public relations officer


Public relations officers represent a company or organisation to stakeholders and the public. They use communications strategies to promote an understanding of the activities and image of their clients in a favourable way.

Alternative label

  • media relations officer

  • public affairs officer

  • communications officer

  • media consultant

  • press relations officer

  • public information officer

  • public relations coordinator

  • press secretary

  • media coordinator

  • press consultant

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