Communications Specialist (Executive Support)

Bingen, WA

Communications Specialist (Executive Support)

In this 12-month contract role, you will be reporting directly to the Communications Manager and supporting the President and CEO. This team is known for, and proud of their positive and fun work culture. This company is at the forefront of drone technology! If you are are a seasoned communications professional looking to join an enthusiastic and driven team, send us your resume!

***This position may include occasional travel.

What you will be doing:

  • Reports to the Communications Manager and supports the President and CEO. 
  • Develops, writes and edits a variety of communications for the CEO.
  • Develops communication plans, strategies, and tactics that align with corporate strategy.
  • Drafts speeches and performs research/data gathering, working with subject matter experts both inside and outside of the company. Leads revision and version control for all written and oral communications.
  • Measures communication effectiveness with employees 
  • Develops solutions for communicating business strategy to transition planning.
  • Identifies communication objectives, target audience, and key messages.

Preferred Profile:

  • 6-9 years experience with Bachelor's degree or 4-7 years with Master's degree in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing and/or Business
  • Previous experience supporting executive level communications
  • Proficient in PowerPoint, knowledge of presentation techniques (e.g., posture, speaker's relationship to the audience, use of intonation and props, use of visual aids and pacing).
  • Knowledge of effective interviewing techniques to extract both general and specific information, perspectives and viewpoints from interviewees.
  • Proficient in editing processes, practices, techniques, editing marks, reference materials, and tools.