Logo of Huzzle

Communications Coordinator

image

Equifax

13d ago

  • Job
    Full-time
    Junior & Mid Level
  • Marketing
  • Atlanta

AI generated summary

  • You must have a Bachelor's degree and 2+ years of experience in corporate communications, journalism, or related field. Strong writing skills, project management, and familiarity with AP Style guidelines are essential. Experience with measuring platforms, social media, and content management systems is a plus.
  • You will be developing and executing external content, tracking earned media coverage, preparing reports, and providing support for internal communications programs.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Communications, Journalism or a related field
  • 2+ years of professional experience in the corporate communications, employee communications, public relations or journalism field (may include internship experience)
  • 2+ years of experience writing compelling content in accordance with AP Style guidelines
  • 2+ years of experience in managing external, third party communications platforms
  • 2+ years of experience managing multiple projects while delivering high-quality results
  • What could set you apart:
  • Proficiency in external measuring platforms (Meltwater, Cision, Looker Studio, etc.)
  • Proficiency in Social Media platforms, both natively and third party (Sprout Social, Sprinklr, Hootsuite, etc.)
  • Proficiency in content management platforms (Liferay, SiteCore, Adobe, etc.)
  • Experience in a Google Workspace environment, and creative content platforms (Adobe, Canva, etc.)
  • Experience working in a public relations agency or for a publicly traded company
  • Experience working in the financial services or technology sectors

Responsibilities

  • Development and execution of multiple types of external content, including newsroom articles, blogs, social content and announcements across a diverse and complex business unit.
  • Format, proofread, and coordinate distribution of communications, including assisting with the review and editing process.
  • Oversee tracking of earned media coverage, including tracking in the various company calendars to ensure that content timelines stay on track.
  • Leverage digital tools to track the results of external communications initiatives.
  • Prepare reports and presentation materials that effectively demonstrate the outcomes of key communications initiatives.
  • In addition to external communications responsibilities, provide support for internal communications programs as needed to advance the effectiveness of the communications capability.

FAQs

What are the main responsibilities of the Communications Coordinator - External Communications, U.S. Information Solutions (USIS)?

The main responsibilities include identifying, creating, and distributing external communications content, such as writing/editing articles, creating social content, updating content trackers, managing metrics and reporting, and supporting internal communications programs as needed.

What qualifications are required for this role?

Candidates should have a Bachelor's degree in Communications, Journalism, or a related field, at least 2 years of professional experience in corporate communications or related fields, experience in writing content in accordance with AP Style guidelines, managing external communications platforms, and managing multiple projects effectively.

What skills could set an applicant apart for this position?

Proficiency in measuring platforms, social media platforms, content management platforms, Google Workspace, and creative content platforms, as well as experience in a public relations agency or for a publicly traded company, or in financial services or technology sectors, could set an applicant apart for this role.

Finance
Industry
10,001+
Employees

Mission & Purpose

Equifax is a global data analytics company that specialises in providing consumer credit reporting and risk assessment services. They collect and analyse vast amounts of consumer and business data to generate credit scores, produce credit reports, and offer solutions for identity verification, fraud detection, and risk assessment. Equifax's ultimate mission is to help businesses and consumers make informed decisions by leveraging data and insights. Their purpose is to provide trusted and accurate information to support lending decisions, enable responsible financial behaviour, and mitigate risks for businesses. Equifax aims to empower businesses and individuals with the tools and knowledge necessary to navigate the credit landscape, protect against fraud, and make sound financial decisions. They strive to uphold data security and privacy standards while delivering innovative solutions that contribute to a more transparent and efficient financial ecosystem.