Sr Communications Spec','GD 0000C','!*!
The Senior Communication Specialist/Writer reports to the VP of Individual Solutions Group (ISG) Executive Communications with the goal of delivering writing/editing services that support the ISG Communications Strategy. This role provides writing, editing, proofreading, executive communications, business communications, message development, project support, and other general business communications for the ISG team, in liaison with Employee Engagement. Serves as lead writer/editor and AP/Prudential style specialist for the team. Delivers writing support and key message development for the Head of Individual Solutions and Senior Leaderships' direct reports as needed. Supports ad hoc project work for the ISG Communications team as needed. Drafts internal copy for intranet site and Prudential channels, plus external communications as needed.
Strong writing ability and 10 years of experience as freelance or corporate writer.
Proficiency in all types of business writing, including article/web site writing, corporate-level writing, executive writing, message development, project writing, editing, proofreading, video scriptwriting, execute quote writing, presentation writing, and speechwriting.
Excellent teamwork, communication, and relationship management skills.
Able to articulate the corporate narrative and tell a compelling story.
Ability to take complex or dense content and streamline into clear messaging for intended audience to promote understanding and engagement.
Knowledge of AP style/Prudential writing style.
Capable of managing multiple priorities and meeting project plan deadlines in fast-paced business environment.
Adept at creating copy for PowerPoint presentations, leader guides, intranet, message boards, message panels, and other communication tools.
Ability to proactively research and constantly learn about a wide range of business topics.
Intuitive understanding of various audience levels and reader expectations.
Comfortable in recommending alternative messaging or enhancements to existing messaging.
Background in web site or intranet content writing a plus.
Wide range of business knowledge, executive messaging, and corporate writing experience preferred.
Bachelor’s degree in English, Creative Writing, Journalist, or related field required.
Master’s degree or MFA in writing preferred.','!*!Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services. We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit ****to learn more about our values, our history and our brand. Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at **** for more information about doing business with Prudential.','Communications/Public Relations','United States-Connecticut-Shelton','','Full-time','Yes, 10 % of the Time','Sr Communications Spec