Public Communications Specialist - Advanced
Open Date: 03/21/2018
Date Initial Screening Begins:
Minimum Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in a discipline related to the area of assignment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Special Instructions to Applicant: * Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write 'see resume' on your application when completing the job duties section. * If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment). * Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Job Duties: Writing and editing news and informational materials as well as graphic design and production of materials; preparing and disseminating news releases and feature stories through various media outlets; public relations activities that involve directing a broad communications program; developing and managing print, electronic, broadcast, and/or web-based content; and leading/directing staff. Work may include developing and recommending communication strategies. Work involves initiating, developing, and maintaining working relationships with key internal and external individuals and organizations.