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22.12.2020

Lululemon

Communications Specialist AU/NZ

company: Lululemon
job title: Communications Specialist AU/NZ
location: Melbourne
work type: Full-time
level: Mid-level

Role Description

As part of the AU/NZ Communications team, this role reports into the Manager, Communications AU/NZ and will be responsible for crafting clear and engaging communications across a wide range of subjects and channels. You are a key point of contact for cross-functional partners from across the business. You thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment and are able to meet time-sensitive deadlines.

As the Communications Specialist, you are a compelling storyteller. Supporting integrated communications strategies, your work involves change and crisis communications, fostering two-way dialogue with our leadership team, and ensuring information is shared with our employees in a timely and considered way.

Operating with a global mindset, you know that communication plays a crucial role in employee engagement and you’re always looking at new ways to innovate in this space.

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee the planning, editing and publication of regular internal communications across our AU/NZ store base, our head office (SSC), and our Guest Education Centre & Distribution Centre
  • Support business objectives through strategic and impactful communications including (but not limited to) weekly newsletters, change management communications, presentations and speaking notes, editorial stories and intranet blog posts, copywriting and executive messages
  • Package communications in a clear and visual way through engaging presentations and graphic design
  • In partnership with the Communications Manager, foster relationships with key regional and global stakeholders to fluidly communicate company messaging to local & APAC markets, localising as necessary and driving engagement across SSC, DC, and Retail teams
  • Work as a cross-functional partner and consultant – you are a trusted, go-to person for leaders in the AU/NZ business
  • Create and execute communications project plans, timelines, and defined deliverables that shape our culture, drive engagement, and deliver results
  • Co-create employee experiences with cross-functional partners
  • Provide communications guidance and support to our Guest Education Centre (GEC)
  • Support the creation and execution of our internal communications strategy
  • Act as local contact and support for our internal company intranet (youlu), connecting partners with the global youlu manager where appropriate
  • Lead the creation of internal videos, including script writing, prepping speakers and working with external vendors
  • Continually improve, measure, and evaluate effectiveness of employee communications strategy and methods

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Have a post-secondary degree in Communications, Journalism or related field, and three (3) to five (5) years’ professional experience in internal/corporate communications
  • Outstanding writer and storyteller with a talent for crafting a range of content including technical, change communications and inspirational
  • Experience in a fast-paced and unpredictable environment; ability to work well under tight timelines
  • Ability to work effectively and collaborate within a team
  • Graphic and web design skills highly regarded
  • External communications experience considered an asset
  • Experience with communications software/programs Zipline & Poppulo considered an asset

 

MUST-HAVES

  • Creates an inclusive environment by actively removing barriers to equity so everyone feels a sense of belonging
  • Acknowledges the presence of choice in every moment and takes personal responsibility for their actions
  • Utmost integrity and very strong attention to detail
  • Possesses an entrepreneurial spirit and continuously innovates to achieve great results
  • Communicates with honesty and kindness, and creates the space for others to do the same
  • Leads with courage, knowing the possibility of greatness is bigger than the fear of failure
  • Fosters connection by putting people first and building trusting relationships
  • Integrates fun and joy as a way of being and working, aka doesn’t take themselves too seriously

About Us

Lululemon is a yoga-inspired technical apparel company up to big things. The practice and philosophy of yoga informs our overall purpose to elevate the world by realizing the full potential within every one of us. We are proud to be a growing global company with locations all around the world, from Vancouver to Shanghai, and places in between. We owe our success to our innovative product, our emphasis on our stores, our commitment to our people, and the incredible connections we get to make in every community we are in.

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