Public Affairs Specialist (Social Media)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
May 05, 2017
Closes
May 23, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

This position is located in the Defense Media Activity (DMA), which is a Department of Defense (DoD) field activity reporting to the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs). The DMA is a worldwide media organization employing state-of-the-art and emerging multi-media production and distribution technologies and operates from multiple locations in the US and overseas and with deployed combat and contingency forces throughout the world.

The incumbent will be responsible for developing plans for internal and external communications increasing user awareness and understanding as well as performing research and analysis to monitor problems and develop solutions between traditional and virtual media relations.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • 25% or Greater
  • You may be expected to travel for this position.

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective Service
  • Resume and supporting documents (See How To Apply)
  • Suitable for Federal employment, determined by a background investigation
  • May be required to successfully complete a probationary period
  • You may qualify at the GS-12, if you fulfill the following qualifications:

    A. One year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service:

    • Planning, selecting, researching, and editing key messages for publication across social media platforms.

    Substitution of education may not be used in lieu of specialized experience for this grade level.

    Work Schedule: Fulltime
    Overtime: Yes
    Tour of Duty: Flexible
    Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized
    Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA): Exempt
    Financial Disclosure: Not Required
    Telework Eligibility: This position is telework eligible
    Selective Service Requirement: Please visit http://www.sss.gov for more information.

    For more information, please visit General Application Information and Definitions.

    Other Notes:
    Status candidates must meet time-in-grade requirements (52 weeks at the next lower grade level).

    All applicants must meet qualifications and eligibility criteria by the closing date of the announcement.

    A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if the selectee fails to meet the pre-employment requirements, including failure to report to any of the scheduled appointments.

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