Press Secretary

Company: Florida Department of Financial Services


Contact Person: Chris Cate

Application Deadline: August 20, 2013


Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater, a statewide elected official, oversees the Department of Financial Services. CFO Atwater’s priorities include fighting financial fraud, abuse and waste in government; reducing government spending and regulatory burdens that chase away businesses and providing transparency and accountability in state spending.

The responsibilities of the press secretary for the Department of Financial Services include, but are not limited to, coordinating and being responsive to media requests; monitoring television, print, blog and social media news; and writing press releases, talking points and newsletters.


Candidates should have experience working with the media, be effective communicators with strong writing skills and be able to multi-task under a deadline.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send their resume and contact information to DFS Communications Director Chris Cate at [email protected].

Job Originally Posted on: Tuesday, August 13, 2013