Closes at midnight (PT) on: Sunday, April 19, 2020
An innovative high-tech city with a growing economy and a vibrant community life, Fremont is a city moving forward! This East Bay gem is the 4th largest city in the Bay Area serving a population of 235,439. Empowered to take the City’s Communications and Legislative Affairs efforts to an entirely new level, the Director will report to a Deputy City Manager and be a member of the City’s Executive Team.
This entrepreneurial professional will be passionate about effective communications and public policy. He/she will be an impressive strategic thinker with demonstrated success in applying savvy approaches to messaging and brand management. A collaborative team player, the ideal candidate will be an extraordinary verbal and written communicator with outstanding interpersonal skills. Media relations experience will be considered favorably. A bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 5-6 years of experience in public affairs, government-related communications and/or public relations, marketing and/or social media management that includes supervisory experience is desirable.
Salary range up to $185,327. Placement within the range will be DOQE. Salary is supplemented by competitive benefits package. Closing date: Sunday, April 19, 2020. (updated)
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the closing date for this recruitment has been updated and plans for interviews will be adjusted accordingly. We appreciate your understanding as conditions continue to evolve. Please be safe, take social distancing and sheltering in place orders seriously, and wash your hands like a champ!! We’re in this together. 💜