Community Liaison & Engagement Specialist
This is a contract position in Corpus Christi which is primarily remote. Only local area candidates will be considered. Stakeholder Relations plays a vital role in building and maintaining positive relationships between the company and the communities it operates in. The primary objective of this position is to foster strong community engagement, understanding, and cooperation while ensuring that the company’s operations align with the needs and expectations of the local community in San Patricio, Refugio, and Nueces County.
• Community Liaison: Establish and maintain open lines of communication with government officials, community members, and local organizations, to understand their concerns and interests related to ConocoPhillips’ operations. These engagements to include 1×1, small groups, neighborhood groups, council/commission meetings, educational workshops, and townhalls/poster sessions. Act as a representative in community events, meetings, and gatherings to promote a positive image of the company and enhance its reputation. Stay up-to-date with local regulations and policies that may impact the company’s operations.
• Information dissemination/mitigation: Facilitate the flow of accurate and relevant information between the company and the community, ensuring transparency and addressing any questions or misconceptions about activities. Address any community concerns or complaints promptly and work towards finding satisfactory solutions that align with company policies and regulations.
• Community Investment: Collaborate with community leaders and organizations to identify opportunities for community investment, partnerships, and initiatives that contribute to the overall well-being of the community. Assist in the planning and implementation of community programs, sponsorships, and events that support social responsibility initiatives and positively impact the local community.
• Environmental Stewardship: Promote and support Company commitment to environmental sustainability and responsible resource management, ensuring that the community is well-informed about the company’s efforts in this regard.