Geico Sr Communications Specialist in Chevy Chase, Maryland

Sr Communications Specialist


Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States at

Marketing & Communications at

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GEICO’s Communications Department is seeking a Senior Communications Specialist that will work to support the Communications team.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate will be highly skilled and a well-rounded professional in the Communications field that is able to develop and deliver corporate- wide and local messaging through a variety of channels.

As the Senior Communications Specialist you will take on a lead role for the section and demonstrate creativeness, organization, and analytical skills:

Key responsibilities for the position include:

•Serve as Lead on section projects, conduct meetings, and act as a liaison between staff and director.

•Oversee creation of GEICO’s homepage

•Executive messaging for company officers, including speeches, remarks and presentations

•Organize article assignments and production schedules, insuring deadlines are met

•Track performance and provide analysis of intranet products using Google Analytics

•Generate a steady supply of articles ideas for associate communications and prepare daily GEICO homepage content

•Manage and develop engaging, creative and informative messaging through a variety of channels (electronic media, print, social media, video and photography)

•Press releases – drafting text/creating visuals/delivering information via various channels and distribution systems

•Handle other day-to-day communication activities

Candidate Qualifications:

•Bachelor’s Degree in English or related educational experience

•Ability to write and edit compelling, accurate, quality messaging that communicates clearly, and reflects our business culture and creates a sense of being for GEICO.

•Serve as a team player who can contribute innovative ideas and work independently

•Display confidence representing and interacting with team members

• bility to create high-quality work in a timely manner

•Familiarity with Excel required and HTML/SharePoint a plus

Must be willing and able to commute or relocate. This position is located in our Chevy Chase, MD office.

About Geico

For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace.

Our associates' quality of life is important to us. Full-time GEICO associates are offered a comprehensive Total Rewards Program*, including:

  • 401(k) and profit-sharing plans

  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance

  • Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Associate assistance program

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Business casual dress

  • Fitness and dining facilities (at most locations)

  • Associate clubs and sports teams

  • Volunteer opportunities

  • GEICO Federal Credit Union

  • Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary.

GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.

How to Apply

Click "Apply for Job" to complete your application. You will need an active email address and phone number. Please upload your resume, preferably as Word .doc files or PDF. Once you begin your application you can save it and access it later. Your application should include any work and/or internship experience from at least the past five years.