Brand Communication Specialist - Remote

Location: Various Locations
Work Type: Full Time Regular
Job No: 499903
Categories: Marketing/Communications, Remote Work
Application Closes: Open Until Filled

Develops and implements brand communication strategies and materials that grow, protect, and reinforce Mutual of Omaha's brand. Utilizes social media and multiple media channels to engage digital audiences through effective communications.

WHAT YOU'LL DO:

  • Supports and advances Company's brand with digital audiences through the creative development and execution of effective social media strategies and content. Regularly reviews industry information to develop best practices for branding, social media and communications.
  • Collaborates on the development of the social media strategy and leads implementation including creating and managing the social media content calendar and writing content and posts for digital channels.
  • Develops editorial calendar with compelling and engaging social media communications programs and materials using a variety of media including digital, video, visual and presentations.
  • Performs daily management of social media platforms to include posting relevant content and engaging digital audiences.
  • Analyzes the engagement rate of posts and advertising campaigns on social media platforms. Utilizes results to inform on methods or tools for further posts and/or campaigns.
  • Partners closely with Brand Marketing colleagues on content development and sharing of content, creation of communication materials, and adherence to brand standards.
  • Supports the development of newsletter articles, emails and other written communications using creative design elements to help translate organizational and strategic messages.
  • Actively supports the brand through participation on cross-functional committees and bring innovative ideas forward for engaging digital audiences through communications.
  • Curates relevant content to ensure the Wild Kingdom Website is up to date.
  • Stays current on advances in technology, style, and color in the design industry and brings forward ideas to further enhance communication tools and processes. 

ABOUT YOU:

  • You help promote a culture of diversity and inclusion within the department and the larger organization. You value different ideas and opinions. You listen courageously and remain curious in all that you do.
  • You are able to work remotely and have access to high-speed internet.
  • Professional knowledge of and 1- 3 years experience in communications and social media.
  • Ability to work independently and cross functionally across the organization in a highly collaborative manner.
  • Knowledge of and experience in developing digital communications.
  • Strong attention to detail, organization and problem-solving skills, decision-making abilities and initiative.
  • Strong innovative and demonstrative creative skills.
  • Ability to translate complex messages into easy to understand visuals and communications. Strong interpersonal; ability to influence.
  • Ability to meet stringent deadlines using prioritization and organizational skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications (such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) Knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office 365 (PowerPoint, Word, Yammer SharePoint), Photoshop or Illustrator.
  • If remote, must have access to high-speed internet.
  • Ability to Travel up to 10%

VALUABLE EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience developing brand related content.
  • Experience with digital communications tools such as Sprout Social, Meltwater, WordPress, and/or Google Analytics.
  • Experience managing social media for an insurance or financial institution.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:

  • A diverse workplace where associates feel a sense of belonging.
  • An organization that feels like a small, close-knit community and has the strength of a Fortune 500 company.
  • Tuition reimbursement, training and career development.
  • Comprehensive benefits plan that includes medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance.
  • Flexible spending accounts for healthcare and childcare needs.
  • 401(k) plan with a 2% company contribution and 6% company match.
  • Competitive pay with an opportunity for incentives for all associates.
  • Flexible work schedules with a healthy amount of paid time off.
  • For more information regarding available benefits, please visit our Career Site.
  • Salary Range: $55,920 - $70,000.
  • Pay commensurate with experience.

MUTUAL OF OMAHA:

Mutual of Omaha serves more than 4.8 million individual product customers and 39,000 employer groups. Our legacy of stability creates an environment where every associate is encouraged to experiment, innovate and grow in their own unique career path.

From day one, you’ll have the tools to be your best self at work. Here you’ll do meaningful work and your talents will have a positive impact on peoples’ lives as we help our customers protect what they care about and achieve their financial goals.

Each associate is a unique contributor to creating a diverse, dynamic, thriving and inclusive workplace. We want you to become engaged … feel a sense of belonging … and contribute to the company’s exceptional future.

Join forces with a company that can AMPLIFY YOUR STRENGTHS AND EMPOWER YOUR CAREER.

For inquiries about the position or application process, contact our HR Helpline at 1-800-365-1405.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-800-780-0304. We are available Monday through Friday 7 am to 4:30 pm CST we will reply within 24 hours.

Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

To All Recruitment Agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.