Communications Specialist, Public Affairs Specialist, Public Information Officer, Public Relations Specialist (PR Specialist)
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Aide-de-Camp; Enlisted Air Advisor - Basic, Team Leader; Foreign Area Officer (FAO), Airlift; Foreign Area Officer (FAO), Generalist; Historian; Language and Culture Advisor; Officer Combat Aviation Advisor, Mission Commander; Political-Military Affairs Strategist (PAS), General; Public Affairs; Rated Foreign Area Officer (FAO), AFRICOM
Attaché Intelligence Operations Technician; Chief Public Affairs NCO; Civil Affairs Officer Special Operations; Civil Affairs, Designated; Foreign Area Officer, Europe and Eurasia; Foreign Area Officer, Sub-Saharan Africa; Foreign Area Officer, Western Hemisphere; Psychological Operations; Public Affairs Mass Communication Specialist; Recruiter
External Affairs; International Affairs; Public Affairs Specialist; Public Information; Public Information Specialty
Advanced Visual Information-Photojournalism Marine; Civil Affairs Noncommissioned Officer; Combat Videographer; Counterintelligence/Human Source Intelligence (CI/HUMINT) Operations Officer; Foreign Area Officer - Europe; Foreign Area Officer-Latin America; Foreign Area Staff Non-Commissioned Officer-Europe; Foreign Area Staff Non-Commissioned Officer-Southeast Asia; Psychological Operations (PSYOP) Officer; Regional Affairs Officer - Middle East
Aide; Content Developer; Expeditionary Force - Maritime Civil Affairs (MCA); Head of Naval Mission; International Affairs Officer; Mass Communications Specialist; Navy Counselor (Recruiter); Press Officer; Public Affairs Supervisor; Senior Enlisted Public Affairs Advisor
Public Affairs; Public Affairs Apprentice; Public Affairs Craftsman; Public Affairs Helper; Public Affairs Journeyman; Public Affairs Manager; Public Affairs Superintendent
What they do:
Promote or create an intended public image for individuals, groups, or organizations. May write or select material for release to various communications media. May specialize in using social media.
On the job, you would:
Respond to requests for information from the media or designate an appropriate spokesperson or information source.
Plan or direct development or communication of programs to maintain favorable public or stockholder perceptions of an organization's accomplishments, agenda, or environmental responsibility.
Post and update content on the company's Web site and social media outlets.
Arts and Humanities
Engineering and Technology
computers and electronics
listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
talking to others
understanding people's reactions
changing what is done based on other people's actions
noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
listen and understand what people say
communicate by speaking
Ideas and Logic
notice when problems happen
use rules to solve problems
People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.