Public Information Officer

Public Information Officer


Robeson Community College
5160 Fayetteville Road
Lumberton, NC 28360
Phone: 910-272-3700

Job Location

RCC Main Campus


The salary will be determined in accordance with RCC’s Salary Plan and the applicant’s education and work experience. Salary range is $48,293 to $71,535.


State of NC Full Time Benefits

Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Monday, February 8, 2021
Closes: Friday, March 5, 2021

Target Start Date

Saturday, May 1, 2021

Expected Work Hours

8-5 Monday -Thursday and 8-3 Friday

Reports to

Vice President of Information Technology

Employment Type

Full Time - 12 months

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Public Relations, Public Administration, Education, Organizational Leadership, Business Management or a related field. Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in marketing, public relations, public administration, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Same as minimum.

Position Description

  • Developing a comprehensive marketing plan that details strategies for marketing and promoting the college goals and objectives.
  • Updating and communicating College information through social media.
  • Providing management for all Public Information activities
  • Overseeing Website content and ensuring that content is updated and compliant with all applicable regulations and educational standards.
  • Fostering meaningful relationships with internal and external partners to effectively support the Mission of Robeson Community College.
  • Developing relationships with various media representatives and communicating information and news releases as needed to promote the College and convey relevant information to the public.
  • Interpreting trends and developments in marketing and promoting the college.
  • Developing advertisements as needed, working with companies on design and with companies and media on dissemination.
  • Providing oversight of use of Social Media for the campus and programs in communication with Information Technologies office and according to applicable laws, policies, and regulations.
  • Interpreting the purpose, philosophy, and vision of Robeson Community College to the general public.
  • Maintaining the integrity of the College and the Public Information Office.
  • Providing leadership in coordination with the College’s senior administrators and the Board of Trustees.
  • Assisting with the review and revision of all official policies of the Robeson Community College.
  • Representing the College professionally and handling all business affairs confidentially.
  • Attending various college events and community events related to college activities and taking notes and taking photographs for reporting and communications purposes.

How to Apply

Candidates for the position should complete an RCC Application ( for Employment, submit a Professional Resume, a photocopy of all college transcripts, and any other supporting documentation related to the qualification requirements.  RCC reserves the right to perform criminal and financial background checks on applicants and will require a personality profile on all finalists.

Human Resources

Robeson Community College

P. O. Box 1420

Lumberton, NC 28359

910.272.3537- Office

910.272.3545 - Fax


Job Post Contact

Robeson Community College

PO Box 1420

Lumberton, NC 28359