Sr. Specialist, Communications & Strategic Projects

11 May, 2022


Sr. Specialist, Communications & Strategic Projects

Atlanta, GA


The RD Communications Sr. Specialist will be responsible for working with assigned members of the RDLT to develop and implement their sub-department’s communication plans, to include vision, goals and clear articulation of their strategic work. This role will be responsible for crafting the messages and deliverables needed to inform and influence other CFA organizations.


The RD Communications Sr. Specialist will:

  • Partner with assigned RDLT member(s) and their leadership team(s) to develop vision, goals and communications strategy
  • Create necessary deliverables to convey the communication strategy and plan to the entire department
  • Ensure the development of communications plans for their areas are aligned with the overall goals/strategy of RD Communications and their direct people leader
  • Provide guidance to members of leadership teams on when communications are needed in their department and when communications are needed with other CFA orgs
  • Oversee the work product of strategic partners and vendors in support of the overall plan
  • Work cross-collaboratively with their functional team (RD Communications) and their assigned sub-department (Design, D&C, FEQ, NRG, etc)
  • Prepare and send communications from leaders or teams as needed to address needs
  • Ensure a good cadence of communication with the goals of increasing RD engagement in the work and increasing the level of understanding of RD within CFA Inc

Minimum Qualifications

  • Strong computer skills with proficiency with PowerPoint or Keynote
  • Excellent written & verbal communications skills
  • 3 years experience in Communications, Marketing, Creative Project Management, or other related fields

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in Communications, Marketing, Creative Project Management, or other related fields
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking abilities
  • Ability to influence senior leadership in crafting vision and goals
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to connect the dots and develop storylines for various audiences
  • Demonstrated to translate discussions to clear recap messages
  • Ability to develop messaging that will influence others at all corporate levels
  • Strong communication skills, both individual and group environment
  • Ability to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing
  • Strong project and time management skills
  • Flexibility & adaptability
  • Preferred experience in any of the following: Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator), Canva, Smart Sheets, Excel, Teams

Minimum Years of Experience


Travel Requirements


Required Level of Education

Bachelor’s Degree

Job posted: 2022-05-11