Communications Specialist in Durham, NC with Greene Resources

Date Posted: 2/10/2020

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Job Number: 35954

Communications Specialist

Job Description:

Our client, a large non-profit organization, is looking for a Communication Specialist to join their team! The Communications Specialist will support the three Communications hubs - Marketing Communications, Institute Communications and Library and Information Services, performing assigned tasks. This is a full time, contract position based in the RTP, Durham, NC.


  • Update Content Management Systems with content that populates the website and the organization's intranet.

  • Correct content in the organization's publications database.

  • Manage communications with the researchers to create and update their online professional profiles

  • Interact with the internal communications team

  • Assist library and info's with updated intake forms

  • Other tasks as assigned.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred

Desired Background/Skills:


    • Previous experience working in corporate communications or marketing communications environments strongly preferred

    • Previous writing and editing experience and familiar with AP Style required

    • Experience with content management systems (e.g., Drupal)

    • Strong attention to detail and follow-through

    • Strong writing and verbal communication skills

    • Sensitivity to deadlines and production targets while flexible enough to effectively address changes in plans

    • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team

    • Positive attitude and willingness to embrace change

    • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)

    Other Information:

    • Candidates will be required to take a writing test

    • This client is a U.S. government contractor with controlled-access facilities and must register non-U.S. Persons; therefore, all visitors to their facilities must declare their nationality and citizenship upon arrival at, and before entering their facilities. All candidates selected to interview will be required to complete ?Government Contractor Controlled-Access Facility Questionnaire? before visiting the client facility

    • Greene Resources is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status