Senior Communications Manager

Location: Chicago, Illinois
Date Posted: 07-20-2017
Job title: Senior Communication Manager
Duration: 24+ Months
Location: Chicago IL
Note: Only W2
 
Job Description
his position is responsible for planning and executing internal or external communications related to laws, policies and programs. They will be responsible for coordinating, creating, implementing and overseeing all communications related to these areas to help inform internal and external stakeholders.
In particular this position will help manage all aspect of communications for the new legislation Future Energy Jobs Act. They will serve as a point of contact for internal or external communications and work in or with the business units to coordinate content, guidelines and implementation, and to ensure consistent messaging and corporate identity. Responsibilities include media relations, interaction with advertising/marketing vendors and community outreach.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
1              Coordinate and implement effective project plans for internal and external communications     
2              Develop effective, easy to understand communications for a variety of internal, external stakeholders.
3              Develop strong working relationship with other business units, local press and community officials, as needed, to implement community outreach programs.        
4              Coordinate media outreach initiatives as needed.
                4-year relevant degree and a minimum of 5 to 8 years’ experience in communications (media relations, employee communications or advertising).
•             Master’s degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, Advertising, or related field
•             Proven, excellent communications skills – both written and interpersonal.
•             Strong project management and analytical skills               
•             Excellent organizational and presentation skills 
•             Proven ability to be innovative and creative       
•             Ability to work autonomously and interface easily with senior business leaders and the local press.         
OSITION SCOPE
•             Directly supports the Senior Manager, Communications
•             Position activities are focused on internal and external communications to employees and external stakeholders, which support initiatives and projects developed by corporate communications and business unit organizations for broader application
•             Requires significant outreach to internal and external audiences and development of strong relationships
•             Involves proactive communication planning and plan execution, project leadership and a high level of coordination with other communication functions within corporate and other depts.
•             Assists in on-call company spokesperson on rotating basis. Also must be available for off-hour duties when crises occur.
•             Requires ability to develop communications strategies
•             Requires ability to travel
•             Works under minimal supervision.
 
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Wajid | Technical Recruiter
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