Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Ethics, Justice, Revolution & Freedom

The Children’s Hospital Association is actively recruiting for an Advocacy & Outreach Specialist with at least 3-5 years of experience in social media & other forms of advocacy communications; WordPress & grassroots/advocate database software skills also sought.

The government transparency & anti-corruption enthusiasts at Citizens for Responsibility & Ethics in Washington has let us know they are actively recruiting for these:
Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production, a global social compliance group dedicated to promoting safe, lawful, humane & ethical manufacturing practices worldwide, seeks Communications Manager (scroll to find) with 5+ years of experience in communications, marketing or a related field.

The Institute for Justice has shared these opportunities with us:
  • Director of Communications – at least 5 years of experience successfully pitching stories & a demonstrated ability to shape institutional messages & strategy desired.
  • Community Outreach Manager – at least 3 years of professional experience & a commitment to free markets, limited government & individual rights sought.
Per the comments section, we’re alerted to this available-ASAP Communications Intern (scroll to find) post with the Computer & Communications Industry Association – strong writing & editing skills plus experience managing multiple social media platforms desired.

Adeso/African Development SolutionsSenior Communications Officer (scroll down approx. 2/3) – 2-3 years’ work experience in communications &marketing plus social media expertise will merit your consideration – apply by Mar. 6

Revolution Messaging
American Society of Clinical OncologyGrassroots Advocacy Specialist – 5+ years’ experience in government relations or grassroots advocacy required, healthcare background a plus 

National Association of States United for Aging & DisabilitiesCommunications & Research Assistant – academic background in public/health policy, public administration, social work or related field preferred – apply by Mar. 16

American Wind Energy Association
Alliance Pointe is seeking a Marketing Communications Consultant on a contingent basis to support a contract for a federal government expected to begin in March 2018. Employment is based on award and client approval; project involves supporting client internal communications strategy.

Capitol Hill
FTI ConsultingConsultant, Digital & Creative Communications – focus on designing creative and engaging graphics & online media for FTI clients involving branding & corporate communications; highly proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite is requirement #1.

EveryLife Foundation for Rare DiseasesProgram Manager for Rare Disease Legislative Advocates – seeking candidates with 3-5 years of experience in health advocacy or direct legislative experience at the state and/or federal level

Union of Concerned Scientists
FHI 360Senior Communications Specialist – 5+ years' experience with strategic communication, health communication, marketing, public relations, advertising or similar field desired; background working in diabetes and/or with vulnerable populations a plus. 

Kids in Need of Defense– see also main career page
Pro Bono InstituteCommunications & Development Associate (pdf) – 3-5 years’ experience in communications, marketing, development or related role required, as well as facility with social media

U.S. Commission on International Religious FreedomDirector of Communications – $100k-$140k – apply by Mar. 8

George Mason University

Maryland Aviation AdministrationSocial Media Manager – $44k-$75k – located at BWI Airport in Linthicum, MD – apply by Mar. 6

University of Virginia
Assistant Director of Reunion Giving – $45k-$50k – previous fundraising experience & higher education background preferred – Charlottesville, Va. 

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Gordon said...

Sunshine Sachs - Account Manager, Strategy & Crisis

Sunshine Sachs is hiring for a position on its Strategy & Crisis team that will support a variety of clients out of the DC office, including executives, corporate and consumer accounts, and organizations. We are looking for someone who is passionate about their work, is cool and calm pressure, has a startup mentality, is a team player, and loves to work hard and have fun in the process. The ideal candidate should have relevant PR experience, established press contacts, strong media relations skills and a heightened awareness of current affairs. Political, campaign, and government experience a plus! Strong writing skills a must.

About Sunshine Sachs:

Sunshine Sachs is a full-service communications firm with a scope reaching well beyond the capabilities of a traditional PR firm. Sunshine Sachs is built on the notion that good ideas have the power to change the world we live in, shape our cultural conventions and create new models of success in every industry. Our clients include the most notable brands and personalities spanning entertainment, fashion, music and sports. We also represent some of the world’s most impactful nonprofits and political mainstays, content creators and innovators.

Desired Skills & Experience:

• 5-7 years working in PR, specific experience in Political Campaigns, documentary film, non- profit, social action campaigns, and social tech preferred.
• Ability to work with others in a small team environment.
• Strong core communication skills including media relations, writing, editing and persistence.
• Ability to build and/or maintain very organized document templates and databases that can easily be updated by others on the team.
• Excellent speaking and writing skills to handle daily pitching and reporting.
• A growing rolodex of press contacts across broadcast, print and online; including news, business, lifestyle/culture, tech and entertainment.
• Proficient in Microsoft Office and quick learner with new software.
• A strong understanding of utilizing online and network-based tools for research, asset archiving and database purposes.
• Eager to work on a small but growing team, brings energy, enthusiasm and desire to support a growing business.
• Social media savvy.
• Detail oriented.
• Desire to over-deliver rather than meet expectations.
• Creative thinking and a problem-solving attitude.

All applicants should send resumes and cover letters to: with job title in subject line.