Town of Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island , SC
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Public Information Director

Town of Hilton Head Island
Hilton Head Island, SC Full time
Posted on November 18, 2017

The Public Information Director is a new position that will develop and administer a program fostering public understanding of the Town's goals, policies, programs and services. It reports to the Assistant Town Manager and interacts with Town personnel, Town Council, board and commission members, public agencies, private organizations, community groups, the media and the general public. The position will supervise a Website Administrator and a Website Specialist. The ideal candidate will have experience handling public relations activities on behalf of a public, non-profit, or private sector organization.

Minimum requirements for this position are: 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, Marketing or related field; and 
  • Extensive experience in public relations, communications, media relations, public speaking, broadcasting, marketing, and/or journalism, to include some supervisory experience. 
  • Valid Driver's License.

The position has a starting salary range of $73,250 - $93,394. We also offer a comprehensive benefit package that includes health, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, vacation, sick leave, tuition reimbursement, a health reimbursement arrangement and a 401(k) retirement plan with generous employer match. Apply online at  by 12/11/17.