Director of Communications

Lorain-Medina Rural Electric Cooperative
Wellington, OH Full-time
Posted on May 22, 2019

Director of Communications

We are seeking applications for the position of Director of Communications.

Position Objectives:

• To maintain and improve the Cooperative’s relationships with the membership and the general public by providing local media with news stories and information.

• To develop annual and long-range departmental plans that will fully and efficiently utilize well-trained and managed department personnel to carry out the above objectives in a safe and efficient manner.

Education & Experience:

• A bachelor’s degree in Business or communications is required. Exceptionally favorable experience may be considered for a portion of the education requirements.

• A minimum of five to ten years of general business experience, including positions dealing directly communications and public relations, is required. Electric utility experience if preferred.

• Experience in planning and coordinating organization’s external community relations programs and community and/or economic development preferred.

This highly motivated individual will work for two progressive rural electric cooperatives serving rural Lorain, Medina, Seneca, Crawford, Wyandot, and parts of neighboring counties. The Cooperatives provides a competitive salary and benefit package.

Lorain-Medina Rural Electric Cooperative and North Central Electric Cooperative are equal opportunity employers.