Communications Manager

Beaverton, OR
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Erica R. Brown

Job Description:

A Fortune 100 Athletic Apparel and Footwear Company located in Beaverton, OR is looking for a Communications Manager to join the Global Product and Merchandising Analytics team. 

This is a 3 month temporary role and a great way to get your foot in the door at this AMAZING company !

The Global Product and Merchandising Analytics (GPMA) team provides decision support and data solutions to the company's Product and Merchandising communities. 

The GPMA Communications Manager will play a key role in managing an internal communications strategy within GPMA, defining strategies for how to communicate externally to other company functions, and execute using a variety of tools. The successful candidate will have a knack for witty and engaging content, know how to engage their audiences when, where, and how they need, will obsess the details, and be a project manager at heart. They will need to contribute to a wide variety of communications work, from editorial processes, to communication strategy, to tactical execution. 

Responsibilities Include: 
• Own and drive the GPMA internal communications strategy and execution 
• Execution of the communications strategy via content gathering, editorializing, managing communications campaigns, and digital platforms/content 
• Support the definition of the GPMA external communications strategy 
• Lead and coordinate GPMA broadcast meetings and leadership updates 
• Know and understand GPMA audiences, including regularly connecting across the organization to identify communications needs 
• Be the subject matter expert on GPMA communications 

• Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Public Relations, Communications or related discipline 
• 5+ years of experience in Corporate Communications or Communications role supporting globally branded organizations, either in agency or in-house 
• Experience developing communications that engage across multiple platforms, including print, digital, audio, video, mobile and social media 
• Experience and interest in new media and digital platforms 
• Experience with Wordpress and other digital communications platforms and website management tools 
• Ability to accurately summarize communications for Executive Leadership 
• Ability to build and cultivate key relationships internally with multiple business partners, and work well in a cross-functional matrix organizational structure 
• Experience in event organization and/or project management 
• Deliver results through multi-tasking and initiative 

• Previous experience with Product and Merchandising 
• Basic understanding of Analytical concepts 

Client Description:

This client, named for the Greek goddess of victory, is the world's leading designer, marketer and distributor of athletic footwear, apparel, equipment and accessories.