Full-Time

Communications Specialist

Posted on 5/14/2024

Kairos Power

Kairos Power

201-500 employees

Develops fluoride salt-cooled high temperature reactors

Hardware
Energy

Junior

Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Adobe Creative Suite
Wordpress
Journalism
Requirements
  • Bachelors or Masters in Communications, Science Communication, Journalism, English, or related field of study
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Good storyteller, both written and visual
  • Ability to understand technical information and communicate it to lay audiences
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and SharePoint
  • Proficiency in WordPress and Adobe Creative Suite is highly desirable
  • Strong photography/videography skills are highly desirable
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and adapt quickly to change while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Works well with others with the ability to build trust within the team and work effectively in a highly collaborative environment
  • Skilled at planning, organizing, prioritizing, and executing simultaneous projects and activities
  • Ability to work within a highly collaborative team
  • Ability to solve problems quickly and efficiently
  • Ability to proactively collect, manage, and transfer knowledge
  • Ability to seek different and novel ways to create efficiencies when working on problems, challenges, and issues
Responsibilities
  • Research, edit, write, and design communications materials for internal and external audiences
  • Conduct interviews with team members to document company progress and develop messaging
  • Collaborate on team presentations for external audiences
  • Support internal teams in creating and disseminating communications for employees
  • Research opportunities for media relations and public outreach
  • Support planning/logistics and engage with stakeholders at external events
  • Capture photos and video of facilities, technology, operations, personnel, and events

Kairos Power is focused on developing the KP-FHR, a fluoride salt-cooled high temperature reactor, as a cost-competitive, sustainable energy solution aimed at improving grid resiliency and security. The technology is designed to provide clean, affordable, and safe energy with low maintenance and lifecycle costs, offering a near zero carbon footprint and low potential water consumption.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$16.3K

Headquarters

Alameda, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

18%

2 year growth

54%