Keller Foundations, LLC

  • Marketing Communications Specialist

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/21/2018 10:21 AM)
    ID
    2018-1323
    # of Openings
    1
    Branch Name
    Keller Foundations: Corporate Office
    Location
    US-MD-Hanover
    Category
    Marketing
  • Keller

    Overview

    Keller Foundations LLC is the nation’s leading specialty geotechnical contractor. We are currently seeking a versatile Marketing Communications Specialist to join the marketing team in our corporate office located in Hanover, MD. 

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities:

    • Develop, deliver, evaluate, and continually improve a divisional communications plan including internal communications and media strategy.
    • Proactively identify and create compelling content that reinforces our key themes and messages - researching, interviewing, writing, editing, proofreading, and managing approval.
    • Draft features, emails, intranet, newsletters, websites, video scripts, infographics, social media, talking points and press releases.
    • Create and maintain a communications calendar to ensure that key announcements and events are effectively communicated to employees.
    • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to cultivate working relationships with the group head of communications and with key stakeholders including members of the executive committee, functional leaders, and management.
    • Work with and manage outside agencies, vendors, writers, and consultants.
    • Cultivate relationships with industry associations, publications, editors, and membership coordinators.
    • Coordinate with other marketing team members on websites, email, newsletters, and social media projects.
    • Serve as media contact for the organization.
    • Other responsibilities as needed.

    Qualifications

    Qualified candidates must have a bachelor’s degree public relations, communications, journalism, marketing or directly equivalent degree. Minimum of 3-5 years' experience in the field of communications, journalism, marketing or public relations is required. Construction or A&E experience is preferred. Brand management experience and/or B2B background a plus. Experience with strategic communications and developing/managing effective communications plans working with multiple senior stakeholders. The candidate must have a good understanding of different communications channels (including digital) and how best to use them. Must also have strong writing and editing skills with the ability to write clear, concise copy, excellent Excel, Word, Outlook, and Power Point capabilities, attention to detail, strong organizational, multitasking, problem solving, and customer service skills. Adobe CC, SharePoint, HTML, and CMS experience a plus.