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    This position is located in the Marketing and Communication Office (MCO), Museum Advancement (MA), National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), Smithsonian Institution (SI). The employee supports media relations, marketing, and social media activities NMAI nationwide.

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    • Handles media relations inquiries and requests quickly and efficiently for NMAI regarding exhibitions and programs. Responds to media inquiries with accurate and current information and arranges interviews with appropriate spokespeople.
    • Coordinates and supports social media program operations, applications. Drafts posts and gathers images and text for social media platforms; coordinates planning and research and calendar. Researches social media trends, influencers and proposes ways to engage.
    • Researches and maintains press contact list in museum database including major media contacts, art press, Native American press, community news outlets, tourist services, and local business development and community groups. Proofs press lists for accuracy and manages large mailings of marketing and media materials.
    • Responsible for drafting and writing press releases, fact sheets and background materials, pitches, and creates, gathers images and sends materials to members of the press.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

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    This position is open to all U.S. Citizens or U.S. Nationals (including Veterans recruitment). Excepted Service employees may also apply to this announcement.

    Note: Federal employees with permanent status or individuals eligible for special appointing authorities may also apply to Job Announcement #18R-JC-303542-MPA-NMAI.

    More than one selection may be made from this announcement.

    Questions? This job is open to 3 groups.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/492314200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.