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Senior Specialist, Corporate Communications (133273)

Home Depot, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    340276
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Senior Specialist, Corporate Communications (133273)

GA - Atlanta

  • Date Posted: Sep 11, 2019
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: 0-10%
  • Functional Area: Communications/External Affairs
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: No




Position Description:

POSITION PURPOSE

The Specialist, Corporate Communications, is responsible for providing overall day-to-day communications support to an assigned portfolio of internal clients that represent key business and functional units, as well as special business initiatives. The Specialist will help ensure communications are on message, consistent in their quality and delivery, and measurable in their results. The ideal candidate must be a team player who works collaboratively to develop a network of strong relationships to create thoughtful, inclusive communications.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

25%- Monitoring news and social media

20%- Measurement, analysis and reporting traditional and social media trends

10%- Writing press materials (incl. press releases, media alerts, pitch materials)

15%- Proactive media relations planning & execution (proactive pitching)

15%- Researching/writing corporate site content

15%- Respond to various local and trade media inquiries, Managing vendors, payments, analysis of potential new vendors, and Manage press release process (proofing/distribution), PR Email In-box


NATURE AND SCOPE

Reports to a Sr Mgr, Corporate Communications


ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS


Environment:

Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.


Travel:

Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.


Additional Environmental Job Requirements:


ESSENTIAL SKILLS:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Must be eighteen years of age or older.

Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.


Additional Minimum Qualifications:

Education Required:

The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.


Years of Relevant Work Experience:
3 years


Physical Requirements:

Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.


Additional Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree

3-4 years of journalism, public relations or corporate communications-related experience preferred.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

Strong organizational interpersonal skills; keen ability to prioritize and skillfully handle multiple assignments and a high-volume detailed work within a fast-paced environment.

A strong working knowledge of social media and digital platforms, plus some traditional media relations skills.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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Posted: 2019-10-17 Expires: 2019-11-16

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