We have an opportunity
available for a Communication Consultant in Minneapolis, Minn. In this role, you
will be accountable for excellent communications project management, writing,
and client service. You will contribute to corporate goals and targets through
execution of communications strategies. You will also coordinate work with other
Communications staff to ensure alignment with overall strategy for the company
and/or business units, jurisdictions and issues.
• Plans, researches, writes, edits and coordinates
development of electronic and web-based communications
• Documents and
improves processes to produce quality, on-time results.
• Serves on various
cross-functional teams to provide communications perspectives and helps develop
and implement plans and tactics to achieve team's mission. Provides
communications counsel to clients.
• Works closely with vendor-partners,
including IT to ensure production meets quality and timing requirements.
Understands and supports Xcel Energy’s brand; understands and demonstrates
behaviors in accordance with the corporate values.
At Xcel Energy, our
customers' quality of life depends on the energy we provide. Every time they
flip a switch or turn a dial, they tap into the energy of over 12,000 people
working to make life better. As a leading combination electricity and natural
gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of
energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million
natural gas customers.
Xcel Energy has become a leader in the energy
industry by demonstrating excellence in environmental performance. Our
environmental commitment includes improving air quality, conserving resources,
harnessing renewable energy, and protecting wildlife and habitats.
Energy's vitality comes from our people. It takes professionals in engineering,
customer service, linemen, marketing and sales professionals, energy traders,
mechanics, finance and accounting professionals and many others to power our
company. We offer competitive compensation and benefit programs that include a
range of options and coverage
degree in Journalism, Public Relations, or Communications
• 8 years
experience in working with designers, web technology, and dealing directly with
• Proven ability to write clearly, concisely, quickly and accurately
for both web and print communications incorporating key messages and calls to
action and using appropriate language and tone for the target audience;
knowledge of AP Style and web writing style.
• Able to progress on a variety
of projects during the course of the workday and accustomed to working at a fast
• Experience and success in communications for variety of
• Experience with MS Office suite and web content
• Ability to participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation for crisis
• Experience in an agency or
• Social Media
• Web content
• Work collaboration tools
• Communication measurement and
Apply online now.