Communications Lead in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Number: R0021345

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Communications Lead

Key Role:

Lead the Army Office of Energy Initiatives communications team, provide strategic guidance to the program’s director, and work directly with the external affairs government lead and partner offices across the Army energy landscape. Manage a winning energy communications team in support of government clients, driving energy efficient behaviors and promoting renewable energy efforts. Write a variety of materials, including behavior change plans, speeches, PowerPoint presentations, official correspondence, fact sheets, and online content. Work independently and lead staff in day -to-day tasks, including media outreach, behavioral research and analysis, change initiative planning and execution, Web and social media updates, and collateral development. Develop relationships across energy and Department of Defense (DoD) teams to research content, facilitate collaboration, and identify emerging communications opportunities.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with the US Army, including active duty, reserves, or in a consulting or agency environment

-5+ years of experience with directly supporting senior government level staff

-4+ years of experience with installation energy subject matter with the DoD

-Experience with communications, including energy campaigns, events, and branding

-Experience with a range of writing styles, including social marketing plans, speech writing, fact sheet, social media, formal correspondence, and campaigns

-Experience in working with creative staff to develop compelling campaigns

-Knowledge of various research methodologies, including surveys, focus groups, and design thinking

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with government consulting or contracting

-Experience with energy issues and the energy industry, including energy efficiency and renewable energy

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-MA or MS degree in Communications or Energy fields


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

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