PUBLIC RELATIONS SPECIALIST I

Location
Athens
Posted
Sep 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Summary Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant is seeking a Public Relations Specialist to join our communications team. We seek an applicant with a demonstrated interest in the environment who has shown skills in creating content about related topics for print and/or multimedia. The public relations specialist will work with the rest of the communications team to promote Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant's research, education and outreach initiatives through various communications platforms, including the production of video and photo stories and developing and updating content used for print and electronic communications. Duties include, but are not limited to, writing for gacoast.uga.edu, contributing to Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant's electronic newsletter, and developing story maps, consumer products and videos. Applicants should have experience with social media, graphic design, photography and videography. Minimum Qualifications Completion of a bachelor's degree in Journalism, English or related discipline and 2 years directly related experience.