Job Title:
Public Information Specialist
Job Code:
821
Posted On:
Job Type:
Full Time
Department:

Category: Professional

Shift: Day

Education: Four Year Degree

Civil Service: No

Background Investigation: Yes

Arkansas DL Required: Yes

CDL Required: No

The City of Conway is accepting resumes for the position of Public Information Specialist reporting directly to the Chief of Police. The Public Information Specialist position is responsible for all aspects of media relations, planning and execution of public events and directing and managing operations of the Recruitment Team for the Conway Police Department.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, Marketing or a related field plus 6 months related experience in a management position. Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered.
  • Ability to write speeches and articles for publication.
  • Must be able to make effective presentations to public organizations, children’s groups, the media and city management.
  • Ability to develop contacts and relationships with media and community representatives including but not limited to recruitment and crime prevention programs.
  • Must be able to maintain strict confidentiality
  • Must have and maintain a current valid Arkansas Drivers license
  • Must be flexible with working hours and be available to work as neede