Monday, November 18, 2019

You Monday Set

Hello Monday!  Let's get to it, right after previously noted opportunities closing this week. 

Parenthetic, a strategic consultancy helping clients influence attitudes & behaviors, has let us know they are actively recruiting for a Social Media Analyst (scroll to find) with 2+ years of relevant experience in client-facing role & familiarity with social media listening & analytic tools – other research & program support roles also noted.

The World Bank is seeking on an Online Communications Producer on a short-tern consultant basis – strong writing skills & ability to prepare & edit online communication products and develop drafts of complex products in a clear, concise & web-friendly style – apply by Dec. 1

Aerospace Industries Association
Director, Legislative Affairs – 3+ years’ experience on Capitol Hill required; background in international trade and/or defense preferred.

Rep. Pete Olsen (R-TX) is recruiting for Interns for the Spring 2020 term (early Jan. to early May preferred) – superb academic achievement & a demonstrated interest in the political sphere desired – potential for paid positions.

Marriott Corp.
Armed Forces Retirement HomePublic Affairs Program Assistant – $47k-$61k – apply by Nov. 29

Campaign for Tobacco Free KidsAssociate Director, Advocacy supporting the Global Health Advocacy Incubator – 5-7 years of demonstrated experience in working on policy issues in a global context sought; road safety or transportation policy background a plus.

DC Office of Neighborhood Safety and EngagementPublic Information Officer – $93k-$131k – apply by Nov. 23

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD except as otherwise noted
George Mason UniversityVice President of Strategic Communications & Marketing – 10+ years or senior leadership experience overseeing a comprehensive communications program desired – apply by Jan. 9

Federal Railroad AdministrationPublic Affairs Specialist – $83k-$108k – apply by Nov. 29

Public Knowledge
Child Care AwareState Policy Analyst – 5+ years of policy, advocacy, organizing or communications experience desired.

National Association of Letter CarriersPAC Manager & Political Representative – Three to five years’ experience in an FEC compliance, labor, Capitol Hill and/or fundraising setting required.

George Washington University
U. S. Sentencing CommissionPublishing & Public Affairs Specialist – $69k-108k – apply by Dec. 4

GrifolsPublic Affairs Manager, Asia Pacific – seeking candidates with 5+ years’ experience in public affairs or public relations including grassroots activities, preferably with patient and/or community relations exposure, as well as an understanding of basic healthcare policy including Medicare and Medicaid; familiarity with plasma medicines and rare disease communities a plus – DC-based.

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Jobs Revisted

Here's your Sunday rundown of previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.

NASALead Public Affairs Specialist – $117k-$152k – Nov. 18

U.S. Campaign for Palestinian RightsManager/Director of Policy & Advocacy Campaigns – $60k-$70k – Nov. 18

U.S. Commission on International Religious FreedomCommunications Specialist – $50k-$70k – Nov. 18

Washington & Lee UniversityAssistant University Editor – $54k – Lexington, Va. – Nov. 18 

Nature Conservancy
DC Dept. of Health Care Finance Special Projects Officer – $103k-$133k – Nov. 19

DHS/Transportation Services AdministrationWriter/Editor – $54k-$84k – Nov. 20

World BankCommunications Officer, Global Internal EngagementNov. 20

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMedia Relations Officer – $137k-$166k – Nov. 21

Fairfax County Community Outreach Liaison Assistant/Emergency Management Specialist – $51k-$86k – Nov. 22

Maryland-National Capital Park & Planning Commission/Montgomery Parks
Senior Graphic Designer – $54k-$92k – Nov. 22

National Building MuseumDirector of Marketing & CommunicationsNov. 22

National Credit Union Administration Digital Media & Outreach Specialist – $94k-$147k – Nov. 22

University of MarylandMarketing Communications Coordinator, Dept. of English Language & LiteratureNov. 22

Human Rights Watch
British Embassy Senior Congressional Affairs Officer, Defence – $99k – Nov. 24 

DC Office of Victim Services & Justice GrantsProgram Analyst – $76k-$97k – Nov. 24

Friday, November 15, 2019

Big Week, Completed

Hello Friday job-shoppers!  We wrap your Big Week that averaged 52.8 opportunities per day with a nice selection of fresh job & internships – we hope at least a couple were good fits for you!

227-233) NARAL has let us know they are actively recruiting for a number of posts:
234) Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) is seeking a Press Intern for the Spring 2020 term – full-time candidates preferred.

235) Alliance for Regenerative MedicineSenior Director/Vice President, Communications

236-239) American Flood Coalition
240-241) American University
242) British EmbassyProsperity Officer, Climate & Energy – $62k – Boston, MA – apply by Dec. 3

243-244) Center for Strategic & International Studies
245) Congressional Research ServiceResearch Manager, Global & Transnational Affairs – $137k-$166k – apply by Dec. 16

246) DC Office of Victim Services & Justice GrantsProgram Analyst – $76k-$97k – apply by Nov. 24

247) DHS/Transportation Services AdministrationWriter/Editor – $54k-$84k – apply by Nov. 20

248) GenentechSenior Manager, State Public Policy & Reimbursement

249) Heritage FoundationDonor Relations Advancement Specialist

250-251) Human Rights Campaign
252) Mystery marketing communications firmPR Assistant – $45k-$55k – Linthicum Heights, MD

253) Mystery religious advocacy organizationMarketing and Communications Director – $85k-$105k – Leesburg, Va. – search managed by Careers in Nonprofits

254-257) National Park Foundation (scroll to find)
258) Office of the Director of National IntelligenceDirector of Communications – $117k-$166k – apply by Nov. 27

259) OracleDirector, Government Affairs

260) U.S. Agency for Global MediaPress Freedom Editor – $99k-$128k – apply by Nov. 22

261) U.S. Institute for PeaceProgram Assistant, Congressional Relations – $48k

262-263) The Washington Center
264) …. and finally: how about some hop-centric Spring 2020 intern posts to liven up your life?  The beer-baron-built Heurich House Museum has Communications Intern (pdf) and Events Intern (pdf) posts that sound fun – see also main career page and check out this Nov. 21 event heralding the return of Senate Beer there.

Best wishes for a chill (in the good way) weekend from your favorite™ public affairs jobs resource.


Thursday, November 14, 2019

Stay Tuned

We're off to slow start this morning; check in for more throughout the day. [edit: all finished for today]

184) CLS Strategies has let us know about this fresh Managing Associate post suited for candidates with strong writing & research skills, experience in media relations, and ability to formulate creative communications strategies & messages – 4-7 years of experience in journalism, political campaigns, on Capitol Hill, a PR agency, or association background preferred.

185) The University of Maryland is recruiting for a Communications Manager to support the Clark School of Engineering – 5+ years of experience in communications and/or public relations required; background in higher education or familiarity with engineering, scientific, and/or other technical subject matter a plus – apply by Nov. 30

186) The American Council on Renewable Energy has Spring 2020 Intern posts supporting communications, corporate relations, policy & program, and events activities – apply by Nov. 22 – Summer 2020 roles also noted.

187) American Public Health AssociationDirector of Strategic Communications

188-189) Brookings Institution
190-191) C-SPAN
192-193) Washington & Lee University – Lexington, Va.
194) AECOMSenior Vice President, Corporate Communications

195) Computer & Communications Industry AssociationDirector of Public Policy

196-200) Georgetown University
201-202) Institute for Market Transformation
203) Tuvli/AkimaPublic Affairs Specialist supporting the State Dept. Bureau of Conflict & Stabilization Operations – Secret clearance required

204) AmazonPAC Manager

205) American Veterinary Medical AssociationState Policy Analyst – apply by Dec. 8

206-207) Blue Cross/Blue Shield Association
208) Eastern Research GroupEnvironmental Communications Specialist – see also main career page

209) General Motors PAC Manager

210) Inova Health SystemMarketing Communications Executive

211) IntelliwareCommunications Specialist, Writer/Editor – Secret clearance required

212) IntraHealth InternationalAdvocacy Communications Intern supporting the Safeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition – Spring 2020 – DC or Chapel Hill, NC

213) Mystery law firmPolicy Advisor – search managed by NRI Staffing

214-215) National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors – see also main career page
216-218) National Automobile Dealers Association (scroll to find)
219) National Organization for Rare DisordersDirector of State Policy

220-222) Nature Conservancy
223) Oklahoma Council of Public AffairsDonor Relations Manager – Oklahoma City, OK – search managed by Talent Market

224) Project Concern InternationalCommunications Intern

225-226) Verizon
more to come OK, we're done –

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Families, Plans, Research & Peace

Big Week programming continues apace.  Tell your friends!

129) The Grocery Manufacturers Association has shared this Specialist, Communications & Research post suited for candidates with 1-3 years of related employment/education experience; proficiency in HTML, CSS, WordPress & Adobe Creative Suite applications also desirable.

130-132) Democrat-friendly digital firm New Blue Interactive has let us know they are looking to expand their roster in advance of the 2020 campaign season (scroll to find)
133-134) Consumer healthcare advocate Families USA is actively recruiting for these:
135-136) Advancement Project
137) African Wildlife FederationManager, Public Relations & Corporate Communications

138) American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsCommunications Coordinator supporting the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America – Rosemont, IL

139-140) American Bar Association
141-144) American Chemistry Council
145-146) America’s Health Insurance Plans
147) Burson Cohn & WolfeDigital Account Director

148-149) C-SPAN – opportunities supporting Washington Journal
150-154) Capitol Hill
155) CVS HealthSenior Government Affairs Advisor

156) DC Dept. of Health Care Finance Special Projects Officer – $103k-$133k – apply by Nov. 19

157) Dept. of Transportation/Office of Inspector General Director, Office of Government & Public Affairs – $127k-$176k – apply by Nov. 26

158-162) Energy & Environment News (scroll to find)
163) Environmental Working GroupCommunications Intern

164) Foundation for Food and Agriculture ResearchCommunications & Legislative Affairs Officer – apply by Dec. 13

165) Home Depot PAC Manager

166) Howard Hughes Medical InstituteDigital Communications Manager – Ashburn, Va.

167) International Food Policy Research InstituteGraphic Designer

168) IntuitDirector, Global Public Affairs

169-173) JPA Health Communications
174) Museum of the City of New YorkDirector of Communications (pdf) – New York – see also main career page

175) NASALead Public Affairs Specialist – $117k-$152k – apply by Nov. 18

176-177) National Association of Realtors
178) Smithsonian Institution/National Museum of African American History & CultureSocial Media Specialist – $57k-$74k – apply by Nov. 18; subject to early closure

179) SoundExchangeSenior Communications Specialist

180) Stand TogetherDigital Communications Manager

181) U.S. Institute for PeaceManager of Public Visitor Programs

182-183) University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

We Keep Rolling

Your Big Week of jobs & internships continues to roll ahead of schedule.

66) Clean Choice Energy has passed along this Email Marketing Coordinator post –1-3 years of experience in email marketing & facility with marketing automation, lead nurturing, and/or digital campaigning desired – see also main career page – Georgetown location

67) AARPDirector, Social Media & Content Integration

68) American Cleaning InstituteDirector, Stakeholder Communications

69-71) American Humane
72-73) American Institute of CPAs
74) Archdiocese of WashingtonDirector of Media Relations

75) American Medical AssociationAssistant Director, Congressional Affairs

76-77) Aspen Institute – opportunities supporting Weave: The Social Fabric Project
78) BAE SystemsDirector, Legislative Affairs

79) Baltimore City Public SchoolsDirector of Communications – $94k-$126k – Baltimore, MD – see also main career page

80-81) C&O Canal Trust – Hagerstown, MD
82) Carolina Farm Stewardship AssociationPolicy Director (pdf) – $50k-$62k – Pittsboro, NC – see also main career page

84) Center for International PolicyDirector of Partnerships – $60k-$65k

85) Chenaga Corp. – Outreach Specialist supporting the USAID Middle East Bureau – Secret clearance required; Arabic or other foreign language skills preferred

86-87) Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget
88-89) Congressional Budget Office
90) Council of Chief State School Officers Press Secretary

91) Dept. of the InteriorSenior Legislative Affairs Specialist – $117k-$152k – apply by Nov. 15

92) DHS/Transportation Security AdministrationWriter/Editor – $80k-$121k – apply by Nov. 14

93-95) Economic Innovation Group
96) Endocrine SocietyAssociate Director, Marketing & Communications

97) Department of Housing & Urban DevelopmentDeputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Policy/Legislative Initiatives & Outreach – $127k-$192k – apply by Nov. 29

98-99) Fox News Channel
100) General Dynamics Mission SystemsSocial Media Manager

101) Health Industry Distributors AssociationStaff Writer

102-106) Hill+Knowlton Strategies
107) Howard Community CollegePublic Relations Coordinator – Columbia, MD

108-110) Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
111) Marijuana Policy ProjectLegislative Counsel – JD required – remote-based in New Jersey, New York or Connecticut

112) Merck Director, HIV Global Public Policy

113) National Credit Union Administration Digital Media & Outreach Specialist – $94k-$147k – apply by Nov. 22

114-115) National School Boards Association
116) National Treasury Employees UnionDigital Communications Specialist

117-119) PBS
120) SEIUIntegrated Campaign Coordinator – $76k

121-122) Sierra Club
123) Small Business Majority – Media Relations Manager

124) TransAmerica Corp.PAC & Government Affairs Manager

125) Union of Concerned ScientistsProgram Associate, Climate & Clean Energy – apply by Dec. 10

126) USDA/Agricultural Marketing ServiceLegislative Analyst – $69k-$90k – apply by Nov. 15; subject to early closure

127-128) Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts (scroll to find)

Monday, November 11, 2019

Big Week

How about 250+ opportunities to turbocharge your search?  That's our plan for the week, sticking mostly to a just-the-jobs format.

And don't forget previously noted opportunities closing this week.

1-2) The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools has let us know they are still actively recruiting for both of these:
  • Vice President, Communications – significant experience in senior-level strategic communications demonstrated expertise in advocacy or political campaigns, internal & external communications, crisis communications & media relations desired.
  • Coordinator, Communications & Marketing – 2-3 years of communications and/or marketing experience required; background in education policy or reform a major plus.
3-4) Adventist Healthcare
5-8) American Enterprise Institute
9) American Motorcyclist AssociationGrassroots Coordinator (scroll to find) – motorcycling experience deemed a plus.

10) American Red CrossWriter, Fundraising & Marketing Resource Team

11) Carnegie Mellon UniversitySenior Communications Specialist & Speechwriter – Pittsburgh, PA

12-13) Children’s National Health System
14-16) Compassion & Choices – see also main career page
17-21) Dow Jones – opportunities supporting the Wall Street Journal except as otherwise noted:
22) FacebookPublic Policy Associate, Content Policy

23-24) Fairfax County
25) George Mason UniversityAssociate Director of Development, College of Education & Human Development

26-28) George Washington University
29-39) Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD
40-44) Leadership Conference on Civil & Human Rights
45-46) Leidos
47-48) National Propane Gas Association
49-51) Northrop Grumman
52-54) Palladium
55-56) Public Citizen – see also main career page
57) Retail Industry Leaders Association Director, Regulatory Affairs & Compliance – see also main career page

58-59) Smithsonian Institution
60-61) United Nations Foundation
62-64) Washington Institute on Near East Policy
65) … and finally: we’d like to give some special attention to this part-time/freelance Social Media & WordPress Specialist post with the Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation, a literary nonprofit that discovers, mentors, and honors Black writers – $35/hr – job description appears to be closing soon.

Sunday, November 10, 2019

Where have I seen these before? Oh, right.

Here's your Sunday selection of previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.   

Note: we will be publishing a good-sized set on Monday/Veterans Day, and plan to bring you a lot of opportunities over the course of next week.  So get your resumes ready & we'll see you then.

Census BureauPublic Affairs Specialist – $83k-$108k – Nov. 12  

DC Dept. of TransportationPublic Affairs Specialist – $103k-$133k – Nov. 12 

National Highway Safety AdministrationAssociate Administrator for Communications & Consumer Information – $127k-$192k – Nov. 12

Advance CTE – see also main career page
DHS/Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security AgencySocial Media Specialist – $47k-$61k – for recent graduates or veterans – Nov. 13

University 0f MarylandDirector of Strategic Communications, UMD LibrariesNov. 13

Nature Conservancy
Consortium for Ocean LeadershipAdmin Assistant, Executive OfficeNov. 15

National Farmers UnionGovernment Relations DirectorNov. 15 

National Gallery of ArtPublic Affairs Specialist – $69k-$90k – Nov. 15 

Union of Concerned ScientistsDirector, Safe Nuclear Power Project – search managed by Insight Executive Search  – Nov. 15

Friday, November 8, 2019

35 from 18

Hello Friday job-browsers!  We're just happy to be at the end of the week.  Here's 35 opportunities from 18 organizations to get you through the day.

The American Educational Research Association has shared this Communications Associate (pdf) post suited for candidates with 3+ years’ relevant experience in communications, journalism, or marketing and the ability to translate complex policy or research content into digestible, accessible content for broad audiences.

Resources for the Future
is looking to fill these posts – see also main career page
National Democratic InstituteDirector of Political Parties – seeking candidates with 20+ years of experience in political party organizing, including international & diverse organizing models, citizen-centered policy design, strategy & message development, party renewal & movement building.

British Embassy
Heritage Foundation
Repairers of the Breach, proponent of a moral agenda focused on equal protection under the law, peace within and among nations, dignity for all people, and responsibility to care for our common home, seeks Director of Communications with a commitment to racial & social justice and successful track record as a media professional.

Atlantic Media
Center for American Progress
Embassy of CanadaAdmin Assistant, Public Affairs – $52k – a minimum of two years of experience providing administrative support desired – apply by Nov. 10

POLITICO
International Dairy Foods Association (scroll to find)
National Marrow Donor ProgramGrassroots Campaign Manager – 3+ years’ relevant work experience & and knowledge of healthcare issues/policy desired – Atlanta, GA

Princeton University
American University
World BankCommunications Officer, Global Internal Engagement – 8+ or more years’ experience in corporate communications, international relations, public affairs, political science, or similar field required; background in HR-related communications a plus – apply by Nov. 20

Opportunities with tech & data development non-profit Development Gateway:
Mystery Arlington non-profitGovernment Affairs Coordinator – $50k-$55k – previous administrative & writing experience or internships preferred

NAFSA/Association of International EducatorsInterns – Spring 2020

Festival season is pretty much over, but we did get wind of this Virginia oyster celebration on Saturday at Lost Rhino brewing in Ashburn.  Otherwise, best wishes for a perfectly lovely weekend from your favorite™ public affairs jobs resource.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Just the Jobs

November rolls along with another (mostly) just-the-jobs Thursday set.

1) The Charles & Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation, a global organization that seeks to improve lives, strengthen communities and reduce inequality, is seeking a Communications Director with 10+ years of relevant experience in media, PR, communications and/or marketing – DC or Atlanta, GA

2) Forbes Tate Partners is seeking a Senior Analyst for Research & Policy Analysis with 2-3 years of relevant legislative or policy experience, and demonstrated knowledge of Congress, federal agencies, or state government – Chinatown/Cap One Arena area location

3) Self-described boutique communications firm Betty&Smith is recruiting for an Account Exec with 1-2 years of experience in communications, campaigns, marketing, social media, or related environment and a clear + succinct writing style; familiarity w/ WordPress a plus.

4) Anheuser-Busch has passed along this NYC-based Manager, Corporate Reputation post suited for candidates with 7+ years of corporate reputation and communications experience at a brand or at an agency; political campaign background strongly preferred – $87k-$109k – also available via LinkedIn

5) American Dental AssociationManager, Legislative & Regulatory Policy

6-8) American Diabetes Association
8-10) American Wind Energy Association
11-12) Asia Society – see also main career page
13) The Brand GuildSenior Public Relations Manager, Real Estate

14-15) BSA/The Software Alliance – see also main career page
16) Booz Allen HamiltonAdvertising Strategies

17) Color of Change Senior Campaign Manager – $82k – DC, New York or Oakland, CA

18) Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMedia Relations Officer – $137k-$166k – apply by Nov. 21

19) Empire Center for Public PolicyDevelopment Coordinator – Albany, NY or remote-based – search managed by Talent Market

20-24) Georgetown University
25) Greater DC Diaper BankDirector of Communications & Digital Systems – $70k-$75k – apply by Dec. 15

26-27) Human Rights Watch
28) International Foundation for Electoral SystemsDirector of Strategic Communications & Advocacy – see also main career page

29-30) International Rescue Committee
31) Institute for Higher Education Policy Communications Associate

32) Lockheed MartinCommunications Content Developer

33) Mystery DC-based conservation groupCreative Copywriter – freelance position – search managed by Creative Circle

34) National 4-H CouncilStrategic Relations Manager

35-40) Nature Conservancy
41) PFLAGMedia Relations Manager – $65k-$75k

42) RaytheonBrand Communications Specialist

43) Thrive DCCommunications Coordinator (pdf) – see also main career page

44) University of MarylandMarketing Communications Coordinator, Dept. of English Language & Literature – apply by Nov. 22

45) U.S. Campaign for Palestinian RightsManager/Director of Policy & Advocacy Campaigns – $60k-$70k – apply by Nov. 18

46-47) World Resources Institute