Marketing Communications Manager

Atlanta, Georgia

Job Description

Are you passionate about taking a valuable, differentiated brand in the cleantech space to the next level? Do you love to drive leads via events, web, social media, and PR? We’re looking for a smart, high-energy, and self-motivated marketing communications manager to join our high-performance marketing team. You’ll play a key role in fueling Urjanet’s rapid growth through brand awareness initiatives that reach prospective buyers, convince them of the value of our products and services, and convert them to leads. This Atlanta-based position will report to the Director of Marketing and work closely with members of the marketing, sales, and leadership team.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic, and collaborative environment in which smart and ambitious people challenge each other every day to do their best work and solve big problems
  • Have 2 – 4 years of marketing communications or related experience (internships count)
  • Like telling stories and get a kick out of getting people to that big aha! moment when they understand how our products can make their lives easier
  • Are computer literate (working knowledge of word processing, PowerPoint, Excel). Proficiency in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop highly desired
  • Possess excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Can think on your feet, learn quickly, and when things change, you roll with it
  • Have the ability to communicate in a professional manner with press and community contacts
  • Have the ability to work well independently and within a team
  • Knowledge of HTML, website content management (WordPress), and graphic design a plus.
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices preferred
  • Passion for energy, sustainability and/or technology subject matter preferred

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Lead planning and execution of two Urjanet-hosted industry events, SPARK (Fall) and the customer-focused Data Summit (Spring)
  • Plan, coordinate, schedule, and help execute Urjanet’s presence in industry trade shows
  • Update and maintain Urjanet’s social media presence
  • Lead PR efforts and coordinate content production
  • Plan, write, and place contributed articles, blog posts, and other content
  • Draft, distribute, and pitch news releases, media alerts, and other stories
  • Assist with management of editorial calendars
  • Create marketing and promotional materials, both print and digital
  • Maintain a calendar of relevant awards and coordinate submission process
  • Assist with coordination of analyst relations efforts
  • Regularly update websites
  • Manage interns
  • Measure success of various marketing campaigns
  • Promote uniformity and consistency of brand
  • Prepare agendas and conduct research
  • Collaborate with staff on new ideas, directions, and tools for marketing and communications
  • Other duties as assigned

Are you ready to take your career to the next level? To land this gig, you must be persistent, passionate about marketing and sales, like being part of a hard-working and fun-loving team, and have some sales and/or marketing experience. Internships, volunteer work, summer jobs and part-time work count.