Public Relations Specialists

Public Relations Specialists

Engage in promoting or creating an intended public image for individuals, groups, or organizations. May write or select material for release to various communications media.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Attention to Detail * Persistence * Dependability * Cooperation * Stress Tolerance * Initiative * Adaptability/Flexibility * Self Control * Achievement/Effort

Representative Tasks * Respond to requests for information from the media or designate an appropriate spokesperson or information source. * Write press releases or other media communications to promote clients. * Establish or maintain cooperative relationships with representatives of community, consumer, employee, or public interest groups.


Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Other Services (Except Public Administration), Educational Services,

Job Family Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media

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