AECOM Communications Associate in New York, New York
United States of America - New York, New York
MTA Capital Construction, through its project management consultant AECOM, is seeking a Communications Associate to support the East Side Access Director of Communications and Community Outreach in developing and implementing internal communications and external communications efforts. This position requires excellent creativity, exceptional time management and organizational skills, as well as the ability to adapt, respond quickly and juggle multiple tasks at one time.
Graphics, Presentations, Research and Writing
Provide various internal project teams/departments with graphic and presentation support
Contribute to the creation of eye-catching graphics, presentations and print/digital collateral
Research and draft client-facing materials, including memos, presentations, press releases, and social media content
Assist with the coordination of tours of various project sites for internal and external organizations and groups
Organize project tour vetting packages and materials for review; assist with the setup and leading of tours
Photography & Videography
- Assist in coordinating project videography and digital photography acquisition efforts including taking and editing of photos and editing and creation of videos and other dynamic content for presentations and website use
Provide content and content management support for the project intranet site including preparing articles, graphics, images and updates to project information, ensuring relevance and accuracy of data
Assist with the management of digital and social media platforms such as Twitter, Instagram, Flickr, Facebook, blogs, etc.
- Assist with the planning and coordination of internal and external project events
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Journalism, or related field
2+ years of communications, marketing or public relations experience
Strong writing and verbal communication skills, as well as internet research skills
Ability to problem solve, build relationships, and take the initiative
Ability to manage multiple projects and competing priorities in a fast paced environment, with occasionally limited resources, while meeting deadlines
Ability to work individually and with a team
Proficient in Microsoft programs including Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Lightroom and Premiere Pro
Basic understanding of HTML
Proficiency using Apple products
Interest in public service, the public sector, transportation, infrastructure or construction a plus
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Job Category Communications
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 192806BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.