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Project Outreach / PR Specialist at Experis

Project Outreach / PR Specialist

Experis New Albany, OH, OH (On Site) Full-Time
$35.00 - $38.00/Hour
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This position serves as the customer relations and communications resource for public interaction and outreach on company projects. Key member of project team who interfaces with or supports interaction with external audiences, including individual customers and local officials. Requirements include excellent written and public speaking skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and strong business knowledge. Able to meet with affected or potentially affected customers to surface issues, identify team members to develop solutions and support public engagement efforts.

This position offers a hybrid work schedule with flexible work hours. We are seeking an individual who is self-motivated, interested in working with communities to support projects across Indiana and Michigan and can work in a fast-paced work environment. The individual must be a collaborative team player with the ability to multi-task.

Hours: M-F 8am-5pm Possibility of OT Travel 20%
The area of primary job focus would be Indiana and Michigan. The job designation is Hybrid and will require 2 days a week working onsite *in Columbus and 3 days working remotely from home. At times, there are site visits to attend or kick off meetings at remote field offices - typically they are a single day trip.

Travel would primarily be local to Indiana and Michigan For extended trips out of the area for other in-person meetings or site visits, the candidate should expect to spend the night overnight for one or more nights, as necessary. Car travel consisting of several hours away from the candidate's home base could involve renting a car. Otherwise, some minor travel around central Ohio might require the use of a personal vehicle. Valid driver's license is required.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS are listed below:

1) Work directly with affected or potentially affected landowners to gain beneficial project routing information and engage project team members to resolve issues before and during the transmission line routing process.

2) Support efforts to work with external affairs teams and educate the public (landowners, thought leaders, elected officials) about proposed projects.

3) Provide public engagement support to transmission siting, line engineering, right-of-way, and project management teams to ensure projects are executed on time.

4) Provide public engagement support to Project Management, Line and Station Engineering, Right-of-Way, Corporate Communications, and External Affairs to foster two-way communications between key stakeholders and the project team to improve success in siting transmission projects and external stakeholder communications. Coordinate deployment of resources accordingly.


Education Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in journalism, business, marketing, customer service, advertising, communications, public relations or public affairs, or related field.

Work Experience:
At minimum, one year experience in Utilities, Corporate Communications, Customer Service, Marketing, Media Relations, Journalism, or related field.

Additional Requirements:
1) The ability to handle multiple projects and assignments is critical.
2) May require extended hours to accomplish assigned tasks to meet requirements and schedules.
3) Some overnight travel to facilities and projects (field work) is required periodically.
4) 20 % of travel time associated with this position.

REQUIREMENTS - PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
List physical demands required for this job, but not limited to:
Ability to hike one mile - 10 % of the time.

Remote or Hybrid? HYBRID

Benefits? Yes, provided by Experis

Visa Sponsorship? Not offered

Corp-to-Corp? Not eligible

For immediate attention and a detailed job description, please apply online and send a text message or leave a voicemail for David Scott at

614.467.1919
. I can also be reached at

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