Press Secretary Resume Template

Every high visibility person or office needs an effective and eloquent mouthpiece with the public.  In this regard, the Press Secretaries are critical and can be seen in all levels of government, from individual politicos to entire bureaus, agencies and departments. They serve as the media spokesperson is in charge of relaying government news, policy, and commentary to the public through press releases, press conferences, and interviews with media.

Press Secretary Resume Template

Celine C. Diaz

Williamsburg, Virginia

Phone: 757-113-7609


Looking fro a position as a Press Secretary for a government agency or bureau.

Summary of Qualifications

  • About 10 years of experience in politics serving first as speechwriter to a Senator and then as press secretary of a government bureau.
  • Speeches available upon request to be made available during interview
  • Excellent written communication skills in English and Spanish

Career Experience / Job History

2004 – Present:  Press Secretary, Internal Revenue Service

  • Develop communications objectives and a communications plan
  • Arrange publicity for the public figure or governmental department they represent
  • Maintain public awareness of IRS role in society.
  • Conduct public surveys and opinion polls.
  • Prepare and write speeches, media press releases, brochures, advertisements, reports, articles, newsletters and websites

2000 – 2004:  Speechwriter for a Senator

  • Establish and maintain working relationships with community representatives, NGOs, rotary and social clubs, advertising agencies and with the media groups
  • Coordinate special events, conferences and promotions
  • Coordinate meetings between public officials and journalists


2003 – 2007:  MA in Political Science, Capella University, Online

2000 – 2003:  Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Sanford-Brown

Professional reference will be furnished upon request during interview

Category: Government Resume Templates

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