Raymond James Financial, Inc. Communications Specialist in St. Petersburg, Florida
Under limited supervision, uses specialized knowledge and skills obtained through communications education and experience to plan and coordinate communications services, programs and activities and conceptualize, create, write and edit communications. May serve as a communications advisor to others. Undertakes varied work requiring evaluation, originality and ingenuity to make moderately complex decisions. Resolves or recommends solutions to multifaceted problems.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Provides strategic direction, message development, and planning for firm initiatives
Familiar with media relations strategies, tactics and fundamentals
Consults with internal and external constituents to identify communications goals and objectives; recommends and executes solutions for moderate impact project/initiatives
Uses effective verbal and written communication skills to communicate and interact effectively with all levels of the organization
Builds relationships with peers and superiors, including senior leadership inside and outside the department
Utilizes metrics to make strategic decisions in alignment with goals; analyzes audience requirements and behavior
Serves in a leadership capacity when representing the department on firm projects/initiatives
With some instruction/involvement, makes independent decisions
Fundamental public communications and media relations concepts, practices and procedures.
Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint sufficient to create documents, spreadsheets, e-mails and presentations.
Managing time sufficient to handle multiple tasks, prioritize workload, and meet deadlines and changing priorities in a fast-paced work environment.
PR software proficiency to add, monitor and employ data.
Bachelor’s Degree in communications, marketing, business management or related field and one (1) year experience in a corporate setting, journalism, broadcast media and/or public relations agency.
Any equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience approved by Human Resources.
- None Required.
Primary Location: US-FL-St. Petersburg-Saint Petersburg
Job Shift Day Job
Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time
Req ID: 2102576
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