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Public Relations Specialist

City of Milton

Posted: Oct. 19, 2018

End Date: Dec. 19, 2018

Communications – Public Relations Specialist
Milton, Georgia
Posted: Reposted October 19, 2018
Starting Pay: $21.81 per hour $45,373 annually
End Date: Open until Filled. 

The beautiful City of Milton is looking for a highly qualified individual to serve as our Public Relations Specialist in our Communications Department.
Typical duties include:
  • Drafts news releases for approval by the Director of Communications, City Manager's Office, and/or other departments as necessary; makes corrections and disseminates information to the local media; monitors media coverage.
  • Researches, writes, and develops content and design for social media as well as print and electronic publications to communicate with internal and external audiences; works with departments to get participation from all levels of the government.
  • Works with all departments to provide marketing support for programs.
  • Operates camera and video equipment at various events; uploads raw photographic data so photos can be shared with the public; may use photo editing software to enhance photos.
  • Provides editing services for projects, as well as other departments' projects as appropriate.
  • Responds to citizen inquiries and complaints; addresses, solves, or forwards complaints to departments.
Minimum Qualifications:  Position requires a Bachelor Degree in Communications or related field and 2 years of related experience preferably in a government setting or any equivalent combination of education and experience to meet the above stated responsibilities.  
For prompt consideration, send your resume to recruiter@cityofmiltonga.us or
Sam Trager
Human Resources Director
City of Milton
2006 Heritage Walk
Milton, GA 30004