Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Your Dream Jobs

1. Director of Communications for a Conservative Think Tank. Looking for a Director of Communications who has an understanding and knowledge of the media and public policy issues to work closely with one of their founders. This highly visible role gives you the opportunity to develop PR strategies and serve as the web editor. Use your journalistic background to be involved in something you believe in. Contact Kathleen Edquist at (202) 331-9484 or kedquist@tangent.us.

2. Web Assistant for Emily's List. Works with Web team to develop, implement, and maintain all online marketing and fundraising efforts. Responsible for daily maintenance of organization’s Web site, preparation of e-mail blasts, and compilation of various reports for e-mail campaigns and Web traffic. Knowledge of HTML, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Photoshop, and content management systems is required. Solid understanding of internet tools, advocacy campaigns, list building, and social networks desirable. Fundraising and/or marketing experience a plus, but not required. Candidates for this entry level position should be detail oriented with excellent communications skills; meticulous in reporting and copy editing; and able to juggle and prioritize multiple tasks. College degree and an interest in electing pro-choice Democratic women required. To apply, e-mail cover letter (including portfolio URLs or samples), resume, and writing sample to jobopening@emilyslist.org, with the subject line, "Web Assistant."