Friday, August 4, 2017

Strategic Communication Specialist Job in Stuttgart, Germany

Vacancy No.EUHR171763691990916DepartmentJoint Activities
Salary$62,722.00 to $81,541.00Grade12 to 12
Open Date8/4/2017Close Date8/10/2017
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Stuttgart, Germany

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

  • Open & closing dates
    2017-08-04 to 2017-08-10
  • Salary
    $62,722 to $81,541 / per year
  • Pay scale & grade
    GS 12
  • Series
    0301 Miscellaneous Administration And Program
  • Appointment type
  • Work schedule
    Full Time
  • Job announcement number
  • Control number


1 vacancy in the following location:

Job Overview

Job Overview


Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
United States Africa Command (USAFRICOM), is one of six U.S. Defense Department's geographic combatant commands and is responsible to the Secretary of Defense for military relations with African nations, the African Union, and African regional security organizations. A full-spectrum combatant command, USAFRICOM is responsible for all U.S. Department of Defense operations, exercises, and security cooperation on the African continent, its island nations, and surrounding waters.  The mission of the USAFRICOM, in concert with interagency and international partners, is to build defense capabilities, respond to crisis, and deter and defeat transnational threats in order to advance U.S. national interests and promote regional security, stability, and prosperity. United States Africa Command (USAFRICOM) recognizes a diverse workforce works better as our collective differences in life experiences and cultural backgrounds brings us together by promoting innovative solutions towards common goals.  In keeping with our commitment to promote diversity, we encourage talented individuals from all communities and segments of our society to apply.
About the Position:
Must be able to satisfy the requirements of the 26JUL12 DODI 1400.25 V1230, DoD Civilian Personnel Management System: Employment in Foreign Areas and Employee Return Rights.  Visit
This position is located in Stuttgart, Germany. Stuttgart is the cultural and political capital of Baden-Wuerttemberg and one of Europe's foremost metropolitan areas. Stuttgart is charmingly situated in the heart of one of Germany's largest wine-growing regions, attracting tourists by its magnificent panorama, its impressive gardens and parks, palaces and buildings in a wide range of architectural styles, but also by its cultural diversity. The city of Stuttgart comprises five counties encompassing 179 towns and rural districts. It is the home to USAG Stuttgart, HQ US EUCOM, HQ US AFRICOM, and other tenant units. For additional information please visit
Who May Apply:
Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.


  • You will serve as a Strategic Communication Specialist at Headquarters United States African Command, Outreach Directorate, Partnership Division.
  • The incumbent of this position will advise on and develop communication strategies associated with U.S. Africa Command exercises, operations, and engagements on the African continent.
  • The strategies are directed at achieving perception effects among African audiences and stakeholders regarding Command missions.
  • The Specialist assists in developing strategic communication objectives, themes, products and strategies for disseminating them to audiences in Africa, CONUS, and within the U.S. Government.
  • Is familiar with the African socio-cultural landscape and integrate regional audience considerations into planning efforts.
  • Coordinates with other SC stakeholders across the Command, the Department of State, the Intelligence Community, and U.S. Embassies in Africa.
  • Functions as a liaison with senior-level individuals and organizations and is responsible for overseeing the Strategic Communication familiarization training.

Supervisory Status


Promotion Potential


Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Temporary Duty (TDY) travel is 5%

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs are authorized, subject to the provisions of the Joint Travel Regulations.

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

Status Candidates (Merit Promotion, VEOA, and Military Spouses)
Job Requirements
Additional Information
How to Apply
Required Documents

Joint Activities

United States Africa Command (US AFRICOM)


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Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

1 comment:

U.N. Owen said...

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