World Wide Digital Communications Specialist

Kemin Industries, Inc. Des Moines , IA 50301

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

The WW Digital Communications Specialist is primarily focused on creating and implementing strategic, digital communications, internally and externally, to promote the Kemin brand and engage audiences. This role requires strong and strategic content creation for various platforms, and the experience of working with multiple teams and corporate functions within Kemin. Successful creation, implementation and engagement based on effective communications is essential in this role.

We Are Kemin

We are visionaries who see things differently and are inspired by the world around us.

We have been dedicated to using applied science to improve the quality of life for over half a century.

We are a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services.

For over half a century, Kemin has been dedicated to using applied science to address industry challenges and offer product solutions to customers in more than 120 countries. Kemin provides ingredients to feed a growing population with its commitment to the quality, safety and efficacy of food, feed and health-related products to customers in more than 120 countries.

Established in 1961, Kemin is a privately held, family-owned-and-operated company with more than 2,800 global employees and operations in 90 countries, including manufacturing facilities in Belgium, Brazil, China, India, Italy, Russia, San Marino, Singapore, South Africa and the United States.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement internal and external communications to promote the Kemin brand, increase employee engagement/awareness and reach external audiences; including customers, media and industry/community partners.

  • Serve as lead content curator for the WW Kemin employee intranet.

  • Manage internal digital communication platforms, including videos, virtual meeting platforms, employee digital content, content calendars and implement messaging strategies.

  • Create and lead strategic communications plans for corporate initiatives, including writing content, creation and execution of employee communications and corporate website content.

  • Provide public relations support including proofreading, promotional materials and assisting with outreach activities.

  • Assist in the creative development of logos, communication assets, marketing collateral and other Kemin branded materials to ensure maintenance and integrity of a consistent corporate brand throughout all promotional materials, communications, and events.

  • Develop effective and engaging social media content for the Kemin corporate accounts.

  • Create, script and edit corporate video content for internal and external audiences.

  • Develop and create presentations using PowerPoint, InDesign, Motion Array, Wistia, etc.

  • Participate on cross-functional teams within Kemin to create and launch communication plans for campaigns.

  • Assist with corporate community engagement efforts, sponsorships, employee engagement and communications.

  • Manage Kemin digital communication/marketing assets for worldwide distribution.

  • Assist in the management and enforcement of Kemin's corporate branding standards.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of five years of experience in corporate communications, employee/internal communications, PR and/or agency experience in communications/PR or digital communications.

  • Must have experience working with various forms of digital and interactive media, including but not limited to, content management platforms, employee intranets, social media and video creation and editing.

  • Minimum intermediate experience using PowerPoint, InDesign, video editing software, etc. for strategic communications.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with a high attention and accuracy to details in writing, editing and content creation.

  • The ability to present and communicate professionally and effectively with the Kemin leadership team, Business Units, vendors, team and external audiences.

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to set priorities and handle multiple projects efficiently in order to meet deadlines. A reliable, flexible, self-starter with strong initiative and the ability to maintain a professional demeanor while working under pressure.

  • A high degree of personal motivation, a desire to make an immediate contribution and possession of a distinct sense of urgency.

  • Ability to maintain effective and professional relationships with key partners including external agencies, freelancers and technology vendors.

  • Experience in the food, science, manufacturing or agricultural industries is highly desired.

  • International communications and/or business experience is also desired.

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Mass Communications, Public Relations, Journalism (specific background is dependent upon position focus) with 5-8 years of experience.

  • Minor Degrees and/or supplemental education in science, food or agriculture is desirable.

  • Associates Degree with 5-8 years of experience:

  • Europe

  • National Degree with 5-8 years of experience
  • Asia
  • Associate Degree with 5-8 years of experience
  • Brazil
  • University Degree with 5-8 years of experience
  • Additional related experience may substitute.
icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Pwc Digital Upskilling Sales Solution Specialist Sr Associate

Pwc

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 2/19/2021 12:00:00 AM 2021-05-20T00:00 A career in PwC Digital Products will provide you the opportunity to design and develop products to help our clients lead the next phase of their evolution. We are industry specialists who build products connected to a purpose. Spanning across four strategic areas of transformation, our products tackle the very real challenges our clients face today, and unlock new opportunities for growth in the future. Our team is responsible for moving products into the operations phase after being successfully built and released to clients. The Operations team provides white-glove support to our client's clients and runs, operates and maintains the product with the highest level of standards. To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future. As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to: * Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas. * Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities, coaching them to deliver results. * Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to bring order to unstructured problems. * Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from current industry or sector trends. * Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance. * Know how and when to use tools available for a given situation and can explain the reasons for this choice. * Seek and embrace opportunities which give exposure to different situations, environments and perspectives. * Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing and connecting with others. * Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality relationships. * Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct. Job Requirements and Preferences: Basic Qualifications: Minimum Degree Required: High School Diploma Minimum Years of Experience: 3 year(s) Preferred Qualifications: Degree Preferred: Bachelor Degree Preferred Fields of Study: Analytics, Business Analytics, Computer Systems Analysis, Management Information Systems, Mathematics, Information Technology, Marketing Preferred Knowledge/Skills: Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas: * Supporting product sales and client delivery teams as they move through the end to end sales process; * Supporting sales strategy and development of client proposals in discussion with product sales and client teams; * Liaising between the PwC product sales team, PwC client delivery teams and internal support teams to sell PwC products; * Executing complex deals through engagement in the entire pursuit process including developing pricing quotes and drafting contracts; * Supporting deal closure; * Ensuring the knowledge repository is kept up to date with all relevant information required through the pursuit process; * Managing a sales pipeline and reporting against KPIs; * Utilizing experience working within Google Suite of tools (Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drive, etc.); * Applying experience working with Salesforce; * Utilizing analytical and organizational skills, showing ability to prioritize and to work in a cross-functional team environment; and, * Communicating with both internal and external resources Pwc Des Moines IA

World Wide Digital Communications Specialist

Kemin Industries, Inc.