Job Posting - Public Information Officer
As the Public Information Officer, the incumbent is responsible for managing external and internal communications, media relations, public relations, and public input. Duties will include coordinating, creating and implementing communication programs promoting the County's goals, programs and services; issuing media releases to promote programs, events and provide crisis communications and coordination; creating and developing publications, fliers, social media posts, displays, photographic and audio visual presentations, brochures and other written materials; and providing training and collaboration with clients and departments to develop and execute media plans.
$5,083.39 to $6,828.51 per month for a 172.67 hour work month. Salary normally starts at the first step. Excellent County benefit package when eligible. Position is available immediately.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English, Marketing, or Communications or a related field and three years of responsible experience in public affairs, public information, or public relations; or the equivalent experience to ensure the development of proficient writing techniques and presentation skills.
Preferred for this position:
- Experience as a public information officer in the public sector and working directly with the media.
- A Master’s degree in Journalism, English, Marketing, Communications, or a related field.
. Must have to ability to work in an office that is environmentally controlled; possess sufficient hand coordination to perform keyboarding and data entry; arm/hand movements to retrieve work materials and operate a variety of general office equipment; and the ability to sit, walk, stoop, bend, kneel, reach, stand, grasp, talk, hear, see, and lift up to 10 pounds on an occasional basis.
Complete details can be found in the Member Services
area of the 3CMA Website