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Communication Specialist (Arlington, VA)

Advanced Microgrid Solutions

Advanced Microgrid Solutions

Arlington, VA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Fluence (Nasdaq: FLNC) is a global market leader in energy storage products and services and digital applications for renewables and storage. With a presence in 30 global markets, Fluence provides an ecosystem of offerings to drive the clean energy transition, including modular, scalable storage products, comprehensive service offerings, and the Fluence IQ platform, which delivers AI-enabled digital applications for managing and optimizing storage and renewables. The company is transforming the way we power our world by helping customers create more resilient and sustainable electric grids. For more information, please visit fluenceenergy.com.
OUR CULTURE AND VALUES
We are guided by our passion to transform the way we power our world. Achieving our goals requires creativity, diversity of ideas and backgrounds, and building trust to effect change and move with speed.
We are Leading
Fluence currently has thousands of MW of energy storage projects operated or awarded worldwide in addition to the thousands of MW of projects managed by our trading platform—and we are growing every day.
We are Responsible
Fluence is defined by its unwavering commitment to safety, quality, and integrity.
We are Agile
We achieve our goals and meet our customer’s needs by cultivating curiosity, adaptability, and self-reflection in our teams.
We are Fun
We value the diversity in thought and experience of our coworkers and customers. Through honest, forthcoming, and respectful communications we work to ensure that Fluence is an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.
ABOUT THE POSITION
Location: Hybrid within Arlington, VA geographic area.
Fluence is seeking a Communications Specialist to support the global external corporate communications function at Fluence, deliver excellent content to build Fluence’s brand recognition and thought leadership, and support the company’s media relations function to amplify our voice in the industry and beyond.
The Communications Specialist will be part of the global corporate communications and marketing team and will report to Fluence’s Director of Communications. You will play a key role in helping develop and execute external communications content including press releases, blog posts, awards applications, case studies, media briefs, and more. The Communications Specialist position, like all roles in the corporate communications and marketing team, is highly cross-functional and will work collaboratively with regional teams, marketing, sales, and other parts of the organization to ensure we are pursuing the most effective communications strategies and building Fluence’s brand awareness with target stakeholder groups.
As the Communications Specialist at Fluence, you will:
•Write clear, compelling content in our brand voice, appealing to diverse audiences.
•Collaborate with internal subject matter experts and our regional teams to draft thought leadership blog articles.
•Provide media relations support, including drafting media briefs to prepare Fluence spokespeople for media interviews.
•Track and apply for executive speaking opportunities on behalf of Fluence’s executive leadership team.
•Manage the company’s global awards application process, including tracking deadlines, drafting compelling applications, and submitting applications.
•Track external communications results (media coverage, engagement, speaking and awards, etc.) against desired goals and report progress monthly.
•Maintain Fluence’s messaging guides and support the editing of regional content.

What will our ideal candidate bring to Fluence?

  • The ideal candidate will have 2-3+ years of experience in marketing and communications roles, especially for a mid-size energy or technology company undergoing rapid growth.
  • A bachelor’s degree with emphasis in communications, marketing, or related field preferred.
  • The ability to transform complex information and topics into easily digestible content.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to adapt to quickly changing priorities.
  • Growth mindset and a desire to learn continuously, work hard, be detail-oriented, analyze, and experiment. Self-motivated and dependable; a team player who views success of the teams as their own success.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and comfort using media relations software tools necessary.
  • An understanding of the renewable energy / electric sector landscape is a plus.
At Fluence we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace; if you are excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply!
#inclusionmatters
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Unlimited PTO
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Pet Insurance
Generous 401K Match
Annual Bonus Incentive
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Follow Fluence on LinkedIn: Fluence LinkedIn
Fluence Career Page: Fluence Careers
In Colorado & California, the standard pay range for this role is $61k - 75K annually. This range is specific to Colorado and California and may not be applicable in other locations.
Fluence IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and fully subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity to ensure that all applicants and employees are considered for hire, promotion, and job status without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital or familial status.