Marketing Communications Leader/Writer

Harris Corporation Rochester, NY

Job Title – Marketing Communications Leader/Writer

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20162110-14923

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving our customers' toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports customers in more than 125 countries and has approximately $8 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into four business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems, Electronic Systems, and Critical Networks.

Job Description:

This candidate will be experienced in all areas of marketing communications and is able to lead other members of the creative team to develop and execute strategic, persuasive concepts for both print and digital. This candidate will be an experienced writer, preferably in a highly technical industry, able to quickly understand and translate technology into benefit-driven, customer consumable content. Learning the Harris Communication Systems products and technology as well as quickly adapting to the Harris brand and voice will be a critical component to achieving success. This candidate will work closely with the Strategic Product Marketing Managers to understand value propositions, creative briefs and technical advantages of our product offerings to conceptualize and execute effective marketing materials.

Position Responsibilities:

* Write clear, effective copy for print and digital marketing communications deliverables including product and capabilities brochures, data sheets, sales presentations, infographics, tradeshow booth messaging and web content

* Collaborate with designers and other members of the marketing team to translate marketing objectives into creative concepts for advertising and direct marketing campaigns, collateral, interactive and video content

* Participate in the development of product announcement and launch materials

* Prepare materials for internal and external presentations on products and capabilities

* Ensure overall quality and consistency of messaging is seeded in all appropriate communications

* Effectively prioritize projects and manage members of the team to execute deliverables on time and within budget

* Ensure alignment of messaging with Marketing, Product Marketing, and Public Relations.


* BS Degree in Communications, Journalism, Broadcasting, Marketing or English

* Minimum of 10 years professional, full–time experience as a writer, preferably in a highly technical industry

* Demonstrated Marketing Communications leadership experience

* Examples of written work will be required at time of interview

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Location: USA - NY - Rochester

Activation Date: Friday, October 21, 2016

Expiration Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018

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