VECTOR TALENT RESOURCES Title IT Communications Specialist httpswww2.jobdiva.comemployersopenrfq.jsp?rfqid14339318 JobDiva 21-00010 Contact Pay Rate 80,000.oo ndash 85,000.00 ndash Pay is based on years of experience, education, experience and certifications. Start Date 01252021 Position Type Salaried W2 Contractor for up to 1 year. Location Bedford MA or Mclean, VA, United States Job Description Vector is seeking an Information Technology Communications Specialist to work as a W2 Contractor to support our clientrsquos project for up to a year. This job does have the potential to go perm if the person does a great job. Location REMOTE The ideal candidate will work closely with IT Service Managers and Support Services, the IT Communications Specialist will be responsible for developing and executing end-user communications to drive awareness, proficiency, and deepen adoption of our enterprise IT services. Key Functions Produce tactics including messages, videos, presentations, emails and draft and create content in a way that resonates at all levels of an organization. Plan, write, edit, and deliver information technology content for internal news center, SharePoint sites, training documents, broadcast emails, web portals, visual display boards, flyers, newsletters, and any other needed form of communication to Client's employees. Assist with the development of communication plans and key messaging to support changes to business processes, systems, and technology at the enterprise level that maximize adoption and minimize resistance to realize full benefits. Work with IT subject matter experts (SMEs) and Service Managers to communicate and promote IT enterprise services to Client's employees. Support unplanned system incident and outage communications. Develop and maintain an editorial calendar. Develop and implement communications and outreach programs. Track and analyze content effectiveness through surveys and metrics. External Qualifications Required Qualifications Must have strong writing skills, strong communications Must have experience with Engagements and introducing new processes, writing for the web, and creating videos Must have experience with Change Management very important - internal workforce communications necessary Must have some technical acumen We are looking for a person who can produce deliverables, not set strategy which seems like a running theme. Must have a BA or BS required, preferably with emphasis on communications Must have 5+ years of experience in the communication field Must have the ability to translate complex information into clear and compelling visual and written communications Ability to translate complex technical information into end user-facing content Experience with writing and editing material for publication on web and in workforce messages and newsletters Excellent proofreading skills and high attention to detail Preferred Qualifications Visual design skills (Adobe Design Suite or similar) a plus Video creation and editing skills a plus Knowledge of change management principles, practices, methodologies, and tools a plus Experience with web content management a plus Vector Talent Resources is an Equal OpportunityAffirmative Action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientationgender identity, age, or genetic information.