• Corporate Communications Spec

    Job Locations US-MI-Rockford
    Brand/Group
    Corporate Strategy
    Job Function
    Business Strategy
    Min. Exp.(Yrs)
    3
    Type
    Full Time
  • General Function

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    Wolverine Worldwide is a global marketer of branded footwear, apparel, and accessories. With an established global footprint that spans approximately 200 countries and territories, as well as a rock-solid infrastructure, Wolverine Worldwide is dedicated to advancing the following brands that comprise the ever-expanding portfolio: Bates, Chaco, Cat Footwear, Harley Davidson Footwear, Hush Puppies, Keds, Merrell, Saucony, Sperry, and Wolverine. Wolverine Worldwide’s continued success is driven by our ability to stay true to our simple mission: we empower, engage and inspire our consumers – every step of the way.

    The Corporate Communications Specialist is responsible for developing, writing and editing content for a variety of internal and external communication channels.  The position will work cross-functionally to creatively curate and create content that drives employee engagement as well as create content that is relevant to our external stakeholders.

    Primary Duties

    • Responsible for curating, creating and posting content across all communication channels: Wolverine Worldwide website, internal employee communications tool, digital signage, and social media channels.
    • Maintain and adhere to an enterprise-wide corporate communications and editorial calendar across all communication platform channels.  Act as the eyes and ears throughout the organization on what’s happening and how to share the story.
    • Must have the ability to build relationships and identify resources needed to gather various forms of content.  And must be able to actively seek out the relationships when not immediately identified.
    • Project manage the process and various contributing writers across the organization to keep a consistent and engaging flow of content.
    • Analyze various platform data and adjust strategy to drive the most engaging content.
    • Manage facility wide graphic and branding updates.
    • Provide special event support as needed.
    • Performing duties consistent with the Company’s AAP/EEO goals and policies.
    • Performing other duties as required/assigned by manager.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

    • Bachelor’s degree in communications or related field
    • 3-5 years of experience
    • Excellent writing and editing skills
    • Talented storyteller and content creator with experience identifying and developing messaging in a corporate context
    • Digital and social media savvy, and passionate about using these skills for corporate communications
    • Strong understanding of visual communication strategies and tactics across multiple media.
    • Must have demonstrated expertise in Adobe Creative Cloud and Microsoft Office programs: PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.
    • Understanding and/or capable of graphic design skills
    • Excellent verbal communication skills
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Solid project and time management skills
    • Strong collaboration, relationship building and influencing skills

    WORKING CONDITIONS

    Normal Office Environment

    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills which may be required.


    Committed to a diverse workforce, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled).

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