Specialist, Corporate Communications III
Please provide portfolio/writing samples with application.
Executes internal/external strategic communication activities focused on positioning the company's imaging and messaging consistently and effectively while ensuring employees understand Avnet/business unit strategy and how their role contributes to driving results. Communicates the company?s competitive advantage using a wide range of communication media to create brand awareness, reinforce key messaging, and enhance the company image to assist in achieving the company?s sales objectives. Such activities may include the following as well as other duties as assigned:
Collaborates with business leadership team to create opportunities for branding Avnet and/or business unit through public speaking engagements, written publications, social media and other appropriate forums; provides communications support including power point presentations (customer, supplier, employee, industry), emails, scripts, speeches, etc.
Solicits and reviews content submitted for use on all approved social media outlets to ensure all information is accurate and consistent with the company and business unit branding and marketing strategies.
Coordinates media relations and prepares external communications. Supports investor relations by preparing communications for the investing public, shareholders and financial professionals.
Solicits, reviews submitted content and develops original content for companys internal and external sites.
Communicates and may coordinate various internally focused activities such as employee engagement activities, community involvement opportunities, and employee recognition programs/events.
Prepares communications material for internal and external presentations on programs, services, business plans and management communications.
Determines and uses the most effective communication media to convey corporate messaging and engage target audience.
Coordinates with vendors to produce promotional materials, communications collateral, websites and other marketing communications materials.
Job Level Specifications:
Extensive knowledge and application of principles, theories and concepts. Complete knowledge of all job functions and the broad industry best practices, techniques and standards.
Develops solutions to complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires in-depth evaluation of variables. Determines best method to achieve results and may make suggestions to improve policies and procedures.
Work is performed without appreciable direction using independent judgment and discretion. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments. Work may be reviewed at a high level. Might supervise 1 - 2 individuals who provide tactical/operational support.
Represents organization as a prime contact on projects or contracts. Interacts frequently with senior professionals and management and often has to coordinate the work between departments or organizations.
Actions impact the organization. Failure to accomplish work or erroneous decisions will result in the inability to reach crucial organizational goals and may have a prolonged effect, as well as, result in the expenditure of substantial resources.
Typically 6-9 years with bachelor's or equivalent or 4-7 years with master's
Education and Certification(s):
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills.
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