Wednesday, October 31, 2012

"Hey, Great Witch Costume!"

Our experience is to consider carefully which female friend/co-worker to share that Halloween greeting with.  We hope your day brings you many treats and puts you on the giving side of most tricks.  Just-the-jobs style today and (as always) tomorrow as we get our post-Sandy bearings.

1) American Bar AssociationManager, Public Policy Communications – $66k-$73k

2) American Wind Wildlife InstituteMarketing & Communications Coordinator – DC or Burlington, VT

3-7) Amnesty International USA
8-10) Aspen Institute
11) Casey Family ProgramsDirector, Federal Relations

12-14) CNN (search DC location or use job #)
15) Commodity Futures Trading CommissionSupervisory Public Affairs Specialist – $148-$218k – job ID: 13-003 – apply by Nov. 9

16) Consumer Electronics AssociationManager, Industry & Policy Communications

17) Corporation for Public BroadcastingVice President, Communications – $125k-$140k – former Oct. 11 deadline has been dispensed with, it appears

18) Edelman PRDigital Knowledge Manager – location flexible; DC or New York preferred

19) Ernst & YoungPublic Relations Assistant Director (search DC location or job # WAS000BO)

20) ExperientGovernment Event Coordinator

21) Fairfax County GovernmentInformation Officer, Reston Community Center – $46k-$61k – apply by Nov. 9

22) Genocide Intervention NetworkInternships, Winter/Spring 2013 – apply by Dec. 1

23) Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and NumbersPolicy Analyst – DC or Los Angeles/Palo Alto, CA

24) Kellen CompanyNutrition Communications Specialist – DC or New York

25) Maryland Judiciary Government Relations Specialist (pdf) – $33/hr – Annapolis, MD – apply by Nov. 15

26) McLean-based publisherResearcher, Military History – part-time

27) Mystery law firm, large-sizedPublic Relations Specialist – New York – search managed by Ascent Executive Search

28) Mystery law firm, prestigiousExec Assistant, Gov’t Relations – temp-to-perm – $22-$25/hr – search managed by Law Counsel

29) National Public RadioEditor for the TED Radio Hour

30) SEIUCommunications Coordinator – Miami, FL

31-33) Stimson Center – international peace/security organization
34) University of Maryland, BaltimoreDirector of Public Relations, Medical School – Baltimore, MD

35) University of VirginiaOnline Engagement Specialist – $29k-$46k – supporting development/alumni relations activities – Charlottesville, Va.

36) U.S. Army Senior Legislative Liaison, National Security & Intelligence – $115k-$179k – job ID: 771989-CV-2012-DISL – apply by Nov. 26

37) U.S. Clean Heat & Power AssociationExecutive Director

38) U.S. Committee for Refugees & ImmigrantsProgram Officer, Government & Community Relations (pdf)

39-40) Woodrow Wilson Center
41) Women’s Campaign FundVice President of Development

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Monday Status Uncertain; Here's Jobs Closing Next Week

Not certain when/if we'll have a Monday post, on account of Sandy storm-prep and other obligations.  We hope to be back Monday, or soon – but until then, we leave you with previously noted opportunities closing next week.  Good luck and be safe.

National Sporting Library and MuseumExecutive Director – Middleburg, Va. – search managed by Bryan & Jordan ConsultingOct. 29

Smithsonian InstitutionBrand Marketing Specialist – $89k-$115k – job ID: 13R-JL-298233-TRF-OCEA – Oct. 29

Treasury Dept.Public Affairs Specialist/Spokesperson – $62k-$97k – job ID: 13-DO-045DH – Oct. 29

Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
Public KnowledgeCampaign & Communications ManagerOct. 30

British Embassy
DC Department of Health/Addiction Prevention and Recovery AdministrationProgram Manager – $76k-$107k – Oct. 31

Georgetown UniversityProjects Coordinator w/ the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health LawOct. 31 

George Washington UniversityDirector of Foundation RelationsOct. 31

GreenpeaceForest Senior Campaigner – DC or San Francisco, CA – Oct. 31

Hollings Center for International DialogueCommunications & Admin CoordinatorOct. 31

Mended HeartsCommunications/Marketing Manager – part-time – $33k – Oct. 31

National Association of Student Financial Aid AdministratorsPolicy Analyst – $55k-$65k – Oct. 31

National Skills Coalition
Arlington CountySpecial Events Coordinator at the Artisphere – $18-$35/hr – Nov. 1

Georgetown Prep
Interfaith WorksSpecial Events & Communications CoordinatorNov. 1

State DepartmentSpecial Assistant, Academic Educational & Cultural Affairs – $89k-$115k – job ID: ECA-2013-0009 – Nov. 1

Virginia Commonwealth UniversityManager, Stewardship Operations – $40k-$47k – Richmond, Va. – Nov. 3

Hilltop Institute at UMBC – Policy Specialist/Policy Analyst, Health Services Policy & Research Unit – Baltimore, MD – Nov. 4

Friday, October 26, 2012

Rosslyn, Minus 1

Happy Friday to most of you, along w/ condolences to local fans of New Mexico cuisine.

Industry Dive, a Dupont based media start-up focused on building mobile products for executives in specific industries, seeks Online Marketing Manager with 3-5+ years in online marketing with specific experience in search, display, or affiliate marketing, and capability with testing methodologies and optimization – $50k-$60k – Marketing Intern and Web Design Intern posts also available.

The Center for Climate and Energy Solutions seeks Transportation Associate to help implement the Center’s transportation initiatives through C2ES’s Plug-In Electric Vehicle Dialogue Group – 2-3 years of experience on automotive, transportation or energy issues required.

The Folger Shakespeare Library is in search mode for a Senior Development Officer for Institutional Relations with at least three years’ experience (and success) in development with an emphasis on foundation and government grant proposal writing and preparation, preferably in nonprofit cultural institutions.

New opportunities since just a couple days ago at the United Nations Foundation
Ein CommunicationsInternship – we’re told a $10/hr pay grade goes with it and that you should send cover letter and resume to

The Clinton Global Initiative seeks six Associates to support their 2013 CGI America Conference – New York – Feb.-June term – apply by Nov. 16

Pew Charitable Trusts
The Sustainable Forestry Initiative seeks Vice President, Communications (pdf) to position SFI as the credible, go-to voice of responsible forestry worldwide – search managed by BoardWalk Consulting

The Hilltop Institute at UMBC, a policy and research center dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of vulnerable populations, seeks Policy Specialist/Policy Analyst, Health Services Policy & Research Unit – Baltimore, MD – apply by Nov. 4

DRC seeks Media Relations & Communications Specialist to support the Military Health System – 11-15 years communications experience required; previous military public affairs and/or medical communications experience preferred.

American University
Ketchum has a fresh call for a Senior Vice President, Public Affairs – desired attributes include:  highly conceptual thought leader & process developer; analytical, strategic mindset; assertive, self-starter, decisive; impeccable reputation & commitment to excellence

The International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association, proud displayers of a politically incorrect/anachronistic logo, seek Senior Director for Federal Legislative Affairs to support the rights and interests of operations like this fine establishment just down the street from DCPA+CJ world headquarters

Hey look, they’re showing Ghostbusters tomorrow night at the Artisphere in Rosslyn!  That’s where you could be working as a Special Events Coordinator under the employ of Arlington County – $18-$35/hr – apply by Nov. 1

Unfortunately, the current and future Artisphere employees, and other Rosslyn-area fans of great New Mexican-style food and drink are losing the incredibly great Santa Fe Café, which serves its final hatch chile dish on Saturday.

A couple more Oktoberfests to mention:

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Loosen Up, Sandy Baby

As tropical storm Sandy tracks towards the coast, we're reminded of Riggo's famed entreaty; we hope meteorological Sandy (and Sandys everywhere, for that matter) take it to heart.

1) Agency for International DevelopmentCongressional Liaison Specialist – $89k-$136k – two positions available, here is second listing – apply today, Oct. 25

2) Americans for ProsperityExternal Affairs Officer – search managed by Talent Market

3-4) BAE Systems
5-6) Bloomberg News
7-10) Bread for the World
11-15) British Embassy
16-19) Brookings Institution
20) BRTRCPublic Affairs Specialist – two positions available – must be able to obtain DoD security clearance

21) CA TechnologiesGovernment Relations Director

22-23) Center for Global Development
24) Consumer Rights CoalitionPublic Affairs Director – $85k-$120k

25-26) DDC Advocacy
27) Forbes-TateAdmin Assistant

28) ICF InternationalPublic Relations/Communications Manager

29) Johns Hopkins UniversityCommunications & Media Relations Manager – $52k-$72k – Montgomery County campus

30) Knowledge UniverseGovernment Relations Director

31-32) Mortgage Bankers Association
33) Mystery public companyGovernment Relations Specialist

34-40) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
41) Population Services InternationalSenior Principal Gift Officer (pdf) – search managed by DRI Consulting

42-43) Roche
44) Union of Concerned ScientistsSenior Energy Analyst – DC, Cambridge, MA or Chicago, IL – apply by Nov. 19

45) U.S. Pharmacopeial ConventionVice President, Global Communications

46-47) World Food Program USA (scroll down)

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Would someone please check in on the National Center for Biodefense & Infectious Disease? Thanks.

Macfadden is recruiting for a Communications Outreach Specialist supporting USAID's Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance – minimum of six years of experience in media relations, PR, or journalism required, with at least one year of experience working on international humanitarian and/or disaster relief issues.

Families Against Mandatory Minimums, focusing on reforming criminal justice sentencing policies, seeks  energetic, fearless, self-starting External Relations Associate to broadcast & promote their work to the public, policymakers, and donors.

George Mason University
Several fresh opportunities to take advantage of the top-notch benefit package offered at the United Nations Foundation:
Super-sized global law firm Hogan Lovells seeks Senior Media Relations Specialist – 5+ years of experience required with heavy emphasis on media relations. PR agency, marketing, or communications background and/or experience with professional service/law firms a plus.

Capitol Hill
Opportunities with the end-of-life advocates & advisors at Compassion & Choices in DC, New York or Portland, OR
Congressional Budget OfficeAssistant Analyst, Tax Analysis Division – $37k-$43k – job ID: 13-06 – apply by Dec. 31

New opportunities with the Sierra Club since our late-September Environmental Special:
DC Dept. of the Environment – Legislative & Regulatory Analyst – $85k-$109k – LLB or JD holders strongly preferred – apply by Nov. 5

* Not us, obviously.  No no no no no.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Leaving It (mostly) to Chance

In lieu of Tuesday specialty programming, we have a just-the-jobs style edition that is mostly derived from randomly choosing some past posts and looking for new jobs with those employers, with perhaps a dozen finds from search-engines and popular job boards thrown in the mix.  So there you are.

1-2) Airline Owners & Pilots Association – Frederick, MD – main career page here
3) American Association of People with DisabilitiesDirector of Development (pdf)

4) American Councils for International EducationPhilanthropic Development Officer

5) American Geophysical UnionProduction Assistant for Eos

6) American Heart AssociationProgram Initiatives Manager, Partnership to Prevent Heart Disease & Stroke

7-8) American Immigration Council
9) American Immigration Lawyers Association Social Media Associate

10) American Institute for PhysicsArchives Assistant – part time

11-12) American Legislative Exchange Council
13) American Physical SocietyWeb Content Coordinator

14) American Red CrossSenior Director, Major Gift Programs

15) ConnellyWorks  – not specifically titled post that sounds like PR Account Exec to us

16) Council for a Strong AmericaCommunications Director

17) Dept. of Health & Human ServicesPublic Affairs Specialist – $74k-$115k – job ID: HHS-ASPR-DE-13-751667 – apply by Oct. 24

18) Electronic Transactions AssociationDirector of Development

19) The Federalist SocietyAssociate Director of Development

20) Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis NetworkManager, Digital Communications

21) Georgetown Day School Director of Major Gifts

22) Hilton WorldwideSenior Manager, Global Corporate Communications

23) Human Rights CampaignMajor Gifts Officer

24-25) Human Rights Watch
26) International Orthodox Christian CharitiesDonor Services Coordinator (scroll down) – Baltimore, MD

27) Intelligent Transportation Society of AmericaDirector, Communications

28-29) Koch Foundation/Institute
30-33) Maryland Public Television – Baltimore, MD
34-35) Mercatus Center at George Mason University
36) Mystery employerDirector of Communications – search managed by Professionals for Nonprofits

37) Mystery nonprofit w/ some interest in transportation issuesCommunications Specialist – apply by Nov. 15

38) National Alcohol Beverage Control AssociationPolicy & Research Analyst

39-40) National Governors Association
41) National Sustainable Agriculture AssociationPolicy Intern, Winter/Spring 2013

42-44) ONE Campaign
45) Open Society FoundationsSenior Communications Officer, Public Health Program – New York – apply by Nov. 19

46) Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School Development Director – part-time – Ellicott City, MD

47) Sabin Vaccine InstituteEuropean Fundraising Officer (scroll down) – London, UK

48-49) Save the Children
50) South Carolina Policy CouncilInvestigate Reporter for The Nerve – Columbia, SC – search managed by Talent Market

51) University of Maryland Medical CenterStrategic Online Marketing Manager – Baltimore, MD

52) Various employersadmin positions – per NRI Staffing

53) VHQCCommunications Coordinator (pdf) – Richmond, Va.

54) WETA Radio/TVInternships – apply by Nov. 15

Monday, October 22, 2012

Specialists (5), Directors (4), Coordinators (3) and More

Welcome back to another week of job search (or just keeping an eye on what's out there) at your favorite™ public affairs jobs resource.  Click here or scroll back to Sunday for previously noted opportunities closing this week.

Grassroots Soccer uses the power of the beautiful game to educate, inspire, and mobilize communities to stop the spread of HIV in Africa; your position on this team would be Chief Development Officer (pdf) – DC, New York or Boston locations possible – search managed by Sandler Associates.

Linda Roth Associates seeks high energy Publicist and Senior Publicist candidates capable in media relations, promotions, marketing strategy, and event coordination fields – interesting office location, we think.

Newly found with Spectrum Communications since last week’s PR jobs extravaganza:
The Insured Retirement Institute seeks Communications & Emerging Media Specialist (pdf) with both technical and editorial competencies to manage portfolio of websites and social media properties – please submit cover letter, resume, and writing sample to Julie Benson at

Individuals with health care legislative/regulatory experience and an understanding of how state and federal health care policy impacts the health care industry in Texas should be aware of this Executive Director opportunity with the Austin-based Texas Ambulatory Surgery Center Society.

Blue Cross/Blue Shield AssociationSenior Associate, Public Relations – message development & solid writing skills with ability to craft comprehensive communications plans and compelling talking points,  press releases, and op-eds particularly sought.

POLITICOEvents Program & Marketing Development Coordinator

You should note that the Director, Federal Legislative Campaigns (scroll way back to Sept. postings or use job #40398) post with the Nature Conservancy that originally sported an Oct. 18 deadline has been extended to Oct. 31.

George Washington University
Smithsonian InstitutionBrand Marketing Specialist – $89k-$115k – job ID: 13R-JL-298233-TRF-OCEA – apply by Oct. 29

State DepartmentSpecial Assistant, Academic Educational & Cultural Affairs – $89k-$115k – job ID: ECA-2013-0009 – experience with managing and implementing an academic exchange or international educational programs required – apply by Nov. 1

AAA Mid-AtlanticPublic Affairs Specialist – $18-$27/hr – minimum of one year of experience in a public and/or media relations role involving writing, community relations or legislative affairs required; expertise in legislative, travel & transportation issues desirable.

Treasury Dept.Public Affairs Specialist/Spokesperson – $62k-$97k – job ID: 13-DO-045DH – apply by Oct. 29

New with the American Hospital Association
Railroad operator Norfolk Southern seeks Public Relations Specialist in Norfolk, Va. to manage content on multiple company websites along with other communications duties – we’re not sure of location of Government Relations Management Trainee opportunity.

University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.
Your resource of the day: Potomac Flacks tracks the comings and goings of individuals in the PR/political sphere and occasionally posts related job opportunities, as well.

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Next Week

Here's your run of previously noted opportunities closing next week.  See you Monday with the new stuff.

Black Women’s Health ImperativeSenior Policy AssociateOct. 22 

British EmbassyCommunications, Visits & Events Officer – temporary post  – supporting the Scottish Affairs Office – $16/hr – Oct. 22

Dept. of EnergyCommunications Director – $123k-$155k – jpb ID: EEGO-13-CR-2-IT-00334 – Oct. 22

George Mason UniversityResearch Assistant for the Center for Infrastructure Protection & Homeland SecurityOct. 22 

Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
Smithsonian InstitutionMuseum of the American Indian
University of Maryland
Center for Victims of Torture –  Senior Policy AdvocateOct. 23

U.S. China Economic & Security Review CommissionCongressional Liaison & Director of Communications – $60k-$110k – job ID: 002-2012-CLDC – Oct. 23

Prince William CountyPublic Information Specialist – $42k-$71k – Oct. 24

U.S Coast GuardPublic Affairs Specialist – $89k-$115k – job ID: 12-2130-HQ-PW-D – Oct. 24

Catholic University (scroll down)
East-West CenterProjects and Outreach Coordinator – $51k – Oct. 26

GreenpeaceBoard Fundraising ManagerOct. 26

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency – Public Affairs Officer – $62k-$115k – job ID: 20121345 – Oct. 26

Open Society FoundationSenior Director for New Media supporting Revenue Watch Institute – New York – Oct. 26 

Richmond, Va.  Department of Public UtilitiesMarketing and Public Relations Specialist – $41k-$67k – Oct. 28

Friday, October 19, 2012

Scientific, Handsomest, Expert & Velvet

A Big Week draws to a close at DCPA+CJ, including several direct-to-us submissions that might net be showing up in search engines or job boards.  And, if you somehow missed it, please check out our behemoth (160+ entries) Public Relations Jobs Special from last Tuesday.

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute appears to be in the early stages of a search for a Vice President of Communications & Public Affairs under the able guidance of Isaacson, Miller

Kelly Government Solutions seeks Scientific Communications Editor who can translate complex scientific information into plain language and write/edit science-heavy press releases & updates for a variety of audiences on behalf on the National Institutes of Health – ideal candidate would have a PhD in a psychology, neuroscience or a related discipline.

Pew Charitable Trusts
Fresh from this morning’s inbox: an Internship is currently available w/ Ein Communications – we’re told a $10/hr pay grade goes with it and that you should send cover letter and resume to

Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network
  • Project Manager, CDC – three years experience in management of grant-funded health and/or education-related projects, grant writing, & publication/product development sought.
  • Vice President of Education – seeking candidates with demonstrated educational planning experience, with the ability to engage a wide range of stakeholders including advisory groups, coalitions, forums, practitioner groups and partner organizations
Here is a very fresh Marketing & Communications Associate position with (and at) the National Building Museum – in our opinion, the absolute handsomest structure in the city.

Child Trends conducts high-quality research and sharing it with the people and institutions whose decisions and actions affect children – and you get to publicize and evangelicize (if that’s a word) this essential work as Vice President for Strategic Communication – at least five years’ experience in a senior communications position in the child/youth/family advocacy area or related field is required.

American UniversityDirector of Marketing & Communications, WAMU 88.5 FM

The American Bankers Association seeks Vice President, Congressional Relations with at least 7 years related work experience to include congressional experience with a focus on the banking industry.

USA Rice FederationManager, Domestic Promotion Programs –  Experience in food marketing/promotion and nutrition/food desired policy; PR agency, food company or commodity board experience a plus.

Altria Group seeks Senior Counsel, Government Affairs (search DC location or req # 13545BR) a minimum of 5 to10 years’ experience in a law firm, corporate legal department, or federal/state government agency.

AARP seeks Senior Medicare Policy Expert to provide detailed analysis and advice on Medicare-related issues

The Washington Center
GovDelivery allows public sector organizations to transform digital communication in order to have true mission impact, and may allow you to pick up a paycheck as Federal Executive Assistant if you have 5+ years as an executive admin experience in a sales organization, preferably in the Federal government market.

Case Foundation
Northern Virginia Community College
Riverside TechnologyCorporate Communications Assistant

Tax Executives InstituteDirector of Communications & Marketing

Lush voiced, Velvet Fog types may want to check out C-SPAN’s temporary Staff Announcer opportunity – minimum four years related experience with emphasis on live voice-over work required.

Oktoberfest season is starting to fade:
Best wishes for a big (or whatever size you prefer) weekend from your favorite™ public affairs jobs resource.

Thursday, October 18, 2012


We're fired up, in Beast Mode, amped, well-caffeinated, into the stash of Allen's, energized by crisp fall weather, and already looking forward to RG III's first trip to the Meadowlands.  What does that mean for you?  How about a super-sized, Jobstoberfest just-the-jobs edition to continue our Big Week programming.

1) American Iron & Steel InstituteDirector, Environment/Health & Safety Policy

2) American Legacy FoundationAssistant Director, Youth Activism – high $60k

3) AmgenSenior Manager, Regulatory Affairs/Biosimilar Policy (search DC location or req ID: 17799BR) – DC or Thousand Oaks, CA

4) BAE SystemsCorporate Communications Officer – Secret clearance required

5-7) Booz Allen
8) Brookings InstitutionSpecial Events Manager

9-13) Catholic University (scroll down)
14-15) Center for Clean Air Policy
16) Center For Health, Environment & Justice - Internships

17) Congressional Hispanic InstituteMarketing & Communications Manager

18) Education TrustField Director – grassroots/advocacy position

19) EMCDirector of Government Affairs & Public Policy

20-21) George Mason University
22-25) Georgetown University
26) Gilead SciencesAssociate Director, Government Affairs

27) Handicap InternationalMajor Gifts Officer – to $65k – search managed by Koya Partners

28-29) Heritage Foundation
30) Hispanic Association of Colleges and UniversitiesAssistant Director, DC HACU National Internship Program – Spanish language proficiency highly desired, but not required

31-41) Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD, except as noted
42) JPMorgan ChaseAdmin Assistant, International Government Relations (search DC location or req ID: 120067002) –

43-44) LMI
45) Marijuana Policy Project Interns

46) MedimmuneAssociate Director of Internal Communications

47-48) Merck (search DC location or use job #)
49) MicrosoftCongressional Affairs Manager

50) Mystery downtown DC trade associationGovernment Affairs/Communications Assistant – temp-to-hire – $14-$17/hr to low-mid $40k – search managed by Beacon Hill Staffing

51) Mystery Rockville employerWeb Content Specialist – Drupal CMS experience required – search managed by Profiles

52) National Building MuseumInternships, Spring 2013 – development, collections, marketing/communications & graphic design – apply by Nov. 15

53) National Community Reinvestment CoalitionPublications Manager/Copywriter

54) National Rural Letter Carriers’ AssociationCommunications/PAC Manager

55-56) National Trust for Historic Preservation
57-58) National Women’s Law Center
59-68) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
69) Public Justice FoundationDirector of Communications – search managed by Ford Webb Associates

70) Pulmonary Hypertension AssociationAssociate Director of Development

71-72) The Teaching Company
73-75) United Food and Commercial Workers InternationalMaking Change at Walmart campaign – search managed by O’Keefe Search
76) WESTATSenior Survey Research Designer (search Rockville, MD location or req ID: 5490BR)

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Your Glamorous Bosses

Consumers Union seeks Policy Analyst who will focus on telecommunications and related privacy issues

Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Malaria & TuberculosisDirector of Development (pdf) – search managed by Sandler Search Associates

Here is a fresh-off-the-presses Admin Assistant, Public Affairs post with the United Nations Foundation – apply by Oct. 30

The American Society of Landscape Architects seek skilled Web & Graphic Designer to join them on the roof (and in the office, we suppose) – high level proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat and Dreamweaver required; Flash experience a plus.

Capitol Hill
  • Committee on Education & the Workforce, Democratic StaffInterns
  • Mystery DemocratIntern
  • Rep.  John Garamendi (D-CA) – Intern
U.S. News & World Report is looking for an enthusiastic Intern to assist in the writing, editing, and producing of online content for the Best Funds section

Take part in the good works of the Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington as their next Development Director – at least 5-7 years direct fundraising and development experience, including extensive and proven experience in writing grants and cultivating individual donors required –involvement in the Episcopal Church or other mainline Christian denominations is preferable but not required.

American Academy of PediatricsLegislative Assistant (scroll all the way down) – seeking candidates with 2-3 years experience in a health or government arena and knowledge of legislative/regulatory processes; Hill or association background desirable.

POLITICO is seeking a dynamic Deputy Editor to lead a team of reporters focusing on breaking news.

Maslansky Luntz + Partners
Humane Society of the US is seeking a Programs Coordinator, Equine Protection department – knowledge of the responsibilities related to horse care, active involvement in the horse world through riding activities or horse-related interest/activism is desirable – high $30k to low $40k.

The National Academies (of Science & Engineering, plus the Institute of Medicine) seek part-time Communications Associate for range of research and support/admin duties

Urban Land Institute – seeking candidates for Associate, Virtual ULI post with 2-4 years experience as an online content editor or producer – Executive Assistant opportunity also available

The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission provides facility accreditation programs for vascular, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology/nuclear medicine/PET, magnetic resonance, computed tomography and carotid stenting – your spot in this complex-sounding Columbia, MD-based enterprise would be Communications/Marketing Assistant.

Microfinance group Accion International seeks Communications Specialist – working knowledge of PhotoShop, InDesign, Illustrator required, Flash preferred – fluency in Spanish desirable – Boston, MA

Conference/Meeting Coordinator is new with the International Food Policy Research Institute – experience coordinating staff travel and logistics for conferences desired; international travel part of the bargain.

The Society for Neuroscience has an immediate opening for an experienced Policy & Advocacy Manager with Hill background and experience with the federal appropriations process and research policy – apply by Nov. 11

Best/funnest/most glamorous internship opportunity of the year?  We would include this Communications/PR Intern opportunity with Jose Andres ThinkFood Group has to be a contender for that title.  Or maybe Barback at Minibar is more to your talents (probably pretty great too, as far as barback jobs go)

Speaking of glamorous bosses – Sir Richard Branson’s Carbon War Room may still be in search for a DC or New York based Communications Associate – although it appears they first started looking to fill that post in June.  Vintage-unknown Director of Global Projects (pdf) and Executive Assistant (pdf) posts also noted.

The University of Maryland seeks Communications Manager to help publicize the Merill College of Journalism – apply by Nov. 10

Freedom of conscience must extend to people of all faiths and of none – if you’re on board with that sentiment, then perhaps this Development Manager post with the Secular Coalition of America would be of interest to you.

The Association of Corporate Counsel seeks Director of Communications & Public Relations with at least 10 years hands-on experience in running communications campaigns; PR agency, Hill or advocacy experience strongly preferred.  PR/Communications & Social Media Coordinator also sought.

Search DC location for several Spring 2013 Intern opportunities at CNN

The Richmond, Va.  Department of Public Utilities is seeking a Marketing and Public Relations Specialist with graphic design skills and proficiency with Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator software on a PC or a Mac – $41k-$67k – apply by Oct. 28

Search has been extended to Oct. 26 for Public Affairs Officer post with the nosey crew at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency – $62k-$115k – job ID: 20121345 – try to resist the urge to check how good an image they have of your neighborhood until you’ve been there a while, OK?

Capital OneCommunications Manager – 6+ years experience in consulting, public/corporate communications, journalism or marketing communications, along w/ background including finance/retail banking.

Topaz Power GroupDirector, Public Relations/Regulatory Affairs (scroll down to Raven Power openings) – five to ten years of senior-level experience in energy industry related public relations desired – Baltimore, MD 

Capitol AssociatesGovernment Relations Internships – apply by Nov. 1

GuidestarPR Intern

Your job search tool of the day is a long-time DCPA+CJ favorite: the fine job board of the Foreign Policy Association

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Public Relations Jobs, Eleventh Edition

For your Tuesday specialty programming, we once again take a survey of jobs and internships at public relations firms in the DC area, with a few out-of-region PR jobs thrown into the mix.

HR pros at PR firms are welcome to add to the mix, or ask for a takedown of any posts you're no longer actively seeking resumes for – see contact info here.

300 Brand
Adfero Group
Allison+PartnersAccount Exec and Senior Account Exec (scroll down)

APCO Worldwide
Blue State Digitalmultiple opportunities available – mostly in DC & New York
Borenstein GroupInterns 

Boutique PR firm of anonymous varietyClient Account Manager – $60k-$65k – search managed by Beacon Hill Staffing 

Brodeur Partners
Brotman Winter FriedInternships

Brunner Digitalopportunities available in Pittsburgh & Atlanta

Burness Communications (scroll down)
Burson Marsteller
Charles Ryan & AssociatesClient Services Intern – Charleston, WV

Collaborative Communications GroupConsultants

Crosby-Volmer International Communications
CRT/tanakaVice President, Food & Nutrition – New York

DPR Grouppositions at all levels noted

Equals Three Communications (scroll down)
FTI ConsultingDirector, Strategic Communications

Fenton Communications
  • Account Director – expertise in international development, global health and women’s issues – DC. New York or London, UK
  • Interns
Fleishman Hillard
Gibraltar & Associates
Global marketing/PR/ communications firmAssociate Creative Director – $100k-$130k – search managed by Onward Search
Glover Park Group
Golin Harris
Griffin & CompanyMedia Relations Intern – $12/hr

Hager Sharp
H+K Strategies (note: these open really slowly in Firefox; Chrome seems to work better)
Hillmer Inc. – Fredericksburg, Va.
Hyde Park CommunicationsAccount Exec/Senior Account Exec

IMRE – Baltimore, MD
Janson Communications – HQ in Manassas, Va. – but first two posts could be at client locations, we’re guessing
Jones Public AffairsAccount Director – health communications focus

KSA Plus CommunicationsSenior Production Editor/Manager

Levick Strategic Communications (scroll all the way down to openings)
Lewis PRInternships – DC; Boston, MA, San Francisco & San Diego, CA

Lipman HearneAccount Manager/Supervisor

McKinney & Associates
M+R Strategic Services
MSL GroupVice President, Healthcare (search job # MSL000135) – New York

MWW Groupmultiple opportunities in New York metro area

Mystery global communications, marketing and consulting agencyAccount Exec/Writer

New Media StrategiesAccount Director/Group Account Director – New York

NPJ Advertising & PR
Octagon Sports Marketing
Ogilvy PRAssistant Account Exec (search using req ID 1430BR) for Feinstein Kean Healthcare affiliate

Outreach Process PartnersOutreach Manager and Manager, Outreach Services (scroll down) – Annapolis, MD

Policy Impact CommunicationsExecutive Assistant – $40k-$60k

Porter Novelli
Powell Tate
ProActive CommunicationsInternships

Profiles, Inc.Account Exec – Baltimore, MD

The Rendon GroupInternships, Winter 2013 (scroll down)

Rep Equity
RMR & AssociatesMedia Relations Intern

Rock Creek Strategic Marketing
Ruder FinnSenior Account Exec, Corporate Communications – New York

Sage Communications
Spectrum CommunicationsInternships – apply by Nov. 15

Spitfire Strategies
Strauss Radio Strategies
SunStarSenior Account Exec

Susan Davis International
Tempus Group
Un-named crisis communications agencyAssistant Account Exec – search managed by Paradigm Staffing 

Vitamin PR – Baltimore, MD
Vox GlobalInternships 

Waggener EdstromSenior Account Exec/Social Media Strategist – Seattle, Portland or San Francisco area 

Walker Marchant Group
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Xenophon StrategiesInternship

Zeno Group
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