Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Operations Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Description:

Business Unit Job Title - Communications Specialist 

As a partner to the Oilfield Services group, you are a seasoned communications practitioner and counselor who works with the business segment Communications Leader to create and deliver employee engagement and integration communications for a recently acquired business.

To be successful in this role, you will be a self-starter with curiosity about industry technology and trends related to energy transition.

As Communications Manager for the Oilfield Services business segment, you will be responsible for:
Strategy, planning, and execution:
• Develops project communications plans, nurtures partnerships, and measures impact of communications to continuously improve
• Understands the business's structure, purpose, products/services, priorities, and key measures
• Collaborates effectively with a variety of teams within the business and the Corporate Affairs function
• Writes in a variety of styles for a variety of formats in a way that is engaging, grammatically correct, and appropriate
• Actively looks for ways to improve work processes and makes practical suggestions
• Acts as the first point of contact between external audiences and the business, on occasions dealing with sensitive issues
• Coordinates with External Affairs team and Sales & Commercial team to highlight commercial successes and strategic partnerships during quarterly earnings process and throughout year
• Highlights new product launches through media, social media, and external awards opportunities in collaboration with product company marketing team
• Coordinates with HQ teams to represent Oilfield Services capabilities at enterprise level

Experience
• Minimum of five years of experience in communications in a global organization
• Oil and gas experience preferred
• Bachelor's degree in communications, journalism, public relations, business, or an equivalent major.

Skills
• Consistently delivers a high standard of work
• Demonstrates good judgment by clarifying the business purpose of the communication activities he/she works on. Asks "why?"
• Ability to influence and advocate for communications best practices
• Comfortable in ambiguous environments that require a proactive mindset
• Demonstrates strong writing, editing, research, and interviewing skills
• Aptitude for understanding technical subject matter and basic financial concepts
• Keeps pace in fast-moving communications environment; able to organize and prioritize
• Familiar with print, digital, video and graphic design production processes and can assist with production of various corporate communication projects

Work Schedule: M-F (hybrid ie. flexible/may vary on business activity)

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.