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Public Information Officer

Recruitment #181119-UNCE-374


Application Instructions:

Please provide a resume with at least three references by email or mail to:

Jana Kowals, Administrative Assistant
Oklahoma State Election Board
State Capitol, Room G28
Box 53156
Oklahoma City, OK  73152 


Work Location:  State Election Board, Room G28, Oklahoma State Capitol

The State Election Board (SEB) is seeking a dependable, organized, and self-motivated individual for SEB’s Public Information Officer in Oklahoma City.

Basic Purpose of Position:
Duties for the non-partisan position include the following:
• Assist the Secretary of the State Election Board in promoting voting and voter registration
• Develop and execute media plans and public outreach plans
• Respond to inquiries from the press/media and the public
• Schedule press/media interviews
• Act as agency spokesperson
• Write speeches and design public presentations
• Maintain official agency website and social media accounts
• Represent the agency at public speaking engagements and forums
• Assist county election boards with press/media relations
• Fulfill open records requests
• Coordinate with public assistance agencies and tag agencies to ensure compliance with voter registration laws
• Other duties as assigned by Secretary or Assistant Secretary

Minimum Qualification:
Applicants should possess a bachelor's degree in journalism, public relations, communications or a related field, and/or two (2) years experience as a journalist or in the public relations field.

Employment with the State Election Board offers benefits which include medical, dental, life, disability and vision insurance, medical and health care reimbursement programs, retirement savings plan, paid holidays, and longevity payments.  Employees are provided a benefit allowance to spend towards their benefits. 



Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.


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