Communication and Events Specialist

Dearborn, MI
Job Terms:
$27 per hour
Start date:
Posted By:
Lauren Elliott

Job Description:

We are looking for a Communication and Event Specialist to suport training projects and initiatives for their Learning and Development (L&D) Department.


Position Description:
The ideal candidate has strong organizational skills, enjoys networking, and builds relationships to support the L&D mission. The candidate would champion L&D’s work and impact via internal communications channels and organize L&D events and schedule special learning sessions; some LMS system work may be involved.

Skills Required:
Strong writing/journalism skills to craft engaging communications. Create templates for event posters, emails, e-newsletters, and brochures; coordinate production of electronic and print materials with outside vendors. Plan, solicit and edit content for newsletters, Sharepoint site, and promotional materials. Maintain and refresh Sharepoint content on a regular basis. Excellent organization skills to develop, track, and deliver communication plan Understands the delivery capabilities of the L&D group and exhibits creative thinking when solving problems or determining solution modality. Displays strong analytic and decision-making abilities Collaborates well when coordinating communications with senior leadership team as well as the L&D team members Strong oral communication skills

Skills Preferred:
Working level experience with LMS and LXP (Degreed and Saba/Oracle)

Experience Required:
Minimum 3 years experience in the communications field. Is technologically proficient and comfortable using communications and social media software (Yammer, OneNote, Outlook, Webex/Webex Teams, Sharepoint, etc.)

Education Required:
BA in Communications/Media or equivalent experience.