The City of Cedar Falls is seeking applicants to test for and hire from a Civil Service list for Communications Specialist.  Salary range based on qualifications and experience: $53,622 - $87,131 with full-time benefit package. Under the general supervision of the City Administrator, individual will develop and coordinate all strategic communications, marketing and branding efforts for the City, work closely with City staff to promote a well-coordinated message promoting the City and special events through City’s website, public access channel, and social media.


Duties will include, but not be limited to, coordinating communication services and functions carried out by departments and provide guidance on effective methods and strategies to communicate with the public including promotion of city initiatives; develop and maintain effective working relationships with local and regional media contacts, and assist the Mayor, elected officials, and city staff in communications and interviews; coordinate city written communication to ensure consistency of brand identity and council goals; update daily social media sites for the city including city’s website, newsletters, and public access channel 15; and serve as City’s Public Information Officer and assist with special events such as groundbreaking and ribbon cutting events.


For position, testing, and application information, see full posting at   Deadline for candidate materials: 02-08-19 at 4:30 p.m.


Equal Opportunity Employer


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