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Public Information and Marketing Coordinator I: City – Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City, OK • Full-Time • Bachelor's Degree Required Departmental Information

This position is in the City’s Office of Public Information and Marketing and reports to an immediate supervisor. This position is responsible for coordinating and producing content for digital marketing channels, including television, websites, and social media. Using standard or online social media platforms, the employee produces original media content, which may include fully-edited still photography, animations, and broadcast-ready recorded/live audio and video productions. An employee in this classification is responsible for overseeing digital media projects from concept to completion. This includes developing effective marketing and communication materials to support print and digital marketing efforts across the organization.

Job Summary

This position is located in the Office of Public Information and Marketing Department, City Manager's Office, within the City of Oklahoma City and is under the direction of an immediate supervisor. The Public Information and Marketing Coordinator must possess previously acquired knowledge and skill in various aspects of communications and public relations. The position’s primary responsibility is to effectively communicate information to Oklahoma City residents, City employees, businesses and other stakeholders about City services, programs and events through traditional and digital avenues such as the City’s website, social media, newsletters and other platforms. Essential job functions include: developing messaging strategies and content for our online and print platforms including, but not limited to social media,, eNewsletters, email, the City’s employee intranet portal, brochures, fliers and signage; implementing communications plans and/or promotions; researching, writing and proofreading to ensure clear, concise and understandable information; creating public relations strategies; writing news releases; and website maintenance and content creation. The position requires well-developed communication skills to maintain effective working relationships with City employees at all levels of the organization, outside agencies, media representatives and the public. Additionally, the employee may provide technical assistance to others in promoting the department's programs and services to the public. The employee works within a general outline of work to be performed and develops work methods and sequences under general supervision.

Job Requirements

  • Knowledge and skill in creating effective and clear copy for both digital and print publications and platforms.

  • Skill in customer service and responding to users on social media in a timely and tactful manner.

  • Skill in developing public relations and marketing plans.

  • Skill in communicating verbally, visually, and in writing using tact and diplomacy.

  • Skill in public speaking.

  • Skill in developing and coordinating production of written, visual, and verbal promotional media.

  • Ability to comprehend and condense complex material into short, understandable communications.

  • Ability to develop and implement alternative actions to improve organizational activities and programs.

  • Ability to travel.

Departmental Preferences

  • Knowledge of multimedia production techniques, including skill in planning and directing program productions.

  • Skill in directing video, photo, and audio recordings

  • Skill in operating numerous types of audio-visual equipment

  • Skill in using Final Cut Pro, AVID, After Effects, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite

  • Ability to plan, organize and oversee projects independently and to completion

Working Conditions

  • Primarily inside in a climate-controlled environment.

  • Occasional local or out-of-town travel.

  • Occasionally required to work beyond normal work hours.

  • Occasionally required to work outside in both fair and adverse weather conditions.

Note: Typical City employee working hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. However, working hours vary (may require work to begin before 8:00 a.m. and/or end beyond 5:00 p.m., and/or may require work on weekends and holidays), and are subject to change, based on the duties and location of the position and the business needs of the assigned work unit/department.

Physical Requirements

  • Near vision enough to read written communications.

  • Finger dexterity enough to operate computer keyboard.

  • Speech and hearing enough to communicate in person or over the telephone.

  • Visual color discrimination enough to distinguish color differences or matches on slides, graphics, etc.

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