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Communications Specialist

Job title: Communications Specialist
Contract type: Freelance
Location: Portland
Remote: Yes
Reference: 466464
Contact name: Rianne McDonough

Job description

24 Seven is partnering up with an energy company based in Portland, OR to help them find a Communications Specialist to join their team in this part-time opportunity. This is a 6 month, remote contract that is likely to be extended! It is about 20 hours/week, hours are flexible but needs to be between 8-5pm. While on contract, you'd be eligible for benefits including medical, dental, vision, and sick time. You must live in Oregon or Washington.

Ideal Candidate: will have a bachelor's degree and at least 5 years of relevant experience and experience working for a large brand as a communications specialist. You also need News writing experience and have advanced knowledge of grammar, spelling and style.

Job Description:
Write and edit content for our internal communication channels, Translate complex topics and business goals into easy-to-understand language, Consult with business partners to develop and execute on internal communications campaigns

The top priority for the worker over the first few weeks/months on the job is to familiarize with internal communications channels and company's writing style; begin to produce news content.

Top 3 Must-Haves (Hard and/or Soft Skills):
1. News writing skills
2. Advanced knowledge of grammar, spelling and style
3. Ability to work independently to advance initiatives and storytelling

Top 3 Nice-To-Haves (Hard and/or Soft Skills)
1. Ability to represent information via graphs, graphics, etc.
2. Skills in interviewing SMEs to develop story angles.
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