Abacus Technology is seeking a Communication Strategist II to support planning for communication strategies at Marshall Space Flight Center. This is a full-time position.
Manage and coordinate the full spectrum of communications capabilities to include scientific and technical writers, contract media writers, exhibits, presentations and collateral products. Write/Edit communication products. Develop short and long range strategic communication plans to include social media platforms and content. Develop and implement integrated communication approaches for government programs/projects and coordinating between writers, exhibits designers and technicians, government public affairs officers and engineers, and managers. Develop, implement and integrate key messages across a full spectrum of communication products to include social media communications. Contribute to high-level executive communications including quick turnaround responses.
7+ years experience in communications. Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Master’s degree in a related field is preferred. Proficient at computer-based methods for data-retrieval, manipulation and presentation of data from large, complex databases. Able to develop communication plans including social media plans that use a variety of platforms. Must be customer and results-oriented; proactive; and highly detail-oriented/organized. Proficient in MS Office and internet research. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are required along with having proven analytical and problem-solving abilities. Must be a creative and strategic thinker. Able to multitask and operate in dynamic environments. Must be a US citizen.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.