Monday, October 31, 2016

All Treats, No Tricks

We'll start your Halloween Monday with a programming note: we'll be on a M-W-F publishing schedule this week; see you again Wednesday.  And also, please don't forget previously noted opportunities closing this week.

Visiting Nurse Associations of AmericaMarketing & Communications Manager – 2+ of experience in the marketing and/or communications field required, as well as facility with Constant Contact and Adobe Creative Suite applications.

Children’s advocacy group First Focus seeks Media Relations Director with 8 – 10 years of progressively challenging experience in media relations positions, including working with national level media – there’s also a Communications Intern post of the part-time & paid variety for the Spring 2017 term with an apply today, Oct. 31 deadline.

This is a little outside our usual focus, but this Customer Success opportunity with Mapbox, a mapping platform for online developers/applications, may be a good fit for someone with tech savvy, strong interpersonal & problem-solving skills and a customer-service orientation – lauded as among Washingtonian’s best places to work in 2015.

New opportunities with Oxfam America since our early-Oct. development & relief jobs special:
World Resources InstituteCommunications Assistant, Global Forest Watch – seeking candidates with at least 1 year of experience in communications

The American Cancer Society seeks Senior Manager to support Relay for Life fundraising campaign efforts – Vienna, Va. location

Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
Atlantic Council Assistant Director, Development & Awards Dinners (scroll to find) – minimum 2-3 years’ experience in non-profit development, sales and marketing or related experience required; background in international fundraising preferred.

Association of Governing Boards of Universities & Colleges
Audubon SocietyClimate Campaigns Director – 7+ years of campaigning or organizing experience required; previous work in grassroots advocacy preferred

Conservation InternationalCoordinator, Development Operations – 2-3 years’ experience working with Raiser’s Edge desired

Fluent in Spanish and looking to promote workers’ rights in Latin America?  The DC-based Stephen Coats Memorial Fellowship with the International Labor Rights Forum would seem to fit the bill – $20k stipend for 9 month’s work at 30 hrs/wk – apply today, Oct. 31

Make-A-Wish Mid-AtlanticManager of Events (scroll down) –5+ years’ experience in a fast paced, high volume event manager role desired.

George Washington UniversitySenior Associate, Web & Multimedia Content – 2+ years of relevant experience desired

University of Maryland
This Social Media Associate opportunity with Oceana is new since our late-Sept. check in there – 1-3 years of experience driving social media engagement required; Photoshop or InDesign skills a plus.

National Kidney FoundationSenior Media Relations Manager – 5-7 years’ media relations experience required, preferably with a nonprofit of public relations agency; social media skills a must – New York

Society of Women’s Health Research Intern opportunities in government affairs, fundraising & communications noted; no time-frame given

U.S. Soccer FoundationAssociate Director of Corporate Partnerships – 7+ years of include responsibility for revenue generation, fundraising programs and/or direct sales may get you into the starting lineup.

Friday, October 28, 2016


Update: Whoops!  We hit accidentally hit publish, and while we're tempted to delete this and repost Sunday, we'll just let you get get at this early if you're so inclined.

Here's your Sunday run of previously noted opportunities closing in the coming week.

Union of Concerned Scientists Senior Campaign Organizer, Fossil Fuel Company Accountability – $59k – Oct. 31

United Way

George Mason University Events Manager, Law SchoolNov. 1 

Transportation Security AdministrationMedia Communications Specialist – $61k-$95k – Nov. 1

World Resources Institute Communications Coordinator, Water ProgramNov. 1 

Nature Conservancy
British Embassy
Federal Aviation AdministrationSupervisory Public Affairs Specialist – $133k-$175k – Nov. 4

Green SealMarketing & Communications AssociateNov. 4

National WIC Association
Smithsonian InstitutionDirector of Advancement, Smithsonian Libraries (scroll to find) – Nov. 4 

College of William & MaryCommunications Specialist – up to $40k – Williamsburg, Va. – Nov. 6

For your Sunday evening viewing, Parts Unknown takes in Houston – 9:00 pm on CNN.


Friiiiiiiday!  Your Halloween party weekend and weird morning football are on deck.  Meanwhile, enjoy the jobs and have a lovely day.

Advancement Project
Managing Director, Communications – seeking candidates with 10+  years of experience in media relations, communications, or related field, as well as significant knowledge and understanding of structural racism and racial justice issues.

The National Endowment for Democracy is actively to fill these posts:
Here’s a comments field sourced Web Manager opportunity with the Rails to Trails Conservancy suited to candidates with functional knowledge of HTML, CSS, Adobe Suite, & Photoshop – also desirable:  facility with JavaScript/jQuery, GIS, and the ability to incorporate geo-data into dynamic web applications. 

VisaDirector, Government Relations – 8-10 years of substantive experience in government relations, legislative affairs & advocacy required; background in the payments, technology, judiciary or intellectual property sectors is strongly preferred.

Discover Financial ServicesManager, Government Relations – minimum of 5 years relevant experience in legislative advocacy field required.

Pew Charitable Trusts
Juvenile Diabetes Research FoundationManager of Government Relations – your 4+ years of relevant  experience should demonstrate familiarity with health policies & funding issues on Capitol Hill – an Office Manager post supporting the policy & advocacy team is also available.

Specialty Graphic Imaging AssociationSocial Media Specialist – facility w/ Drupal & Adobe Creative Suite applications desired, as well as experience in social media, of course.

American University
EnCompassCommunications Coordinator – excellent writing & editing skills for both web and print platforms a must; ability to develop web content within a Drupal platform preferred – Project/Program Assistant (scroll to find) posts also available

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD, except as noted:
Even if you aren’t interested in this Corporate Affairs & Science Communications Specialist opportunity with Mars, Inc., you might find their well-developed qualities we look for/what to expect in an interview advice useful in other settings.

Washington Institute for Near East PolicyResearch Intern – apply by Nov. 1 for Jan,-May 2107 term

U.S. Air Force Academy Endowment Communications Specialist – $40k-$50k –  minimum 2-5 years of content creation experience required; background in higher ed communications preferred – Colorado Springs, CO

Education Week
Lutheran Services in AmericaMarketing & Communications Intern – unpaid position; Capitol Hill location

British Embassy
Mystery social policy think tankSenior Project Coordinator – $50k – seeking candidates with 2-4 years of experience in contracts, grants, RFPs & budget management – search managed by Beacon Hill Staffing

And here's a couple more beer happenings for the weekend:

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Find Your Sweet Gig

1) The National Center on Education & the Economy seeks a Communications Associate (scroll to find) with 2+ years’ related experience, as well as facility with online publishing and website CMS including WordPress, as well as proficiency with graphic design software such as Adobe Creative Suite.

2) Here’s a pretty fresh Director, Web Strategy & Operations opportunity with the American Council on Education suited for candidates with a minimum of 10 years of experience that includes expertise in web content, analytics, social media as well as exceptional writing skills.

3) Take a look at this Press Representative opportunity supporting the Kennedy Center’s comedy, contemporary culture, hip hop, jazz, international & special programs – 5+ years PR experience required; performing arts background preferred for this comments-field-suggested sweet gig.

4) American Sustainable Business Council Interns

5) Animal Health InstituteDirector of Government Affairs

6-15) Georgetown University
16) National Association of Insurance CommissionersGovernment Relations Communications Specialist (go to search & apply button, then scroll to find)

19-24) Nature Conservancy
25-29) Union of Concerned Scientists
30-31) AARP (scroll to find or use job # in keyword box)
32) Center for Construction Research & Training Communications/Health Specialist – $45k-$55k

33) Mystery consulting firmDirector of Social Media & Communications – part-time

34) National Committee to Save Social Security & MedicareAssistant Communications Director

35) Opportunity AmericaResearch & Communications Coordinator

36) Out & Equal Workplace AdvocatesDirector of Communications

37-39) Racepoint Global (select DC location) – see also main career page
40) WETA Associate Content Producer
a few more to come OK, we're done –

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Fancy That

A lot of great direct-to-us submissions and a couple items at the end for the particularly stylish folks among you.
Food Allergy Research & Education is seeking a Digital Content Specialist with 3-6 yrs. of experience in content development, marketing, social media, or PR, as well as HTML/CSS skills and facility with graphic design & social media tools.

The City of Falls Church is in search mode for a Senior Communications Specialist with at least 5 years of experience, creative & flexible mindset, and strong writing skills; facility with graphics applications a plus – $57k

EDC Inc. is is looking to fill this Center Communications & Product Development Director supporting the Center for the Study and Prevention of Injury, Violence, and Suicide – 8–10 years' related communications experience desired – we're told location may be negotiable.

The Motion Picture Association of America is actively recruiting for a Director, Digital Advocacy & Communications with 5+ years online organizing or advocacy experience w/ a political campaign, elected official, issue advocacy group, association, or digital firm serving clients in those fields – see also main career page

The Golden Triangle Business Improvement District is looking to bring aboard a Director of Communications & Marketing (pdf) w/ at least 7 years’ experience in marketing, PR, electronic communications & publications production – search managed by Arthur Diamond

Even if you don’t find one of these opportunities with Delucchi Plus to your liking, you may find their advice on how to apply for an agency job useful even beyond that segment:
Woodrow Wilson Center for International ScholarsProgram Associate – $52k-$68k – focus on U.S.-Canada relations - apply by Oct. 28 

Maryland Institute College of ArtSocial Media Strategist – 2+ years of experience in social media content creation desired – Baltimore, MD

APCO Worldwide
SEIUDeputy Policy Director – seeking candidates with 5+ years of work-related experience in policy analysis, including issue development in an organizing, advocacy, or political context, including some supervisory experience

Capitol Hill
  • Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) – Press Secretary
  • Ethics CommitteeStaff Assistant
  • Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR) – Intern
  • Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) – Intern
  • Rep. Denny Heck (D-WA) – Intern
  • Rep. Bruce Poliquin (R-ME) – Intern
  • Committee on Science, Space & Technology, Democratic StaffIntern
  • Budget Committee, Democratic StaffIntern
Federal Emergency Management AgencyWriter/Editor – $77k-$100k – apply by Oct. 27; subject to early closure after 200 applications received 

Federal Aviation AdministrationSupervisory Public Affairs Specialist – $133k-$175k – apply by Nov. 4

George Mason University
American Society of Clinical OncologyDatabase Assistant – experience w/ Raiser’s Edge a must

University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.
… and finally & fashionably: Kendra Scott Jewelry seeks Community Outreach & Events Manager – events management, direct sales and/or retail experience preferred – Bethesda location

… and finally & fashionably, part 2: How does a title like Temporary Muse sound?  The Arlington outpost (Pentagon City, we think) of Kate Spade NY would like to try you on for size if you have some retail experience & whatever it takes to communicate the Kate Spade brand & lifestyle – we’re also guessing this is a holiday season gig.

... and finally & fashionably, part 3: this seems like a good spot to note Off the Cuff DC, an indisputably terrific men's fashion blog helmed by friend of ours.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday Focus: Communications & Media Relations

We're once again sticking to the core category at DCPA+CJ: jobs in communications & media relations.  Happy hunting!

American Chemical SocietySenior Communications Officer

American Nurses AssociationCommunications Specialist

ABS GroupCommunications Specialist

Booz Allen Hamilton
Capital Camps & Retreat CenterCommunications Specialist

Center for Budget & Policy Priorities
Vice President for Communications – search managed by Ettleson & Associates

Defenders of Wildlife Vice President for Communications

DIGITALiBiz Inc. Internal Communications Coordinator supporting their FAA client

DRT StrategiesCommunications Consultant

ExelonManager, Internal Communications

Fairfax County Public SchoolsCommunications Support Specialist

FHI360Communications Specialist

Forest Resources AssociationCommunications Manager

Human Solutions Inc.Communications Specialist

IBMStrategic Communications Specialist

ICF InternationalCommunications & Engagement Specialist

I.M. Systems Group Communications & Policy Specialist supporting NOAA’s Marine Debris Program

MAG Aerospace – Woodbridge, Va.
Maryland Institute College of ArtPublic Relations Manager – Baltimore, MD

Mystery Reston-based associationPublic Relations Manager – $70k – search managed by Ajilon

NAACP Vice President of Communications – see also main career page – Baltimore, MD

National Rural Electric Cooperative AssociationSenior Vice President, Communications – search managed by Russell Reynolds Associates

NCI Public Affairs Specialist – Secret clearance required

Palladian PartnersSenior Communications Associate

RELI GroupSenior Communications Specialist – Woodlawn, MD – see also main career page

SEIUSenior Campaign Communications Specialist

Total Wine & MoreDirector of Corporate Communications

Transportation Security Administration
Media Communications Specialist – $61k-$95k – apply by Nov. 1

U.S. Pharmacopeial ConventionDirector, External Communications

Virginia Dept. of Housing & Community DevelopmentPublic Relations Director – to $68k – Richmond, Va. – apply by Oct. 28

WETASenior Associate, Communications

World BankCommunications Officer supporting the Latin America & the Caribbean External Communications Unit – Spanish language skills required – apply by Nov. 7

Zimmerman & AssociatesCommunications Specialist supporting the NIH Library – $30-$35/hr

Monday, October 24, 2016

Less-than-Winning Weekend

Our squads lost and lost and lost over the weekend.  Bleh.  As far as we're concerned, the only thing worth remembering from this weekend is Sunday's run of previously noted opportunities closing this week.  And again, for the record: bleh.

We'll start today's set with a pretty fresh Director, Development Communications opportunity with Sibley Hospital (now part of the Johns Hopkins Health System) suited for candidates with at least five years of writing experience within a fundraising and/or nonprofit environment; grant-writing experience preferred.

The State Innovation Exchange, a national resource and strategy center supporting for state legislators looking to advance progressive policies seeks Press Secretary (pdf) with 3-5 years’ relevant experience – $55k-$60k

Foundation for Advancing Alcohol ResponsibilityDirector of Communications – 5-7 year’s relevant experience desired.

From Wednesday's comments field, we learn that the American Councils for International Education has an opening for a Marketing & Communications Intern for Spring 2017; among the other opportunities noted available, we'd guess that Development Associate might particularly be of interest to some of you. 

University Research Corp. has appended the word proposal to these two new opportunities, so we’re guessing they are award-contingent posts:
George Washington UniversityAssociate Director of Development, School of International Affairs – 3+  years of experience in fundraising, public relations, or marketing is required.

WGL Holdings/Washington GasDirector, Corporate Communications (search keyword media relations or req ID 980BR) – min. of 10 years of experience in a corporate communications environment desired

Mystery DC-based associationCommunications Manager (scroll to find) – minimum of 5 years’ communications experience in a consulting/professional services environment desired – search managed by the Ford Agency

National Cattlemen’s Beef Association
The Kaiser Family Foundation seeks a Copy Editor for Kaiser Health News – 5+ years’ experience copy-editing for a daily publication should demonstrate superior editing skills, strong news judgment & the ability to exercise both on deadline;

Capital OneDirector, Government Relations – at least 5 years of experience in public policy, lobbying or campaign work is required

Lyons PRAccount Exec – at least 3-to-5 years of experience in media or PR desired, including a working knowledge of Cision and other media search databases

Hager Sharp (scroll to find)
This Director, Community seems to be new with the U.S. Green Building Council since our check-in there from a bit more than a week ago – jobs entails strategic & operational responsibility for National Capitol region engagement along with duties as chief fundraiser.

Creative Associates International is a global development firm that specializes in education, economic growth, democratic institutions and stabilization, has this fresh Writer & Editor post for candidates with at least 3 years of experience in communications & and a background that includes work related to international development or international affairs.

Trust for the AmericasCommunications & Media Lead – fluency in Spanish a must, as well as willingness to submit a video explaining why you’re the best guy or gal for the job – $3,400/month salary will grow to nearly $4k/mo after trial run – apply by Nov. 21

Inalab has an immediate opening for a Content Writer to support a federal agency client – 5+ years’ broad communications/writing experience desired

Maryland-National Capital Park & Planning Commission
Americans for the ArtsDirector of Foundations Relations – 5+ years of development experience required, with at least 2 years of foundation works, as well as a demonstrated track record of success in securing five- and six-figure grants.

GallupDigital Marketing Manager – seeking candidates with 3-5 years of experience working in a digital marketing role, including work leading and managing SEO./SEM, marketing databases, email, and/or display advertising campaigns

Society for Science & the Public
Mystery agency seeks freelance Copywriter with healthcare & education experience – up to $40/hr – search managed by Creative Circle

The National Council on Teacher Quality notes a Policy & Communications Fellow/Intern (scroll to find) post; they describe their intern/fellow opportunities as being of the paid variety, and generally lasting 3-6 months.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce
The National Association of Realtors is seeking a Project Specialist/Executive Assistant responsible for coordinating and supporting over 70 programs and projects in their Community & Political Affairs division.

Council for Affordable Quality HealthcareDirector of State Relations – 8- 10 years of legislative, regulatory, political, public affairs or related industry experience desired.

Asia Society Policy Institute
Interns, Spring 2017 – multiple specialties noted

American Anthropological AssociationEditorial Assistant – minimum 2 years’ experience required; degree in anthropology or related social science field preferred

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Are These Worth Another Look?

Yes, yes they are.  Here's a smaller-than-usual haul of previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.  Enjoy.

George Mason University
Dept. of LaborPolicy Advisor – $92k-$139k – Oct. 26

Charles County (MD) Public LibraryMarketing & Development Manager (scroll to find) - $51k – location TBD – Oct. 27

National Coalition of STD DirectorsState Policy & Communications Manager (scroll to find) – Oct. 27 

Nature Conservancy
International Monetary FundCommunications OfficerOct. 28 (as noted here)

USAIDPublic Affairs Specialist – $77k-$119k – Oct. 28 

Washington Suburban Sanitation CommissionAdmin Assistant, Intergovernmental Relations Office – $50k-$77k – Oct. 28

British Embassy Prosperity & Economics Officer – $56k – New York – Oct. 30 

Guest ServicesContent Marketing Specialist – can also search here, using Fairfax, Va. location – Oct. 30

Parts Unknown filmed the London-based episode airing this evening (9:00 pm, CNN) immediately on the heels of Brexit and found a city "blinking in shock." Perhaps Tony will recount some of that turmoil in his live show in DC at DAR Constitution Hall on Thursday, Oct. 27.

Friday, October 21, 2016


Happy Friday!  We are yet again a work-in-progress [edit: all done now] on this lovely DC Friday morning, but we'll start out by sharing  a nice selection of direct submissions we've received over the last couple days.

Current opportunities with Bethesda’s Burness Communications:
The Conference of State Bank Supervisors has let us know about admin/analyst posts they are looking to fill (all pdfs) – see also main career page
NAFSA: Association of International Educators is looking to hire an Associate Director of Media Relations & Advocacy with 5+ years related experience in media relations, communications; background in constituent advocacy mobilization a plus.

The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools has passed along this Research Coordinator opportunity suited to candidates possessing familiarity with data dashboards, including data structures and relational databases, as well as ability to produce high-quality data analysis & commentary.

The National WIC Association, the non-profit education & advocacy arm of the USDA Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants & Children is in search mode for Education & Events Manager and Membership Coordinator candidates – Nov. 4 application deadline for both.

Global poverty-fighting non-profit Results for Development seeks Communications Officer with 5+ years of relevant experience (or 3+ years w/ grad degree) in communications at a research institution, government, bilateral or multilateral development agency, consulting firm, NGO, or think tank – French or Spanish language skills a plus.

SEIU has a fresh Communications Coordinator/Higher Ed Campaign opportunity for candidates with 5-8 years of related experience including work developing & implementing strategy on a wide range of campaigns, including organizing, contract, political, and legislative, as well as experience working with community allies.

This Public Affairs Specialist opportunity with USAID is described to us as a potential dream job for a mainstream media expert with a passion for improving the lives of people around the world – $77k-$119k – apply by Oct. 28

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition seeks a Communications Manager with 3-5 years related experience & strong writing/content development skills

ScoutComms, a communications, advocacy & philanthropic strategy firm focused on the veteran/military family sector has paid Intern opportunities available in the Spring 2017 term at their Fredericksburg, Va. HQ

American University
America’s Essential HospitalsCommunications Associate – duties include writing/editing support & email systems management

Atlantic MediaEditorial Fellowship and Business Fellowship – one year term, starting July 2017 – DC or New York

Brookings Institution – more Spring 2017 Intern opportunities added this week – $11/hr – apply by Nov. 17

Environment AmericaCommunications Officer – 5+ years of relevant experience & demonstrated commitment to environmental issues & citizen-based social change required

Georgetown University
Heritage Foundation
Nature Conservancy
Pew Charitable Trusts
Pew Research CenterAdmin Coordinator 

Prevent Cancer FoundationMedia Relations & Communications Consultant – minimum of 5 to 7 years related experience required; background in nonprofit and health communications strongly preferred
World BankCommunications Officer – 8-10 years’ relevant experience & ability to design and manage large-scale communications activities & events desired

Oktober-festive happenings this weekend:

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Clever title? No. Great jobs & internships? Absolutely!

Thursday update: no new post today – we'll see you Friday with a plus-sized (we hope) set.

Lots of great, direct-to-us, yes-we're-really-hiring posts in today's set.

The Herald Group has just passed these opportunities along to us with a notation of slightly different experience levels than the ones asked for in the links themselves:
The DCI Group is actively recruiting for an Account Associate with 1-2 years’ work experience join them in their War Room and deploy well-developed communications skills, attention to detail, and problem-solving abilities. 

kglobal has let us know they have multiple roles to fill:
The Data Coalition, advocate for the publication of government information as standardized & open data, seeks Development Associate with 4+ years development/sales experience & the ability to secure donations in the $25k-$50k range.

International global health innovator & accelerator PATH is actively recruiting for:
The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws in search mode for a Development Associate with experience in email fundraising, grant applications & donor management; facility with ActBlue or similar fundraising platform preferred. 

CLS Strategies has fresh Communications Intern and Digital Production Intern posts available for Jan.-May 2017 – paid positions; full- or -part-time engagements possible.

Ervin Hill Strategy is looking to bring aboard Interns to handle duties including media monitoring, research & planning – note: while description in link currently references Fall 2016, we’re assured that they’re recruiting for the Spring/starting-Jan. term – Capitol South Metro-convenient location.

Here’s some opportunities with assorted mystery employers in searches managed by Beacon Hll Staffing:
Though we love our friends in the human resources segment who pass along many of the jobs, we don’t usually reference opportunities in the HR space, but we’ll make an exception for this Director of Human Resources & Operations with the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation – who we’d subsequently like to hire us on to join the Landsdowne-based team.

Speaking of Landsdowne, Va.-located opportunities, Prison Fellowship has these posts available (scroll to find):
Research, communications & messaging stalwart Penn Schoen Berland seeks Vice President, Advanced Analytics & Marketing Sciences with a PhD in statistics or related field such as behavioral sciences, marketing, economics, or computational sociology, as well as 8+ years of research design & statistical analysis experience. 

 United Nations Foundation
Greenpeace seeks Damu Smith Internship Team Leader, a 10-week fellowship opportunity supporting their research team – apply by Oct. 21

Capitol Hill
Spectrum Communications notes multiple account management opportunities at varying experience levels, as well as business development, social media & Intern posts (scroll to find)

These appear to be new since our late-June check-in with the tobacco education mainstay Truth Initiative:
American Academy of Arts & SciencesMajor Gifts Associate (scroll to find) – 5+ years of development experience desired – Cambridge, MA

University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.
…and finally: here’s Audi’s Twitter feed, which is something we’d assume you would want to acquaint yourself with before you get down to applying for Audi Social Media Lead with the Herndon-based crew at Volkswagen Group of America.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

October 18s, Revisited

For your Tuesday specialty programming, we've once again simply gone directly to a random set of employer pages we've visited in the past.  But this time, there's a different twist, as we went back to a set of Oct. 18 posts from previous years to select these employers.  We believe this approach may unearth some opportunities you might not have otherwise found using the usual leading public affairs job boards and search engines – and, of course, we love injecting some randomness, chance, kismet, and October Eighteenishness into your job search.

American Institute for ArchitectsManager, Graphic Design

Astra ZenecaCommunications & Government Affairs Manager/Director, Diabetes

Catholic Archdiocese of WashingtonManager, Office of Public Policy 

Catholic UniversityDirector of Major Gifts (pdf) supporting the Catholic Arts Council and music & arts departments

Center for Health, Environment & Justice Internships

Colonial Williamsburg FoundationDevelopment Writer – Williamsburg, Va.

Concepts Inc.
Congressional Hispanic Caucus InstitutePhilanthropy Manager (scroll down)

Council on FoundationsAssociate Director of Government Relations

Edelman PR
Education TrustDigital Advocacy Associate

Foreign Policy InitiativeIntern, Spring 2017 – apply by Oct. 28

German Marshall Fund of the U.S.
GolinAssociate, Media Relations

Girl Scouts of America – New York
Grayling PRVice President – San Francisco, CA

Hogan Lovells – scroll way down for DC-based business development/marketing & support opportunities

LMIGraphic Designer – part-time

Madeira School
MerckDirector of Oncology Global Communications – Kenilworth or Cokesbury, NJ

National Breast Cancer CoalitionVice President of Strategic Initiatives & External Affairs – search managed by On-Ramps

National Building MuseumGraphic Designer – part-time

National Endowment for Democracy
National Women’s Law Center
NEA Member Benefits Corp.Program Marketing Specialist

Pulmonary Hypertension AssociationAssistant to the President

Schneider ElectricGovernment Relations Intern  

Society for International DevelopmentInterns, Spring 2017

Stateside Associates (scroll to find)
United Community Ministry
Van Eperan
Venable LLPGraphic Design Specialist

Volunteers of America
Washington Suburban Sanitation CommissionAdmin Assistant, Intergovernmental Relations Office – $50k-$77k – apply by Oct. 28

Monday, October 17, 2016

Let's Get Your Job Search Off to a Good Start this Week

Here's a good-sized Monday set, with jobs looking to tap your uber-organized, energetic, confident & car-enthusiast tendencies – and, of course, previously noted opportunities closing this week. 

International Monetary FundCommunications Officer – internal communications focus – seeking candidates with 6+ years relevant experience – apply by Oct. 28, as noted here

A mystery advocacy & lobbying organization w/ an international affairs focus is looking to bring on a Corporate Communications Writer to help produce a variety of content in support of a large-scale annual policy conference – $25-$35/hr – Strong writing, copyediting, proofreading & deadline-meeting skills a must – search managed by Brainstorm Creative Resources

McCabe Messages Partners, a DC-based PR agency focused on health issues, seeks non-specifically-titled eager, experienced communicator with 3-5 years’ communications experience, as well as creative & uber-organized attributes. 

DDC Public Affairs – see also main career page
Hungry, creative, work hard, have fun, brilliant, rapidly growing, fast-paced, insatiable desire… and most importantly: free snacks! – these are all terms you’ll find in this enthusiastic call for a Communications Coordinator to join the presumably energetic crew at Brazen Technologies.

Republican Governors AssociationInterns, Spring 2017 – apply today, Oct. 17  

Atlas Research Communications Manager – 8+ years of experience in public affairs or public relations including strategic & corporate communications/marketing work required – temporary Writer position also available with a 4-month engagement.

George Mason University
Sony Corporation of America is seeking a Senior Analyst, Strategy and Communications to join the supporting their work on information security & privacy – 5+ years’ experience in communications and/or strategic planning desired 

World BankCommunications Associate supporting the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program – apply by Nov. 7

Recent additions from Ogilvy PR:
There are jobs. There are careers. And then there is Sunrun – that’s the confident heading above the home solar company’s call for a Senior Manager, Public Policy working remotely in the DC or mid-Atlantic area.

Friends of the EarthOceans Campaigner – 3-5 years’ experience in policy advocacy, organizing or legislative work desired

Smithsonian Institution (scroll to find)
Green SealMarketing & Communications Associate – requirements include 3- 5 years’ experience in communications or marketing & facility with Mailchimp or comparable email marketing tool – apply by Nov. 4

The Pew Charitable Trusts is seeking a highly experienced Vice President, Environment/International, a newly created position overseeing their growing portfolio of environmental initiatives – in addition, the quest to identify a new Vice President for Development/Philanthropic Partnerships begins soon – searches managed by Isaacson, Miller

Armed Forces Communications AdvisorSocial Media Advisor – 3-5 years of experience in communications, public relations, marketing & social media desired

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network – Manhattan Beach, CA
Association of Jewish Aging ServicesCommunications & Membership Coordinator (pdf) – top-notch communications, organizational & critical thinking skills desired – see also main career page 

Sierra ClubSenior Campaign Representative, Beyond Dirty Fuels – seeking candidates with 3-5 years of experience planning and managing national or grassroots campaigns, including developing strategy, organizing, lobbying, media relations, and working with senior level leaders.

United Way
Volunteer AlexandriaDevelopment Associate – part-time – heart of Old Town location – Oct. 24 start date & Dec. 16 application deadline noted; we’re guessing those might be reversed

National Coalition of STD DirectorsState Policy & Communications Manager (scroll to find) – 3-5 years’ experience in the sexual health field and policy or advocacy communications required – apply by Oct. 27

… and finally: those of you who possessing both auto-enthusiast and journalist characteristics might be interested in these opportunities with Jalopnik (scroll to find):