Northrop Grumman Employee and Executive Communications Representative (Level 2 or 3) in Redondo Beach, California
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Northrop Grumman is seeking an Employee and Executive Communications Representative or Principal Employee and Executive Communications Representative to join its Strategic Space Systems Division/Space Park Center of Excellence team in Redondo Beach, CA. You'll be a great fit if you:
Have excellent writing skills, and are passionate about telling compelling stories with words, photos and graphics
Live by prioritization, organization, and attention to detail
Are positive, poised and approachable, able to work independently and in partnership with senior executives/employees, and confident in offering communications counsel to business partners
Thrive in fast-paced, action-oriented environments and are able to juggle multiple projects simultaneously, reprioritize quickly and meet deadlines
Have a demonstrated understanding of communications and business topics, priorities and trends.
Are creative and tech-savvy, and are fascinated by the latest communications tools and technologies.
Duties and responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Support our efforts to promote and publicize the company's culture, people, products and performance to employees - current and future.
Lead and support planning, implementation and evaluation of various employee, functional and leadership communications strategies and tactics in support of the Division's goals and priorities.
Write, edit and distribute strategic and timely business announcements, news items, creative articles and videos.
Be a storyteller: Conceptualize, procure and produce a diverse array of editorial content about our people, technologies, successes and business capabilities. Content will range from campus news articles, to interviews, to Q&As, brief/catchy lists, infographics, photo/caption features.
Support maintenance of the Division's and Site's internal websites, digital signage and other internal communications outlets.
Contribute to internal communications-related activities during emergency situations.
Support event planning, such as conferences, webcasts and site visits.
Help prepare leadership for internal and external events.
Ensure all communications strategies and tactics are consistent with the company's strategic vision and reflect the Northrop Grumman brand.
We're more concerned with the quality and timeliness of your work than where you do it, so we're fine with remote work on a regular basis. But you'll also need to be on site when necessary, so all candidates must reside in the area . Relocation assistance is available for ideal candidates willing to give the SoCal lifestyle a try.
This position maybe filled at a level 2 or 3 based on the qualifications listed below.
Basic Qualifications for a Level 2:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university majoring in journalism, communications, English, marketing or related field and at least three years of internal communications, public relations, closely related experience; OR a master's degree and at least one year of internal communications, public relations, closely related experience
Experience with Associated Press style guidelines
Familiarity with social tools, website content management systems, including SharePoint, the Adobe Suite of products is a plus, as is a basic understand of HTML
Basic Qualifications for a Level 3:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university majoring in Journalism, Communications, English, Marketing or related field and at least six years of internal communications, public relations, closely related experience; OR a master's degree and at least four years of internal communications, public relations, closely related experience
Experience with Associated Press style guidelines
Familiarity with social tools, website content management systems, including SharePoint, the Adobe Suite of products is a plus, as is a basic understanding of HTML
Experience producing multi-channel editorial content for a newspaper, news channel, video, magazine or other venue is a plus
Active security clearance is another plus
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Category : Communications