As part of the Corporate Communications team, the writer
will gather information through research and interviews
to develop print and digital content for employees
(highly specialized engineers, economists, and other
professionals) and a broad range of external audiences
(national and regional media, utility and energy
companies, financial institutions, state policymakers
and commissioners, and federal regulators).
The writer will develop ideas for, write, and edit
annual reports, brochures, web copy, external and
internal news articles, executive announcements,
speeches, and presentations.
He/she will edit and manage content submitted for
publication by employees across the company, proofread
content written by other members of the communications
team, and occasionally support the editing of technical
reports. The writer will adhere to and implement
editorial standards for quality and style following the
Chicago Manual of Style and company-specific guidelines.
The writer will coordinate and post content to the
company’s intranet and external websites and is
responsible for finding and editing photos and graphics
for this content.
The writer must explore and recommend new, creative
solutions and opportunities applicable to the company’s
communication products. He/she must develop a strong
understanding of the business to ensure that key
messages are reflected in all communications.
Minimum 5 years of demonstrated, successful writing
experience in corporate communications, PR, or
journalism. Qualified candidates must be able to
simplify highly complex, technical information; express
messages persuasively; present information clearly,
consistently, and logically; and establish context,
content, and tone appropriately for the intended
audiences and purpose. Candidates must be adept at
writing for a variety of styles: web, news, reports,
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, Public
Relations, Marketing, English, or related field.
- Strong interpersonal, listening, and interviewing
- Comfort working independently but also
collaboratively with other members of busy, active
- Strong organizational skills; ability to multitask
and prioritize work
- Acute attention to detail and accuracy; self edits
- Uses sound judgment when determining content for
- Strategic and creative
- Willing to take on highly complex subject matter
- Familiarity with Chicago Manual of Style
- Fluency with Microsoft Office suite of tools
- Proficient using/learning digital and web-based
- Knowledge of or interest in energy industry a plus
- Experience writing annual reports a plus
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer. Applicants for
employment are considered without regard to race, creed,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital
status, national origin, age, disability, status as a
veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or being a member of the
Reserves or National Guard. We maintain a drug-free
workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse
We are an Affirmative Action-Equal Opportunity Employer
This position is located in Holyoke, MA.
ISO New England is a regional transmission organization (RTO), serving Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and...