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This is JOTW newsletter number 1,852
“I love America more than any other country in the world, and exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.”
– James A. Baldwin
This edition of JOTW comes to you from Springfield, Virginia.
*** 3rd annual JOTW Survey
Thank you to the 300 JOTW network members who participated in our 3rd annual survey. The results are now available:
Partisan Politics Complicates PR and Comms for Business, Survey Finds
By Frank Strong, MA, MBA
Frank Strong and I will be presenting a custom webinar on this survey for the IABC Heritage Region on June 18, 2020, at 12:00 p.m. ET. Keep an eye on their webinar announcement for registration details. If your organization is interested in a custom webinar that assesses the findings please contact one of us.
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*** Your Very Next Step!
Your Very Next Step newsletter for May / June 2020
By Ned Lundquist
This edition of YVNS was sent to YVNS readers from Springfield, Virginia.
The May / June 2020 issue of Your Very Next Step newsletter is now available online
Lots of travel and adventure news, vacation ideas, tips and features.
7 cool volunteer and internship opportunities
16 travel/conservation/adventure jobs
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*** Here are your JOTW job opportunities for this week:
1.) Senior Vice President of Communications, U.S. Dairy Export Council, Arlington, Virginia
2.) Vice President of Marketing and Communications, Caliburn International, Reston, VA
3.) Vice President & Chief Communications Officer – Office of Communications, Howard University, Washington, DC
4.) DIRECTOR OF MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS,Wheelock College of Education and Human Development, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
*** From Patricia Lindholm:
I would like to include the following job posting in next week’s newsletter. Please let me know of any questions or concerns.
Applicants can apply through the link below. This position is with Whitney, Bradley, & Brown.
5.) Sr. Strategic Communications Analyst, Whitney, Bradley, & Brown, Fort Belvoir, Virginia
Seeking a qualified Sr. Strategic Communications Analyst with experience in media, video and photography in support of an Army client. This is a full-time, onsite opportunity located at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The candidate will support the Strategic Communications Group in a Public Affairs role in support of Command initiatives through media, communication, and other community outreach activities. This will include:
- Preparing formal, official program documents and correspondence based on USD (A&S) input and direction and maintaining accountability of associated program files and records.
- Actively participating in scheduled and unscheduled in-process review meetings and briefings, as required by the Government.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Security Clearance: Secret
- Active DoD Secret clearance
- Bachelor’s degree w/ Seven (7) to Ten (10) years of related experience
- General knowledge in the area of specialization – internal and external communications
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Team player with strong customer-service skills and solid work ethic
DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
- Active duty military experience or prior experience working with military/government customer
- Knowledge of government and/or Department of Defense contracting activities
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite applications
WORK LOCATION: Fort Belvoir, Virginia
KEY WORDS: Strategic Communications, Public Affairs, Defense Communications
WBB is a technical and management consulting company that provides innovative products and services that solve government and commercial customer’s toughest problems. For more than 30 years, WBB has set the standard for excellence in consulting services, while providing its employees with an outstanding work environment with ample opportunities for growth and success. WBB continues to enjoy impressive growth, which is directly attributed to the company’s hiring practice of always hiring the very best professionals from government, military and industry.
We are proud of our diverse environment and are an Equal Opportunity Employer. WBB is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. WBB participates in E-Verify.
*** From Jeff Carrigan’s Big Shoes Network:
6.) Director of Marketing, Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra, Madison, WI
7.) Brand Communication Coordinator Grand Casino, Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe, Onamia, MN
8.) Communications Director, fairlife, LLC, Chicago, IL
9.) Manager-Public Relations (External Communications), Lidl US, Arlington, VA
10.) Strategist, Communications and Stakeholder Relations Department, Regional Municipality Of Wood Buffalo, Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
*** From Bill Seiberlich:
11.) Senior Product Marketing Manager, Bentley Systems, Exton, PA
12.) Communications Manager, Bethanna, Southampton, PA
13.) Senior Content Marketing Specialist, EPAM, CONSHOHOCKEN, PA
14.) Dir. of Marketing and Communication, Greater DC, Cardinal Bank, Bethesda, MD
15.) Communications Writer, Stand Up To Cancer, Los Angeles, CA
16.) Associate Director, Corporate Communications, PharmaOut, Gaithersburg, Maryland
17.) Senior Advisor, Communications – Retail North America, Nutrien, Loveland, Colorado
18.) Communications / Media Specialist, National Academies of Sciences Engineering and Medicine, Washington, DC
*** From Andrew Hidson’s Jobs List:
19.) Communications Manager, The Aspen Global Change Institute Basalt, Colorado
20.) VP Global Marketing and Communications, Terumo BCT, Lakewood, Colorado
21.) Sr. Communications Manager, West Region, Amazon, North America Operations, Denver, CO
22.) Policy and Communications Associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, Mass.
23.) Community Relations Associate, Range Resources Corporation, Canonsburg, PA
24.) Communications Specialist – Marketing & Communications, PeaceHealth, Ketchikan, Alaska
25.) Communications Officer, The Social Change Agency, London, England, United Kingdom
26.) Communications Manager, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts
27.) Senior Manager, Communications, Illumina, San Diego, CA
*** From Mac’s List:
28.) Legislative and Communications Advocate, Neighborhood Partnerships, Portland, Oregon
29.) Senior Communications Consultant, Boly:Welch, Portland, Oregon
30.) Senior Communications Strategist, Textron, Fort Worth, TX
31.) Vice President, Communications, Whiteboard Advisors, Washington, DC
32.) Communications Specialist, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, San Francisco, California
33.) Marketing and Communications Manager, Hunger Network of Greater Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio
34.) Project Manager, Marketing & Communication – Physician Recruitment and Network Development, Cedars-Sinai, Beverly Hills, CA
35.) Marketing Communications Executive, Singtel, Singapore
36.) Communications Director, One APIA Nevada, Las Vegas, NV
37.) Senior Manager Public Relations/Analyst Relations, Snyk, Boston, MA
38.) Principal Internal Enterprise Communications, MedImpact, San Diego, CA
39.) Communication – Adjunct Pool, Worcester State University, Worcester, Massachusetts
40.) Director of Communications & Marketing, The Field School, Washington, D.C.
41.) Communications Associate, City of Brockton, Brockton, MA
42.) Communication Lead, Townsend & Associates, Inc., Princeton, NJ
43.) Senior Communications Specialist, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
44.) External Affairs Associate, Venture Philanthropy Partners, Washington, Washington, DC
45.) Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Boston, Director of Marketing & Communications, Waltham, MA
46.) Global Head of Communications, Pinterest, San Francisco, CA
47.) Internal Communications Business Partner Senior Associate, New York Life, New York, NY
48.) Marketing Communications Manager, Amtec Inc., Santa Fe Springs, CA
49.) Director of Marketing and Communications, West Nottingham Academy, Colora, MD
50.) Communications Assistant, City of Boston, Boston, MA
60.) Regional Communication Coordinator, Republic of SA Government Communication & Information Systems, Pretoria, South Africa
61.) Regional Communication Coordinator, Republic of SA Government Communication & Information Systems, Ngaka Modiri Molema District, Mafikeng, North West, South Africa
62.) Principal Communication Officer: International Media Engagement (12 Months Contract), Republic of SA Government Communication & Information Systems, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
63.) Adjunct Faculty (Communications), Massachusetts Bay Community College, Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts
64.) Director, Corporate Communications and External Relations, BellXcel, Westwood, MA
65.) Project and Communications Coordinator, San José State University, San Jose, CA
66.) Communications Coordinator, Open Space Authority, San Jose, CA
67.) Marketing & Communications Specialist, Rockwell Automation, Mayfield Heights, Ohio
68.) Communications Director, Conveners.org, Boulder, CO
69.) APAC Brand and Marketing Communications Specialist, United Parcel Service (UPS), Singapore
70.) SENIOR MARKETING OFFICER – CRM & COMMUNICATIONS, United Parcel Service (UPS), Cheung Sha Wan, Kowloon – Hong Kong
71.) Corporate Communications Senior Advisor, Southern California Edison, Rosemead, CA
72.) Planning Producer Editor (Spanish), U.S. Agency for Global Media, Washington, District of Columbia
73.) Director, Corporate Communications, Zymeworks, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
74.) Adjunct Faculty – Communication, Bristol Community College, Fall River, Massachusetts
75.) Patient Advocacy and Communication Manager, AstraZeneca, Taipei City, Taiwan
76.) Head of Marketing and Communications, Marlborough College Malaysia, Nusajaya, Johor, Malaysia
77.) Chief Communications Officer, Innocence Project, New York, New York
78.) GBCI Communications Intern, U.S. Green Building Council, Washington, Dist. Columbia
79.) MANAGER, COMMUNICATIONS, Heriot-Watt University Malaysia, Putrajaya, Malasia
80.) Corporate Communications, ION Media Networks, New York, NY
81.) Communications Specialist, The Cathedral School of St. John the Divine, New York, NY
82.) Communications Director, Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC), State of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
83.) Manager, Public Affairs, American Express, New York, New York
84.) Manager – Corporate and Internal Communications, Lakeridge Health, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
85.) Digital Marketing Specialist, Arvig, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
86.) PUBLIC AFFAIRS SPECIALIST, HQ USAF and Support Elements, DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE, Pentagon, Arlington, VA
87.) Communications Specialist, ZA-1001-3/4, US Department of Commerce, Miami, FL
88.) Communications Manager, Fair Labor Association, Washington, DC
89.) Communication Strategist II, Abacus Technology, Huntsville, AL
90.) Communications Manager, Science & Technology Australia, Deakin, Australian Capital Territory
91.) Sr. Manager of Communications, Samsung Electronics America, San Jose, CA
92.) Director of Marketing and Communications, Austin Disaster Relief Network (ADRN), Austin, TX
93.) Public Relations Specialist, Academy of Sciences Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
84.) Communications Executive, ALFRED TALKE Logistics Services, Baytown, Texas
85.) VP, Marketing & Communications, Universal Music Canada, Los Angeles, CA
86.) Public Relations Manager, Hitachi Vantara, Santa Clara, CA
87.) Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications, Landmark Christian School, Fairburn, GA
88.) Marketing Communications Exec-Events & Promotions, GROLIER (MALAYSIA) SDN BHD, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
89.) Communications Project Manager, Northside Christian Church, New Albany, Indiana
90.) Marketing and Communications Manager, Texas Psychological Association, Cedar Park, TX
91.) Deputy Press Secretary, Western Values Project, Accountable.US, Helena, MT, New York, NY, or Washington, DC
92.) Graphic Designer ($30-45 per hour), Artisan Talent, Washington, District of Columbia
93.) Marketing Coordinator – Internal Communications – Banking, Experis Switzerland, Zürich, Switzerland
94.) Communications Strategist, JHU Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD
95.) PR Specialist, Sun Public Relations, LLC, Austin, TX
96.) PR & Media Specialist, Joomag, Inc., San Jose, CA
97.) Director of Strategic Communications, Collegiate School, Richmond, VA
98.) Communications Specialist- Arab Regional Payment System (ARPS), Arab Monetary Fund, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
99.) Communication Officer, Oceans and Climate, David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Los Altos, California
100.) Public Affairs Specialist, National Nuclear Security Administration, Department of Energy, Oak Ridge, Tennessee
101.) Corporate Communications Associate, General Mills, Minneapolis, MN
102.) Assistant Director of Communications, St. George’s Independent School, Germantown, TN
103.) Senior Manager, Corporate Communications, Ambition, Hong Kong
*** Your JOTW alternate selections for this week:
104.) Social Media and Videography Internship, The Butterfly Pavilion, Westminster, Colorado
105.) Wayfinders Program Director, Camp ELSO, Kenton Action Plan, Portland, Oregon
106.) Conservation Leadership Development Program, Kupu Hawaii, Honolulu, HI
107.) Spacing Saw Operator, Rumcache Forest Solutions, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
*** Weekly Piracy Report:
086-2020 02.06.2020: 1100 UTC: Posn : 00:15.94S – 117:36.85E, Muara Berau Anchorage, Indonesia.
While at anchor two robbers from a small boat boarded a bulk carrier using hooks and ropes.
They broke into the forecastle store and started lowering them in the water. Alert crew noticed the robbers and raised the alarm resulting in the robbers aborting and escaping without anything.
085-20 24.05.2020: 1600 UTC: Posn: 22:16.27N – 091:48.64E, Chattogram Port, Bangladesh.
Unnoticed, robbers boarded a berthed product tanker. Duty crew on routine rounds noticed the mooring rope on the winch was cut off. Alarm raised, crew mustered, and a search was carried out. Incident reported to PFSO.
*** Ball Cap of the week: Destroyer Squadron TWENTY ONE
*** Coffee mug of the week: Harwich Cranberry Festival
*** T-Shirt of the week: IABC/James Madison University
*** Musical guest artist of the week: The Fendertones
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