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HNTB Communications and Public Involvement Manager in Tampa, Florida

What We're Looking For

This dynamic and rewarding role coordinates directly with Florida Department of Transportation to plan, develop, and implement communications and public involvement strategies in support of the Tampa Bay Next interstate modernization program. The selected candidate will collaborate with Florida Department of Transportation, the HNTB program team and other consultants that are developing and delivering this transformational program.

Primary Focus Will Include:

  • Collaborate with FDOT to develop, implement, and adjust the communication strategy and outreach efforts for key program priorities and projects.

  • Oversee and coordinate with program team and FDOT consultants to ensure consistency for public facing materials.

  • Manage public involvement subconsultant program team.

  • Lead the development and review of all public facing material including presentations, graphics and technical exhibits, program messaging and public inquiry responses.

  • Develop and maintain the outreach schedule and logistics for program participation at public meetings, presentations and community events.

  • Lead the planning and execution of public meetings hosted by FDOT which include public workshops, public hearings, industry meetings, industry forums and information meetings.

  • Interface with community stakeholders.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • 10 years related experience

  • Media relations

  • Community relations

  • Public involvement

  • Communications strategy

  • IND


What You'll Need

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Implements public involvement strategies and programs for clients to facilitate communication and acceptance of projects and initiatives. Ensures positive relations with various governmental and professional agencies, associations, and officials.

  • Directs the development of and approves speeches, presentation materials, correspondence, and other media for use in presentations, mailings and/or meetings.

  • Manages day to day operations of a staff who administer public involvement programs to promote unit presence in the marketplace consistent with the strategic plan and unit objectives. Implements quality assurance/quality control procedures to ensure a high quality of work.

  • Prepares and coordinates dissemination of facts and information about unit activities to external agencies, associations, and news organizations using print, radio and/or visual media in support of unit objectives and to promote awareness of unit products and/or services.

  • Identifies local and regional perceptions of the unit and its services, and makes recommendations necessary to improve perceptions.

  • Contracts with and manages sub-consultants for public/community relations, graphic design, and other outside work when needed.

  • Implements comprehensive communication programs to provide effective interface between the public and company and assist employees in serving as company ambassadors through local community and trade association involvement. Plans and coordinates community meetings including scheduling, determining location, and ensuring proper setup and materials are present.

  • Oversees compliance with rules and laws specifically outlined by state and federal regulations and those that may be requested by clients.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Communications, English, Journalism or related field

  • 7 years related experience

Additional Information

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Job Type: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full time

Job Category: Sales/Marketing Group

ReqID: R-08905