Internal Communications Specialist

Vienna, VA
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Rebecca Pavlik

Job Description:

AQUENT is partnering with one of our coolest clients in Northern Virginia seeking an Internal Communications Specialist. In this role you will:

- Conduct interviews with internal clients to develop communication strategy and plan tactical execution of messaging for initiatives
- Work with IT Communications Management team to craft messages around existing template.
- Work with end-users to gauge success of messaging
- Partner with internal and external clients to leverage relationships for optimal execution of marketing strategies
- Work with Senior Level Communication Specialists to evaluate the results of messaging and implement plan for information testing/research
- Initiate recommendations to improve routing and creative process and ways of improving the overall efficiencies

Client Description:

Fortune 500 digital bank that values work life balance and has an amazing company culture!


o Great writing skills
o Internal communications and social media experience
o Some basic design, video or logo-creation skills
o Light client management skills
o Ability to talk with users of the content they create to see how it can be improved.
- 4-year degree in marketing, communications, journalism
- 4+ years’ experience in a strategic communications or writing role, preferably in a marketing or agency environment.

- Preferred:

Internal messaging, strategy and concepting experience, works well with multiple projects for multiple customers/accounts.

Product/Financial/Credit Industry experience a plus.

Industry Knowledge:
- Confident in leading communications projects for multiple clients, ideally internal messaging for the financial industry or ad agency with multiple client/industry focuses.

Proven ability to quickly ramp up on expectations of client.

Actively researches, learns and incorporates new means and methods whenever and wherever possible to improve processes.

The following technical knowledge is required:

- MS Word - 3+

MS Excel - 3+

MS PowerPoint - 3+

HTML - 1+ (a plus)

MS Project - 1+ (a plus)

Acrobat - 1+