AECOM Communications Assistant in Arlington - VA, Virginia
United States of America - Virginia, Arlington - VA
AECOM has a full-time opening contingent upon award of the contract for a Communications Assistant to support Corporate Communications for the Code 103 Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division located at Dahlgren, VA. The ideal candidate will demonstrate proven ability to support employee communication programs and products, media relations programs, community relations, special events, and provide photography support. This role will be located on a full time basis at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division located at Dahlgren, VA.
The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:
Develops and implements internal and external communications that include: internet/intranet content, press releases, award submissions, conference/tradeshow material, email messaging, and AECOM enterprise initiatives.
Provides communication consultation to internal/external departments.
Must have a combination of writing, graphics, organizational/management and people skills.
Must be able to work independently and as part of a team; manage multiple assignments; interact effectively with employees at all levels.
Exercises sound judgment when communicating with internal and/or external clients or customers
Latitude of creativity is required to produce effective and successful communication materials.
Works under limited supervision with final work product reviewed to validate consistency with branding requirements and messaging.
May provide functional advice and training to less experienced team
Bachelor’s Degree in Communications field, public relations, or marketing
US Governement Clearance in current position or granted within the last year.
2 years of related experience
Six (6) years related experience in the field for public relations, public affairs or journalism will be accepted in lieu of Bachelors Degree
Experience in research, conducting interviews, writing, editing, and obtaining release/approval for articles, feature stories, news releases, and statements, including electronic, web based, and hard copy material
Proven ability to support employee communication programs and products, media relations programs, community relations, special events, and provide photography support
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Marketing
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 217532BR
Clearance Required Yes
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.