Watts Water Technologies, AERCO Brand Digital Communications Specialist in North Andover, Massachusetts

As part of the Corporate Communications team, the Digital Communications Specialist will use digital tools to engage, entertain, educate and support Watts’ global workforce. Under the guidance of the Corporate Communications Manager, the Specialist will act as a primary liaison to select internal departments or initiatives, providing communications planning and production support. This individual will be based on site at the company’s corporate headquarters in North Andover, MA.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Content Development. Create, edit, update and post strong, on-brand digital content to publish across multiple channels, including website (Intranet) copy, social media, email and other appropriate content.

  • Multimedia design. Conceptualizes and creates a range of visual content (infographics, web banners, logos / branded templates, illustrations, iconography) to support day-to-day design needs across Corporate Communications channels, including the company’s intranet and weekly news emails.

  • Photography. Captures and edits photos to support internal and external efforts to unify, promote and strengthen the company’s diverse culture and employer brand – locally and globally.

  • Video production. Storyboards, shoots, edits and produces videos, including executive and employee interviews, and other video messages. Co-produces live webcasts of quarterly Town Hall meetings.

  • Digital Asset Management. Creates and maintains libraries using the company’s content management system (CMS) to manage digital / visual brand assets.

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing or journalism.

MANAGEMENT:

  • No direct reports.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2-5 years’ experience in a professional communications environment (in-house or agency)

  • Link to a portfolio / examples of current work

  • Strong experience with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.)

  • Familiar with social media management platforms, specifically HootSuite

  • Manages time effectively to multi-task and meet deadlines

  • Content Management Experience

  • Video editing software (Premier Pro, After Effects, iMovie)

  • SharePoint

  • Email marketing programs

  • Animation / GIF design / creation

  • Front-end web design (HTML / CSS / JavaScript)

  • Familiar with IoT

*PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, talk, and/or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand, sit, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include: close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

*WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Work in office environment

  • May occasionally be required to perform job duties outside the typical office setting.

*As required by the Americans Disabilities Act (ADA)

EMPLOYEE CORE COMPETENCIES:1. Collaborate Across Workgroup2. Initiate Positive Change3. Deliver High Quality Results4. Focus on the Customer

  1. Develops Self & Others

  2. Accountability

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Watts is committed to equal employment opportunity. We follow a policy of administering all employment decisions and personnel actions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy, national origin, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, genetic disposition or carrier status, marital status, military or veteran status, minorities, or any other category protected under applicable federal, state, or local law. Consistent with the obligations of state and federal law, Watts will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Any employee who needs a reasonable accommodation should contact Human Resources.

Watts Water family of companies designs, manufactures and commercializes high-quality, innovative products and solutions that promote the comfort and safety of people and the quality, conservation and control of water used in commercial, residential, industrial and municipal applications.

A $1.4 billion global company, listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) with presence in 3 regions and 17 countries.

Our extensive portfolio of products and leading brands range from highly technical to fast moving shelf goods and allows us to be present in the following categories: Plumbing & Flow Control, Water Quality & Conditioning, Drainage & Water Reuse, HVAC, and Municipal Waterworks. We strive to be the best long-term partner for installers, specifiers, distributors and OEM customers.

Specialties

Plumbing, HVAC, Water Quality, and Gas

Headquarters

North Andover, MA, United States

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Shanghai, China

Company Size

About 5,000 employees

Website

http://www.watts.com/

http://www.wattsindustries.com/

http://www.wattsasia.com/

Industry

Machinery

Founded

1874