• Communications Specialist

    Serco Washington, DC 20080

    Job #2271984970

  • Position Description

    If you love engaging in high profile communication projects and working as part of a collaborative team, then Serco has an opportunity for you! Serco is hiring a Strategic Communications Specialist, to apply knowledge of Federal programs to support our (NAVSEA) program and a range of government customers in establishing and improving efficient strategic communications to support the US Navy at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, DC.

    Serco supports the US Navy, NAVSEA HR and Command Administration Center, whichProvides the highest quality of administrative services with timely results, relieving our Sailors and service employees of administrative burdens to keep them focused on the command mission of delivering fully capable strategic deterrent assets back to sea on-time.

    In this role, you will:

    • Provide strategic communication subject matter expertise as part of our team to analyze customer HR programs and make recommendations for improvement.

    • Work closely with Program and Project Managers at Naval Sea Systems Command's (NAVSEA) to identify strategic communication needs and develop innovative solutions and quality products.

    • Develop, implement, evaluate, and refine a communication strategy to support various programs across the organization to effectively describe and promote initiatives, events, and products using strategic communications models, methods, and tools customized to fit the customer's needs

    • Develop and monitor measurable strategic communications goals that align with the organization's mission, vision, values, and yearly goals

    • Plan and conduct market research to advance the organization's strategic framework and marketing objectives

    • Use innovative marketing and branding strategies to assist the organization with building/improving customer relationships

    • Analyze existing communication avenues for improvement opportunities

    • Build a culture of communication and collaboration with internal and external stakeholders

    • Assist program and project leads with identifying communications needs and resources

    • Interact daily with program and project leads to advise, develop, and provide creative and measurable communications and marketing plans

    • Develop quality presentations and briefs for senior leadership that effectively describe and promote the organization and its products and services

    • Develop and disseminating quality communication products using various communication platforms for the purposes of conveying messages to the organization's workforce

    • Write, edit, review, and support the release of internal communication documentation

    • Assess overall strategic communications performance


    To be successful in this role, you will have:

    • An active DoD Secret clearance

    • A Bachelor's degree in related field or years experience will be considered in lieu of degree

    • 2 years of experience working with DoD organizations

    • 3 years of experience in marketing, media relations, public affairs, crisis communications, issues management, social media, and public relations

    • 3 years of overall/applicable experience

    • Experience as a strategic communications practitioner

    • Comfortable leading complex efforts and developing innovative solutions to implement and improve communication strategies

    • Have experience working in fast paced environments

    • Have experience working in large groups

    • Have excellent oral and written communications skills

    • Creative and strategic application of digital and social media technologies

    If you are interested in supporting and working with the Navy and a passionate Serco team, then submit your application now for immediate consideration. It only takes a few minutes and could change your career!

    This posting is for the purpose of responding to a proposal. This position is not currently funded/active. We are seeking qualified candidates in the event of a contract award. Should Serco be awarded the contract, and you meet the qualifications of the position, you will be considered in the selection process.

    Company Overview

    Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).

    To review Serco benefits please visit: ~~~ .

    If you require an accommodation with the application process please email: ~~~ or call the HR Service Desk at ~~~, option 1. Please note, due to EEOC/OFCCP compliance, Serco is unable to accept resumes by email.

    Serco does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies without being a contracted approved vendor. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Serco and will not be obligated to pay a placement or contract fee. If you are interested in becoming an approved vendor at Serco, please email ~~~ .

    COVID-19 Regulations: Serco complies with all applicable COVID-19 requirements. This may require employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19, provide attestations regarding vaccination status and/or COVID-19 testing, or satisfy other conditions of employment that Serco deems appropriate, and employees may be required to show proof of vaccination and/or negative COVID-19 test results as a condition of employment (except in limited circumstances where an employee is legally entitled to an accommodation).

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    ID 53070

    Recruiting Location : Location US-DC-Washington Navy Yard

    Category Communications/Public Relations

    Position Type Full-Time

    Security Clearance Secret

    Telework Yes - May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position

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