Public Affairs Resume Samples, Templates and Guide for 2020

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Volen Vulkov
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Updated on 2020-01-09

An Public Affairs resume has to go beyond the basic certifications employers expect. You need to demonstrate that you can have an impact in your roles and are a good culture fit. This means carefully studying the job and the company offering it before crafting a resume that fits it perfectly.

Jared Fletcher
+359 88 888 8888
Paola, Malta
Media and Public Affairs Manager
Boyle Ltd2017 - Ongoing
Paola, Malta
The Boyle Ltd is the country’s leading vocational education and training institution.
Managed all Duke Battalion social media including the official Facebook page reaching over 1,400 followers
Directed award winning $4M MyStrength social marketing campaign.
Led the reform of the prioritisation and workflow process for Public Engagement (70 staff).
Maintained and leveraged relationships across 6 Best Start sites
Seeked business opportunities with new b2b clients
Public Affairs & Project Manager
Gutmann2013 - 2017
Paola, Malta
Gutmann is a European trade association representing plastic manufacturing companies. I am responsible for advocating member's interests at the EU level and managing communications projects:
Directed award winning $4M MyStrength social marketing campaign.
Directed award winning $4M MyStrength social marketing campaign.
Ensured alignment of $1.1B in resources and personnel to support U.S. policy goals
Business Development Manager, Political Advocacy and Public Affairs
Lessard2009 - 2013
Paola, Malta
Lessard is the world's largest petition platform. In this role I oversaw new business and sponsored partnerships for political clients, including PACs, nonprofit advocacy groups and political agencies. Issue area expertise on immigration reform, criminal justice reform, environmental and economic justice, education reform, social justice and anti-discrimination.
Reviewed, researched and edited T1 promotional tax products
pushed crucial modification in legislations, that would bring up to 3 million euros additional benefit;
Directed award winning $4M MyStrength social marketing campaign.
Expanded and diversified retail operations, 23 to 31 shops
Obtained $350+ Mio in public grants & contracts.
Dean's List
Lafayette College, 1st semester Freshmen GPA 4.0
The Gail D. Schoppert Speech Award
American School of The Hague, June 2017 Demonstrate leadership beyond the words.
Master of Business AdministrationWright State University
2005 - Ongoing
Music Publishing, Law & BusinessUCLA Extension
2004 - 2005
Paola, Malta
GPA4.0 / 4.0
Excellent Communicator
11+ years of public speaking and developing content for diverse audiences
Adept at juggling multiple assignments in fast-paced, dynamic environments
Project Management
Planned and executed 50+ small, medium and large events with many moving parts

Of course every resume might vary based on the person or the job. It’s important to determine where your strengths are and what information you want to get across to the reader first.

Public Affairs Resume Talent Examples

Excellent Communicator
11+ years of public speaking and developing content for diverse audiences

Public Affairs Resume Achievement Examples

Most Proud Of
Associate to
French website dedicated to Internet hoaxes and urban legends (600k visitors/month).

Public Affairs Resume Quote Examples

My Life Philosophy
I never lose. I either win or learn.Nelson Mandela

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