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Communications Lead
Ref No.: 20-00320
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 01/27/2020 to 12/31/2020
 Genesis10 is currently seeking a Communications Lead contract position lasting through 12/31/2020, working with a major insurance provider client in the Milwaukee, WI area.


Description:
The communication lead provides communication consultation to programs, initiatives, campaigns and channels, that align with client’s strategic corporate communication priorities. These activities inform, educate, and influence a range of target audiences including the company’s clients, the field, employees, leaders and other stakeholders.



Responsibilities:
  • Develops and implements strategic communication plan and strategies to drive business outcomes in support of business partner and communication priorities.
  • Provides communication consultation and to business partners. Based on these consultations, implement communication plans that support or drive desired business outcomes.
  • Execute communication tactics with emphasis on writing key messages, supporting documents (news releases, FAQs, copy concepts, etc.), news articles, collateral, etc.
  • Provides insights and support with planning and delivery of effective integrated communication solutions.
  • Engages with communication teams (may include communication consultants or specialists, creative resources, freelancer or external consultants, etc.) to help implement communication solutions including range of traditional and non-traditional venues, media, channels and tactics.
  • Knowledge and experience in digital, social communication strategies a plus.
  • Collaborates with communication consultants to assure understanding of business partner priorities and tight alignment and coordination of communication department support to business partners.
  • Measures effectiveness of communication support and/or return on communication investment.
  • Skillfully manages complex programs, matrixed strategies and significant workload.


Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in communication, journalism, public relations, marketing or social sciences, advanced degree and asset.
  • Seasoned professional with 8-10 years of progressive experience in professional communication, public relations, organizational communication, marketing, training or related communication field.
  • Strong communication skills (writing, speaking, listening, influencing) are a must, with the ability to influence without authority, manage through ambiguity and build relationships
  • ​​​​Solid decision-making and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong track record of developing and executing effective communication strategies is critical.
  • Excellent project management, written and verbal communications skills are required.
  • Experience in change management communications is important. 
  • We are seeking a seasoned professional with 8-10 years of progressive experience in professional communication, public relations, organizational communication, marketing, training or related communication field.  
  • Nice to Have: Experience in sales/distribution channel communication.
  • Nice to Have: Experience in insurance, investments and/or technology communication strategy execution. 

If you are a qualified candidate interested in this opportunity, please apply.
 
About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com
 
“Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”