Public Information Officer Resume Samples

A Public Information Officer is a messenger for government agencies, large public institutions such as universities and hospitals; and municipal departments. A well-drafted Public Information Officer Resume depicts the following duties and tasks – acting as the public face of the company, planning and holding press conferences, providing essential information or major news to public; coordinating details with superiors and staff members, preparing speeches, brochures and press releases; reviewing and editing the work, developing guidelines for disseminating information, and developing good relationship with in-house and other departments.

The ideal candidate for this post is expected to have exemplary public speaking skills and be able to remain calm in stressful situations. The person should be able to understand the organization’s operations and terminologies and be able to adapt to new situations quickly. A bachelor’s degree in business, marketing or communication is needed for this role.

Public Information Officer Resume example

Public Information Officer III Resume

Summary : Experienced, bilingual Public Information Officer bringing extensive knowledge of media production, event coordination, messaging, communications and dissemination techniques and methods.

Skills : Adobe InDesign CS5, Adobe PhotoShop CS5, Adobe Illustrator CS5.

Description :

    1. Establishing and maintaining cooperative relationships with representatives of the community, student and public interest groups.
    2. Coordinated the media outreach function of the school district by arranging news conferences, media briefings and managing the editorial content.
    3. Utilized a variety of platforms to include the school district website, social media and the school district cable access channel.
    4. Supervised and managed the school district cable access and education channel, "I-Vision, " to include overseeing videos, program scripts.
    5. Conferred with production, graphic design, and web-design personnel to coordinate the production of marketing and promotional materials.
    6. Maintenance and update of all content in order to enhance effective and accurate communications with the community.
    7. Assisted the Superintendent with oral and written presentations to include the creation of reports related to the performance of the school district.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Public Information Officer/Representative Resume

Summary : A result driven, self-motivated and resourceful project manager with an in depth understanding of all aspects of project coordination and implementation. Pursues activities with focus and drive.

Skills : Training & Development, Leadership, Strategic Planning.

Description :

    1. Monitored multiple active construction projects against agreed scope, budget, schedule, customer expectations.
    2. Educate and inform the public, address and resolve complaints, and mitigate the potential for conflict and strife.
    3. Successfully resolving conflicts and effectively closing of cases per week, while actively managing new projects/complaints.
    4. Monitored contractor's performance, and performs contract administration activities, independently reviewing contractor performance.
    5. Monitored project risks and scope to identify potential problems and proactively identifying solutions to address them in advance.
    6. Worked collaboratively with Construction Engineers, Contractors, SSO Program teams, and Stakeholders to proactively manage changes in project scope.
    7. Ability to organize and write clear, concise technical reports for delivery to clients, constituents, and stakeholders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Technician


Public Information Officer II Resume

Headline : Solid experience to be archive with strong desire to work with creative ability and learn on the job. Performs good on the job and have the abilities and strong communication skills.

Skills : Public Relations And Marketing Campaigns, Editing, Event Coordination.

Description :

    1. Prepare Materials - Press Releases, Marketing Campaigns, Fact Sheets, Briefs, ROIs, and other literature by the PIO.
    2. Reviews and edits the work to ensure that messages are consistent, information is accurate and policies are followed throughout all pieces.
    3. Data and materials must be kept up-to-date so they can be distributed in a timely manner when needed.
    4. Develop Procedures - Develop guidelines for disseminating information and outlining procedures to follow in a crisis.
    5. Reviewed periodically to include changes in the organization that can affect the release of information.
    6. Updates also include changes to information channels to reflect rapidly changing technology.
    7. Establish good working relationships with the media and the public, and maintaining those relationships by answering queries promptly.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Journalism

Public Information Officer/Executive Resume

Headline : Proven leadership and management skills in multiple areas of public information management Effective communicator skilled in working with diverse clientele to manage internal and external relations.

Skills : Public Relations, Leadership, Strategic Communications.

Description :

    1. Maintained and produced content for department website, program website, and program social networking accounts.
    2. Responsible for daily updates to websites as well as integrating suggested website redesigns from upper management.
    3. Since taking responsibility for maintaining all LTCP websites unique (first time) website visitors have steadily increased by every month.
    4. Maintained and produced content for department website, program website, and program social networking accounts.
    5. Recently an official DHH Twitter and Facebook page was created, two years after the LTCP began their pages.
    6. Releases, updating social media, sending emails, maintaining trap lines, and speaking to the public.
    7. Presented morning briefings to colleagues discussing current events, sports, and updates.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

Public Information Officer/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Dynamic, methodic content producer with ability to conceptually envision a creative idea from inception and see it to fruition. Spontaneous personality allows to realize current project to completion.

Skills : Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Pro, Voice over performer.

Description :

    1. Coordinate publications and dissemination of information for the district from concept to the final product, to include researching.
    2. Research leads and develops an editorial content calendar for the school district homepage and twitter account with content that is compelling and informative.
    3. Create scripts and execute presentations at events such as Teacher/Employee of the Year Gala, Volunteer of the Year Ceremony.
    4. Acted as point of contact for all media inquiries and advised leadership on all communication.
    5. Gather speech content and created written statements for board members and superintendent.
    6. Collaborated with a webmaster to implement a franchise issue strategy and website publishing best practices.
    7. Work with community partners to promote common goals such as Moonshot Moment and events.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Lead Public Information Officer Resume

Headline : Dynamic, methodic content producer with ability to conceptually envision a creative idea from inception and see it to fruition. Spontaneous personality allows to realize current project to completion.

Skills : Microsoft Suite Applications, Project Management, Marketing.

Description :

    1. Provide appropriate information as required. Manage all public and internal information activities related to the school district.
    2. Reports, bulletins, memorandums, and documents, from rough drafts, oral instruction, including materials of a confidential nature.
    3. Responsible for the handling of the material of a confidential nature and identify sensitive situations requiring the attention of the Superintendent.
    4. Compile and assemble databases, charts, and tables as requested by and participate in ensuring all reports and correspondences.
    5. Communicate with District personnel, representatives of community organizations and others regarding media and public information needs.
    6. Trained and developed district personnel in professional development courses on Media Training, Public Speaking, and Community Engagement.
    7. Assists with coordination of partnership programs with parents, volunteers, businesses, and the community in general.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Public Information Officer/Analyst Resume

Summary : Seeking a position in the media relations/marketing field in which experience and knowledge of the industry will be utilized.

Skills : Public Relations, Public Speaking, Desktop.

Description :

    1. Spokesperson and managed all aspects of the Department's media relations and mass communication efforts.
    2. Served as primary media contact and prepared and distributed news releases, articles, photographs, fact sheets.
    3. Served as a primary writer/proofreader for mass communication documents, reports, and grants.
    4. Designed brochures, newsletters, and other documents, and managed the Department's website and social media presence.
    5. Wrote speeches and talking points for the Director and other employees of the Department.
    6. Disseminated information by conducting hundreds of training, seminars, information meetings, and public speaking engagements.
    7. Conducted three statewide public education campaigns, including the creation and distribution.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Political

Public Information Officer/Director Resume

Summary : Over nine years of experience working in community and educational outreach with an emphasis on public speaking, promotions, government & media relations, and management.

Skills : Spokesperson, Facilitative Leadership.

Description :

    1. Report on project status to the media and general public, which includes participating in video newscast updates.
    2. Present information to increase public awareness of Caltrans procedures which includes interaction with various agencies.
    3. Respond to elected officials seeking information on issues regarding their constituent concerns.
    4. Informed on issues that may develop into litigation and/or impact the Department's credibility.
    5. Answer public telephone calls, research public concerns, consult with stakeholders, compare alternatives.
    6. Develop press releases and commuter alerts to notify the public, media, and stakeholders of Caltrans activities. 
    7. Attend meetings intended to ease the negative impact of road work projects and disruptions to the public.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business

Associate Public Information Officer Resume

Summary : Offering more than 10 years of successful project management experience that offers a hybrid of traditional and non-traditional services in entertainment, sports, government, corporate and lifestyle brands.

Skills : Business Management, Social Media, Creative Direction.

Description :

    1. Answer inquiries from teachers, parents, school administration, staff, outside agencies, and other authorities; provide appropriate information as required.
    2. Manage all public and internal information activities related to the school district.
    3. Responsible for the handling of the material of a confidential nature and identify sensitive situations requiring the attention of the Superintendent.
    4. Compile and assemble databases, charts, and tables, as requested by, or in anticipation of supervisors, needs using several types of software programs.
    5. Participate in ensuring all reports and correspondence achieve a high level of quality.
    6. Communicate with District personnel, representatives of community organizations and others regarding media and public information needs.
    7. Assists with coordination of partnership programs with parents, volunteers, businesses, and the community in general.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Masters

Public Information Officer Resume

Objective : Versatile, resourceful Media Relations and Communications Professional with established, positive media relationships and who excels at building a strong rapport with both internal and external constituents.

Skills : Graphic Design, In Design Proficient, Microsoft Suite Proficient.

Description :

    1. Communicated with citizens of Staunton through brochures, flyers, internet, etc., to promote increased participation in recreation.
    2. Assisted with the redevelopment of the City of Staunton's rebranding process.
    3. Served as point of contact with regards to ensuring that the brand was being properly used, shared, and promoted with the community.
    4. Developed ways in which the public image of the department could be improved to generate an increase in participation in the department's events.
    5. Served as a creative lead designer/copywriter/editor for public presentations, brochures, web promotion, and marketing materials.
    6. Designed quarterly departmental brochure released to the entire city and county.
    7. Created, implemented and increased the department's visibility in the community, including traditional media channels, online, social media.
    8. Developed new strategies for maintaining good relationships with the media.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS