Robert Half International IT Communications Specialist in WEST DES MOINES, Iowa
Are you an excellent writer who would excel at being a liaison between the IT groups and the business side of a company? Can you effectively translate what's happening in the IT group into layman's terms for the masses? If so, we have a client who can greatly benefit from your skills. This is more than a a creative writing position. This is someone who understands enough about the IT/tech space to be able to work between groups and come up with exciting content to communicate what's happening in technology. This person will:
*Direct and manage the design, development and maintenance of IT communications to meet strategic and operational needs of the IT department, including content planning, solicitation, development, facilitation, implementation and promotion.
*Partner with Corporate Communications to develop and deliver IT communications to corporate audience.
*Posts consistent content on IT SharePoint site (digital) and delivers weekly IT newsletter.
*Increases readership and interaction by soliciting and delivering timely, relevant messages and maintaining a consistent editorial calendar.
*Integrates communications with IT professional development and talent management opportunities.
*Achieves a positive culture measured by IT department feedback.
*Demonstrates an influential relationship measured by feedback from IT management.
*Solicit, write, edit and post relevant, varied content on SharePoint
*Create weekly IT newsletter
*Design graphics, images, photo collages, PowerPoints and other digital assets following company brand guidelines.
*Determine appropriate audience for IT message, and ensure communication provides appropriate level of detail relevant to audience. Translate technical messaging for non-technical audiences.
*Creatively craft messages and headlines to engage readers.
*Develop communication strategies to promote training opportunities, security awareness, technology adoption and IT initiatives.
*Manage and update IT SharePoint site.
*Consult with IT leaders to plan and develop relevant content.
*Promote a culture of learning, teamwork, recognition, transparency, and trust.
*Bachelor’s degree in Communications, English, Journalism, Marketing or equivalent of education and work experience.
*3-5 years of applicable IT communications experience.
*Demonstrated experience in writing, design, and technology.
*Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
*Proficiency with Microsoft products (Word, PowerPoint).
*Experience with Adobe Creative products and SharePoint a plus.
Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft SharePoint, Exceptional Writing, Email Copywriting
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Location: WEST DES MOINES, IA
Date Posted: January 15, 2021
Employment Type: Temporary
Job Reference: 01500-0011665032
Staffing Area: Technology u0026 IT
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