Employment Opportunities




COMMUNICATIONS COORDINATOR

 

The Village of Lombard is seeking an innovative and highly organized professional to oversee public relations and communications activities for the Village within the Communications Division of the Village Manager’s Office.

The primary responsibility of the Communications Coordinator is to effectively execute the overall communications and public information strategies of the Village through printed, broadcast and electronic media.  Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to, writing press releases; preparing and publishing the Village newsletter; planning and promoting special events; assisting with video and cable television productions; manage website and social media content; coordinating special events; acting as liaison to community groups, businesses and an ad-hoc Village Board of Trustees committee; and designing of Village promotional materials.

Minimum qualifications include:

Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Journalism or a related field with three years of progressively responsible public relations experience preferably in a government setting; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge skills and abilities for this job.  Job requires possession of a valid Illinois driver’s license.

Salary range: $56,014-$78,419

All candidates should forward a cover letter, resume, writing samples, and completed employment application to:

 
Village of Lombard
Human Resources Department
255 East Wilson Avenue
Lombard, IL  60148

or email to hr@villageoflombard.org.

Deadline: December 31, 2014




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