The company is an investor-owned enterprise with a mission to build the first commercially viable, privately-sponsored high speed rail system serving the public as a common carrier in the United States.
Create, communicate and maintain project plans including timelines, team meetings, project status updates, escalating internal issues and assisting in issue resolution
Interact with key internal stakeholders to create strategies and tactics to keep staff and partners informed of company and project developments and organizational changes
Lead development of communication strategies across the company and with partner organizations, seeing through the execution of plans
When required, serve as spokesman for the company externally
Support development and execution of company's corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives
Proactively make recommendations to senior leadership in order to continually improve the communications process and increase employee engagement
Ensure that all O&M Transportation elements of the high-speed rail program are delivered within scope, quality standards, budget and schedule throughout the duration of the entire project.
Assist in development of all the necessary plans, documents, and cost estimates necessary to achieve Financial Close.
Undergraduate degree in communications, marketing, business or related
10+ years' experience in corporate communications
Extremely organized with a mind for process, a keen eye for detail and the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
Excellent writer and editor able to create content across a variety of channels
Highly effective communicator able to work on, and bring together, multiple project teams and departments
High-energy self-starter able to develop creative solutions that positively impact the business
Experience in the transportation or infrastructure industry a big plus
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