I.M. Systems Group (www.imsg.com), a contractor to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in Silver Spring, MD, seeks an individual to serve as a full time Communications and Policy Specialist to coordinate and promote the Marine Debris Program’s activities. This individual will work with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Office of Response and Restoration’s (ORR - http://response.restoration.noaa.gov/) Marine Debris Division (MDD - http://marinedebris.noaa.gov/). The position will be located at the ORR headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland.
The candidate will serve as a Communications and Policy Specialist for marine debris-related matters, supporting activities under the NOAA Marine Debris Division. This position will establish and coordinate a proactive communications strategy that builds awareness of the Marine Debris Program’s core capabilities and projects. Duties will also focus on program coordination and development through media relations, outreach materials, and web based content. Domestic travel may be required.