Macy's Manager, Corporate Communications - Stores in New York, New York

Description:
* Job Overview: *

Are you passionate about internal communications and excited about informing and engaging Associates for a well-known consumer brand? Macy’s is currently seeking a Manager, Stores Communication who will help implement the communications strategy focused on our 140,000 Associates (employees) from our stores to our various corporate functions, all with a shared passion for making life shine brighter for our customers. This position is based in New York City.

This role will join a team of existing and new talent across a world-class holistic communications team all working together to build a strong communications function at Macy’s.

Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Essential Functions: *

    • Partner closely with the Director, Stores Communication and team members to establish and maintain a holistic communications calendar for stores that is inclusive of all functions. • Collaborate with operations and strategic gatekeeping teams to streamline and optimize communication flow to store executives, associates and central teams. • Partner closely with technology teams to ensure communications channels are effective and optimized for usability. • Maintain store communications scorecard and create reports for communicating results to key partners. • Streamline and organize information on various communications tools (e.g., internal portal) so it is easy to find and read. • Ensure all communications are in-brand and visually appealing. • Serve as a proofreader and “second pair of eyes” for store communications. • Manage a Coordinator of Store Communications. • Regular, dependable attendance & punctuality.

    • Qualifications: *
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  • Education/Experience: *
  • * • Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, organizational communications or journalism required; • Minimum 5 years of internal or Stores/Retail communications experience; in-house experience a must; • Experience influencing and/or managing others.
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  • Communication Skills: *
  • * • Demonstrated expertise in corporate communications, with specialization in internal communications, change management, organizational communications, and Retail related topics/programs; • Team player and collaborator; able to work simultaneously with many internal stakeholders.
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  • Mathematical Skills: *
  • * • Must have knowledge and understanding of basic mathematical principles; • Knowledge of and experience in calculating and reporting communications metrics.
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  • Reasoning Ability: *
  • * • Demonstrated experience building broad-based, internal communications plans; • Strong personal impact with the ability to easily build relationships and credibility; • Flexible approach to work with ability to toggle between projects and priorities in a high pressure environment; • Innovative, creative, proactive and confident thinker; • Exemplary organizational and editing skills with a keen eye for detail.
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  • Physical Demands: *
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  • • * Must be able to stand, walk, bend and occasionally lift boxes under 30lbs.
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  • Other Skills: *
  • * • Advanced use of Microsoft Office suite and other software programs
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  • Work Hours: *

    • Ability to work a flexible schedule based on department and store/company needs.

  • This job description is not all inclusive. Macy’s Inc. reserves the right to amend this job description at any time. Macy's Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. *

Primary Location: United States-New York-New York- NY
Job: Communications
Req ID: COR03615