The Public Relations Specialist is responsible for contributing to the planning, research and development, and execution of public relations and communications strategies and materials for the DC Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU). This position communicates externally and helps manage relationships with key stakeholders, policymakers, and the media in support of public relations goals. Assists the Marketing and Communications Manager and the Mid-Atlantic General Manager in all aspects of public relations and communications. Works collaboratively with the Marketing & PR department on planning earned media strategy and outreach.
We are committed to building a work community that is inclusive and represents a vibrant diversity of background, experience, perspective, and thought. Climate change impacts all of us; however, we are impacted differently based on our identities and experiences. We all deserve a place at the table to make decisions about our collective future – we hope you’ll consider joining us as we work towards our vision for a healthy planet, thriving people, and energy justice.
Candidates across all markers of identity (age, race, gender, ability, communication style, etc.) are highly encouraged to apply.
Internal - Work is normally performed in climate controlled office environment, where exposure to conditions of extreme heat/cold, poor ventilation, fumes and gases is very limited. Noise level is moderate and includes sounds of normal office equipment (computers, telephones, etc.). No known environmental hazards are encountered in normal performance of job duties.
External - Occasional travel to Vermont may be required. Occasional long hours may be required.
Company will provide adaptive devices as needed.