Director of Communications


Vacancy ID: 800567   Announcement Number: NDU-13-015-800567   USAJOBS Control Number: 332788800

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Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy ID number is 800567
1. Title of Job

Director of Communications
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

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6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

03

11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

17. Service Computation Date

18. Other Date Information

19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

001 Director

21. Geographic Availability

110100001 Fort McNair, DC

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. Please indicate the response that describes your educational background.

A. I have a Ph.D. or other terminal degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (or international equivalent) in Communications, Journalism (or a related field).
B. I have a Master's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (or international equivalent) in one of the fields listed under option A,
C. I have a Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (or international equivalent) in one of the fields listed under option A.
D. I do not have the education described in option A, B, or C


In the following sections, you will be asked to provide examples of your experience that demonstrate how you meet the qualifications for this position. Indicate where your experience is reflected in your resume (i.e. identify the specific experience, training, and/or education), but do not paste your resume in the text boxes below.

Please provide examples of your experience that address the following factors:

- Experience as a senior-level leader at the corporate, division, and/or branch level at a university, private corporation, or government agency;
- Planning, scheduling, hosting events, projects and program involving senior staff.

Please provide examples of your experience that address the following factors:

- Instructing within a graduate-level teaching institution;
- Experience preparing and delivering lectures and seminar instruction for colleges, centers and special programs in mass communications and media relations.

Please provide examples of your experience that address the following factor:

- Counsels and advises senior-level leaders on public and/or congressional matters and all related issues.
- Oversees the coordination of official position statements and media responses.
- Managing all media inquiries and representatives.

Please provide examples of your experience that address the following factors:

- Participation in the development and issuance of news releases at the university, corporate, college/center, or division level;
- Managing resources in Public Affairs and Congressional environments.

2. Your responses in this assessment questionnaire are subject to evaluation and verification based on the documents (e.g. resume) you submit. Ensure that your resume accurately describes the level of education and/or experience claimed in the assessment questionnaire.

Please take this opportunity to review your assessment questionnaire responses to ensure their accuracy. By agreeing to the statement below, you are confirming that you:

- Understand this information
- Have reviewed your responses to this questionnaire for accuracy, and
- Verify that your responses accurately describe your current level of experience and capability.

Failure to agree to the statement below will disqualify you from further consideration for the position.

A. Yes, I verify that all of my responses to this questionnaire are true and accurate. I accept that if my supporting documentation and/or later steps in the selection process do not support one or more of my responses to the questionnaire that my application may be rated lower and/or I may be removed from further consideration.
B. No, I do not accept this agreement and/or I no longer wish to be considered for this position.