Sr Business Partner Store Communication

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Mar 15, 2017
Mar 29, 2017
Business, Other
Employment Status
Full Time
JOIN US AS A SENIOR BUSINESS PARTNER, STORE COMMUNICATION             About This OpportunityWorks with cross-functional partners to create and deliver just-in-time communication to store teams and field leaders designed to help them understand how to bring a modernized guest experience to life in stores.  Works with peers in Store Communications to modernize the content and delivery method for store communication, moving away from lengthy printed guides to bite-sized mobile content.Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals.  As a Senior Business Partner, Store Communication, you'll take the lead as you…
  • Supports the rollout of new programs and large cross-functional projects with communication to store teams and field leaders. 
  • Partners with team members throughout the organization to understand their strategies and improve store performance through effective communication.
  • Develops and delivers comprehensive communication plans, managing milestones along the way to completion.
  • Engages in continuous improvement of internal communication best practices based on external benchmarking and retail industry trends.
  • Tailors messages to various audiences by using a strategic or executional approach for field leaders and store team members.
  • Regularly engages with the field to gain feedback on the effectiveness of communication strategies.
  • Acts as an advocate for stores when developing communication plans to ensure that all team members receive the information they need to appropriately execute projects and tasks.
  • Supports Comm on Call functions and responds to escalated communication needs as needed.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Project management expertise and organization skills                                                                            
  • Ability to manage multiple projects effectively
  • Experience influencing key business partners
  • Ability to work independently with limited direction
  • Ability to proactively solve opportunities without clear precedent
  • Experience establishing and maintaining cross-functional working relationships across the enterprise
  • Ability to work within and deliver on tight deadlines
  • Strong computer skills and ability to adapt quickly to using digital tools
Desired Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications or Public Relations
  • 4-6 years of practical communications experience