Public Information Manager

Library

Employer/Library: 
Orland Park Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Cook

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
Hours: 
37.5 hours/week ; some evenings and weekends
Salary: 
$63,000 annually, plus benefits.

The Orland Park Public Library is seeking a Public Information Manager who is innovative, creative and has a dynamic personality to share the vision of its staff and board. Orland Park Public Library is a large library, committed to excellent customer service, serving over 56,000 residents.

Responsibilities

  • Markets the library, its services, and programs
  • Prepares the library's electronic and print newsletters
  • Develops promotional materials
  • Oversees graphic artists' production of flyers, posters, and other publications
  • Manages use of the library's meeting rooms
  • Provides information about the library to the community, media, local officials, and community leaders
  • Manages three personnel in the Graphics Department
  • Serves on the library's management team

Necessary Knowledge

  • Knowledge of principles and practices of marketing and public relations
  • Superior writing skills, including experience using a style guide
  • Current computer technology, including supervising social media content creation for an organization, Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office
  • Work and communicate effectively in English, verbally and in writing

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree and two years work experience in public relations, marketing, or journalism
  • Two years supervisory experience
  • Valid driver's license and applicable insurance

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Applicants for all for all positions are subject to a background check.

Applications available at Information Desk in library's lobby and

www.orlandparklibrary.org/about.htm under "Employment."

Position opened until filled. Send cover letter, completed library application, resume and three references to:

Human Resources/ Orland Park Public Library

14921 Ravinia Avenue

Orland Park, IL 60462

or

hr@orlandparklibrary.org

Please indicate Public Information Manager on application and subject line of electronic submissions

Applicants for all for all positions are subject to a background check.

Application Contact: 
Human Resources/ Orland Park Public Library 14921 Ravinia Avenue Orland Park, IL 60462 or hr@orlandparklibrary.org
Apply To: 
Orland Park Public Library
14921 Ravinia Avenue 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park , IL 60462
Phone: 708-428-5100
Fax: 708-428-5182
Illinois