American Institutes for Research – Marketing Specialist – duties include writing, editing and production of marketing and policy materials, including web and social media content development and contributions to e-newsletters and other communications.
Dept. of Health & Human Services – Press Intern supporting communications efforts related to the Affordable Care Act – apply by Apr. 28
Endeavor Press – Broadcast Media Manager/Booker – ideal candidate will have 2-4 years of experience in a press capacity, ideally with a majority of experience in pitching/booking with cable, network and local news producers.
ACLU of Maryland – Education/Legislative Advocate – Baltimore, MD
Adventist Health Care – Public Relations/Marketing Specialist, Post-Acute Services (use advanced search and job opening ID 308776)
American Correctional Association – Convention Coordinator
ASPCA – Government Relations Intern (search DC location)
Boeing – Communications Specialist
Brookings Institution – Videographer/Editor
Communications & Press Officer – apply by May 19
Director of External Relations
InsideNGO – Marketing Assistant – part-time – $12-$15/hr
Institute for Market Transformation – Communications Director (scroll down)
League of Conservation Voters – Donor Advocacy Manager– apply by Apr. 28
Lockheed-Martin – Communications Representative Stf and Communications Representative Asc
21) Metro Washington Council of Governments – Marketing Communications Intern, Transportation – $10-$11/hr
22-25) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search & job #)
27) Property & Environment Research Center – Director of Outreach – Bozeman, MT – search managed by Talent Market
28) Schway Events – Marketing Communications Assistant
29-30) Sustainable Travel International – DC, New York, or Portland, OR
32) Tourette Syndrome Association – Public Policy Associate – apply by May 30
33) Twitter – Account Executive, Political
34) Washington Post – Communications Coordinator
35) Zero to Three/National Center for Infants, Toddlers & Families – Senior Policy Strategist
The Hatcher Group, a communications and public policy form specializing in supporting the nonprofit sector, seeks a PR Intern for 3-6 month term to join their Baltimore, MD office – $10/hr – experience w/ graphics programs such as InDesign or Photoshop, social media skills, and facility w/ web design will help your prospects.
Progressive public policy communications firm Turner 4D seeks a Summer Intern starting as soon as mid-May – paid position – social media, video production/editing & graphics skills are plusses
Our friends at the Wilderness Society seek a Government Relations Director for Wildland Designations with at least 8-10 years related experience, preferably in Capitol Hill or Administration setting, as well as a solid understanding of public lands issues and/or land management planning practices. See main career page here.
American Bar Association – Program Associate, Rule of Law Initiative – supporting their Europe & Eurasia Division; DC-based – relevant language skills preferred.
American Rivers – Grants Associate
America’s Promise Alliance
Associate Government Policy Director
College Board – State Policy Analyst
The Conservation Fund – Major Gifts Manager
Dept. of the Navy – Public Affairs Specialist supporting the Naval History and Heritage Command museum system – $52k-$69k – job ID: NE41035-09- 1094110NM799794D – two positions available in DC and Port Hueneme, CA – apply by Apr. 21
EarthJustice – Campaign Manager
Environmental Defense Fund
HBI – Vice President of Corporate Communications
Land Trust Alliance
Low Income Policy Fund (scroll to find)
Social Media Intern and Communications Intern – stipends available
National Association of Realtors
2014 Genetics & Public Policy Fellowship – apply by Apr. 25
National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association – Vice President of Communications
National Trust for Historic Preservation
PAC Admin Assistant – temporary position
Ogilvy/Feinstein Kean Healthcare
Conservation Information Manager (scroll to find) – New York – apply by Apr. 25
Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative –Communications Manager
SAIC – Public Policy Intern
T-Mobile – Government Affairs Intern
Development Associate, Planned Giving – Cambridge, MA – apply by Apr. 20
University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.
Media Manager (search Virginia location or job # 000447) – advertising/branding focus
Wisconsin Policy Research Institute – Development & Outreach Director – Milwaukee, WI – search Managed by Talent Market
World Wildlife Fund – Manager, Water Policy
Young Invincibles – Policy Director
Dexis channels social innovation while bringing together local leadership and public-private alliances to foster sustainable development, job creation, and economic growth in developing economies. They seek a Communications Director with international affairs/development experience well-honed writing and social media skills.
We have it on good authority that the folks at the Sierra Club are still trying to find the right candidate for their Associate Press Secretary supporting the Beyond Coal campaign; 3 years prior experience as a journalist, media liaison or other position involving media/press relations merits you consideration
Pew Charitable Trusts – Senior Associate, Digital – strong strategic and tactical web editorial skills, honed by previous website experience in either the for-profit or non-profit sectors, is required, along with hands-on experience with relevant social media tools.
Human Rights Campaign – Development Coordinator – one to three years of administrative/executive assistant experience in a professional work environment desired.
Por favor use su salvavidas will likely be a term you’ll use frequently in your work as a Digital Content Manager (pdf) for the Recreational Fishing & Boating Association, given the requirement for Spanish fluency.
The Brady Center to Prevent Gun
Violence seeks Media
Relations & Communications Manager with 5-7 years public relations and
communications experience, ideally working on public health and safety advocacy,
political campaigns or issue campaigns – apply by Apr. 30
The Health Data Consortium, a new public private partnership to
bring together key health data stakeholders to help foster innovations that
improve health care, seeks Policy
– 5+ years experience working on health and legislative issues on Capitol Hill
or with a government agency or health association is desired; work in the
appropriations arena especially valued.
Here’s a really
Manager post in the communications division of
the Federal Aviation Administration helping run their IdeaHub and MyFAA online
channels – $110k-$170k – job ID: AWA-AOC-14-0004MR-3431 – apply by Apr. 17
Astellas Pharma, makers of a variety of life-improvers and -extenders, seeks Director, Government Communications
& Advocacy with extensive experience in public relations, coalition
development & grassroots/grasstops advocacy.
Here’s a fresh call for
a Communications Specialist to join the ranks of the MacArthur-lauded Stimson Center – strong
writing/messaging skills and experience and confidence working with a wide range
of communications technology and tools is essential –apply by May 4
Current searches managed by Chaloner Associates:
of Afghanistan – Public
Affairs Officer –
$30k-$35k – a background in South Asia/Afghanistan policy issues preferred;
language requirements not noted – sweet
Kalorama location –
apply by May 5
Perhaps you should make the acquaintance of the
above-mentioned E-of-A PAO as a Newsperson/Reporter covering the intelligence beat for
the Associated Press – experience covering related issues such
as the military or foreign affairs is, quite naturally,
Group – PR
proven ability to take complex information and develop captivating materials,
including op-eds, white papers, annual reports and fact sheets required;
proficiency in AP style a must.
firm – Public
Relations Specialist –
ideal candidate will have 3-5 years PR account management experience, with
excellent background in media relations – search managed by Metro
PBS seeks Associate Director, PBS KIDS Public Relations &
Social Media with
with at least 4 years of experience managing public relations campaigns and
strategy, media relations and social media; background in campaigns to raise
awareness among teachers preferred.
International – Public
Relations/Media Manager –
15 + years of experience in communications and public relations required;
experience managing challenging clients preferred
vs. pothole? From our experience, the smart money’s on pothole
– but of course, we thought Florida was a lock Saturday, so what the hell do we
know? Here’s what we do know: the tire-centric U.S. Rubber
Manufacturers Association is looking to add a Manager, Regulatory Affairs with a properly inflated
AmerisourceBergen – Director of Government Affairs (search DC location or job # 000014OB) –
requires 10-15 years Capitol Hill or government affairs and/or Administration
experience with thorough understanding of the federal legislative and regulatory
Here’s a month-old call for a Communications Associate (pdf) with
the National Fair Housing Alliance – experience with web and
graphic design for social justice causes preferred; proficiency w/ Drupal CMS
will also help your cause.
YMCA of Greater Richmond,
carefully when you open this call for a Manager, Public Relations with T. Rowe Price in
Baltimore, MD; on our screen, the text box containing the info for the job is
rather small, and appears empty at first glance, but use the scroll bar at
right of the listing and you’ll find there’s a real job in there.
APCO Worldwide seeks 1-3 year experienced public
affairs/government relations staffer with fluency in Russian and previous Capitol Hill
or other government experience
Equal Employment Opportunity
Commission – Public
Affairs Specialist – $63k-$82k – job ID:
D14-OCLA-1085859-071-LES -$63k-$82k – apply by Apr.
Underwriters Laboratory – Government Affairs
relations category or use keyword irc15351) – demonstrated knowledge of
the US policymaking process and international trade policy particularly
Association of Academic Health
Centers – Associate Director, Government
Relations – minimum of 5 years relevant experience working in
government affairs required; background including membership/trade
association work desirable – search managed by Staffing Advisors
SAP is in search mode for
President, Government Relations who will position SAP as a thought leader and
trusted adviser to public policy makers; experience in international GR,
especially related to Latin America, is preferred.
nonprofit advocacy group seeks Research Associate to manage and conduct
research involving insurance fraud, which sounds like fun to us (we mean the
research sounds fun, not the fraud).
The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition is an alliance of grassroots organizations that advocates for federal policy reform to advance the sustainability of agriculture, food systems, natural resources, and rural communities; your place in this undertaking would be as Policy Specialist, focusing on family farm and sustainability issues – min. 3 years Hill, government, or lobbying experience on agricultural policy preferred.
Propane Education& Research Council – Communications Manager – $55k-$60k
Advisory Board Company
Lutheran Immigration& Refugee Service – Gift Officer – Baltimore, MD
American Israel Public Affairs Committee – Speakers Bureau Associate
The American Composites Manufacturers Association seeksMarketing& Communications Intern of the unpaid variety – preference for current upper-classman undergrad – Clarendon Metro-proximate location
The Climate Reality Project, a group founded by Mr. An Inconvenient Truth himself, seeks Summer (May-August) Interns for work supporting their Climate Reality Leadership Corps and their communications dept. (scroll down).
Compassion & Choices, the self-described leading end-of-life choice advocacy group, may be Communications& Marketing Intern (pdf), although the document notes this for Summer and/or Fall of 2013. But maybe they just didn’t update it; who knows anything, really? (Well, we’re in a mood today, aren’t we?)
George Mason University – Managing Editor, Strategic Communications – five years of increasingly challenging experience in a diversified communications and/or marketing environment sought – apply byApr. 9
Your internal communications-focused Director of Employee Engagement post at BAE Systems has you reporting to the VP of Communications for Land & Armaments, which strikes us as kind of fun.
Center for Strategic& International Studies – Intern, External Affairs – two posts available
The Hunt Alternatives Fund seeks full-time, temporary Communications Assistant to support their Institute for Inclusive Security affiliate – your min. two years’ experience should include work in developing & deploying digital content.
Car service innovator Uber looks to say “hop in” to a Communications Lead, Eastern U.S. with 8-10 years of relevant experience including work in political/policy/public affairs sphere – strong preference for DC-based candidates
The Hilltop Institute at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, a non-partisan health research organization with particular expertise in Medicaid, seeks Policy Analyst with Master’s degree in Public Policy, Health Administration, Health Services, Public Health, Sociology, or related field and one year of experience, preferably in the U.S. health care delivery system – Baltimore, MD – apply by Apr. 15
Grim weather here of late compels us to bring you this Los Angeles-based External Communications Manager supportingKetchum’s U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance client. We’re jealous already.
This is a little outside our normal area of focus, but surely someone among you has the promotional skills and hustle needed to succeed as National Business Development Manager for Arlington County – $51k-$95k – apply by Apr. 17
Mark Ausbrooks is the Academic Tourist. He occasionally blogs about colleges and universities that he encounters.