Vernon Electric Cooperative, Westby, broadening our Member Service department. We are seeking a full-time, Communications Specialist to lead member and employee engagement; assist in answering member questions or concerns; and work collaboratively with staff to develop, implement, and execute communications to aid in achieving the cooperative's strategic goals and objectives.

Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, journalism, or a related field is required. One to two years of relevant experience is preferred. Applicant must be a motivated self-starter with the ability to manage tasks in a timely manner with limited supervision. Must have exceptional written, verbal, and presentation communication skills; and be proficient in MS Office and software programs, including the Adobe Suite, that produces web/digital/print publications. Capable of supporting and executing communication plans and campaigns that advance cooperative goals and drive business objectives forward. To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate a commitment to member service, the electric industry, and professional communications.

Vernon Electric Cooperative is an equal opportunity provider and employer offering a flexible schedule, competitive wage, and an excellent benefits package. To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and a minimum of three professional references to Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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