FTI Consulting Consultant, Digital -- Strategic Communications in New York, New York

About Strategic Communications:

The Strategic Communications segment of FTI Consulting (formerly Financial Dynamics) designs and executes communications strategies for clients managing financial, regulatory and reputational challenges. With approximately 650 expert strategic communications consultants located in key markets around the world, we combine global reach with local knowledge to help client management teams and Boards of Directors seize opportunities, manage crises, navigate market disruptions, articulate their brand, stake a competitive position, and preserve their permission to operate. Drawing upon our unrivaled depth of industry expertise and interdisciplinary experience and using our broad network of relationships with key influencers, we help clients clarify, persuade and ensure that the right message reaches the right audience at the right time.

A Day in the Life as a Consultant…

Our Digital & Creative Communications practice (DCC) seeks a talented Digital Strategist to join the team in the New York office. Our DCC team consists of about 25 talented and creative individuals in DC, New York, Philadelphia, Chicago and Portland, OR. Our group breaks down into four general teams: Content, Creative, Digital & Data, covered by skilled professionals in graphic design, video production, social media, research & analytics, editorial writing, web design and multimedia. Projects span a variety of industries including Energy, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Public Affairs, Industrials and many more. Social media projects can include strategy development, content creation, paid campaigns, social listening, influencer identification, research and measurement. We are looking for someone who can get creative while also digging into data.

Your primary responsibility initially will be to author social media posts and conduct digital monitoring for FTI clients involving corporate reputation efforts and public affairs issues. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

Leverage tools to drive social community growth
Research digital trends
Identify influencers relevant to particular industries or issues
Create reports to evaluate social media performance

What Are We Looking For?

Well-versed in the major social media channels and up to date on latest trends
Creative writing capabilities within short-form mediums such as Twitter
Ability to self-manage projects and work within tight deadlines
Ability to collaborate willingly and effectively in a team setting; adaptable, hungry and dedicated
Interest in bringing new ideas, innovations and energy to established team
Interested in being part of a Global team and working as a creative catalyst in a corporate office environment
Strong organizational skills, be able to shift quickly between projects as needed
Additional preferred skills: Brandwatch or other social listening tools, Onalytica or other influencer identification tools, Google Analytics, native analytics platforms of Twitter/Facebook/etc., SEO, Crowdfire, HootSuite, basic design skills, email marketing

Basic Requirements

BS/BA or relevant Degree in Public Relations, Strategic Communications, Marketing, English, Journalism, or related concentration
0-3 years of relevant full-time or internship/co-op experience
Strong written and verbal communications skills
Passion for social media and emerging communications platforms

About FTI Consulting

FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. With more than 4,600 employees located in 28 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and make the most of opportunities. The Company generated $1.81 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2017. For more information, visit http://www.fticonsulting.com/ and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.

FTI Consulting continually strives to offer employees and eligible dependents, including domestic partners and eligible domestic partner children, a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please click here for more information.

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