Public Relations Specialists
Also called: Account Executive, Public Affairs Specialist, Public Relations Specialist (PR Specialist), Public Information Officer
In the Air Force: Photojournalist Apprentice, Journalist; Photojournalist Craftsman; Photojournalist Helper, Journalist; Photojournalist Journeyman; Public Affairs Manager; Public Affairs Superintendent
In the Army: Chief Public Affairs NCO; Public Affairs Specialist
In the Coast Guard: CWO - Intelligence; LDO - Intelligence; LDO - Photography; Public Affairs Specialist; Public Information; RL - Special Duty - Foreign Area Officer, Qualified; RL - Special Duty Officer (Public Affairs); RL - Special Duty Officer - Intelligence Officer
In the Marine Corps: Basic Combat Correspondent; Broadcast Journalist; Combat Correspondent; Public Affairs Officer
In the Navy: Broadcaster; CWO - Intelligence; LDO - Intelligence; LDO - Photography; Mass Communications Specialist; Naval Attache (Assistant); Public Affairs Officer (Enlisted); Public Affairs Supervisor; RL - Special Duty Officer (Public Affairs); RL - Special Duty Officer - Intelligence Officer
- Respond to requests for information from the media or designate an appropriate spokesperson or information source.
- Study the objectives, promotional policies, or needs of organizations to develop public relations strategies that will influence public opinion or promote ideas, products, or services.
- Plan or direct development or communication of informational programs to maintain favorable public or stockholder perceptions of an organization's accomplishments or agenda.
Arts and Humanities
Engineering and Technology
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.
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New job opportunities are likely in the future.
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This work is part of the green economy.