SkyWest Airlines

Job Information

SkyWest Airlines Coordinator Corporate Communications in St. George, Utah

Primary Job Duties

The Communications Coordinator helps develop and support content and messaging that reflect SkyWest’s brand and culture to its internal and external publics. Must be collaborative and able to write meaningful, concise content for various communication channels, utilizing knowledge of current media platforms and technology to advance company messages. Will serve on media call rotation and as a champion of SkyWest brand and culture.

Primary Job Duties

  • Develop and post content for various platforms, including but not limited to the company intranet, external websites, blog and social media channels

  • Coordinate with various internal stakeholders to develop and execute consistent messaging that represents the SkyWest brand

  • Write for, edit, and coordinate various newsletters

  • Produce and distribute news releases, fact sheets, bulletins, and media / corporate correspondence

  • Support SkyWest’s internal and external brand programs

  • Serve on rotation to respond to media inquiries, performing necessary internal research and analysis

  • Understand & be prepared to execute SkyWest’s crisis communications plan

  • Interface with SkyWest’s external community and school partners to develop and produce relevant marketing communications

  • Perform regular audits of all SkyWest brand content inside and outside the company

  • Serve as project manager as required

  • Speak in front of various groups of people, including SkyWest employees and external media

  • Understand, track and provide analysis and summaries of communications data

  • Understand and leverage SkyWest’s competitive position through content creation

  • Assist with internal and external special event planning such as employee events / news conferences

  • Serve as champion of SkyWest culture and brand

Minimum Requirements

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Excellent writing skills and the ability to produce quality content at a moment’s notice

  • Strong research, writing and listening skills

  • Applied understanding of technology, new trends and the latest in social/mobile innovation

  • Attention to detail and focus on accuracy

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products

  • Collaborative and able to unite numerous internal interests for the greater SkyWest good

  • Able to maintain and execute an editorial calendar

  • Proficient in AP Style

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications or related field

  • Work experience in communications, public relations, and/or marketing a plus

  • Airline industry experience a plus

Physical and Other Requirements

  • This position will be an in-office position at SkyWest headquarters in St. George, UT

  • Ability to sit and work at a computer for extended periods of time

  • To apply, please complete the on-line application (qualified applicants will be contacted)

  • This job posting may have an additional video interview requirement. Please monitor your email and junk folder for additional instructions.

SkyWest is committed to maintaining a working environment of satisfying employment and mutual respect for all of our employees, regardless of race, color, national ancestory, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, religion, medical condition, disability, pregnancy, age or military status. We have specific training plans and programs in place to maintain such an environment.