Communications Specialist, Senior

ITC Holdings Corp.


Under the direction of the Manager, Marketing & Communications, the Communications Specialist will develop and execute marketing and communications tactics that support operating company objectives. By creating various communications deliverables, the Communications Specialist will play a key role with supporting the implementation of the operating company business plan.


  • Provides communications support for operating company capital projects, including communications counsel, materials development, media support and message development.
  • Produces written content for materials, presentations, news releases and other applications. Conducts interviews and gathers information for production of print and digital content.
  • Produces print materials to support operating company activities. Examples include newsletters, brochures, fact sheets, project profiles, position papers and mailings.
  • Produces digital external communications elements for the operating company, including video production, website materials, social media placements, digital media communications (advertising, newsletters, etc.)
  • Develops presentation materials for business unit team members, including PowerPoint presentations, talking points, and message documents. Assists in preparations for company events and stakeholder meetings (e.g., Partners in Business).
  • Provides communications support for operating company community outreach activities, including charitable giving and economic development activities.
  • Provides back-up support for news media outreach, including developing media talking points, preparing team members for media interviews, and drafting guest editorials and columns.
  • Collaborates with Marketing & Communications team members to develop customer case studies and testimonials, website/intranet content, leadership messages, training materials, employee features, business operations overviews, field interviews and other projects as assigned.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Communications, English, Journalism, Marketing, or relevant, equivalent experience and/or education.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in relevant field required, such as public relations, communications, video, general marketing communications and advertising.
  • Excellent interpersonal, writing, editing, presentation and professional communication skills.
  • Understands the importance of positioning, platform, brand, and voice of the organization.
  • Maintains composure and exhibits professionalism while contending with tense situations. 
  • Ability to efficiently manage multiple tasks and/or projects concurrently.
  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively, verbally and in writing, with leaders, colleagues, and individuals inside and outside the company.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft products including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Professionally and effectively manages and prioritizes time while handling multiple tasks simultaneously in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Some travel required.
  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States for any employer. ITC does not sponsor employment visas, such as H-1B or TN visas.
Job Benefits:

•   Medical and Prescription Drug Insurance
•   Dental Insurance
•   Life Insurance and AD&D
•   Vision Insurance
•   Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance
•   Flexible Spending Accounts
•   Employee Assistance Program
•   Tuition Reimbursement
•   Time Off Program that includes vacation, sick and holiday

•   Defined Benefit Pension Plan 
•   Comprehensive Wellness Services including biometric screenings and health assessments
•   401(k) Retirement Savings Plan

Application Instructions:

Please apply on the link provided. Thank you!

Job ID: 83603

Posted 17 days ago

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