Public Relations Representative
The Transportation Corridor Agencies are seeking a full-time Public Relations Representative to perform day-to-day social media, website, public relations, community relations and public affairs coordination functions.
The successful candidate will:
Monitor social media and work closely with other members of the department to increase brand awareness and public opinion on key social sites. Write posts, compile and analyze data, implement social media campaigns.
Be responsible for updates to various TCA's web pages.
Write press releases, media advisories, fact sheets, newsletters and other public relations materials.
Coordinate and participate in public events and activities, some of which take place in the evenings and on the weekends.
Assist other communications-related activities in a timely, efficient and high quality manner.
Provide support to government relations, marketing, graphics and outreach programs.
Other work as required.
The ideal candidate demonstrates initiative and is proficient in basic social media and public relations principles and practices; administrative practices and procedures; speaking to the public in person or over the phone; English usage, grammar, spelling and punctuation; research methods and techniques; and Associated Press Style.
A bachelor's degree in communications, public relations, marketing, journalism or English or related fields is required. Two years of public relations experience preferred. This position includes weekend and evening work.
We offer a challenging and dynamic work atmosphere along with a competitive compensation and benefit package. Salary range: $50,043 - $72,562. Deadline for submittal of resumes is May 2, 2014. For consideration, e-mail your resume and salary history to (no phone calls please):