Strategic Communications Specialist

Location Bloomington, MN
Starts Mid January 2022
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance/ possible Full-Time
Rate Up to $50/hour, depending on experience.
Our client is looking for a Strategic Communications Specialist.

This role is:
- Minneapolis-based (ideally wanting someone to come onsite to their office 1-3x/week)
- 40 hours/week
- Ongoing, potential for contract to hire.

In this role, you will work directly with their financial client on a day-to-day basis. Your role includes:
- Serving as the strategic internal communication leader to their executive IT leaders. This includes notifying leadership of project timeline, impact, and key changes
- Participate and engage in project kick-off meetings to get up to speed on communication efforts with their IT leaders
- Ask clarifying questions about the goals, timing, audience, message and story of the internal communication project.
- Create PPT decks (ranging from 3-8 slides) using their branded templates and design guidelines
- Facilitate feedback sessions among the team members to best refine the PPT slides and ensure content is correct

Ideal candidate:
- Strong PowerPoint skills + eye for visual design
- Financial industry experience is a huge plus, and/or ability to learn and understand financial services products and terms
- Experience working with Application Development / IT teams and communicating their updates to other departments in a readable, tangible manner
- Willing to ask clarifying questions in a collaborative way

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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