Monday, February 29, 2016

Reversed for Your Purposes

Don't miss Sunday's particularly robust run of previously noted opportunities closing this week.

National Association of ManufacturersCommunications Associate – 1–2 years of experience in a communications or press environment required; Capitol Hill experience desirable

International Center for JournalistsCommunications Manager – 2-3 years of journalism or communications experience, Drupal, Wordpress & Mailchimp chops, and grace under pressure particularly sought – also seeking Spanish-fluent Program Assistant

FHI 360 is looking to fill these posts supporting the National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research:
  • Project Manager – Master's degree preferred with 5+ years experience in marketing, PR/communications, advertising, etc. – previous work supporting communications related to CDC, NIH and/or USDA a plus.
  • Project Coordinator, Events & Administration  – your  3+ years of work experience should demonstrate superior organizational skills, attention to detail and interest & experience in health communication.
George Washington UniversitySenior Associate, Digital Content & Multimedia – supporting School of International Affairs – minimum of three years of work experience in video production and/or website management desired.

General Services AdministrationCommunications Specialist – $77k-$100k – apply by Mar. 8

Alliance for Justice
Solar FoundationCommunications Specialist (pdf) – 8+ years communications experience required, or 5+ with relevant grad degree.

Franciscan Mission ServiceCommunications & Development Manager (pdf) – minimum of
five years experience in communications desired.

Van Scoyoc AssociatesExecutive Assistant – admin & legislative-related duties promised

U.S. News & World Report
Associate Editor, Social Media2+ years in journalism field and experience building an audience through social networks are forefront among requirements.

Voice of the People, a group supporting the ideal of a giving the American people a greater voice in government, here note a Apr. 30 application deadline and a Mar. 14 start date for their future Congressional & Public Affairs Liaison; we’re guessing those dates should be reversed for your purposes.

… and finally: beer rep – that’s sounds pretty fun, right?  Boston Beer Company (the Sam Adams folks) has a Brewery Representative opening ‘round here.  Feel free to comp us at one of your tastings/evening promotions once you get established, OK?

Sunday, February 28, 2016

A Lot to Process Here

This appears to be one of the largest runs of previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week we've ever put together, and is no doubt the most asterisk-ridden entry, as well.

Advanced Energy EconomyState Policy AssociateFeb. 29

Chesapeake Bay Foundation Director of Major Giving, DC Metro Area (scroll to find) – Feb. 29

Kids in Need of Defense Director of AdvocacyFeb. 29

League of Conservation VotersDevelopment Special AssistantFeb. 29

ProgressNowNational Political DirectorFeb. 29

Refugees InternationalSenior Advocate (scroll to find) – Feb. 29*

Smithsonian InstitutionMajor Gifts Officer, National Portrait Gallery – (scroll to find) – Feb. 29

WomenStrong International
Communications AssociateFeb. 29

Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
Administration for Children & FamiliesPublic Affairs/Communications Specialist – $77k-$100k – Mar. 1

American Council of Trustees & Alumni seeks a new President of the dynamic & engaging variety – search managed by Talent MarketMar. 1

American University
Assistant Director of the International Affairs Research InstituteMar. 1 

Food & Drug Admin./Nat'l Academy of Medicine Tobacco Regulatory Science Fellowship – one year term, starting Sept. 2016 – to $95k – Mar. 1

National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum – see also main career page
Potomac ConservancyDirector of Development (pdf) – $80k-$90k – Mar. 1** 

Taxpayers Against FraudPublic Interest Advocacy Fellow – $30k – Mar. 1 

Bureau of Land Management Assistant Director, Communications & Public Relations – $155k-$185k – Mar. 2

Federal Communications CommissionPublic Affairs Specialist – $77k-$100k – Mar. 2

NASAPublic Affairs Specialist – $108k-$141k – Mar. 3

AirbusExecutive Assistant, Government RelationsMar. 4 

Capitol Hill
Center for Civilians in Conflict Communications ManagerMar. 4

Dept. of State Alumni Outreach Specialist – $92k-$119k – Mar. 4

International Monetary FundSenior Communications OfficerMar. 4***

IOP PublishingEditorial AssistantMar. 4****

National Community Reinvestment Coalition Policy AnalystMar. 4 

University of MarylandMajor Gift Officer/Assistant Director of Development supporting the College of Behavioral & Social Sciences – $76k-$96k – Mar. 4
* they actually word it before Mar. 1
** despite deadline noted in description, we're told they'll consider resumes through Mar. 1
*** as noted here
**** deadline listed as 4/3/16, but we’re guessing they’re using the Euro-spec month/day/year order there

Friday, February 26, 2016

Yes, you look great in that gown; the tiara may be a bit much, though.

A lot of direct-to-us submissions to as we wind up the the job-seek week.

The International Council on Clean Transportation has an updated call for an Editor/Writer with 3–5 years relevant experience that demonstrates stellar editorial skills.

The Endocrine Society is looking to bring on a Communications Manager with 3-5 years of communications or journalism experience in a medicine, science, research, clinical communications or comparable health care or scientific environment – see also main career page

Here’s a fresh call for a Managing Associate, Digital with CLS Strategies suited to candidates with 4+ years of experience managing comprehensive digital advocacy campaigns in a team environment – knowledge of online advertising & graphic design skills are plusses.

The American Society of Civil Engineers has let us know they’re looking to fill these spots – note: these are based in their DC office, not the Reston HQ:
These full-time Summer 2016 posts with The Data Trust come w/ a healthy $2k/mo. stipend – apply by Apr. 1
The energetically named Incite Agency is now accepting Summer Intern applications – PR and/or campaign experience preferred; proficiency with Meltwater or other media research databases a plus – housing stipend offered

Freshly available from the Georgetown Center for Children & Families (scroll to find)
World Learning is still looking to fill this paid Video Intern post on part- or full-time basis – available immediately – ability to edit video quickly and professionally on their Adobe Premiere software desired, although you can also use your own copies of Final Cut, Avid, or another preferred application.

American University
Progressive Democrat is seeking Voter Outreach Coordinators to deliver message via phone and knock-at-door to explain policy to voters in a competitive Maryland Congressional Democratic prrimary campaign – $13-$16/hr
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Mike Baker &AssociatesDirector of Communications for SALLYPORT – 10-15 years of communications experience with a global organization desired – see also main career page

Perhaps you’ll get to attend future Emmy & Oscars celebrations if you’re tapped as National Director, Government Affairs & Policy for the Screen Actors Guild/American Federation of Television & Radio Artists; nonetheless, do not mention the fact that you look great in a tux or evening wear in your cover letter.

Pew Charitable Trusts
Mystery legal associationCommunications Manager – 5-8 years of relevant communications and marketing experience desired.

Best wishes for a stellar weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

A Matter of Principle

1-2) Adfero Group
3) AetnaSenior Government Relations Specialist

4) AirbusExecutive Assistant, Government Relations – apply by Mar. 4

5) American Association of Airport ExecutivesManager, Government Affairs

6) American RiversDirector of Development, Foundations

7) American Water Works AssociationDirector of Federal Relations – apply by Mar. 11

8-9) Brookings Institution
10) DC Fiscal Policy InstitutePublic Policy Analyst

11) Dept. of EducationLegislative Affairs Specialist – $108k-$141k – apply by Mar. 7

12-13) Dept. of State
14-15) Georgetown University
16-17) George Washington University
18) Global Cold Chain AllianceMarketing & Communications Manager

19-20) Hill+Knowlton Strategies
21-22) Hilton WorldwideSenior Manager, Executive Communications

23) Howard UniversityPublic Affairs Assistant supporting WHUR 96.3 FM

24) IOP PublishingEditorial Assistant – apply by Mar. 4 (noted as 4/3/16, but we’re guessing they’re using the Euro-spec month/day/year order there)

25) International Monetary FundSenior Communications Officer – apply by Mar. 4 (as noted here)

26) Jasper MediaDonor Relations Officer

27) Lowe’s Director, Government Affairs

28) MicrosoftGovernment Affairs Director

29) Mystery employerMedia Relations & PR Senior Associate – search managed by Corps Team

30) National Association of School PsychologistsManager, Communications & Public Relations

31-33) National Community Reinvestment Coalition
34-37) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
38) RH StrategicSenior Account Exec

39) South Carolina Policy CouncilDevelopment Director – Columbia, SC – search managed by Talent Market

40) Total Wine & MoreDirector, Corporate Communications

41) United WayManager, Corporate Relations – apply by Mar. 22

42-43) USA for UNHCR
44) Wallace & CompanyJunior Copywriter

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Hey, It's Wednesday ....

... we're super-busy, we're going to see the Caps-Habs tilt tonight, and we've got some swell jobs for you here.  And that's about it, thanks for asking.

Crosscut Strategies describes their need for a Strategic Communications Manager as immediate, so hop to it! Top-notch writing/editing & leadership skills required, as well as experience managing complex assignments.

International sexual & reproductive health services leader Pathfinder International seeks Director of Advocacy & Public Policy (scroll to find) – 10+ years of related experience in a Hill/agency or organizational setting dealing with health & development projects desired.

Center for Civilians in Conflict
Just-added Summer 2016 posts with New America – for best results, apply by Mar. 11
The Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine is currently recruiting for the Summer 2016 Simon Chaitowitz Communications Fellowship.  Fellow will collect & organize data for PCRM’s   annual report evaluating the healthfulness of food served in hospitals across the U.S. & assist with other communications related tasks.  Best suited for student or recent grad with background in communications/PR, a passion for plant-based nutrition & disease prevention, and strong research &  writing skills.

The Glen Echo Group is looking for an Intern for the Summer term for at least 24 hours to join their self-described small but mighty team – strong research & analysis capabilities and experience in event planning & management desired.

Capitol Hill
Harlan Lee & AssociatesPublic Affairs Analyst – supporting media relations & communications for the Missile Defense Agency

Mystery Bethesda employer seeks Internal Communications Manager to join the team for a few months – pay grade up to $35/hr – search managed by Creative Circle

New since our mid-Feb. check-in with Conservation International:
Perhaps you’ll be able to make the leap from Camry to RC F if you make the grade as Director, International Public Policy with the folks at Toyota North America – experience working in a government affairs capacity outside the U.S. or at an institution with a global policy scope will make your CV stand out.

W2 Communications has Account Director and Account Coordinator (scroll to find) roles noted on their career page, as well as the CL-sourced Account Exec post.

Defenders of WildlifeDirector of National Outreach – 6+ years of progressively responsible relevant experience drawn from political or issue campaigns desired

ICF International Junior Copywriter – apply by Mar. 18

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Research, Protection, Health & Investment

Just-the-jobs style on this rainy Tuesday.

1) Academy of Radiology ResearchVice President, Government Relations

2-3) Amazon
4-5) American Geophysical Union
6-7) American Osteopathic Association
8) AMIDEASTCommunications Program Assistant – Arabic & French language skills deemed helpful

9) American Red CrossIntern, Communications and Intern, Government Relations – Summer 2016

10-13) Americans for Prosperity
14-16) Americans for the Arts
17) Arent FoxHealthcare Lobbyist (scroll to find)

18) Community Associations InstituteVice President, Communications & Marketing

19) Consumer Financial Protection BureauContent Strategist & Communications Specialist – $106k-$161k – apply by Feb. 26

20) Equipment Leasing & Finance AssociationVice President, State Government Relations

21) Independent SectorAssociate, Social Media & Web

22) Innovations for Policy ActionCommunications Associate

23) Inter-American DialogueSenior Manager, Communications – proficiency in Spanish required;  Portuguese a plus

24) March of DimesDeputy Director, State Affairs

25-27) MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (scroll to find)
) Mystery associationMarketing & Communications Specialist – freelance to full-time – up to $30/hr – search managed by Creative Circle

28-30) National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum – see also main career page
31) National Association for the Education of Young ChildrenDigital Content Assistant – apply by Mar. 14

32) National Indian Health BoardCongressional Relations Associate (pdf) – needed ASAP

33) National Military Family AssociationCommunications Coordinator

34) NIKEGovernment & Public Affairs Manager

35) Office of National Drug Control PolicyPolicy Analyst – $53k-$119k – apply by Feb. 26

36) Overseas Private Investment Corp.Public Affairs Specialist – $92k-$119k – apply by Feb. 26

37) PAEMarketing/Communications Intern

38) Parkinson’s Foundation of the National Capitol AreaDevelopment & Communications Coordinator

39) The Rock Creek GroupSenior Communications Manager

40-41) Special Olympics International – see also main career page
42) Teach for AmericaVice President, Government Affairs

43) Telecommunications Industry AssociationDirector, Government Affairs

Monday, February 22, 2016

Bus Fare to Cleveland and/or Philly Are on You, Apparently

Hello Monday!  Don't forget previously noted opportunities closing this week.

The International Food Policy Research Institute seeks a Science & Health Writer with top-notch writing, editing & proofing skills, as well as strong knowledge of agricultural and nutrition issues; overseas experience, especially in Africa, Asia or Latin America, is preferred.

The New America Foundation is actively seeking candidates for this Communications Program Associate post supporting the Opportunity@Work program – excellent writing skills & social media/web management experience among desired attributes.

Potomac ConservancyDirector of Development (pdf) – $80k-$90k – a least 5 years of success in the major gift arena desired by this leading local clean water advocate – despite deadline noted in link, we’re told that they will consider resumes coming over the transom by Mar. 1

Association management & communications group Kellen seeks Public Affairs Account Exec with strong communications skills & proficiency in social/digital media; experience with scientific or technical business sectors & trade associations a plus.

Associate sought by carpe colloquium! communications cabal Turner4D for a range of taskings in research, editing & project coordination, as well as helping out with Fem2pt0 – 1-2 years of experience in communications, campaigns or media desired.

The Solar Energy Industries Association has an available-now part-time Development Intern post available – previous professional or academic experience in research, communications, PR or related field desired.

Integrity Management ServicesBusiness Development/Marketing Intern – currently-enrolled  marketing, public affairs, or business majors preferred; graphic design skills also helpful to your cause. 

POLITICOEvents/Conventions Intern (scroll to find) – meals are included; however, housing and transportation to/from Cleveland & Philly are not part of the package.

Feeding AmericaDirector, Executive Office – responsible for coordinating & communicating on behalf of the Executive Office with a range of internal & external stakeholders.

Global Financial IntegrityInterns – Summer 2016 – economics & policy specialties noted – apply starting Mar. 15

University of MarylandMajor Gift Officer/Assistant Director of Development supporting the College of Behavioral & Social Sciences – $76k-$96k – apply by Mar. 4

Public Opinion Strategies (may need to scroll down; we got some weird error messages at top of listings) – see also main career page
The search gets underway soon for the next Chief Executive Officer of the American College of Nurse-Midwives in Silver Spring, with Association Strategies leading the expedition.

Charles Koch InstituteMedia Relations Manager – 5-8 years of experience in communications, media relations, or related field required

Penngood seeks Director of Health Communications to support clients in developing, implementing & managing public health contract activities that seek to address, maintain & improve the total health of targeted areas and populations.

World Resources Institute
Large & well-known (but anonymous in this context) non-profit seeks Digital Content Manager and Email Marketing Specialist for 6-9 month term – search managed by McKinley Marketing Partners

Points of Light FoundationCoordinator supporting the HandsOn Network – minimum of 1-2 years of relevant professional or volunteer experience desired – DC or Atlanta, GA

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts

Sunday, February 21, 2016

What, These Again?

Here's your Sunday survey of previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.

Dept. of State Website Manager – $92k-$119k – Feb. 22 

University of Maryland – Associate Director, Corporate & External Relations supporting the Maryland Cybersecurity Center & the Advanced Cybersecurity Experience for Students – $80k-$110k – Feb. 22

Smithsonian Institution
Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
International Monetary FundCommunications Officer (scroll to find) – foreign language skills required – Feb. 23

National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium
Dept. of Housing & Urban DevelopmentDirector, Policy & Legislative Initiatives Division – $128k-$160k – Feb. 25

Woodrow Wilson International Center for ScholarsWriter Editor – $64k-$84k – Feb. 25 

British EmbassyHuman Resources Assistant – part-time – $16/hr – Feb. 27

Rep. Stephen Fincher (R-TN) – Press SecretaryFeb. 28

Friday, February 19, 2016

Swains Islanders: You're In!

Our friends at the U.S. Travel Association tell us this Manager, Digital Communications supporting the Project: Time Off campaign (scroll down for a particularly get-away-from-it-all destination) is still available – skills in Adobe Creative Suite, video editing & basic knowledge of HTML all highly desired here.

The National Conference of State Legislatures is looking to bring aboard a Public Affairs Intern (pdf) for the Summer season – strong writing skills a must; knowledge of photo-editing and document-design programs desirable

Enterprise Community Partners has shared this Public Policy Intern post suited to candidates with an interest in the legislative process and in affordable housing & community development – we’re told this is a paid post, as well; they add that they are looking for someone to start in March & possibly stay through the Summer.

American UniversityWeb Content & Marketing Coordinator supporting the School for Professional & Extended Studies – $39k-$46k

Pew Charitable Trusts
British EmbassyHuman Resources Assistant – part-time – $16/hr – apply by Feb. 27

Administration for Children & FamiliesPublic Affairs/Communications Specialist – $77k-$100k – apply by Mar. 1

YRCI, self-described as a leading professional services firm providing human capital, acquisition support and financial management services to government and commercial customers nationwide, seeks Communications Specialist

Swains Island residents will surely be cheered to know that they’re  among the folk cleared to throw their hat in the ring for these Communications & Media Affairs Specialist opportunities in multiple locations with the General Services Administration – $84k-$124k – DC: Kansas City, MO; New York or Auburn, WA – apply by Feb. 21

League of Conservation VotersCommunications & Accountability Manager – knowledge of Washington state political lay of the land and electoral system a must – Seattle, WA – apply by Mar. 11

Charity: Water – New York
University of Southern CaliforniaFederal Relations Associate – DC-based – 2+ years of professional work experience in federal government affairs desired.

Unilever Associate, External Affairs/Sustainable Business & Communications – 3-5 years’ experience in working on public policy, legislative or issue management desired.

Best wishes for a cheerful weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.

Thursday, February 18, 2016

More to Come

Another work-in-progress set for you today.  All done now.

1) AARP Media Relations Manager

2) ACLU of NJVisual Communications Strategist – Newark, NJ

3) American Farmland TrustPresident & CEO – search managed by the Explore Company

4) American Society of NephrologyMedia & Communications Manager

5) Brookings InstitutionEvents Assistant supporting the Hamilton Project

6) Catholic Charities of the Diocese of ArlingtonDirector of Advancement & Development

7) Edison Electric InstituteManager, Clean Energy

8-9) Georgetown University
10) International Monetary FundCommunications Officer (scroll to find) – foreign language skills required – apply by Feb. 23

11-12) Mystery PR firm
13) National Retail FederationDirector, Media Relations

14) NASAPublic Affairs Specialist – $108k-$141k – apply by Mar. 3

15-18) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
19-20) Nuclear Energy Institute
21) RaytheonManager Government Relations/PAC

22) Sierra ClubOperations Coordinator

23-24) Smithsonian Institution (scroll to find)
25) Support Our Aging Religious, Inc.Donor Database Coordinator

26) Altarum InstituteWeb Content Strategist

27) BurnessSenior Communications Coordinator, Global

28) Federal Communications CommissionPublic Affairs Specialist – $77k-$100k – apply by Mar. 2

29) ProgressNowNational Political Director – apply by Feb. 29

30) Trinity UniversityMarketing Communications Coordinator

31-34) US Chamber of Commerce
35) YWCADigital Communications Coordinator (scroll to find)

more to come OK, we're done–

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Loss for Words

... as in, no clever/relevant title today.  Enjoy the jobs, folks.

Here’s a pretty-fresh (listed Feb. 8) Vice President, Public Affairs opportunity with Novo Nordisk – Minimum of 15 years of experience in a senior leadership role in a company that combines Federal/State government affairs & stakeholder relations required, along with healthcare-related background.

IPC/Association Connecting Electronics IndustriesCoordinator, Government Relations – at least 3 years relevant experience in office management with an interest in policy or government desired – search managed by MRA

Capitol Hill
Land Trust AllianceCorporate & Foundations Manager – min. five years of experience as a nonprofit grant/proposal writer is requirement #1

Association for Advanced Life UnderwritingDirector, Legislative Affairs – at least 5-7 years of experience in federal legislative affairs desired, preferably in the areas of financial services, tax, and/or broad-based economic policy issues.

Wilderness Society – see also main career page
Smithsonian InstitutionPublic Affairs Specialist supporting the SI Traveling Exhibition Service – $53k-$69k – apply by Feb. 22

Any folks in the genetics field out here?  Hello?  Anyone?  Here’s a Genetics & Public Policy Fellowship opportunity offered via the American Society of Human Genetics and the National Human Genome Research Institute that is designed as a bridge for genetics professionals wishing to transition to a policy career – 16 month term, starting in August – $72k (annual) – apply by Apr. 25

National Association of Home Builders (scroll to find)
State Policy NetworkManager of Donor Relations – significant travel envisioned; can be based in Arlington, Va. or wherever you can plug in your laptop – search managed by Talent Market

Millennium Challenge Corp.Intern, Congressional & Public Affairs – Summer 2016 – apply by Feb. 26

New since our early-Feb. check-in with Ogilvy PR:
GreenpeaceNational Activist Network Fellowship – 6 month term – Previous phonebanking, canvassing, or volunteer organizing experience desired – apply by Feb. 19 

Earth Justice
Dept. of Housing & Urban DevelopmentDirector, Policy & Legislative Initiatives Division – $128k-$160k – apply by Feb. 25

The College BoardExecutive Director, Communications – minimum of 10+ years of directly-related work experience in corporate communications, PR, journalism or related field required – New York

The Miller Center at the University of Virginia seeks an experienced Editor to edit and oversee production of interview transcripts from its Presidential Oral History Program and also to edit & manage production other publications – $43k-$86k – Charlottesville, Va.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

How Was Your Valentine's/Presidents' Days Weekend?

Our teams lost tight games, we actually ended up working a lot, and it was cold-as-[insert mild-to-scorching profanity here].  But still, we kind of enjoyed ourselves.

Also, don't forget Sunday's run of previously noted opportunities closing this week. 

Travel Tech, a group representing major players in the online getting- and staying-there biz, seeks Director of Communications (pdf) who has at least seven years of media relations/communications experience, ideally in a Capitol Hill, campaign, association and/or agency role., a non-profit engaged in the fight against drunk driving, underage drinking & other less-than-savvy approaches to alcohol use, seeks Communications Manager with 2+ years relevant experience in a creative environment, preferably a PR or advertising firm.

How does researching displacement-related human rights issues related to regions/populations in Mexico and the Northern Triangle, and the Rohingya in Myanmar, sound to you?  You can be part of that sort of rewarding work, along with assisting in fundraising proposals and communications efforts support of those activities as a Senior Advocate (scroll to find) with Refugees International – apply by Feb. 29 (or, as they word it, before Mar. 1) 

National Journal is in search mode for a Digital Engagement Manager w/ 3-5 years experience managing mass email programs, sharp writing skills & an analytical, data-driven mindset.

Fresh opportunities from the Penn Quarter-located Moak Group (scroll to find)
America’s Promise Alliance is actively seeking a Media & External Relations Manager with at least three years of related experience that demonstrate solid understanding of media relations & digital strategy to support and spread the word about their essential work improving the lives of children & youth nationwide.

Human Rights CampaignWriter – 2-4 years of relevant experience with writing for various media & knowledge of LGBT and other social justice issues desired – we’re told a $45k-$54k salary range is envisioned for this post

Fresh from Friday's comments field to you: Center for Food SafetyMedia Manager – experience with both earned and paid media and exceptional writing & editing skills are required; ideal candidate will also have solid knowledge of sustainable agriculture, food systems, or environmental policy. 

Corporation for National & Community ServiceCommunity Relations Associate – $43k-$45k – Baltimore, MD – apply by Feb. 18 

OpowerSenior Manager, Corporate Communications – 8-10 years communications experience desired; knowledge of the utility/energy industry a plus 

MDB+ (scroll to find)
Howard Hughes Medical InstituteCommunications Team Coordinator – wide portfolio of support, program management & admin tasks noted
After this windy ice-box of a weekend, decamping to Miami, FL for this Manager, Publicity & Communications post there with Discovery Communications sounds like a pretty idea good to us.

Alaska Wilderness LeagueCommunications & Government Affairs Intern posts noted – DC-based

Dept. of State Website Manager – $92k-$119k – apply by Feb. 22 

Just Vision, a group billing themselves a nonprofit highlighting under-documented Palestinian & Israeli grassroots efforts to end the occupation & build a future of freedom, dignity & equality for all, seeks DC-based Development & Grants Intern, as well as New York-based Development & Events Intern and Programming & Communications Intern hires

The Association of Equipment Mangers seeks Vice President of Public Affairs (scroll to find) with 7-10 years of relevant experience in public affairs, issue advocacy and/or a senior Hill post – search managed by the McCormick Group

American Association for the Advancement of Science (scroll to find):
Dept. of Veterans AffairsCongressional Relations Officer – apply by Feb. 18

The description shows a Jan. 21 open date, but it also shows up in jobs posted in the last week – so we think there’s still plenty of freshness to this neat-sounding Director of Admissions Communications & Marketing, Undergrad Admissions at George Washington University.
Bloomberg/BNASenior Reporter, Congress for the Daily Tax Report

Rainforest Trust – Warrenton, Va.
CAQH, a non-profit working in the healthcare business process arena, seeks Communications Manager with 5-8 years’ experience and strong writing & media relations skill sets.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

(Jobs) Be Mine

Here's your Valentine's Day Sunday survey of previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.

But first, this Sunday a.m. update: we just stumbled across this Client Services & Marketing Internship with ESPN 980/Washington Redskins Radio noting a Feb. 15 deadline for the Summer 2016 term, and since we won't be back until Tuesday, we thought we'd pop it in here. 

American Society of Civil EngineersManager, Federal Government RelationsFeb. 15

Global WitnessCommunications ManagerFeb. 15

Pheasants Forever & Quail Forever – Governmental Affairs RepresentativeFeb. 15

Women in GovernmentLegislator Outreach Associate (pdf) – Feb. 15

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
Union of Concerned Scientists – Cambridge, MA
DC Water & Sewer AuthorityCoordinator, Water Communications – $71k-$119k – Feb. 16

Library of Congress – Chief Communications Officer – $128k-$160k – Feb. 16

Patent &Trademark OfficeCongressional Affairs Specialist – $77k-$119k – Feb. 16

World Bank

Office of the Comptroller of the CurrencyEditorial Services Manager – $104k-$193k – Feb. 17

Smithsonian InstitutionAdvancement Associate, Latino Center (scroll to find) – Feb. 17 

British EmbassyCommunications Officer – $52k – Feb. 18
U.S. Agency for International Development – Press Officer – $103k-$152 – Feb. 18

Catholic UniversityWeb Content Writer/Producer (pdf) – Feb. 19

Visiting Nurse Association of AmericaMarketing & Communications ManagerFeb. 19

No new post Monday; see you again on Tuesday

Friday, February 12, 2016

Enjoy the Weekend, Folks

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute seeks Associate Director, Media Relations with 7-10 years of relevant experience; previous engagement at a scientific nonprofit, major research university or academic medical center highly desired.

Woodrow Wilson International Center for ScholarsWriter Editor – $64k-$84k – experience writing for multiple platforms & helping to create strategic communications plans desired – apply by Feb. 25

Center for the Study of Social PolicySenior Policy Analyst (pdf) – significant experience & leadership in child welfare, juvenile justice and related fields desired – based in New York City; regular travel to New Jersey appears to be part of the bargain

Arlington’s anti-homelessness advocate A-SPAN seeks Communications & Marketing Assistant w/ working knowledge of WordPress; donor database management also part of your duties – $35k-$40k

C-SPANSummer 2016 Intern and Fall 2016 Intern opportunities

The Voluntary Protection Programs Participants' Association supports occupational safety & health professionals & programs nationwide; your spot in this enterprise could as Communications Coordinator – salary up to $40k

First select administrator category, and on to the director/coordinator link, and you’ll eventually get to a recently posted Director of Communications opportunity with Alexandria City Public Schools – $93k-$123k

MerckDirector, Federal Policy & Government Relations – health policy experience and Capitol Hill background desired, as you would expect.

Staying on the pharma beat, we also see this Associate Director, U.S. Government Affairs post with Alexion available

We don’t usually feature opportunities in the HR space, but this Chief Human Resources Officer for the House of Representatives Office of the CAO is too good not to share with any of our HR pals who might be stopping stop by – up to $168k – apply by Mar. 4

The Heritage Foundation has put the call our for an Executive Assistant to support their VP of Communications – 2-5 years of related experience sought

DexisCommunications Manager supporting USAID’s Center for Transformational Partnerships/Global Development Lab – knowledge of & experience with public–private partnerships for international development will make your CV stand out.

American UniversityDevelopment Coordinator – $19-$21/hr – suited to candidates with 2+ years of successful experience in a higher education setting , volunteer management, marketing, and/or major gift solicitation.  

This Organizing Manager, Eastern Region post with the Sierra Club is new since our Feb. 1 check-in – location flexible; DC preferred

Pew Charitable TrustsSenior Associate, State Health Care Spending – strong public policy research & analysis skills required.

Solar Energy Industries Association – Summer 2016 Intern opportunities noted

Self-described lovely nonprofit in White Flint area seeks Development Assistant on temp-to-hire basis – $35k-$40k

Now, a programming note: we'll be skipping Monday.  See you w/ Sunday re-runs, and again on Tuesday.

So, what's your plan for the forthcoming Valentine's/Presidents' Day weekend?  We're hoping to check out new Belgian beer-centric The Sovereign in Georgetown or the also freshly-hatched Hank's Pasta Bar in Old Town; and if you have a yearning for Thai, we had a pretty great lunch at Soi 38 yesterday.  Whatever you come up with, including just-staying-the-hell-inside-'cause-it's-too-damn-cold, your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource hopes it goes as great as last night did for the electrifying #8.

Thursday, February 11, 2016

55 (we wish that referred to today's temp.)

Just-the-jobs style on this chilly, no-warmth-in-sight Thursday.

1-3) Amazon
4) American Statistical AssociationPublic Relations Manager

5) American Traffic Safety Services Association Associate Director of State Government Relations (scroll to find)

6) Black & VeatchMarketing & Communications Manager

7-8) BRG Communications
9-10) Brookings Institution
11) Catholic Relief ServicesDirector of Communications – Baltimore, MD

12) Center for Progressive ReformCommunications Specialist – apply by Mar. 11

13) Chesapeake Bay Foundation Director of Major Giving, DC Metro Area (scroll to find) – apply by Feb. 29

14-15) ColorOfChange
16) Conservation InternationalGraphic Designer

17-18) Corporation for Enterprise Development (scroll to find)
19-20) Edelman Berland
21) Endocrine SocietySenior Specialist, Development & Strategic Partnerships – see also main career page

22) ExpediaRegional Manager, Government Affairs

23) Georgetown UniversityDirector of External Relations & Board Liaison, GU Law Center

24-29) Hill + Knowlton Strategies
30) League of Conservation VotersDevelopment Special Assistant – apply by Feb. 29

31) McDermott Will & EmeryMarketing Coordinator, Communications (search DC location; scroll to find)

32) Mystery DC-based grassroots advocacy organizationGraphic Designer – part-time/freelance post – $30-$40/hr – search managed by Brainstorm Creative Resources

33) Mystery employerExecutive Assistant, Government Relations – up to $80k – search managed by NRI Staffing

34) Mystery medically-related associationCommunications Associate – temp-to-hire – $36k-$42k – search managed by Beacon Hill Staffing

35) Mystery Reston-based integrated PR & marketing firmAccount Exec – up to $55k – search managed by Creative Circle

36-38) National Consumers League
39-44) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
45) Office of the Comptroller of the CurrencyEditorial Services Manager – $104k-$193k – apply by Feb. 17

46) Orbital ATK Principal Communications Representative – temporary position

47-48) University of Maryland Medical Center – Baltimore, MD
49) Visiting Nurse Association of AmericaMarketing & Communications Manager – apply by Feb. 19

50) Webster, Chamberlain & BeanLegislative/Lobbying Professional – JD preferred

51) WE Communications Account Exec, Technology – Seattle, WA

52-54) World Wildlife Fund
55) ZERO/The End of Prostate Cancer Development Intern