Sayres and Associates Corporation
Quantico, VA 22134
Sayres and Associates Corporation (Sayres) is a dynamic, Native American-owned, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business that has been providing excellence in service to the Federal Government since 2001. We offer a broad spectrum of security, management, technical and engineering services including Program Administration, Policy Analysis, Counterintelligence Cyber Security, Acquisition Management, Acquisition Logistics, Integrated Product Support, Production Management, Business Financial Management, Systems Engineering, Systems Integration, System Test and Evaluation. Sayres is headquartered in Washington, DC with offices throughout the United States and has a presence abroad.
Our success can be attributed first to a proven track record of performance excellence based on our customer-focused approach to services. We have demonstrated experience effectively managing large contractor teams across multiple functional areas for major programs. Perhaps most importantly, Sayres offers financial stability and organizational maturity comparable to a large company, coupled with the agility of a small business, providing cost effective solutions and best value to our customers.
Awarded the U.S. Small Business Administration, Washington Metropolitan District Office's 8(a) Graduate of the Year for 2017, Sayres and Associates Corporation continues to grow in a highly competitive environment while exceeding customers' expectations and providing a work experience conducive to personal and professional development. Visit our website to learn more about Sayres and current opportunities
Sayres is seeking experienced strategic Communications Specialists to support our client in Quantico, VA. The Communication Specialist will be knowledgeable with analyzing audiences, identifying strategic themes and messages, developing messages and products, and identifying methods to deliver those messages in the appropriate and effective channels. The Communications Specialist will be responsible for the following:
Develop and implement communications tools to facilitate the understanding of DSS to key internal and external stakeholders.
Conduct Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats (SWOT) analyses to inform the development of messages, themes, and delivery channels.
Chart agency performance with respect to strategic plan execution.
Develop and use a state-of-the-art knowledge management system.
Develop and implement communications tools to facilitate the understanding of the Strategic Management Office (SMO) to key internal and external stakeholders.
This position description is only meant to be a representative summary of the major responsibilities and accountabilities performed by the incumbents of this position. The incumbents may be requested to perform position-related tasks other than those stated in this description.
POSITION IS CONTINGENT ON CONTRACT AWARD AND GOVERNMENT FUNDING
Education, Work Experience, Skills and Clearance Requirements
Bachelors' Degree in Communications, Knowledge Management, Performance Management or a related field of study.
At least seven years' experience in developing and assisting with the execution of strategic communications plans.
At least three years' experience in DSS or in some element of industrial security.
Knowledgeable of physical, cyber, and personnel security requirements of the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM).
Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
Ability to gain the trust of senior DSS leadership.
Current Top Secret security clearance. Clearance must be verified in JPAS.
Excellent PowerPoint and graphic skills with some video editing experience.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, disability or veteran status.
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