Communications Specialist

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Job Description:
A prestigious and historic private college in the Atlanta area seeks a dynamic Communications Specialist. This is a temp position, working remotely within the Easter Time Zone (EST). The Communication Specialist is a key member of a spirited communications team assisting to execute full-scale COVID-19 communications strategies and communication materials for on-campus and external communication for students and faculty.

As a Communications Specialist you will:

• Develop communication materials and education materials/activities related to COVID19 topics, including infectious diseases, outbreaks, pandemic preparedness, and/or emergency response.

• Collaborate and present to stakeholders and communication team– ideation and messaging for current and upcoming projects and initiatives

• Advance, review and provide substantive and editorial feedback on materials and resources, SME’s, as needed, based on campus challenges and practices associated with COVID-19

Communications Specialist Qualifications

• Bachelor's or MA degree and 3-5 years of experience in journalism, public relations, marketing, or communications, health communications

• Experienced with crisis OR corporate OR health communication and various communication channels (print and digital, web, social media, and mobile)

• Excellent communication (verbal, written) and presentation skills

• Proficient in Microsoft Office programs – Word, PowerPoint, Excel at minimum

• Able to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines

• Willing to work closely with a cross-disciplinary team of colleagues, partners, and stakeholders in a collaborative, cooperative manner

• Knowledgeable of communication theory and best practices

• Able to translate complex concepts and strategies into accessible language for multiple audiences

This is a temporary position working remotely within the Easter Time Zone (EST) with an Atlanta, GA college.

For immediate consideration, please reply with your resume, writing samples/portfolio.

Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to each application personally. If we are interested in your qualifications, we will contact you via telephone or email as soon as possible.

icreatives is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants and talent will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law. We believe in providing a culture that embraces and champions diversity, equity, & inclusion because it truly fosters creativity.