Communications Manager in Charlotte, NC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  849227

Apex Systems is looking for a Communcations Manager for one of our larger financial clients. If you are interested, please apply here. 

  • Responsible for communications/public relations strategy and support for a business segment to support the achievement of business goals and maintain/improve the company's image.
  • Responsible for planning, writing, editing, coordinating and publishing a variety of complex and/or sensitive communications.
  • Develops communication goals, objectives and plans to best communicate management's position or message.
  • Identifies communications opportunities and the design/medium/channel for execution.
  • Develops, manages and updates technical documents and webpages that align with communications strategy.
  • Translate technical jargon into user-friendly business language.

Required qualifications:

  • 6+ years of communications experience to include writing, editing, and proofing across multiple communications channels (email, web, phone, meetings, etc.).
  • Working knowledge of html and Dreamweaver.
  • 3+ years developing, editing and managing technical documents.
  • 3+ years of strategizing, designing, and executing on communications plans. Able to prioritize work in order to meet deadlines.
  • Comfortable working under tight timeframes.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite to include Word, SharePoint, and PowerPoint. Upon request, he or she should be able to provide:
    • Written communication examples (in Word and PowerPoint) that demonstrate writing and presentation skills.
    • SharePoint examples that demonstrate experience building pages, adding content and managing sites.
  • Focused. This position requires someone who can independently put together the communications with little direction and 'just know' when to assert themselves.

Nice to have skills:

  • Project planning. This position doesn’t run the project, but he or she needs to have project planning/management knowledge to execute communication strategy.
  • Self-starter. This is a busy project, so this person must be ready to jump in and get into the weeds without a lot of hand holding.
  • Banking or large corporate experience preferable.