Interested individuals must come to the Human Resources Office to complete an application for the position between the hours of 8:00 and 5:00, Monday through Friday or online at the Pulaski County website at The Human Resources Office is located in Suite 100 of the Pulaski County Administration Building - 201 S. Broadway, Little Rock.

POSITION:                            SPECIAL PROJECTS MANAGER

                                          This position is open to the Public and to County Employees.

POSITION NO:              132

STARTING SALARY: $36,388 - $40,930

DEPARTMENT:              ROAD AND BRIDGE (4400)


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY/FUNCTION: Responsible for the preparation and dissemination of information regarding Road and Bridge services and programs to the public and implementation of communication strategies through the use of social media.



-          Conducts public awareness presentations to increase public awareness and interest in Road and Bridge programs, events, and activities.

-          Maintains social media presence with regular updates on Twitter, Facebook, and other social media sites to communicate Road and Bridge and Pulaski County activities.

-          Takes photographs of Road and Bridge activities to post on social media sites; provides support for County projects to obtain information to enhance communication concerning County services and projects.

-          Develops and coordinates departmental events such as Winter Market and Litter Fighter for Road and Bridge and other Public Works Departments.

-          Develops strategies to inform the community of Road and Bridge services and projects including publications, brochures, press releases, etc.

-          Researches and recommends new growth for social media communications to effectively reach news media, external audiences, and other key constituencies in the promotion of Pulaski County services.

-          Develops social media content and campaigns to enhance the public response to Pulaski County social media outreach.

-          Manages the website communication concerning Pulaski County news and events; ensures timely and accurate provision of information.

-          Coordinates web projects across Pulaski County departments.

-          Incorporates new uses of social media into Pulaski County/departmental communications and community outreach.

-          Captures and analyzes data measuring public use of social media; recommends new strategies for communication techniques.

-          Performs other related duties as required.



-          Ability to travel around a Road and Bridge work site to obtain photographs.

-          Digital dexterity necessary for keyboard and photography equipment operation.

-          Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing to individuals and to groups.



Duties are primarily performed within a smoking restricted office environment.  Occasional trips to departmental work sites and attendance at meetings and functions at outside agencies within the County will be required. 



Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Business Administration,  or a related field; considerable work experience with project management, public relations, communications, or a related area; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities.



        OPEN DATE: 05-18-2017                                                                      CLOSE DATE: 05-24-2017 (5:00 p.m.)


Please Note:  Applications will not be accepted after the Close Date. A selection will not be made until the Close Date and the selecting official has received all applications.


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