Community Relations Director

Location: 
Bristol

The City of Bristol Tennessee is accepting applications for the following position: Community Relations Director

Under direction of the City Manager, the Community Relations Director performs work related to communications, public relations, and marketing.  The Community Relations Director drives the development and execution of the City’s communications and public relations strategy, directly managing communications activities that promote, enhance and protect the organization’s brand reputation and further its mission.  This position is responsible for the development, integration and implementation for a broad range of public and media relations activities, building strong relationships with the media and other key influencers to expand the reach and impact of the City message and mission.  It is essential that the candidate has the ability to work with others who want to build a remarkable and vibrant city.   A Master’s degree in Marketing, Communications Journalism or related field with seven years of relevant experience and three  to five years of progressive supervisory experience preferred; or   equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.  To read additional information concerning the City of Bristol and the Community Relations Director position, please apply and upload a resume at:  http://bristoltn.org/jobs.aspx.  EOE