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CDM Smith Intermediate Marketing and Communications Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts


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Job Description:

CDM Smith’s marketing and communications specialist shares the stories of our Infrastructure Services Group every day. Some stories are for clients; some stories are for employees. Regardless of the audience, working with technical experts and information excites you. Asking questions and seeking clarity doesn’t intimidate you. You’re comfortable taking an idea, connecting with the right experts, and creating a communications piece that engages the reader. Your confidence shines when you’re working with senior leaders which will happen every day.

What will your work week look like?

  • You’ll partner with technical experts to develop market strategies, presentations, marketing materials, and thought leadership articles

  • You love to showcase your researching, interviewing, writing, and editing skills to publish engaging content that attracts readers

  • You’re comfortable around technical content and not afraid to ask questions, seek clarity, and translate that information into audience-specific communications materials

  • You’ll connect with employees around the globe to share their stories or projects

  • You are as comfortable in PowerPoint as InDesign – and when new tools are available, you seek learning opportunities to build your skills; technology doesn’t frighten you

  • You recognize the importance of keeping materials up to date to share information across a global organization

  • You value your team members and seek opportunities to help others succeed

We can’t wait for your communications impact to share our stories! We’ll consider partial remote schedules for this position.

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Intermediate Marketing and Communications Specialist



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Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree.

  • 2 years of related experience.

  • Domestic and/or international travel may be required. The frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties, responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position, which may vary depending on workload and project demands.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • B.A. in marketing, communications, journalism, English or similar field

  • Engineering or professional services industry experience preferred

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • A strong command of Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Word, and PowerPoint is required; experience with SharePoint and audio/video software is desirable

  • The ability to balance multiple projects simultaneously

  • The ability to work under rigid time constraints with a narrow margin for errors or delays

  • Confident working in a virtual team atmosphere

  • Internal candidates may be in any US-based CDM Smith office

  • External candidates are preferred in Boston, MA or Austin, TX

EEO Statement:

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship status, genetics, protected veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Why CDM Smith?:

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Site Location:

Massachusetts - Boston

Agency Disclaimer:

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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Visa Sponsorship Available:

No - We will not support sponsorship, i.e. H-1B or TN Visas for this position

Background Check and Drug Testing Information:

CDM Smith reserves the right to require background checks including criminal, employment, education, licensure, etc. as well as credit and motor vehicle when applicable for certain positions. In addition, CDM Smith may conduct drug testing for designated positions. Background checks are conducted after an offer of employment has been made in the United States. The timing of when background checks will be conducted on candidates for positions outside the United States will vary based on country statutory law but in no case, will the background check precede an interview. CDM Smith will conduct interviews of qualified individuals prior to requesting a criminal background check, and no job application submitted prior to such interview shall inquire into an applicant's criminal history. If this position is subject to a background check for any convictions related to its responsibilities and requirements, employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation including criminal history. Criminal history will not automatically disqualify a candidate. In addition, during employment individuals may be required by CDM Smith or a CDM Smith client to successfully complete additional background checks, including motor vehicle record as well as drug testing.