Communications Specialist

The Communications Specialist position is an opportunity for a detail-oriented communications specialist to join a growing agency. This individual will support the implementation of communication and social media strategies for a variety of clients, including government, nonprofit and corporations.

Responsibilities Include

  • Participate in planning, research, writing, and strategy development for communications projects
  • Coordinate with various departments and people to develop creative and digital assets
  • Draft correspondence, meeting notes, internal and client reports, and other types of materials
  • Contribute to project plans and track project activities, timelines and quality reviews
  • Create and maintain production schedules and editorial calendars
  • Write and edit content for various digital communications channels
  • Support social and traditional media outreach, including strategy, content development, and analytics
  • Lead and collaborate with other team members to address client challenges


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and multidisciplinary project skills
  • Adaptable and curious
  • Familiarity with communications techniques and technologies
  • Ability to complete multiple projects and workstreams, and meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and editing skills

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing or related field
  • Two to four years of experience in communications or marketing

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Familiarity with social media monitoring and tracking, including experience using monitoring software
  • Experience using project management software and tools
  • Prior communications agency or firm experience

If interested, please send us an email to and include your resume and cover letter. 

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Contact Us

Urban Emu is an experience agency with a fast growing team of experience designers, facilitators, strategists, researchers, UX/UI designers, and software engineers that create innovative experiences to improve and transform businesses.

We love to hear about ideas big or small. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us regarding your project.