10 days old

Manager, Foundation Communications

Atlanta, GA 30303
\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EPosition Purpose:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThe Manager of Communications oversees internal and external communications\u0026nbsp;for The Homer Fund and The Home Depot Foundation. This includes strategic collaboration with internal stakeholders and external partners, tactical execution and management of agency partners.\u0026nbsp; He/She will oversee storytelling and media\u0026nbsp;relations activity for Homer Fund and Foundation initiatives.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E He/She will explore and evaluate emerging opportunities and tools for implementing\u0026nbsp;effective internal and external campaigns to drive the communication strategy for the Foundation, Team Depot and The Homer Fund. The Manager will work in concert with partners in internal\u0026nbsp; communications, public relations, social media, marketing and production to communicate messaging. He/She will assist with drafting of communications, including presentations, newsletters, website copy, video production, social media posts, marketing efforts, vendor and key stakeholder communications, media alerts and press releases.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E He/She will be responsible for creating compelling and share-worthy stories that convey the impact of The Home Depot Foundation and The Homer Fund, including efforts to help fill the skilled labor gap, support veterans, aid communities recovering from natural disasters and The Homer Fund employee assistance stories. The successful candidate will be a strong writer, relationship builder and creative storyteller who is experienced in developing and implementing successful communication strategies, working with executives and leading cross-functional work.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMajor Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E50%- Support and manage storytelling for The Home Depot Foundation and The\u0026nbsp;Homer Fund. Manage internal and external efforts to elevate the story of The Home Depot Foundation, Team Depot and The Homer Fund through earned, owned and paid\u0026nbsp;storytelling opportunities.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E25%- Oversee implementation of Foundation and The Homer Fund\u0026nbsp;communications strategy through all available distribution channels.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E25%- Additional Communications Activities: Support The Home Depot Foundation\u0026nbsp;and The Homer Fund management and communications team with additional activities including associate communications, media relations, speaking engagements and nonprofit partner materials\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003ENature and Scope:\u0026nbsp;\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThis position reports to Sr. Manager, Communications THDF.\u0026nbsp;\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThis position has no Direct Reports.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEnvironment:\u0026nbsp;\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELocated in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be\u0026nbsp;infrequent and not objectionable.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003ETravel:\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETypically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.\u0026nbsp;\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EMinimum Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMust be eighteen years of age or older.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMust be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEducation Required: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThe knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor\u0027s degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EYears of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E5 years\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPhysical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMost 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.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E5 to 7 plus years of relevant work experience with at least five years in a full-time communications position for a brand, PR or marketing agency or media company.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong experience writing content for external and internal audiences.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience creating compelling and share-worthy visual content.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EUnderstanding of media landscape and working with journalists.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EFamiliarity with social media listening and analytics tools.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EA bachelor\u0027 s degree in Journalism, PR, Communications or English is preferred.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to design and utilize diverse communication methods and tools to effectively target messages to internal and external stakeholders and clearly convey thoughts, concepts and direction.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExcellent PC skills, including MS Office.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExcellent written and verbal communication skills.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EGood organizational skills and attention to detail required.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to work independently and be flexible.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETeam player with a can-do attitude.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003C/div\u003E

Categories

Posted: 2020-10-16 Expires: 2020-11-15

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Manager, Foundation Communications

Home Depot
Atlanta, GA 30303

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast