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Public Affairs Specialist – Arlington, Virginia
Environmental Protection Agency, Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
Job ID: 501118Start Date: 11/30/-0001End Date: 11/30/-0001
We are looking for at least one year of specialized experience related to this position as described below:
To qualify for the GS-09 level, you need to have at least one year of full-time experience equivalent to the GS-07 level defined as advising others in the use of social media, radio, television, newspapers, fact sheets, and/or the internet within an organization; and communicating organizational programs, activities and/or functions to general audiences.- OR master’s or equivalent graduate degree; or 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree; or LL.B. or J.D., if related; degree in an academic discipline related to this position – OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Your answers to the online assessment will be used to evaluate your competencies in the following areas: Ability to identify appropriate social media communication channels.
Skill in written communication.
Knowledge of various communication channels to disseminate information to specific audiences.
Skill in oral communication.
Knowledge of environmental programs.
Skill in developing relationships with media representatives, regional managers and program staff.
Ability to identify appropriate social media communication channels.
Skill in analyzing the effectiveness of communications plans. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
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