Danaher Corporation Communications Specialist in Westborough, Massachusetts
The Communications Specialist develops comprehensive communication strategies and procedures to manage ongoing external relationship or provide consultation to internal business partners. He or she may also develop and implement comprehensive strategies and associated action plans with the federal and provincial governments, regulatory authorities investment community and external partners. May develop comprehensive internal communication strategies aligned with business needs and plans, prepares and disseminates information to the internal community. For web design see Media, for digital marketing see Digital Marketing, for tradeshow management see Marketing Multifunction/General.
Essential Job Functions
Owns and manages Corporate Communications intranet content, in partnership with IT.
Monitors, tracks and reports online/intranet metrics. Works to drive traffic and ensure all targets are met.
Participates as a member of the editorial planning board; supports all aspects of editorial calendar planning and execution.
Using AP style, drafts and/or proofreads and delivers communications using a variety of distribution channels.
Works to improve usage of Corporate Communications tools, such as internal social media site and intranet.
Supports Pall’s external social media efforts to promote Pall as an employer of choice.
Working with designers, conceptualizes design/layout, applying creative skillset.
Supports content development and handles content distribution for all business communications via designated vehicles (e.g., intranet, email, webcasts, video, surveys/polls)
Maintains and builds digital assets library. Fields all requests for assets or information.
Promotes two-way feedback between Pall and its target audiences; programs and delivers online surveys.
Partners with vendors (e.g., designers, writers, video producers) to deliver campaigns.
Minimal travel required 10% - 20%.
Three plus years of relevant communications work experience in a corporate or PR agency environment.
Bachelor’s degree in English Literature, Marketing or Communications.
Required skills include: understands corporate intranets – how they work and how to maximize engagement; writing and editing skills; writing for online content; ability to work collaboratively with business partners; project management & planning; editorial calendar management and communications planning. Online content management (SharePoint online) experience. Tracking success through metrics and reporting. High level experience in brand management. In-design experience preferred, but not required. The successful individual should be able to prioritize work.
Able to work and be trusted with confidential information and data
Creative and collaborative
Organized, process focused and driven
Detail orientated and able to “connect the dots”
Comfortable in a fast paced, constantly evolving environment
Strong ability to adapt to change; comfortable with ambiguity
Creative and compassionate attitude
Process and metrics driven
Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .