Internal Communications Specialist

Washington D.C.
May 11, 2018
Jun 01, 2018
Full Time

The Internal Communications Specialist will be responsible for creating communication and marketing campaigns that drive employee engagement. This is a story-telling role that focuses on highlighting our mission, our work, and our people. Working with internal stakeholders and our social media/talent marketing team the Specialist will develop compelling content and communication that delivers effective and consistent messages to a globally dispersed employee base.  This role will require a relationship-driven approach to learn the organization, to create and curate content from your relationships, and communicate it all in a strategic and thoughtful way.


  • Develop and execute internal communications strategy, that focuses on compelling content and programs
  • Lead the effectiveness of all internal communications platforms such as GuidePost, our internal communications website and Slack
  • Act as an internal communications partner for internal client groups and develop strategic narrative plans that think long-term, tying multiple communication moments together into broader strategies
  • Partners on cross-departmental projects and organization-wide initiatives from planning to execution in order to ensure successful change management to employees
  • Partner closely with social media team to align content with external messaging
  • Evaluates internal communication strategy, programs and channels and drives continuous improvement based on feedback and best practices
  • Write and edit content for mass distribution on multiple platforms
  • Develop creative video content


  • Bachelor's degree in a realtered field (communications/PR/marketing)
  • At least 2 years' experience creating and implementing an internal comms strategy
  • Working understanding of the use of all types of media
  • Ability to work with all levels of employees, including senior leaders
  • Strong project management skills with attention to detail
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills and strong interpersonal skills
  • Commitment to customer service and superior quality deliverables
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a highly cross-functional environment

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