Internal Communications Manager
Internal Communications Manager
Great organizations are not only comprised of great, talented individuals. Itâ€™s all about teamwork. At Gilbarco Veeder-Root, our success is driven by our teams working together to accomplish breakthrough goals. Gilbarcoâ€™s product lines blend traditional mechanics and electronics with cutting edge IT within our point-of-sale, forecourt merchandising, electronic payment systems and cloud-based IOT technologies. We provide a challenging work environment, opportunity of working with great people, making things happen, and solving complex problems through technology, engineering and Agile practices. Our people develop and deliver best-in-class solutions that meet the current and future needs for the fuel dispensing industry.
Gilbarco Veeder-Root is the worldwide technology leader for retail and commercial fueling operations offering the broadest range of integrated solutions from the forecourt to the convenience store and head office. For over 150 years, Gilbarco has earned the trust of its customers by providing long-term partnership, uncompromising support and proven reliability. Major product lines include: fuel dispensers, pump media, retail point-of-sale and payment systems, tank gauges, fleet management systems, aftermarket services and diagnostic software.
A $1.5B, globally diverse operating company with manufacturing, research and development facilities in Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, Germany, India, Italy, United Kingdom, United States, Gilbarco Veeder-Root is an operating company of Fortive Corporation (~~~ NYSE: FTV) Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of Professional Instrumentation and Industrial Technologies businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With 2017 revenues of $6.7 billion, Fortiveâ€™s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution. Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 26,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 50 countries around the world. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our companyâ€™s operating model is the Fortive Business System.
Purpose of Position
This multi-faceted position helps ensure messaging and strategic priorities are cascaded throughout a complex, global organization. You will create, align and share internal communications strategies and messages across the Company with innovative execution and delivery, support executive communication needs, and serve as an overall brand ambassador for Gilbarco Veeder-Root.
Develop and manage communications programs that increase the awareness and favorable image of Gilbarco Veeder-Root among current and prospective associates.
Serve as a brand ambassador, promoting Gilbarco Veeder-Root within our associatesâ€™ communities.
Write, edit, and produce all internal communications including company announcements and associate communications, and consistently disseminate across multiple channels.
Support the development of new communication approaches and maintain the content of existing communications materials, with particular focus on internal HR communications.
Leverage innovative technologies to achieve communications goals.
Contribute to the ongoing development and robust use of the companyâ€™s intranet platform.
Working with Fortive, help develop social media strategy with the key outcome of attracting and retaining talent.
Consult with third party providers, including graphic designers, public relations firms and communications agencies to develop and implement specific tactics in support of strategic objectives.
Concept and create messaging in support of the worldwide internal communications strategy.
Ensure all communications initiatives are aligned with the Gilbarco Veeder-Root and Fortive brand identities.
Develop a strategic and holistic view of communications plan for GVR connected with overall Fortive messaging and employer brand management.
Play a leading role in developing communications focused on engagement, employee value proposition and social events leveraging a variety of communication platforms.
Partnering to help drive engagement activities with leaders and employees globally.
The successful candidate must be an excellent communicator, intellectually curious and have a strong work ethic. The individual must be an independent thinker and self-starter with the bandwidth to multitask and manage several key projects at any given time. The individual should have the ability to participate in spirited give-and-take discussions about his or her work. Above all, the individual must possess superior interpersonal skills, with a proven ability to work with people at multiple levels both inside and outside of Gilbarco Veeder-Root and Fortive.
The successful candidate will:
be articulate with a professional, polished presence and have experience working with senior business leaders
be familiar working in a complex global organization
Passion for employer branding and engagement
have excellent written, oral and presentation skills, as well as strong technological skills
display and operate in a way that never compromises ethics and integrity, and will be non-political in all dealings with agendas that are above board and understood by all
manage his or her time effectively and have superior planning and organization skills
be a proven team player capable of prioritizing his or her own work
be comfortable working in a high-energy, quickly changing and demanding environment
be able to periodically travel domestically and internationally, typically less than 20%
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree and 5 yearsâ€™ experience
Event Management experience is preferred
Extensive familiarity of social channels
Self-starter who is passionate about producing high quality content with consistent style and grammar
Ability to write about complex organization issues or programs using human, contemporary language
Fortive Corporation Overview:
At Fortive, we believe in you. We believe in your potentialâ€”your ability to learn, grow and make an impact. And we believe in giving you the opportunity, accountability and visibility to do just that.
At Fortive, we believe in us. We believe in the power of great people working together to innovate and solve problems no one could solve alone. We build enduring partnerships with our customers and take on their challenges and opportunities as our own.
At Fortive, we believe in growth. We are honest about whatâ€™s working and what isnâ€™t, and we work hard to innovate and improve. With a passionate focus on our markets and our customers, we learn and grow together to make a difference in the world.
Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortiveâ€™s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.
Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our companyâ€™s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: ~~~ .
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Fortive Corp. owns and operates industrial units that manufacture testing and measurement equipment. The company was incorporated in 2015 and is based in Everett, Washington.