Business Development & Public Affairs Manager
City of Oklahoma City

The City of Oklahoma City’s Public Transportation and Parking Systems (dba “EMBARK”) is seeking a Business Development and Public Affairs Manager (BDPAM) position to lead the award-winning Marketing and Business Development team. The BDPAM will be responsible for managing various contractors who support EMBARK with media and public relations and community engagement activities; media buying; public opinion research; website development;  establishing strong community and business partnerships; driving ridership and parking customer growth; maintaining strong relationships with the media; and developing and implementing business development and marketing plans and strategies that promote brand recognition and a positive perception of EMBARK both locally and nationally.

It is preferred for candidates to have a degree in Business or Marketing, or extensive experience in a related field; 5 or more years of progressively responsible experience that includes a blend of marketing, public relations, communications, and sales or business development; and 5 or more years managing a team of professionals with various talents and backgrounds such as community outreach, creative services, content development, and sales/business development.

Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Salary: $95,818 - $146,390
Final filing date: November 17, 2023

Please make sure to have your Resume, Cover Letter, and List of References ready for upload before you start the application process. One combined document that includes all three items is preferred.