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Maine Beer Company

Employment

Maine Beer Company strives to hire a talented, thoughtful and diverse workforce that contributes to the overall culture of the company and our mission of doing good through great beer. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to open positions.

Maine Beer Company offers all full-time employees 100% employer-paid health insurance, at least three weeks paid time off, paid holidays, 401k Safe Harbor contributions and profit sharing, referral bonuses, dental insurance, parental leave, and Employee Assistance Programs. And don’t forget about the free beer!

Maine Beer Company requires all employees to demonstrate proof of receiving a COVID-19 vaccine as a condition of their employment, subject to exemptions for religious beliefs or medical reasons.

Public Relations Manager and Community Liaison

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Department: Operations

Overall Description: Maine Beer Company is looking for a mid to senior-level Public Relations Manager and Community Liaison who will implement strategic initiatives to create and maintain a positive public image for the organization to all its stakeholders both internal and external, including but not limited to: press, nonprofit organization partners, wholesalers, and the MBC Tasting Room customers. This will be a highly motivated individual who fosters positive partnerships and community outreach. The Public Relations Manager and Community Liaison reports to the Chief Operating Officer. This is a full-time salaried position and will be based out of our office in Freeport, ME. All full-time Maine Beer Company employees receive a generous benefits package that includes 100% fully-paid health insurance, at least 3 weeks paid time off, 401k contributions, profit-sharing, paid short-term disability leave, dental insurance, parental leave, and more. Please send cover letter and resume to [email protected] to apply.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a liaison between Maine Beer Company and the public
  • Develop and maintain a positive public image for the organization through public-facing communication
  • Respond to information requests from media contacts and seek new media opportunities that are brand-aligned
  • Arrange press interviews for company executives
  • Establish and maintain positive relationships with Maine Beer Company nonprofit partners
  • Serve as point person for nonprofit giving and charitable donations
  • Plan, manage and execute events that give positive exposure to Maine Beer Company and their nonprofit partners
  • Determine appropriate venues to enter beer for product write-ups or reviews
  • Communicate internally to Maine Beer Company about new partnerships and initiatives
  • Provide content/copywriting for website, signage, social media, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in public media relations and communications, or similar
  • Excellent interpersonal and networking skills with the ability to build and maintain positive relationships
  • Extensive knowledge of public relations principles and strategies
  • Collaborative and positive attitude
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to use a computer and communicate via email or other outlets in a cordial way
  • Must be able to travel to and attend relevant events
  • Strong public speaking skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Craft Beer Industry knowledge extremely preferred, or knowledge of the overall Food & Beverage industry
  • Team player and willingness to work with others
  • Uphold Maine Beer Company’s Core Values

Maine Beer Company provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. 


This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Maine Beer Company provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Maine Beer Company provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.