WHAT ARE THE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THIS POSITION?
Coordinates, develops, and assists with projects and initiatives in one or more of the following Public Affairs functional areas: communications, community development, community relations, company giving programs, issue management, media relations, pr/marketing, and government affairs
Develops messages and communications for specific audiences
Provides communication expertise
WHAT KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS ARE NEEDED TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS POSITION?
Develops communication strategies and plans
May respond to media and public inquiries
Interacts and develops/enhances relationships with internal and external organizations and key people
Coordinates and develops communication strategies, plans, and messages to support key initiatives
Proactively identifies issues and creates action plans for resolution
ITEMS OF NOTE
This role may require occasional work on evenings and/or weekends with State Farm-sponsored activities. Education, training and/or prior work experience in the fields of public relations, communithy relations and/or philanthropy are preferred, but not required. This role also requires occasional travel (including overnight) within Georgia and South Carolina.
PLEASE NOTE: For those who might be interested, the Public Affairs Community team will be hosting an informational conference call on Thursday, 1/10/13, at 2:00 pm EST. This call will give more insight into the Community Specialist role, and will provide an open forum to answer any questions. Conference call number is 1-877-873-8018, and the access code is 1223463. THIS CALL IS NOT MANDATORY FOR CONSIDERATION FOR THIS POSITION.
BENEFITS: TOTAL REWARDS
Our Total Rewards benefits package includes:
Competitive starting salary
Annual merit reviews
Annual bonus potential
You may also be eligible to participate in Medical, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance, Vision, 401(k) Plan (Savings & Thrift in Canada), Credit Union, a fully funded retirement pension plan, and more.
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