Thursday, March 8, 2018

Your Thursday Set

Some more nice direct-to-us submissions before the rest of your Thursday just-the-jobs set.

1) The American Association for Justice – the group known as the Association of Trial Lawyers of America up until 2006 – are seeking a Press/Social Media Assistant with previous social media/online communications experience – 2-3+ years’ service in a Capitol Hill, campaign or public relations environment would be preferred.

2) River Horse Communications, a self-described boutique and growing communications firm specializing in writing and editorial services, seeks Senior Staff Writer (pdf) with 3-5 years of professional writing & editing experience, along w/ strong research skills – remote-based within DC area.

3) The National Juvenile Defender Center is seeking a Strategic Communications Manager with 3-5 years’ experience along with excellent writing & editing skills that demonstrate disdain for status-quo language & your willingness to push boundaries when it comes to messaging.

4) The Hatcher Group is recruiting for a Communications Associate with 1-3 years’ relevant experience & interest in working on issues including K-12 education, poverty & social justice – Bethesda-based

5) Americans For Tax Fairness seeks Communications Director with 7+ years’ experience in strategic communications, including media relations & social media – familiarity with economic, tax & budget issues a plus – search managed by Democracy Partners

6-7) Mobility Lab, a Rosslyn-based think tank that researches & communicates why and how we make our decisions about transportation, has let us know they actively recruiting for these posts – see also main career page
8) Raise DC, a group working to improve educational outcomes for Washington DC youth, seeks Executive Director with demonstrated success in organizational development, continuous improvement, strategic planning, consensus building, and management of people, processes & budgets – apply by Mar. 12

9) Administrative Office of the U.S. CourtsWriter/Editor – $68k-$129k – apply by Mar. 15

10) Alliance for Health ReformInterns – Summer 2018 – apply by Mar. 17

11) American Psychiatric AssociationManager, Digital Marketing

12) AppianSenior Director, Content Marketing

13) Audi of America Communications Intern – Summer 2018

14) Booz Allen HamiltonDigital Marketing Strategist

15) Brookings InstitutionInterns, Summer 2018 – apply by Mar. 9

16) Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesPublic Affairs Specialist – $96k-$126k – apply by Mar. 16

17) City Parks AllianceCommunications Manager

18) ComcastSenior Director, Public Policy

19-20) Howard University
21-24) Georgetown University
25) MSL GroupResearch & Insights Specialist

26) National Alliance for Public Charter SchoolsDirector, Media Relations

27) National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community DevelopmentDeputy Director of External Affairs – $80k-$105k – apply by Mar. 31 – search managed by Ettleson & Associates

28-33) Nature Conservancy
34-37) Truth Initiative
38) U.S. ArmyPublic Affairs Specialist – $96k-$126k – Secret clearance required – apply by Mar. 19

39) World BankSenior Communications Officer – focus in expanding the Bank’s engagement with a stakeholders including civil society, faith based and religious groups, parliamentarians & influencers – apply by Mar. 27

40-43) World Resources Institute

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