Airport Communications Officer

Website San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Airport Communications Officer

Compensation: $101,426.00 to $123,318.00 annually

To apply, visit the City & County of San Francisco’s Employment website at:  Airport Communications Officer

Application Deadline: Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as this announcement may close at any time after 5:00 PM Friday, May 13, 2022.

We are seeking an expert in digital content and social media communications! Do you have excellent written and verbal communication skills; experience, technical knowledge, and understanding of managing website and social media content; creative skills to produce digital content like photos, videos, and graphics; comfortable with content management systems and HTML; experience with metrics, analytics, and tracking; project management and organization skills; a team-collaborator who can learn quickly and work in a fast-paced environment; and be able to handle the pressure of meeting tight deadlines? If this describes you, consider joining the San Francisco International Airport (SFO) as our next Airport Communications Officer. Join our team and contribute to our mission “to provide an exceptional Airport in service to our communities”.

What you will do…..

SFO’s Airport Communications Officer will be instrumental in maintaining online marketing and communications strategies and content on our websites and through social media which includes creating content including, but not limited to copywriting, images, videos, graphics, and animations; ensuring compliance with San Francisco’s Language Access Ordinance, ADA requirements, and data protection standards; conducting interviews and preparing articles for publication; and narrating, scheduling, producing content, posting, monitoring, responding, and reporting on the Airport’s websites and social media channels. See official job description for further details. Apply today!


Education:  Possession of a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Journalism, Communications, Public Administration, Business, or a related field. AND

Experience:  Four (4) years of experience in Communications, Public/Government Affairs, and/or Community/Corporate Relations or a related field which involved primary duties in editing, creating and planning communications content (i.e. articles, newsletters, press releases, rich media), public speaking, media contact, and/or community contact/liaison AND

One (1) year of experience managing the content of a Public/Government or Community/Corporate website using a content management system.

Substitution:  Additional experience as described above may be substituted for the required degree on a year-for-year basis up to a maximum of two (2) years. Thirty (30) semester units or forty-five (45) quarter units equal one (1) year.

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience using Drupal as a content management system.
  • Experience using a digital asset management system like Widen.
  • Experience with digital indoor mapping and way finding solutions like Jibestream.
  • Project Management experience.
  • Experience working with creative and web development agencies.


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