Communications Coordinator


Mortenson’s success is not a matter of luck; it’s a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.

Our foundation and culture are based upon our values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an exceptional customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work.

It all starts with our extraordinary people and collaborative teams. Mortenson has been voted a "best place to work" over 40 times since 2002…

…What are you waiting for?

Position Details

Communications Coordinator
Twin Cities Metro
Minneapolis, MN

Mortenson is seeking a Communications Coordinator to support our Innovation and Lean teams. This person will create compelling content for a variety of channels that inspires what’s possible and creates a Lean mindset. We are looking for a creative, energetic communications professional that can work cross-functionally to curate and create content that keeps our team members engaged. You will be a part of the internal communications team working to ensure we deliver compelling and effective communications that help drive business success.


  • Develop Innovation and Lean communication plans 
  • Create and post Innovation and Lean electronic communications 
  • Plan Innovation/Lean Summit 
  • Develop, shoot and edit video content 
  • Plan and execute innovation center events and activities 
  • Provide graphic design support 
  • Act as a back-up for Internet and Yammer posting 
  • Support stewardship activities as needed 
  • Event support as needed 
  • Other related duties and responsibilities as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Excellent writing and editing skills 
  • Solid graphic design skills 
  • Strong video shooting and editing skills 
  • Excellent verbal communication skills 
  • Excellent attention to detail 
  • Experience using content management system 
  • Strong computer skills: Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, PhotoShop 
  • Strong collaboration, relationship building and influencing skills 
  • Must have impeccable judgment and utmost respect for confidentiality

Key Skill Preferences:

  • Open to change based on diverse input and feedback
  • Adaptive, effective communication and active listening skills 
  • Solid project and time management skills 
  • Html experience

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications or related field

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