PowerSouth Energy Cooperative, an electric generation and transmission cooperative serving Alabama and Northwest Florida, is seeking a Public Relations professional in the Communications Department at the Headquarters Office located in Andalusia, Alabama. The purpose of this position is to project and maintain a positive public image through means including, but not limited to:
Cultivating and upholding strong relationships with members, the media, and PowerSouth communities
Overseeing all aspects of internal and external publications
Various other writing assignments (i.e., speechwriting)
Various other public relations duties, including conducting events and tours.
Applicant must possess a four-year (4) degree in journalism, public relations, communications or a related field and three to five (3-5) years of experience. Applicant must also possess superior oral and written communications skills.
Employment is subject to a negative drug test, background check and completion of a comprehensive application for employment. PowerSouth offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits program.
About PowerSouth Energy Cooperative
PowerSouth Energy Cooperative, headquartered in Andalusia, Ala., is a generation and transmission (G&T) electric cooperative that serves the wholesale power needs of 20 distribution members — 16 electric cooperatives and four municipal electric systems — in Alabama and northwest Florida.
PowerSouth was formed in 1941 to generate and sell electricity. Today, PowerSouth remains a trusted energy provider for the distribution members, who serve end-use members in 39 Alabama and 10 Florida counties.