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    This position is located in the Office of Cuba Broadcasting (OCB), assisting the Director in managing planning and strengthening the programs which position OCB as a consistently reliable and authoritative source of news and information across traditional and new media platforms. As the Deputy Director, the incumbent serves as a principal advisor to the OCB Director, contributing to raising OCBs profile, influencing policy, engaging stakeholders, mobilizing resources and increasing its impact.

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    Duties include, but are not limited to:

    • Participating in strategic planning process, ensuring that OCB aligns its goals and objectives with the overall strategic themes of the Broadcasting Board of Governors.
    • Provide extraordinary leadership for the formulation of OCB positions, goals, objectives and strategies on complex and controversial broadcasting issues.
    • Working closely with Divisional leadership to achieve key program goals and develop strategies to align with OCB organizational mission and strategic plans by coordinating broadcasting activities and efforts across OCB.
    • Developing and monitoring priorities, goals, and outcomes.
    • Building and fostering collaborative relationships with other divisions and services within OCB to stay informed and abreast of new initiatives, programs and services.
    • Leading senior level program officials in key planning meetings and deliberations concerning the development of new OCB initiatives, program goals and objectives.
    • Planning and implementing efforts to enhance strategic cooperation between the BBG networks, and increasing collaboration and coordination efforts with USAGM networks in the planning, production and distribution of multimedia content.
    • Overseeing and providing management of the Divisional program leadership for the technical, quality, and accuracy of news information.
    • Ensuring adherence to the journalistic principals in communicating information to world-wide audiences consistent with the VOA Charter, and with the Broadcasting Standards and Broadcasting Principles of the U.S. International Broadcasting Act of 1994.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/589314800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.