Posted: Tuesday, January 9, 2018 5:07 AM
Join the Mission Systems Communications team and help drive the company’s business objectives by implementing dynamic communications practices such as media relations, digital communications and special events. Work with strategy, digital and internal departments to develop, plan, and conduct public relations and public affairs programs to improve and support company business objectives with the media, public, industry, stockholders, and employees.
The selected candidate will plan, write and disseminate information utilizing print, broadcast and/or intranet/internet media. Writes and edits press releases, media materials, articles and business presentations. Influences public opinion and policy decisions through strategic communications activities.
Other responsibilities will include:
-- Correcting inaccuracies and acts as company's spokesperson and develops relationship with media and advocacy organizations.
-- Identifing, securing and preparing key opinion leaders and internal spokespeople to provide perspective and insight to the media.
-- Working closely with global communications, marketing, international relations, and other departments to provide communications counsel on business needs.
May also represent the company at press conferences, briefings and presentations on company issues. May participate and support advertising campaigns, and/or edit material for organization publications. May supervise work of outside consultants, including public relations agencies. Works under only very general supervision. Work is reviewed for soundness of judgment and overall adequacy and accuracy. Problem solver, can provide solutions to a variety of issues with ease and minimal supervision.
This is an ideal position for a high-energy, adventurous, self-motivated professional who is able to meet commitments and work effectively given tight deadlines, multiple tasks and customers, shifting priorities and limited resources. This full-time position is located in McLean, Virginia and reports to the manager of Branding and External Communications.
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• Location: District Of Columbia
• Post ID: 43793492 washingtondc