Eaton’s Corporate Communications team is currently seeking an Employee Communications-Digital Specialist, to join our team. This position is based at our Corporate Headquarters location in Beachwood, Ohio.
Are you a digital communications specialist, a news enthusiast and a wicked good visual storyteller? If so, we are looking for you to take our new internal news platform to new heights. In this role, you will use your creativity and expertise to grow readership and engagement, help craft and curate compelling news content, and coach and train communicators across the organization on digital communications and storytelling best practices. This position will report to the Vice President, Corporate Communications.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
Here’s what you can get out of this role:
You will gain a sense of community as you engage with employees on the company’s mobile communication platform and intranet sites and respond to inquiries.
You will gain a deep understanding of our businesses - from helping businesses create compelling content - and expertise in our brand, both of which can prepare you for other communications or marketing communications roles at Eaton.
You will have an opportunity to further develop brand advocacy skills as you create great stories about our people, teams, business and products.
You will expand your network through partnerships with Corporate Marketing Communications supping content development, posting and monitoring of appropriate social media channels.
You will achieve a sense of accomplishment as you reach clearly established goals.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university
Minimum 3 years of experience in a Journalism, Communications, Marketing Communications, Information Technology, or Public Relations role
Candidates must reside within 50 miles of Beachwood, OH; no relocation will be provided for this role
Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism, Communications, or Public Relations or related field preferred
Position Success Criteria:
Excellent writing and editing skills
Ability to convert complex information into compelling content
Experience in Search Engine Optimization, Google Analytics, tech-savvy with proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and other communication enabling technologies like PowerPoint, InDesign, Photoshop, Hootsuite, etc.
Knowledgeable in email best practices and the CAN-SPAM act, ensuring that laws and regulations are adhered to
Creative, but with a strong attention to detail and accuracy
High energy and enthusiasm to proactively seek opportunities for continuous improvement and collaboration within the communications function
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.
Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: Corporate Sector
Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time