Thursday, January 31, 2019

Warmer, Sunnier

Before we get to today's substantial just-the-jobs set, we'd like to brighten today's single-digit-temps morning by reminding you that temperature averages (at DCA) traditionally begin to climb around Jan. 23, we should be seeing average daily highs of 50+ starting on Feb. 25 (this year's NHL trade deadline day, coincidentally), and we have 46 minutes, 24 seconds more daylight today than we did on Dec. 21 (and are adding more than 2 minutes more to that tally each day now).  If that's still not enough to keep your spirits up, there's a couple opportunities in warmer climes at the end of today's set.

1) Research & intelligence cabal Morning Consult is seeking a Director of Communications to drive communications & media relations strategy related to the company’s political polling data and products  – 3-6 years in a political media or press role, knowledge of polling, and proven ability to secure high-impact media coverage and broadcast bookings will merit you consideration.

2-5) The American Nurses Association has just shared these with us –  see also main career page
6) Per the comments fields, we see that the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is recruiting for a Research Manager with strong research capabilities including the ability to conduct literature searches; background in tobacco control or public health preferred.

7) AARP Communications Manager, State & Community Engagement

8) Advocates for Highway and Auto SafetySenior Manager of Communications – apply by Feb. 28

9) American Dental AssociationManager, Legislative & Regulatory Policy

10) American Society of AnesthesiologistsState Affairs Associate/Senior State Affairs Associate

11) Amazon Web ServicesU.S. Public Policy/Issues PR Manager

12) Astrellas Pharmaceuticals Director, State Government Affairs

13) BAE SystemsMedia Relations Lead – Austin, TX

14) Black Rock Center for the Arts Graphic Designer/Marketing Associate (scroll to find)

15-17) Brookings Institution
18) Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School Director of Communications & Development – apply by Feb. 8

19) Centra TechnologyOutreach & Strategic Communications Specialist – current Top Secret clearance required

20) Children’s Law CenterCommunications Director

21) The Conference Board Senior Communications Manager supporting the Committee for Economic Development

22) DDC Public AffairsCoordinator, Political Operations & Media Strategy

23) Delta Senior Analyst, Government Affairs

24) DupontPAC Manager & Office Administrator

25-26) Eno Center for Transportation
27) Environmental Defense Fund Communications Manager, Ecosystems – DC or New Orleans, LA

28-29) Georgetown University
30) Global WitnessCommunications Officer – one-year contract – $46k – apply by Feb. 18

31) Herbie Hancock Institute of JazzDevelopment Specialist, Education & Outreach

32) Institute for College Access & SuccessResearch Analyst (scroll to find) – DC or Oakland, CA

33) Johns Hopkins Health System Senior Communications Specialist – temporary post – Baltimore, MD

34) Library of CongressPublic Affairs Specialist – $81k-$106k – apply by Feb. 13

35) Microsoft Government Affairs Policy Director

36) Mystery Beltsville employer Social Media & Digital Web Specialist – search managed by the BOSS Group

37) Mystery law firm (search DC location) – Marketing Events Coordinator – search managed by the R&W Group

38) National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention/Suicide Prevention Resource CenterSenior Communications Specialist – DC or Waltham, MA

39) National Association of Mutual Insurance CompaniesDirector of Public Policy (scroll to fond)

40) National Governors AssociationDirector of Government Relations & Advocacy

41) National Institute of Food & AgricultureSupervisory Public Affairs Specialist – $134k-$164k – apply by Feb. 5

42) National Kidney FoundationHealth Policy Analyst

) National Quality Forum
43) National Wildlife FederationManager, Conservation Communications

44-47) Nature Conservancy
48) Primary Care CoalitionDevelopment Manager for Individual Giving

49) Public Company Accounting Oversight BoardCommunications Writer

50) RareDevelopment and Communications Officer supporting the Center for Behavior & the Environment

51) Riverside ResearchMarketing & Communications Specialist

52) Specialty Graphics Imaging AssociationDirector, Public Relations & Communications

53) Unity Health CareInternal Communications Specialist

54) University of MarylandSenior Communications Manager, Division of Administration & Finance – apply by Feb. 15

55) U.S. Chamber of CommerceResearch Assistant, Fundraising & Development

56) U.S. Committee for Refugees & ImmigrantsDirector of Communications (scroll to find) – see also main career page

57-61) Washington Post
62-64) … and finally: on this coldest (we hope) day of 2019, we give you one opportunity to stick it out locally with our friends at Marriott International, along with two options to take off for points delightfully far beyond the reach of arctic-influenced weather:

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Here Are Your Jobs

We are blocked for a clever/apt headline today; perhaps it's impending brain-freeze.

Our friends at the Partnership for Public Service are recruiting for a Senior Communications Manager with 7-10 years’ experience developing integrated communication strategies; familiarity with WordPress, MailChimp or other email/direct marketing platforms preferred – see also main career page

Here’s a fresh Project Communications Specialist post supporting the World Wildlife Fund’s newly-launched Targeting Natural Resource Corruption project – 4+ years’ experience leading & executing international development-related communication, or relevant similar work, is required; familiarity with USAID audiences, projects & policies a plus – apply by Feb. 21

Wireless communications industry advocate CTIA has just passed these along:
The New America Foundation is seeking a Front End Developer/Designer with 4+ years’ experience on a design team with a strong focus on digital products & front-end website development skills using JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3 – Summer 2019 Intern posts also available: CommunicationsLegal/Public PolicyData Journalism – $14/hr

The Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association, the folks who manage George Washington’s home & keep open to the public, are looking for a part-time Graphics Design Intern with strong InDesign & typography skills – facility with digital photography a plus – paid position; available ASAP.

National Oceanic & Atmospheric AdministrationWriter/Editor – $68k-$106k – apply by Feb. 7

American Farmland Trust
KellenExecutive VP for Government Relations & Policy Development supporting the American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association – 5+ years’ experience working on health care policy issues desired

GE Government Relations Manager – seeking candidates with 8+ years of relevant experience in a government role, or working public policy issues for another company, trade association or a government affairs firm

National Conference on CitizenshipDirector of Communications – 10+ years in the communications field desired – search managed by LeaderFit

Merritt Group

Montgomery County Office of Human ResourcesProgram Manager, Internal Communications (search keyword IRC35905) – $64k-$107k – apply by Feb. 8

Cultural VistasCommunications + PR Manager – web‐savvy with a knack for creating compelling stories & content desired

Anti-human trafficking stalwart Polaris seeks a Director of Foundation Relations with 8+ eight years of experience in a foundation and government funding capacity & proven track record securing six- & 7-figure institutional grants.

University of VirginiaEvents & Operations Coordinator, Batten School of Leadership & Public Policy – $40k-$45k – experience in event planning & management required, as well as working knowledge of email marketing platforms – Charlottesville, Va.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Surgery, Jazz, Defense & Smart Power

No specialty Tuesday programming today; just a regular set.

Association of American RailroadsCommunications Specialist – some PR agency, Capitol Hill, non-profit and/or administration experience desired.

Our friends at the U.S. Travel Association tell us these are still fully available:
The HR Certification Institute is in search mode for a Director, Partnership Marketing with 5+ years of marketing experience, as well as previous work managing strategic alliances/partnerships; knowledge of HR sector a big plus – see also main career page

The Center on Budget & Policy Priorities tells us they are recruiting for all of these posts:
Potomac Plastic Surgery has passed along this part-time Community Outreach Marketing Specialist with marketing and communications experience & strong knowledge and expertise in community outreach – here’s their website.

While this Corporate Partnerships Director post with the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz is technically a development role, the Institute is seeking candidates with significant experience (7-10 years’ worth) in marketing and/or public relations to fill the role.

Prince George’s County Office of Human Resources ManagementCommunications & Strategic Partnerships Officer – $79k-$155k – apply by Feb. 7

Ogilvy PRSenior Account Exec – 5-7 years of public relations experience required, preferably in a public relations firm or government agency setting.

New with the National Association of Realtors since our early-January check-in:
Suburban Hospital FoundationEvents & Marketing Coordinator – 3-5 years’ experience in development or related field desired.

Defense Health AgencyPublic Affairs Specialist – $81k-$106k – apply by Feb. 4

Voto Latino
Open State InstituteCampaign Coordinator supporting the Outdoors America Campaign – 2 years of communications & research experience required; public policy background & knowledge of environmental issues preferred – apply by Feb. 1

Smart Electric Power Alliance
MITRE Corp.Strategic Communications Intern – suited for current undergrads specializing in communications, business, public relations, marketing or journalism

YWCA National Capital AreaManager, Communications & Advocacy – 5+ years’ experience in communications, public policy or advocacy in a nonprofit setting desired.

… and finally: we were unaware that Architect of the Capitol (scroll to find) is a Presidential appointment; strategic visionary & transformative leader with 20+ years of experience in facilities operation & construction management sought – $172k – search managed by JDG – apply by Feb. 15

Monday, January 28, 2019

We're Glad That's All Done ... wait, what? Only to mid-February?

We're relieved the USA is fully back in operation and we're confident (OK, hopeful) we can avoid a reprise shutdown come Feb. 15.  Speaking of things reprised, don't forget previously noted opportunities closing this week.

The Plastics Industry Association is actively recruiting for a Digital Communications Specialist (scroll to find) with 3-5 years of experience in writing for communications, marketing & storytelling as well as facility with social media.

The Environmental Working Group is seeking a Digital Production Associate with 1 to 3 years’ work experience in digital marketing; background in email marketing preferred.

The International Council for Clean Transportation has just shared these with us:
Clean Water ActionNational Communications Manager – experience with strategic communications for short term & long term advocacy campaigns plus a passion for social & environmental justice and protect clean water required – can be based in DC or at one of several regional outposts – apply by Jan. 31

National Geospatial-Intelligence AgencyStrategic Communications Officer – $61k-$126k – Springfield Va. or St. Louis, MO – apply by Feb. 9

Aspen Institute – opportunities supporting Weave: The Social Fabric Project
United Nations FoundationDevelopment Manager supporting the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data – background cultivating & securing 10k+ gifts required

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD
United Nations FoundationDevelopment Manager supporting the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data – background cultivating & securing 10k+ gifts required

American College of Emergency PhysiciansPublic Relations Director – 5+ years’ managing public PR programs or agency accounts with an emphasis on media relations required. 

APCO Worldwide
Behavior/social marketing agency Rescue seeks Field Organizing Fellow to drive implementation of youth-targeted tobacco control and nutrition/obesity prevention policy campaigns across Virginia – significant travel required.

Oncor seeks Senior Communications Advisor with 7-10 years in media, media relations, public relations or related field; background in energy or knowledge of the Texas electric market preferred – Dallas, TX – apply by Feb. 15 

Obama Foundation
CHIEF seeks Communications Lead to support a public sector client in the earth sciences field – 8+ years of strategic communications or marketing experience required, preferably in a management or leadership role involving multiple stakeholders.

Here’s a very fresh Public Relations Coordinator opportunity with U.S. News & World Report supporting their Money, Travel & Autos channels – one+ years of media relations experience and strong research & writing skills required.

New with the Washington Post since our check-in from just last Thursday:
GlobalGiving facilitates crowdfunding & fundraising for thousands of projects & non-profits worldwide – and we’d guess your work promoting their good works as Director of Marketing would be super-interesting & rewarding – $100k-$110k

Tiger Woods Foundation Development Coordinator (pdf) – 1-2 years’ experience working in fund development required, preferably with an education nonprofit – Irvine, CA

George Washington University
Salvation ArmyDirector, Digital Fundraising Systems (scroll to find) – $91k-$103k – 5-7 years of progressive experience as an online fundraiser, web developer/analyst, or similar internet-related experience desired.

Urban Institute
American Institutes for Research Communications Assistant/Intern - Summer 2019 – suited for candidates currently seeking a degree in such fields as communications, graphic design, technical communication & marketing.

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Again & Again

Here's a nice-sized set of previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.

Institute for JusticePolicy Fellow – Chicago, IL – Jan. 28 

Federal Highway Administration
– Marketing & Communications Specialist – $114k-$148k – Jan. 28 

Washington Post – the first four opportunities noted are supporting a new a new digital travel initiative at the Post:
British Embassy:
Federal Energy Regulatory CommissionCongressional Affairs Specialist – $81k-$106k – Jan. 29

University of Maryland
George Mason University Associate Director of Development for Major GiftsJan. 30

Northern Virginia Community College Graphic Designer – part-time – $25/hr – Jan. 30

Communications Manager – $50k-$80k – Jan. 31

National Alliance on Mental IllnessSenior Manager, Social MediaJan. 31

National Association of Area Agencies on AgingCommunications AssociateJan. 31

PAE/MacFaddenPolicy Coordinator supporting USAID’s Office of Food for PeaceJan. 31

Research!America Director of CommunicationsJan. 31

DC Dept. of Health Care FinancePolicy Analyst – $92k-$118k – Feb. 1

Fairfax County Health & Human ServicesPublic Information Officer – $63k-$112k – Feb. 1 

Household & Commercial Products AssociationCommunications Content SpecialistFeb. 1

Nature Conservancy Digital Producer – Feb. 1

Union of Concerned Scientists Western States Outreach Coordinator – $52k – Oakland, CA – Feb. 3

Friday, January 25, 2019

Going to Xtremes

Hello Friday job-lookers!  Let's get to it!

Walmart is seeking candidates with 5-7+ years’ experience managing projects or campaigns in politics, public affairs, or related field to fill this Director, Public & Government Affairs role

The National Latina Institute for Latina Health tells us they are actively recruiting for a highly organized Individual Giving Manager with 3-5 years of fundraising experience and a proven track record in initiating, stewarding & moving individual gifts to higher levels of support – DC or New York

More opportunities from the World Wildlife Fund:
The DC Homeland Security Agency is seeking a Public Affairs Intern (pdf) for the Summer 2019 term – for current undergrad or graduate students – more info & other specialties noted here – apply by Mar. 7

The Arc is the largest national community-based organization advocating for & serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities – and your place in this worthy enterprise could be Communications Associate, Media & Public Relations 

Federal Highway Administration – Marketing & Communications Specialist – $114k-$148k – apply by Jan. 28 

Wall Street Journal
E-bike & -scooter sharing outfit Lime is seeking a Community Affairs Manager with 3+ years community organizing, political campaign field organizing or other grassroots outreach experience.

British Embassy Programme Support Officer, Military Personnel Exchange – $20/hr – proven organizing & prioritizing experience required – apply by Feb. 10

PBSInterns (scroll to find) – Summer 2019 – $12-$15/hr – wide range of specialties include corporate communications, government affairs & social media

Fresh opportunities with the Human Rights Campaign:
Mystery DC-based trade associationCommunications & Marketing Coordinator – 1-2 years relevant experience in communications & marketing required.

Pew Charitable TrustsPrincipal Officer, Individual Giving – 12+ years of successful principal gift experience sought

Seminar NetworkCommunications Manager – exceptional writer able to boil complex ideas into simple and compelling messages wanted.

American University
Food & Water WatchCommunications Coordinator – $40k-$45k – experience in communications or politics, preferably linked to issue campaigns, and proven ability to place stories in traditional media outlets sought.

The Marshall Legacy Institute, a group helping remove landmines & returning war-scarred territories to a measure of stability, seeks part-time Marketing & Development Intern (pdf) for a Feb.-Aug. 2019 term of duty – $12-$15/hr – more info here

Pew Research CenterIntern, Global Migration & Demography – Summer 2019 – paid position – strong quantitative skills with proficiency in STATA, SPSS, or R required

Atlantic Media

Yelp! Government Affairs Intern – Summer 2019 – paid position – demonstrated interest in technology & internet policy desired.

… and finally: we’re not particularly fond of things extreme (certain brands of politics & weather come to mind) or xtreme (short-run Mountain Dew varietals or snowboarding competitions, for example), so we’re not particularly jazzed by the pending return of the Xtreme Football League.  Nonetheless, we wish you luck in changing our minds in your role as Team Marketing Director (scroll down) for the XFL’s still-unnamed DC entry, which will be playing at Audi Field come early 2020.

Best wishes for a lovely & non-extreme weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource. 

Thursday, January 24, 2019

These People Want to Hire You!

Several great opportunities came in over the digital transom yesterday, all looking for someone like you!  We're a work in progress today; check back for more later. [edit: we're finished adding ours for the day].

1) The Nuclear Threat Initiative has shared this Digital Communications Manager post suited for candidates with 5+ years of experience in digital communications, content management systems, website management, and/or database management – facility with Salesforce & interest in international affairs, national security and/or nuclear policy a plus.

2) Our friends at the Household & Commercial Products Association are looking for a Communications Content Specialist with 2+ years of association or PR agency experience plus exceptional writing, proofreading & copyediting skills – apply by Feb. 1

3) Bethesda-based real estate portal Homesnap seeks PR Associate with 1-2 years’ relevant experience & skills in pitching & building press relationships & knowledge of PR metrics, research, and media monitoring tools; agency & press background a plus.

4) The World Wildlife Fund has passed along this fresh Media & External Affairs Specialist post – 4+ years of experience in public relations or journalism required; background in communications related to environmental or sustainability issues or other scientific fields preferred.

5) Crosscut Strategies is in search more for a Vice President with 10+ years of relevant experience in strategic communications or campaigns; background in business development merits you bonus points.

6) kglobal is recruiting for an Account Executive with 2-3 years of experience in earned media & event management plus qualities including: go-getter attitude, intellectual curiosity & team player mindset.

7) The Council for Responsible Nutrition is seeking a Communications Assistant with a nose for news & ability to quickly & effectively write in inverted-pyramid journalistic style

8-11) Amazon
12-13) Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
14) Bowie State UniversityDigital Communications Specialist – $50k-$57k – Bowie, MD

15-16) Brookings Institution
17) Georgetown University Director, Donor Agreements – JD preferred

18) Greater Reston Arts CenterAdvancement Officer (scroll to find)

19) Mystery progressive-oriented boutique consulting firm Press Associate

20-23) Nature Conservancy
24-27) Recently opened searches managed by Talent Market:
28) University of MarylandAssistant Director of Marketing, College of Arts and Humanities – apply by Feb. 15

29-33) Washington Post – the first four opportunities noted are supporting a new a new digital travel initiative at the Post:
34-36) World Bank
37-38) American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association
39) Charles Koch InstituteSenior Fellow, Economic Opportunity

40) Dept. of DefenseLead Public Affairs Specialist – $114k-$148k – Fort Meade, MD – apply by Feb. 5

41) Dept. of Health & Human ServicesSocial Media & Digital Fellow – apply by Feb. 28

42) Federal Energy Regulatory CommissionCongressional Affairs Specialist – $81k-$106k – apply by Jan. 29

43) International Premium Cigar & Pipe RetailersMarketing Communications Manager

44) National Community Pharmacists AssociationVice President of Public Affairs & Marketing Communications (scroll to find)

45) National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association Digital Communications Manager

46) PBSMarketing & Events Assistant – part-time; Mar.-May 2019 term

47) Sabin Vaccine InstituteCommunications Senior Associate/Graphic Designer

48-50) U.S Chamber of Commerce
more to come OK, we're done –

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Federal, National-Scope, Faith-Based & Train-Based

Americans for Tax Fairness has shared this Communications & Digital Media Associate (scroll to find) post suited for candidates with 2+ years of experience with non-profits, issue campaigns and/or electoral campaigns in implementing digital strategies, including strategic planning, social media organizing, and website creation/maintenance. 

World BankSenior Communications Officer, Branding & Publications – 8+ years’ experience in corporate communications, international relations, public affairs, political science, or related field desired – less-experience-needed Communications Officer, Branding & Publications post also noted – apply by Feb. 5

SAIC Government Affairs Manager – 3-4 years of experience working on Capitol Hill, political campaigns, or other position involving political affairs desired.

Public affairs firm Strategies 360 is seeking an Intern (scroll to find) for a range of duties including legislative monitoring, media tracking, research, social media content development, Congressional hearing analysis, administrative work, and general office support – available ASAP.

New with the Federal Reserve Board since our early-Dec. check-in (search using job #)
Mortgage Bankers AssociationAssociate Vice President, Legislative Political Affairs – focus on advocacy to House Democrats

Northrop GrummanCapture Communications Manager – 10+ years relevant experience required; familiarity with aerospace & defense and/or government services sectors preferred.

Capitol Hill
Mystery national-scope, DC-based non-profitSenior Manager, Communications – contract-to-hire status – 7+ years of experience in media relations, and/or communications desired – search managed by TorchLight Hire

Very fresh opportunities with WellCare:
DC Dept. of Health Care FinancePolicy Analyst – $92k-$118k – apply by Feb. 1

Opportunities with faith-based social justice group Sojourners:
Bipartisan Policy CenterPolicy Analyst, Higher Education Policy – experience conducting policy research as well as familiarity with quantitative & qualitative approaches desired. 

Trust for America’s Health – see also main career page
Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.Director, Office of Communications – $210k-$273k – apply by Feb. 4

Opportunities with Rockville-based event & digital content agency VIVA:
University of VirginiaChief of Staff supporting the Democracy Initiative – 5+ years of administrative & supervisory experience required; multi-sector experience highly valued – Charlottesville, Va.

… and finally: Amtrak is offering Social Media Residencies in the form of a comped ticket to social media savvy folks who will share their individual experiences on long-distance train trips with their online constituencies – more details here – apply by Jan. 31

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Will You Find Yourself Among a Panoply of Sweets & Snacks?

Welcome back to your search!  Don't forget previously noted opportunities closing this week.

The Center for Science in the Public Interest has passed along this fresh Communications Assistant opportunity suited for candidates with top-notch writing, proofreading & organizational skills; prior experience in communications, public relations, or issue advocacy a big plus.

ScoutComms, a Fredericksburg and Alexandria-based communications & marketing firm specializing in the veteran & military family issues and communities, is currently recruiting for these:
National Confectioners AssociationContent Specialist/Writer – exemplary writing/editing skills & proven track record of creating high quality, engaging content across multiple formats required; we hope you get to be part of the travel team for the next Sweets & Snacks Expo.

International Association of Chiefs of PoliceStrategic Communications & Marketing Coordinator – 3+ years of relevant experience required – apply by Feb. 5

American Physical Therapy Association
George Washington UniversitySenior Marketing Associate, GW Cancer Center – $49k-$67k – knowledge of social media & analytics programs and familiarity with health communication & health education strategies preferred.

Kelley Drye & WarrenCommunications Manager – 6+ years’ relevant experience required; agency, media or law firm background preferred.

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD except as otherwise noted
National Network to End Domestic ViolenceVice President, Policy & Emerging Issues – 15+ years of senior-level leadership & management experience required, as well as deep subject matter expertise in domestic violence policy or a closely related area.

Lutheran Immigration and Refugee ServiceAnnual Giving Manager – min. of 3-5 years of experience in nonprofit fundraising with a focus on direct marketing and annual giving required – significant telework possible – Baltimore, MD – apply by Feb. 8

Center for a New American Security
Fairfax County Health & Human ServicesPublic Information Officer – $63k-$112k – apply by Feb. 1

National Organization for Women
National Geospatial-Intelligence AgencyProtocol Officer – $68k-$126k – ability to gain Top Secret security clearance a must – apply by Jan. 26

Marriott International
Fairtrade AmericaMedia Manager – 5+ years of experience with a focus on successfully placing earned media desired.

National Community Reinvestment Coalition
(scroll to find)
NY Renews, a statewide coalition fighting for climate policies grounded in equity & justice for communities & working people, seeks Communications Associate with prior experience working on traditional and/or digital media in a campaign/community organizing setting – $60k-$70k – locations flexible within state; NYC preferred.

Northern Virginia Community College
United WayManager, Public Relations – 5-6 years of prior relevant work experience required – apply by Feb. 16

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Look Again ...

... at these 32 previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.  Speaking of important opportunities: today would be a good time to halt your recent skid, OK Caps?

Loudoun County – Leesburg, Va.
George Mason University
Nature Conservancy
Consumer Financial Protection BureauSenior Congressional Liaison – $131k-$240k – Jan. 22

Dept. of DefensePublic Affairs Specialist – $81k-$106k – social media focus – Fort Meade, MD – Jan. 22

Small Business AdministrationPublic Affairs Specialist – on-call status; locations flexible; multiple vacancies available – Jan. 22

Washington Post
Inter-American Development BankMultilateral Affairs Coordination SpecialistJan. 23

League of Conservation Voters
Montgomery County Planning Dept.Senior Graphic Designer – $53k-$91k – Jan. 24

Center for Public Integrity Audience Engagement EditorJan. 25

Clean FairfaxAssistant Coordinator/Assistant Director – part-time – Jan. 25

Overseas Private Investment Corp. Public Affairs Specialist – $96k-$126k – Jan. 25

University of Maryland Development Coordinator, School of JournalismJan. 25 

Virginia Railway Express Public Affairs Administrator (scroll to find) – $81k-$115k – Jan. 25
The Atlantic Masthead Reporting Residency – 3-month term – $15k – Jan. 27

United NationsSenior Political Affairs Officer, Peacebuilding Strategy & Partnerships – New York – Jan. 27

No new post Monday; see you again on Tuesday.

Friday, January 18, 2019

We're Just Happy to Get to the End of the Week!

Hello Friday job-viewers! We hope one of these is worth your attention.

seeks Associate Director, Public Policy with knowledge/experience with the legislative/regulatory process, entrepreneurial spirit, and strong initiative + follow through.

National Association of Mutual Insurance CompaniesPolitical Affairs Coordinator (scroll to fond) – 2-3+ years of experience within the political arena desired, particularly with political action committees, political campaigns, lobbying organizations, grassroots programs, or on Capitol Hill.

In addition to the Chief Communications Officer, Prosperity role we shared on Wednesday, here's other fresh opportunities at the British Embassy:
Pew Research CenterCommunications Associate – 3-5 years of relevant experience in external relations & media relations required.

Mystery DC law firmGovernment Relations Manager – Hill experience and/or direct experience lobbying Congress & executive agencies required; background in writing health care policy analyses also sought – search managed by Palmer Legal Staffing

American University
Speaking of AU, the Washington Post offers a Reporting Fellowship for mid-level journalists who are pursuing a Masters in Journalism & Public Affairs at American – this one-year fellowship starts in Aug. 2019 & provides full tuition plus $30k – apply by Feb. 21 

GMG World MediaWeb Content Manager – ability to craft articulate web feature stories, news blogs & social media content desired.

Dept. of Transportation/Oak Ridge InstituteData Journalist Fellow – one year term; June 2019 start date preferred – $95k – seeking candidates with demonstrated ability to transform information & data into articles, blogs, briefs, documents, reports, and similar products that tell a compelling story, as well as knowledge of U.S. transportation systems.

National Association of Manufacturers
American Institute of Aeronautics & AstronauticsStaff Reporter for Aerospace America
1-2 years writing experience for print or online publication required, which may include college-level experience such as published campus or local community reporting – familiarity with technical & scientific language is also a must, with emphasis on engineering, aerospace & defense technology.

Atlantic MediaVideo Community & Channel Manager – 2 + years’ experience & track record of success building an audience on YouTube or another social video platform desired.

University of Maryland
Center for American ProgressDirector/Associate Director, Anti-Poverty Advocacy – 6+ years of experience in communications or advocacy for a nonprofit, advocacy, grassroots group, or campaign sought.

Mystery Hispanic civil rights & advocacy organizationDirector of Communications – 8-10 years of relevant experience in marketing and communications required, as well as success in securing general market and Hispanic national media coverage across multiple platforms – fluency in Spanish a must – search managed by Bloomforth.

Pew Charitable Trusts
American Motorcyclist AssociationGrassroots Coordinator – motorcycling experience a plus.

… and finally: we’ll end your job-seek week on a sweet note with this fresh Director of Communications & Membership (pdf) post with the World Cocoa Foundation – 10+ years of relevant experience in management, public relations, communications, or membership development desired, as well as a background in international development, public-private partnerships, industry associations, or broader sustainability issues.

Best wishes for a chill (in the non-climactic sense) weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.  We're going to skip publishing on Monday's Martin Luther King Day holiday; see you with jobs closing in the coming week on Sunday & again w/ new material on Tuesday.