CSS is seeking a full-time Communications and Engagement Specialist to support the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA’s) RESTORE Science Program. The position will begin as remote telework from a U.S. Gulf Coast state (Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, or Texas) with the possibility of a transition to a combination of remote telework and office work in the future. The Science Program is an applied ecosystem science program focused on supporting research and its application to resource management challenges in the Gulf of Mexico region.
The Communications and Engagement Specialist will be responsible for the development of all communication and engagement materials and activities with the goal of increasing the impact and visibility of the RESTORE Science Program and the projects it funds. The applicant MUST have prior work experience developing and implementing a communications and engagement strategy, preferably for a coastal and ocean research or management organization. The applicant should also have experience communicating scientific information to diverse audiences.
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