Job #: G973
Posted Date: February 6, 2020
Closes On: Open Until Filled
Job Title: Internal Communications Manager
Status: Regular Full Time
Benefits Eligible: Yes
The Department's mission is to present the Institute, its research, faculty and staff, and its iconic buildings, to diverse audiences via print, electronic media and the Internet.
The Internal Communications Manager facilitates Salk’s internal communications program designed to create, strengthen and support connections between Salk leadership, employees and faculty to advance the Institute’s mission of cutting-edge discoveries through an engaged workforce. The incumbent must be an excellent writer and a critical thinker who can tie together priorities of many internal stakeholders who are all trying to reach the same audience (or a subset thereof). This individual must have exceptional organizational skills to balance the relevance and consistency of information with the availability of multiple avenues that can be used to disseminate content effectively. In summary, the Internal Communications Manager utilizes best practices in writing, communications and technology to drive successful internal communications.
Identified goals include implementing and managing internal communications strategies that bolster morale, retention and engagement efforts by working with all arms of Salk’s campus. Through effective, creative and innovative communication solutions, regular participation in activities across the Salk campus and active collaboration with internally focused departments who provide services to Salk faculty and staff, this visible position is integral in building upon, supporting and promoting Salk’s community and culture.
Working closely with Communications (COMM) colleagues, the Internal Communications Manager develops a wide range of written and multimedia content for various channels to promote the Salk experience and enhance employee interactions and engages cross-campus leadership (including faculty) to facilitate messaging across campus. In addition, the Internal Communications Manager manages and schedules the distribution of content across available channels and tools in a timely and consistent manner while maintaining established style and brand. The Internal Communications Manager also serves as a proofreader and copyeditor, to ensure that all materials are consistent and in line with Salk’s Style Guide. The Internal Communications Manager will also be responsible for engaging with Salk Faculty and leadership in creating communications related to Salk’s Campaign for the Future.
This position requires constant adjusting focus, grasping, hearing, keying, seeing, sitting, talking, analyzing, calculating, communicating, reading, reasoning, writing and working inside and in confined areas.
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