COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST

Opinion Dynamics, a leading energy research and consulting firm, is seeking a Communications Specialist based in our Waltham, MA headquarters.  The Communications Specialist will work to disseminate a vast array of original content into appropriate social media and traditional channels.  The Communications Specialist will also help shape content for use to external audiences.

Responsibilities


  • Work collaboratively with marketing and project teams to support business communication efforts
  • Develop original content to be promoted via social media, email and print
  • Develop technical content in terms people can understand
  • Work with the marketing team to develop and execute on-brand digital marketing campaigns
  • Work to expand existing social media networks with the desired audience and explore additional platforms
  • Create reports to track the success of content promoted via social media and other platforms
  • Monitor brand presence across all social platforms, and respond where applicable.
  • Research current social industry trends, reports and upcoming platforms and technology
  • Layout and design eye catching digital and printed marketing collateral
  • Graphic support for proposals and reports
  • Set and communicate deadlines to project teams and ensure timelines are met

Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in marketing, communications, public relations or similar
  • Vast knowledge and experience with social media and traditional media outlets
  • Minimum of 3 years related work experience, consulting firm experience preferred
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Exceptional written and oral skills
  • Energy industry experience a strong plus
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite, Constant Contact and WordPress a plus
  • Flexibility in hours depending on needs—note this is a full-time position

This job is perfect for a person with some marketing/PR agency experience who is looking to join a growing company in a new role.

To be considered for this position, please send your cover letter and resume to:

Careers: Communications Specialist

careers@opiniondynamics.com


No phone calls, please. Only those resumes accompanied by a cover letter will be considered. Opinion Dynamics is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer.