Communications Partner


Brief Summary

Communications Partner Job Summary Plans and implements strategic communications programs for business or enterprise initiatives. Provides counsel and advice regarding communications plans, strategies and/or tactics to support business and enterprise objectives and priorities. Manages multiple relationships and communications channels to ensure products, services and/or business initiatives are effectively positioned with internal and/or external audiences. Job Overview • Develops, maintains, and implements complex communications programs/plans that identify key messages, target audiences, and intended outcomes. Assesses program or plan effectiveness. • Works closely with multiple stakeholders and business partners to integrate and align deliverables with communications plans and programs. Resolves issues and navigates obstacles to deliver work product. • Writes, edits, produces, and distributes development of appropriately styled communications. May coordinate necessary approvals and/or produce and deliver critical messages for senior leaders. • Leverages technical and business knowledge proficiency to provide communications guidance to clients and business partners. • Contributes to the development of effective public relations campaigns and programs. May conduct media interviews or act as a company spokesperson (for enterprise communications only). Minimum Experience • 4+ years corporate communications, public relations, journalism/news media, or related work experience • Strong communication skills, including experience producing content for multiple channels • Experience consulting with senior management in a business environment • Strong project management skills • Public relations and/or crisis communications experience (for enterprise communications only) • Intermediate knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint. • Significant knowledge of multiple news media channels • Significant knowledge of military branches, organizations, structures, and regulations • Demonstrated ability to interact with all levels of military/public affairs leadership Minimum Education Bachelor's degree or 4 years equivalent work experience in Communications, Journalism, Marketing, or related degree. Preferred Education Master's degree or 6 years equivalent work experience in Communications, Journalism, Marketing, or related degree. Preferred Experience - Experience with film production, graphic design, or relative software. Knowledge/Skills/Attributes Business Acumen, Collaboration, Communication, Demonstrate Adaptability, Drive for Results, Innovation.