Communication Specialist Support

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Date Posted: 07-10-2018 #11132036
Overall Assignment Description and Duties:
ATC requires dedicated contractor support with experience and skills in key knowledge areas to effectively support ATCs leadership. FTE will serve as the communications lead for the office.
Duties include:
General duties required to support the ATC include, but are not limited to:
Support ATCs mission to produce world-class geospatial content that empowers decision makers by making sense of the world as it exists today and anticipating the events that will shape the world of tomorrow.
Work on multiple projects with simultaneous deadlines under fast-paced conditions; must be available to perform duties in a multiple-shift, crisis support (on-call) environment, as necessary.
Support ATC leadership on all communication needs such as speeches, emails, and presentations.
Conduct research and draft speeches, presentations, and other products.
Provide relevant and updated content for internal website.
Work with web developers to develop sound, high-quality, and relevant website that adheres to corporate policies.
Develop and implement a communications strategy and targeted communications campaigns for ATC efforts.
Participate in meetings with customers, team members, contractors, and others to exchange information, make decisions, and/or provide updates.
Participate and coordinate with the Directorate and Agency-level communications teams.

MANDATORY SKILLS: Skills and Experience
Experience in strategic communications and engagement
Excellent critical thinking skills, including the ability to think strategically while acting tactically
Excellent oral and written communications skills, including ability to communicate effectively with peers and superiors
Superior attention to detail
Superior collaboration skills and ability to build networks
Outstanding ability to juggle competing priorities
Familiarity with U.S. and/or

Experience with Tableau
Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience (7-10 years) in a related field such as: Communications, Journalism, Management, Public Administration, Public Affairs, Strategic Studies, International Relations, Intelligence Studies, and English

About Avid Technology Professionals 
Avid Technology Professionals, LLC (ATP) is a premiere provider of software and systems engineering, and acquisition program management services for the community. ATP is actively seeking to pursue contract opportunities with other departments and agencies in the federal government, in state governments, and in the commercial sectors. Delivered by seasoned experts in the IT field, ATP solutions adeptly address the IT concerns manifesting in both the federal and commercial sectors.
Employee Benefits
The ATP Employee Benefits package includes:
  • A Supportive and Equitable Working Environment that is both Stimulating and Challenging
  • Competitive Hourly Salary
  • Unique Employee Success Sharing Program that allows ATP employees to Share in Company's Successes
  • Automatic Approved Overtime (as long as contract permits)
  • Retirement Pay (401K); 100% company paid, immediately vested with Profit-Sharing Component
  • Company Medical Coverage Plans - HMO, Open Access, PPO plans
  • Company Dental Plan - widely accepted, comprehensive, and flexible
  • Progressive Overtime Policy
  • Flexible Spending Account benefit
  • Lucrative Referral Bonus Policy
  • Holiday Scheduling that Coincides with Government Holidays
  • Robust Professional Expenses & Training Program
  • Computer Allowance
  • Internet Allowance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
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