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Communications Analyst 

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Req Number TGS20-0022  
Category Communications  
Division Tuknik Government Services  
Location TGS Fort Collins, CO  

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to put your skills, talents and experience to work supporting a Federal client’s organizational and digital transformation? Tuknik Government Services (TGS) currently has an opening for a Communications Analyst to join our growing team and to support our government client in Fort Collins, CO. Candidates must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance.

We offer competitive compensation and an extraordinary benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K with company matching, flexible spending accounts, paid holidays, three weeks paid time off, and more.

The Communications Specialist is an integral component of a team supporting a Federal client’s organizational and digital transformation. The Communications Specialist job is a mid-level role for someone with at least 3 years of experience in the field. Communications Specialists assist the Communications/Change Manager to create and implement communications programs, be it internal or external, that effectively describe and promote the organization and its products. Communications Specialists perform a variety of tasks, weekly email updates, general communication and escalation to leadership. They may aid in the preparation of company announcements geared toward employees.

Essential Functions, Responsibilities & Duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Be a confident communicator and presenter
  • Strong writing, editing, proofreading, layout and design, printing/publishing skills are essential, including ability to present concepts verbally
  • Must possess excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Proficient in project management and time management skills
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude
  • Self-motivated with a positive and professional approach
  • Strong Team Member with understanding of organizational challenges
  • Assisting in the development and integration of communications strategy for regular organizational announcements
  • Helping create communications plans to increase vision awareness and recognition for the organization
  • Developing relationships within client org to secure and grow communication to larger organization
  • Collating and analyzing current communications and messages and ensuring consistency
  • Communicating vision to internal leadership and stakeholders
  • Must be able to work across multiple operational and technical disciplines enabling organizational growth, innovation, and effectiveness
  • Assist with defining and creating future visions and identify areas of opportunity, thus delivering value across people, processes, technology and information
  • Evaluate results and present findings in a logical and easy-to-understand format
  • Prepare and deliver client presentations from leadership for a cohesive message
Position Requirements

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Must possess critical thinking to analyze and assess complex scenarios and technologies
  • Must be flexible, and able and willing to change and compromise, frequently and without notice, throughout the day, during projects and within meetings
  • Must communicate accurately, efficiently and timely via all professional modes such as calls, email, presentations and other collaboration technologies
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Management or similar concentration preferred, Relevant experience and certifications will be considered
  • Technical Literacy
    • Solid experience with office management systems, MS Office, creating/editing PowerPoint slides
    • Manage calendars, create reports, assist teammates virtually
    • Experience writing technical documents (both collaboratively and independently); comfortable crafting documentation without templates and sometimes with minimal input from others
    • Familiarity with cloud systems
  • Excellent Verbal and Written Communication
  • At least 3 years of experience in direct client communications
  • Experience exercising discretion and confidentiality with sensitive company information
    • Strong communication and leadership skills; able to communicate effectively with a diverse audience; comfortable working with C-level executives
    • Comfortable acting as a liaison between business and technical teams to drive solutions
    • Experience drafting emails and conversation to disseminate information pertinent to the internal organization, a specific team or an individual employee
    • Exceptional presentation skills with the ability to convey technology and business value propositions
  • On-Time Delivery
  • Excellent time management skills, ensuring that schedules, milestones and appropriate deliverables are set and completed on time
  • Proven history of progressive responsibilities and/or substantial exposure to project-based work structures, project life-cycle models
  • Able to stay on task, and on schedule, while adhering to non-flexible deadlines
  • Analytical Mindset
  • Able to analyze complex issues and distill concepts to clients
  • Able to comprehend new concepts, ask pertinent questions, execute and document ideas and concepts with minimal day-to-day direction
  • Previous Federal consulting experience preferred, but not required

Working Environment & Conditions

This position is primarily indoors, consistent with a standard office position and has a noise level of mostly low to moderate. The incumbent is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The work load may require the incumbent to sit for extended periods of time. The incumbent must be able to read, perform simple math calculations and withstand moderate amounts of stress. The incumbent must occasionally lift and/or move items that weigh up to 25 lbs. Specific vision abilities required for the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Our Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The company is an equal opportunity employer. The company shall not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity (except where gender is a bona fide occupational qualification), national origin, age, disability, military/veteran status, marital status, genetic information or any other factor protected by law. We are committed to equal employment opportunity in all decisions related to employment, promotion, wages, benefits and all other privileges, terms and conditions of employment.

The company is dedicated to seeking all qualified applicants. If you require an accommodation to navigate or to apply to a position on our website, please contact Heaven Wood via e-mail at or by calling 703-488-9377 to request accommodations.

Travel Requirements  
Security Clearance Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance  
About our Company

Offering innovative and cutting-edge IT, Environmental Resource Management and Professional Services solutions, Tuknik Government Services is uniquely positioned in the federal marketplace. An ANC 8(a)-certified program combined with the full corporate support of Koniag Inc.'s Government Services Sector, TGS is backed by a full range of industry partners. Innovative technology, highly qualified professionals and proven processes are the hallmarks of TGS. We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional service to our clients and maintaining a supportive environment for team members and partners.


Our Equal Opportunity Policy EOE Minorities;Female;Protected Veterans;Disabled. Shareholder Preference in accordance with Public Law 88-352  

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