JOB POSTING

Communications Specialist

City Point Partners is a construction services firm serving the engineering and construction industries. We are looking to hire a Communications Specialist to join our Public Outreach team, which provides community outreach consulting services for a broad range of clients and projects.

Tasks
• Perform content development, editorial review, and final production of communication materials
• Research and develop detailed public involvement plans, stakeholder engagement plans, and outreach strategy documents
• Develop marketing, design, and communication materials on behalf of clients
• Coordinate with clients
• Organize and host virtual events with a large group of people with Zoom, Teams, or similar virtual platform
• Facilitate public meetings (in-person and virtual)
• Social media management, content development, and strategy
• Assist with proposal writing and business development
• Participate in project planning and scheduling
• Attend client and team meetings, and issue agendas and minutes
• Develop and maintain detailed stakeholder contact databases
• Provide support to clients and other team members

Required Skills
• Well-versed in content planning and creative communication strategies
• Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills
• Adept at Microsoft Office, with strong Excel and PowerPoint skills
• Event scheduling experience
• Familiar with virtual meeting platforms (i.e. Microsoft Teams, Zoom)
• Familiar with social media marketing tools
• Ability to build strategic customer relationships and ensure client satisfaction
• Ability to coordinate and work in concert with clients, team members, other contractors, and consultants
• Ability to problem-solve, prioritize deliverables, maintain schedules, and flexibility to adapt to last-minute changes and issues

Preferred Skills
• Knowledge of local, State, and Federal public engagement policies and protocols, the MA State Open Meeting Law, Environmental Justice populations, and accessibility requirements
• Knowledge of municipal and state agencies
• Prior experience in road, bridge, transportation, rail, or construction industries
• Familiar with graphic design software and programs

Qualifications
• A Bachelors Degree or a Masters Degree in Communications, Public Relations, Political Science, or equivalent professional experience
• 5+ years of experience in related field: communications, public relations, legislative affairs, public or private construction project administration

Equal Opportunity Employment
City Point Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, or disability.

Why Join City Point Partners?
City Point Partners has been awarded the Boston Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work” award, receiving recognition in 2016, 2017, and 2018. We offer a competitive base salary, excellent benefits package, 401(k) plan, and bonuses. Work/life balance is important to us, as is providing a high level of service and quality to our clients.

Please send resume and cover letter to Leila Cahillane at lcahillane@citypointpartners.com