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Associate Communications Specialist
Posted on 2/1/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Woodlawn, MD, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
Development Operations (DevOps)
HTML/CSS
Leadership
Management
Marketing
Social Media
UI/UX Design
Video Editing
Wordpress
Requirements
  • Experience in copywriting and editing
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and presentation skills
  • Outstanding organizational and planning abilities
  • Working knowledge of MS Office; photo and video-editing software is an asset
  • Experience in a professional work environment, including internships
  • Ability to interact with clients and collaborate with team members
  • BSc/BA in English, Public Relations, Communications, or relevant field
  • Experience with strategic communications
  • Knowledge of content management systems, including WordPress and/or basic HTML
  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communications
Responsibilities
  • Develop effective corporate communication strategies
  • Manage internal communications
  • Draft content (e.g., Blogs, new website page) for company website
  • Draft social media content and track metrics across channels
  • Organize initiatives and plan events or conferences
  • Liaise with media and handle requests for interviews, statements etc
  • Foster relationships with advocates and key persons
  • Collaborate with staff to produce copy for blogs and articles
  • Assist in communication of strategies or messages from senior leadership
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in basic web design and content production is a plus
Softrams

51-200 employees

Digital services firm
Company Overview
Softrams' mission is to grow and continue to be a leading consulting and solutions provider specializing in emerging technologies.
Benefits
  • We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package by providing options for medical, dental, and vision insurance. We also offer 100% company paid short-term and long-term disability insurance and life insurance for the employee along with optional spousal and child life insurance.
  • We offer a generous 401k program with matching employer contributions of up to 5%. Employees become fully vested 30 days after their start date.
  • Everyone needs time to recharge and unwind which is why we provide an annual 15-day vacation and 5-day sick leave. We also provide additional maternity and parental leave, as well as bereavement leave.
  • We are proud to share our in-house training application which provides unlimited access to training programs (AWS, Azure, SAFe etc). We offer rewards for completion of certificates and host internal brown bag sessions to ensure an environment of continuous learning. We have also launched a new “Yearn to Learn” initiative which provides recommended courses and certifications along with opportunities and incentives based on current role and future aspirations.
  • We provide your choice of laptop – MacBook Pro or PC, along with any additional software you may need for your job. Our offices provide ergonomic desks with adjustable height powered by push button operation, with USB plugins conveniently mounted right at their desk (SmartDesk). Additionally, our offices have all new Zoom Rooms installed in each conference room to ensure quality communication and collaboration in a seamless and integrated manner.
  • We have partnered with Teaching for Good to provide free virtual training and mentoring for anyone interested in enhancing their career or would like to acquire new competencies. We also hope to create the skills of our future workforce.
  • The pandemic has shifted how companies engage with their employees. In addition to the annual company event, we have created new virtual events such as Virtual Birthday Cake Cutting, Trivia, Bingo and many more to emphasize we are one team.
Company Values
  • Stand United: The current climate of divisive politics and ideologies reminds us of the importance of unifying values. At Softrams, we believe in equity and justice for all which makes us proud of our diversity.
  • Provide Value: We take pride in our work and strive to provide exceptional digital services that are achieved through in-depth research, avant-garde creativity, and tenacious execution.
  • Transform Digital Landscape: With our client partnerships, we aim to make a difference in how technology shapes our world. We co-create new possibilities for how work is managed.