Communications Specialist (Direct-Hire) - Columbus, OH

Company: Vaco Staffing ( Learn More )

General Information
US-OH-Columbus
$65,000.00 - $85,000.00 /Year
4 Year Degree
Full-Time
5 to 10 years
Not Specified
False
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Job Description Calling all Marketing and Communications professionals! Vaco is currently helping a real estate client fill a Director of Communications role. If you are strategic, self-motivated, and want to work for an AWESOME company, this might be the position for you! Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


Job brief

We are looking for an enthusiastic Communications Specialist to manage our external and internal communications. You will promote a positive public image and control the dissemination of information on our company's behalf.

Phenomenal communication and copywriting skills make a strong communications specialist. Experience in corporate communications and project management are important qualities too. Your enthusiasm and positive attitude will help you gain the trust of colleagues and external parties alike.

Responsibilities

  • Develop effective corporate communication strategies

  • Manage internal communications (memos, newsletters etc.)

  • Draft content (e.g. press releases) for mass media or company website

  • Liaise with media and handle requests for interviews, statements etc.

  • Foster relationships with advocates and key persons

  • Collaborate with marketing professionals to produce copy for advertisements or articles

  • Assist in communication of strategies or messages from senior leadership



  • Requirements

  • Proven experience as communications specialist (at least 5 years' experience preferred)

  • Experience in web design and content production is a plus

  • Experience in copywriting and editing

  • Solid understanding of project management principles

  • Working knowledge of MS Office; photo and video-editing software is an asset

  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and presentation skills

  • Outstanding organizational and planning abilities

  • BSc/BA in public relations, communications or relevant field preferred

  • Job RequirementsRequirements:• Proven experience as communications specialist (at least 5 years' experience preferred)• Experience in web design and content production is a plus• Experience in copywriting and editing• Solid understanding of project management principles• Working knowledge of MS Office; photo and video-editing software is an asset• Excellent communication (oral and written) and presentation skills• Outstanding organizational and planning abilities• BSc/BA in public relations, communications or relevant field preferred