JOTW 51-2020


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JOTW 51-2020

December 21, 2020

The Free Job of the Week Newsletter

This is JOTW newsletter number 1,878


“Nature is full of genius, full of divinity; so that not a snowflake escapes its fashioning hand.”

– Henry David Thoreau


This edition of JOTW comes to you from  Springfield, Virginia.


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***  Your Very Next Step!



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The November/ December 2020 issue of Your Very Next Step newsletter is now available

By Ned Lundquist

This edition of YVNS was sent to YVNS readers from Springfield, Virginia.




Lots of travel and adventure news, vacation ideas, tips and features.

6 cool volunteer and internship opportunities

22 travel/conservation/adventure jobs


Check it out, because your next adventure begins with your very next step.

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If you are like millions who are seeking employment in the wake of the contagious virus, there is insightful free online information for you. (produced by JOTW blogger Woody Goulart) shows you how you can successfully start audio and video streaming over the internet from where you now are living without traveling to an external workplace or employer location. The website contains suggestions for real-world strategies and tactics you can put to use to generate revenue through the use of today’s proven streaming audio and video channels.


***  Here are your JOTW job opportunities for this week:


1.)  Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist, U.S. Secret Service, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, District of Columbia


2.)  Senior Communications Specialist, College of Engineering, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin


3.)  Director of Public Relations and Marketing, Halifax Community College, Weldon, NC


4.)  Marketing Communications Manager, New Hampshire Mutual Bankcorp, Meredith, NH


***  From Bill Seiberlich:


5.)  MARKETING & PR EDUCATION & INSTRUCTION, Community College of Philadelphia, PHILADELPHIA, PA


6.)  Director of Communications and Brand Management, Mural Arts Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


7.)  Corporate Communications Summer Internship (June 2021), Lincoln Financial Group, Wayne, PA


8.)  Communications Specialist I, Merrimack County, Boscawen, NH


9.)  Director of Internal Communications, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts


10.)  PUBLIC AFFAIRS SPECIALIST, Naval Surface Warfare Center Philadelphia Division, Naval Sea Systems Command, DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY, Philadelphia, PA


11.)  Director of Marketing & Communications, Weather Source, Salem, NH


12.)  Communications Intern, Powersouth Energy Cooperative, Andalusia, AL


13.)  Senior Manager, External Communications, Yum! Brands, Louisville, Kentucky


14.)  Communications Strategist, Northwestern Mutual, Milwaukee, WI


15.)  Manager of Communications, American Trucks Historical Society, Kansas City, Missouri


16.)  External Communications Professional – IBM Culture, Skills, and People, IBM, Charlotte, NC


17.)  Associate Director Alumni Communications | Communications Manager II, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan


18.)  Communications Manager, Wolters Kluwer, Galena Park, TX


***  From Mac’s List:


19.)  Senior Vice President, Hubbell Communications, Portland, OR


20.)  PR Account Executive, Nereus, Beaverton, OR


21.)  Web Content Manager, City of Vancouver, Vancouver, WA




23.)  Head of Communications and Content, Walker Art Center, MINNEAPOLIS, MN


24.)  Senior Manager Communications Oceans, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), Washington, DC


25.)  Stagiaire Marketing et Communication (Go-to-market), DXC Technology, Paris, France


26.)  Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist (Director, Office of Strategic Communications), Treasury, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, Department of the Treasury,  Washington, District of Columbia


27.)  Communications Specialist, National Children’s Museum, Washington DC


28.)  Communications Intern, Chemadvisor Incorporated, Northbrook, IL


29.)  Communications and Event Specialist, Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence, PHOENIX, Arizona


30.)  Head of Communications, HM Trade Commissioner for North America, UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT) in North America, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, New York, NY


31.)  Market Access Writer I/II – EMC: Market Access Communications, PPD, Waltham, MA


32.)  Director of Communications, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California


33.)  Marketing Communications Coordinator, Sonnax, Rockingham, VT,VT?jid=84e16cbe2fa1399b


34.)  COMMUNICATIONS STRATEGIST, Office of the President, University of California, Oakland, CA


35.)  Copywriter Communications Specialist, Knight Transportation, Phoenix, AZ


36.)  Marketing and Communications Coordinator, SHAPE America, Reston, Virginia


37.)  Communications Manager, Center for Policing Equity, New York, NY


38.)  Marketing Content Writer, SPIFF SERVICES INC., BOSTON, MA


39.)  Director, Legislative and Public Affairs, Architect of the Capitol, Washington, DC


40.)  Internal & Executive Communications Manager, Delta Dental, San Francisco, CA


41.)  Senior Content Strategist, Milliman, Brookfield, WI


42.)  Director, Global Corporate Communications, Under Armour, Baltimore, MD


43.)  Communications & Outreach Manager, National Alliance on Mental Illness – Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa


44.)  Marketing Communications Specialist, Lawson’s Finest Liquids, LLC, Waitsfield, VT,-LLC/Job/Marketing-Communications-Specialist/-in-Waitsfield,VT?jid=f16a0a50145cb344


45.)  Director, Communications & Executive Writer, Biotechnology Industry Organization, Washington, DC,40_KE41,76.htm?jl=3740746718


46.)  Marketing & Strategic Communications Manager, Alamo Colleges District, San Antonio, Texas




48.)  Corporate Communications Specialist, Metronome LLC, SPRINGFIELD, VA


49.)  Strategic Communications Unit Chief, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington, DC


50.)  Director of Strategic Communications and Marketing, Saint Paul VI Catholic High School, Diocese of Arlington Catholic Schools, Chantilly, VA


51.)  Marketing and Public Relations Specialist – Airport, City of Manchester, Manchester, NH


52.)  Communications and Community Events Coordinator, Rock Recovery, Arlington, VA


53.)  Communications and Media Intern, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, Washington, Dist. Columbia


54.)  Communications Director, Illinois Public Health Institute, Chicago, IL


55.)  Coordinator, Athletic Communications, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan


56.)  Communications Coordinator, Beck Institute, Bala Cynwyd, PA


57.)  Director of Marketing and Communications, Concord Academy, Concord, Massachusetts


58.)  On-Campus Intern – Communications And External Relations (Position is Currently Working Remotely Until Further Notice), Joliet Junior College, Joliet, IL


59.)  Associate Director, Internal Communications, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, California


60.)  Director, Communications & Executive Writer, Biotechnology Industry Organization, Washington, DC,40_KE41,76.htm?jl=3740746718


61.)  Digital Communications Project Manager, Flimp Communications, Burlington, VT


62.)  Communications & Social Media Coordinator, North American Association for Environmental Education, Washington, DC


63.)  Communications Manager, Executive Communications (TO-52825), Google, San Francisco, California


64.)  Senior Vice President, Healthcare & Pharma PR, Green Room Communications, Parsippany, NJ


65.)  Spokesperson (m/f/d) Life & Health in Group Communications and Corporate Responsibility, Allianz Group, Munich, Germany


66.)  Communications and Marketing Coordinator, Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts


67.)  Communications Director, Council of Community Housing Organizations, San Francisco, CA


68.)  Communications and Public Relations Specialist, Rogers Behavioral Health, Oconomowoc, WI


***  From Samantha Donaldson:


Good morning Ned,


We are hiring for a press secretary for our new Alliance for Congress initiative at the Partnership for Public Service. Could you please include this posting in next week’s JOTW?


Thank you!


Samantha Donaldson

Vice President of Communications

Partnership for Public Service


69.)  Press Secretary, Alliance for Congress, Partnership for Public Service, Washington, DC


70.)  Assistant Director of Research and Communications, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts


71.)  Communications & Outreach Manager, NAMI Iowa (National Alliance on Mental Illness), Des Moines, IA


72.)  Communications Internship, Kansas City Mavericks, Independence, MO


73.)  Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama


74.)  Director, Marketing & Communications, Mid-State Technical College, Wisconsin Rapids, WI


75.)  Senior Vice President, Brand Communications – FOX Sports, Fox Corporation, Los Angeles, CA–Brand-Communications—FOX-Sports_R50012758


76.)  Communications Coordinator, Milton Academy, Milton, Massachusetts


77.)  Communications Director,, San Francisco, CA


78.)  Social Media Communications Specialist, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Reston, VA


79.)  Communications Specialist,, Inc., Nashville, Tennessee


80.)  Communications Director, Congressman Jason Crow (D-CO), Washington, DC


81.)  Marketing Communications Specialist, Andis Company, Racine, WI


82.)  Chief Marketing and Communication Strategist, LOPPEX, London, UK


83.)  Communications Manager, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH


84.)  Communications Associate, 826 Valencia, San Francisco, CA


85.)  Communications Associate, Holton-Arms School, Inc., Bethesda, Maryland


86.)  Digital Communications Manager, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California


87.)  Communications Internship, A Education Partnership, Montgomery, AL


88.)  Public Affairs Specialist, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health And Human Services,  Washington, District of Columbia


89.)  Manager, Marketing Communications, Citi, Hong Kong


90.)  Manager, Communications & Media Relations – Dietary Supplements, Consumer Healthcare Products Associations, Washington, D.C.


91.)  Corporate Communications – Level 3, NGA, Masego, Springfield, Virginia


92.)  Senior Vice President, Marketing & Communications Growth, PSB Research, Washington, DC


93.)  Marketing and Communications Consultant, EMPATH (Economic Mobility Pathways), BOSTON, MA


94.)  Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Univision communications Inc., Miami, FL–Corporate-Communications_R007679


95.)  Communications and Development Coordinator, Hispanas Organized for Political Equality, Los Angeles, CA


96.)  Vice President of External Relations and Communications, University of Illinois System, Urbana, Illinois,


98.)  Communications Specialist, Stanley British Primary School, Denver, Colorado


99.)  Communications Specialist, OSF Healthcare, Urbana  Illinois


100.)  Fund Services Communications Specialist, U.S. Bank, Milwaukee, Wisconsin


101.)  Marketing Communications Assistant, Plant With Purpose, San Diego, California


102.)  Web and Digital Communications Manager (Lyndon or Johnson campus), Northern Vermont University, Lyndon, VT,63_KE64,91.htm?jl=3762162765


103.)  Communications Intern, U S Water Alliance, Oakland, CA


104.)  Director of Marketing and Communications, Tilton School, Tilton, NH


105.)  Communications Intern, SWIB, Madison, WI


106.)  Director of Communication and External Relations, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia


107.)  Science and Communications Writer, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia


108.)  Vice President, University Relations, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia


109.)  Investment Communications Strategist, Wellington Management Company, LLP, Boston, MA


110.)  Strategic Communications Director, Innocence Project, New York, New York


111.)  Writer & Editor, Innocence Project, New York, New York


112.)  Program Manager – Open Source and Social Media Monitoring, DARKSTAR INTELLIGENCE, LLC, ALEXANDRIA, VA


113.)  Intern- Communications & Change Management, Gilead Sciences, Inc., Foster City, California


114.)  Communications Internship, Minaret Foundation, Houston, TX (Anywhere in the United States)


115.)  Director of Communications, Human Rights Campaign, Washington, D.C.


116.)  Marketing Manager- San Pellegrino, NESTLE USA, ARLINGTON, VA


117.)  Media and External Communications Executive, Macquarie Group, Edinburgh, UK


118.)  Director of Communications, RxHOME, New York, NY


119.)  Senior Marketing Communications Consultant, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, IL


120.)  Public Affairs Specialist, Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys, Department of Justice,  Alexandria, Virginia


121.)  PIO (Senior Communications Specialist), King County Emergency Management, Renton, Washington


122.)  COMMUNICATIONS, Scottsdale Titans Basketball, Scottsdale, AZ


123.)  Director Of Communications, The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers, Washington, DC


124.)  Assistant Vice President, Communications, State Street Corporation, Boston, MA


125.)  Communications Contractor, Texas Archive of the Moving Image, Austin, Texas


126.)  Lead Communications Specialist (Internal Communications), Nestle International, St. Louis, Missouri


127.)  VP, Communications, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Washington, DC


128.)  Internal Communications Manager – Change Initiatives, PwC, Montpelier, VT


129.)  Vice President, Director of Brand Communications, First Republic, San Francisco, CA


130.)  Director of Digital and Social Communications, American Public Power Association, Arlington, Virginia


131.)  Full-Time, Paid Intern, BRG Communications, Alexandria, VA


132.)  Coordinator, Industry Communications, U.S. Travel Association, Washington, DC


133.)  Marketing and Public Relations College Intern, Phoenix Spine and Joint, Phoenix, AZ


135.)  Communications Officer, Institute for Sustainable Communities, Montpelier, VT


136.)  Communications – Mid-Level Designer, Moody’s, Vilnius, Lithuania


137.)  Communications Manager, The Giving Practice, Philanthropy Northwest, Seattle, Washington


138.)  Vice President, Communications, Whiteboard Advisors, Washington, DC


139.)  Marketing Communications Manager, Uline, Pleasant Prairie, WI


140.)  Executive Communications Writer, Uline, Pleasant Prairie, WI


141.)  Director of Public and Media Relations, University of La Verne, La Verne, California


142.)  Communications Lead, National Basketball Association (NBA), New York, NY


143.)  Human Rights Campaign – Director of Communications, Grossman Solutions, Washington, DC


144.)  Communications Specialist, Nebraska Early Childhood Collaborative, Omaha, Nebraska


145.)  Senior Manager, Corporate Communications, Yelp, Remote


146.)  Consultant, Change & Communications, Human Capital, Consulting, Deloitte, Belfast, UK


147.)  Audience Analyst Internship, Orange & Cinnamon, Pallejá, Spain


148.)  Senior Manager, Communications, Education Forward DC, Washington, DC


149.)  Senior Vice President for Advancement, Communications and and Marketing, Bennington College, Bennington, VT


150.)  Senior Communications Media Relations Manager, Bass Pro Shops, Springfield, MO


151.)  Communications & Marketing Director, Jeremiah Program (JP), Minnesota City, Minnesota


152.)  Senior Manager, Policy Communications, Lyft, San Francisco, CA


153.)  Marketing and Communications Executive : Financial/ IT Services Industry, OneAston, Singapore


154.)  VP of Global Communications & PR, Domestika, NY (Remote)


155.)  Assistant to Council – Public Information Officer, City of San Luis, San Luis, Arizona, United States


***  Your alternative selections(s) for this week:


156.)  Black Bear Educator Intern, Orr, MN


157.)  BANK SWALLOW CONSERVATION COORDINATOR – ATLANTIC REGION, Aerial Insectivore Conservation Program, Birds Canada, Port Rowan, ON, Canada, (position is remote from any Birds Canada office, but ideally, the chosen candidate will reside within the “Atlantic Bubble”)


158.)  Bail Consultant, Aladdin Bail Bonds, Long Beach, CA



***  Weekly Piracy Report:


183-20   15.12.2020: 0215 UTC: Posn: 02:00.3N – 004:45.7E, Around 160nm SSW of Brass, Nigeria.

Pirates boarded a tanker underway. Duty officer noticed the perpetrators and raised the alarm. All crew retreated into the citadel. After a while the pirates left the vessel and the crew emerged from the citadel. Crew and vessel safe.


182-20   10.12.2020: 0800 UTC: Posn: 04:37.42N – 004:38.12E, Around 51nm WSW Bayelsa, Nigeria.

An unknown numbers of pirates attacked and boarded a general cargo ship underway. They kidnapped five crew members and escaped. The remaining crew sailed the ship to a safe port.


181-20   14.12.2020: 2100 UTC: Posn: 01:44.67N – 101:22.59E, Lubuk Gaung Port, Dumai, Indonesia.

During routine rounds, duty officer onboard a berthed bulk carrier was taken hostage and tied up by four robbers armed with knives. The robbers stole ship’s stores and spare parts and released the duty officer before escaping.


180-20   03.12.2020: 1035 UTC: Posn: 02:50N – 005:25E, Around 100nm SSW of Brass, Nigeria.

Duty watchman onboard a Refrigerated Cargo Ship underway noticed two boats approaching at a distance of 3nm. Master alerted the onboard security team and increased speed. Two speed boats with six persons in each closed in to 0.5 cables and fired upon the ship. Alarm raised and non-essential crew mustered in the citadel. The security team responded resulting in the boats aborting the approach and moving away. The ship continued her voyage.


179-20   05.12.2020: 0630 UTC: Posn: 03:07.5N – 002:53.0E, Around 198nm SSW of Lagos, Nigeria.

Ten pirates armed with rifles boarded a product tanker underway. Ship’s horn sounded, alarm raised, PA announcement made and all crew mustered in the citadel. The pirates left the tanker without stealing anything. Vessel and crew safe.


178-20   08.12.2020: 0545–0630 UTC: Posn: Macapa Anchorage, Brazil.

Unnoticed, robbers boarded an anchored bulk carrier, stole ship’s properties and escaped. Incident was reported to the local authorities.


***  Naval Cap of the week:   Nave Lupo

***  Coffee cup of the week:   Navy Recruiting District Boston

***  Aloha Shirt of the Week:  Mele Kalikimaka

***  Musical guest artist of the week: Joe Bonamassa


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The 2021 IABC Gold Quill Awards


Enter your outstanding work to mark moments of excellence and purpose as we rise above adversity, celebrate milestones, advocate for a worthy cause, launch new programs, create, sustain, develop, uplift.




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