Thursday, January 31, 2013

Just Another Just-the-Jobs Thursday

1) Advisory Board CompanyCoordinator, Online Strategy & Communications

2) Alliance for PeacebuildingSenior Development Associate (pdf) – low $40k – apply by Feb. 7

3) American Diabetes AssociationManaging Director, State Government Relations – can also search here via Virginia location; is Alexandria-based

4) American Rivers Communications/Marketing Intern

5) Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers Vice President, Policy & Government Relations

6) Brookings InstitutionResearch Analyst with the Center for Universal Education – low to mid $40k

7) City of Harrisonburg, Va. Transportation Dept.Communications & Outreach Coordinator – $33k-$39k – Feb. 2 & Feb. 4 closing dates both mentioned

8) DC Public SchoolsWriter/Editor supporting the Office of Family and Public Engagement – $56k-$62k

9) DC Social Innovation ProjectDevelopment & Communications Coordinator/Fellow – part-time – $10-$15/hr

10) Electronic Transactions AssociationManager, Government Relations

11-12) Environmental Law & Policy Center
13-15) Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (search by job # or PA location)
16-19) Feinstein Kean Healthcare (scroll to find or use req ID)
20-21) Foundation for the Defense of Democracies
22-24) Georgetown University
25-26) Greenberg Quinlan Rosner
27) Global Policy SolutionsVice President of Programs & Operations

28-31) Greenpeace
32) HealthSouthHealth Policy Fellow

33) KetchumVice President, Business Development

34-35) McGraw Hill (search DC location or use job #)
36) Mystery associationCommunications Coordinator – search managed by Mom Corps Staffing

37) National Apartment AssociationDirector of State & Local Government Affairs

38-40) National Democratic Institute
41) National Education AssociationLobbyist – $76k-$130k

42) National Sustainable Agricultural AssociationPolicy Associate, Conservation and Farm Programs

43-47) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
48) Radford UniversityPublic Relations & Marketing Specialist, Athletic Dept. – $11/hr – Radford, Va.

49-50) Safety Net Hospitals for Pharmaceutical Access
51) WETASenior Vice President, Development

52-54) zcomm

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Chemical, Evangelical, Psychological & Central

The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates seeks Government Relations Manager (pdf) with detailed knowledge of the chemical industry, related trade associations and safety & security laws that govern the chemical sector.

The specialists in public relations support for nonprofits at Burness Communications are looking for an experienced Digital Campaign Strategist (scroll down) – 4+ years of work experience in digital strategy, campaigns and advocacy, communications, and/or PR required, along with an advanced social media skill-set.

We have it on good authority that the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America is still actively recruiting for this ¾-time Program Director for Public Policy position to lead public policy advocacy efforts  on issues relating to hunger and poverty in the U.S., including budget and fiscal policy, job creation, low-income assistance programs and economic development.   Successful candidate does not need to have a specific faith perspective, but should have an appreciation for the positive role of faith-based advocacy, social service and community development.

Opportunities with Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf at their Metro-friendly Old Town Alexandria location:
This is a little outside our usual focus, but the electronic publishing group Alexander Street Press seems like an interesting outfit to get involved with, so please take a look at their call for a detail-oriented Customer Service Representative to join their close-knit crew.

Director, Political Action Committee is new since we recently checked in with the American Psychological Association – 4-6 years of PAC management or other relevant fundraising experience required 

A new consumer internet safety coalition seeks Press Secretary – search managed, or at least abetted, by 463 Communications

Towson UniversityChief Development Officer, Athletics (scroll to find; job # 101005) – seeking candidates with at least five years of experience fundraising, preferably in both annual giving and major gifts – Towson, MD

Capitol Hill
The Rockville-based National Park Trust seeks Communications and Development Coordinator for a variety of fundraising support/admin & outreach tasks

New since the beginning of the month at the Heart Rhythm Society we find Coordinator, Marketing / Communications & Membership and Coordinator, Meeting Operations

National Governors Association seeks Summer NGA Scholar/Intern to support their Homeland Security & Public Safety Division – at least one year of graduate level studies in public policy or a related field required.

Special Olympics – multiple development/fundraising positions available (scroll down)

Faith-based/pro-life pregnancy counseling group Care Net seeks Vice President of Communications & Development to join them in Landsdowne, Va.

Inovalon, self-described as a healthcare technology company that combines advanced data analytics with highly targeted interventions to achieve meaningful impact in clinical outcomes and financial performance, seeks Digital Content & Social Media Coordinator to join them in Bowie, MD

Penn, Good & Associates, specialists in social/health marketing & communications seek 5-7 years experienced Digital Marketing Strategist.

Peace CorpsMarketing Specialist – $53k-$96k – job ID: DPC13-A0010-JP – apply by Feb. 7 

Western Governors Association (scroll down on main page) – Denver, CO
World Central Kitchen, a non-profit organization founded by chef José Andrés with the mission of using the power of food to empower communities and strengthen economies, seeks Development & Communications Intern.

HoneywellDirector of Government Relations – at least ten years experience within in a large corporate setting and/or consulting firm with a focus on government relations required, as well as the ability to operate in a highly matrixed environment.

The Virginia State University School of Agriculture, in Chesterfield, Va., is seeking an individual with outstanding interpersonal and community relations skills to serve as Director for Marketing & Communication (search posting # FA411) – apply by Feb. 1 

National Association of Realtors
American Fuel & Petrochemical ManufacturersCommunications & Social Media Specialist – seeking candidates with 5+ years of proven and extensive social media job experience & related technologies/platforms and tracking/analytics knowledge.

International corporate finance/insurance provider CIT Group seeks Manager/AVP of Government Relations with some combo of Capitol Hill, PAC, and government relations experience.  Can also search here, via DC location.

Boca Raton, FL could be your new workday home as Manager, State Policy & Grassroots Advocacy for the alarmists at ADT.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

A Communications/Media Relations-Focused Set

For your Tuesday specialty programming, we bring you communications & media relations-oriented opportunities at a broad range of corporate, non-profit & government employers (with the exception of jobs at PR/communications firms, which we feature separately – and will probably get to soon)

American Academy of ActuariesMedia Relations / Communications Professional (pdf)

American College of Obstetricians and GynecologistsSenior Director, Communications/Marketing & PR

American Dental AssociationManager, Public & Professional Communications (scroll to find or use advanced search & job # 6396) – Chicago, IL

Capital OneSenior Director, Brand/Digital Marketing Communications

Charles Koch InstitutePublic Relations/Media Relations Coordinator

Children’s National Medical CenterPR & Marketing Specialist

Coalition for Residential EducationDirector of Communications

DC Health Benefit Exchange AuthorityDirector, Public Affairs – $109k-$152k – apply by Feb. 15

DHS/TSASupervisory Public Affairs Specialist – $88k-$137k – job ID: HQ-SCPA-13-571113 – apply by Jan. 31

Enroll AmericaNational Communications Director (pdf)

Evolent HealthAssociate Director, Provider Communication & Change Management (scroll to find)

Hogan Lovells
Public Relations Manager (pdf) – application info here

International Finance GroupCommunications Officer/Senior Communications Officer – apply by Feb. 10

International Food Policy Research InstituteCommunications Specialist

International Justice MissionDirector of Global Public Relations

Johns Hopkins UniversitySenior Media Relations Representative

Lutheran Immigration & Refugee ServiceMedia Relations Specialist – Baltimore, MD

MicroStrategyDirector, Marketing Communications

Minority Business Development AgencyPublic Affairs Specialist – $62k-$97k – job ID: MBDA-OND-2013-0012 – apply by Feb. 3

Mintwood Media CollectiveCommunications Assistant – $3,200/mo. – apply by Feb. 5

Mystery trade associationDirector, Marketing & Communications – search managed by the McCormick Group

Mystery start-up in the travel industryPR/Communications Manager – search managed by Jobspring Partners

National Gay and Lesbian Task ForceDirector of Communications

Northern Virginia Family ServicesDirector of Agency Communications

Pew Charitable TrustsSenior Communications Officer, U.S. Oceans

SAGE Dining ServicesPublic Relations & Communications Manager – Lutherville, MD

Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund
Communications Director – $55k-$65k

Steptoe & JohnsonDirector, Marketing Operations & Communications (scroll down)

Stimson CenterSenior Communications Professional – apply by Feb. 15

Theodore Roosevelt Conservation PartnershipDirector of Communications 

U.S. Chamber of CommerceAssociate Manager, Media Relations

U.S. SilicaManager of Corporate Communications – Frederick, MD

World Justice ProjectCommunications Manager – apply by Jan. 31

Monday, January 28, 2013

Ice is fine (even essential) for cocktails & hockey rinks; not recommended for commuting

Hope you're dry & warm wherever you are (which seems like a pretty safe bet, unless you're looking at this on a smartphone at a subway stop).  Scroll back or click here for a pretty nice run of previously noted opportunities closing this week.

National Indian Health BoardLegislative Director – broad portfolio of advocacy, outreach & reporting/analysis duties referenced

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
The Friends of the National Zoo seeks an Online Marketing Manager to leverage social media platforms to increase membership, grow event participation, promote partnerships and sponsorships, and bring more folks in to see pandas, pythons & the like.

The National Association of Broadcasters seeks Manager, External Affairs for duties that include event management and support of coalition/partnership activities; Hill experience & Spanish language skills particularly sought.

GE seeks highly experienced Government Affairs Executive to develop and execute the global government affairs strategy for their Renewables business.

FreedomWorks (scroll down)
 This sounds interesting: Marine CorpsForeign Affairs Specialist – $27k-$65k – job ID: EA30130 - 02- 829875K4548921 - D – described as entry level – involved in development and promulgation of USMC policy & procedures as related to foreign military sales – apply by Jan. 29

720 Strategies
Advanced Energy EconomyVice President, Federal Policy – seeking candidates with 5+ years of experience on Capital Hill and/or in federal government affairs and a wide professional network in the energy sector.
George Washington University
American Dental Association (scroll to find or use advanced search & job #)
Arthritis Foundation
Communities In Schools is hiring two Admin Coordinators: one for the EVPs of Marketing and Communication and Legislative Affairs and one for the EVP of Research, Evaluation and Innovation – more background here.

Management Scientists for Health
C-SPANInterns, Summer 2013 – for current undergrads; priority for rising juniors & seniors

Prince William County Service AuthorityWeb & Graphic Designer – $66k-$106k – Woodbridge, VA – apply by Feb. 2

Mid-sized DC-based lobbying firm Forbes-Tate seeks seeks bright, engaging individual to join their team as a Research Assistant.

Germanna Community CollegeVice President, Institutional Advancement – $94k+ - Locust Grove, Va. – apply by Feb. 8

Monday's belated beer enthusiast public service announcement: Bell's Hopslam tapping at Churchkey today at 4:00 pm.

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Warming Up to the Ice Age

Our probably brief respite from the cold snap brings this John Hiatt pop gem to mind as we feature previously noted opportunities closing this week.

American Council of Life InsurersInternational Policy AnalystJan. 28

Census BureauPublic Affairs Specialist – $42k-$54k – for recent grads – job ID: WA817824-NW – Jan. 28

DC Department of Employment ServicesSupervisory Public Affairs Specialist – $98k-$137k – Jan. 28

Dept. of Health & Human ServicesLegislative Analyst – $89k-$115k – job ID: HHS-OS-DE-13-824324 – Jan. 28

Environmental Advocates of New YorkClean Air & Energy Program Director – Albany , NY – Jan. 28

National Immigration Forum – see also main careers page here
 Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
Office of National Drug Control PolicyProgram/Correspondence Support Specialist – $51k-$81k – job ID: ONDCP-13-05-GT-DE – Jan. 29 

University of California system – Director, Health & Clinical Affairs – $97k-$143k – DC-based – Jan. 29 

U.S. Army Medical CommandPublic Affairs Specialist – $62k-$81k – job ID: NCHT13265771819014D – Jan. 29

Center of ConcernDirector of Development – $60k-$90k – Catholic economic/social justice group – Jan. 31

Center for Advanced Defense Studies Policy Analyst, Indian Subcontinent – advanced proficiency/fluency in Hindi required; other relevant languages and dialects highly desirable – Jan. 31

Ferrum CollegeDirector of Public Relations – (Roanoke, Va. area) – Jan. 31 

George W. Bush Presidential CenterProgram Manager, Freedom Advocate Initiative – $70k-$80k – Dallas, TX – Jan. 31
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation – Communications Officer – Princeton, NJ – Jan. 31 

American College of Nurse-MidwivesMedia Relations, Social Media & Marketing Coordinator – $45k-$55k – Feb. 1

Cancer Support Community
Church World ServiceDirector of Foundation Gifts – $65k – Feb. 1

Dept. of Veterans AffairsDirector of Digital Media & Engagement – $123k-$155k – job ID: DEU-13-823541-CB – Feb. 1

University of MarylandCommunications Coordinator – supporting the School of Engineering – Feb. 1

International Finance Corp.Communications Officer/Senior Communications OfficerFeb. 3

World BankSenior Communications Officer – supporting the Consultative Group to Assist the PoorFeb. 3

Friday, January 25, 2013

All Right! Hockey's Back!

.... now, will someone please tell the Caps the season has actually started already?  Maybe tonight's the night.

Strategic communications cabal SKDKnickerbocker is seeking a Senior Associate with at least five years of experience at a public affairs firm, trade association, or other public affairs, political or advocacy-related environment; media relations skills a must.

The United States Pharmacopeial Convention seeks highly experienced Vice President of Communications to lord over three direct reports and 16 secondary vassals your Rockville fiefdom.

YWCA USACommunications Intern, Spring 2013 – strong writing skills and facilty w/ social media particularly sought

The Center for Investigative Reporting invites you to join their team in San Francisco, CA as News Engagement Specialist, reporting/producing daily content showcasing CIR’s investigative work.  Deep knowledge of social communities and engagement strategies on Twitter, Tumblr, Facebook, Google+ and other social platforms required.

Lockheed Martin – Secret clearances required
Boeing – Communications Specialist – 10+ years writing/media relations experience required – apply by Feb. 5 

Youth Services America seeks Director of Development & Corporate Partnerships with 5+ years of experience designing and implementing comprehensive fundraising plans that tap national & family foundations, corporations, government agencies and high net worth individuals.  Internships in various speciaties (scroll down) also available.

American University
VISASenior Business Leader, Public Affairs –12-15 years public affairs and media relations experience required, including political communications background and political savvy.

Nonprofit governance group Boardsource seeks Director of Marketing with 5+ years experience in market and customer analysis, marketing strategy, and/or brand management; nonprofit background desirable
Discovery Communications
New opportunities with the International Rescue Committee since our November Humanitarian & Relief Jobs Special  – all based in New York:
And here’s a pair of opportunities with the IRC-affiliated Women’s Refugee Commission:
One CampaignInternships – DC, London or Berlin – apply by Feb. 22

Porter Novelli seeks Summer Interns to support multiple practice area – paid postions

World VisionInternships – DC & Federal Way, WA

How does a Summer of writing/blogging, media relations & SEO work – all from your couch or favorite coffee shop – sound to you?  How does $800/month for a commute-free 20 hour work week grab you?  Those answering great, OK, or oh what the hell why not? can apply for Content Creator Trainee posts with Come Recommended.

Looking to relocate to charming Charleston, SC?  Perhaps this Director of Philanthropy post with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, raising funds for their Drayton Hall property, is your ticket South.

Five years of fundraising experience with expertise in individual and corporate giving earns you consideration for Director, Annual Giving for the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts and probably a chance bypass the Gumbo line at the 24th Annual Louisiana Swamp Romp in June.

For your Friday job search resource needs, we note the new (or at least new to us) job board from our friends at National Journal.

Thursday, January 24, 2013


Today's post, coming to you from lightly dusted, and too-frigid-for-our-tastes* downtown DC, is #1,111 from your favorite™ public affairs jobs resource.  Land the Vegas, Ventura or East Hampton posts and have us out for a long weekend, OK?

1) ACLU of ColoradoDirector of Communications & Outreach – Denver, CO – apply by Feb. 15

2) ACLU of NevadaExecutive Director – Las Vegas, NV – search managed by Gumbs + Partners

3) American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons – Manager, State Government Relations

4) American Bar AssociationMarketing Assistant – $32k-$35k

5) The Bonner GroupAccount Exec – political fundraising focus

6-8) Common Cause
9) DCI Group - Vice President of Digital Technology

10-11) DDC Advocacy
12) Defenders of WildlifeGovernment Relations Associate

13) Feeding AmericaResearch Intern – Chicago, IL

14) Forest Stewardship CouncilSenior Marketing Manager – significant travel required – Minneapolis, MN

15) Foundation for the National Institutes of HealthGrants Manager

16) Georgetown UniversityDevelopment Assistant, Mid-Atlantic/Southeast Region

17) GooglePublic Policy & Government Relations Events Associate

18) Information Technology and Innovation FoundationDevelopment Assistant

19) International Monetary FundSenior External Public Relations Advisor (search DC location or job # 1300048) – apply by Feb. 11

20) JPMorgan ChaseAdmin Assistant, Government Relations

21) KetchumSenior Account Exec, Public & Corporate Affairs Practice

22-28) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find or use job #)
29) NBC 4Digital Content Producer

30) Novo NordiskAssociate, Federal Government Affairs

31) PlayworksSocial Media/Communications Intern

32) Rethink MediaContent Manager & Digital Media Strategist

33-38) Sierra Club
39) ThreespotSocial Media Manager

40) Whitney, Bradley & BrownCommunications, Deployment, and Outcomes Manager – must be able to obtain DHS clearance

41) World BankSenior Communications Officer – supporting the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor – apply by Feb. 3

42) WTOP/WFEDProducer/Web Writer – on call/flexible schedule

43) ZipcarBrand Ambassador – Baltimore, MD – diplomatic immunity not guaranteed

* New England, Great Lakes and Plains/Midwest folk can feel free to mock our Mid-Atlantic-raised lack of climate hardiness.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Two Things at Once

OK, here's the deal – we're still adding to yesterday's super-sized Think Tank Special Edition, and we'll also be adding to this new set below throughout the day.  We'll make it clear when we're done in both cases [edit: the Think Tank set is now complete;and we're also done adding to today's post, as well]

Boutique hotelier group the Doyle Collection has a room reserved for a Marketing/PR Manager to flack for their Dupont Circle Hotel – minimum of 2-5 years agency (PR? advertising? either/both?) experience required.

Dept. of Veterans AffairsDirector of Digital Media & Engagement – $123k-$155k – job ID: DEU-13-823541-CB – apply by Feb. 1

The American Red Cross needs you – or will need you some time down the road – as a Disaster Reserve Public Affairs Manager – flexibility of schedule and fluency in a second language are both desirable attributes for the position.

Fresh Communications Coordinator opportunity available with Comcast’s government relations team in DC; Fios enthusiasts and satellite TV fans probably discouraged.

Just one from the Capitol Hill file today: Mystery Texas Democrat seeks Senior Legislative Analyst to handle healthcare-related issues; substantive experience in working with the Affordable Care Act, and collaborating with hospitals and health-based organizations required.

Racepoint Group
The Izaak Walton League seeks Conservation Director to handle a diverse portfolio of public policy, management, leadership, and communications responsibilities; at least 10 years of senior level experience in legislative, public policy, & advocacy field required – apply by Feb. 15

Mystery medical association located in Rockville seeks Communications/Marketing Manager – your three to five years of relevant experience must include skills with InDesign or Quark.

Human Rights First
University of Virginia Children’s HospitalDirector of Development – $90k-$110k – major gifts fundraising preferred; background with other children's organizations, PR, higher education, alumni affairs, hospital or other non-profit admin/marketing engagement would look good on your CV – Charlottesville, Va.

The venerable Southern Poverty Law Center seeks Communications Manager to join them at  their Montgomery, AL headquarters

National Association of Manufacturers
American Association of Tissue Banks Director, Marketing & Public Affairs

Virginia Healthcare FoundationDirector of Fund Development & Communications – fundraising, communications PR, events management, and board support work are part of your portfolio – Richmond, Va.

American Trucking AssociationsManager, Legislative Affairs – min. 3 years experience on Capitol Hill or with lobbying/law firm sought

The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition, an international alliance of academic and research libraries working to promote a more open and equitable system for sharing the results of research, has a prominent spot on the shelf reserved for a new Director of Policy and Federal Relations hire.

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Think Tank Jobs Ten

We return to Tuesday specialty program with our tenth survey of jobs & internships at think tanks and other public policy research/advocacy groups – coming to you as a work-in-progress throughout the day [edit: OK, we're finally done; items added Wednesday include the Claremont Institute, all listings from the letters I though N, plus the groups starting w/ P, except for positions w/ the pair of Pew organizations (which were the last ones we added yesterday)].

America Speaks
American Enterprise Institute
American Foreign Policy CouncilInternships – Russian, Mandarin, Arabic or Farsi helpful – apply by Mar. 15

Asia FoundationJunior Associates in Asian Affairs Program – for future reference; not currently accepting applications – DC or San Francisco, CA

Aspen Institute
Atlantic Council of the U.S.
Bill of Rights InstituteInternships

Brookings Institution
British American Security Information CouncilInternships – DC & London, UK

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International AffairsProducer (audio/video) w/ the Carnegie Ethics Studio – New York

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Research Scholar opportunities currently available in Tunisia & Egypt

Cato Institute
Center for American Progress
Center for Global Development
Center for International PolicyInternships – apply by Mar. 16

Center for Law & Social PolicyCommunications Manager

Center for Public Integrity (scroll down)
Center for Responsive PoliticsResearcher (scroll down)

Center for Strategic & International StudiesDigital Media Manager, Center for Global Health Policy

Center for the National InterestInternships – apply by May 15

Center on Budget & Policy Priorities
The Century Foundation
Charles Koch InstituteInternships – apply by Jan. 31
Chicago Council on Global Affairs – Chicago, IL
Claremont Institute – Claremont, CA
Competitive Enterprise InstituteInternships – apply by Apr. 15

Council on Foreign Relations
e21/Economic Policies for the 21st CenturyEconomist/Economic Writer

East-West InstituteDevelopment Associate – New York

Economic Policy InstituteEducation Policy Researcher

Education SectorInternships

Eisenhower InstituteIntern info 

Ethics & Public Policy Center
Federation of American Scientists Internships 

Fiscal Policy InstituteExecutive Director – Albany, NY 

Ford Foundation – New York
Foreign Policy Research InstituteInternships – Philadelphia, PA – apply by Apr. 1

Foundation on Economic Trends/Office of Jeremy RifkinExecutive Assistant

Freedom House – multiple program management posts available; scroll down for Internships

The Fund for PeaceInternships

German Marshall Fund of the U.S.Intern, Economic Policy and Intern, Foreign & Security Policy – both available now 

Goldwater Institute – Phoenix, AZ
Heritage Foundation
Hudson InstituteAdmin/Development Assistant – apply by Feb. 28

Independent InstituteInternships – Oakland, CA


International Center for Research on Women
Intern, Office of the President

International Crisis GroupInternships

International Food Policy Research Institute
International Institute for Strategic StudiesInternships (scroll down) – apply by Mar. 15

Institute for Humane Studies
Institute for the Study of War
Joint Center for Political & Economic Studies
MacArthur Foundation – Chicago, IL
Manhattan InstitutePress Officer, Healthcare & Legal Reform – New York

Mansfield FoundationInternships

MassINCResearch Associate, Polling Group – Boston, MA

Media Research Center
Middle East Institute
Migration Policy Institute
National Center for Policy AnalysisInternships – Dallas, TX

National Center for Public PolicyInternships

National Endowment for DemocracyIntern, International Media Center and Intern, Government Relations – apply by Feb. 1

National Institute for Public PolicyInternships

New America Foundation
Open Society Foundations 
Pew Charitable Trusts
Pew Research Center
Population Reference Bureau International Programs Fellowship – two-year term – $35k-$40k – foreign language skills, especially French, desired – apply by Feb. 25

Progressive Policy InstituteWeb Editor

Public Forum InstituteInternships – apply by Mar. 31

Public Policy Institute of California

RAND Corporation (scroll or use advanced search & job #)
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Roosevelt Institute – New York
Stimson Center
Texas Public Policy Foundation – Austin, TX
Third Way
Truman National Security ProgramInternships
Urban Institute
The Washington Center – Middle East policy focus
Woodrow Wilson CenterDevelopment Associate, Special Events (pdf) – $51k-$60k – apply by Jan. 25
Worldwatch Institute
– OK, we're done –

Monday, January 21, 2013

Meet the New Boss; Same as the Old Boss

Whether you voted for Team D or the R Squad, or even if you're one of the 2,325,592 Americans who hoped for a Johnson, Stein or other administration, we hope you enjoy the day – and today's finds, as well.   Scroll back or click here for previously noted opportunities closing this week.

The National Association for Home Builders seeks Staff Assistant to support their government relations team.

Good news: first or second best resume/interview/references set might earn you one of two Communications Coordinator posts available supporting the E-School at the University of Maryland – 3-5 years relevant communications/PR experience sought – apply by Feb. 1

Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and other creative software and demonstrated, up-to-date expertise in social networking and social marketing are among the requirements for Digital Media Coordinator with the Association for Career and Technical Education.

Are you passionate about responding to the challenging issues impacting the beef industry?  This Associate Director of Issues Response with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association gives you a rare opportunity to put those ideals to work; beef or agriculture industry experience or farming/ranching background a plus.

The butter and pudding providers at Land O’ Lakes have a place in their figurative DC dairy case for a Director, Government Relations hire.

Exxon Mobil (search public affairs category or use req ID)
American College of Nurse-MidwivesMedia Relations, Social Media & Marketing Coordinator – $45k-$55k – apply by Feb. 1

Search all current openings and you’ll see Corporate Communications & Social Media Specialist post available with government contractor Citizant.

The Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums (think Seaworld and friends) have a whale of an opportunity available for an Executive Director hire with the usual relevant management & advocacy skills as well as familiarity with biological sciences, informal education and communicating about science and education issues.

Conservation International
WUSA 9 seeks dynamic Multi-media Web Journalist to write, publish & promote content on – proficiency in social media & SEO a must; experience with Photoshop and digital video editing preferred.

Christ Church in Alexandria opened for worship 240 years ago; become a part of its history as Director of Development – $50K-$65K

General Dynamics IT seeks Social Media Manager to support a museum in Silver Spring, MD – we’re almost certain it’s this one.

United Way
You may be aware that Jake Tapper is joining the team at CNN – and here's an opening for a Producer for his new show.

Are you an innovative & creative thinker who sees the big picture and can suggest the strategic steps needed to carry out an ambitious vision?  If so, the Chronicle for Philanthropy would like to see if your CV fits their Director of Strategy post.

Multinational pharma concern Mylan remains in search mode for a Director of Federal Government Relations – can also search here, using DC location or req ID 12000586.

Operation Lifesaver's raison d'être is to end collisions, deaths and injuries at highway-rail grade crossings and on rail property; sounds like a good idea to us – Director of Marketing & Communications – $80k-$85k – apply by Jan. 25.

We close your Inauguration Day set with congratulations and best wishes for the 44th President, noting that he is just the 17th brought back for a second term of office – and by bringing you a couple opportunities at the former home of USA CEO #1: Mount Vernon Estate – scroll down for Marketing & Promotions Assistant and Media Relations Associate positions.