Senior Internal Communications Lead

Company: Apex Systems ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
At least 8 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description

Our great client is looking for a Senior Internal Communications Lead for a 6+ month contract in Glendale, WI. The client is looking for someone to start by 3/15 if possible. 

If you are interested please email your resume to Chad via [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].

Primary Purpose

  • Partnering with IT leadership, assess communications needs and develop communications plans for major IT program and projects.
  • Create and deliver communications that positively impact client's IT objectives and engage our internal audiences around the world.
  • Drive approvals process for all tactics against communications plan
  • Tasks and Responsibilities

    Under the direction of the Director of Communications, HR, Integration and Operations:

  • Serve as the communications partner for IT, providing guidance and recommendations for appropriate communications strategies.
  • Manage the global communications support assigned to various projects throughout the corporate IT function – including planning, content creation, execution and measurement.
  • Oversee the governance and IT usage of key communications channels, including Newsweaver, and client channels.
  • Utilize metrics and communications guidelines to make informed decisions and recommendations for enhancing IT planning and content needs.
  • Provide exceptionally-written materials for communication-related projects as otherwise assigned.
  • Utilize metrics to make informed decisions focused on enhancing the goals of IT.
  • Facilitate interaction among global communications team members for synergy in messaging.
  • Assist Director, HR, Integration and Operations as needed.
  • Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism or other related field.
  • Minimum of 8+ years of communications experience
  • Superior written and presentation skills.
  • Ability to influence across boundaries in a matrixed organization.
  • Critical thinker, capable of synthesizing complex ideas and creating audience-relevant communications.
  • Self-starter comfortable working independently and in collaboration with others toward shared goals and objectives.
  • Highly organized with excellent planning, program management and implementation skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple, regularly-changing priorities
  • Computer literate with experience in Microsoft Office Suite and Sharepoint. Adobe Creative Studio experience a plus.

  • Job Requirements