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Communications Specialist - 26863 in McLean, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

Job Snapshot

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    McLean, VA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description


Duties and Responsibilities

Under general supervision, handles moderately complex communications and/or marketing projects.

Provides support to company external website. Updates content, posts content, and may create/write content.

Supports marketing social media by creating marketing posts aligned with capabilities, trade shows, events and other areas as assigned. Works with social media POC to create schedule, release and post.

Provides logistics support for corporate trade shows and group trade shows as required. Some travel may be required.

Maintains, and updates content on marketing/communications intranet site. Including corporate brochures, presentations, fact sheets, etc.

Provides writing support and communication plans for internal stakesholders.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus 2 to 4 years of directly related experience.

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 7 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • AP Style
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Word Press a plus.
  • A security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment.

Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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