Kentucky Electric Cooperatives is the statewide association that provides services for the 24 local, consumer-owned electric distribution utilities in the state, as well as two generation and transmission cooperatives that produce power. Electric co-ops in Kentucky serve 843,000 consumer-members, providing power to one-third of Kentucky’s population. Association services include representation before the General Assembly, Congress and regulatory bodies; safety training; coordination of management training; and public relations support including publication of Kentucky Living magazine, the largest circulation publication in the state with about 475,000 copies mailed monthly, with a readership of 1.2 million.
Our organization is looking for a motivated individual to fill our role as a Communications Office Coordinator. This role will provide administrative and project management support for the Communications department and team members, including statewide co-op engagement and the coordination of Kentucky Living magazine functions. Requires strong skills in communication, collaboration, and customer service when interacting with member co-ops and their members, team members, business partners, and readers.
Some college required; bachelor’s degree preferred
2 years’ experience, preferably in a communications and/or editorial environment
Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; use of database/spreadsheets; outstanding customer service; high attention to detail
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, within Macintosh environment a plus; Dropbox and similar applications
Travel when required
KAEC offers a generous benefits package that includes 9 paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental and vision insurance, short/long term disability, company paid life insurance, flexible spending program, educational assistance, company funded pension and a 401(k) plan with employer match.
If working in a fast paced, energetic environment, where you can meet new people across the state of Kentucky and beyond, interests you, please apply at our website at www.kaec.org and follow the Career link to learn more and apply for this exciting position