Community Liaison Specialist

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Community Liaison Specialist

Our client, a semi-state company is looking for a Community Liaison Specialist to support the Communications, Advocacy and Stakeholder Management aspect of the development of renewable energy project.  The role will be based in the Midlands and will report to the Communications & Stakeholder Manager. 

Responsibilities of the role will include:

Meet and engage with relevant individuals and communities on a proactive and reactive basis

Act as the front line of engagement by introducing the project, recording queries/issues and following up with answers and responses

Facilitate ad hoc meetings of project staff with relevant groups or individuals

Ensure compliance with Code of Practice for wind farm development and the Lobbying Act

Introduce and follow up on Community Gain and Near Neighbour schemes where relevant

Support the organisation and participate in public consultation events, public clinics, community engagement fora, project information office, Meet-the-Buyer events and ad hoc community events

Support Land Title Specialist with Land Title work and proactively engage with registered title holders (or next of kin) to ensure project Land title area is clean

Support the advocacy programme, organising site visits for relevant groups or individuals. Support community energy outreach;

Provide relevant reports to Line Manager, supply relevant information for regular updates of project websites

Participate in internal project specific communications meetings, support project development as required

Proactively participate in the Performance Management process to ensure delivery of own, and the wider team's, objectives

 To be considered for this position you will have:

  • Experience in a community focused role
  • Experience of working on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in similar role
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Ability of report-writing
  • Experience in the Renewables area and strong knowledge of construction industry is desirable

Rewards:

Immediate vacant position.

Remuneration is negotiable depending on candidate’s experience, suitability and fit for the role. 

 
Please reply (in strict confidence) with up to date CV to:
Juliana Tonetti E :- juliana@techskills.ie     Tel: +353 1 6390390  

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  • Salary:Negotiable
  • Location:Newbridge
  • Type:Permanent
  • Category:Marketing,Techskills
  • Ref.no:JO-2009-454893_2