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Deloitte Senior Specialist, Internal Communications - Audit & Assurance in Washington, District Of Columbia

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Jobsummary:

As aCommunications Senior Specialist, you will support the development andexecution of effective internal communications strategies, plans, and deliverablesto drive an integrated strategy across Deloitte s Audit & Assurance(A&A) business. Working closely with a high-performing communications teamas well as with leaders and subject matter experts, the Communications Senior Specialist should have a strategicand executional mindset in order to manage multiple projects, while deliveringhigh-value communications to support strategic objectives. 5yearsexperience in communications is desired.

Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to theCommunications Manager, works with internal stakeholders to design, develop,and implement communications plans, processes, and content to drive key aspectsof the A&A strategy, specifically focused on areas of the business that focus on growth and deliveryof high-quality audit and assurance services

  • Interacts withmultiple communications team members to coordinate, support, and lead internal communications activities,plans, and timely production of business-wide communications deliverables thatenable and inspire our business of 10,000 professionals

  • Collaborates with external agencies and internal resources to designinternal communications and creative campaign assets such as newsletters,promotional videos, infographics, internal intranet sites, podcasts, and otherdigital resources to drive employee engagement

  • Writes and edits internal communications in support of A&A strategicpriorities (e.g., leadership messages, articles, talking points, webcast content,business-wide content, internal website pages, etc.)

  • Ensures appropriate sequencing of messages and campaign launches throughthoughtful internal communication plans

  • Maintainsdiscretion and confidentiality at all times when dealing with sensitive or proprietaryinformation

  • Employs strongproject management skills (initiating, planning, executing, managing, andclosing projects to achieve plan objectives)

Keyrelationships and development

  • Develops relationships with fellow change management and communicationsteam members, helps solve problems, and is a team player

  • Develops trustedadvisor relationships and provides communications counsel to key internalclients, including leaders across the organization

The team

As partof the A&A Change Management & Communications team, the InternalCommunications team provides value to the US Firm by delivering innovativecommunication strategies and approaches for internal audiencesto help ourleaders influence positive behaviors, drive change, reinforce successes, andpromote a strong sense of community through coordinated, consistent messaging.The team also collaborates closely with the A&A Marketing/PR team to ensureeffective and efficient collaboration as we build and protect our brand.

Requirements:

Background/Experience

  • Internal communications professional with a minimum of 5 years of relevantcommunications experienceprofessional services or related industry experiencepreferred

  • Experience in employee communications as part of large-scale change management efforts to drive the implementation of organizational transformation efforts is a bonus

  • Strong writing andediting skills and previous writing/editing experience in internalcommunications, PR, or journalism fields required

  • Demonstratedexpertise in creative and content direction

  • Leveragee xcellent organizationaland project management skills; craft agile short-term and long-term actionplans

  • Exceptionalrelationship management skills to establish rapport, trust, and confidence withkey stakeholders

  • Strong knowledge of best practices in corporatecommunications

  • Experience working in a virtual environment withteam members across multiple offices/locations

  • Proficient with MicrosoftPowerPoint, Outlook, and Word; knowledgeable in all aspects of Microsoft Officeand ancillary programs

Education

  • Bachelor s degree,preferably in Communications, English, or Journalism

Keyattributes

  • Strong interpersonal relationship skills

  • Detail-oriented,organized, flexible, and able to adapt to change

  • Positive attitude and work style; works well under pressure

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong project management skills; able to work independently on multiple assignments while maintaining top-quality deliverables

  • Team player

  • Sense of urgency and responsiveness

  • Proactive approach with ideas

  • Professional and positive attitude with internal clients and with colleagues

  • Sense of responsibility and accountability for the success ofcommunications for assigned focus areas

  • Ability to work well in a virtual teamenvironment

Howyou ll grow

AtDeloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at everylevel of their careers to identify and use their strengths to do their bestwork every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believethere s always room to learn. We offer learning opportunities to help yousharpen your skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global,fast-changing business world. We support the development of leadership andtechnical skills through leading-edge learning development solutions such asour Welcome to Deloitte on-boarding program, career milestone learningprograms, and on-the-job learning experiences to formal developmentprograms. Deloitte University, our 107-acre, $300M center, demonstratesour commitment to development by delivering an interactive, immersive learningenvironment that offers a physical campus in a virtual world. Welcoming morethan 50,000 learners annually from 81 countries, we're considered one of theleading private companies for growing leadership skills. ExploreDeloitte University, The Leadership Center. at https://zoomforth.com/s/deloitte/du#home

Benefits

AtDeloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value ourpeople and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/careers/articles/life-at-deloitte-benefits-and-rewards.html

Deloitte s culture

Ourpositive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best workevery day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offeringthem the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to behealthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and arecontinuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people exceland lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte.

Corporate citizenship

Deloitteis led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines whowe are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people, and ourcommunities. We believe that business has the power to inspire andtransform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, andleadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte s impact on the world. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/about-deloitte/articles/deloitte-corporate-citizenship.html

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