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Director of Communications and Community Relations – Eden Prairie Schools

Eden Prairie School District is seeking applicants for a Director of Communications & Community Relations to effectively communicate about Eden Prairie Schools so that staff, parents and community are well-informed. The Director of Communications & Community Relations will assure the timely flow of information, appropriate input, and strategic two-way dialog, between the district and the school community that builds an understanding and support for district efforts.  Eden Prairie is a school district with over 1,400 employees serving 9,000 students. The district is recognized for its quality initiatives and its leadership in educational programming.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in communications, journalism, marketing, education or related field
  • Proficient in technology that includes internet, presentation software, and desktop publishing
  • 5-7 years of experience in public relations and marketing
  • Advanced skills in writing, editing, and publications production required
  • Demonstrated experience in public speaking

Qualifications:

  • Experience in synthesizing and accurately communicating complex issues in an understandable and timely manner
  • Skilled at anticipating the need for information based on educational trends and emerging issues
  • Knowledge of data collection and ability to organize, interpret and present such data in an understandable format to diverse audiences
  • Ability to manage complex communication projects involving multiple sites and numerous individuals
  • Demonstrated ability to design, produce and develop print documents, web communications and multi-media presentations

Job Description

To apply online, click here.

Please click this link to learn more about the district:  https://www.edenpr.org
Please click this link to see all openings at Eden Prairie Schools:  https://www.applitrack.com/edenpr/OnlineApp/default.aspx