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.

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Manager, Research
Jan 22, 2019
The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Research Manager for the U.S. Research Department. As a member of the Department, the Research Manager will work as part of team providing information and technical support to TFK staff and partners working to achieve tobacco control policy change at the federal, state and local levels. In this position, the Research Manager will serve as an information resource on key tobacco control issues, develop and disseminate relevant materials, and work with other Campaign staff to promote the mission of the Campaign. The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years professional experience and a Master’s degree in Public Health or related field. This is a non-supervisory, exempt position based in Washington, D.C.

Conduct secondary research and analyze studies on relevant topics. Incorporate findings from reports and other sources into presentations, fact sheets, and other materials for dissemination and/or posting on the Campaign’s website. Areas of responsibility include, but are not limited to, tobacco’s toll data, state and national tobacco prevalence data, tobacco industry marketing, and state tobacco prevention programs.
Assist in gathering, managing and organizing large datasets in Microsoft Excel, including state-specific statistics on prevalence and trends in tobacco use. Update materials and respond to requests using these data.
Conduct searches on tobacco control topics and areas of related interest. Develop and update fact sheets, presentations, reports, etc. based on this research in collaboration with other research staff.
Develop command of information resources of the research department. Respond to rapid requests for information, as well as other various inquiries from staff, partners, media, and the public.
Assist in the monitoring and collection of tobacco industry “bad acts,” new products, and marketing examples through social media, news media, and industry financial reporting.
Assist in organizing Research Department Resources – publications, fact sheets, presentations, etc. and assist in tracking and locating new research.
Support other work of the Campaign in advocating for and implementing effective tobacco control policies.
Perform other duties as directed by Vice Presidents, Research.
Demonstrated experience working with numbers, data, and research studies.
Ability to conduct literature searches, including Internet searches and translate research findings for multiple audiences.
Excellent research, writing and organizational skills.
Diligent attention to detail.
Ability to think critically and take initiative to solve problems.
Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment while juggling multiple projects and deadlines.
Ability to work collaboratively and to interact and communicate with individuals at all levels of the organization, both written and orally.
Team player attitude.
Experience with a variety of computer software applications including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Excel.
Experience in tobacco control or public health preferred. Legislative or political/advocacy experience helpful.
Bachelor’s degree in related field. Master’s degree in public health, public policy, or similar field preferred.
The ideal candidate will have two to three years of professional experience. Relevant master’s degree training can substitute for work experience.
To apply for this position, please email a cover letter, resume, writing sample and salary history to: Please reference the position code RM: 07 in the subject line of your email. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.

The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from individuals who will contribute to its diversity.