Public Relations Specialist
South Jersey Industries
Folsom, New Jersey
South Jersey Industries in Folsom, New Jersey (located between Philadelphia and Atlantic City) has an immediate opportunity to join our Government & Community Relations department.
Role & Responsibilities:
Implement communication and public relations strategies involving media outlets, community-based organizations and governmental entities.
Develop relationships and build upon existing relationships to support revenue building corporate initiatives
Highlight corporate community involvement using media relations activities, contacts, and experience
Create and help maintain corporate website content
Coordinate employee participation in volunteer and community initiatives and corporate sponsored events
Draft intelligent, provocative copy targeted at varied audiences to support corporate communications at all levels
Four year degree candidates preferred
Position demands three years post-collegiate, related professional experience
Strong communication skills, requiring minimal editing or oversight
Ability to analyze, develop and use relationships for positive corporate impacts
Ability to independently and successfully execute multiple initiatives concurrently
Proficiency in Microsoft Office required, while additional research, social media, and media archive experience is also desired
We offer: Comprehensive benefits package (medical, prescription, dental), tuition reimbursement, 401k, etc.
Starting salary for this on-site, full-time position is approximately $42,500 per year, commensurate with experience.
Please visit our website, www.sjindustries.com for full details. Select Employment Opportunities & follow the prompts to apply. You will have the option to post your resume online.