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Senior Communications Specialist - Field

At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.

What's the role?

The Sr Communications Specialist supports the creation and execution of integrated communication plans for key company priorities and initiatives. In this role, you will work in collaboration with the team to develop communication plan collateral such as but not limited to key messages, fact sheets, presentation materials, informational articles, and outlines for video or podcast content. You'll identify and track metrics for measuring communications impact, analyzes results and makes recommendations based on the data. Another key aspect of the role will be to manage content for web-based information hubs (both internal and external) and interfaces with corporate engagement team on scheduling news content for the Northwestern Mutual field force.

Bring Your Best! What this role needs:

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree and 2 years of experience in professional corporate communications, public relations, journalism or related communication field with a proven portfolio of business writing and media management experience.

  • Ability to quickly grasp and communicate complex information in creative ways.

  • Superior written and verbal communication skills with the ability to build rapport, negotiate with and gain acceptance at all levels.

  • Knowledge of the financial services industry.

  • Experience working in content management systems a plus.



This job is not covered by the existing Collective Bargaining Agreement.

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We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.


We’re excited about the potential people bring to Northwestern Mutual. You can grow your career here while enjoying first-class perks, benefits, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.