Raytheon Technologies Communications Manager, External Comms in Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Goodrich Actuation Systems Limited, Stafford Road, Wolverhampton, WV10 7EH
Collins Aerospace Systems, part of Raytheon Technologies, is on the lookout for a Communications Manager - External Communications based in Wolverhampton.
Your role will be to lead and support the execution of key components within the EuMEA communications strategy – leading projects aligned to both marketing and external communications. You will also use initiative and deliver innovative work.
The role is also responsible for some tactical support – including, but not limited to social media, external events management, graphics/video production, newsletter and more.
In addition you will:
Create timely, relevant, dynamic written communications and presentations
Develop and implement effective communication strategies that build strong influencers/media relationships, brand awareness, and customer satisfaction
Supervise projects to guarantee all content is publication-ready
Create communication and marketing strategies for new products, launches, events and international promotions.
Work in a matrix organisation with different departments to generate new ideas and strategies
Execute external communications strategies in region
Attend regional trade events
Counsel senior leaders on recommended messaging, channels and timing of key communications that impact the business and customer experience
Support CSR communications in region
Coordinate metrics reporting and analysis
Plan and execute marketing initiatives to reach the target audience through appropriate channels (social media, digital, graphics, video etc.)
Brainstorm and develop ideas for creative marketing campaigns
Protect and reinforce brand awareness in targeted regions
Manage relationships with internal and external vendors to execute promotional events and campaigns
Experience and Skills
Strong knowledge of external communications strategies and channels, including effective use of digital and video communications
Fantastic written and verbal communications skills
Excellent understanding of developing news releases, proactive media pitching, and storytelling that delivers impactful, positive outcomes
Knowledge and understanding of national and regional influencers, media needs and media relationships
Experience with preparing and presenting materials on behalf of senior leaders
Ability to effectively manage multiple projects, prioritize and act with a sense of urgency
Ability to understand complex business issues to craft messages for targeted audience groups
Passion for engaging in new and innovative communications driving breakthrough audience experiences
Ability to travel 20-30%
Ability to speak German or French would be advantageous, as would experience using Adobe software
Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest problems and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.
Our benefits package includes a competitive base salary as well as 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, as well as private dental & healthcare. In addition, there is an Employee Assistance Programme, ability to buy and sell holidays, cycle to work scheme, employee discounts and a fantastic pension scheme.
Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. Collins Aerospace is committed to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion because we believe that acknowledging and learning from people from many different backgrounds and interests creates an environment where everyone can be their best, ensuring that Collins can be its best. All welcome. All equal. All in.
Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.
Please note that potential candidates will be subject to Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) and background checks and that project access restrictions may apply to some nationalities.
Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.
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