Corporate & Public Affairs Entry-Level Roles

Company: 
Bechtel
City: 
Reston
State: 
VA
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Overview

Corporate Affairs college hire generalist supports implementation of strategic plans in communications (internal and external), media relations, social and digital communications, issues management, and public affairs.

 

General Job Duties

  • Write compelling content for internal and external platforms (web, intranet, blog, social media, etc), and media outreach activities, in collaboration with internal and external experts
  • Create multimedia content
  • Curate content for a variety of Bechtel publications and websites
  • Perform research and analysis to support issues management, reputation management, and media relations
  • Support execution of internal and external communications plans
  • Serve as webmaster for internal and external websites
  • Perform other duties as necessary

 

Basic Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, Public Relations, Broadcasting, Mass Communications or a related field from an accredited college or University
  • Eligibility to work and remain in the U.S. without sponsorship
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check
  • Good writer, proficient in AP style
  • Understanding of social media and digital communications
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Online suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, Yammer, and Power Point)
  • Demonstrated teamwork, strategic thinking, problem solving, strong interpersonal skills, initiative with professional discipline, motivation, and the desire to continually learn
  • Accurate, detail-oriented, and quick learner with ability to take direction from multiple sources
  • Able to work within a multicultural global team
  • A writing exercise may be required. Applications should include at least three current writing samples.

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in graphic design software, such as Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop
  • Familiarity with web design
  • Knowledge of SharePoint Online a plus
  • Familiarity with PowerBI or other metrics/analytics tools
  • Knowledge of Kentico CMS a plus
  • Experience in data analysis a plus
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