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Manager, Internal Communications (Hybrid)

Framingham, MA 01701
**Staples is business to business** **. Youre what binds us together.**

Our Corporate Communications team plays a pivotal role in building Staples brand and promoting employee engagement by providing strategic communications counsel to Staples leadership and delivering high-impact internal and external communications. Were professional storytellers and experts at effective employee communications, media relations, crisis response, organic social media, charitable giving, and studio productions. As trusted advisors, we excel at turning stakeholder insights into audience-centric plans that drive tangible business results.

**What youll be doing** :

Get ready to make your mark at a leading brand company that is the industry leader in office products and solutions and an innovator in digital solutions for customers! In this role youll serve as a Communications partner for Staples Chief Information Officer and the Staples Digital Solutions (SDS) leadership team, providing strategic internal communications counsel, planning and implementation expertise, focused on our SDS organization. At Staples, SDS is more than a traditional IT organization, and you will play a pivotal role in facilitating their employee engagement, as they advance innovative digital technology solutions for Staples customers.

As a member of the Corporate Communications team, under the direction of the Director of Employee Experience Communications, you will play a central role in developing and executing communications strategies across a range of print, electronic, broadcast, & face-to-face channels. You will be a primary liaison with functional and business unit leadership, directly providing communications support for key company initiatives. Additionally, you will develop and execute written communications across a range of vehicles from internal newsletters to quarterly broadcasts and leadership communications all while working with people youll love.

**What you bring to the table** :

+ Flawless writing and editing skills, with the ability to produce concise and compelling content under deadline pressure

+ Strong presentation and verbal communication skills

+ Exceptional interpersonal skills

+ Proven ability to prioritize work and effectively manage competing projects and requests Demonstrated proficiency in communications strategy development and planning

+ Experience managing company intranets and/or websites, with an eye for usability and creative look and feel

+ Experience providing strategic counsel to senior-level clients

**Qualifications :**

**Whats needed** **- Basic Qualifications**

+ Bachelors Degree in Communications area such as Mass Communications, Corporate Communications, Journalism, Marketing Communications, etc. or equivalent work experience.

+ At least 4 years of experience developing and executing internal communications strategies and plans with clear business impact, preferably in a corporate setting.

+ Strong proficiency in Microsoft office programs with advanced proficiency in PowerPoint

**Whats needed** - Preferred Qualifications

+ Masters degree

+ Familiarity with HTML, Photoshop and Dreamweaver for intranet, newsletters, and content management.

**We Offer** :

+ People-oriented culture with strong focus on Inclusion & Diversity and associate-led Business Resource Groups

+ Flexible PTO (22 days), Holiday Schedule (7 observed paid holidays) and summer Fridays

+ Online and Retail Discounts, Company Match 401(k), Physical and Mental Health Wellness programs, and more perks and benefits (https://careers.staples.com/Staples-Life/Benefits)

+ Career growth opportunities, backed by Staples strong focus on talent development & learning resources

_Interested in joining the team? Check out our_ _perks and benefits_ _!_

_Staples believes Inclusion is a verb and we encourage diversity of thinking and ideas as well as backgrounds and experiences. Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law._


Posted: 2022-06-23 Expires: 2022-07-23

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