Public Affairs Specialist, Senior

The Challenge:

The key to an organization’s growth is strong stakeholder communication that represents and supports its mission, values, and objectives. As a Communications Professional, you know how to inform and engage key audiences and help promote an organization’s desired reputation. We’re looking for an experienced communications specialist like you, who is ready to share your knowledge and willing to win for the client and live our mission every day. Here, you’ll use your consulting skills and experience to design, develop, produce, and consult on a variety of internal and external communication materials and media that supports the planning and implementation of a comprehensive public affairs program for the client.

As a Communications Specialist on our team, you’ll develop creative solutions to complex problems. Your self-guided yet collaborative spirit will shape and nurture relationships with team members, stakeholders, and clients to inform interested public, to include other agencies, organizations, and Command personnel. As the organizational advisor of all aspects of oral and written communications, you’ll oversee and author news release and programs for press, responses to information requests on assigned programs from the news media, specialized groups, or the public. Your creative-thinking and business-oriented mindset will guide your client to inform key audiences through words, images, and sound with a wide range of oral, written, social, visual communications concepts, principles, policy, practices, methods, applications, techniques, standards, and trends. Work with us as we design, develop, and lead efforts for the planning and implementation of a comprehensive public affairs program.

Join us. The world can’t wait.

You Have:

  • 10 years of experience as a DOD Public Affairs Specialist

  • Knowledge of oral, written, social, visual communications concepts, principles, policies, practices, methods, applications, techniques, standards, and trends

  • Ability to write, edit, and prepare news release and programs for press, radio, and television including the organization and layout of publications used in the public affairs program, ensuring conformation to command and government guidelines

  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

  • HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

  • Possession of excellent attention to detail and organizational skills

  • Possession of excellent communications skills

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

Build Your Career:

Consulting at Booz Allen means empowering you to provide your customers with the best support. With a consulting career at Booz Allen, you’ll have access to:

  • a large business consulting community

  • experts in virtually every field

  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees

We have opportunities that provide stability while offering variety, so you can find the right fit for your career—and your life. You’ll also have access to a wealth of training resources through our Consulting University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Shape your skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success. With contracts across the globe in multiple industries, no matter where you want to go with your consulting career, we have the path that takes you there.

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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