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Strategic Communications / Public Affairs Specialist

Strategic Communications / Public Affairs Specialist

ID 
2017-2285
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-VA-Crystal City
Posted Date 
10/27/2017
Category 
Strategic Communications

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Overview

BRTRC Federal Solutions is seeking a dynamic Strategic Communications / Public Affairs Specialist for a fast-paced government client.  This full-time position is located at the Pentagon (Crystal City, VA.)

Responsibilities

  • Develop and execute strategic communications products and plans as well as media outreach activities in support of an organization's responsibilities and objectives.
  • Coordinate media activity and external outreach.
  • Perform communications research and analysis on top issues.
  • Prepare briefings and Read Aheads for Senior leadership.
  • Attend meetings and provide support for events that advance the organization’s priorities.
  • Document media trend and provide in-depth trend analysis.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree; Graduate degree in Communications, Journalism, or Media is preferred.
  • Five (5) years of demonstrated experience in communications and/or public relations with the DoD and/or U.S. Army Headquarters level.
  • Strong social media skills and the ability to develop and carry out media communication strategies and plans using both traditional and new media strategies.
  • Must possess excellent customer relations skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with and for senior-level DoD/Army officials and assist them in the process of communicating the organization’s message.
  • Excellent professional writing skills and verbal communications skills are a must.
  • Demonstrated competence in research and planning skills to support outreach activities.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively organize and track tasks, and develop well-written business correspondence and reports. 
  • Current DoD security clearance 

BRTRC offers a competitive salary, exceptional benefits, and a professional work environment.

 

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