Looking for a position where you can explore a variety of types of communications, including events and training? Interested in learning how strategic communications fits into consulting? REI is creating a new position for a junior communications specialist. This position needs a strong writer who is flexible, willing to learn new skills and with a knack for problem solving.
The Junior Communications Specialist will provide expertise in event management while handling coordination of event logistics, monitoring and management of the speakers and program team staff. He/she will provide writing support for collateral, directly support senior speakers, and support the training team while learning new skills in this area.
"REI Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disability/Vet)"
Communications and Event Management
Other similar professional duties maybe assigned as needed
Out of town travel is expected 10-20% of the time.
Metrics for Success
Able to create a project timeline, manage the execution of that project, and evaluate the project’s challenges and successes.
Able to communicate upward, downward and outward to appropriate vendors/speakers/stakeholders regarding program changes, timelines and/or updates in a succinct and efficient manner.
Education & Training Requirements/Preferences
Bachelor’s degree required
Agency experience a plus
Minimum 5 years in communications
Other Required Skills and Qualifications
Employer will accept a suitable combination of education, training or experience