Outreach Specialist Intern

internship - , paid

Walker Miller Energy Services
Detroit, MI
Closed
Posted 59 Days ago
Walker Miller Energy Services
Detroit, MI
internship - , paid
Posted 59 Days ago
Closed

Description

OUTREACH SPECIALIST INTERN Walker-Miller Energy Services - Detroit, MI4.0 2 hours agoInternshipEstimated: $33,000 - $45,000 a year Apply Now Skills * SharePoint * Microsoft Word * Driver's License * Customer Service * Microsoft Office Company Overview: Walker-Miller Energy Services is an 18-year-old Detroit-based, core-values driven company committed to changing lives through energy efficiency. We create and manage customized energy waste reduction programs that help electric and gas utilities meet mandated energy savings goals. We provide our utility clients with a wide range of energy-saving and renewable energy solutions. From individual utility customers and construction contractors, to utilities, municipalities, and government bodies, our clients have come to depend on our customized energy efficiency programs to help them to meet their energy saving goals. Our experience driven philosophy of energy efficiency as economic development helps families and businesses save energy and save money. Through innovative, inclusive initiatives, we help build communities by creating local jobs, producing equitable energy savings for all rate payers, and spurring the growth of diverse local businesses. Our operating philosophy is reflected in our core values. We refer to them as B-Hive. B - Boldly Go H - Humble Confidence I - Inclusive Stewardship V - Value Reputation E - Extraordinary Experience Position Overview: We provide our utility clients with a wide range of energy-saving and renewable energy solutions. From individual utility customers and construction contractors, to utilities, municipalities, and government bodies, our clients have come to depend on our customized energy efficiency programs to help them to meet their energy saving goals. Job Description: The Intern Outreach Specialist is primarily responsible for deepening customer awareness of and participation in the program suite including identifying and developing relationships with community-based partner organizations, groups, networks and directly organizing and attending meetings and events. This role will also be responsible for preparing and presenting presentations informing the community of the various energy waste reduction programs that the utility offers. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time. * Identify and develop relationships with community-based partner organizations, groups and networks across program territory * Create and staff direct-to-customers outreach opportunities including meetings of varied size and scope, including presentations and events * Assist program management and Marketing/Creative team in development of communication materials for assigned programs. These may include case studies, invitations, program descriptions and presentations * Collaborate with local partner organizations to share program updates and cross-promote resources * Assist Marketing team as directed with participation in larger trade show and seminar events * Manage event coordination from initiation to follow-up including tracking promotion, RSVP's, securing venues, coordinating room preparation, and food service * Create and modify documents using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint for uploading to SharePoint Education and Experience: * 1-2 years of experience in marketing, community organizing, or event coordinating * Undergraduate student majoring in marketing, advertising, business or related field Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: * Booth Design and Setup * Strong customer service and communication skills * Must be able to handle a wide variety of work in a fast-paced environment * Must be detail-oriented, organized, a self-starter and have the ability to prioritize workload * Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically PowerPoint and Outlook * Strong data entry skills when entering information in tracking systems/databases * Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing with customers, clients and employees Licenses & Certifications: * Valid drivers license with acceptable driving record Travel Requirements * Willingness to travel up 70% of the time, including some evenings/weekends Physical Demands and Work Environment: * Required to sit and or stand for extended periods of time * Ability to lift up to 30 pounds * Noise level is typically moderate Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. The above information describes the general duties and requirements necessary to perform the principle functions of the position. This shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the duties and requirements that may be necessary in this position. Walker-Miller Energy Services, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Skills

event management, writing, communication, community organizing, economic development, creativity, stewardship, outreach services, microsoft office, microsoft excel, microsoft powerpoint, customer service, microsoft word, marketing, program management

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