Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: PR / Corporate Communications
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
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Role Summary:

As Communications Specialist, you will have a unique opportunity to inspire and educate the global Baker Hughes workforce and Human Resources function. In this role, you will execute and provide insights to a comprehensive communications plan targeting three audiences: the Human Resources function, managers/people leaders, and all employees. These audiences will require context, training, and, ultimately, empowerment in our engaged culture.

Key attributes for this position include:
  • Strong project manager able to produce concise communications plans in a short timeframe
  • Influencer with the ability to "connect the dots" and see opportunities outside traditional functional boundaries
  • Clear thinker able to organize complex and sensitive content into clear and straightforward communications
  • A change agent willing to be a visible ambassador of projects

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Communications Specialist, you will:
  • Create and project manage implementation of comprehensive, global communications plans for HR programs or initiatives in support of the global functional communications strategy
  • Plan to deploy and enable influencers and change agents to drive adoption of various HR programs and initiatives
  • Collaborate with internal partner groups (HR product company, regional and centers of excellence partners, Workday team, Communications, Digital Technology and others) to ensure communications plans address all critical business requirements
  • Partner with external systems implementation partners and other partner agencies as required
  • Incorporate HR communications into the broader BH employee communications calendar
  • Establish clear KPIs to measure effectiveness of communications campaigns and optimize content and channels over time
  • Maintain a strong external network within the HR function and business to bring new ideas and solutions to BH
  • Project manage communications campaigns for other HR initiatives as they arise

  • Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Journalism, English, Marketing or Public Relations from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in communications, public relations, marketing, or journalism

Desired Characteristics:
  • Experience developing and executing high-level strategic employee and change management communications strategies and plans
  • Strong attention to detail and outstanding organization skills, presentation skills and verbal & written communication skills
  • Experience in digital and print content creation and content strategy development and execution
  • Technical knowledge of multiple communication channels, to include but not be limited to, websites, blogs, apps, newsletters, email, and social media
  • Ability to distill complex information into clear, concise messaging
  • Ability to fluidly navigate between strategy and execution (can develop high-level strategic plans and also produce crisp, clear communications)
  • Demonstrable experience of effective stakeholder management
  • Ability to fluidly navigate between strategy and execution (can develop high-level strategic plans and also produce crisp, clear communications)

  • Houston, TX

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

Baker Hughes is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more