Salary $79,000 - $93,000 a year
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Internal communications manager
We are seeking an experienced internal communications professional to support our organization as it continues to grow and expand to meet the challenge of transforming our global energy systems for the sake of the climate.
As the internal communications manager, you will shape the voice of internal communications for our 300+ change leaders world-wideYou will be responsible for connecting through storytelling and innovative communications strategies rmiers to our mission of transforming global energy use and to one anotherAs the internal communications manager, you will develop and own the processes and communications to inspire our fast-moving, passionate, and high-preforming staffIn this role, you will work across all teams, partnering closely with the people team to influence culture - supporting inclusive teams, celebrating our successes, and highlighting our impact.
As the internal communications manager, you will be an individual contributor and will report to the managing director of marketing and communications as part of rmi’s newly imagined influence teamUpon hiring of a chief storyteller or director of content strategy, you will report into that individualJoin us!
Develop and execute a strategic internal communications plan in line with our strategic goals, values, talent strategy, and external employment brand
Connect staff to rmi’s culture and mission via engaging storytelling
Work effectively across teams to execute effective communications initiatives
Produce vivid and inspiring communications including but not limited to newsletters, emails, announcements, and messaging for organization-wide meetings and retreats
Develop efficient and effective internal communications that reach the right audiences at the right time and spark engagement
Ensure internal messages are consistent across all mediums throughout the organization
Handle internal responses to critical/emergent situations
5+ years experience managing internal corporate messaging
Experience designing and implementing an internal communication plan
Experience connecting with diverse audiences; a champion for inclusive language and communication in all formats
Successful track record using storytelling to positively impact organizational culture
Experience tailoring content to audience, balancing messaging with diverse stakeholder needs
Excellent writing, editing, publishing and storytelling skills
Strong communication skills, active listener, and ability to synthesize complicated information clearly and on message
Demonstrated ability to take ownership of multiple projects and competing priorities
Comfortable in a fast-moving, collaborative, and ambiguous environment
Tech savvy; proficient in powerpoint, ms teams, outlook, and zoom
Our work is global and our workforce is distributedOccasional travel may be required and working past normal business hours is occasionally necessary
Experience with energy/climate-change or mission-driven organizations
Experience measuring and reporting impact of internal communications to senior leadership
Able to combine strategic thinking with fun and creative experiences
Comfortable experimenting with new ways to reach employees with information, driving engagement to organizational initiatives
Project management experience
Ba in communications, journalism or related field
This position will remain remote through the covid-19 pandemicOnce the covid-19 situation improves, location is flexibleRmi’s offices are in new york city, ny; oakland, ca; washington, dc; boulder, co; and basalt, co.
The salary range for this position is $79,000- $93,000This is dependent on experience that will be discussed and vetted through the interview processThis position also includes an additional 10% bonus target.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package including:
Medical, dental, vision insurance
403b retirement options (5% match immediately)
Life, ad&d, short-term and long-term disability
Professional and personal development (including linkedin learning access)
Generous paid time off
Commuter and wellness benefits
Casual work environment
Increasing the diversity of thought, perspectives, ideas and opinions within rmi is a critical change element supporting our long-term sustainability and mission to build a clean, prosperous, and secure energy future.
We strive for a level of diversity that reflects the communities we serveAchieving this—regardless of ability, race, ethnicity, ancestry, age, gender, sexual orientation, religion, veteran status, socioeconomic class, educational attainment or other social identities—is critical to the success of each rmier and collectively as an organization.
This ensures that we:
Have the different array of thinking that comes from diverse backgrounds and cultures, enabling us to solve some of the world’s greatest challenges.
Strive for a culture of inclusion and belonging by treating others with dignity, respect and appreciation enabling them to feel welcomed, supported and valued.
Effectively connect, communicate and build long-lasting relationships with decision makers, stakeholders and constituents within diverse communities.
Rmi is an equal opportunity employer.
Rmi is an independent nonprofit founded in 1982 that transforms global energy systems through market-driven solutions to align with a 1.5°c future and secure a clean, prosperous, zero-carbon future for allWe work in the world’s most critical geographies and engage businesses, policymakers, communities, and ngos to identify and scale energy system interventions that will cut greenhouse gas emissions at least 50 percent by 2030Rmi has offices in basalt and boulder, colorado; new york city; oakland, california; washington, d.c.; and beijing.
Job code: 1000450