Public Information Assistant (CiTi BOCES located in Ithaca, NY)

This position is through CiTi BOCES, but located in the Ithaca, NY area on the TST BOCES campus. The Center for Instruction, Technology & Innovation (Citi) is seeking an individual to cover events (photography and copywriting for press releases), write and create a variety of media materials quickly, and maintain websites and social media platforms. Must be able to juggle competing priorities and deadlines, show initiative and common sense, bring energy and flexibility to work in support of CiTi public relations department, including school district representation in the Ithaca area. Interested candidates must have excellent writing skills, experience within an Adobe environment, and a professional disposition. Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism or closely related field, and at least two years prior experience in public relations, journalism, publications production or communications or an associate’s degree in the same fields of study with four years of experience as stated above is strongly desired. Candidates must meet Oswego County Civil Service requirements, take and pass the Public Information Assistant exam and be reachable. Qualified applicants should send resume and letter of interest by May 5 2017, to: nhimes@CiTiboces.org. For more information, visit citiboces.org/employment.