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Digital Communications Specialist

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

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Richland, WA 99354

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

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Directorate: Communications and Information Technology

Division: Communications

Group: Digital and Media Comms

Job Description


Are you an individual whose passion lies in digital media? The Digital Communications Specialist will work to build, enhance, and monitor PNNLs digital footprint across several online channels. The Digital Communications Specialist works directly with the Digital and Media Communications Manager to develop and implement digital outreach plans with goals, objectives, and tactics for both day-to-day efforts and special campaigns. The Digital Communications Specialist leverages PNNLs digital properties to increase awareness of the mission-critical science conducted at the Laboratory and stimulate positive sharing and discussion of PNNL, its people, and their work.


Provides solutions to a wide-range of moderate to difficult problems with the Digital and Media Communications group


Develop and execute social media campaigns


Referencing various sources, conceptualize content ideas for social and digital media, write copy, and collaborate with creative team to create audio, photographic, video, and other content


Manage day-to-day postings on PNNL channels


Build and nurture online communities through engagement with key audiences, grow a following for those communities, and monitor and reply to inquiries received via social media (for example, reviews, comments, likes, and mentions)


Study and suggest standard hashtags for daily use and specialty hashtags for specific uses


Work with Digital and Media Communications on email campaigns using mail services such as HubSpot, MailChimp, and Constant Contact


Monitor news and social media mentions and leverage those mentions across digital channels


Assist with staging and posting content to the PNNL website, working with the Web Administrator to tag content and update pages


Ability to understand and move forward PNNLs mission through digital communications


Demonstrated experience using social media as a tool to achieve specific business goals


Demonstrated experience planning, creating, and curating content for digital media


Ability to condense information into creative, compelling content that resonates with key audiences


Knowledge of CMS platforms such as WordPress and Drupal


Ability to work independently and within cross-functional teams that may include writers, editors, designers, photographers, programmers, developers, internal clients, and project managers


Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


Basic knowledge of typography and design aesthetics and experience using a style guide


Basic competency with Adobe Creative Cloud


Effective at time management, assessing priorities, and project management


Ability and inclination to learn and implement new skills, concepts, and technology such as emerging social media platforms


Strong work ethic, excellent time management skills, and a high attention to detail


Ability to focus and work well under pressure during tight deadlines with humor, tact, and professionalism


Ability to accept feedback and critique with grace and professionalis

Minimum Qualifications

- Bachelors degree plus 3 years of experience or advanced degree

Preferred Qualifications


Degree focus in communications, marketing, public relations, business, or similar degree, plus three years of related experience; or an advanced degree


Experience in scientific or technical communications, particularly in a national laboratory or other complex research-based organization


Success setting up and managing online communities within the science and technology areas


Established contacts within the science and technology arena


Experience in digital advertising or promotions; knowledge of geographically based marketing tactics (for example, geofencing and IP address targeting)


Experience producing and editing video for social media


Excellent writing skills


Experience preparing and presenting written and verbal reports that clearly and quickly communicate operational status, progress toward goals, and key issues

Equal Employment Opportunity

Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at *************.

Please be aware that the Department of Energy (DOE) prohibits DOE employees and contractors from participation in certain foreign government talent recruitment programs. If you are offered a position at PNNL and are currently a participant in a foreign government talent recruitment program you will be required to disclose this information before your first day of employment.

Directorate: Comm & Information Technology

Job Category: HR/Legal/Communications

Group: Digital Media Communications

Opening Date: 2019-12-13

Closing Date: 2020-01-12

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