Johnson Controls Communications Manager in Nuevo León, Mexico

Objectives:

· Develop and execute communications strategy based on regional/local business priorities and global guidance

· Design and maintain effective communication channels to reach and impact key stakeholders, mainly employees, leaders, local and national media

· Support executive leadership in their communication needs

· Administer and manage communications budget and resources

· Help execute selected events and initiatives

Main Tasks:

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/Internal Communications:/

· Corporate messaging and brand guidelines are reflected in all internal communication channels and messaging

· Create and drive Power Solutions messaging to provide frequent and effective update on business performance

· Power Solutions strategy is effectively cascaded to all employees in Mexico

· Coordinate communication across all locations in Mexico with communication champions

· Maintain and evolve internal communication channels – company intranet, digital signage, employee town halls, email announcements, visual communication and others

· Project coordination of internal communications activities such as Vision Week, Strategy kick-off, etc.

· Additional support of employee engagement activities such as recognition ceremonies and corporate social responsibility events in coordination with event committee

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/External Communications:/

· Drive creation and execution of external PR strategy – identify key stakeholders, develop specific messaging to support our business objectives and

· Effective use and development of the following channels: press conferences, press releases, media interviews, key messages, Q&A and additional social media promotion where appropriate

· Find opportunities to position Johnson Controls as a battery technology thought leader, increase our visibility in local communities where we operate, and help managing crisis communication together with local management

· Identify local spokespersons and assure appropriate training

· Maintain good relationship with key media, key stakeholders, including government bodies, industry associations, NGOs, etc. to support business development

Requirements:

· Fluent in English and Spanish

· Bachelor degree in communications or equivalent (journalism, management, or other relevant majors preferred);

· 5-7 years’ relevant experience in communications roles, PR agency or automotive industry experience is as a plus;

· Excellent communications and presentation skills;

· Matrix- and project-organization experience;

· Editorial sense as content/story developer;

· Profound understanding of communication tools and practices

· Ability to work under pressure, multi-task and deliver to tight deadlines.

PC knowledge (MS-office, Photoshop as a plus

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Job: *Communications & Corporate Affairs

Organization: *Power Solutions

Title: Communications Manager

Location: MX-Nuevo León-San Pedro Garza Garcia

Requisition ID: WD30033716330