Communications Coordinator

Company: Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation

URL: http://www.myfloridalicense.com

Contact Person: Chelsea Eagle

Application Deadline: February 12, 2016

Description

Anticipated vacancy for a full-time, entry-level position within the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation’s Office of Communications

Responsibilities:

  • Supports the media relations team with daily and weekly tasks including: answering media calls and gathering information, searching for and disseminating media clips, managing reporter contact information and databases, coordinating public records requests and updating the department’s internal and external websites
  • Develops initial drafts of media releases and announcements; Drafts written content for social media, newsletters, articles and related items
  • Assists in the coordination and execution of outreach events and special projects
  • Serves as liaison to the Executive Office of the Governor
  • Performs other administrative duties as assigned

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations or a related field

Strong writing skills

Excellent verbal communication skills

Preference will be given to applicants with working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite products

How to Apply

Please email resume and at least two writing samples to [email protected] No phone calls please.

Job Originally Posted on: Wednesday, January 20, 2016