Communications Specialist

Falls Church, Fairfax, Virginia
Aug 06, 2014
Sep 10, 2014
Full Time

Communications Specialist

Department of Communications and Community Outreach

Fairfax County Public Schools, Falls Church 22042


Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), the nation’s 10th largest school district, located in suburban area just outside the nation’s capital, is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as the Division’s Communications Specialist within the Department of Communications and Community Outreach.  Serves as an integral member of the strategic communications team; performs the full range of professional duties required to plan and conduct communications programs (issues management, social media, digital communications, publications, and web communications) designed to create and maintain favorable relationships for the school division, both internally and with the community; works with assistant superintendent to develop communications strategies -and priorities; and performs related duties as required or assigned.

The ideal candidate will possess any combination of education and experience equivalent to a bachelor's degree plus five years' progressive experience related to publishing, editing, web based services, broadcasting, or marketing. Communications or marketing degree preferred. Skill in oral and written communications. Effective human resource and organizational skills. Analytical ability and ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of employees independently and in teams.


We offer an outstanding salary and benefits Package!

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Equal Opportunity Employer