Internal Communications Manager

Marketing Seattle, Washington


Corporate Communications is looking to hire a Internal Communication Manager This person will partner with corp comms, HR, and the executive team to complete the following activities:


Job Duties

  • Partner with the corporate communications to construct and implement programs, processes and written communications targeted at Avalara employees
  • Collaborate with partners across HR & corporate experience functions, globally, to support communications execution and assist with consistency and clarity of message
  • Partner with marketing, external communications, and other communications partners on integrated communications plans (policy, product launches, PR, social)
  • Consult with team leads on their communication and change management strategies
  • Contribute to, writing, editing, and distribution of content across diverse channels including intranet, email, newsletters, social media, recruitment sites, live events, digital signage, etc.
  • Support internal leadership team communications and all company meetings
  • Help develop and manage a new Intranet & employee communications calendar

Qualifications 

  • 2-3 years employee/corporate communications or related experience
  • Articulate and persuasive communicator with zero-defect writing skills
  • Willing to work in a fast-paced and flexible work environment
  • Experience with a global team with many types of audiences and channels
  • Ability to work with distributed teams
  • Experience with events and logistics management
  • Ability to work across multiple organizations and business units with a track record of using traditional and emerging communication tools and technologies
  • Executive presence, high level of professionalism, confidentiality and judgment
  • BA/BS degree required

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Additional experience working in human resources, including learning and development, benefits and compensation, etc.
  • Direct experience working in executive communications

About Avalara

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transaction taxes, including sales and use, VAT, excise, communications, and other tax types. The company delivers comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions designed to be fast, accurate, and easy to use. The Avalara Compliance Cloud® platform helps customers manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities throughout the world.

Avalara offers more than 600 pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications, making the integration of tax and compliance solutions easy for customers. Each year, the company processes billions of indirect tax transactions for customers and users, files more than a million tax returns, and manages millions of tax exemption certificates and other compliance documents.

Headquartered in Seattle, Avalara has offices across the U.S. and overseas in the U.K., Belgium, Brazil, and India. More information at www.avalara.com

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.



#LI-POST