Overview

Public Relations Specialist: Divine Word College, a Roman Catholic College Seminary in Epworth, Iowa, is seeking a full-time Public Relations Specialist. The Public Relations Specialist is responsible for tasks supporting the public relations function of the college. Strong writing skills are a must. Tasks include, but are not limited to; writing and coordinating the production of the college newsletter, writing for two college related websites and social media, photography and desktop publishing. Article and promotional writing comprises the bulk of responsibilities.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in English, public relations, journalism or related field; two-years experience working in organizational/public relations or journalism; ability to use Adobe Creative Suite is a plus; knowledge of the Catholic tradition is helpful. Divine Word College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and full benefits are offered for this position. Salary commensurate with experience.

Application: Send resume, cover letter describing qualifications and experience, and contact information (name, email and phone number), three personal references and a minimum of three writing samples to: Donna Puccio at dpuccio@dwci.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately with interviews in mid-May 2019.