Director of Communication & Customer Relations
Enjoy a year-round perfect climate, blue skies, spectacular sunsets, hundreds of miles of soft white sand beaches, and unlimited recreational opportunities. Sunshine State residents can take a $25,000 homestead exemption on their annual property taxes andÉFlorida has NO STATE INCOME TAX!
Collier County, located in beautiful Southwest Florida on the Gulf of Mexico has a population of 265,000, and is one of the fastest growing counties in the United States.
We are seeking a dynamic individual with proven communication and public relations skills to serve as the lead Public Information Officer on behalf of the County Manager’s Agency. This position will be responsible for managing the staff, resources and operations of the Communication &Customer Relations Department. Managed programs and services include media, public relations &marketing function, creation and distribution of varied County publications &print media, and the creation and production of television and video programming through the County’s government access television station.
Bachelor’s degree in public relations, journalism, marketing or closely related field; masters degree preferred. Requires five years of experience in media and public relations including program development and management. Excellent written and oral communications skills are essential.
We offer a comprehensive benefit package. Salary range is $61,105 – $100,823 commensurate with experience. Collier County is an Equal Opportunity Employer, provides a drug-free workplace and provides for Veterans preference.
Interested applicants should send a resume postmarked no later than July 30, 2003 to:
Collier County Government
Dianne Janson – HR Dept.
3301 East Tamiami Trail,
Naples, Florida 34112;