(CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif.) The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office is looking to fill a Media Relations Coordinator position with a salary of up to $100,000.
Applications for the permanent full-time position will be accepted until Jan. 6, at 11:59 p.m. The position starts with a salary of $83,248 with the opportunity to reach as high as $101,188.
Potential applicants must have a knowledge of communications, public relations and journalism while also being a capable public speaker. Additionally, applicants must be able to effectively reach and communicate with a variety of different communities throughout the county and be able to work collaboratively with other departments within the county.
A valid Department of Motor Vehicles license is required for this job as some travel within the county will be required. Out-of-state licenses, provided they are valid, will be accepted.
Interested applicants must possess a baccalaureate degree from an accredited university in public relations, communications or business administration. Applicants must have two years of experience in public relations or community education which includes direct responsibility for preparation and dissemination of written information to the public as an agency spokesperson.
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Applicants will be asked to complete a Supplemental Questionaire at the time of applying. An application board may be convened to determine the best candidate, depending on the number of applications. Following that, an oral interview will be conducted with potential candidates to measure their competency. Such an oral interview would take place between Jan. 14 and Jan. 19.