Edison Electric Institute has an opportunity for a Media
Media Relations Representative will provide daily support for EEI’s news
products and monitor industry-related developments. Other responsibilities
include handling routine media inquiries, researching industry and media
issues, approving Web-site content, responding to member questions, providing
meeting support, and assisting with budgeting.
job requires a bachelor’s degree and at least one year of applicable experience
in the communications, public relations, or journalism field, or press-related
experience on Capitol Hill or in a trade association, PR agency, corporation,
or government office. Energy experience is desired but not mandatory.
successful candidate will have excellent written and oral communication skills
and a basic understanding of the public-policy process. The ability to juggle
complex tasks under deadline pressure is essential.
APPLY: Send your résumé, writing sample, and cover letter, including salary
requirements, to email@example.com. (PF