Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Friends in All the Right Places

Environmental Action seeks Executive Director to re-energize the organization and increase public engagement on enviro issues and aims. DC, Boston or Denver location possible.

John Adams AssociatesPublic Affairs Internships – offering a diverse work experience in public affairs, PR and association management – open to junior and senior level college students and recent grads

Pew Charitable Trusts:
M+R Strategic ServicesCommunications Account Exec – our sources tell us that two positions are available – demonstrated media relations skills/experience required

Resources for the Future seeks Online Communications Intern for Summer ’11 duty – $10-$15/hr – web publishing experience helpful

Capitol Hill:
  • House Education & Workforce Committee, Majority StaffProfessional Staff Member and Press Secretary
  • Rep. Pete Stark (D-CA) – Interns – now through mid-June
  • Rep Linda Sanchez (D-CA) – Interns – available immediately
  • Rep. Bill Johnson (R-OH) – Interns – for Ironton, Marietta & Salem, OH offices
Join 3-D design & engineering software powerhouse AutoDesk as Director of Government Relations (search DC location or job # 11000000P4), and we bet you’ll get a really excellent computer as part of the bargain. Seeking candidates with 8+ years relevant public policy experience, ideally with a strong background in the software or technology industry.

Wal-MartDirector of Public Affairs & Government Relations (search req ID 20353BR or DC location)

Habitat for HumanityVice President, Government & Foundation Relations – you should have friends in all the right places from the required 10+ years of experience operating within the highest circles of Washington.

National Defense University
Writer/Editor $74k-$97k job ID: D-NDU-460313-11 apply by May 6

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic
Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs Coordinator (search Rockville, MD location or job # 078143)

Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest seeks experienced Director of Communications to manage media, marketing, publications, and electronic communications activities to increase publicity and visitors, and to promote restoration and events – Forest, Va. (15 minutes from Lynchburg).

Strategic communications cabal HDMK seeks Media Relations Professional with social media experience and top -notch writing skills.

US Chamber of CommercePolicy Advocacy Director/Energy, Environment & Enterprise – supporting US-India Business Council

CNNProducer/Writer (search DC location or req # 123483BR) for

Hill & Knowlton seeks bright, confident, and dynamic communications Vice President, Technology & Public Affairs (at least 9 years public relations agency experience required) as well as an ever-slightly-more-seasoned Senior Vice President of Digital Public Affairs (10+ years agency experience)

National Governors AssociationCommunications Assistant – $40k

Donor’s TrustGrants Manager – search managed by Talent Market

First WindIntern, Environmental Affairs – Portland, ME – can also search here

Sierra ClubPolling & Research Strategist – requires at least 3 years prior experience at a polling or research firm as a media liaison or other position involving research and media relations

promotes market-driven & entrepreneurial development around the world – more career info here:
SiemensAdmin Assistant, Government Affairs

For your Wednesday resource, we once again reference the indispensable public policy jobs compendium from the Brad Traverse Group.


Gordon said...

The INGAA Foundation - Internship Opportunity

The INGAA Foundation is seeking an intern with a background and interest in energy and
energy policy to assist with a number of projects this summer. The internship, located in
Washington, DC, is a paid position. Applicants should be a senior or rising senior in a bachelors program or higher.

We will consider engineering, communications, and environmental/public policy majors, with strong writing skills. Website design and social media experience would be valuable. Please include a cover letter with your resume.

The intern will:
• Assist in preparing pubic communication documents on natural gas and natural gas
transportation topics including safety, environment and air quality;
• Assist in reviewing the draft reports on various natural gas related topics prepared by
consultants retained by the INGAA Foundation;
• Research various technical subjects regarding natural gas and related topics;
• Prepare draft documents on selected topics;
• Assist in working on website design issues; and
• Perform other duties as assigned.

The INGAA Foundation was formed in 1990 by the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (INGAA) to advance the use of natural gas for the benefit of the environment and
the consuming public. The Foundation's primary activity is sponsored research focused
on promoting natural gas use and safe, efficient pipeline construction and operation. The
Foundation has completed over 70 studies and projects since 1990. These studies have addressed
issues such as the environmental impacts of energy use, improved pipeline construction practices, pipeline safety procedures, new technologies and market opportunities for natural gas.

INGAA is the Washington, DC-based trade association that represents the interstate and
interprovincial natural gas pipeline industry in North America. INGAA’s members transport
the majority of the natural gas consumed in the United States through a 190,000-mile interstate
transmission pipeline network. In addition, the association’s members include the owners of
four operational liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals in the continental United States, as well as several developers of proposed new LNG terminals.

Please send resume and cover letter to

Brad Traverse said...

Thanks for the shoutout, Gordon!

Brad Traverse