryland Democratic Party is seeking a Digital Communications Manager to join their Annapolis-based team; your 2+ years’ relevant experience should demonstrate your abilities in social media, web management & producing audio/visual content for online purposes. 

International Monetary Fund (scroll to find or search using job #)
SamsungU.S. Government Relations Senior Manager – 12+ years in advocacy role required, preferably in the tech industry with an emphasis on building Democratic relationships in the House & Senate.

The Children’s Partnership – see also main career page
Global Network Initiative Policy Director – at least 5 years’ experience in international human rights law or policy, corporate social responsibility, or technology policy desired – apply by Apr. 24

Northrop Grumman
Executive Communications Manager – exceptional speech-writing and presentation development skills – Linthicum, MD – can also search here, using req ID 16012906

New at with the Kennedy Center since our mid-March check-in:
Leadership RoundtableCommunications & Marketing Manager – 5+ years’ relevant mar/comm experience required

DC Dept. of General ServicesPublic Information Officer – $110k-$154k – apply by Apr. 14

Capitol Hill
  1. North Carolina DemocratLegislative Director
  2. Midwest RepublicanDeputy Press Secretary
  3. Senior RepublicanMilitary Legislative Assistant
  4. Energy & Commerce Committee, Democratic StaffPress Assistant
  5. Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) – Staff Assistant – based in Northern KY district office
  6. E&C Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations, Democratic Staff Legal Fellow
  7. Rep. Jim Renacci (R-OH) – Intern
  8. Rep. Tom Reed (R-NY) – Intern
  9. Committee on Oversight & Reform, Democratic StaffDigital Intern
Government IT services provider CSRA seeks Communications Specialist with 3+ years’ relevant experience and a Secret-level security clearance.

Opportunities with early childhood nutritional health advocate 1,000 Days:
Administrative Office of the U.S. CourtsPublic Affairs Specialist/Web Communications – $66k-$126k – apply by Apr. 21

United Way
University of VirginiaAssistant Director of Development, Healthcare Philanthropy – $55k-$62k – described an entry-level gift officer position – Charlottesville, Va.