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    This announcement is being advertised concurrently under R8-20-10612421-SG (MP) is open to all qualified persons. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.

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    The Congressional Affairs Specialist in the Office of External Affairs will plan and coordinate the dissemination of information relating to the agency's national and regional programs and priorities to members of Congress and other elected officials, the public, media, partners, and others.

    Responsibilities include:
    The incumbent will develop communications materials and methods designed to reach the Region's Congressional delegation, other elected officials, and local, regional and national audiences including, but not limited to communications plans, press releases, web and social media content, outreach and environmental education content, events and more. In doing so, the incumbent will consider the relevancy and appropriateness of both content and delivery methods to best position the agency with targeted audiences.

    The incumbent will also evaluate the impact and effectiveness of congressional outreach efforts and advises management if efforts should be continued, emphasized, changed or expanded. The incumbent will determine the need for congressional outreach materials and communications opportunities to support agency and Departmental priorities. The incumbent will establish and develop effective relationships and partnerships to promote coverage of and engagement with Service programs and operations.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1035 Public Affairs

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