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Public Relations Liaison

The Green Technology Group
Birmingham, AL
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Public Relations Liaison

Location: 700 19th St. S. Birmingham, Al.

Department: Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

Type: Full Time

Minimum Experience: Experienced

Security Clearance Level: Ability to pass a background check

Military Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply!

The Green Technology Group, LLC (TGTG) is seeking a Public Relations Liaison to support the executive team within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Birmingham Medical Center.

 

Job Description

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities 

 

Role Overview:  

 

The public relations liaison specialist serves as the spokesperson, facilitator, and coordinator to the media, congressional staffs and veterans service organizations, the community, VA and other governmental officials. The incumbent develops campaigns and communication strategies that convey information to the public and the staff about the Medical Center.


 

 

Responsibilities: 

 

  • Develops campaigns and communication strategies that convey information to various publics and the staff about the Medical Center.
  • Determines the best strategy to use when responding to negative media inquiries and continuously evaluates campaign strategies and positions and monitors their effectiveness.
  • Evaluate public affairs programs while helping the effectiveness of activities in the Medical Center.
  • Maintain effective relationships with Medical Center Leadership and Service Chiefs to refer and evaluate inquiries made by the media as well as identifying newsworthy or feature events.
  • Advises the Medical Center Director, VISN Director’s staff, and VA Central Offices Public Affairs Program Offices for national issues and national media of changes in public affairs strategies and keeps them informed of potential.
  • Prepares pamphlets, booklets, phot displays fact sheets, video programs, and speeches which enhance internal and external perceptions of the Medical Center
  • Calls new conferences and briefings after appropriate discussion, counsel and approval of the Executive Director.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of an internal public affairs program designed to enhance employee knowledge of the organization. Thais may include publication of daily employee messaging, messaging from executive leadership, and stakeholder presentations.
  • Actively participates in assigned management committees.

 

Required Skills & Experience 

  • Communications and Media – Knowledge of the production, communication and dissemination of information and ideas to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual media.
  • Interpersonal Skills – Shows understanding, friendliness courtesy, tact, empathy, concern and politeness to others:  develops and maintains effective relationships with others, relates well to people from varied backgrounds and situations: sensitive to cultural diversity, race, gender, disabilities and other individual differences.
  • Oral Communication – Expresses information to individuals or groups effectively, considering the audience and nature of the information, makes clear and convincing oral presentations; listens to others attends to nonverbal cues, and responds appropriately.
  • Writing – Recognizes or uses correct English grammar, punctuation, and spelling.  Communicates information in a succinct and organized manner, produces written information.
  • Experience supporting large Cabinet-level federal agencies, ideally the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • Outstanding presentation, reporting, and communication skills.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
  • Comfortable using a computer for various tasks.
  • Proven leadership abilities.

Years of Professional Experience: 

  • 3+
  • College degree is required

 

 

TGTG is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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Birmingham, AL
35233 USA

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