USICH Hiring for Communications Specialist
September 25, 2012
USICH has just announced a call for applications for a Communications Specialist at its headquarters in Washington, DC. The Communications Specialist serves as a public affairs specialist responsible for planning and implementing communications and media information programs regarding the work of the USICH and its initiatives as well as serves as the primary webmaster for the organization. Knowledge of the broad objectives of a national public affairs program and skill in working with the media and working knowledge of the newspapers, wire service, radio and television procedures is required. Applicants should possess excellent writing and editing skills, and skill in analyzing controversial and/or complex information and developing written material designed to reach a variety of constituencies. Applicants should also be adept at managing a large website via an in-house content management system, including an understanding of website functionality best practices. This includes skill in navigating web analytics tools, whose results drive continuous improvement in website capability. This is just a short description of the full duties, responsibilities, and skills in the full job announcement.
This is a full-time position that includes a federal government benefit package.
For undergraduate or graduate students, USICH is always looking for paid interns to join our team for a semester or more. Please be sure to access these job postings as well, particularly for an Administrative Intern to join our National Programs team. Learn more about this internship.