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2020 University Graduate (U.S.) - Corporate Communications & External Affairs

Requisition ID:  221534



Corporate Affairs college hire generalist supports implementation of strategic plans in communications (internal and external), media relations, social and digital communications, issues management, and public affairs. 


General Job Duties


  • Write compelling content for internal and external platforms (web, intranet, blog, social media, etc.), and media outreach activities, in collaboration with internal and external experts
  • Create multimedia content
  • Curate content for a variety of Bechtel publications and websites
  • Perform research and analysis to support issues management, reputation management, and media relations
  • Support execution of internal and external communications plans
  • Serve as a webmaster for internal and external websites
  • Perform other duties as necessary


Basic Qualifications 


  • A bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications, Public Relations, Broadcasting, Mass Communications or a related field from an accredited college or University
  • Eligibility to work and remain in the U.S. without sponsorship
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check 
  • Good writer, proficient in AP style
  • Understanding of social media and digital communications 
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Online suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, Yammer, and PowerPoint)
  • Demonstrated teamwork, strategic thinking, problem solving, strong interpersonal skills, initiative with professional discipline, motivation, and the desire to continually learn 
  • Accurate, detail-oriented, and quick learner with ability to take direction from multiple sources
  • Able to work within a multicultural global team
  • A writing exercise may be required. Applications should include at least three current writing samples.


Preferred Qualifications 


  • Experience in graphic software, such as Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop
  • Familiarity with web design
  • Knowledge of SharePoint Online a plus
  • Familiarity with PowerBI or other metrics/analytics tools
  • Knowledge of Kentico CMS a plus
  • Experience in data analysis a plus

Bechtel’s internal staffing policy includes the minimum time that you need to be in your current position before applying to a new position.  Please refer to the applicable policy manual and ensure you meet the minimum requirements.