Transdev North America, Inc.
Communications Manager (Industrial)','87313','!*!','!*!The Communications Manager is responsible for writing and producing informative and persuasive communications and marketing materials, including newsletters, brochures, fliers, multimedia presentations, video and social media content. Also responsible for developing regular content for internal and external company websites and assures accuracy and consistency in all communications and documentation. • Develop/edit client- and public-facing materials to support industrial project teams• Participate in strategic planning sessions for short- and long-term communications activities and make appropriate recommendations for content, strategy• Write, edit and proofread brochures, newsletters, reports, fact sheets, presentations, etc.• Work with business leaders to write and update website content as needed• Create departmental reports and presentations and support requests from other departments and media relations• Track and distribute written and electronic media coverage of company and company issues as necessary• Assist with media/communication training of select company leadership and/or other key personnel• Serve as company spokesperson, as necessary• Assist with video production projects related to communications and other initiatives.• Support the day-to-day management and direction of vendor relationships related to communications tasks including writers, public relations agencies, and video producers/editors• Establish and maintain proactive approach to communicationsDevelopstory content and other materials for industrial markets• E-marketing program content development support• Support social media activities related to company participation in events and speaking opportunitiesPRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES / JOB DUTIES• Support media relations activities in North America; serves as spokesperson as necessary• Develop press materials, news, social media content, etc.• Provide crisis communications and media training support • Support internal employee communications• Participate in development of employee communications for company intranet, company newsletter, employee-facing APP, and other targeted written and electronic initiatives• Create print and electronic communications (literature, publications, Web site, e-marketing)• Develop technical and non-technical materials to support general activities, development, HR and external-facing community relations• Support development of corporate customer/prospect communications, internet and social media/e-marketing development• Provide direct proactive and reactive crisis/day-to-day communications support to regional executives and project managers in the company’s industrial business • Support development, messaging and execution of community relations activities, including program development, measurement, and tactical support• Manage public events including news conferences, community-based events, media tours, facility tours, environmental and educational activities• Business development support as needed','!*!Educational Background• Requires a minimum of five - seven years’ experience in public relations, journalism and/or communications and bachelor's degree in public relations/journalism/communicationsJob Skills/Characteristics• Knowledge of company policies and practices as well as methods, procedure and practices of the department to which assigned and of its relation with other departments of the company• Ability to demonstrate initiative and a can-do attitude• Ability to maintain confidential information and treat it accordingly• Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees or organization.• Strong background in management of multiple projects with different deadlines• Strong PC skills, including experience with Microsoft Office, Excel and PowerPoint, Google Suite. Strong communications skills - including public speaking, writing, editing, etc.Experience/Knowledge• Spokesperson experience and strong background in crisis communications preferred. ','Communications Manager','United States-Texas-Houston','','Apr 16, 2018','Standard','','','Full-time','Management','','','Communications Manager (Industrial)
Transdev North America, Inc.
Website : http://www.transdevna.com
Transdev North America is a leader in the transportation industry and is the largest private sector provider of multiple modes of transportation in North America. We operate and manage top quality, efficient, environmentally sustainable transportation networks that enhance people’s mobility and their quality of life. Transdev provides safe, reliable, and efficient service that passengers, transit authorities, airports and universities trust. We manage many modes of public transportation including bus, rail, bus rapid transit (BRT), paratransit, taxi and shuttle services. Every year from coast to coast, more than 400 million passengers travel with us to work, study, shop or play. In the U.S. and Canada, Transdev operates service in 200 contracts with a workforce of nearly 20,000. Our Transit Division operates some of the largest and most sophisticated bus networks and complex paratransit systems in the U.S. and Canada, including Phoenix, Denver, San Diego, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Baltimore, Washington, DC, Montreal and Toronto. Our Rail Division operates major commuter rail networks in Miami and San Diego and performs track maintenance work in many cities across the U.S. Our On-Demand Division provides airport shuttle, taxi, private sedan and charter bus services to airports and around town in 40 leading U.S. cities. Our IntelliRide Division provides smart mobility management solutions including call center brokerage operations for healthcare-related transportation.