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Public Relations Manager Application Deadline


Public Relations Manager - Posted 7/27/22

Incumbent serves as Public Relations Manager responsible for planning, developing and deploying all Township communications, marketing and public relations including but not limited to web applications, preparation of press releases, social media, collateral and flyer creation, and media communications.

Essential Functions, Qualifications and KSA’s for Employment
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, abilities and minimum qualifications necessary to perform the essential functions of the position.  These requirements may be accommodated for otherwise qualified individuals requiring and requesting such accommodations.

  • Must hold and maintain a valid Michigan Driver License with a good driving record.
  • Bachelor Degree in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations or closely related field.
  • Five (5) years increasingly responsible professional and management experience in media communications, public relations or marketing.
  • Ability to serve 24-hour emergency calls and respond swiftly, rationally and decisively. 
  • Ability to meet deadlines, work under pressure, and be self-motivated with minimum supervision. 
  • Establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships with key community stakeholders, residents, and employees fostering a positive image of the Charter Township of Ypsilanti.
  • Ability to gather and analyze facts on a variety of subject matters and to assemble and present concise reports and presentations.
  • Knowledge of computer software including Microsoft office, InDesign or other design applications and social media applications. 
  • Experience in communications, media, journalism, and grant management

Job Description

Salary: $68,000 - $70,000 (DOQ)

Closing Date:  Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Location information

Ypsilanti Township Civic Center

7200 S Huron River Dr


Charter Township of Ypsilanti  •  7200 S. Huron River Dr. Ypsilanti, Mi 48197  •  (734) 544 - 4000

Mon. - Fri., 8:30am - 4:30pm  •  Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm daily