Kinder Morgan Corporate Communications Coordinator in HOUSTON, Texas

Corporate Communications Coordinator

Job ID #:15191Location:TX-HOUSTON

Functional Area:Public RelationsPosition Type:Full Time

Experience Required:1 - 3 YearsRelocation Provided:No

Education Required:Bachelors Degree

RC/Department:0060 -KMI - CORP COMM/PUBLIC AFFAIRS :KMI

Position Description

  • Public Relations – develop strategies, fact sheets and backgrounders to communicate the company's story and its position on key issues and positively promote its reputation

  • Employee Communications – research, write stories and take photos/shoot video for the company's electronic newsletter and its web site

  • Media Relations - write news releases and media statements, coordinate interviews with and provide counsel to business unit management, pitch and place stories with trade and other media, serve as spokesperson

  • Web Site and Intranet – assist in developing and updating content and look

  • Social Media – maintain and monitor corporate Facebook page, Twitter account and Linked-In account

  • Crisis Communications – Serve as a member of the emergency response team, available 24-7

Position Requirements

Seeking an energetic strategist with excellent writing skills. Media relations experience is strongly desired. Spokesperson and crisis communications experience in the energy industry are a plus. Must be detail-oriented and capable of managing multiple projects concurrently, producing accurate/quality work in a time-sensitive environment. Self-starter, resourceful, team player who accepts the responsibility of being on call 24-7. Candidate must have 1-3 years of Public Relations experience. Job level commensurate with experience and skill set.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.