What's The Role?
The Communications Specialist is an important role within the Communications function of Liberty Latin America (LLA) and reports to the Director, Communications.
This role will be responsible for supporting LLA’s internal communications, providing functional communications support, liaising with the broader communications team across our markets, and leveraging various channels to inform and drive employee engagement aligned to LLA’s overall business objectives.
The Specialist will develop plans and execute compelling company-wide campaigns to drive greater employee engagement through excellent written communications, collateral materials, and creative executions.
The Specialist will work closely with the Director, Communications in developing content to ensure internal audiences are appropriately apprised of business happenings reinforcing our company culture and building our profile as an employer of choice.
Supports Communications by informing, engaging and energizing employees through compelling storytelling
Draft communications that meet specific objectives with clarity, appropriate tone, accuracy, and balance
Contributes to Communications initiatives including managing content, timelines, and the distribution of communications through various channels
Find new and innovative ways to bring stories to life, through audio, video, and interactive storytelling
Provide bilingual writing capabilities, including translation from English to Spanish and vice versa
Create exciting content that reflects the company’s strategic priorities
Proactively identify important initiatives and events across the company and work to ensure appropriate coverage is incorporated into our communications channels
Identify opportunities to repurpose content and extend life and relevance of existing material
Work with the Communications team to produce and deliver communications deliverables
Respond to queries from internal stakeholders and identify the appropriate course of action
Support the planning and management of internal events including coordinating with vendors
Build cross-functional relationships to remain aware of important news, developments, and initiatives
Manage the communications calendar, working closely with full Communications function to populate
Act as an ambassador for the company’s culture and infuse it into communications materials
Coordinate with vendors to assist in maintaining financial records, tracking purchases, invoices, and payments, while keeping organized records of our projects
Knowledge & Experience :
2+ years of professional experience in news media, corporate communications, journalism, or publishing
Experience with internal / employee communications, preferred
Experience with researching and writing compelling, comprehensive communications materials
Excellent Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint skills
Excellent writing and storytelling skills with a focus on creativity and quality
Strong organizational skills with the ability to juggle changing priorities in a fast-paced environment with a can-do, positive attitude
Demonstrate calm under pressure while handling multiple deadlines and requests from various stakeholders
Professional style that can work with a broad range of internal stakeholders
Strong attention to detail and ability to remain focused in a matrixed environment
Ideas-oriented and adaptable, capable of managing feedback while maintaining high standards
Proven skills in project management
Comfortable working in a cross-functional environment to ensure work gets done efficiently
Ability to handle sensitive and confidential situations with diplomacy
Bilingual English / Spanish
Preferred education / qualifications :
Degree in Communications, Journalism, or related field.
Who We Are
We are the leading telecommunications company, connecting more than 40 markets in Latin America and the Caribbean with our video, broadband internet, telephony, and mobile services under the consumer brands VTR, Flow, Liberty, Más Móvil, BTC, and Cabletica.
We started small, and now we’re growing. We’re excited about the future as we strive to unlock opportunities in the region.
Why join us
Technology excites us enables us and drives us. We re proud of the services we provide, the markets that we serve, and our people coming together to enhance our customers lives with technology so that they can connect, work, live and play without missing beat.
Throughout Liberty Latin America, our passion and pride are brought to life through our shared vision to bring innovation that will create moments that matter to our customers, delivering growth in our markets with one vision, one culture, and one team.
Liberty Latin America provides equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to age, color, citizenship, disability or perceived disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or domestic partner status, military or veteran status, national origin, pregnancy / childbirth, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state, and / or local laws.