Social Media Specialist at Motorola Solutions
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At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer to as their lifeline. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video and services help our customers work safely and more efficiently. Whether it’s helping firefighters see through smoke, enabling police officers to see around street corners, or reliably keeping the lights on in homes and businesses around the world, our work supports those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions, and help us usher in a new era in public safety and security.
Department OverviewThe Global Communications team is the voice of Motorola Solutions, telling the company’s story of transformation and progress to employees, reporters and other stakeholders. We work strategically and collaboratively with colleagues around the world, finding the most compelling stories to tell and bringing them to life in pitches, news releases, blog posts, infographics, social media posts, videos and more.
Seeking a skilled communications professional to develop and execute the corporate social media strategy globally in addition to other communications responsibilities in support of the business. This individual will work closely with senior leaders and departments across the company to develop our social media practice that supports the company strategy, critical initiatives and other business updates.
Scope of Responsibilities
Develop and execute Motorola Solutions’ corporate social media strategy, with a focus on company storytelling and thought leadership.
Serve as a strategic business partner and advisor to leaders, teams and functions across the company, with a focus on building relationships and gathering insights to inform our social media strategy.
Lead content creation and curation for corporate social media, including managing our editorial calendar, writing content and guiding the development of visuals and other creative assets on all social platforms.
Use social media analytics to drive social media decision making such as the types of content we develop and share and the time of day and day of week to post - the analytics should serve as our guiding post to strengthen our platforms to drive brand awareness, customer engagement, competitive differentiation, community following and sales pipeline.
Research social media practices and benchmark other companies to continuously improve and evolve Motorola Solutions’ social media presence, with creativity and imagination.
Understand the Motorola Solutions brand and values, and ensure these are reflected through all social media content.
Support the broader communications team with well-crafted, concise and highly engaging communications which may include pitches, blog posts, employee news stories and executive communications.
Build networks across diverse cultures and geographies and thrive in a collaborative team-based environment, while also working independently.
Read business and technology news; support monitoring, measurement and crisis communications activities.
Specific Knowledge and Skills
Strategic thinker who can build a network, gather information and translate it into communications projects and plans that generate results.
Outstanding writing, editing and proofreading skills.
Strong judgment and the ability to make decisions independently.
Serious commitment to excellence, quality and attention to detail.
Ability to work in a variety of media, meet tight deadlines, manage multiple projects simultaneously and be adaptable to change.
Skilled at exerting influence, as well as collaborating, navigating and managing at all levels of the organization.
Advanced writing and storytelling skills
Basic graphics experience in Adobe Creative Cloud is a plus.
Advanced ability to think outside the box, ideate and generate new ideas
Bachelor’s degree; journalism, communications or English is preferred.
1-3 years’ experience managing social media strategy and/or execution, preferably for Fortune 500 company.
Position TypeNew Grad
Referral Payment PlanNo
Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.