Monday, February 8, 2016

-16 to +4

... that's how our Carolina-leaning 26-20 prediction in yesterday's run of previously-noted opportunities closing this week performed, so perhaps we'll just stick to bringing you jobs and internships.  We'll be adding a few listings in the comments field of today's brief set shortly

National Journal remains on the hunt for a Marketing Manager who can create innovative & data-driven marketing campaigns – 3-5 years of experience in direct response/email marketing required; skills in digital, social media, search engine marketing & landing page optimization also desirable, as well as previous work w/ Salesforce is plus.

Food Safety Inspection ServicePublic Affairs Specialist – $64k-119k – bilingual w/ English & Spanish required – apply by Feb. 10

kglobal is actively seeking:
  • Senior Account Exec supporting high profile DoD public affairs office
  • Interns – Summer 2016 – public affairs/grassroots, digital media & PR specialties noted
World Learning seeks paid Video Intern on part- or full-time basis to creating short, socially optimized videos capturing the essence of the group’s programs & events and promoting youth leadership, international development, inclusivity & cultural exchange.

American University
These fresh Summer 2016 opportunities with the Pew Research Center are paid positions:
Pew Charitable Trusts
Charles Koch Institute & Foundation – searches managed by Talent Market:


Gordon said...

Communications Strategy Group - Interns - Spring/Summer 2016

Location: Chicago, Denver, or Washington, D.C.
Stipend: $12.50/hour with a 30-hour max each week

Communications Strategy Group (CSG®), one of the country's fastest growing national public relations firms, is seeking spring and summer communications fellows (interns) for the agency's Education practice. Successful applicants will work with a variety of nationally recognized clients in the K12, Higher Education and Edtech sectors.

CSG is widely recognized for its communications expertise in the industries it serves including education, financial & professional services, health & wellness and consumer. The agency is based in Denver, Colorado, and has offices in Chicago, New York City, and Washington, D.C.; this fellowship can be based in CSG’s office in Chicago, Denver, or Washington, D.C.

Functionally, our fellow will have the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of the communications industry, gain real-world experience working in an agency, and build a portfolio of work as he/she develops a variety of different types of content, including press releases, pitches, blog posts, articles, website content, and other materials. Knowledge of AP style and understanding of SEO is preferred, but not necessary. The experience should be challenging, rewarding, and fun.

The perfect applicant will have the ability to execute a variety of tasks, owning all projects from start to finish. An interest in education is helpful and writing skills are critical. We also prefer our candidates be personable, organized, and self-motivated. We desire candidates who are intuitive, confident, and willing to jump into assignments with enthusiasm and dedication. Because this practice works in a variety of education-focused areas, the ability to tactfully handle sensitive client subject matter is vital.

We seek students in their junior or senior year pursuing a bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, marketing, english, or other applicable studies. Recent graduates are also welcome to apply. Ideally, we would like candidates to commit 20-30 hours per week to the fellowship, though time commitment is flexible based on school schedule.

How to Apply:
Submit your resume; a cover letter detailing your experience, why you would make the perfect addition to the Education practice, and which fellowship you are interested in (spring or summer); and three writing samples to

Carol said...

Pew has so many openings. I wonder what typical pay ranges are.

Gordon said...

Commonwealth Consultants - Account Assistant

Commonwealth Consultants, a boutique public relations/public affairs firm in Tysons Corner is seeking applicants for an Account Assistant position.

The Account Assistant will provide support in coordinating public relations programs for transportation and other public relations/affairs clients.

Responsibilities include:

• Research
• Writing press releases/notices
• Database Management
• Collection and dissemination of client media coverage
• Phone calls to businesses and community groups
• Coordinating direct mail campaigns
• Event planning management
• Answering phones
• Intern management
• Performing miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

• 4-year college graduate
• Ability to multi-task and work on deadline
• Excellent written & oral communications skills
• Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
• Willingness to work some evenings
• At least one year experience working in a professional office environment

No phone calls please. To apply, please send resume to: