|Minimum Starting Salary: $53,941 per year
|NATURE OF WORK:
Plans, directs, and oversees the operations of the Communications team consisting of the following specialized areas: Multimedia (video, photography, editing and AV set up), Graphic Design, Interactive Programs (web and social media) and Special Events. Responsibilities include public relations; event planning and evaluation; marketing and managerial functions; development, implementation, and evaluation of marketing and promotion plans, programs, and events; and managing events hosted by the Office of the Mayor. Duties require the exercise of considerable initiative and independent judgment in strategic communications, planning/marketing events, reviewing contracts, budgeting, personnel management, procurement of resources, special projects, media relations, public speaking, writing talking points, scripts and promotional materials, editorial review, quality control and dealing with elected/appointed officials, promoters, clients, other City departments/internal staff, and the local community.
WORK SCHEDULE is based on events and office demands, and will occasionally include weekend days and holidays, specifically the Fourth of July.
bachelor degree in marketing, mass communications, journalism, public administration, or a related field plus four years experience performing professional and supervisory work in event planning/management, multimedia (video, photography and editing); interactive programs (web, social media, and content management systems); graphic design; marketing and promotions; and program budgeting; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
VALID DRIVER LICENSE FROM ANY STATE MUST BE PRESENTED AT TIME OF INTERVIEW. VALID FLORIDA DRIVER LICENSE MUST BE PRESENTED WITHIN 30 DAYS OF HIRE.