Job Overview

Summary

If you are looking for an exciting and challenging career, this is the position for you! With a diverse and talented workforce of over 100,000 men and women, Justice leads the Nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms. You will be part of a dedicated team helping to enforce Federal criminal and civil laws that protect life, liberty, and the property of citizens.

 The United States Attorneys Office is a great place to work. The Department of Justice ranked #11 out of 33 large Federal cabinet agencies and the Executive United States Attorneys Office/United States Attorneys Offices ranked #17 out of 240 agency subcomponents in a study, "The Best Places to Work in the Federal Government, 2011 Ratings" published by the Partnership for Public Service. See www.bestplacestowork.org.

 

As needed, additional positions may be filled using this announcement.

 

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Duties

If selected, you will join a well-respected team that is responsible for administering a program to inform and educate a state-wide or region-wide audience consisting of various racial, ethnic, economic, and social groups, bar associations, community organizations, and law enforcement organizations and agencies. Typical work assignments include:

  • Executing state-wide or region-wide efforts to convey complex information concerning an organizations initiatives, programs, and operations;
  • Planning a comprehensive public affairs effort to inform the public and enhance understanding of an organization’s initiatives;
  • Responding to routine information requests from local and regional news media on significant program initiatives.
  • Arranging special events, workshops, seminars, community outreach events and other meetings with various organizations;
  • Maintaining direct contact with the general public, specialized groups, and community and governmental entities directly affect by an organization’s programs; and
  • Developing press releases.
  • Developing and maintaining effective working relationships with print and broadcast media representatives;
  • Preparing magazine and newspaper articles, brochures, news releases, booklets, etc., for publication and dissemination;
  • Assisting personnel in other agencies and Departmental components on carrying out community relations activities.

Responsibilities will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progress.

Travel Required: Intermittent.