This position is open from: 8/29/2017 - 09/12/2017
The Corporate Relations Program Manager supports the Office of Communications and Government Affairs at The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. Represents the Airports Authority as its corporate and community relations and public outreach liaison with business and civic associations, advocacy organizations, educational institutions, community groups, official visiting delegations, and individual citizens on matters related to the operation of Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), the Dulles Toll Road DTR), and, as assigned, the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project. Creates and manages corporate events; writes, edits, and distributes communications and newsletters to the community/public and political stakeholders; oversees corporate memberships, sponsorships, and Airports Authority employee representation on boards; manages an arts and exhibit program; and assists in the execution of correspondence, speeches, and presentations by senior management.
A bachelor’s degree in any field providing a strong foundation for successful performance of the DUTIES in this job description, or an equivalent combination of education, experience, and training that totals four years.
Eight years of progressively responsible experience in media relations/communications that includes substantive work in most of the DUTIES in this job description, to include: (a) performing community outreach and advocacy activities; (b) overseeing corporate-level sponsorships, contributions, and memberships; (c) writing speeches and producing visual presentation materials for senior management appearances/presentations; (d) planning and managing internal and external corporate events, exhibits, and performances; and (e) preparing, disseminating, and responding to news releases, announcements, and media stories.
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The Airports Authority operates a two-airport system Reagan National and Dulles International airports, which provides domestic and international air service for the mid-Atlantic region. The Airports Authority consists of more than 1,400 employees in a structure that includes central administration, airports management and operations, and police and fire departments. In addition to operating Reag...an National and Dulles, the Airports Authority is responsible for the daily operation, maintenance and control of the Dulles Toll Road, along with the management of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail project to extend Metrorail service to Dulles Airport and Loudoun County.