CLEARANCE: DoD Secret ***Must hold an active DoD Secret, or above, clearance upon initial consideration.*** REQUISITION NUMBER: 100719.02R-A2 FUNCTIONAL / LABOR CATEGORY: Public Affairs Specialist POSITION TITLE: Consultant, Senior Consultant LOCATION: Arlington, Virginia; In proximity to Crystal City Station with Yellow and Blue line access.
DESCRIPTION: Sehlke Consulting is currently seeking a qualified Public Affairs Specialist to support the Communications Team in a highly visible role within the Department of Army’s General Fund Financial Statement Audit efforts. This is a part of a large-scale effort with emphasis on the Army’s General Fund financial statement auditability initiatives. The Communications Team is responsible for entity wide formal communication efforts that often require daily interaction directly with the client. We are currently seeking a Public Affairs Specialist to facilitate various levels of connection made within this team, and throughout the program.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Public Affairs, Advertising, Marketing, English.
KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE, As it relates to the Duties/Responsibilities of this position: • Strategic Communications • Planning and Assessment of Effects • Newsletter Management, including: Development and Publication • Project Management • Stakeholder Assessments • Multimedia Development • SharePoint • Skills in graphics design and implementation. • Quality Control/Assurance • Relationship Building • Strategic Planning
DESIRED: • Significant background in Communication planning and strategy development. • Experience with journalistic style writing, interviewing, and publishing. • Understanding of military communication style and audit language.
Founded in 2011, Sehlke Consulting is a rapidly-growing Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) headquartered in Arlington, VA – an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings into the workplace. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.