Public Information Officer
SALARY: $5,305.63 - $6,771.49 Monthly
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full-Time, 40 hours/week Non-Represented, FLSA Exempt
OPENING DATE: 08/21/15
CLOSING DATE: 09/18/15 05:00 PM
The City is currently accepting applications for a Public Information Officer. The primary responsibilities for this position include maintaining positive relations between the public and the City and providing strategic counsel to senior management.
In addition, the Public Information Officer communicates with the media; maintains and manages content for the City’s website, social media accounts, government access channel and City newsletter; coordinates Citywide events, promotes public awareness and understanding of City services, facilitates public participation efforts, coordinates annual Board and Commission Orientation, oversees citizen complaint process and requests, and attends all City Council and standing committee meetings including executive sessions.
Qualifications and Skills
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, Marketing or Public Relations or related field and at least three years of professional experience in managing public affairs or public relations.
Experience and knowledge of the community and alignment with City vision, mission and values highly preferred. Experience working in public or government agency sector preferred.
Possession or ability to obtain a valid State Drivers License. Ability to pass a pre-employment background and/or criminal history check.
Complete details can be found in the Member Services area of the 3CMA Website.