Public Affairs Specialist Resume Samples

It is the responsibility of the Public Affairs Specialist to raise awareness for the Company and its services. The job description entails the specialist to bring a positive image to the organization. To carry out this core task, the Public Affairs Specialist Resume gives a list of associated tasks to be carried out – working with media and conducting news conference and news releases, planning and hosting events, producing wide variety of materials for public distribution such as presentations, brochures, newsletters and social media postings; and serving as adviser to agency leaders.

The most sought-after qualifications for this post are – strong verbal and written communication skills, proficiency in MS Office and designing software, good command over grammar, proofreading, and spellings; and updated knowledge of competitor’s trend. To the minimum, a degree in communications, journalism or marketing is needed for this occupation.

Public Affairs Specialist Resume example

Public Affairs Specialist Resume

Summary : Highly organized professional with 6 years in the marketing and communications field. Proven track record of successful projects from initial concept to completion.

Skills : Social Media Management, Photography, Editing, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Established Army public affairs media marketing outreach program working closely with Commander Initiative to inform and train public affairs.
    2. Established media press room standard operating procedures (SOP) for the unit maintain office Print Resume appointment schedule.
    3. Successfully composed and edit public affairs correspondence with the use of government-hosted military Share Point intranet for stakeholders.
    4. Achieved the Army-wide award for content web services projects and initiatives, ensuring Army enterprise-wide coordination.
    5. Ensure every engagement had a purpose linked to the overall information campaign plan.
    6. Conducted all aspects of the public affairs program for the United States Army with responsibility.
    7. Developing and providing staff direction involving all public information, internal information, and community relations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS


Public Affairs Specialist II Resume

Headline : Over 23 years experience in both media and public relations, Seeking a position that would enable to use skills and creativity in a challenging role within the Communications.

Skills : Communications, Microsoft Suite, Creative Writing.

Description :

    1. Selected into a competitive Career Development Program before being promoted to a permanent position.
    2. Completed division rotations throughout the public affairs headquarters including Navy Media Content Services, Community Outreach.
    3. Served as an official spokesperson speaking on the record about national and international issues.
    4. Responded to information requests from media and other Navy organizations communicating aligned and consistent messages on policies.
    5. Functioned as a liaison between lower echelon commands and other military officers and governmental agencies.
    6. Developed and maintained working relationships with national, international and trade media in order to more effectively tell the Navy story.
    7. Served as a public affairs advisor and provided counsel to senior Navy leadership and subject matter experts and prepared them.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Accreditation


Public Affairs Specialist/Executive Resume

Headline : Visual Information Specialist position where advanced graphics, digital photography, and creative skills will produce a quality product for agency customers.

Skills : Effective Written And Oral Communication Skills, Efficient.

Description :

    1. Developed and maintained effective working relationships with the news media and other external stakeholders by providing timely and accurate information.
    2. Proposed new digital materials to improve goals based on research, user feedback, and design theories.
    3. Increased annual website engagement and visits and direct traffic from campaign tactics increased, Web traffic increased and social media impressions.
    4. Liaison between IT and communications, bridging gaps and fostering effective internal communication.
    5. Wrote business case to re-architect CMS, reducing upgrade costs. Set project vision and presented to CIO, commissioners, and Chairman.
    6. Coordinate the flow of information while protecting confidentiality and privacy in sensitive personal matters.
    7. Promote the district's goals and highlights the achievements and value to the community.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters

Lead Public Affairs Specialist Resume

Headline : Wide-ranging knowledge of film and video projects from inception to completion. Effective at organizing and coordinating shoots; experience using production equipment.

Skills : Event and Portrait Photography, Graphi Design.

Description :

    1. Project lead providing expertise and technical advice to team members cross- collaborating among multiple contracts to create effectively.
    2. Serve as associate and line-producer for various pharmaceutical- interaction training videos.
    3. Responsible for hiring production crew, the final responsibility of scripts, coordination location set-up, and clearances.
    4. Business development in the areas of proposal and grant writing, sales and marketing presentations, prospecting leads.
    5. Provides supervision and contract support for a communications support contract comprised of communications.
    6. Specialized consultant expertise and leads a team that provides a full array of communications, knowledge transfer.
    7. Provides leadership in communicating the agency's mission, vision, and values to a core audience effectively.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's

Public Affairs Specialist/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Army Public Affairs Specialist with over 4 years of experience. Having upheld responsibilities such as editing, writing, photography, layout and some design, have a good basic knowledge of office procedures.

Skills : MOS Access, MOS Power point, MOS Word, MOS Excel.

Description :

    1. Managing IT issues such as network routing, Microsoft Office (mostly Outlook) troubleshooting and hardware installations.
    2. Scheduled, conducted and followed up interviews with, most times multiple, subject matter experts of varied ranks.
    3. Coordinated with joint military branch members in varied environments to get information Drafted, self-edited and finalized.
    4. Prepared and rechecked news-releases for order, ensuring the US Army's message was in no way derogatory.
    5. Maintaining an account on the Digital Video Imagery Distribution website.
    6. Physically installed and disassembled DVIDS small satellite in the field for live-feed broadcast purposes.
    7. Army Public Affairs manual's regulations for civilian and/or military media.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
GED

Public Affairs Specialist III Resume

Summary : Successful marketing communications generalist experienced in translating business objectives into productive communications strategies and tactics, managing budgets.

Skills : MS Office, Photoshop, Photography, Public Relations.

Description :

    1. Serves and assists in the execution of Advertising, Promotional, and Public Affairs activities within the Battalion area of responsibility.
    2. Schedules and coordinates Mission Support Command (MSB) assets, bands and ceremonial units for appearances.
    3. Manages the Total Army Involvement in Recruiting (TAIR) program, including planning and coordination of Soldier assets for presentations.
    4. Prepares after-action reports to assess the success of promotional events and programs.
    5. Writes, edits produces and distributes news and feature stories for external publication as well as other command information products.
    6. Writes and submits stories for the Recruiter Journal and other professional publications of recruiter activities within the battalion.
    7. Fosters media relationships and informs print and broadcast media of newsworthy events in the area involving the Dallas Recruiting Battalion.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Public Affairs Specialist/Analyst Resume

Objective : Highly accomplished communications manager, program analyst, and administrative support professional, committed to superior customer service.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Mac OS X.

Description :

    1. Planning and organizing training for public affairs officers assigned to cemeteries, hospitals, and benefits offices.
    2. Served as a liaison between national and regional media and between national and local stakeholders.
    3. Public Affairs Specialist Reported to the Director of the Regional Office of Public Affairs.
    4. Responsible for organization, research, execution, and tracking of public affairs and media activities within a five-state region.
    5. Team member in planning and executing on-site preparations for visits by the VA Secretary.
    6. Regional conference training responsibilities included recruiting and scheduling subject matter experts for round table discussions.
    7. Planned training and taught courses solo or with a partner on ethics, social media, strategic communications, and crisis communications.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Geography

Sr. Public Affairs Specialist Resume

Summary : Results-driven public affairs, marketing and communication professional with expertise in launching strategic change management, communication and stakeholder engagement plans.

Skills : Excellent Computer Skills, Research, Writing, Graphic Design.

Description :

    1. Managed all aspects of corporate communications, including public relations and media activities.
    2. Created and executed high-level public affairs initiatives on controversial tax-related issues while initiating news stories.
    3. Responded to Congressional inquiries, wrote Congressional reports, testimonies, speeches, and publications.
    4. Responded to multi-faceted media requests, and recognized for producing the first-ever live radio interview with the Commissioner.
    5. Oversaw Freedom of Information initiatives, and raised public visibility and branding of proactive voluntary compliance initiatives.
    6. Managing editor of the Criminal Investigation magazine, which received national recognition for creativity and style.
    7. Selected as Treasury's loaned executive to the Combined Federal Campaigns for Congress and Senate.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS

Public Affairs Specialist/Representative Resume

Summary : Public Affair Specialist for the United States Army and Aircraft Fuel Systems Apprentice for the United States Air Force with a secret clearance and over 5 years of cumulative experience in the media.

Skills : Building and Delivering Briefings, Editorial Writing, Event Planning.

Description :

    1. Research, develop and disseminate information materials to reach a wide audience through news media, public forums.
    2. Provide staff oversight of ASC Command Information, Media Relations, and Community Relations efforts to subordinate commands world-wide.
    3. Provide professional expertise to headquarters staff to ensure briefings, lectures, and exhibits are appropriate.
    4. Execute communication plans and determine the most effective channels of communication for specific programs.
    5. Respond orally and in writing to queries from the media, key officials and the public regarding ASC programs.
    6. Convey information and clarify information about the mission, operations, programs, and activities to the news media.
    7. Provide support and coordination for special events, ceremonies, and other activities worldwide.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Marketing

Associate Public Affairs Specialist Resume

Summary : Currently working to complete a Bachelor's of Science in Sports and Health Sciences; wanting to pursue a position in the Sports and/or Health Sciences industry. Experienced team member.

Skills : Strong Computer And Organizational Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducts public affairs operations for the Iowa Army National Guard covering ongoing activities.
    2. Serves as the communications liaison between Army organizations, representatives of government, the community.
    3. Administers Army public affairs programs through news releases, articles, web-based material, and photographs.
    4. Develops ideas, gathers information for military news articles, programs, and publications, researches prepares and disseminates news releases.
    5. Coordinates and conducts interviews and publishes news or human interest stories following Army Units and Soldiers.
    6. Writes and edits news releases, feature articles, and editorials on topics relating to the Iowa National Guard and the U.S.
    7. Helped plan and sponsor internal and external company and community events. Handled media interviews.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Health Sciences

Public Affairs Specialist Resume

Summary : Over 5 years of administrative experience and a strong reputation as a reliable and trustworthy professional. Consistently demonstrates skills in office automation support duties, coordinating scheduling.

Skills : Communication, Windows Proficiency, Microsoft Word.

Description :

    1. Prepared and released news for internal and civilian media; arranged and conducted tours; and conducted community relations activities.
    2. Prepared, edited and distributed collateral material.
    3. Expertise determined best medium and message content to reach target audiences.
    4. Established, managed and oversaw the unit public affairs program to provide the widest coverage of unit-level policies.
    5. Authored, edited, published news stories about organization Airmen and mission; earned top-level award for the best news article.
    6. Managed daily media summary monitoring media mentions and forwarded the summary to senior leaders.
    7. Supported marketing events, projects, videos by researching topics and assets, coordinated casting calls and video crew access.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate Of Applied Science