• Communications Lead

    Manpower GroupMilwaukee, WI

    Job #685199276

  • Manpower is looking for Communications Lead for a large insurance company downtown Milwaukee!

    What's the role?

    This is a contracted full-time role, for a limited duration, to provide comprehensive communication support to a key compliance initiative of the company. This skilled communicator will work in partnership with a Communication Lead to develop, manage and execute an ongoing communication that will span all key audiences of the company - our employees, our field force and the general public. This communicator will be a key member of the project team, as well as a member of the overall Communications Department team for the duration of the effort.

    What we are looking for, in a nutshell, is a skilled communication professional, with experience and excitement in converting complex ideas and concepts into easy to understand information that enables people to take action. Do you get energy from;

    • Translating complexity into simplicity?

    • Organizing and activating communication that drives change?

    • Analyzing communication outcomes and audience behavior?

    You will have the opportunity inform, educate, and influence thousands of individuals - our financial advisors, teams, and staff in the field - that collectively deliver financial security to millions of our clients and policyowners.

    Bring Your Best! What this role needs:

    • At least 6 years of progressive experience in professional communication, public relations, organizational communication, marketing, or related communication field.

    • Bachelor's degree in communication, journalism, public relations, or marketing.

    • Ability to synthesize and relate complex information; analyze communication problems and opportunities; and develop and implement communication strategies.

    • Experience and proficiency with a range of external and internal communication solutions: face-to-face; print and electronic channels; media relations; creative media solutions.

    • Strong professional communication skills including business and communication planning; creative and technical writing; measurement; public speaking in small- and large-group settings; and one-to-one interpersonal relationships.

    • Demonstrated ability to think strategically and counsel business leaders to guide effective use of communication strategies and tactics to inform and influence target audiences.

    • Polished organizational, decision-making and problem-solving skills.

    Proficiency in content development (all forms, written articles, scripts, talking points, power point decks) as well as demonstrated experience in developing and managing large-scale communications at other firms (corporate, agencies, etc.)

    Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday

    Contract: One year with possibility of extension

    Updated 06/18/2018