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Communications Manager

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Wuxi Apptec Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 3 months ago

Overview

Work closely with senior leaders in the US and China to establish organizational messages and keep global staff informed of developments. Formulate organization's internal response to crisis situations.

Responsibilities

  • Establish an internal communications strategy in conjunction with senior leaders

  • Ensure organizational initiatives and projects are successfully communicated to employees and stakeholders

  • Plan, edit and write content for a variety of internal communications mediums, such as a staff intranet, monthly publication or regular email bulletin. You may also be required to work on the layout of content

  • Keep internal clients abreast of progress and answer their questions

  • Use social media to communicate with staff internally

  • Deliver presentations at organizational events

  • Draft messages or scripts from senior executives for presentation to employees in written or spoken form

  • Ensure internal communications messages are consistent across all mediums and for different departments of the organization

  • Ensure internal communication messages are consistent with external communication messages

  • Respond to feedback from staff and adjust communications content accordingly

  • Handle the internal communication response to crisis situations which affect organizational perception and reputation

  • Advise senior leaders of developments throughout the organization, either face to face or through regular written communication

  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently as required

  • Contributes to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals

  • Fosters employee engagement, develops internal communications story boards and communications materials

  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Experience / Education:

  • Experience in a communications team, especially internal communication, for a large organization is required. General journalistic or marketing experience is beneficial. Prior management of complex projects and advising senior managers is preferred
  • A Bachelors' degree in journalism, communications, public relations or marketing is preferred

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

  • Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills as well as the journalistic ability to source stories from employees

  • Strong speaking skills

  • Creative ability to devise communication strategies

  • Familiarity with information technology, especially digital and video means of communication

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


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Communications Manager

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Wuxi Apptec