Social Media Officer

  • City of Henderson, NV
  • Henderson, Nevada
  • Jul 18, 2019
Full Time Community Relations or PR and Marketing
  • Salary: $77,307.37 - $103,076.50 Annually

Job Description


The City of Henderson announces an examination to create an eligibility list and to fill one (1) vacancy for the classification of Social Media Officer in the department of Government and Public Affairs. The eligibility list may be utilized to fill vacancies for this classification for up to one (1) year.

Under general supervision, coordinates development and implementation of social media communications for the City, maintains positive relations between the public and the City, manages social media initiatives across all departments citywide and performs related duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college with major course work in public relations, marketing, journalism, communications, or a closely related field
  • Five (5) years of full-time experience in public relations, social media, marketing, journalism, or communications
  • Desirable: Experience as a reporter/writer and on-camera talent with primary responsibility for posting to social media
  • Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered
  • Possess and maintain a valid Nevada or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483


1) Completed Employment Application
2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire
3) Current Portfolio (please attach your portfolio to the "Attachments" section of your application, click here for attachment instructions)

Assessment Process (Weighted 100%) - TBD

All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement.

If you are invited to participate in the assessment process, you will be required to self-schedule through the City of Henderson on-line application system. Please check your e-mail on a regular basis after submitting your application for complete instructions, which include where and when to report.

The assessment and selection process for this position will take place on the dates listed above. All candidates who wish to be considered for this position will need to be in Henderson, Nevada, and make themselves available to participate in the testing process at any time on any of the dates listed above.


The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process. This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. The City will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. It is the responsibility of the candidate requiring accommodation to contact the Human Resources Department in writing prior to the close of the recruitment.

Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards.
Closing Date/Time: Continuous