5 hours

Manager - Corporate Communications

Herman Miller
Zeeland, MI
  • Job Code

Manager - Corporate Communications-17464

Position Description:

You can make a salary. Or you can make a difference. Or you can work as a Manager - Corporate Communications at Herman Miller and make both.

About this Opportunity
As a Manager - Corporate Communications, you'll manage the development and execution of Herman Miller's corporate communications. You will develop strategically-driven communications to meet a variety of corporate needs, including executive messaging, community relations, social responsibility, crisis management, and related activities.

What You'll Do
You'll have opportunities to speak up, solve problems, lead others, and be an owner every day as you...

  • Act as Corporate Representative and Communications Lead in interactions with local, state, and federal governments and agencies.
  • Assist the Treasurer with Investor Relations and related communications support.
  • Collaborate with Executives, Senior Management, Social Responsibility, Internal and External Communications, and other teams to develop and disseminate corporate communications.
  • Develop and maintain a strong internal and external network of relationships in support of corporate communications.
  • Develop content to enhance awareness of Herman Miller's social responsibility efforts and work with the internal and external Communications Teams to spread the word.
  • Identify appropriate messages, audiences, and methods of delivery to enable the timely and reliable communication of business performance and future expectations.
  • Promote and protect Herman Miller's public policy interests.
  • Work with Executive Leadership to develop written content, including internal and external communications, scripts, speeches, statements, presentations, etc.
  • Work with the Senior Manager of Communications and Media to push out content that contributes to the achievement of company goals.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as requested to achieve business objectives.

Sound Like You?
You might be just who we’re looking for if you have...

  • A Bachelor's degree in Communications, Marketing, Finance, or a related field. A Master's degree in Communications, Marketing, Finance, or a related field is preferred.
  • Six years of experience in professional communications.
  • Three years of experience in corporate or financial and investor relations communications (preferred).
  • The ability to think strategically and execute tactically. You must also be financially literate and possess well-developed business acumen.
  • A demonstrated ability to write for a variety of needs with a nuanced understanding of tone, message, and medium.
  • Successful experience with corporate communications, including executive, investor, financial, and crisis communications.
  • Proven project management and organizational skills.
  • A demonstrated ability to effectively use the office automation, communication, software, and tools currently used in the Herman Miller office environment.
  • The ability to perform all essential job functions with or without accommodations.

Who We Are
At Herman Miller, our unique culture represents the collective attitudes, ideas, and experiences of the people who work here. We focus on protecting the environment, impacting our communities, exceeding the expectations of our customers through high quality products, and championing diversity in all areas of the business, and together we are on a journey toward a better world. We support the well-being of our employees in and outside of work by providing a variety of opportunities including award-winning work-life integration resources, development programs, complex health and wellness offerings, and much more.

Herman Miller is a globally recognized provider of furnishings and related technologies and services. Headquartered in West Michigan, we have relied on innovative design for over 100 years to solve problems for people wherever they work, live, learn, and heal.

Herman Miller is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer including veterans and people with disabilities.

Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
Shift: First
Primary Location United States-Michigan-Holland


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