McLane Middleton GPS has an excellent opportunity for a Communications Specialist, to be part of an integrated communications effort to support the successful approval of a utility transmission project in NH. The Communications Specialist will be primarily responsible for assisting with efforts related to advertising, direct mailing, newsletter development and management, website content, and project outreach. This individual will coordinate external project outreach efforts under the direction of the Communications Manager, and work collaboratively with others who are also conducting stakeholder outreach.
In addition, this individual will assist the Communications Manager in updating communications materials, coordinating logistics associated with community/project outreach meetings and events, helping to document the communications initiatives being implemented to support the project’s NH siting and approval processes.
Successful candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, English, political science, or a related discipline. In addition, a minimum of 3 years of experience in communications and/or external outreach work is preferred. Excellent written and verbal communications skills are essential, as well as the ability to work effectively as part of a team. The individual must be self-motivated and have the ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments with frequent interruptions, tight deadlines, and changing priorities. In addition, the individual must demonstrate strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite products, with proven strength in Power Point, Excel, as well as familiarity with Adobe products (i.e. InDesign CS5.5, Illustrator CS6, etc.).
Prior experience and/or a working knowledge of the electric energy industry a plus.
Direct resume with cover letter to: joel.maiola@mclaneGPS.com