Harris Corporation Marketing Communications (Melbourne/Palm Bay, FL New Grad) in Palm Bay, Florida

Marketing Communications (Melbourne/Palm Bay, FL New Grad) 9/19/18MarketingUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20181909-27491


JOB TITLE: Marketing Communications (Melbourne/Palm Bay, FL New Grad)

JOB CODE: SIS20181909-27491



Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com at https://www.harris.com/ .


Harris Corporation Space and Intelligence Systems has an opening for a marketing communications associate to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palm Bay, Florida. The individual will work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and a collaborative team setting.

  • Develop and implement messaging and communications materials in alignment with strategic marketing campaigns and critical business pursuits.

  • Conceptualize, write, and work with creative teams to produce print and digital marketing communications materials for multiple stakeholder audiences. These may include, but are not limited to, brochures and fact sheets, email and web content, advertisements, white papers, case studies, customer briefing packages, video scripts, presentations, and trade show exhibit materials.

  • Interview subject matter experts in advanced technologies to craft finely honed messages and stories that resonate with SIS target audiences.

  • Develop and maintain web content, while keeping up with and applying emerging digital marketing tools and techniques.

  • Support event and trade show planning, implementation, and on-site support activities as required


  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, or English.

  • GPA of 3.0 or greater required

  • Ability to obtain clearance

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)


  • Excellent written and oral communications and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong journalistic interview, writing, and editing skills gained through internships, educational venues, and possibly early career experience.

  • Working knowledge of Chicago Manual of Style and/or AP Stylebook guidelines.

  • Ability to work independently on a wide range of projects with oversight.

  • Theoretical knowledge of marketing communications and the various media/venues used in the profession.

  • Portfolio of samples representative of capability (educational or work assignments) available at interview (preferred).

  • Willingness and ability to travel up to 25% a year.

Security Clearance:

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law .

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LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay