DESCRIPTION OF WORK:-Advanced project coordination and administrative work under the general supervision of the Manager. -Assists the Manager in promoting the public image through social media and superior customer service skills. -Regular contact with the general public will be expected of this position and should be performed with good judgment and diplomacy. -Work requires the exercise of initiative, independence of action and discretion in the handling of delegated administrative duties.-This position helps tell stories about the work to engage the community in projects and services that directly affect their life. -This position will work with diverse groups from agencies and businesses, to residents and key stakeholders.Responsibilities:ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned.- Assists in the coordination of all administrative functions of the Manager including budget, personnel, and meetings.- Assists in planning, organizing, and coordinating the activities of the Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA); this includes special events such as the Christmas Stroll and Kumquat Festival.- Maintains a positive relationship with merchants and promotes exchange of ideas and information.- Collects and compiles data for a variety of complex documents, reports, agendas, bulletins, questionnaires, agreements, contracts, briefs, and other documents.- Promotes news, services, and special events or programs through the creation, maintenance, and monitoring of social media account(s), and established relationships with local media sources.- Keeps abreast and compiles regular reports to the Manager outlining Local, State or Federal laws, policies, and procedures affecting municipal operations; drafts local municipal policies consistent with changes in laws.Physical Ability: Tasks require the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling objects and materials of light weight (5-20 pounds). Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or work station accessing, imputing and retrieving information.Sensory Requirements: Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate sounds and visual cues or signals. Some tasks require the ability to communicate both orally and in writing.Environmental Factors: Essential functions are regularly performed without exposure to adverse environmental conditions.Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES- Knowledge of the operational functions of the Manager and Community Redevelopment Agency.- Ability to create press releases and communicate with media outlets.- Ability to prepare accurate, complete and concise reports; prepare newsletter and agendas.- Ability to analyze, interpret and report research findings.- Ability to create and implement community engagement strategies, outreach events and projects.- Ability to maintain website and manage social media channels.- Ability to develop content for brochures, signage, ads, surveys, editorial and promotional materials.- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and the general public with tact and diplomacy.- Ability to exercise mature judgment and to make independent decisions in accordance with established departmental policies and procedures with minimal oversight.- Ability to understand local government policies, procedures, and servicesEducation:High SchoolExperience:4-7 yearsQualifications:EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE-Graduation from an accredited college or university with an Associate's degree in Communications, Business Administration or in a related field and three (3) years of office experience, preferably in a local governmental agency OR graduation from High School or possession of a General Equivalency Diploma and five (5) years of office experience. -Must have computer skills in word processing, spreadsheets, and other specialized programs. -Bachelor's degree and three (3) years of public relations, marketing, and/or communications experience preferred.LICENSEMust possess and maintain a valid Florida driver's license If you are looking for work and think this is the career path for you, then give us a call at 352-796-6000, to set up an interview in the office.We are located at:33 Ponce De Leon BlvdBrooksville, FL 34601For immediate assistance call or text 352-796-6000 and speak with one of our recruiters, or email MariahJones@spherion.com or RyanHill@spherion.comIt only takes one step forward to get started today!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! 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