Thursday, May 31, 2012

Legacy, Policy, Democracy & Conservancy

As is the Thursday custom, just-the-jobs style on May's final day.

1) American College of Radiology - Copywriter/Editor

2-4) American Enterprise Institute – new since we last checked in:
5) American Foreign Service AssociationAdvocacy Director – apply by June 25

6) American Hospital AssociationSenior Director, Policy

7) American Legacy FoundationFundraising Manager – low to mid $50k – New York

8) American Society for Clinical OncologyAssistant Director, Policy Communications

9) Arlington County GovernmentMultimedia Graphic Designer – $45k-$74k – apply by June 14

10) Atlantic Media Web Editor for their nascent Think Custom Media division

11-12) Baltimore Sun
13) Bipartisan Policy CenterSenior Energy Analyst – apply by June 12

14-15) Kudos to the bright folks at the Brookings Institution for subtle changes to their main career page that make it even easier to spot their latest opportunities:
16-17) Common Cause
18-22) Council on Foreign Relations – new since our early May visit:
23) Council on FoundationsManaging Director, Community Foundations

24) Democracy Matters – campus-based Internships available

25) Friends of Choice in Urban SchoolsDevelopment Assistant/Associate

26) International Peace InstituteDevelopment/Executive Office Intern (scroll down) – Fall 2102 – New York

27-29) Georgetown University
30) Institute for Humane StudiesConference Management Assistant

31-34) J-Street – self-described as a pro-Israel/pro-peace group
35) Lawyers Committee for Civil RightsLegal Assistant (pdf) – apply by June 1, 5:00 pm sharp

36) Leading Baltimore employer, unknown varietySocial Media Community Manager – search managed by Profiles Placement

37) LinkedInInternal Communications Manager – Mountain View, CA

38) Living Social Freelance Writer – Annapolis, MD

39-40) March of Dimes
41-42) MWW Group – New York
43) Mystery employer, Rockville-basedDevelopment Assistant (scroll to find) – part-time – $15/hr – search managed by Professionals for Nonprofits

44) National Association of RealtorsSenior Web Producer/Project Manager

45-47) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
48) People for the American WayPublic Policy Interns – Fall 2012 – apply by June 27 – more Intern/Fellowship info & opportunities here

49) Securing America’s Future EnergyWriter/Editor

50-53) Teach for America
54) Third WayReceptionist

55) Truman National Security ProjectDirector of Development

56) University of Maryland/University CollegeDirector of State Government Relations (scroll back to 5/10 postings or use advanced search and job ID 4170) – Adelphi, MD

57) Waggener EdstromSenior Account Exec, Healthcare – Boston, MA

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Our Man in Ashgabat

National Partnership for Women & FamiliesHealth Communications Manager – seeking candidates with at least five to eight years work on health communications, through work on Capitol Hill, with policy makers at the state or national levels, or advocacy groups.  Executive Assistant post also available.

Thinking of applying for the Ashgabat, Turkmenistan-located Program Director, Prep4Success Program position with the American Councils for Education?  We suggest the finest book we know on travel and time-passing in Turkmenistan: Unknown Sands by the estimable John Kropf.

The Helicopter Association of America seeks Executive Assistant to the President – and would also like to hire a Videographer who will probably get to take a lot of footage from copters, which we think sounds kind of fun.

Oxfam America (scroll down to policy & campaigns)
Faith in Public Life seeks Development & External Relations Manager  with at least five years fundraising experience with proven success in raising funds from individuals, foundations, corporations, civic and religious groups.  Side note: we really like their simple, clean & color-savvy website.

The National Committee to Preserve Social Security & Medicare seeks Social Media Associate/Staff Writer with at least two years’ worth of new media experience and skilled in the creation and deployment of web ready content.

Recent New York-based opportunities with Fleishman Hillard:
Conservation Lands AssociationCommunications & Advocacy Intern

GE seeks Admin Assistant, Energy Government Relations – minimum of 5 years of executive administrative experience supporting senior executives required.

City Year brings together teams of young AmeriCorps members who commit to a year of full-time service in schools around the country, and even internationally – seeking Communications & External Affairs Manager to help tell their story – apply by June 11.

Maryland National Capital Park & Planning Commission
The University of Georgia seeks their gal or guy – or perhaps even Dawg – in Washington as Director, Federal Relations (search outside Georgia location or posting # 20120621)

VCU Health SystemPublic Relations Assistant Specialist – Richmond, Va.

Capitol Hill
Scroll all the way to the bottom to find the link to Director, Social Media & Community Building opportunity with the American Parents Association – part-time/contractor status – apply by June 30

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Back at It

Welcome back to the working week.  Scroll back or click here to find Monday's set of previously noted opportunities closing this week.

Several volunteer opportunities available to support the Carpe Diem Project in PR/communications, social media and marketing areas.  See more here about their mission to provide comprehensive supportive services, programs, and outreach to current and former foster care youth.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science seeks Science Communicator (scroll down) with a background in estuarine science, strong written and oral communication skills, and experience developing and producing science communication products.   Located in beautiful Cambridge, MD – and still accepting applicants past May 21 first review deadline.

The International Rescue Committee seeks Media Relations Officer with at least 8 years experience in media relations, public advocacy  or as a journalist,  ideally with a focus on international or humanitarian issues – New York

New since we last checked in on Porter Novelli:
Blue Cross/Blue Shield AssociationManaging Director, Public Relations – your 10+ years experience should include demonstrated success in positioning and raising visibility for organizations and their thought leaders, as well as on-the-record spokesperson experience

Human Rights First seeks DC-based Outreach and Public Events Manager to lead the development and seamless execution of a number of signature events and initiatives, including their annual human rights summit – apply by June 15.  Web Developer sought for New York Office; apply by June 2. 

Defenders of Wildlife – these appear to be new since we last looked in:
Wilmer HaleSenior Public Relations Specialist – 5+ years of PR or journalism experience required; agency background and/or experience with professional service/law firm a plus.

The Urban Institute seeks Research Associate, Health Policy Center and Research Associate, Metropolitan Housing & Communities Center
Ogilvy PR (scroll to find or use req ID)
Mystery law firm offers a generous $130k-$150k pay grade to Senior Media Relations Manager – search managed by Russell/Tobin & Associates

Strayer UniversityDirector of Public Relations (search Northern Va. location) – your extensive (as in 15+ years’ worth) experience should include previous work managing staff and solid understanding of social media space 

Boeing seeks Communications Specialist to support the president of its international operations – speechwriting and other corporate communications experience/skills required – apply by June 1

Edelman Financial ServicesSenior Public Relations Specialist

College of William & Mary
National Building Museum – scroll down for Individual Giving Coordinator and Foundation Relations Manager positions at our favorite edifice in the Federal City.  Fall Intern opportunities to be posted soon.

Avaya (probably easiest to just cntrl-f a word in the title to find these; listed under government solutions, marketing except as noted)
Progressive grasstops advocacy organization group Voices for Progress has apparently already received a lot of applications for their Policy & Legislative Associate post.

George Washington University
Burness CommunicationsJunior Graphic Designer – proficiency with Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop is requirement #1

Environmental & Energy Study InstitutePolicy Associate, Energy & Climate Program – scroll down for Fall 2012 Intern opportunities in communications, development & policy

Trout UnlimitedColorado River Organizer – Western Colorado location

AARP (scroll to find or use job #)
Weber ShandwickVice President, CSR & Environmental Sustainability – ideal candidates will have experience developing and implementing programs to communicate how companies are creating business and social value, driving innovation and impact through environmental sustainability strategies, and working with nonprofits on public education campaigns on environmental issues.

Atlantic Council
Sheltering Arms Physical RehabCommunications Specialist – Richmond, Va. 

Search public relations category for Bentonville, AR-located positions with Walmart:

Monday, May 28, 2012

From Embassy Gardens to Elkins, WV; From Conserving Cheetahs to Protecting the Local Tree Canopy

For Memorial Day, we're just bringing you (a lot of ) previously noted opportunities closing this week.  Hope your day is a good one; see you tomorrow.

Human Rights WatchMedia Officer, Domestic Issues – DC or New York – May 28 

InterActionSenior Program Manager, Protection, Humanitarian Policy and Practice Team – apply by May 28

University of MichiganMajor Gifts Officer, School of Public Policy – Ann Arbor, MI – May 28

University of MarylandDirector of Development, University Libraries – $80k-$100k – May 28 

Virginia Commonwealth UniversityDirector of Annual Giving & Alumni Relations, Engineering School – Richmond, Va. – May 28

British Embassy
Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceDigital Outreach & Marketing Strategist May 29 

Greenpeace Junior Action Coordinator/Team AssistantMay 29

Marine Corps Community ServicesWebsite & Social Media Manager (select MCCS headquarters in Virginia, open Word doc) – $55k-$70k – Quantico, Va. – May 29
U.S. Marine CorpsCongressional Liaison Representative – $51k-$81k – job ID: EA20301-11- 667687K4317328-D – May 29 

World Health OrganizationSpecialist, Knowledge Management & Communications – $46k-$49k + possible post adjustment – Spanish, Portuguese and/or French language skills helpful – May 29

Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
DC Water & Sewer AuthorityManager, Community Outreach – $67k-$112k – May 30

Internal Revenue ServicePublic Affairs Specialist – $105k-$136k – job ID: 2BR2- NHX0494-1035-14-ML – May 30

Samaritan’s Purse Media Relations Associate – short term (5-8 month) positions available in Ellicott City, MD; Brentwood, TN ; Santa Ana, CA; Minneapolis, MN; Xenia, OH; Boone, NC;  Charlotte, NC; Alpharetta, GA; Aurora, CO;  Hurst, TX; Overland Park, KS; Orlando, FL; Altamont, NY; and Tacoma, WA – May 30

Smithsonian Institution
 Woodrow Wilson CenterProgram Assistant – $34k-$44k – job ID: CK661520VM – May 30

Alliance for Health ReformCommunications ManagerMay 31

Cheetah Conservation FundCommunications CoordinatorMay 31

theatreWashingtonDevelopment Communications AssociateMay 31

Archdiocese of WashingtonMultimedia/Video Specialist (select professional/admin category and scroll down) – June 1 

Casey TreesDigital/Social Media Associate (pdf) – $39k-$41k – June 1

Maryland General AssemblyPolicy Analyst – $49k – Annapolis, MD – June 1

Friday, May 25, 2012

While Others Are Sleeping

Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishingWilliam Arthur Ward (1921-1994)

Of course, there are occasional instances where engaging in the opposite of this advice is a better idea.

Whatever your approach as we ease into the long weekend, we hope you find one or more of today's opportunities to your liking (and that an HR manager somewhere out there finds you to their liking).  Happy hunting!

185-186) ACLU
187) American Diabetes AssociationAssociate Manager, Individual Giving

188) American Registry for Diagnostic Medical SonographyMarketing & Communications Program Coordinator

189) American Society of Civil EngineersManager, State Public Relations (scroll down)

190-193) American University
194) Amerigroup FinancialCommunications Coordinator – Virginia Beach, Va.

195) Architect of the CapitolAssistant Director for Visitor Operations – $89k-$115k – job ID: CVC-2012-116 R1 – apply by June 7

196-198) Aspen Institute
199-200) Bureau of National Affairs
201-202) Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids
203-204) Center for Strategic & International Studies – we featured other currently-shown-available CSIS opportunities last month
205) Discovery CommunicationsPublicity Coordinator – Los Angeles, CA

206-209) Greenpeace
210-211) InterAction
212) Institute for Defense AnalysesExecutive Assistant, Science & Technology Institute – apply by June 15

213-214) National Association of Realtors
215-222) Pew Charitable Trusts
223) Pocono Mountains Visitors BureauCommunications Coordinator – Stroudsburg, PA

234) Potomac Communications GroupCoordinator

235) Robert Weiner AssociatesIntern

236) Solid Waste Association of North AmericaProgram Manager, Legislative & Regulatory Advocacy – $35k-$45k

237) University of MinnesotaCommunications Coordinator – $41k – Minneapolis, MN

238) University of VirginiaAssociate Director of Development, Architecture School – $55k-$70k – Charlottesville, Va.

239) U.S. Chamber of CommerceCongressional & Public Affairs Manager, Eastern Region – Providence, RI

240) Washington Area Bicyclist AssociationDC Bike Ambassador Program Coordinator – low to mid $30k

241-242) Women for Women International
243) And finally – how about heading down to Costa Rica this summer to help hatch new sea turtles?  Willingness to engage in physical labor and Spanish language skills required.

Thursday, May 24, 2012

We're Still Here

As attendance in offices around town starts to shrink, we're still here with some jobs and internships for folks who haven't yet slipped into holiday mode.  And we'll have more tomorrow, too.

130) Ally FinancialDirector of State Government Relations (search DC location or req ID 006261)

131) American Council of Engineering CompaniesPAC Director

132) American Dental Education AssociationDirector of State Relations – new since we last checked in with ADEA

133) American Medical AssociationVice President, Advocacy Operations – Chicago, IL

135-135) Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
136) Association of American PublishersDirector of Communications

137-140) Brookings Institution
141-144) Center for Community Change
145) DC Water & Sewer AuthorityManager, Community Outreach – $67k-$112k – apply by May 30

146-147) Georgetown University
148) Goucher CollegeDevelopment Assistant – Baltimore, MD – apply by June 6

149-150) InterNews
151) Jane Goodall InstituteMajor Gifts Officer
152) KetchumVice President/Account Supervisor, Brand Practice

153) Mystery health-related association in BethesdaDevelopment Associate – temp-to-hire – $16/hr to low $40k – search managed by Contact1

154) National Apartment AssociationManager of State & Local Government Affairs

155) National Community Pharmacists AssociationSenior Director, Congressional Relations

156) National Propane Gas AssociationDirector of Legislative Affairs

157) National GrangeDirector of Legislative Affairs

158) National Public RadioSenior Investigations Editor

159-162) National Wildlife Federation
163-168) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find our use job #)
169-173) Polaris Project – combating human trafficking worldwide
174) Public CampaignDevelopment Director

175) theatreWashingtonDevelopment Communications Associate – apply by May 31

176) Widmeyer CommunicationsSenior Account Exec, Pre-K–12 Education Team

177) World Health OrganizationSpecialist, Knowledge Management & Communications – $46k-$49k + possible post adjustment – Spanish, Portuguese and/or French language skills helpful – apply by May 29

179-183) World Wildlife Fund – new since we last checked in
184) and finally – work with foreign governments, U.S. embassies and consulates, U.S. law enforcement, and parents to seek the return of abducted children to their country of habitual residence as a Citizen’s Services Specialist with the State Dept.  –  experience responding to inquiries related to consular assistance to Americans abroad helpful – $51k-$81k – job ID: CA-2012-0206 – apply by May 25

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Adding 50

Your pre-holiday just-the-jobs run adds fifty new opportunities to consider.

80) Academy HealthAssociate supporting the Changes in Health Care Financing and Organization initiative

81) American Association for JusticeEditor

82) American Herbal Products AssociationCommunications Manager – $45k-$50k

83-85) American Friends Service Committee – Quaker social justice/humanitarian group – Philadelphia, PA – deadline info here
86-89) American Psychological Association
90) American Society of HematologyProduction Assistant

91) Association of Business School Officials InternationalMarketing & Communications Manager – $40k

92-93) BET Networks
94) BIPACDirector of New Media Strategy

95-97) British Embassy – new since we noted several opportunities just last week
98-99) Business Executives for National Security
100-102) Capitol Hill
103-106) Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
107) Center for Effective PhilanthropyDirector of Communications & Programming – Boston, MA

108) Chesapeake Bay FoundationDirector of Development – Annapolis, MD – apply by June 13

109-111) Enterprise Community Partners (search all)
112-114) Environmental Defense Fund
115) Federal Affairs Office, City of New YorkIntern – DC-based, available immediately

116) Glover Park GroupPublic Affairs Assistant

117) HMS HostSenior Director of Communications & PR (req ID 123586) note: this appears to have been removed; job had been recently added on May 18 and was still live as of this a.m.; we'll keep an eye out to see if it returns

118) Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of AmericaResearch Director – top candidates will needs to be able to research accurately, precisely and quickly, write for internal and external audiences, manage a team, and have a feel for the veterans' community and issues

119) Jones Public AffairsAccount Director

120) National Community Reinvestment CoalitionCommunications & New Media Intern

121-122) Oceana
123) Spectrum CommunicationsInterns – apply by July 1 for Fall 2012

124-125) Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance:
126) Washington National CathedralMajor Gifts Officer – apply by June 30

127) Woodrow Wilson CenterProgram Assistant – $34k-$44k – job ID: CK661520VM – apply by May 30

128-129) World Bank

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

JTJ Rolls On

We continue just-the-jobs programming in this run-up-to-holiday week.

40) Advancement ProjectVirginia Campaign Director – manage a multi-faceted issue campaign to dismantle the permanent disenfranchisement system for people convicted of felonies in Virginia

41) ALCOAManager, Corporate Media Relations – New York

42) Arabella Investment AdvisorsIntern, Impact Investing

43-44) Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
45-46) Association of Zoos & Aquariums
47-48) Atlantic Media
49) American Institute of ArchitectsManaging Director, Web Management & Development

50) Consumer Electronics AssociationCoordinator, Government Affairs

51-53) Faster Cures
54-56) Genentech
57) Gibraltar & AssociatesManager, Public Health/HIV Project

58-60) Heritage Foundation
61) Hope Street GroupDevelopment Director

62) Internal Revenue ServicePublic Affairs Specialist – $105k-$136k – job ID: 2BR2- NHX0494-1035-14-ML – apply by May 30

63-64) Jesuit Conference
65) Maryland General AssemblyPolicy Analyst – $49k – Annapolis, MD – apply by June 1
66-67) Planned Parenthood (search DC location)
68-70) Public Notice
71) Ray Group InternationalSenior Communications Representative (search communications category)

72) Society of Thoracic SurgeonsGovernment Relations Intern – apply by June 1

73) Trust for America’s HealthOffice Manager & Grants Administrator

74-75) University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.
76) Wilderness SocietySenior Director, Wilderness & Advocate Giving

77-78) Young America Foundation
79) YWCAInternal Communications Intern and External Communications Intern

Monday, May 21, 2012

This Week: Just Jobs

We'll be in mostly just-the-jobs mode for this countdown-to-Memorial-Day/advent-of-Summer week.  Click here or scroll back to Sunday for a big set of previously noted opportunities closing this week.

1) Alliance for Excellent EducationCommunications Associate

2-7) American Israel Public Affairs Committee
8-9) Audubon Society
10) CACIPublic Relations Specialist

11) Council on CompetitivenessVice President

12) Dept. of the NavyStrategic Communications Program Manager – $105k-$136k – job ID: NW20340- 14-6654094I311612 – apply by May 25

13-15) George Washington University
16) Health Facilities Association of MarylandOutreach & Communications Coordinator – $32k-$37k – search managed by Insperity

17) Hitachi FoundationDirector of Strategic Communications

18) MacNeil Lehrer ProductionsSocial Media Editor – $34k

19-21) National Education Association
22) National Farmers UnionCommunications Coordinator (pdf) – $30k-$42k

23) Samaritan Ministry of Greater WashingtonCommunications & Partner Parish Coodinator
24) Sisters of MercyMedia Relations Manager – apply by June 16

25-27) SoapBox Soaps donates one to a child in need somewhere in the world, in hopes of reducing exposure to deadly bacteria and disease. 
28) ManTechSpeechwriter – supporting the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Director’s Office

29) NemoursDirector of Health Policy & Advocacy

30) Nucor Corp.Legislative Assistant – apply by May 25

31) Perfect Sense DigitalSenior Director, Public Relations

32) POLITICOCopy Editor for POLITICO Pro

33-35) United Nations Foundation
36) University of RichmondNew Media Manager, Athletics – Richmond, Va.

37-38) University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.
39) Virginia Commonwealth UniversityDevelopment Coordinator, Massey Cancer Center – $36k-$43k – Richmond, Va.

Sunday, May 20, 2012

Next Week Starts Today

As is our usual practice when the count of previously noted opportunities with deadlines in the upcoming week reaches 25, we post them on Sunday – rather than putting them at the front of Monday's run.  So, here's your set of 32 previously found jobs closing next week:

British EmbassyPassport Examiner – part-time – $18/hr. – May 21 

Center for Victims of TortureDirector, Washington OfficeMay 21

Dept. of DefenseSupervisory Writer/Editor – $62k-$81k – job id: DMA-12-653318-B – Fort Meade, MD – May 21
Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
 United Nations Foundation
City of Norfolk, Va.Public Relations Specialist – $40k – May 23

Frederick County Public SchoolsDirector of Communications, Community Engagement & Marketing (pdf) – $90k-$110k – Frederick, MD – May 23

Global Alliance for Vaccines and ImmunizationSenior Advocacy & Communications ManagerMay 23 

University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, MI
Columbia UniversityDirector of Communications, School of Nursing – New York – May 24

DoD/OIG Public Affairs Specialist – $74k-$115k – job ID: IG-114-12-DE – May 24
United Way Manager, Web ExperienceMay 24

Human Rights Watch
Child Care Aware of America Government Affairs AssociateMay 25

DC office of a large, mystery West Coast-based technology companyGovernment Affairs CoordinatorMay 25
International Association of FirefightersPolitical Action Assistant (pdf) – $68k – May 25
National Air Transportation AssociationDirector of Legislative AffairsMay 25

National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Manager, CommunicationsMay 25

National Geospatial-Intelligence AgencyPublic Affairs Specialist – $62k-$115k – job ID: 20120879 – May 25

Smithsonian InstitutionChief, Advancement & External Relations (pdf) for the Smithsonian Astrophysical Laboratory – $105k-$137k – Cambridge, MA – May 25

The University of Maryland BaltimoreVice President, Chief Communications Officer & Special Assistant to the PresidentMay 25

Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority Government Relations Officer – $88k-$133k – focus on Commonwealth of Virginia and local Va. governments – May 25

BPBiofuels Community Relations Manager (search communications & external relations category or req ID 32288BR) – Brighton, FL – May 26

Dept. of Public UtilitiesPublic Information Manager – $56k-$92k – Richmond, Va. – May 26

Friday, May 18, 2012

Going Places

From Nashville to the Financial District to the Palace at Auburn Hills to Buffalo Grove to downtown roof terraces to Embassy Row mail rooms, for better or worse, DCPA+CJ can help put you somewhere today.

Social advertising cabal Social Code, part of the Washington Post empire, seeks Communications Manager for broad range of communications/social media duties. Proven ability to work with print, broadcast, online press and bloggers to develop and place stories among their requirements.

New York  public affairs, political consulting & strategic communications firm Berlin Rosen Ltd. seeks Manhattan-based (Financial District, to be precise) Office Manager – wide range of admin/support duties noted, as well as willingness to consider top-notch entry-level candidates.

American University
Mystery technology provider to progressive campaigns & organizations seeks Web Designer with strong design/technical skill-set – $55k-$90k – search managed by smart-sounding crew at Brainstorm Creative Services.

Powell TatePublic Affairs Director, Healthcare – your resume should show at least 7-8 years’ experience with an emphasis on health issues.

New since we last checked in with Edelman PR:
Humane SocietyVice President, Communications – ideal candidate has at least 10 years’ worth of relevant experience

Center on Budget & Policy PrioritiesSocial Media & Web Specialist – requires proficiency with all major social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, photo sharing, WordPress, RSS feeds, and mobile technologies.  Knowledge of HTML, CSS, Drupal, and social media APIs is a plus.

Vanguard Communications is seeking bilingual Account Supervisor with strong experience in integrated media, campaign planning and multicultural outreach, who will manage projects related to public health, food and agriculture, education, environment and energy, and various other social issues – rooftop terrace noted!

Pew Charitable Trusts
U.S. Marine CorpsCongressional Liaison Representative – $51k-$81k – job ID: EA20301-11- 667687K4317328-D – apply by May 29

Tech-focused PR firm Tech Image seeks Social Media & PR Specialist to join them in Buffalo Grove, IL (Northern Chicago-area suburb) – search managed by Smith Bucklin

Ad CouncilSenior Vice President of Government Relations – seeking candidates who can combine strong communications and/or marketing/branding expertise with a thorough understanding of legislative process and working with Federal departments/agencies.

Waggener Edstrom
Vanderbilt UniversityAssistant Director of Federal Relations (search job # 1203968)- DC-based, with frequent trips to the Nashville mother-ship, which sounds pretty good to us.

Ascension HealthChief Advocacy Officer – seeking candidates with senior level experience 15 years in the government relations arena or health-related arena or as a senior public servant in a relevant government department or agency.

National GeographicCoordinator, Visual Communications (scroll to find or use job # 5206) – looking for resumes that show knowledge of Final Cut Pro, Adobe Photoshop and InDesign, Powerpoint, Keynote, FTP software, photo cataloging software – as well as writing, reporting, news judgment.  Scroll back for additional coordinator-level posts.

Wide range of opportunities available with our friends at the British Embassy:
Alley Cat AlliesDevelopment Associate – 3-4 years of administrative experience required, preferably in the fundraising/development field

The scene-setters and swells of the Kimpton Hotel Group seek Area Online Marketing Manager to promote their fine properties across DC and Old Town

Griffin & CompanyMedia Relations Intern
Anyone from Detroit out there?  Lots of jobs/internships with the Pistons these days.

We hope the Godfather of Go-Go rests in peace and percussion.  Thanks for the memories, Chuck Brown.