Exelon Sr. Advocacy Communications Specialist in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia

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PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION

The Advocacy Communications Specialist is responsible for planning and executing integrated campaigns focused on achieving the company's policy outcomes. The Specialist will work closely with internal teams from government affairs, corporate communications and others throughout Exelon's operating companies.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

1 Manage relationships with grassroots/grasstops coalitions in key states.

2 Write and review Op-Eds; Refine and approve social/digital media content related to state and federal campaigns.

3 Create and refine message maps focused on key policy priorities. Write concise, persuasive employee engagement emails, evaluate employee advocacy efforts and potential for optimization/scaling as needed.

4 Execute a variety of organizational tasks including:

· Manage daily media and social monitoring process for multiple state and federal campaigns

· Scheduling conference calls with large groups of internal and external participants

· Compiling daily and weekly reports for internal and executive audiences

· Maintaining campaign project trackers and budgets

· Preparing presentations for internal updates to cross-functional teams

· Curating an up-to-date database of key reporters, columnists and 3rd party influencers

· Creating briefing books for editorial board meetings and media interviews

POSITION SPECIFICATIONS

Minimum:

· 4-year relevant degree and a minimum of 5 to 8 years’ experience in communications, campaign management or community/grassroots engagement.

· Proven, excellent communications skills – both written and interpersonal.

· Strong writer able to persuade and educate readers/stakeholders.

· Ability to manage multiple campaigns simultaneously while paying close attention to tactical details (task-oriented executer)

· Ability to work strategically and interface easily with senior business leaders and external audiences including community leaders, media, and stakeholders.

Preferred:

· Experience on a state or federal political campaign.

· Experience in news reporting or other journalistic endeavor.

· Energy business/industry knowledge

Job Communications

Organization: BSC Communications, Public Advocacy and Corporate Relations

Title: Sr. Advocacy Communications Specialist

Location: IL-CHICAGO

Other Locations: US-DC-WASHINGTON

Requisition ID: 211749