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The City of Fort Worth is recruiting for a part-time, temporary Communications Specialist to perform a variety of communications support duties. The Communications Specialist will report to the Chief of Staff and handle various communication support duties for the Mayor and City Council Offices.
Typical duties and responsibilities for this position include preparing speeches, remarks, media releases for Mayor and City Councilmembers; help draft weekly Mayors Message and other writing assignments; maintain photo and video library archive; and generate and post the Mayor's Weekly Calendar.
Additionally, the Communications Specialist will support social media activities; help City Council members communicate online with district news blogs; and help organize news conferences, special events, functions, and/or special projects for the Mayor and City Council members.
Skills / Requirements
The following education and/or experience are the minimum standards which provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this position: Bachelors Degree or higher from an accredited college or university with major course work in Business Administration, Public Administration, Public Relations, Journalism, Social Sciences, Marketing, Communications, or a related field PLUS three (3) years of increasingly responsible experience in public relations or marketing including one year of administrative and budgetary responsibility required. Heavy public contact required.
OTHER REQUIREMENTS: The successful candidate will be proficient with the following:
MISC. REQUIREMENTS: This is a part-time (20 hours per week) temporary assignment.
City of Fort Worth - 10 months ago