Public Relations Specialist - Roanoke College

  • 07 Aug 2017 3:31 PM
    Message # 5017180
    Scott Ramsburg (Administrator)

    Roanoke College seeks qualified individual for the position of Public Relations Specialist. Excellent writing skills plus demonstrated media relations and organizational skills are required. The ability to prioritize tasks, work independently, and assume responsibility are essential along with grammar, composition, and editing skills.

    This position will be responsible for: writing, editing and distributing news releases; writing feature stories for the College website, College magazine and other publications; maintaining media records and files; work closely with student assistants; and assist with occasional special events.

    The successful candidate must possess strong technical proficiency. Experience with website content management systems and Adobe Photoshop are a plus.

    Three to five years’ experience in public relations and a Bachelor’s Degree, or advanced education and demonstrated relevant experience, are required.  Prior experience in higher education is strongly preferred.  Cover letter and resume should be submitted with three writing samples, salary history and names of three references via e-mail to  Roanoke College supports diversity and affirmative action as an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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