South Coast Air Quality Management District | SCAQMD
Diamond Bar, CA

Media Manager (Community Relations Manager)
Annual salary range: $89,301.36 to $117,772.80

The District offers an excellent benefits package.
Application deadline: Friday, April 1, 2022.

South Coast Air Quality Management District (South Coast AQMD) is one of the largest and most technologically sophisticated environmental regulatory agencies in the nation. We serve a four-county region that includes all of Orange County and parts of Los Angeles, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties, home to almost 17 million people. South Coast AQMD's headquarters is located in Diamond Bar, 30 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, at the junction of the 57 and 60 freeways. With a highly diverse and dedicated "Clean Air Team" of over 750 employees and an annual budget of $179.9 million, South Coast AQMD's mission is to protect public health from air pollution through a comprehensive program of planning, regulation, education, enforcement, compliance incentives, technical innovation, and promotion of public understanding of air quality issues.

The Media Manager is responsible for coordinating all public relations activities, developing communications plans, managing media campaigns in line with the agency mission while exercising a high degree of discretion and independent judgment in the performance of assigned duties. The media manager must display strong project management and organizational skills with the ability to multitask and work comfortably under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

Ability to plan, develop, and supervise media liaison, public affairs and social media programs; knowledge of methods used to evaluate program objectives and goals; principles of management, organization, and supervision; techniques and methods to write, compose, edit, and disseminate educational information, news releases, social media and promotional materials including developing and implementing strategies for successful media campaigns.

Evidence of the knowledge, skills, and abilities may be demonstrated, in part, by the graduation from an accredited college or university, preferably with a major emphasis in communications, public relations, journalism, or a related field, and demonstrated experience in the development and dissemination of public information for a comprehensive public information or media liaison program.

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For more information contact:

Fatima Nukic
CPS HR Consulting
(916) 471-3308

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The South Coast Air Quality Management District is an equal opportunity employer.