JOTW 36-2013


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JOTW 36-2013

September 9, 2013

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This is JOTW newsletter number 982

 

“It is the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.”

–  Charles Darwin

 

“Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success.”

– Henry Ford

 

“Few things in life are less efficient than a group of people trying to write a sentence. The advantage of this method is that you end up with something for which you will not be personally blamed.”

–  Scott Adams

 

***  Welcome to the JOTW network.

 

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***According to Topica, the JOTW subscriber list is now just 9,999 names, even though it grows with new subscribers every day.  I don’t get it.  But I need your help.  Let’s get more people to join JOTW!  Get the network back to 11,500-plus members!

***  To post a job, just send the position, organization and location with a link or contact info for follow-up or replying to Ned at lundquist989@cs.com.  Posting a job is free.    The newsletter is then posted at www.nedsjotw.com.  Recruiters can submit up to three jobs for free.  Each job listing may be posted once in the newsletter for free

 

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***  Top Jobs:  Stand above the rest.  Your job can be right here, at the top of the weekly JOTW newsletter.  Top job placement costs $100 per job per week.  To be on top, contact Ned at lundquist989@cs.com.

 

 

***  If you find out about a job opportunity in communications, send it to me (lundquist989@cs.com), and I’ll share it with the JOTW network.

 

***  The JOTW network is built upon cooperative principles.  Share, and reap the benefits.  And it feels good to help others.  I call it selfish altruism.  But this also means you need to contribute.

 

***  In this issue:

 

(To view these jobs, scroll down to the listings in the content of this newsletter)

 

***  One Paragraph Pitch

1.)  Senior Corporate Communications Specialist, Grange Insurance, Columbus, OH

2.)  Manager Public Affairs, Monsanto, St. Louis, MO

3.)  Corporate Communications and Public Relations Specialist, Farm Credit Services of America, Omaha, NE

4.)  Director of Public Relations, Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc., Public, KY

5.)  Graphic/Web Designer, American Breast Care, Marietta, Georgia

6.)  Corporate Communications Assistant, Cleveland Cavaliers, Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH

7.)  Web Producer, Cleveland Cavaliers, Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH

8.)  Manager, Graphic & Web Design, XO Communications, Herndon, VA

9.)  Public Relations & Social Media Executive, AMF Media Group, San Ramon, CA

10.)  Communications specialist, The Bill of Rights Defense Committee (BORDC), Northampton, MA, or Washington, DC

 

11.)  Communication Specialist, UNICEF, New York, USA

12.)  Senior Web Editor, SHELTER, London, UK

13.)  Senior Communications Officer, AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION, Loughborough, Leicestershire

14.)  Graphic Design Intern, Pavone, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

15.)  Website Administrator – Social Media, HCA Far West Division, Henderson, NV

16.)  Senior Associate – Communications Specialist, Harvard Management Company Inc., Boston, MA.

17.)  PR & Marketing Consultant: Sharepoint Communications Specialist, Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC

18.)  Freelance PR & Marketing Specialist, Measured SEM, Billerica, MA

19.)  Communications Specialist Spirit Airlines Miramar, FL

20.)  Communications Officer – Global Trade Watch Public Citizen, Inc., Capitol Hill, Washington DC

 

21.)  Communications Manager, Gateway Health, Pittsburgh, PA

22.)  Communications Coordinator, FoodCorps, New York, New York

23.)  Associate Director, General Audience Publicity, PBS, Arlington, VA

24.)  Director, Public Relations & Communications, Wolters Kluwer, Tax & Accounting Division, NYC, NY

25.)  Director of Communications, Foundation Strategy Group, Boston, Massachusetts

26.)  Director, The Walker Marchant Group (WMG), Washington, DC

27.)  CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS WRITER, MullinTBG, A Prudential Financial company, El Segundo, CA

28.)  Marketing Communication Director – EMEA, Facebook, London, United Kingdom

29.)  Manager Corporate Communications EMEA, Eaton, Morges, Switzerland

30.)  Science Editorial Fellow, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York

 

31.)  Public Relations Consultant, McNeil Nutritionals, part of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc., Ft. Washington, PA

32.)  Media Relations Manager, National Audubon Society, Inc., NY, NY

33.)  Proofreader, Wyeth, Nestle Nutrition, Norristown-King of Prussia, PA

34.)  Intranet Content and Project Manager, Domus, Inc., Philadelphia, PA

35.)  Graphic Designer, Kuryakyn, Somerset, Wisconsin

36.)  Creative Director, The Century Council , Arlington, VA

37.)  Sr. Corporate Communications Administrator, Regions Financial, Birmingham, AL

38.)  Communications Director, Parent Revolution, Los Angeles, California

39.)  Business Management – EMEA Communications & Marketing Co-ordinator, RBS, London, UK

40.)  Associate Director, Product PR, Global Biopharma, Metro Boston, Mass.

 

41.)  Vice President, Healthcare PR agency (offered by HireMinds), Cambridge, MA

42.)  Director of Communications, The B Team, New York, NY

43.)  Senior Digital Editor, Pace Communications, Greensboro, NC

44.)  Public Relations Consultant, Calysto Communications, San Francisco, CA

45.)  Quality Improvement & Clinic Data Specialist, Seldovia Village Tribe, IRA, Homer,AK

46.)  Account Coordinator, 300Brand, Alexandria,VA

47.)  Graphic Designer, Kuryakyn, Somerset, Wisconsin

48.)  Director (m/f) Communications, EMEA Central, Salesforce.com, Munich, Germany

49.)  Public Relations Coordinator, Creative Marketing Alliance, Princeton Jct., NJ

50.)  Wheel Grinder, Tyco,  Huntsville, AL

 

51.)  Diamond & Gemstone Cutter & Polisher, Riddle’s Jewelry, Bismarck, ND

 

***  Weekly Piracy Report

 

…and more!  Scroll down and see them all!

 

***  One Paragraph Pitch:

 

***  Send your One Paragraph Pitch submissions to lundquist989@cs.com.  You can pitch yourself or your business anyway you want, as long as it’s short and to the point.  There is no waiting list.  Submit yours today!

 

***  I apologize

 

I inadvertently transmitted the Defense  Career Opportunities Newsletter to all subscibers, including the JOTW list.  Sorry.  I know a lot of you wanted to “unsubscribe.”  I hope your “unsubscribing” from this list didn’t take you off the list entirely.

 

***  Ned’s upcoming travel, maybe, perhaps:

 

October 19  Bath, Maine

 

November 3-5  Provodentiales, Turks and Caicos Islands

 

December 9-11 Abu Dhabi, UAE

 

***  The August issue of “Your Very Next Ste,” Ned’s travel, adventure and outdoors newsletter is now posted at http://www.yourverynextstep.com/

 

Here you get a choice when it comes to the many volunteer and employment opportunities featured in the July issue:

 

Are you interested in our migrant work in Virginia, Maryland or our long-term woodpecker work in California?

 

***  Visit the IABC Heritage Region Conference website: http://www.iabcheritageconference.com/.

 

***  Communicate Your Message–Across complex cultures, contexts, mediums, and audiences

 

Northeastern University’s MS in Corporate and Organizational Communication teaches you to develop, manage, and deliver global communications. Offered online and on campus.  Learn more at

http://pages.northeastern.edu/13MSCOCJOTWO.html

 

***  Stand Out

 

“Stand Out” is available for those who want to stand out in job searches compared to the competition. Go to http://www.nedsjotw.com/jotw/stand-out/ and look around. “Stand Out” is researched and written by Woody Goulart.

 

***  Maritime Security 2013 Caribbean

 

November 5th and 6th, Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands

 

http://www.maritimesecurity2013.com/carib/

 

***  Here are the jobs for this week:

 

1.)  Senior Corporate Communications Specialist, Grange Insurance, Columbus, OH

http://www.bright.com/jobs/job/95520_grangeinsurance-d6ca8ef5a9517240/?bfid=43

 

***  From Mark Sofman:

 

2.)  Manager Public Affairs, Monsanto, St. Louis, MO

http://bit.ly/1alwsVm

 

3.)  Corporate Communications and Public Relations Specialist, Farm Credit Services of America, Omaha, NE

http://bit.ly/1alwAEx

 

4.)  Director of Public Relations, Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc., Public, KY

http://bit.ly/1alwHjj

 

5.)  Graphic/Web Designer, American Breast Care, Marietta, Georgia

http://www.talentzoo.com/job/Graphic-Web-Designer/143422.html

 

6.)  Corporate Communications Assistant, Cleveland Cavaliers, Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH

http://www.bright.com/jobs/job/689088_qlarena-58620

 

7.)  Web Producer, Cleveland Cavaliers, Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH

http://www.hospitalityjobsite.com/job.asp?id=101035073

 

8.)  Manager, Graphic & Web Design, XO Communications, Herndon, VA

http://jobview.monster.com/GetJob.aspx?JobID=125235854

 

9.)  Public Relations & Social Media Executive, AMF Media Group, San Ramon, CA

http://jobs.prnewsonline.com/jobseeker/job/14783559/

 

10.)  Communications specialist, The Bill of Rights Defense Committee (BORDC), Northampton, MA, or Washington, DC

http://www.bordc.org/employment/comms.php

 

11.)  Communication Specialist, UNICEF, New York, USA

http://www.internationalpeaceandconflict.org/forum/topics/job-communication-specialist-unicef-new-york-usa

 

12.)  Senior Web Editor, SHELTER, London, UK

http://jobs.theguardian.com/job/4694997

 

13.)  Senior Communications Officer, AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION, Loughborough, Leicestershire

http://jobs.theguardian.com/job/4698744/senior-communications-officer/

 

 

14.)  Graphic Design Intern, Pavone, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

http://www.talentzoo.com/job/Graphic-Design-Intern/143427.html

 

15.)  Website Administrator – Social Media, HCA Far West Division, Henderson, NV

http://jobs.prnewsonline.com/jobseeker/job/14783440/

 

16.)  Senior Associate – Communications Specialist, Harvard Management Company Inc., Boston, MA.

http://jobs.efinancialcareers.com/job-4000000001188998.htm

 

***  From Kristina Larson:

 

Thanks for posting this job in your next newsletter.

 

17.)  PR & Marketing Consultant: Sharepoint Communications Specialist, Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC

 

Full-time position on the PR and Marketing team. Position focuses on managing strategy and content for company’s Intranet. Expertise in Sharepoint 2010 content management required. Writes, edits, distributes content to employees through the Intranet and develops strategies to utilize Intranet to engage and inform employees. Technical expertise not necessary, but seeking strong writer and communicator familiar with SharePoint functionality.

 

https://www.healthcaresource.com/cnmc/index.cfm?fuseaction=search.jobDetails&template=dsp_job_details.cfm&cJobId=413736

 

18.)  Freelance PR & Marketing Specialist, Measured SEM, Billerica, MA

http://jobs.prnewsonline.com/jobseeker/job/14751523/

 

19.)  Communications Specialist Spirit Airlines Miramar, FL

https://jobs.smartbrief.com/action/listing?listingid=DB72A237-8359-4BCE-B33B-F7D9AADF210E&briefid=3e572e11-3fbc-11d5-ad13-000244141872

 

20.)  Communications Officer – Global Trade Watch Public Citizen, Inc., Capitol Hill, Washington DC

http://www.execsearches.com/non-profit-jobs/jobDetail.asp?job_id=26499

 

***  From Melinda Kaiser

 

Good morning, Ned.  It would be great if you could share with your JOTW readers the following position:

 

Thanks in advance!

 

Melinda Kaiser

 

21.)  Communications Manager, Gateway Health, Pittsburgh, PA

http://www.candidatecare.com/srccsh/job.guid?_reqID=2000022311410&_cache=3016312855089502602&x=51695

 

22.)  Communications Coordinator, FoodCorps, New York, New York

http://foundationcenter.org/pnd/jobs/job_item.jhtml?id=435700010

 

***  From Jennifer Byrne:

 

Hi—Here’s a recently posted listing from PBS.

 

See details below. Feel free to contact me at this email address with any questions.

 

Jennifer Rankin Byrne

Senior Director, Media Relations

PBS

JRByrne@pbs.org

 

23.)  Associate Director, General Audience Publicity, PBS, Arlington, VA

 

DEPARTMENT: Corporate Communications

 

Help develop and implement external communications programs to support PBS’ general audience content and digital initiatives and provide support for PBS’ reputation and that of its leadership, working closely with the Senior Director, Media Relations and the General Audience publicity team.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES: 

  • Manage communications strategies, budgets and agencies      for PBS primetime priority programs and PBS digital campaigns, with a      focus on direct-to-PBS programs and quick-turnaround specials and      initiatives.
  • Working with social media team, formulate and execute      strategies for social media campaigns for PBS general audience      initiatives.
  • Develop strong national media relationships with      relevant press and blog outlets; research and update media lists.
  • Work closely with colleagues in PBS programming,      marketing and interactive areas, as well as show producers, to coordinate      efforts to support these initiatives.
  • Work with communications team to develop campaigns and      narratives that help tell the “PBS story.”
  • Oversee the process of submitting select PBS programs      for major awards such as Emmys, Golden Globes, etc. This also includes      oversight of “For Your Consideration” and congratulatory ads, as well as      press releases pertaining to nominations and awards.
  • Support PBS executive speakers’ bureau, identifying      opportunities for senior executives to speak at events and conferences.
  • Produce sessions for PBS’ portion of the Television      Critics Association Press Tour and support overall PBS social media and      Press Tour logistics as needed.
  • Provide communications and logistical support for PBS      events.
  • Other duties as assigned

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: 

  • 5+ years of public relations experience, including      creation of press materials (press releases, talking points, press plans),      managing campaigns and projects, and managing assets (photography, video,      etc.)
  • 2+ years of direct responsibility for media      relations

MINIMUM EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIRED: 

Bachelor’s degree in English, mass communications, journalism or related field

SKILLS/ABILITIES REQUIRED: 

  • Excellent knowledge and awareness of TV and      entertainment industry, including top TV and interactive press, blogs and      twitter users
  • Proven ability to generate media coverage; must have      strong press contacts and be comfortable with pitching
  • Experience developing social media campaigns and      assets
  • Proven ability to manage multiple, complex projects      simultaneously
  • Project management expertise
  • Excellent word processing and computer skills
  • Knowledge of HTML coding and PhotoShop, and other      Web-related software packages, including CMSs
  • Ability to work well with wide variety of people and      answer requests promptly and efficiently
  • Excellent skills writing, editing, proofing and      handling requests for information
  • Ability to work well under intense deadline pressure      and fielding multiple requests
  • Firsthand knowledge of public media industry preferred

PBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

http://www.pbs.org/about/careers/job-openings/

 

24.)  Director, Public Relations & Communications, Wolters Kluwer, Tax & Accounting Division, NYC, NY

http://www.financialjobbank.com/jobs/director-public-relations-communications-new-york-ny-98937687-job.html

 

25.)  Director of Communications, Foundation Strategy Group, Boston, Massachusetts

http://foundationcenter.org/pnd/jobs/job_item.jhtml?id=435200110

 

***  From Bruno Tager:

 

26.)  Director, The Walker Marchant Group (WMG), Washington, DC

 

Job Description:

WMG is seeking a goal oriented multi-tasker who wants to be part of a challenging team of communicators. The ideal candidate will be an experienced strategist, strong writer, client leader and manager. The new team member will also be organized, detail-oriented and able to manage multiple tasks efficiently and effectively. He/she will supervise client accounts and must have excellent written and verbal communications skills with experience in agency or corporate public relations/public affairs.

 

Desired Skills and Expertise:

Qualifications

  • At least 7+ years’ experience      in communications
  • Minimum of 4+ years individual      & team management experience, including experience developing a team
  • Minimum of 4+ years agency,      corporate, litigation communications or crisis management
  • Strong written and verbal      communications skills and ability to create deliverables and materials for      a variety of platforms
  • Experience in successfully      managing social media campaigns, with proven results, from strategy      development through execution

 

How candidates apply:

dc.pr.resumes@gmail.com

27.)  CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS WRITER, MullinTBG, A Prudential Financial company, El Segundo, CA

http://www.financialjobbank.com/jobs/corporate-communications-writer-el-segundo-ca-102197472-job.html

 

28.)  Marketing Communication Director – EMEA, Facebook, London, United Kingdom

https://www.facebook.com/careers/department?dept=marketing&req=a0IA0000006ctTfMAI

 

29.)  Manager Corporate Communications EMEA, Eaton, Morges, Switzerland

http://eaton-jobs.com/ch/morges/communications/manager-corporate-communications-emea-jobs

 

30.)  Science Editorial Fellow, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York

http://foundationcenter.org/pnd/jobs/job_item.jhtml?id=435800011

 

***  From Bill Seiberlich:

 

31.)  Public Relations Consultant, McNeil Nutritionals, part of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc., Ft. Washington, PA

McNeil Nutritionals, part of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. is seeking a Public Relations Consultant, to be located in Ft. Washington, PA for a minimum one-year assignment.

The Public Relations Consultant will act as part of the Communications Department with primary responsibility for maximizing the effectiveness of the Nutritional brand products and brand communications programs. This consultant must be able to manage multiple tasks, have strong written and verbal communications skills, intellectual curiosity, strong computer skills and the ability to learn quickly and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Qualifications:
* Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a dynamic, fast-paced PR environment
* Preferred majors for this candidate include Communications and Journalism
* Exceptional writing and communication skills
* Ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced environment
* Superior attention to detail and organizational skills
* Forward thinker who takes initiative
* High level of creative energy
* Social media expertise
* Prior Food or Dietary Supplement PR experience a plus

The primary responsibilities for a Public Relations Associate include, but are not limited to:
* Responsibility for leading and overseeing the development and execution of the 2014 PR program for the SPLENDA(r), NECTRESSE(r) and LACTAID(r) brands, including social media programs
* Assists Manager on category programming for Johnson & Johnson Nutritionals brands
* Coordinates with Issues Management team on issues related requests
* Assist Sr. Director and Director on select JnJ Consumer projects, projects include but are not limited to: Facebook FAQs and responses; Merchandizing PR results to the Sales team; and Johnson & Johnson cross-brand initiatives such as Healthy Essentials(r)
* Develops and disseminates internal communication bulletins on pertinent Nutritionals brand programs and placements
* Develops, manages and helps to execute select internal events
* Manages Copy Approval and Health Care Compliance process for all Nutritionals brands
* Manages all product requests and house orders for Nutritionals brands
* Manages measurement & reporting results processes for Nutritionals brands
* Ensures all media and social media activities are in compliance with Johnson & Johnson Communications and FTC policies and procedures
* Distributes program recaps and results
* Maintains all internal distribution lists, external A, B, trade and KOL lists
* Flags and routes all pertinent monthly coverage for the Nutritionals brands
* Represents the Nutritionals brands at internal and external events as needed
* Additional projects as directed by team members

To apply:
Send resume to Kayce Thomas at KCashman@its.jnj.com

 

32.)  Media Relations Manager, National Audubon Society, Inc., NY, NY

https://careers-audubon.icims.com/jobs/1855/media-relations-manager/job

 

33.)  Proofreader, Wyeth, Nestle Nutrition, Norristown-King of Prussia, PA

https://nestleusa.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=111824

 

34.)  Intranet Content and Project Manager, Domus, Inc., Philadelphia, PA

http://hoojobs.com/job/1638/intranet-content-and-project-manager/

 

35.)  Graphic Designer, Kuryakyn, Somerset, Wisconsin

http://www.talentzoo.com/job/Graphic-Designer/143419.html

 

***  From Leslie Mills Kimball:

 

36.)  Creative Director, The Century Council , Arlington, VA

 

The Century Council seeks a Creative Director to oversee brand cohesion for already established programs as well as development of new initiatives.  Additionally, the Creative Director will implement cross-promotion of programs for increased engagement with key stakeholders.

 

Responsibilities

  • Develop creative strategies to enhance initiatives and reach a wider audience.
  • Provide creative direction to all internal departments.
  • Revise style guide and branding guide for organization as a whole as well as current initiatives.
  • Establish style guide for projects in the development phase.
  • Constantly seek creative ways to advance our mission.
  • Contribute to campaign metric reports and analysis of tactics.
  • Coordinate with internal brand managers/directors for quality control, consistency.
  • Maintain finger-on-the-pulse of current communications trends and changes.
  • Liaison with advertising agencies and other creative partners.

 

Requirements

  • A minimum of 7 years work experience in a creative environment, preferably and ad firm, and an undergraduate degree in a relevant field.
  • Outgoing personality – to cultivate excellent working relationships with external vendors as well as internal staff.
  • Leadership skills – to lead campaign execution; to motivate staff.
  • Writing skills – to draft creative briefs and communicate effectively and concisely.
  • Project management – to not only manage one’s self but also see a project from initiation to completion.
  • Curiosity – to continue to investigate creative ways to spread our messages in effective and creative ways.

Resumes and salary requirements to tcc@centurycouncil.org

 

37.)  Sr. Corporate Communications Administrator, Regions Financial, Birmingham, AL

http://www.financialjobbank.com/job.asp?id=102244521

 

38.)  Communications Director, Parent Revolution, Los Angeles, California

http://foundationcenter.org/pnd/jobs/job_item.jhtml?id=435900001

 

39.)  Business Management – EMEA Communications & Marketing Co-ordinator, RBS, London, UK

http://www.jobs.rbs.com/us/job/00073730-business-management-emea-communications-marketing-co-ordinator

 

***  From Scott White:

 

40.)  Associate Director, Product PR, Global Biopharma, Metro Boston, Mass.

 

Our client, a global, public biotechnology company in the Metrowest Boston area, has engaged us on a search for a public relations superstar who has deep pharma/biotech product communications experience to serve as an Associate Director of Global Product Public Relations. Our primary focus is on candidates who have expertise in hemophilia; we will also consider candidates who have launched orphan drugs. This is a national search and our client will provide full and comprehensive relocation.

The AD of Product Public Relations will be responsible for developing global public relations strategies, implementing communication initiatives and providing external and internal product communication support for hemophilia program teams.

Candidate profile

  • Eight or more years in public relations, including agency or corporate experience, with emphasis on rare disease or hemophilia.
  • Solid grasp of regulatory functions and access issues.
  • Global communications experience and savvy working with colleagues around the world.
  • Media relations experience, particularly with consumer, health and trade media.
  • Track record of handling and managing issues and crisis scenarios.
  • BA/BS degree.
  • Able to work in/relocate to the Boston area.

More info – http://www.hireminds.com/job/11033

Resumes to scott@hireminds.com

 

41.)  Vice President, Healthcare PR agency (offered by HireMinds), Cambridge, MA

 

Our Cambridge, MA client has one of the most impressive healthcare client rosters in the area comprised of global pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies. In their agency, there is no distinction between public relations and digital and social media colleagues. They all work together collaboratively on client teams and truly deliver integrated programs. Other agencies strive to do this – and many have struggled – but this established, global agency (still maintaining their boutique feel and delivery) has mastered it.

As a PR pro who wants to grow, learn and pack his/her toolkit with the latest and greatest ways to communicate across all digital channels on a global scale, this is THE job.

This role
· Vice President with deep public/media relations skills
· Reports to the head of the practice; works hand-in-hand with the head of digital and social media of healthcare; helps guide the direction of the Boston office
· Works with colleagues locally, across the firm’s half-dozen U.S. offices and the global network
· Leads a major piece of business; plays a key role on two other resume-building accounts
· Manages the work of and guides the career of three direct reports

The role is a blend of client service, team management and advancing the agency. You will
· Play a lead role managing key existing client business. You will play the role of lead strategist. But you love the work, too, so you’ll keep your hands in it, too.
· Manage, motivate and coach a team of talented communications professionals.
· Contribute to agency strategic planning initiatives, which includes helping develop new business relationships.
· Coach clients on the increasing role of digital within the communications landscape and how to integrate new ideas in their programs.

More info at http://www.hireminds.com/job/11795

 

Resumes to scott@hireminds.com

 

***  From Mark Sofman:

 

42.)  Director of Communications, The B Team, New York, NY

http://bit.ly/15H1RsO

 

***  From Christina Zahn:

 

Hello,

 

I’d like to a job to your newsletter.  Please see attached for official job description.

Let me know if you have additional questions and thanks for allowing us to use your services.

 

Best,

Christina

 

Christina Zahn

HR Talent Coordinator
PACE

Greensboro, NC

 

43.)  Senior Digital Editor, Pace Communications, Greensboro, NC

 

Pace Communications, a leading U.S. content marketing agency is now accepting resumes for a Senior Digital Editor to create and top edit content for a Fortune 50 retailer’s business-to-employee communication program.

Pace is one of the largest and most successful agencies of its type in the world – our people are recognized as thought leaders in the field and our account list includes some of the North America’s most successful brands – including Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Southwest Airlines, USAirways, Verizon Wireless, Wells Fargo and Walmart.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Senior Digital Editor will report to the program’s Content Director, top editing copy for all digital platforms (web, social and mobile) and assisting in the management of junior digital team members.  The Senior Digital Editor will also partner with print counterparts to execute on a fully integrated print and digital program.

Specific duties include:

  • Manage specific channels or verticals on the program web site – developing story ideas that will entertain and drive engagement, coordinating with art department as needed
  • Coordinate with the Community Manager to solicit user-submitted content, for the purpose of increasing engagement and building a database of user-submitted content for use throughout the program
  • Develop creative content ideas for editorial that is mission driven, engaging and fun and that encourages audience community participation across platforms.
  • Contribute to and help manage editorial and production calendars
  • Assist in guiding content through workflow and client-approval process
  • Top-edit and write content; enter content into the CMS (Ektron)
  • Measure traffic to digital properties and analyze data in order to tweak and grow the program
  • Work closely with sales and marketing team to execute on sponsored content opportunities Assist the online and print editors with content development as needed.
  • Stay abreast of trends in retail, content marketing and employee communications to inform a market leading lifestyle content program that heightens employee engagement and supports activation and participation from key marketing partners.
  • Travel as required to perform above duties.

 

Job Qualifications:

 

Education:  Bachelor’s degree in digital media/journalism or related field.

Experience:  Minimum of 5 years of hands-on digital programming experience—lifestyle content; management experience a plus

Requirements

  • Excellent writing and editing skills and the ability to conceptualize articulate and execute an editorial vision.
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong communication, presentation and management skills, a plus
  • Able to work in a deadline-driven environment – producing a high volume of content

https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=5846912

 

***  From Kemi Ijaola:

 

44.)  Public Relations Consultant, Calysto Communications, San Francisco, CA

http://hoojobs.com/job/1666/

 

45.)  Quality Improvement & Clinic Data Specialist, Seldovia Village Tribe, IRA, Homer,AK

http://hoojobs.com/job/1662/

 

46.)  Account Coordinator, 300Brand, Alexandria,VA

http://hoojobs.com/job/1665/

 

47.)  Graphic Designer, Kuryakyn, Somerset, Wisconsin

http://www.talentzoo.com/job/Graphic-Designer/143419.html

 

48.)  Director (m/f) Communications, EMEA Central, Salesforce.com, Munich, Germany

http://www.xing.com/jobs/munich-director-communications-emea-central-2406084

 

***  From Steve Lubetkin, who got it from Erin Klebaur:

 

49.)  Public Relations Coordinator, Creative Marketing Alliance, Princeton Jct., NJ

http://gotocma.com/about/careers/

 

***  Weekly alternative selection(s):

 

***  From Mark Sofman:

 

50.)  Wheel Grinder, Tyco,  Huntsville, AL

http://bit.ly/1cK0nEn

 

51.)  Diamond & Gemstone Cutter & Polisher, Riddle’s Jewelry, Bismarck, ND

http://bit.ly/1cK0Vdh

 

***  Weekly Piracy Report:

 

178-13  04.09.2013: 1515 LT: 04:11N – 005:34E, 4 NM SOUTH OF PENNINGTON OIL TERMINAL, NIGERIA.

 

A SPEED BOAT APPROACHED A CHEMICAL TANKER UNDERWAY WITH INTENT TO BOARD. THE 2/O RAISED THE ALARM, ALERTED THE CREW AND MADE EVASIVE MANOEUVRES TO PREVENT THE BOARDING. THE PIRATES TRIED TO BOARD THE VESSEL USING HOOKS ATTACHED TO A ROPE. THE ONBOARD SECURITY TEAM FIRED WARNING SHOTS AT THE BOAT AND THE PIRATES RETALIATED BY RETURNING FIRE. FACING RESISTANCE THE PIRATES ABORTED THE ATTEMPT TO BOARD THE VESSEL.

 

177-13  03.09.2013: 2110 LT: Posn: 10:13.98N – 107:02.05E, Vung Tau Anchorage, Vietnam.

 

Six robbers disguised as fishermen boarded a chemical tanker at anchor. Duty AB noticed the robbers and informed bridge. Alarm raised and crew moved forward. On seeing the alert crew, the robbers jumped overboard and escaped with ship’s stores. All crew safe.

 

176-13  28.08.2013: 2330 LT: Posn: 20:56N – 107:19E, Cam Pha Anchorage, Vietnam.

 

Six robbers boarded an anchored bulk carrier via the anchor chain and hawse pipe by removing the cover and anchor lashing. They cut open the padlock to the forecastle store and stole ship’s properties. Duty officer noticed the robbers and raised the alarm. Hearing the alarm, the robbers escaped with stolen ship stores. Incident reported to the local police who boarded the ship for investigation.

 

175-13  27.08.2013: 2025 LT: Posn: 22:11N – 091:42E, Chittagong Anchorage, Bangladesh.

 

16 robbers in two boats approached an anchored container ship. Five robbers armed with long knives boarded the ship and began to lower ship’s stores into their boats. Duty officer noticed the robbers, raised the alarm and crew mustered. Seeing crew alertness the robbers escaped with stolen ship stores. Incident reported to the coast guard.

 

174-13  23.08.2013: 1125 LT: Belawan Port, Indonesia.

 

Three robbers in a motor boat approached a berthed live stock carrier. Two robbers boarded the ship while the other robber remained in the boat. Duty crew noticed that the robbers were stealing ship’s properties and reported to the D/O who raised the alarm and alerted the crew. Seeing crew alertness the robbers escaped with the stolen properties. Incident reported to Belawan Port Authority which dispatched a coast guard patrol boat to investigate.

 

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***  Coffee Mug of the week:    Bowhead

 

***  Polo-shirt of the week:  Delta – Bringing the Spirit Home

 

***  Musical guest artist of the week:  John Prine

 

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