Public Affairs Officer II . Community Engagement Liaison

Lanham, Maryland
$21.57 - $27.87 Hourly, partial State of Maryland benefits
Apr 01, 2021
Apr 16, 2021

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development

Office of the Secretary

Public Affairs Officer II

Recruitment # 21-002378-0003

Deadline: 4/14/2021

Salary Range: $21.57 - $27.87

Location: Lanham, Maryland

DHCD has an immediate opening for a Community Engagement Liaison to promote the Department of Housing and Community Development (“DHCD”) housing programs and initiatives for low-and moderate-income Maryland residents. This position increases public awareness by optimizing opportunities with current and potential external partners, with the goal of promoting and informing Marylanders of the diverse portfolio of programs and services offered by the agency; including, Neighborhood Business Works, Rental Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention, Neighborhood Revitalization, Energy, Special Loans, Maryland Housing Search, Opportunity Zone, Project CORE, Homelessness, Military, etc. statewide. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university with at least 30 semester credit hours in one or more of the following subjects: English, journalism, public relations, writing or other similar and related courses. Candidates must also have three years’ experience in public information, public relations, journalism or other related experience in publicity or promotional work. Must provide college transcripts. For more information and to apply online, please visit:    EOE