Communications Specialist - Harris County Attorney's Office : Job Details

Communications Specialist

Harris County Attorney's Office

Job Location : Houston, TX, USA

Posted on : Thu, 21 Feb 2019 17:28:32 GMT

Job Description :

Communications Specialist

The Harris County Attorney's HCAO (HCAO) represents Harris County, its departments, elected and appointed officials, and employees in all civil matters that involve county business. Our HCAO also represents the Harris County Hospital District, the Harris County Flood Control District, the Harris County Appraisal Review Board, and the Greater 911 Emergency Network, which are separate legal entities.

The HCAO employees about 110 lawyers and 110 non lawyers.

The HCAO is accepting applications to fill the position of Communications Specialist. This is a non-lawyer position which will support HCAO’s internal and external communication efforts with responsibility for creating targeted and engaging content aligned with HCAO values and mission.

Duties include:

  • Managing HCAO’s online presence and creating and curating content from a variety of sources.
  • Researching, developing, and writing content for various platforms including presentations by others, and postings to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and other social media.
  • Preparing media alerts and releases to report newsworthy events of community interest.
  • Organize and edit content to reflect the voice of the organization

The ideal candidate will possess well-developed skills in writing, and social media and have a strong desire to grow professionally in an organization that values teamwork, ethical excellence, an attitude for action, measurable improvement, and service to all. Graphic and web design skills are helpful. A familiarity with legal terms and concepts will be helpful. The candidate must be able to organize and display content in a way that educates, informs, and engages the target audience.

Salary range begins at $55k and includes Harris County benefits.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Communications: 3 years (Preferred)
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