Public Affairs and Community Engagement Division Chief for Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning

$85,345 - $151,149 yearly
  • Baker Tilly Public Sector Executive Recruitment
  • Montgomery County, MD, USA
  • Jan 05, 2022
Full time Communications & Marketing Intergovernmental Relations

Job Description

Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC), a six-time National Gold Medal Winner for excellence in parks and recreation management, is seeking a dynamic, innovative communicator and savvy marketing specialist to be its next Public Affairs and Community Engagement Division Chief. 

The position reports to the Deputy Director for Administration and Development and supervises a six-member team of supervisors and managers responsible for Graphics (print, interactive, and web), Community Relations and Outreach, Media Relations, Publications, Marketing, and Volunteer Services and Community Partnerships.  The division has an FY21 annual budget of $3.2 million.

The salary range for this position is $85,345 to $151,149 annually, depending upon the successful candidate's experience and qualifications. The Commission provides a robust and highly competitive benefits program.

Minimum qualifications for the position include a bachelor’s degree or four years of experience in public or business administration, or related fields such as communications, marketing or public relations; eight years of broad and varied experience as an administrative specialist or related position, including two years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Preferred qualifications include a master’s degree and ten years of experience in planning and implementing communications and marketing programs, with at least five years of strategic leadership and management experience. EOE

Qualified candidates please review the recruitment brochure and submit your cover letter and resume online at:

This position is open until filled; first review of resumes occurs on January 28, 2022. Please direct inquiries about this recruitment to Sharon Klumpp at 651-223-3053 or or Anne Lewis at 703-923-8214 or