Internal Communications Specialist

  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #632

Internal Communications Specialist

Location: Cleveland, Ohio

Compensation & Benefits: Base salary up to $60K commensurate with experience plus Bonus, Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, Commuter FSA, Tuition Reimbursement Program, generous vacation and sick/personal days, paid holidays, 401K, and more!

Organization: Highly Rated International Law Firm

Summary: Seeking an upbeat, proactive and detail oriented communications specialist to support the Human Resources team within an elite law firm. This role is responsible for implementing communications creatively and effectively through various channels. The ideal candidate will help develop strategies to strengthen and preserve the firm’s culture.

Key Responsibilities:

  • This role will report directly to the Communications Manager
  • Assist with the creation and distribution of various internal messages such as onboarding announcements, event communications and others as needed
  • Service various Benesch committees and their messaging needs
  • Design and manage email, mailing and web communication assets for firm events, client alerts and newsletters
  • Contribute to the awareness of the firm’s internet presence
  • Assist with content management of practice descriptions, biographies, news items and media for firm website and printed materials
  • Manage the Service Star award program for the firm
  • Support the execution and coordination of employee events as needed
  • Keep the firm intranet site up to date and accurate
  • Maintain a positive relationship with the firm’s vendors and act as an ongoing liaison
  • Recommend merchandise sources for tasks as needed and necessary

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; Journalism, Communications or similar field preferred
  • 1+ years of experience within an internal communications role/HR communications is highly preferred 
  • Experience updating and maintaining a website
  • Familiarity with Canva is desirable
  • Strong project management skills
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Attention to detail, proofreading and internet research skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills