Public Information Officer Resume Sample

Updated May 20, 2017


Apart from using a clear font type and ensuring sufficient white space in a public information officer resume, there are other things that you need to look into.

Making sure that you resume has complete and solid information in it is very important.

Here is a sample resume which works along these lines:




Public Information Officer Resume Sample



Sylvester Collins

487 Queenspark Road | Little Rock, AR 11208 | (000) 253-9151 |sylcoll @ email . com


Top-performing Public Information Officer with over 6 years of experience in facilitating communication between government organizations, media and the general public. Demonstrated ability to ensure that all circulating information aligns with executive direction, and ascertain appropriate delivery of information.

Establishes, develops and maintains contact with media, professional and civic organizations and special interest groups. Competent in preparing speeches, agency newsletters, brochures, web pages and broadcast scripts as part of public relations.


✓ Media Liaison ✓ Request Response
✓ Public News ✓ News Coverage Coordination
✓ Communication Plans ✓ Media Training Coordination
✓ Policy Development ✓ Public Relation Strategies
✓ Research ✓ Public Information Programs
✓ Broadcast Facilitation ✓ Speech Writing


United Nations, Little Rock, AR | 7/2013 – Present
Public Information Officer
• Plan and coordinate community relations events including open houses, press conferences and recruitment fairs
• Give presentations and public speeches to promote the department and its initiatives
• Create, write, edit, publish and maintain in the development of a series of print and electronic news
• Recruit and recommend vendors to produce public information and public relation materials
• Develop and maintain a suite of key information and advocacy mediums to promote causes and initiatives
• Provide advice and expertise to key operators on a range of public affairs issues and methods
• Develop and maintain strategic partnerships with key constituencies to elicit support for and maximize the impact of public relations activists
• Evaluate results of communication and outreach activities and report on developments and trends

Selected Accomplishments and Results
• Successfully developed and implemented 6 public information programs simultaneously, earning accolades for the success of all of them
• Brought 12 media agencies onboard, successfully meeting established outreach goals

AECOM, Little Rock, AR | 2011 – 2013
Public Information Assistant
• Assisted in creating the metrics of core public information systems and programs
• Created and submitted lists of primary media channels and provided insight into reaching out to them
• Managed data collection and reports producing work, along with updating brochures and publications
• Assisted in building information networks and planned and oversaw maintenance of publically accessible information
• Separated public information from sensitive data and ensured that the latter was properly secured

Selected Accomplishments and Results
• Trained 42 interns in 3 years, in handling public information work, according to the government’s rules and procedures
• Wrote a 3 hour long speech for an executive office bearer, who received great positive feedback due to it being exceptionally well-researched

Little Rock Business School, Little Rock, AR | 2011
Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations