DesMoinesRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Des Moines jobs

Communications Manager

Company: LCS
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: November 10, 2019

Job Description:

LCS is seeking an innovative and experienced communications

professional as our Communications Manager.

Together, We're Greater

At

LCS, we provide you the opportunity to use your talents in a progressive,

growing organization that makes a positive difference in the lives of the

seniors we serve. If you are seeking an organization that gives back, you'll

love working here. Our principles and hospitality promises define our company

culture. LCS employees can be found participating in volunteer activities,

getting involved in our committees or collaborating with team members in our innovative

work space. You'll find lots of opportunities to grow as a professional, serve

the community, and enhance the lives of the seniors. Our culture of partnership

is truly we feel what makes us unique.

Ready

to make a difference? Then join us as the Communications Manager. We think it's time for you to begin

your #lifeatLCS.

What

You Need To Know

Creates and administers the dissemination of corporate

messaging internally and externally.



  • Promotes the LCS Family of Company brands to

    media and external sources including writing press releases, blogs and scripts.

    Manages incoming media inquiries and helps coordinate interviews with

    appropriate internal stakeholders. Serves as the secondary contact for public

    relations and crisis management issues.
  • Utilizes Cision and other technology to optimize

    media communications by creating targeted lists, sending press releases and

    tracking media effectiveness. Identifies trends and tracks results. Curates and

    disseminates daily news to internal stakeholders.
  • Reinforces and protects the corporate brands by

    working with business line leaders to ensure external communication strategies align

    with, and proactively drive our corporate vision and culture. Develops a

    measurable brand communication plan for the corporate family of companies and

    creates creative, brand-oriented content that supports the organization's

    strategic initiatives and priorities.
  • Partners with human resources and other LCS

    departments (as appropriate) to ensure smooth and seamless coordination of

    communication processes and messaging



    What

    We Are Looking For


    • Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, marketing

      or related fields
    • Passion for writing and editing with the ability to

      build a storyline that is informative and engaging; proficient in applying

      Associated Press Stylebook

      Even

      Better


      • Working knowledge of Cision and PR Newswire

        platforms
      • Experience working with both PR and content creation
      • Working knowledge of content management systems,

        preferably WordPress
      • Microsoft business applications: Work, Excel,

        PowerPoint, Outlook
      • Quick learner who is energized by handling multiple

        stakeholders and deadlines
      • Must be able to maintain a high degree of

        confidentiality
      • Impeccable attention to detail
      • Self-motivated disposition
      • Equally adept at advising senior leadership and

        guiding entry-level positions


        Sound

        like a good fit? Let's talk about how together we can be greater!

        Why

        LCS?

        Industry leader. We have been in the business of Senior Living for over 40 years. Nearly

        90% of Life Care Services-managed health centers have a 4- or 5-star rating.

        Competitive

        pay, great benefits and vacation time. We are an equal opportunity employer

        with benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, disability, 401(k)

        with company match.

        Family oriented culture. We provide a

        positive and supportive work environment which our employees value. Flex-time,

        work from home, and social activities with employees and their families add to

        our family centric approach.

        Charity and community involvement. We are

        recognized as a national team for the Alzheimer's Association and consistently

        a top contributor to United Way. We also support our employee's individual

        community contributions and provide opportunities to get involved at our corporate

        locations and in our communities.

        Outstanding advancement opportunities. 650 and counting; LCS is growing and we think you should too. Our company

        growth allows for internal growth opportunities across all of our business

        lines.

        Professional development. Ongoing,

        onsite education opportunities, education assistance, and continuing education

        credits allow LCS employees to keep their knowledge of current industry changes

        relevant.

        Fun companywide events. Leadership Summit,

        SHOE, and our annual company holiday party; just to name a few.

        Top Iowa Workplace. We've created an

        environment where LCS employees enjoy coming to work. LCS has been named a top

        Iowa Workplace, an award that recognizes the top workplaces based on employee

        survey results each year.

        LCS

        creates living experiences that enhance the lives of seniors. You'll see this

        commitment in our people. They're talented, dedicated professionals who truly

        care about residents, with each conducting his or her work with integrity,

        honesty and transparency according to the principles of LCS. We strive to help

        every community succeed-strengthening available resources, establishing proven

        practices that lead to long-term growth and creating lasting value for those

        living in, working for and affiliated with the community. Check us out on our

        website: www.lcsnet.com

        Travel

        Frequency:

        N/A

        Job

        Level: C

        A POST-OFFER BACKGROUND

        CHECK, INCLUDING REFERENCES, IS REQUIRED

        LCS IS AN EQUAL

        OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Keywords: LCS, Des Moines , Communications Manager, Executive , Des Moines, Iowa

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Executive Jobs


Operational Risk Manager 4 - Privacy Risk Leader
Description: Job Description br Important Note: During the application process, ensure your contact information email and phone number is up to date and upload your current resume prior to submitting your application (more...)
Company: Wells Fargo Bank
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 11/22/2019

Accounting Manager
Description: Ref ID: 01500-0010954659Classification: Accounting ManagerCompensation: DOEIf you're an accomplished Accounting Manager who is results-driven and looking for an immediate opening, you might be interested (more...)
Company: Robert Half Management Resources
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 11/22/2019

Program Manager (Security Clearance required)
Description: REQ : 2019-62265Job DescriptionProgram Manager of the General Dynamics Information Technology contractor team supporting the Air National Guard---s Distributed Training Operations Center DTOC . Manages (more...)
Company: General Dynamics - IT
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 11/22/2019


RN Case Manager - Iowa Heart Cardiac Specialty Services
Description: Position Type: Regular br br Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80 br br Primary Location: IA DES MOINES IHC LAUREL br br GENERAL SUMMARY: br br Coordinates and provides intermittent (more...)
Company: Mercy Medical Center
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 11/22/2019

Compliance Manager 3- Home Lending Compliance
Description: Job Description br Important Note: During the application process, ensure your contact information email and phone number is up to date and upload your current resume prior to submitting your application (more...)
Company: Wells Fargo
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: 11/22/2019

Lead, Global Seeds Audit and Third Party Management
Description: Lead, Global Seeds Audit and Third Party Management 18013256 Syngentais a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security byenabling millions of farmers to make better use of available (more...)
Company: Iowa State Job Bank
Location: Ames
Posted on: 11/22/2019

Tax Director - West Des Moines
Description: Ref ID: 01500-0011259478Classification: Tax PreparerCompensation: DOETAX DIRECTOR - PUBLIC ACCOUNTING OPPORTUNITY Our client is not a sweat shop, they work hard when they need to and are not working (more...)
Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: 11/22/2019

Deposit Credit Bureau Management Program Manager
Description: Job Description br Important Note: During the application process, ensure your contact information email and phone number is up to date and upload your current resume prior to submitting your application (more...)
Company: Wells Fargo
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: 11/22/2019

Compliance Manager 3
Description: Job Description br At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of (more...)
Company: Wells Fargo Bank
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 11/22/2019

Vulnerability Security Manager - Des Moines
Description: Ref ID: 01500-0011170946Classification: Systems Security AdministratorCompensation: DOEInformation Security - Vulnerability ManagementApplication Vulnerability ManagementCoordinates with development team (more...)
Company: Robert Half Technology
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 11/22/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Iowa jobs by following @recnetIA on Twitter!

Des Moines RSS job feeds