South Central Power Company, Ohio’s largest electric cooperative, is looking for an energetic and creative individual to fill the position of Communications Specialist with a focus in design. This position will be responsible for crafting multimedia content for use in communicating with members, employees, and the public. The successful applicant must possess a strong ability to engage internal and external audiences through strong interpersonal and creative skills. Superior writing and graphic design skills are required. Strong knowledge of social media tools and engagement strategies is required. The position works out of our Lancaster office and reports to our Communications Manager.
A post-secondary degree in graphic design, multi-media arts, journalism, marketing, communications or a related field is required.
Three to five years in the field of communications with design, photography and/or video experience is preferred.
Must possess advanced knowledge of principles and tactics of design, photography, and video production, writing and editing skills, and must be able to operate within a Windows/PC-based computer environment.
Proficient with Microsoft Office suite and Adobe Creative Cloud applications, as well as online services such as Canva, Wordpress and social media management platforms.
South Central Power Company offers an attractive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, retirement, 401(K) and paid-time off.