Communications Specialist II - Military veterans preferred

2019-07-21
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Los Angeles
California
United States

United States of America - California, Los Angeles

Job Summary

As a member of the Enterprise Communications team, this specialist position serves as a communications partner focused on elevating enterprise-level programs, including innovation, safety, sustainability, corporate responsibility, information technology, and transformative initiatives.

This position plays an integral role in helping to positively shape the company’s culture and reflect the brand to key stakeholders, including employees, media, industry organizations, and current and potential clients. Further, this position will help drive meaningful results through the thoughtful management and execution of communications strategies, tactics and tools.

Based in Los Angeles, CA and reporting to the Director of Enterprise Program Communications, the successful candidate will be passionate, self-motivated and able to connect with geographically-dispersed members of the global communications team to support the execution of activities that tell the AECOM story.

Responsibilities:

  • Supporting functional leaders and communications team members in delivering effective messages through strong writing, storytelling and other communications content.

  • Proactively supporting Enterprise Communications projects, events and campaigns that align with and support the company's key messages and priorities.

  • Providing writing and editing support to ensure all communication materials meet quality and consistency standards.

  • Supporting critical change and transformational initiatives with the execution of communications tactics.

  • Partnering with global colleagues to manage the enterprise corporate responsibility platform to help maximize its positive social impact.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree and two years related experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, English, Journalism, or related discipline.

  • 3+ years of professional communications-related experience, preferably in a global company.

  • High-energy, reliable, and enthusiastic team player.

  • Strong project management and organizational skills for managing several projects and deadlines simultaneously.

  • Exceptional written and oral communications skills, including copyediting and familiarity with AP style.

  • Ability to synthesize complex materials and to craft creative, persuasive messaging for a variety of audiences.

  • Ability to build and maintain strong internal relationships and work effectively at all levels of a global organization.

  • Ability to represent Enterprise Communications in a collegial, cooperative and collaborative manner.

  • Ability to ensure accuracy, completeness and thoroughness of all work products.

  • Brings new thinking and best practice into their work.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, including PowerPoint, Word and Excel.

  • Experience with Adobe Suite, including Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign software products a plus, but not required.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States Work Authorization.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Communications

Business Line Corporate

Business Group Corporate

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 221450BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.