Communications Coordinator at DART (Des Moines, IA)

The Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority (DART) is the largest public transit agency in Iowa, and we are looking for a Communications Coordinator to join our team. The right candidate will have a proven track record of accomplishments in a number of the following areas:

  • Principles and methods of public relations strategy, planning and analytics.
  • Principles and techniques of effective public communications, internal communications, news media relations and contemporary public information media
  • Principles and techniques of copy writing and interviewing
  • Branding strategies used in public information and publicity campaigns.
  • Editing and proofing processes.
  • Print, digital and broadcast media.
  • Current office software programs for word processing, presentations, email, spreadsheets and databases.
  • Public transportation (preferred, but not required).

To be successful it is expected that candidates will have a bachelor’s degree and 2-3 years of progressive experience in public relations, communications, journalism, marketing, or related field.

What do we offer?

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Coverage
  • Vision Care
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Deferred Compensation Plan
  • I.P.E.R.S. Retirement System
  • Long Term Disability
  • Short Term Disability
  • Flexible Benefit Plans
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Holidays

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