PUBLIC AFFAIRS ADMINISTRATOR

Location
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Posted
Jul 07, 2017
Closes
Aug 11, 2017
Hours
Full Time

PUBLIC AFFAIRS ADMINISTRATOR
[IMMEDIATE AVAILABILITY]

The Virginia Railway Express (VRE), a rapidly growing commuter rail operation connecting Washington, DC with Northern Virginia and surrounding counties, is seeking a Public Affairs Administrator.  This position serves as VRE’s Public Information Officer, overseeing community outreach, civic engagement, public relations, and internal and external communications, providing information to the public, employees, and the media concerning VRE services, programs and initiatives.  

Candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to draft press releases, biographies, internal communications, and other similar media materials for sophisticated internal and external audiences.

Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Public Relations, Business Communications, Strategic Communications or related areas required. Advanced degree preferred.  5-10 years of related professional experience also a must, preferably in the transportation industry.  

For the complete job description, please see our website:  www.vre.org.  Full time position with great benefits.  Projected hiring range: $78,795 - $115,000, depending upon prior experience and education. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Veterans are encouraged to apply. Background checks are performed on all new employees.  No inquiring phone calls will be accepted in response to this ad.

Qualified candidates seriously interested in applying should submit by e-mail or mail a professional styled cover letter, resume, salary history and three confidential references (to include their address, phone & e-mail) by close of business, July 24, 2017, to:

Human Resources Administrator
1500 King St. Suite 202
Alexandria, VA  22314
E-mail: hr@vre.org

 

 

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