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VistA Evolution Communications Specialist (Temporary)
Summary
Title:VistA Evolution Communications Specialist (Temporary)
ID:1709
Location:Alexandria, Virginia
Description

SBG Technology Solutions, Inc. (SBG) is growing and would like you to come join our team! 

SBG, a service disabled veteran owned small business specializing in engineering, information technology, cyber-security, and training, is looking for a results-oriented Communications Specialist. We are seeking a highly motivated individual looking to join our rapidly growing company. The ideal candidate for the Communications Specialist would be an experienced individual who is hard-working, has the ability to excel in a fast-paced government contractor environment, and is someone who has a positive energetic attitude.

Overview:

The VistA Evolution Communications Specialist position is a temporary assignment from May 22-August 31. The Communications Specialist position will support the Veterans Administration (VA) VistA Evolution Program. SBG is seeking an individual with strong communications, messaging, and leadership experience to manage a dynamic program. VA experience is desired but not critical for this role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Research, write and collaborate on executive level communications including correspondence, papers, policy and briefings.
  • Develop content for websites, social media, and other communications platform.
  • Design creative strategies for successfully branding and promoting various communications initiatives.
  • Cultivate relationships with stakeholders to gain insight into effective communications strategies.
  • Review and edit briefings, reports, correspondence, policy papers and other communications materials.
  • Monitor and evaluate communications and messaging.
  • Support high-ranking government clients at the VA Office of Information & Technology (OI&T) as well as the Veterans Health Administration (VHA).
  • Promote teamwork and group morale.

Experience and Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, public relations, communications or related business field with 7+ years’ experience in a communication role.
  • Attention to detail and ability to be creative and develop a well-rounded brand that is reflected in all communications/marketing pieces (mail, email, hardcopy, web).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Extensive experience with PowerPoint and Word are required.
  • Experience handling multiple responsibilities on tight deadlines is essential.
  • Experience writing speeches, as well as, working on a communications team that directly supports senior executives is a plus.
  • Experience designing and developing communications strategies is a plus.
  • Experience with content management platforms such as SharePoint is a plus.
  • Experience in creating, applying, and maintaining tools to track program, project, or task performance data, including cost, schedule, and performance data.
  • Knowledge of MS Office programs and other administrative programs is preferred.
  • Use of tools such as SharePoint for content management is preferred.
  • VA experience highly desired but not required.

We offer a very competitive benefits package, in a family-friendly environment. 

Please visit us at www.sbgts.com.

SBG is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V


 

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