SCANA Corporation is seeking experienced candidate for public affairs specialist supporting media relations and strategic communication for company related issues and projects. Position is based at SCANA’s corporate headquarters in Cayce, SC, and will handle day to day media inquiries and coordinate planning and execution of initiatives designed to protect and promote the company’s image and reputation.
Level of position will be determined based upon qualifications of candidate.
• Public Affairs Specialist experience includes a minimum of five years public relations and/or media communications experience required.
• Lead Public Affairs Specialist experience includes a minimum of seven years public relations and/or media communications experience required.
All candidates must have the ability to work well within a team and have good project management skills. Additional requirements include a BA in Journalism, English, or other communication related field and ability to write to AP style. Job requires excellent oral and written communication skills, composure under stress, ability to translate complex issues/topics into understandable terms, after hours media duty on a rotating basis, writing for corporate publications, presentation development and public speaking, experience using social media as part of a business communication strategy. On camera experience preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
SCANA and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity, affirmative action employers. Our jobs are open to all applicants regardless of race, color, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, marital status, pregnancy, disability, military status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law.
Please submit your online application on or before 4/21/2013.