JOTW 43-2021


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JOTW 43-2021

October 25, 2021

The Free Job of the Week Newsletter

This is JOTW newsletter number 1,919


“What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?”

– George Eliot


This edition of JOTW comes to you from John Wayne Orange County Airport, Santa Ana, Calif.


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This is the award-winning free Job of the Week e-mail networking newsletter for professional communicators, dedicated to the positive unanticipated consequences of networking, or as we call it, “nedworking.”  JOTW is a cooperative service.  That means JOTW relies on the contributions of its members, like you.  We share job opportunities, news and information about the job market, as well as swapping stories about life’s peculiarities.  We connect you with others who are like you, and together we help each other.  What a concept.  Did I mention it’s free?


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None this week.


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***  One Paragraph Pitch:


Hello! My name is Chris Gent. I’m an Orlando, Fla. resident searching for my next great opportunity in PR. With more than 30 years of experience in corporate and nonprofit communications, I’m looking to use my experience to lead and implement the strategic planning, direction, and execution of corporate communica tions for an organization. I’m Accredited in Public Relations and a Certified Public Relations Counselor. Profile:


Chris Gent, APR, CPRC


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


1.)  Multimedia Specialist (Indonesian), Indonesian Service, East Asia and Pacific Division, Voice of America, East Asia and Pacific Division, U.S. Agency for Global Media, Washington, DC


2.)  Specialist, Corporate Communications, Golden State Warriors, GSW Sports, LLC, San Francisco, CA


3.)  Marketing & Communication Officer, Riverbank SA, Luxembourg


4.)  Communications Specialist – Strategic Publications & Awards, Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), Laurel, MD


5.)  Director, Media Relations, UnidosUS, Washington,DC


***  From Marisa Blue:


Hi Ned,


I’ve been subscribing for at least a dozen years and I love being able to give back to this community. We’ve got an opening for a Communications Specialist — a new role for Macmillan Learning. Below is the description and here’s the link to apply:


Thanks again for all you do!




6.)  Communications Specialist, Macmillan Learning, Remote


Macmillan Learning is seeking a Communications Specialist to join our Communications team. The Communication Specialist will work directly with the Director and Vice President of Communications to implement the strategic vision of the Macmillan Learning Communications team.

The Communications Specialist’s primary responsibilities will include managing our organizational presence through social media networks, performing market research and content creation, supporting the Director’s effort in content delivery, and participating in the development and execution of strategic communication plans.


The Communications Specialist will also collaborate with internal stakeholders to achieve brand consistency and coordination of messages, support media relations, plan and execute cross-company events, and manage the communications calendar. The Specialist must have knowledge of our customer base and competition. They will coordinate and support activity for the Communications department and should be able to write content in various voices and tones.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage Macmillan Learning’s external channel communication including overseeing, contributing to, and analyzing ML social media presence.
  • Create monthly analysis of performance metrics.
  • Support company’s DEI efforts, including liaising with company ERGs.
  • Support affinity month communications internally and externally.
  • Create informative and promotional content and stories for use in blogs, press releases, newsletters, conferences/events, and social media.
  • Monitor social media for opportunities for engagement, and flag for areas of concern; partner with the Director on responses.
  • Help build and maintain a list of key contacts, including vendors, media, social media handles for authors.
  • Act as liaison support to key media outlets for external communications.
  • Make recommendations on content and strategy during issues and crises.
  • Interview instructors and thought leaders about education trends and use of Macmillan Learning’s tools in the classroom.
  • Support internal communications programs at various ML offices, including employee events, leadership events, and company meetings.
  • Collaborate closely with the Director of Communications on creating, delivering, and measuring content strategy.
  • Collaborate with various leadership teams across the organization on the discovery of Comms needs, strategize on content to support team, company goals, determine calendar and correct channel.
  • Partner with key stakeholders in marketing and digital marketing to drive collaborative content creation, sharing, and implementation.
  • Collaborate with VP, Comms and other company leaders to determine alignment of priorities within the job role to higher company goals and initiatives across the organization.
  • Manage and track travel & entertainment (T&E) activities and remain within budget.
  • ~5% travel required.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • 3+ years work experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in communications, media, or marketing preferred
  • Internship experience in communications preferred
  • Education or publishing background preferred


Regular full-time and qualifying part-time employees and their dependents are eligible for Macmillan benefits, effective on the employee’s date of hire. Macmillan also offers health benefits coverage to qualifying same-sex and opposite-sex domestic partners (may require additional documentation) of active employees.

  • Competitive pay and bonus plan
  • Generous Health Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Contributions to your 401k retirement account through Fidelity
  • Generous paid time off policy and paid holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program, Education Assistance Program
  • 100% employer-paid life and AD&D insurance
  • And much more!

Macmillan Learning is a privately-held, family owned company that improves lives through learning. By linking research to learning practice, we develop pioneering products and learning materials for students that are highly effective and drive improved outcomes. Our engaging content is developed in partnership with the world’s best researchers, educators, administrators, and developers. To learn more, please visit or see us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or join our Macmillan Community.  Macmillan Learning is a division of the Holtzbrinck Publishing Group, a family-owned global media company headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are actively seeking job applicants who reflect a broad representation of differences, including race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, physical ability, neurodiversity, age, veteran, family and economic status and background, geographical background and status, and perspective. We believe that the best companies reflect the incredible diversity in viewpoints, backgrounds, and identities of the world in their staffs, and are committed to inclusive hiring across departments and levels. You can read more about our Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion initiatives here.

The successful candidate for this position will be an employee of Bedford, Freeman & Worth Publishing Group, LLC d/b/a Macmillan Learning. Bedford Freeman & Worth Publishing Group, LLC has developed an affirmative action program in compliance with the NY Department of Education’s guidance.  Portions of the affirmative action program are available for review by applicants and employees by contacting Human Resources at Macmillan Learning.


7.)  Corporate Communications Director, Anthem, Inc., South Portland, Maine


8.)  Communications Director, Coptic Orphans, Fairfax, Virginia


9.)  Dir – Public Relations, L’Oreal, New York, NY


10.)  Digital & Communications Manager, Urban Decay (W/M/D), L’Oreal, Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


11.)  Assistant Manager – Influencer And Public Relations, SkinCeuticals, L’Oreal, New York, NY


12.)  Internal Communication Specialist, Office of Communications, UT Southwestern, Dallas, TX


13.)  2021746 Multi Media Designer, B4CORP, Reston, VA


14.)  Director of Community Engagement and Innovation, Sitar Arts Center, Washington,DC


***  From Bill Seiberlich:


15.)  Associate Director, Strategic Advancement Communications, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ


17.)  Communication Specialist – Intelligent Enterprise Solutions (IES), SAP, Philadelphia, PA


18.)  Assistant Director of Communications – Admissions, Widener University, Chester, PA


19.)  Internal Communications Manager, Curative Inc., Augusta, Maine


20.)  Director of Resource Development and Communications, Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing, Arlington,Virginia


21.)  Marketing and Communications Manager, Marquardt Switches, Inc. North America, Rochester Hills, MI


22.)  Director of Communications, Tennessee Secretary of State, Nashville, TN


23.)  Congressional/Public Affairs Analyst, Strategic Insight LTD, Washington, DC


24.)  Earned Media Supervisor – Toyota, Saatchi & Saatchi, Publicis Groupe, El Segundo, CA


25.)  Group Head (Copy), Saatchi & Saatchi, Publicis Groupe, Cape Town, South Africa


25.)  Mid Social/Digital Creative Team (Art Director + Copywriter), Saatchi & Saatchi Poland, Publicis Groupe, Warszawa, Polska


26.)  Home Nonprofit jobs The City – Editor-in-Chief, Editor-in-Chief, The City, New York, New York


27.)  Employee Communications Specialist, Expedia Group, New York, NY


28.)  Associate Director, Digital Marketing (Remote), DRIZLY, BOSTON, MA


29.)  Head of Copy (Remote), DRIZLY, BOSTON, MA


30.)  Senior Manager, Lifecycle Marketing (Remote), DRIZLY, BOSTON, MA


31.)  PR/ Communications Director, Kentucky Humane Society, Louisville, KY


***  From Thy-Ann Nguyen:


Hi Ned,


Below are three job openings at CURA Strategies, Arlington, VA I’d like to include in your next newsletter.




Thy-Ann Nguyen

SVP, Managing Director

CURA Strategies

Arlington, VA


32.)  Vice President, Health Care Communications, CURA Strategies, Arlington, VA


33.)  Senior Account Executive, Health Care Communications, CURA Strategies, Arlington, VA


34.)  Executive Assistant/Officer Manager, CURA Strategies, Arlington, VA


35.)  PR Communications Specialist, Black & Veatch, Augusta, Maine


36.)  Public Relations & Content Manager, Entegris, Billerica, MA


37.)  Communications Manager, New Jersey Future, Trenton,New Jersey


38.)  Editor in Chief, Chevron, Washington, DC


39.)  Assistant Vice President, Engagement & Communications, China CITIC Bank International, Limited, Hong Kong, China


40.)  Associate – Solebury – Corporate Communication, PNC Financial Services Group, Stamford, CT


41.)  Senior Director PR and Media Relations, Sonesta, Newton, MA–Newton-MA/Sr-Director-PR—Media-Relations_R-0031772


42.)  EMEA Public Relations Leader – (UK Remote), PerkinElmer, Seer Green, Buckinghamshire, UK


43.)  Senior Director, Public and Executive Communications, Carnival Cruise Line, Miami, FL


44.)  Director, Communication, Housing Partnership Network, Boston, MA


45.)  Assistant Professor of Communication Studies (Strategic Communication and Public Relations),  School of Communication, Media and the Arts (SCMA), Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Connecticut


46.)  Senior Corporate Communications Specialist, Tyler Technologies Inc., Yarmouth, Maine


47.)  Director of Communications, Philanthropy New York, New York,New York


***  From Emily Samp:


Hello Ned,


I am an intern at Lynn Hazan & Associates, and would appreciate it if you could post this job opening in your next listing. Below are the specs. Thank you!


Best regards,


Emily Samp


48.)  PR Senior Account Manager, Real Estate PR Agency, Virtual-eventually at office, offered by Lynn Hazan & Associates, Chicago area


49.)  Project Coordinator, Strategy/Communications Consulting Agency, offered by Lynn Hazan & Associates, Virtual or Chicago area


50.)  Account Supervisor, Strategy/Communications Consulting Agency, offered by Lynn Hazan & Associates, Virtual or Chicago area


51.)  Coordinator- Communication & Events, Northern Kentucky University, Newport, KY


52.)  Communications Specialist, Brown-Forman, Louisville, KY


53.)  Communications and Outreach Associate, Rose Community Foundation, Denver, Colorado


54.)  Vice President, Internal Communications & Content Lead, Institutional Banking Group COO-Office, DBS Bank Limited, Singapore


55.)  Communications Manager – Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


56.)  Corporate Communications Manager, HomeServe, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania / Norwalk, Connecticut, / Chattanooga, Tennessee / Remote


57.)  Communications Manager, University Communications & Marketing, The University of Idaho (U of I), Moscow, Idaho


58.)  External Communications Coordinator, University Communications & Marketing, The University of Idaho (U of I), Moscow, Idaho


59.)  Director of Athletic Communications, Intercollegiate Athletics, The University of Idaho (U of I), Moscow, Idaho


60.)  Communications Manager, Kentucky Distillers’ Association, Frankfort, KY


61.)  Communications Coordinator, Project for Pride in Living, Minneapolis,Minnesota


62.)  Executive Communications Manager, Global Business Marketing, Facebook, Menlo Park, CA


63.)  Communications Consultant (Business Consulting, Strategy and Digital Transformation), CGI Federal, Austin, Texas


64.)  Senior Coordinator, Corporate Communications, Washington Football Team (NFL), Landover, MD


65.)  Deputy Director, Information and Media (New), Information & Media PracticeRequisition, IREX, Kyrgyzstan, KGZ


66.)  Director, Internal Communications, Americas Regions, AECOM, New York, NY


67.)  Communications Manager, Non GMO Project, Bellingham, WA


68.)  Communications and Knowledge Management Lead – Conservation through Economic Empowerment in the Republic of Congo (CEERC) Activity, Tetra Tech International Development, Brazzaville, Cong0


69.)  Vice President, Brand and Communications, FiscalNote, Washington, DC


70.)  Enterprise Growth Marketing & Communications Director, Marketing and Communications, BNY Mellon, London, United Kingdom


71.)  Senior Director, Communications, S&P Global, Boston, MA


72.)  Vice President of Communications, Moderna, Cambridge, MA


73.)  Head of Corporate Communications, Intelsat, McLean, VA


74.)  Social Media & Communications Associate, University of Alberta Students’ Union, Edmonton, AB, Canada


75.)  Director of Communications (PSC1), Department of Defense, Veterans & Emergency Management, State of Maine, Augusta, Maine


76.)  Outreach and Communication Manager, Arizona Conservation Corps, Flexible, Flagstaff or Tucson,Arizona


77.)  Vice President, External Communications, Barclays, Wilmington, DE


78.)  Public Relations Coordinator (Corporate), MGM Resorts International, Las Vegas, Nevada


79.)  Communications Specialist, MGM National Harbor, National Harbor, Maryland


80.)  Corporate Affairs & Communications Specialist (Communications Specialist), Enablon North America Corp, Chicago, Illinois


81.)  Marketing & Communication Specialist, ENSCO, Inc., Springfield, VA


82.)  Communication Studies, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Pomona, CA


83.)  Senior Manager, Communications, Financial Services Forum, Washington, DC


84.)  Communications Manager, Wayfair, Brunswick, Maine


85.)  Manager, Brand & Integrated Communications, Marketing, Development and Communications (MDC), Women for Women International (WfWI), Washington DC


86.)  Associate Director, Public Relations & Events, Women for Women International (WfWI), Washington DC


87.)  Associate Communications Manager, Social Media (Remote), ICF, Augusta, Maine


88.)  Manager, Public Relations & Corporate Communications, Tennessee Titans, Nashville, TN


89.)  Multi Media Designer, B4Corp, Reston VA


90.)  Marketing and Communications Associate (Intern), General Dynamics Information Technology, Brunswick, Maine


91.)  Senior Director, Internal Communications, US, AstraZeneca, Wilmington, NC


92.)  Director, Associate Engagement & Culture Communications, Novartis, East Hanover, New Jersey


93.)  Coordinator (Equity Communications Public Relations), Atlanta Public Schools, Atlanta, GA


94.)  Communications Specialist, Community Behavioral Health, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


95.)  Marketing and Communications Project Lead, Noblis, Lorton, VA


96.)  Senior Manager, Global Internal Communication, Concentrix, Augusta, Maine


97.)  Director, Public Relations, Marketing & Special Events, Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey


98.)  HR Communications Specialist, Steel Technologies, Louisville, KY


99.)  Public Relations Manager, Craft Spirits, Constellation Brands, New York, NY


100.)  Imperiled Species Education & Outreach Program Coordinator, U.S Fish and Wildlife Service, Huron Pines AmeriCorps, Lansing, MI–outreach-program-coordinator-lansing-michigan/411611260


101.)  Marketing and Communication Coordinator, Public Education Foundation, Chattanooga, TN


102.)  Sr. Community Relations Manager, Docker, Inc., Washington, DC Remote


***  Your JOTW alternative selections:


103.)  Hatchery Technician/ Trapper, Tulalip Tribes, Tulalip, WA


***  Weekly Piracy Report:


104-21   18.10.2021: 1110 UTC: Posn: 03:11.37S – 080:02.80W, Around 1.64nm NW of Punta Jambeli, Ecuador.

Six persons in a speed boat approached, fired upon and attempted to board a container ship underway. Master increased speed and commenced evasive manoeuvres, resulting in the speed boat aborting and moving away. Crew and ship safe.


103-21   15.10.2021: 1445 UTC: Posn: 01:17.02N – 104:13.85E, Singapore Straits.

A bulk carrier underway was boarded by five unauthorized persons. Duty crew noticed the intruders and closed all doors and reported to the bridge. Alarm was raised and crew mustered, resulting in all intruders escaping without stealing anything. Incident was reported to the port authorities and MMEA through local agent. MMEA responded and intercepted the ship to provide assistance. The ship was then escorted and instructed to anchor to allow MMEA to board and investigate.


102-21   14.10.2021: 1552 UTC: Posn: 01:15.10N – 104:03.65E, Singapore Straits.

Alert crew onboard a tanker underway noticed three unauthorized persons onboard. Alarm raised, resulting in the persons escaping without stealing anything. Incident reported Singapore VTIS.


101-21   10.10.2021: 1530 UTC: Posn: 01:15.8N – 104:11.3E, Singapore Straits.

Duty engine crew onboard a bulk carrier underway noticed two unauthorized persons in the engine room. The crew immediately informed the C/E who notified the bridge. Alarm raised and crew mustered. Seeing the crew alertness, the robbers escaped. A search was carried out throughout the ship. Nothing reported missing.


***  Ball cap of the week:                             USS Iowa BB 61

***  Coffee mug of the week:                     USS Ranger CV 61

***  Polo – shirt of the Week:                      USS Arizona  BB 39

***  Musical guest artist of the week:     Twenty One Pilots


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