Siemens Market Communications Specialist in Norcross, Georgia
Market Communications Specialist
Job Family: Communications
Business Unit: Communications
Requisition Number: 236598
Primary Location: United States-Georgia-Norcross
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 15%
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in seven Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services.
Our support functions are split into two organizations, Corporate Core and Corporate Services. These organizations provide essential services to better enable responsible and profitable growth.
For more information,please visit: http://www.siemens.com/us/en/home/company/about/businesses.html
As a member of the Smart Infrastructure (SI) communications team, you will assist in, and in certain instances independently manage, the various communication channels driving marketing objectives. The Market Communications Specialist will directly report to the Low Voltage and Products (LP) Marketing communications manager within SI and will work collaboratively with a US and Global team of employees dedicated to support the LP business unit in Marcom, tradeshow, PR, online and social media activities.
In this position you will be collaboratively driving and executing LP’s positioning to convince and gain preference of customers for our value-added performances by actively and timely communicating our competence, know-how, offers and benefits of our products and solutions, achievements as well as company’s visions, strategies, principles and business plan. You will lead and assist in the planning and implementation of effective, integrated business marketing communication initiatives and programs to achieve desired outcomes from designated target groups, such as contractors, distributors, consulting engineers and end-users.
This position will require up to date knowledge and understanding of the corporate branding guidelines (Brandville). Good project management skills are essential to ensure timely execution of all deliverables.
•Prepare communication strategies, based on business and marketing plans, as directed.
•Implement and manage various communication channels that help drive marketing objectives as a part of the complete communications program. (Elements can include, but not limited to, tradeshows, advertising, public relations, events, promotions, direct mail, brochures, internet, audio-visual productions, etc.)
•Apply relevant governance standards, policies and procedures to, and ensure consistency, quality, and transparency of Business Unit communications.
•Develop content to ensure consistency of message in internal and external communications; e.g. internet, intranet, extranet, brochures, advertising, press activities, presentations.
•Solid understanding and consistent implementation of corporate brand guidelines. Provide counsel and transparency to the business unit for adherence to corporate style guidelines.
•Contribute to and support U.S. messaging, positioning, and communications approach on a project basis.
•Research and communicate Business Unit success stories, projects, products and innovations.
•Evaluate effectiveness of communication by conducting surveys, inquiries and other elements of the communication performance management.
•Collaborate with PR, Online Communications, Employee and Leadership Communications and the SI communications team on a project basis to achieve the communication objectives of the BU or Segment.
• Manage internal and external vendors, such as agencies
•Work with FSS (Functional Shared Services), assist with coordination, execution and follow-up analysis of customer events and trade shows.
•Maintain marketing communications budget and provide monthly analysis.
•Execute Business Unit specific communication projects as directed.
Required Education and Experience:
• BA in communications/marketing
• 5 years successfully performing the planning, directing, executing and measurement of communications to internal and external stakeholders
• Domestic Travel 15%
Required knowledge, skills, or expertise:
o Strong organization skills.
o Ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines
o Strong customer service orientation.
o Solid computer skills using Microsoft Office Suite
o Ability to work under time constraints with multiple projects
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
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