Job Overview

Summary

About the Agency

When disaster strikes, America looks to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Now FEMA looks to you. Join our team and use your talent to support Americans in their times of greatest need. FEMA prepares the nation for all hazards and manages Federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident. We foster innovation, reward performance and creativity, and provide challenges on a routine basis with a well-skilled, knowledgeable, high performance workforce. Please visit www.fema.gov for additional information.

The ideal candidate will assist in the development of public affair approaches, specific topics, or aspects, as well as communication strategy for intended audiences in support of the Center for Domestic Preparedness. This position starts at a salary of $49,765 (GS-09). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Center for Domestic Preparedness (CDP) team within FEMA.

Duties

In this position, you will be responsible for assisting in the development, coordination, and dissemination of Center for Domestic Preparedness (CDP) communications tactics and products. Typical assignments include:

  • Developing, coordinating and disseminating communication products to support proactive, cross-audience communications activities designed to reach internal and external audiences.
  • Editing and lay out of an internal newsletter on a deadline.
  • Taking photographs to support news and feature stories and other CDP events.
  • Drafting, fact checking, and editing a variety of written products.
  • Interacting with internal and external audiences in order to promote an understanding of the organization's mission and activities.
  • Organizing, supporting, and coordinating materials for visitor briefings, CDP tours and events, community outreach events, media events, and press conferences.

Supervisory Status

No

Promotion Potential

09

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • This position may require non-emergency travel (5%)

Relocation Authorized

  • No

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

This announcement will close at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) (Thursday, 03/16/2017) OR at 11:59 p.m. ET on the date the 200th application is received, whichever comes first.

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