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    Barlow, Jessica

    • Departments:Communications
    • Title:Communications Specialist
    • Phone:(515) 965-6424
    • Fax:(515) 965-6416
    • Email:

    Please contact me with needs related to any of my duties below.

    • Day-to-day maintenance of the City of Ankeny’s website
    • Coordination with city departments to integrate department web needs
    • Oversight of all City social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and NextDoor)
    • Design and produce a variety of printed marketing materials
    • Coordinate digital and print advertising campaigns
    • Event photography and videography, photo and video editing, video production
    • Copy writing and proofreading
    • Brand management and adherence to brand standards for all outgoing communication
    • Serve as backup media relations to Communications Manager
    • Coordinate and distribute e-newsletters
    • Coordinate internal communications – displays, notices, newsletters, etc.

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