Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Communications Administrator in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Req ID: 108801

BASIC PURPOSE : The Communications Administrator is responsible for the effective delivery of information and corporate communications to employees of the Love’s Family of Companies, including Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores, Speedco, Gemini Motor Transport, Musket Corporation and Trillium. The role encompasses the timely creation, coordination and implementation of employee communication content through a range of channels to ensure ease of access, clarity and consistency. Performs a wide variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of volunteers and other employees. This is a full-time position that requires some evening and weekend availability and will require some travel.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Develops and delivers high-quality communications content to engage employees across the Love’s Family of Companies through internal communications channels, including company intranet, weekly/biweekly email newsletters, monthly printed newsletter, mobile-based employee application, and email announcements and messages.

  2. Develops support communications for other departments and stakeholders through collaboration, execution and results measurement.

  3. Manages communications projects from start to completion and reports results to stakeholders.

  4. Organizes and executes employee communications and manages volunteers for internal and community events.

  5. Coordinates and attends national fundraising-campaign events and employee-award programs.

  6. Measures and reports on the effectiveness of communications activities.

  7. Assists with other external and internal communications duties as needed.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Education:

  • HS diploma or equivalent required.

  • College degree preferred in journalism, public relations, English, communications or business-related field.

  • Experience:

  • 1-2 years of experience in communications field.

SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Skills:

  • Hard skills: excellent and accurate writing skills and verbal communication, exceptional knowledge of Associated Press Style rules, proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, basic accounting understanding.

  • Soft Skills: self-motivated, action-oriented, results-focused, team player, keen attention to detail, ability to manage multiple projects, effective time-management, ability to work independently, sound decision making, ability to handle confidential information, ability to change gears quickly and efficiently, positive attitude, ability to work under general direction.

  • Typical Physical Demands:

  • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping.

  • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.

Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator.

Job Function(s): Communications

Clean Places, Friendly Faces.  It's been the guiding principle at Love's for more than 50 years, and it's leading us into the future. We're passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with plenty of fuel, food and supplies. Love's has two primary kinds of stores. Our  'Country Stores'  are fueling stations with a convenience store attached. The larger ' Travel Stops'  are located on interstate highways and offer additional amenities such as food from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and more. 

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