Friday, August 30, 2013

August Departs

Your Summer-ending month of just-the-jobs programming ends here.  We'll check in again on Sunday or Monday w/ jobs closing in the upcoming week.

1020) Macfadden is an international professional services corporation that applies integrated information technology solutions and program/project management expertise to help solve critical issues impacting health, safety and security of communities around the world.  Your potential place in this lofty pursuit would be as Online Communications Specialist; at least two years of experience in marketing, social media, PR, or journalism desired, along with familiarity w/ humanitarian and disaster relief issues, government agencies, and strategic messaging.

1021) We’re told this vintage mid-July Receptionist opportunity w/ biomass fuel producer Enviva is still available, and is a possible avenue to future marketing or HR roles w/ the company – Bethesda location

1022) Junior Achievement of Greater Washington seeks a Director of Development to focus on raising funds for the Junior Achievement Finance Park in Prince George's County 5+ years experience in development work with corporate donor component desired

1023) Ignore the Aug. 1 deadline noted; we have it on good authority that Fall/starting-ASAP Intern opportunities are still available w/ Spectrum Communications – $9-$10/hr – min. 20 hr per week commitment required

1024) American Counseling AssociationDigital Print & Development Editor

1025-1029) American University
1030) Amnesty InternationalInternships (scroll down) – DC and New York

1031) British EmbassyAssistant for the Marshall Scholarship Program – temporary: late Sept. to early Dec. – $18/hr – Los Angeles, CA – apply by Sept. 12

1032) Council of Better Business Bureaus – Deputy Director, Children's Food & Beverage Advertising Initiative

1033) Dept. of EnergyPublic Affairs Specialist – $62k-$81k – job ID: DOE-HQ-AR-13-00014-CRR – apply by Sept. 12

1034) Discovery CommunicationsTraffic Coodinator – noted as entry level

1035-1036) Edelman
1037) Exelon Corp.Senior Communications Specialist – Baltimore, MD

1038) Freddie MacSenior Marketing & Communications Staffer

1039-1040) Greenpeace
1041) Grocery Manufacturers AssociationState Affairs Director

1042) Heritage FoundationInterns, Spring 2014 (Jan.-May) – apply by Oct. 1

1043) LoC/Congressional Research ServicePublic Affairs Coordinator – $51k-$67k – job ID: 130123 – apply by Sept. 13 – and here’s another listing w/ what appear to be the same title/details

1044) Lockheed MartinCommunications Representative, Community Relations & Event Planning

1045) Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning CommissionMarketing Specialist for the Arts and Cultural Heritage Divison – contract status – $20-$34/hr – apply by Sept. 12

1046) Mystery employer – Public Relations Coordinator – Baltimore, MD – search managed by the BOSS Group

1047) National Cattlemen’s Beef AssociationManager, Legislative Affairs/Public Lands Council

1048) Personalized Medicine CoalitionPublic Affairs Manager

1049-1053) Pew Charitable Trusts
1054) SRA International Director of Communications – government contractor providing support in IT, communications & consulting roles

1055) ThalesSr. Communications Coordinator – defense/aerospace company

1056) Young Professionals in Foreign Policy – multiple volunteer opportunities currently available

1057) University of Maryland, University CollegeAssociate Vice President of Development (pdf) – search managed by Freeman Philanthropic Services

1058) U.S. MintDeputy Director of Public Affairs – $105k-$136k – job ID: 3-USMINT-185P – apply by Sept. 12

Thursday, August 29, 2013

We Blame the Chaos Monkey

The Chaos Monkey got to us yesterday, in the form of a keyboard glitch that produced a steady stream on nnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn across the screen, to the exclusion of most everything else.  All better now – for now, that is.

974) The Fraternal Order of Police seeks entry-level Professional Staff Member to join National Legislative Office team – previous Hill,  legislative affairs, similar experience preferred, but not required – mid $30k

975) National & international wood biomass fuel supplier Enviva seeks experienced (as in 8+ years’ worth) PR & Community Relations Manager with strong writing, speaking & presentation skills – extensive mid-Atlantic/Southeast region travel is part of the bargain.

976) Obadal, Filler, MacLeod & Klein, a law firm representing trade associations largely in the aviation and construction equipment industries is still in search mode for a Fall 2013 Communications and Policy Intern – Old Town, Alexandria location.

977) The Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America seeks Public Relations Intern – for currently enrolled students only; familiarity w/ AP style a plus – apply by Sept. 3

978) National immigrant youth-led group United We Dream advocates for fair treatment and equal access to higher education for immigrant youth and families, regardless of immigration status – support this work as a Development Intern this Fall – preference for applications received by Sept. 9

979) American Board of Addiction MedicineFundraising Consultant/Director of Development

980-983) Brookings Institution
984-990) Capitol Hill
991-992) DCI Group
993) Food & Drug AdministrationPublic Affairs Specialist/Press Officer – $74k-$136k – job ID: HHS-FDA-DE-13-941440 – apply by Sept. 2

994) Ford’s Theatre SocietyAssistant Director, Corporate Relations

995-998) Georgetown University
999) Hampton University – Social Media Manager – Hampton, Va. – apply by Sept. 10

1000) Heritage FoundationOffice Manager/Scheduler

1001) National Council for AdoptionDevelopment Manager

1002-1105) National Restaurant Association
1106-1012) Nature Conservancy (scroll to fund or use advanced search & job #)
1013) Own the Dream CampaignDeputy Director of Communications – apply by Sept. 9

1014) POLITICOMedia Coordinator

1015) ProQuestLegislative Content Editor

1016) Smithsonian InstitutionAdvancement Associate (pdf) for the National Postal Museum – apply by Sept. 23

1017) Trident USA Health ServicesLegislative Aide – Sparks, MD – can also search here

1018) University of VirginiaEditor, Darden School of Business – $33k-$37k – Charlottesville, Va.

1019) Unnamed large employerCopy Editor – $12-$14/hr – legal experience preferred – Charlottesville, VA – search managed by the Office Team

Tuesday, August 27, 2013


Wednesday note: technical difficulties will delay today's set, possibly a lot (as in, mid-to-late afternoon, even). So check back later and wish us luck dealing w/ pernicious computer keyboard demons.

Just-the-jobs programming rolls on through the final week of August.

924) Raffetto Herman Strategic Communications seeks Senior Account Executive with 3-5 years of PR experience, preferably in an agency supporting technology organizations and/or working with government; strong writing skills particularly desired.

925) American Religious Freedom Program/Ethics and Public Policy CenterCommunications Director

926) Anacostia Watershed SocietyDirector of Public Policy & Advocacy (pdf) – apply by Sept. 3

927) Aspen InstituteMajor Gifts Officer

928) Calvert FoundationVice President of External Relations & Development

929) Capgemini Government SolutionsCongressional Analyst

930) Census BureauPublic Affairs Specialist – $51k-$67k – bilingual w/ Spanish required – for recent college grads/veterans – job ID: PIO-2013-0001 – apply by Sept. 3

931) Charles Koch Institutemultiple opportunities available in PR, policy, event planning, program management & support

932) Chemical Education FoundationCommunications Specialist

933) Competitive Enterprise InstituteFellow in Labor Policy – search managed by Talent Market

934) City of Rockville, MDPublic Information Specialist – $48k-$77k – apply by Sept. 20

935) DC Office of the State Superintendent of EducationPolicy Officer – $91k-$127k – apply by Aug. 29

936) Defenders of WildlifePolicy Advisor, Renewable Energy & Wildlife

937) Drohan Management GroupCommunications Coordinator – part time – $25/hr

938) EnergeticsEnergy Communications Specialist – and another one with that title

939) Ford FoundationProgram Officer, Religion in the Public Sphere – New York

940) The Fund for American StudiesCommunications Assistant

941) Internal Revenue ServicePublic Affairs Specialist/Speechwriter – $105k-$136k – job ID: 13CW6-CLX0375-1035-14-JW – note: first 75 applications received will merit initial consideration – apply by Sept. 10

942) International Food Policy Research InstituteCommunications Specialist/Web Editor & Writer – 6 month term

943-947) Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD – new since just last week
948) Juvenile Diabetes Research FoundationDevelopment Assistant with the Greater Chesapeake & Potomac Chapter (search DC location)

949) Lafayette GroupOutreach & Public Affairs Specialist

950) Mystery employer, Bethesda-basedWeb Copywriter/Copyeditor – search managed by Creative Circle

951) Mystery leading, global ten provider of custom IT, consulting & business process outsourcing servicesPAC Admin Assistant – search managed by Reqroute

952) Mystery non-partisan political media initiativeWriter – part-time & contract/project status

953) National Alliance for Public Charter SchoolsFederal Policy & Government Relations Coordinator (pdf)

954-955) National Governors Association
956) National Parking AssociationManaging Editor of Parking Magazine – freelance/contract position

957) National Register of Health Service PsychologistsCommunications Coordinator

958) NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious DiseasesHealth Communications Specialist – $62k-$97k – job ID: NIH-NIAID-DE-13-932929 – apply by Aug. 30

959) Notre Dame of Maryland UniversityAssistant Sports Information Director – part-time – 4 month term, starting Oct. 1 – Baltimore, MD

960) Open Society FoundationsSenior Policy Analyst, Public Health & Drug Policy – apply by Sept. 9

961) Phillips ProgramsDevelopment & Communications Coordinator

962) Rockefeller FoundationDeputy Speechwriter – New York

963) Russ Reid Data Coordinator – temporary

964) SNV USACommunications & Outreach Specialist – application deadline recently extended to Sept. 14

965) Society for Women’s Health ResearchCommunications & Marketing Manager

966) St. Jude Children’s Research HospitalRegional Event Specialist

967) Susan Davis International Account Manager, preferably rock star-ish

968) Tyco Corporate Public Affairs Intern – Jan-May, 2014

969) University of Maryland, University CollegeDirector of Communications, Academic Affairs – Adelphi, MD

970-971) Women for Women International
972) World Resource InstituteExternal Relations Intern

973) … and, finally: flack for rocket-related products like the propulsion system for the probably-very-accurately-named Hellfire missile as Division Communications Manager for ATK in Baltimore, MD

Monday, August 26, 2013

Choose Option B

There's two ways you can play your job-search in the last week of Summer: a) you can put your search on hold & chill a bit before starting fresh after Labor Day; or b) you can ramp up your search & apply for your next great job (or whatever you need to pay the rent) while some of your peers choose more blender drinks and option a.  This we're-not-slacking-in-the-waning-days-of-Summer week at DCPA+CJ is for the option b crowd.  Get fired up, get to it, and happy hunting!

Before you dive in, please note our Saturday extra and Sunday's set of previously noted opportunities closing this week.

869) Gate Gourmet, self-assessed leading provider of above-the-wing services (i.e., airline food) and other travel-related hospitality services, seeks Manager, Corporate Communications to join them in Reston, Va.

870) The Financial Accountability & Corporate Transparency Coalition – an assembly of 100 civil society representatives from small business, labor, government watchdog, faith-based, human rights, anti-corruption, public-interest, & international development organizations – seeks Communications Director to publicize their findings.& promote the group.

871) The GAVI Alliance seeks U.S. Representative (scroll to find) to lead outreach to the Administration, Congress, civil society organizations, partners and other key stakeholders in support of the group’s work providing immunization & vaccines world worldwide – search managed by Russell Reynolds Associates – apply by Sept. 9

872) Moroch, a full-service, independent marketing and communications agency with a name that’s just one letter different from the ancient Ammonite god and noted Milton bad guy, seeks Communications Specialist to join the team in Norfolk, Va.  Moloch, on the other hand, doesn’t seem to be hiring right now, which is probably a good thing for all concerned.

873) American Chemical SocietySenior Marketing Manager – web/online communications focus

874) American Jewish World ServicePublic Engagement Officer – New York

875-876) Burson-Marsteller – opportunities with their Direct Impact affiliate
877) CALIBRE SystemsStrategic Communications Lead supporting DoD Transition to Veterans Program Office

878) CBS NewsPolitical Reporter (search DC location or req ID 15431BR) for

879) Center for Education ReformDirector of Communications – search managed by Talent Market

880) The Century FoundationDirector of Media Relations – New York

881) Children’s HospitalDevelopment Assistant supporting the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation

882) CNNAssociate Producer (search DC location or req ID 138327BR)

883-885) Conservation International
886) CSS DynamacCommunications Specialist

887) CSX Corp.Specialist, Federal Affairs – PAC management focus – apply by Sept. 5

888) Food & Drug AdministrationVisual Information Specialist – $74k-$97k – job ID: HHS-FDA-DE-13-941557 – apply by Aug. 28

889) Freedom HouseIntern, Internet Freedom

890) Freedom to MarryDirector of Media Relations – New York

891) George Washington UniversityDirector of Communications & Marketing for the School of Media & Public Affairs – $61k-$85k

892-893) International City/County Management Association
894-896) Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
897-898) Ketchum
899) Legal Aid Bureau, Inc.Director of Communications – Baltimore, MD

900) Mine Safety & Health AdministrationSupervisory Program Information Specialist – $123k-$155k – job ID: DE-13-MSHA-071 – apply by Sept. 3

901) Mystery Rosslyn-based trade associationGovernment Affairs Assistant – temp-to-perm – $13-$14/hr to start – search managed by Beacon Hill Staffing

902) National ArchivesSupervisory Public Affairs Specialist – $89k-$115k – job ID: JD942281DAM – apply today, Aug. 26

903-904) National Parks Foundation
905) Netflix Senior Manager, North America Media Relations – Los Gatos, CA

906) Nevada Policy Research InstituteDevelopment Director – Las Vegas, NV – search managed by Talent Market

907) Norfolk SouthernManager, Government Relations – Richmond, Va.

908) PBSAssociate Director, General Audience Publicity

909) Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of AmericaExecutive Assistant, Communications

910) PhilipsSenior Director, Government Relations – supporting their lighting solutions unit

911) RaytheonCommunications Lead, Mission Support Systems – Secret clearance desirable, but not required

912-914) SEIU
915) Spirit AirlinesCommunications Specialist – Miramar, FL

916) The Thomas Jefferson Partnership FundDevelopment Manager – organization supporting Thomas Jefferson H.S. for Science & Technology

917-918) University of Maryland/Baltimore, School of Medicine
919) WellpointGovernment Relations Director

920) WestatHealth Communications Specialist

921) Wiley Rein LLPAdmin Floater

922) … and finally: Honolulu could be your new work-day home as Legal & Legislative Assistant for the ALCU of Hawaii – apply by Oct. 1

923) … and finally, part 2: applications open Sept. 1 (and close Nov. 15) for Summer Strategic Communications Intern opportunities with our prying pals at National Security Agency.

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Take Another Look

In case you missed it, we did a something-extra Saturday set. And, right on cue, here your chance to take another look at previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week:

Maryland Dept. of Housing & Community DevelopmentPublic Affairs Officer/Community Outreach Events Planner (search by agency) – $16-$21/hr – contractual position, no state benefits – Crownsville, MD – Aug. 26

Nature Conservancy
(scroll to find, or use advanced search & job #)
American Association for Dental ResearchDirector of Government AffairsAug. 28

Chesapeake Bay FoundationLegal Assistant/Executive Assistant (scroll down) to the VP of Litigation – Annapolis, MD – Aug. 28

George Mason University –  Public Relations & Marketing Specialist/Communications OfficerAug. 28
Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
Arlington CountyVolunteer Coordinator for the Artisphere Cultural Center – part-time/temporary – $13-$27/hr – Aug. 29

NovozymesSenior Communications OfficerAug. 29

Arcus FoundationOnline Communications Manager (pdf) – New York – Aug. 30

Blue Cross/Blue Shield of IllinoisExecutive Director State Policy Government Programs – DC-based position – Aug. 30 

Broadcasting Board of GovernorsCongressional Coordinator – $105k-$155k – job ID: DE-13-178 – Aug. 30

Dept. of Health & Human ServicesWriter/Editor – $89k-$115k – job ID: HHS-OMH DE-13-945033 – Aug. 30

Northern Virginia Community CollegeCampus/Community Relations Specialist – $67k-$80k – Sterling, Va. – Aug. 30

Verified Carbon Standard AssociationProgram Officer (pdf) – Aug. 30

University of Maryland
Bread for the WorldCampaign ManagerAug. 31

British Embassy/UK Trade & InvestmentTrade & Investment Officer, Life Science – $66k – Aug. 31 

Historical Society of Frederick, MDExecutive Director – $50k-$60k – Aug. 31

IMA World Health – Vice President for Fundraising, Communications & AdvocacyAug. 31

Innovations in for Poverty Action – opportunities supporting their U.S. Household Finance Initiative
Sustainable Furnishings Council Development Officer – DC or New York – Aug. 31 

Roanoke CountyPublic Information Officer - $50k-$60k – Roanoke, Va. – Sept. 1

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Something Extra

A little Saturday Something Extra programming/odds & ends.  Enjoy.

850) American Public University SystemSocial Media Coordinator – Manassas, Va.

851) American Society for Public AdministrationCommunications Assistant – part-time – $12-$15/hr – apply by Sept. 9

852) Boys Latin SchoolDigital Communications Specialist – Baltimore, MD

853) College SummitExecutive Director, National Capitol Region

854) Congressional Budget OfficeCommunications Intern – apply by Sept. 16 – application link here

855) Huffington Post Editorial Fellow, Politics

856-857) The Israel Project
858) Lupus FoundationPublications & Content Manager

859) Major museum, unnamedDigital Content Specialist – 4 month term at start – $18-$20/hr

860) Maryland Live! CasinoSocial Media Coordinator – Hanover, MD – hey look! poker room opens Aug. 28

861-863) National Public Radio
864) National Sleep FoundationDigital Strategist

865) Rock Creek Strategic MarketingAssociate for Online Content

866) Taxpayers for Common SenseWebmaster/Communications Associate – apply by Sept. 15

867) Virginia TechPublic Relations Specialist supporting the Office for Diversity & Inclusion – Blacksburg, Va. – apply by Sept. 2

868) Welz & Weisel CommunicationsAccount Exec and Account Coordinator

Friday, August 23, 2013

A Little More Random than Usual

A little more random-selection methodology employed in today's set, and a higher percentage of get-out-of-town opportunities in the mis, as well.

798) We start your Friday with another fine opportunity with the American Academy of Actuaries, who are in search mode for a Manager of Outreach & Communications for Actuarial Professionalism – experience developing and implementing campaigns supporting an education, credentialing, or professional development program deemed highly desirable.

799-800) American Society of Landscape Architects
801) American University – Program Assistant, MPA/MPP Programs – $17-$18/hr – apply by Sept. 4

802) AmgenSenior Manager, Health Policy & Reimbursement

803) Arcus FoundationOnline Communications Manager (pdf) – New York – reply by Aug. 30

804) Asia SocietyExecutive Assistant, Global Policy Programs/ Policy (pdf) – New York

805) Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationProgram Assistant, Policy & Advocacy

806) Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun ViolenceDirector of Development – $100k-$175k – DC or New York

807-810) British Embassy
811) Booz Allen HamiltonStrategic Communications Analyst

812) Campaign for America’s FutureDirector of Development

813) Chesapeake Bay FoundationLegal Assistant/Executive Assistant (scroll down) to the VP of Litigation – Annapolis, MD – apply by Aug. 28

814-815) Children’s National Medical Center
816) Commonwealth FundCommunications Assistant & Office Services Manager – New York

817) Education for EmploymentManager of Development – French and/or Arabic language skills a plus –network of nonprofits providing educational/job training opportunities in the Middle East & North Africa

818) Eisia, Inc. – Director of Federal Affairs – pharmaceutical company

819) Discovery CommunicationsDigital Producer

820) Environmental Defense FundDevelopment Assistant – San Francisco, CA

821) Flexible Packaging AssociationCommunications Associate – $45k-$55k – located in Linthicum, MD: home of giant crab cakes

822-823) Habitat for Humanity
824) Heartland InstituteDirector of Development – Chicago, IL – search managed by Talent Martket

825-827) Innovations in for Poverty Action – opportunities supporting their U.S. Household Finance Initiative
828-830) Johns Hopkins Health System – Baltimore, MD
831) MWW GroupLegislative Staff Assistant

832-834) National 4-H Council
835) National Academies/Division on Engineering & Physical SciencesCommunications Specialist

836) National Alliance on Mental IllnessInternships – communications, public policy/advocacy and event management – apply by Sept. 30

837) National Labor CollegeDigital Media Coordinator (pdf)

838) Physicians for Social ResponsibilitySenior Program Manager, Security Program

839) Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association –  Vice President, Public Affairs

840) United Way of the Greater SeacoastDirector, Major Donor Engagement – Boston, MA

841-843) VOX Global
844) WalgreensManager, Federal Government Relations

845) … and finally: enjoy looking at the curly W logo all day?  Graphic Designer for your Washington Nationals may be just the thing, then.

846) … and finally, part 2: perhaps you liked the hands-on-art, reception-wine-theft-possible posts noted yesterday (see #796) at the Phillips Collection, but you’re currently happily nesting (or basically trapped) in Western Pennsylvania.  Well then, today is your lucky day, friend, as Occasional Art Handler is on the roster of assorted opportunities at the Carnegie Museums in Pittsburgh, PA.

847-849) … and finally, part 3: that’s right, even more out-of-town museum-based opportunities, this time at the at the San Francisco Museum of Art – San Francisco, CA
Heads up! We'll have a short something-extra set tomorrow.  Best wishes for an easy late-Summer weekend from your favorite™ public affairs jobs resource.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Those Purloined Wine Bottles Will Add Up, Trust Us

742) The Asian American and Pacific Institute for Congressional Studies is looking for Intern candidates for this Fall to assistant with legislative research/monitoring, as well as communications & support activities.

743) GOP fundraising firm seeks self-starter Fundraising Associate with at least one year of work experience and the maturity & political awareness needed to interact with range of clients & donors.

744) The Bipartisan Policy Center has Internships available (for currently enrolled undergrad or graduate students) in a wide variety of specialties; applicants for communications, government relations, development and Democracy Project program areas particularly sought – apply by Sept. 1 for this Fall

745) Our friends at the American Friends of the Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation seek part-time Intern (pdf) to support promotions, fundraising, and program development initiatives on a part-time basis this Fall – $10/hr – apply by Aug. 26

746-747) ACLU
748) American Academy of Family PhysiciansGovernment Relations Representative

749) APCO WorldwideGraphic Designer and Graphic/Digital Designer

750-751) Arthritis Foundation
752-753) Baltimore Community Foundation – Baltimore, MD
754-755) Brookings Institution
756) Burson-MarstellerPR Associate, Brand Marketing Practice – New York

757) Center for Effective GovernmentOnline Communications Manager – $38k-$42k

758-763) Conservation International
764) Emerson Electric Co.Manager, Government Relations (search DC location) – PAC management focus

765) Destination DCInternships – apply by Sept. 2

766-768) Families USA
769) General MotorsPublic Policy Intern

770) Georgetown UniversityAssistant Director, Stewardship & Donor Relations

771) Lockheed-MartinCommunications Specialist – supporting Information Systems & Global Solutions unit

772) Millennium Water AllianceAdvocacy & Communications Intern

773-777) National Geographic Society/Magazine (scroll to find or use advanced search & job #)
778) National Trust for Historic Preservation Associate Director for Government Relations

779-781) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search & job #)
782) Novo NordiskAssociate Director Government Affairs/State Lobbyist – New England region

783) Opower Manager, National Policy & Partnerships

784) PNC BankPAC Manager

785) Public Affairs CouncilMarketing Writer – freelance position

786) Public CitizenOffice Manager supporting Global Trade Watch

787) Robert Wood Johnson FoundationProgram Admin Assistant – Princeton, NJ – apply by Sept. 18

788) SEIUSenior Community Political Organizer, Childcare Campaign

789) Tax FoundationDirector of Donor Relations – search managed by Talent Market

790) Theodore Roosevelt Conservation PartnershipExecutive Assistant & Office Manager

791) University of MarylandProduction Manager – oversees production of a diverse range of visual communications, including publications, newsletters, advertisements, posters, invitations, etc. – apply by Aug. 30 – lots more available (scroll down) in College Park, if you missed them the first time around.

792) University of Maryland University CollegeAssociate Vice President of Development – Adelphi, MD

793) U.S. News & World Report Product Manager for Education vertical (Best Colleges, etc.)

794) Verified Carbon Standard AssociationProgram Officer (pdf) – apply by Aug. 30

795) World Food Program USADevelopment Intern and Digital/Creative Intern (scroll down)

796) … and finally: looking for a hands-on opportunity in the art world?  Spend your days (lovingly, we hope) unpacking and installing famous art at the Phillips Collection as Assistant Preparator for $13/hr and all the opening reception wine bottles you can reasonably secret away.  Ticket-taking (Admission Associate) posts also available to the tune of $10/hr.

797) … and finally, part 2: want to get away from DC?  How about bucolic Bedford, Va. (halfway between Lynchburg & Roanoke) and this Executive Director opportunity with Bedford Main Street, Inc.?  $30k-$35k

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Scottish Affairs, Borderless Bankers, Concered Scientists & Outdoor Adventures

675) The American Academy of Actuaries seeks Digital Communications Specialist with five or more years’ experience with most of the following: CMS (Drupal a plus), social channels, email campaigns, mobile web & apps, SEO, and both web & social analytics tools.

676) Looking for a rock star intern experience?  That’s the hard-to-resist come-on from public affairs cabal kglobal for their Intern opportunities in public affairs/grassroots, digital media & PR – apply by Sept. 1

677-682) United Nations Foundation
683-684) American Enterprise Institute
685) American Hospital AssociationSenior Communications Specialist – Chicago, IL

686) American Legacy FoundationYouth Activism Coordinator

687) Ardelle AssociatesContent Writer

688) Atlantic MediaWriter/Editor, Global Affairs for

689) Blue Water BaltimoreAdvocacy & Public Policy Manager (pdf) – Baltimore, MD

690-691) British Embassy
692-694) Capitol Hill
695) Center on Budget and Policy PrioritiesExecutive Assistant

696) CIT Vice President of Government Relations

697) Common CauseLegislative Affairs Director & Managing Director of Campaigns

698-699) Congressional Research Service
700-703) Council on Foreign Relations
704) Dept. of EnergyDirector, Office of External Affairs – $119k-$179k – job ID: DOE-ES-EM-13-00158 – apply by Sept. 16

705-706) Friends of Choice in DC Schools
707) Mystery global hospitality companySocial Media Content Writer/Manager – part-time, temp-to-longer-term – $40-$55/hr – search managed by Brainstorm Creative Resources

708) Grameen FoundationClient Relations Officer for Bankers Without Borders program

709-713) International Justice Mission – see more here
714) International Social Service USAFund Development Coordinator – Baltimore, MD

715-717) Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD
718) March of DimesDeputy Director of Federal Affairs for Public Health

719) Maryland Transportation AuthorityAssistant Manager of Government Relations – $47k-$78k – Baltimore, MD – apply today, Aug. 21

720) Mystery international consulting firmInternal Communications Specialist – search managed by Profiles Placement

721-723) MWW Group – New York
724) My Africa IsSocial Media Intern – more about the series here

725) National Association of RealtorsManaging Director, Realtor Advocacy Communications & Mobilization

726) National Science FoundationTechnical Writer – $89k-$136k – job ID: LPA-2013-0018 – apply by Aug. 22

727) NiSourceCommunity Relations & Stakeholder Outreach Manager – Strasburg, Va. – and/or Lexington, Va.

728) Science Systems & Applications, Inc.Science Public Affairs Writer – Hampton, Va.

729) Sierra ClubAssociate Washington Representative

730) Smithsonian InstitutionDirector of Development (pdf) for the Museum of Natural History – $124k – apply by Sept. 9

731) Truman National Security ProjectDevelopment Associate

732-734) Union of Concerned Scientists
735-736) United Cerebral Palsy
737-738) University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.
739) … and finally: Arlington County seeks part-time/temporary Volunteer Coordinator for the Artisphere Cultural Center – $13-$27/hr – apply Aug. 29

740-741) … and finally, part 2: we finish with opportunities in athletic fundraising and cliff & creek-based fun-having at Mt. Saint Mary’s University in Emmittsburg, MD:

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

We Suggest Holding Out Until C-SPAN Gets a Plane

633) Novozymes seeks creative, fast-thinking and results-getting Senior Communications Officer with demonstrated success in media placement and strong writing skill-set – apply by Aug. 29

634) Global Policy Solutions has added this Communications Director post to their roster of available positions that we noted a little over a week ago (see 244-248) – 7+ years of experience in the communication or other relevant field required, preferably in the not-for-profit/association or political/policy sector.

635) Washington MedStar Hospital seeks Regional Director of Marketing for the hospital and for the MedStar Heart Institute. Successful candidates will have a proven track record in developing and implementing data-driven marketing integrated marketing plans & strategies.

636) Center for Science in the Public InterestCommunications Assistant – your one to two years relevant experience should demonstrate top-notch writing & research skills

637) Picture yourself as Public Affairs Specialist with the National Gallery of Art – $74k-$97k – job ID: NGA-13-69A – apply by Aug. 23, or just go catch the Orientalism or Kelly exhibitions

638) 10,000 Friend of Rural AmericaSocial Media Intern – paid position

639) Agricultural Retailers AssociationDirector of Communications & Marketing – apply by Sept. 10

640-641) Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association
642) American Association for Dental ResearchDirector of Government Affairs – apply by Aug. 28

643) Americans for ProsperityDevelopment Intern – paid position

644) Association Innovation & Management, Inc.Communications Manager supporting the Society of Toxicology

645) Broadcasting Board of GovernorsCongressional Coordinator – $105k-$155k – job ID: DE-13-178 – apply by Aug. 30

646-647) C-SPAN – it appears you’ll be on the road a good bit as part of the bargain for both of these posts:
648) Dept. of AgriculturePublic Affairs Specialist – $89k-$136k – job ID: NFCR-DM-13-003 – apply by Aug. 23

649) Dept. of Health & Human ServicesWriter/Editor – $89k-$115k – focus on minority health issues – job ID: HHS-OMH-DE-13-945033 – apply by Aug. 30

650) Discovery CommunicationsCorporate Relations Coordinator – temporary position

651-652) Food Research & Action Center
653-655) German Marshall Fund of the U.S.
656) InsideNGOEvents Production Manager

657) Institute for Humane Studies @ George Mason UniversityDirector of Major Gifts – search managed by Talent Market

658) K-12Director, Communications & Media Relations

659-660) Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs
661) KLSL Consulting Communications Officer – apply by Aug. 22

662-663) Media Matters
664) National Coalition to Abolish the Death PenaltyDirector of Development/Chief Development Officer – note: as of this morning, application email appears to have a transposed last two letter (we think it should be, not

665-667) National Association of Realtors
668) New FuturesDirector of Development & Communications

669) PAECommunications Specialist

670) Planned Parenthood State Policy Press Officer

671) US Pharmacopeial ConventionDirector, External Communications

672) World at WorkMedia Manager

673) … and, finally, it hasn’t been much of a year on the pitch for DC United; perhaps you can be part of the return to glory for the Barra Brava’s object of affection via one of these Intern opportunities.

674) … and finally, part 2 – looking for a different approach to snaring an internship?  How about drilling down on the 300+ smaller (sub $3 million budget) local non-profits listed by the Catalogue for Philanthropy?  These smaller groups may have a greater need for volunteer support, so perhaps you could avail yourself to some less formal or event-based volunteer opportunities to get your foot in the door or otherwise gain exposure to the non-profit world.