Lead Analyst Outreach
Company: AVANGRID, Inc.
Posted on: September 14, 2022
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days) to receive an alert: Create Alert About AVANGRID: -AVANGRID,
Inc. (NYSE: AGR) aspires to be the leading sustainable energy
company in the United States. Headquartered in Orange, CT with
approximately $40 -billion in assets and operations in 24 U.S.
states, AVANGRID has two primary lines of business: Avangrid
Networks and Avangrid Renewables. -Avangrid Networks owns eight
electric and natural gas utilities, serving more than 3.3 million
customers in New York and New England. Avangrid Renewables owns and
operates a portfolio of renewable energy generation facilities
across the United States. AVANGRID employs approximately 7,000
people and has been recognized by Forbes and Just Capital as one of
the 2021 JUST 100 companies - a list of America's best corporate
citizens - and was ranked number one within the utility sector for
its commitment to the environment and the communities it serves.
The company supports the U.N.'s Sustainable Development Goals and
was named among the World's Most Ethical Companies in 2021 for the
third consecutive year by the -Ethisphere -Institute. For more
information, visit -www.avangrid.com PurposeThe Lead Analyst
Outreach acts as the key liaison between project teams and impacted
stakeholders (local government and municipal leaders, commercial
businesses, and private residents) to drive the success of major
infrastructure projects. This role helps to establish effective
communication strategies and outreach programs (both internal and
external), the development of key stakeholder relationships, and
the satisfaction of regulatory requirements. The Public Outreach
Specialist assists our project teams to develop, document,
implement and maintain processes as they pertain to public outreach
and communications for utility-related projects, including capital
(lines and substations), distribution, gas, customer-funded and
-Education and Experience Required---A Bachelor's degree from an
accredited college or university in communications, environmental
sciences, or related degree.
---Have at least three (3 -5) years of practical experience in
communications, environmental permitting, construction
communications, or related experience, preferably at a utility.
---Strong communications skills, particularly writing and public
---A firm grasp of Microsoft Office communications programs (Word,
Excel, PowerPoint, Teams).
---Hold a valid U.S. state driver's license.
---Willing to travel within the operating company's service area in
your state. May require occasional travel to other states.
- Be a role model
- Be agile
- Collaborate and Share
- Develop Self & Others
- Empower to grow
- Focus to achieve results
- Technical SkillsSkills and AbilitiesSkills/Abilities: ----Work
with Public Outreach Team members to ensure a consistent,
strategic, and proactive approach to project outreach and
communications at all operating companies.
---Provide outreach guidance and best practices implementation to
Project Teams across operating companies.
---Contribute to creating and delivering the Public Outreach annual
accomplishments and strategic plans.
---Use best practices and knowledge of internal/external business
issues to improve Outreach processes and services to clients.
---Work collaboratively with teams across multiple departments to
achieve maximum results from Public Outreach efforts.
---Develop and implement customer-focused strategic outreach plans
for all projects that incorporate our "Community in Mind"
---Provide full-service outreach activities to all projects within
the Projects organization.
---Develop and sustain relationships with key municipalities to aid
in the resolution of conflicts, develop and direct strategy and
process for interacting with local and state entities.
---Develop and implement common strategies, processes and
procedures of outreach and communications processes for
stakeholders including customers and abutters.
---Proactively work with residential and commercial customers,
advising of upcoming work, applying strategic tactics to ease the
burden of construction.
---Work with project teams regarding writing and editing
standardized project-related outreach materials.
---Coordinate and host public meetings and open houses.
---Provide notification of upcoming projects to project neighbors
and abutters; negotiate solutions to problems such as lost parking
spots, loss of business, noise complaints, etc.
---Develop and maintain tracking mechanisms for Outreach such as
customer and stakeholder lists, customer and stakeholder management
plans, and Outreach logs.
---Respond to urgent public relations issues on projects, bringing
in Corporate Communications and Public Affairs when necessary.
---Implement and maintain phone hotlines for critical projects and
---Work collaboratively with consultants, contractors, municipal
leaders, customers, and others in the communities served by the
---Perform other necessary duties as assigned by the Public
-Mobility InformationPlease note that any applicant who is not a
citizen of the country of the vacancy will be subject to compliance
with the applicable immigration requirements to legally work in
that country Avangrid employees may be assigned a system emergency
role and in the event of a system emergency, may be required to
work outside of their regular schedule/job duties. This is
applicable to employees that will work in Connecticut, Maine,
Massachusetts, and New York within AVANGRD Network and Corporate
functions. This does not include those that will work for Avangrid
Renewables AVANGRID's -employment practices and policies are geared
to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture.
At -AVANGRID -we provide fair and equal employment and advancement
opportunities for all employees and candidates regardless of race,
color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age,
marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other
status protected by federal, state, or local law. Learn more about
equal employment by following this -link If you are an individual
with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our
online tool to search for or to apply for jobs, you may request a
reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources
department at 203-499-2777 or -firstname.lastname@example.org
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