Want to Make a Real Difference? Come Work for APHIS

APHIS is looking for a motivated and experienced communicator to join its Legislative and Public Affairs team.
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Want to Make a Real Difference?
Come Work for APHIS

Are you an experienced communicator looking to make a real difference? Look no further!

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service has an immediate need for a seasoned Public Affairs Specialist (GS-13). In this role, you will lead Agency communications about our work under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to respond to SARS-CoV-2 and other diseases in animals and potentially help prevent or limit the next global pandemic.

As part of our team, you will build and sustain relationships with partners, draft and share Agency communications, solicit feedback, and identify and address issues, challenges, and problems. This is an opportunity to develop and advance your professional communications and stakeholder relations skills while making a real difference. Apply today for this exciting opportunity!

This is a term position not to exceed 13 months with the option to extend an additional 3 years.

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