This contractor position provides administrative tasks in support of a communications plan. The Specialist will support key events on the Plan with print, video, audio, and web and social media messaging products. The Communications Specialist shall possess at least a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a relevant communications field and be knowledgeable and/or have at least three years experience in the development and production of communications and educational outreach products with an emphasis in communications. This position is in Arlington, VA.
Understand how the Army operates and are familiar with its communications processes, systems and program development. Understand the importance of reach back capabilities to provide immediate responses as communication situations develop. Provide survey development and execution across digital and online domains. Have at least three years experience in writing in a media-related career field and have excellent writing, speaking and media development skills, skills in crisis communication, and the ability to conduct one on one interviews with stakeholders on sensitive issues. Shall be knowledgeable in or have prior experience working with the Department of Defense, U.S. Army. Shall have a working knowledge and skill to operate communications and web-based software, programs, platforms and websites such as SharePoint, Facebook, Twitter, DVIDS, Google Reader, Microsoft Office, YouTube, Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premier. Posses Secret Clearance or ability to obtain a Secret Clearance.
Mandatory ACTIVE SECRET Clearance
MANDATORY REQUIREMENT: Must work at customer site in Arlington, VA and Possess an Active SECRET Clearance.