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Communications Specialist (Account Executive)

DCG Communications
Washington, DC
  • Expired: November 13, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

DCG Communications (DCG) is seeking a well-rounded, organized, enthusiastic and proactive Communications Specialist (Account Executive) to develop a wide variety of internal and external communications products on behalf of our federal client. You’ll join a team with an unmatched mission – to prevent Veteran suicide. In this role, you will work alongside project managers, senior writers, and graphic designers, to lead several high-priority content development initiatives. The ideal candidate is someone who has a strong attention to detail, can develop and maintain a positive rapport with executive level clients and is looking for an opportunity to roll up their sleeves, learn and grow with the team.

This Communications Specialist will develop internal and external content to provide continual engagement with the client’s audiences based on their preferred messaging, channels, formats, and outreach, to support the client and increase awareness of and participation in its programs. This may include but is not limited to articles, social media posts, fact sheets, FAQs, PowerPoint presentations, and press releases. They will assist in the creation and development of meaningful campaigns that garner impact and awareness on suicide prevention efforts for Veterans and their loved ones.

Location: At DCG, many of our team members including this role are remote. With over 100 employees based in 20 states (and counting!). DCG is committed to hiring talented employees across the United States. The selected candidate will work during DCG’s core Eastern Standard Time business hours. 

Position Requirements:

+ Bachelor’s degree, preferably in journalism, creative writing or communications

+ A minimum of three (3) years of relevant professional experience supporting internal communications campaigns, preferably with Federal, State or Local Government or a private sector company in the education or leadership development industry

+ Experience communicating with large and diverse audiences, preferably 300,000+ people

+ Demonstrated experience providing written thematic, copy editing and improvement feedback to team members on communications deliverables

+ Strong verbal and written communication skills

+ Experience developing internal communications such as articles, newsletters, email campaigns, fact sheets and flyers, etc.

+ Experience owning client deliverables from concept to completion and demonstrating strong writing skills for content generation

+ Proven to have excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, and eagerness to work in a fast-paced environment, and the ability to manage a diverse workload

+ Possess a positive attitude and willingness to learn

+ Experience with copy and content editing

+ Proven ability to support and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven process

+ Proven experience creating your own writing themes and calls to action, developing writing processes, outlines and edits based on client feedback

+ Experience creating written communication materials and content on behalf of federal clients is a plus, but not required

What’s in it for you? 

DCG prides itself on having a unique and flexible culture. We value hard-working, self-motivated, and dedicated employees and are committed to providing an opportunity for tremendous career growth and earning potential. 

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Why you’ll love it here: 

+ Market competitive pay.

+ A variety of rich healthcare plans including medical, dental, and vision insurance as well as group life insurance.

+ 401(k) retirement with 4% corporate match and immediate vesting upon enrollment.

+ Annual monetary supplement toward mental and physical wellbeing, and pre-tax Flexible Spending Account (FSA).

+ 100% Paid Family Bonding for all new parents (including adoption), short-term, and long-term disability. Family planning benefit towards fertility planning and treatment, adoption, and surrogacy.

+ Generous paid time off including 11 paid federal holidays and a floating holiday annually.

+ DCG offers a offers a wide variety of growth and development opportunities such as: internal learning & development programs and professional development for those seeking to further their professional growth.

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About us: 

DCG Communications (DCG) is a specialized communications consultancy focused on developing influential communications programs to help clients build their brands and enhance their reputations. A majority of our work is with the federal government and we currently support a number of long-term projects with the following agencies: Departments of Veterans Affairs, Defense, State, Homeland Security, Housing & Urban Development, Small Business Administration, U.S. Coast Guard, BBG, and more. 

DCG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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