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Missouri River Energy Services: Seeks Communications Coordinator

By Megan Gould
Posted on 27 January 2020 | 11:35 am — 

With Who:  Missouri River Energy Services

Location:  Sioux Falls, SD

Type of Employment:  Full-Time

Position Description:  The Communications Coordinator promotes the interests and reputation of Missouri River Energy Services (MRES) to its members, non-members, and the media through the development and delivery of various communication materials, content, programs, and services by performing the following duties.


  • Plans, interviews, writes, develops, publishes, and provides information through written materials and publications.
  • Creates and maintains effective communications channels and manages the flow of news about the organization.
  • Develops and implements ideas and opportunities for feature articles, interviews, presentations, and other public relations activities that promote awareness of the company and the organization’s point of view.
  • Assists and coaches company staff with public speaking engagements, presentation development, and preparation of articles for publication.
  • Researches, writes, and oversees production of the organization’s videos.
  • Assists with content development and maintenance of MRES internet web sites.
  • Creates and produces MRES graphic materials, audio visual, and digital communications materials.
  • Takes photos and videos at corporate events and other activities.
  • Creates, recommends, and develops social media strategies, content, and materials.
  • Recommends strategies and coordinates communications to increase employee awareness and provide information on company developments.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism or related field, and one to two year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Excellent overall and written communication skills are required, including content writing for all media platforms.
  • Strong skills in photography, graphic design, and videography required.
  • Ability to apply design principles and generate creative solutions.
  • Expertise in the use of content management software, Microsoft® Office, and Adobe® Photoshop and InDesign required.
  • Innovative skills, including ability to think creatively, express original ideas and approaches preferred.
  • Effective planning and organizational skills.

Apply (or request more information):  Apply today! We provide very competitive wages, a comprehensive/low cost benefit package, and an outstanding work environment that promotes a long lasting career. For consideration, send your resume describing your qualifications for the position to Position is open until filled. EOE

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