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Content Specialist

Company: Omron
Location: Hoffman Estates
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Job Description:

Content SpecialistHoffman Estates, IL OEIOEI Content Specialist - WA-OEICNS POSITION SUMMARY This position will work closely with the creative direction supervisor and the sales and marketing teams. Candidate must possess excellent communication and organizational skills; must work well under pressure, within a team environment and can think outside-the-box when it comes to crafting and executing content. This position will be a temp to hire position, located in our Hoffman Estates Office. RESPONSIBILITIES: * Work with cross-functional marketing communications team to assist in the development of copy and content across all mediums, social media, events, print, press releases, etc * Work independently as well as in a collaborative team environment * Contribute to the strategic development of the brand voice * Partner with product teams to help them identify the most compelling aspects of their products, and offer strategic guidance on how best to distill their stories to resonate with key stakeholders * Review and critique content, consult, and direct where needed * Plan, write, edit, test, and improve copy * Successfully produce concurrent projects in a fast-paced environment. * Communicate compelling stories and translate complex context in concise, clear ways to a technical audience * Take a technical product concept and build a compelling insight-led narrative EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATIONS: * Experience creating copy and content for products, solutions, and campaigns * Solid understanding of the creative process for all phases of copywriting * Previous manufacturing/technology experience a big plus * Demonstrated experience creating short and long-form content across a broad variety of mediums * Demonstrated experience actioning feedback and iterating with speed * Experience translating complex tech and business concepts into clear and engaging writing with a strong, consistent voice * Experience crafting copy that elevates the human benefits of technology, simplifying and advancing complex topics, and formulating compelling narratives that resonate with target audiences Education: Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance or equivalent education; professional experience may be considered Experience: 5 + years of relevant experience concepting and writing copy for global brands KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES - The responsibilities listed below are representative, but not all inclusive of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability necessary to satisfactorily and successfully perform the essential duties of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. Technical Abilities: Working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite Behavioral Profile: Strong organizational and time-management skills, Problem solving and critical thinking, Learning Agility, Decision Making, Effective Communication, Customer Orientation, Influencing, Innovation, Facilitating Change, Executional Excellence, Business Acumen, Stress Tolerance and Continuous Learning, passion for storytelling and strategy in a technical space QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS - The requirements listed below are representative of the physical and environmental factors the job holder will encounter. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. Physical Requirements: While performing the responsibilities of the job, the employee is often required to talk, hear at normal speaking levels, sit and use their hands and fingers to type, handle or feel, including repetitive motions with the wrists, hands and fingers. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and reach with arms and hands, this is a sedentary position involving sitting most of the time. Vision abilities required by this job include close vision for extensive computer use, reading and visual inspections. Environmental Factors: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is primarily in a general office environment and occasionally in other. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate. The position is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions. Travel Requirements: Minimal travel required. Conclusion - This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. But, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position. The Company: Omron Electronics LLC is a multi time winner of the following awards: * National Best and Brightest Company to Work For! * Winner for one of the 75 Best Places to Work in Illinois! * Winner for one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in Chicago! Omron Electronics LLC is a leading global manufacturer of industrial automation products focused on sensing and control technologies. We serve OEM machine builders and end users with a wide range of products that integrate easily into complete automation solutions, offer simple connectivity, and are backed by solid support services. Our extensive product groups which are primarily manufactured overseas include programmable controllers, robotics, servo motors and drives, operator interfaces, temperature controllers, sensors, inspection and machine vision systems, RFID track and trace systems, safety devices, and software. Omron Electronics LLC, headquartered in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, is the Americas industrial automation subsidiary of Omron Corporation, a $8 billion global technology company celebrating more than 80 years of success. Led by a management team where each member has 20+ years of experience in Industrial Automation, we are a midsize firm with a corporate culture of challenge, ethics and innovation. As we strive to grow the company and our market share, this position offers the potential to make a solid impact on the organization. Omron's corporate core value of "working for the benefit of society" applies to our unique technical competencies in the areas of industrial automation, safety, security, environmental protection and healthcare in pursuit of a brighter future for all. As a corporate citizen that has long recognized and encouraged the importance of giving back to local communities and helping those less fortunate, Omron has demonstrated this over the years by designing a manufacturing facility which employs the disabled, making donations to aide those impacted by natural disasters, and sponsoring an annual Founders Day in which employees volunteer in the local communities across the globe. Our Commitment to Employees: * Company Culture defined as a fast paced, multi-tasking, team focused empowerment of employees, creative, innovative and open communication type organization. * Training and Career Development Program to give employees a learning path with the necessary tools and resources they need to help build their career at Omron. * Great financial opportunities with competitive compensation, immediate 401k match with 100% vesting, profit sharing, and Blue Cross Blue Shield for medical, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits. * Community Awareness that includes activities with local non-profit organizations and a Matching Gift Program. * Work-Life Balance with Flexible Work Arrangements, Flexible Work Hours, and Sick/Vacation/Holiday Pay. * Wellness Activities such as Walking Contests, Nutritional Learning Sessions, On Site Flu shots and Health Screenings. Omron is an equal opportunity employer. #LI-PD1

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