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Communications Specialist (Associate)

Company: DCG Communications, LLC
Location: Washington
Posted on: November 20, 2023

Job Description:

DCG Communications (DCG) is seeking a well-rounded, organized, enthusiastic andproactive Communications Specialist (Associate) to join a team with an unmatched mission - preventing Veteran suicide. In this role, you'll work closely with the Senior Associate on a combination of communications deliverables, project management tasks, and provide event support. The ideal candidate is someone who has a strong attention to detail and is looking for an opportunity to roll up their sleeves, learn and grow with the team. You'll be part of atalented team supporting public health campaigns and community-based prevention strategies, with ongoing program evaluation and research to expand implementation of practices in collaboration with the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and other federal agencies. If you are seeking an impactful opportunity focused on improving mental healthcare for Veterans and suicide prevention, this is the role for you.The Communications Specialist will support a variety of events and communications products. They will manage schedules, agendas, read-ahead documents, minutes, and edit and proofread communications products. Additionally, the Communications Specialist will ensure that writing products are professional, accurate, straightforward, and smoothly flowing.Location:This position is remote, with occasional domestic travel. The selected candidate will work during DCG's core Eastern Standard Time business hours.Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in journalism, creative writing, or communications
  • A minimum ofthree (3)yearsofrelevant professional experiencesupporting communications and marketing campaigns, preferably in an agency setting
  • Experience with event support including agenda development, read-ahead documents, note taking, etc. with a strong eye for detail
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication abilities
  • The ability to travel domestically on an occasional basis for event support
  • Excellent writing skills with experience developing and/or editing a variety of communication products, including but not limited to blog and social media posts, digital media ads, outreach toolkits, one-pagers, newsletter articles, presentation materials, and other traditional communications products
  • Proven to have excellentorganizational skills and attention to detail, an eagerness to work in a fast-paced environment, and the ability to manage a diverse workload
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and manage multiple deadlines
  • Experience writing or editing communications products focused on sensitive topics is a plus
  • Team player with a positive attitude and willingness to learnWhat's in it for you?DCG prides itself on having a unique and flexible culture. We value hard-working, self-motivated and dedicated employees and are committed to providing an opportunity for tremendous career growth and earning potential.Learn more about our unique culture here:
    • DCG Life Medium Blog:
    • DCG Life Instagram: @dcglifeWhy you'll love it here:
      • Market competitive pay.
      • A variety of rich healthcare plans including medical, dental, and vision insurance as well as group life insurance.
      • 401(k) retirement with 4% corporate match and immediate vesting upon enrollment.
      • Annual monetary supplement toward mental and physical wellbeing, and pre-tax Flexible Spending Account (FSA).
      • 100% Paid Family Bonding for all new parents (including adoption), short-term, and long-term disability. Family planning benefit towards fertility planning and treatment, adoption, and surrogacy.
      • Generous paid time off including 11 paid federal holidays and a floating holiday annually.
      • DCG offers a offers a wide variety of growth and development opportunities such as:internal learning & development programs and professional development for those seeking to further their professional growth.
      • Check out ourthat highlights the benefits we offer to our employees and their families; dive in further to the blog to get a better sense of DCG company culture!About us:DCG Communications (DCG) is a specialized communications consultancy focused on developing influential communications programs to help clients build their brands and enhance their reputations. A majority of our work is with the federal government and we currently support a number of long-term projects with the following agencies: Departments of Veterans Affairs, Defense, State, Homeland Security, Housing & Urban Development, Small Business Administration, U.S. Coast Guard, BBG, and more.DCG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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