Public Affairs Specialist(U.S. Army)
***THIS POSITION REQUIRES YOU TO JOIN THE U.S. ARMY OR ARMY RESERVE***
- Must be a United States Citizen or Green Card Holder
- Education - Current Senior in High School (HS), HS Diploma, GED, or higher.
Public Affairs Specialist
Public affairs specialists, much like their civilian counterparts, act as company representatives to the media. Public affairs specialist acts as a liaison between the Army and the press. Public affairs specialist usually has a background or interest in journalism is extremely useful. Public affairs specialists are strong in communications and writing skills that are crucial for soldiers in this field.
However, we offer our Soldiers much more than just a paycheck — we offer a purpose-driven career that allows applicants to align their passion points with their professional pursuits. In addition to medical and retirement plans, we offer 30-days of annual leave accrual, paid federal holidays, low-cost life insurance, tuition assistance, and the Post 9/11 GI Bill.
- Responsible for writing and editing news releases, newspaper articles, online articles, and other written materials.
- Develop news articles by either conducting interviews with appropriate people or gathering information from military news programs and publications.
- Involves handling with the media during an emergency or other problematic situation.
- Will also act as a spokesperson, developing and maintaining relationships with beat reporters and other members of the media.
- Attend Basic and advanced training (Paid).
- Complete the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB).
- Submit to the background and medical screening.
- Up to $40K enlistment bonus.
- Student Loan Repayment Programs.
- Tuition Assistance.
- Post-911 GI Bill.
- Tax-Free Housing Allowance.
- Tax-Free Food Allowance.
- Low-Cost Health Insurance (Tricare).
- Low-Cost Life Insurance Policy up to $500K.
For more information fill out the form fill in the link below or contact
Staff Sergeant Nathan A. Brewer