Abile Headquarters

  • Corporate Communications Specialist

    Job Locations US-MO-St. Louis
    Posted Date 6 days ago(1/10/2019 2:27 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-1222
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Abile Group has an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Corporate Communication Specialist supporting an Intelligence Community Customer. 

     

    Abile Group, Inc. was formed in July 2004 to partner with the Intelligence Community and their Contractors in the areas of Enterprise Analytics & Performance Management, IT & Systems Engineering and Program & Project Management. We have significant experience with the Federal Government and are an EDWOSB dedicated to our employees and clients.  We are looking for high performing employees who enjoy providing advice and guidance along with solutions development and implementation support, crafted by combining industry best practices with the clients’ subject matter experience and Abile’s breadth of expertise. Abile Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or national origin.

     

    The right candidate will possess the below skills and qualifications and be ready to handle all responsibilities independently and professionally.

    Responsibilities

    • The Strategic Communications Branch requires two Corporate Communications Staff, Level 3.  This support includes the creation, development and implementation of a variety of contract communication materials, to include senior leader briefings and talking points, news and information articles, marketing and branding, and events, such as town halls, brown bags, and information sessions.  The Corporate Communications Specialists shall coordinate with the graphics artist and web designer to ensure that all communication products are visually appealing and consistant with corporate branding.
    • Support communications projects as aligned to contract five key strategic mission areas of IC ITE/Cloud Migration; Cybersecurity; Mission Evolution and Emerging Capabilities; GEOINT Standards, Architecture and Engineering; workforce development and transformation.
    • Assist contract groups, divisions and offices highlight and publicize related contract mission initiatives and audiences to a variety of audience through a multitude of communications tactics.
    • Develop effective communication strategies, plans and tactics that highlight and promote understanding and awareness of key functional areas of the contract directorate.
    • Research, write, and coordinate news/feature articles or other communiqués, as assigned by contract Strategic Communications Division chief.
    • Develop other communication products, such as briefings, marketing campaigns,, aimed at increasing awareness of milestones and initiatives for a variety of audiences.
    • All products shall be written in accordance with AP Style guidelines and align with contract Communications Strategy.
    • Provide editing support to contract team members and contract subject matter experts on internal and external taskers, reviews, and requests, as directed by contract Communications Division Chief.
    • Maintain the contract group mailbox
    • Follow established timelines, processes and procedures as well as continually look for ways to improve the overall processes, and support to contract communications mission.
    • Create and manage electronic content related to contract Strategy
    • Communicate with contract and subordinate offices on the status of assignments
    • Respond to emails requesting the communications support promptly at the request of the Government to provide assistance with communication needs. (CDRL: Reports, Briefings, Evaluations, Technical Assignments, Transition Plan, White Papers etc.)
    • Create communication plans and tactical calendars for assigned communication initiatives
    • Work seamlessly in a team environment, interfacing with interal and external stakeholders at all levels.
    • Plan and execute communications tasks as identified and assigned by the contract Strategic Communications Division chief.
    • Assist contract groups, divisions and offices highlight and publicize related contract mission initiatives and audiences to a variety of audience through a multitude of communications tactics.
    • Provide editing support to contract team members and contract subject matter experts on internal and external taskers, reviews, and requests, as directed by contract Division Chief.
    • Develop effective communication strategies, plans and tactics that highlight and promote understanding and awareness of key functional areas of the contract office.
    • Research, write, and coordinate news/feature articles or other communiqués, as assigned by contract Division chief.
    • Maintain the contract group mailbox
    • Follow established timelines, processes and procedures as well as continually look for ways to improve the overall processes, and support to contract communications mission.
    • Create and manage electronic content related to contract Strategy
    • Communicate with subordinate offices and SMEs on the status of assignments.
    • Plan and execute communications tasks as identified and assigned by the Division Chief

     

    Qualifications

    Clearance Required: TS/SCI

     

    Degree and Years of Experience: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent plus 7-10 years of experience

     

    Required Skills:

    • Possess a bachelor degree in Communication, Journalism, English or relevent experience.
    • Demonstrate advanced skill in oral and interpersonal communication, and writing at collegiate and professional levels, especially news and feature writing.
    • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills with drafting documents and briefings.
    • Demonstrated experience utilizing critical thinking data gathering and analytic skills
    • Demonstrated experience with AP Style guidelines

    Desired Skills: 

    • Demonstrated experience in Communication Management with senior leadership and the remaining organization on a daily basis
    • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Suite to create required documentation and briefings .
    • Demonstrated experience with SharePoint

     

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