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    This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Tobacco Products (CTP), Office of Health Communication and Education (OHCE) in Silver Spring, MD.
    Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens. Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.

    This vacancy is also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement FDA-CTP-MP-18-10105119 under merit promotion procedures. Please review that announcement to see if you are eligible for consideration under merit promotion procedures. Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered under both.

    Additional selections may be made within the same geographical area FDA-wide.

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    As a Health Communications Specialist, you will have the following responsibilities;

    1. Assist with coordinating and conducting the development and implementation of outreach programs.
    2. Participate in the development and management of national communication and tobacco initiation prevention for various stakeholder audiences.
    3. Conduct target audience research to advise on appropriate communication channels, messages, and partnerships.
    4. Provide technical assistance and consultation to public health entities.
    5. Contribute to the development of exhibit agreements, contracts, task orders, and interagency agreements.
    6. Participate in project administration, risk assessment, and management.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/488263000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.