Public Relations Specialist
Department: Public Relations
Position Title: Public Relations Specialist
Supervisor: National Sales Manager
Compensation: Hourly, Commensurate to Skills and Experience
Hours: Full-time: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Two weeks of paid vacation.
Eight paid holidays.
ICHRA Health Insurance Reimbursement.
Other benefits accrue over the first 3-24 months, including additional paid vacation, no-cost primary medical care membership, 401k, 401k matching, and quarterly profit sharing.
Maas Energy Works (MEW) is looking for a competent Public Relations (PR) Specialist to shape and protect our corporate image in ways that promote our business, values, and mission. The PR Specialist will be responsible for maintaining media relations and collaborating with marketing teams in promotional activities.
MEW expects to see candidates who can impress us with their copywriting and presentation skills, and with experience in corporate communications, project management, and social media. We are looking for a lot of enthusiasm and a personable attitude as an ideal candidate. The goal is to maintain positive public awareness of the company and its brand.
Formulate PR plans and strategies
Enhance the company’s voice and presence through online and offline channels
Create company marketing materials and content
Manage media relations and requests
Write press releases, speeches, and other PR copy
Plan and supervise events, fairs, conferences, etc.
Communicate & develop relationships with dairy associations, dairy clubs, etc.
Support the implementation of promotional plans
Present solutions in times of PR crisis
Facilitate the resolution of disputes with the public or external vendors
Lead survey initiatives and analyze public opinion
Qualification & Skills
Proven experience as public relations specialist, legislative staff, county economic development office, or similar position
Experience in project management and execution of PR campaigns and/or initiatives
Experience in copywriting and editing
Working knowledge of MS Office; photo and video-editing software is an asset
Familiarity with social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, etc.)
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Aptitude in presentation and public speaking
Proficiency in English
A creative yet practical mind
Please email your résumé and references to Maas Energy Works at email@example.com
Maas Energy Works (MEW) is the leading developer and operator of on-farm, waste-to-energy systems on the west coast. MEW designs, develops, constructs, and operates biogas-powered renewable energy generation systems on dairy farms. Our projects include anaerobic digesters, biogas-powered electric generation, and renewable compressed natural gas upgrading.