Public Affairs Specialist

29 Dec, 2020


Public Affairs Specialist

Booz Allen Hamilton
Fort Meade, MD

Public Affairs Specialist

Key Role:

Design, develop, produce, and consult on a variety of internal and external communications materials and media. Apply specific functional knowledge and working/general industry knowledge. Develop or contribute to solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity, as needed. Work independently with some guidance and review or guide activities of junior employees, as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 6 years of experience with the responsibilities of a DoD Public Affairs Specialist
  • Knowledge of and application of a wide range of communications concepts, principles, policies, practices, methods, techniques, and trends
  • Ability to independently write, edit, and prepare information for release to the media, specialized groups, the general public, Government officials, and other Government organizations
  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
  • HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience in working with senior-level military staff, especially at the 4-Star Command level
  • Experience working with social media/communications platforms
  • Possession of excellent organizational skills
  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to pay strict attention to detail


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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Job posted: 2020-12-29