Wednesday, June 14, 2017

We've Got the Good Stuff Today!

Lot of great & interesting opportunities across the public affairs space to unpack in today's mostly- just-the-jobs style set.  Enjoy.

But first: interested in non-profit finance & grant accounting?  The American Bar Associations’ Rule of Law Initiative is hosting an online Finance Careers Fair to help connect with job seeking non-profit finance professionals on Friday, June 16th from noon to 1:00 pm.  Participants can learn about career paths in finance and grant accounting at ABA ROLI, ask questions of an ABA ROLI Recruiter in real time, and hear directly from members of their Finance team.  Recruiters will also be available after the presentation for Q&A and to speak with interested individuals in ten minute, one-on-one sessions (though 2:30 pm).

TO RSVP: Please send an email to indicating your interest and attaching a copy of your resume. You will receive a confirmation response with further information about accessing the event. As space is limited, priority will be given to participants interested in careers in financing an accounting.

1) The Information Technology & Innovation Association is in search mode for a Communications Director with at least 5 years’ experience and a strong track record of achieving measurable results through media outreach, including placing op-eds and generating coverage for topical research reports and events.

2) The Center for Science in the Public Interest passed along this call for a Digital Communications Coordinator with 1-2 experience in digital communications in an advocacy campaign environment, as well as facility with CRM & CMS systems and photo/video editing software.

3) The White House Historical Association is actively recruiting for this Director of Marketing post – 5+  years marketing experience and basic proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite required, along with a creative mindset and strong brand alignment, writing & editing skills.

4-8) Indivisible, the recently-hatched anti-Trump-agenda agitator collective, has passed along this Policy Manager for Foreign Policy/National Security (pdf) post suited for candidates with foreign policy, foreign aid, national security, constitutional law, terrorism, nuclear nonproliferation, and/or civil rights experience.  Other slots we see on their career page include:
9) Via Monday’s comments we find this freelance Media Relations Consultant opportunity with the Association of Performing Arts Professionals promoting their early 2018 annual conference in NYC – not an in-office position, but DC or New York-based candidates preferred – July 2017 through Jan. 2018 term

10) The American Bus Association seeks Member Engagement Coordinator to handle a range of duties including responding to member queries, invoicing, event support, outreach, database entry, quality service checks, and committee coordination – NOMA location

11) This is a little outside of our regular wheelhouse, but perhaps some of would be interested in supporting EDC’s Suicide Prevention Resource Center as a Prevention Specialist working with state & campus grantees – experience in these settings and in behavioral health/suicide prevention desired 9-month term – DC or Waltham, MA

12) Hamilton Place Strategies is recruiting for full-time & paid Intern slots for the Fall 2017 season – preference for candidates with experience conducting research & performing financial or economic analysis, distilling complex ideas & concepts into a digestible format.

13-14) AbbVie (search DC location or use req ID)
15-16) Accenture
17-19) Aerospace Industries Association
20-21) American Immigration Lawyers Association
22) American Red Cross Senior Media Relations Specialist

23) Booz Allen Hamilton Communications Consultant, Mid-level

24-25) Burson-Marsteller
26-29) Capitol Hill
30) Carnegie InstitutionCommunications & Digital Media Coordinator supporting the Department of Terrestrial Magnetism – apply by June 22

31-34) Center for International Private Enterprise (scroll to find)
35) CFA Society Washington, DCDigital Marketing Coordinator – $40k-$50k

36) ChevronGovernment Affairs Project Coordinator – apply by June 18

37-38) Child Trends – see also main career page
39) Cisco SystemsSenior Manager, Government Affairs

40) Community Action PartnershipProgram Associate, Communications & Branding (scroll to find) – $48k-$52k

41-46) Council of State Governments – New York, except as otherwise noted:
47) CVS HealthGovernment Affairs Executive Advisor

48) Federal Bar AssociationCommunications Coordinator

49-52) Multiple new opportunities available with the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology and affiliate members – see also main career page:
53) LyftFederal Government Relations Professional

54) Merck Director, U.S. Policy Communications and Media

55) National Park FoundationSenior Director, Communications (pdf)

56) Navy Federal Credit UnionSocial Media Strategist

57) PATH Admin Assistant, Public Policy & Advocacy

58-59) PBS
60) RaytheonPublic Affairs Manager

61-63) University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.
64) U.S. ArmyEditor/Publication Specialist supporting the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction – $54k-$103k – apply by June 28

65) WalgreensRegional Director, Government Relations – Hyde Park, NY

1 comment:

The National Institute for Lobbying and Ethics said...

Greetings! We (The National Institute for Lobbying & Ethics) have an opportunity coming up next week for those interested in pursuing careers and connections in the government affairs/lobbying sector. It's a speed networking event, and the goal is to bring together professionals looking for new opportunities and industry-specific recruiters/HR folks. Event registration includes two drink tickets and a variety of appetizers. Starting promptly at 6:30pm at Bullfeathers on Thursday, June 22nd. Advance registration is required!

For more information and to register:!event/2017/6/22/speed-networking-event

We are also interested in speaking to any additional hiring/HR folks who might be interested in attending - please reach out to us separately because we have a special code for you to register - email