Friday, June 22, 2018

Realtors, Voters, Engineers & Alternatives

Hello Friday job-seekers!  Enjoy the somewhat more-robust-than-usual week-ending set.

The Nuclear Threat Initiative is seeking a Communications Manager with 2-3 years of experience in communications, social media, writing materials for distribution, and use of content management systems.  Background in international affairs, national security and/or nuclear policy a plus – we’re told that applications received by June 29 will be given priority.

National Association of Realtors
Mystery employerMarketing/Communications Manager – 8+ years of marketing experience that includes managing a team & budget oversight required – search managed by the Creative Group

Crosscut Strategies (scroll to find)
American University
League of Conservation VotersChispa National Director – 7+  years of experience in a senior leadership & management role in community organizing, labor organizing and issue advocacy; preference for candidates who are bilingual in English and Spanish – apply by July 16

ONE Campaign
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment BoardWriter/Editor – $81k-$126k – apply by June 28

British Embassy
Bureau of ReclamationPublic Affairs Specialist – $81k-$106k – apply by July 5

Heritage Foundation
United States-China Economic and Security Review CommissionPolicy Analyst, Economics & Trade – $45k-$88k – apply by July 6

Atlantic Media
Smithsonian InstitutionOperations Manager for External Affairs (pdf) supporting the Freer & Sackler Galleries – strong experience in budgeting, procurement & HR required – $81k-$106k – apply by June 29

American Hospital Association
Center for American Progress
National Association of County EngineersDirector of External Relations (pdf) – seeking candidate with 4-6  years  marketing  & communications experience with a trade association and/or  government  entity such as Capitol Hill or a federal agency; skills in conference planning, web management & social media also sought.

Pew Charitable Trusts
Pew Research CenterExecutive Assistant – 7+ years’ admin or secretarial experience required

GRID AlternativesPublic Relations Officer – 4-6 years’ experience in communications required – $60k-$70k – DC, Denver, or California

Best wishes for a terrific & fun weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.

1 comment:

Katie Cross said...

A boutique, DC-based public affairs and communications consulting firm is hiring for an entry level position. We have distinguished ourselves by using our insights into the issues, institutions and personalities of our nation’s capital to promote client interests. We pride ourselves on the skills, wit and savvy of our employees and are seeking an Account Coordinator to support our team. Our clients center on policy and subject matter involving transportation but no prior experience in this field is necessary to be a candidate.

We are seeking a self-starter who demonstrates initiative and excellent judgment. The position has a wide-ranging number of responsibilities that include research, media relations, meeting planning, and administrative work.

This is a position for people eager to grow; hard work is rewarded with increasing responsibility. As you grow in this role, day-to-day activities will mix with unique opportunities and, because our firm is small, you will be able to contribute a great deal if you show initiative and eagerness to learn. Duties include:
 Monitoring regulatory and legislative issues.
 Preparing communications materials such as letters, newsletters, fact sheets, press releases, etc.
 Creating social media content as well as maintaining client websites.
 Organizing conferences, meetings and receptions that require rate negotiation skills, organizational skills, and event management skills.
 Taking detailed notes and turning them into organized meeting or hearing summaries and reports to be distributed to clients and other audiences.
 Tracking media coverage and maintaining an updated media contact database.
 Efficiently responding to staff, client, media and vendor needs/requests.

Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Political Science or a related field. Strong time management, research, writing, verbal and organizational skills are essential. Candidates must be detail-oriented.

The salary range for this position is $38,000 to $41,000 annually, commensurate with qualifications. To be considered for the position, please send a cover letter, resume and writing sample to Katie Cross via email at Please, no phone calls.