Communications Specialist

Business Development Los Angeles, California United States San Francisco, California


Description

About EVgo 

EVgo is the nation’s largest public fast charging network for electric vehicles, with more than 800 fast charging locations in 66 markets in 34 states. Powered by 100% renewable energy. EVgo serves more than 200,000 customers nationwide.

EVgo fast chargers are compatible with all fast charge capable EV models currently on the market, including Tesla Models S/X/3 with a CHAdeMO adapter EVgo has the best operating record in the industry – more than 98% uptime – and consistently earns top consumer scores on PlugShare. 

Founded in 2010, EVgo partners with retail hosts, hotels, shopping centers, gas stations parking lot operators and other stakeholders to make it easier to fast charge your EV close to where you live, work and play.

Position Summary:

The Communications Specialist is responsible for leading EVgo’s internal and external messaging, including managing PR consultants, social media platforms, customer communications, and ensuring message coordination across the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Senior Director for Marketing and Communications to develop and implement the company’s communications strategy.
  • Manage external PR agencies, holding them accountable to key performance objectives.
  • Engage directly with journalists and other media as needed.
  • Maintain a online library of PowerPoint presentations and other written materials supporting external presentations, events and media engagement.
  • Manage customer communications, including newsletter, blogs, and support customer care team.
  • Incorporate updated messaging across EVgo platforms including social media and the corporate website.
  • Lead internal corporate communications, including updating EVgo team members on recent company highlights.
  • Coordinate with other EVgo colleagues on investor relations matters.
  • Measure return on investment of EVgo corporate communications initiatives.
  • Coordinate with internal other EVgo team members to improve how the organization communicates with one another and outside stakeholders.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or commensurate experience, major in Communications, Marketing, or Liberal Arts preferred.
  • 2-3 years minimum experience in a marketing or communications role, clean transportation or energy experience a plus.
  • Clear, precise, and compelling communications skills, both verbal and written.
  • Highly organized and able to track multiple projects at once
  • Detail-oriented, organized, deadline-driven .
  • High proficiency in all areas of Microsoft Office to include Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Exceptional team player who can flourish working in a collegial environment as well as being a self-motivated individual contributor.
  • Intellectually curious, desire and ability to learn new content and concepts and be able to think creatively.
  • Must possess strong planning, interpersonal, decision making, problem solving skills.

 

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