Job Posting: Community Relations Coordinator

 

Community Relations Coordinator

The City of Wilsonville is actively recruiting a dynamic, collaborative Community Relations Coordinator.  The position is a regular, full-time opportunity that is overtime exempt and is non-represented. This position acts as a liaison between the City and the community by developing, implementing, coordinating, and managing external and internal public affairs and communication programs including promoting awareness of the goals and activities of the City and City Council.  This position oversees all aspects of the City’s community involvement and media relations program. The position reports to and works in tandem with the Public and Government Affairs Director and in collaboration with other City departments; however, work requires independent judgment and initiative on assignments that may be sensitive or controversial in nature.  The position requires demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with local-government elected and appointed officials, volunteers and civic organizations, various public agencies, businesses and the general public. Required skills include excellent writing and editing capabilities, comprehensive knowledge of publications production including desktop-publishing and using InDesign software, and experience with online content management systems.