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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Lake Air Metal Products - Communication Coordinator

Lake Air Companies is looking for a Communication Coordinator at our Coon Rapids location. This person will be responsible for coordinating key communication functions for the following stakeholders: employees, prospective employees, customers, prospective customers and the community.
This person will work closely with HR and Marketing to develop uniform message. They will also ork with our SLT (Strategic Leadership Team) to develop content to support the message.
Responsibilities/Job Duties
  • Work with HR and Marketing to develop message for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Work with SLT (Senior Leadership) to develop content to communicate message to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Interview internal departments to develop material on operational news.
  • Develop communications and marketing plan for events
  • Act as writer and editor for marketing and communications vehicles, both on and offline.
  • Maintain company website
  • Prepare and distribute newsletters (employee, customer, etc)
  • Update brochures, media kit, key messages and fact sheets as needed.
  • Assist IT with projects as needed
  • Provides back up to other areas as needed.
  • Complies with safety rules as outlined in Lake Air’s Safety Manual.
  • Complies with the requirements of the ISO Quality Management System and departmental procedures, and work-instructions.
  • BA/BS in communications (or working toward communications degree)
  • 2+ years of experience in communications
  • Superior writing and oral communication skills
  • Strong editing skills
  • Basic Microsoft Office computer skills
  • Basic design/layout experience (Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Publisher)
  • Basic HTML and CSS knowledge preferred
  • Strong computer hardware skills
  • Understanding of cloud environment
  • Some project management experience preferred
  • Strong organizational and time management
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, meet deadlines, and easily adapt to change.
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently.
  • Ability to multi-task, function effectively in a fast paced, team oriented work environment.
  • Ability to work independently as well as contribute to the overall success of the team.
Major Challenges
  • Fast paced environment with limited supervision
  • Quickly comprehend and act on changing priorities when necessary
  • This position supports three company locations with multiple shifts. Travel between the plants will be necessary.
  • Exempt, salaried, paid weekly
Interested in joining the Lake Air Team! Apply today at
Required experience:
  • 2+ years of experience in communicaitons: 1 year
Apply online now.