Website & Communication Specialist

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 8 days ago

Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work. We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will.  Our goal is to Build A Great Team!  Will YOU…Protect This House?!
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Summary:
The Website and Communications Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day operations and management of the company intranet, internal communications email service provider and digital signage program. This person is responsible for providing technical support, community management, site navigation and scheduling site content across UA’s internal communications platforms. They are also responsible for coordinating key stakeholders, engaging and training users, and monitoring the health of the underlying internal communications technology platforms. This role reports to the Director, Teammate Communications. 
Primary responsibilities:
Develop intranet strategy to drive platform engagement rates 
Maintain a sound site navigation (information architecture)​
Manage the intranet homepage to maintain a proper balance of content and tools
Oversee authoring and proper use of online channels for official company news
Lead projects to improve sections of the intranet or deliver new tools through the intranet
Monitor user-generated content for appropriateness
Monitor intranet site analytics and report on key performance indicators (KPIs)
Ensure proper coordination between the IT Department, intranet and digital signage software vendors
Liaise with the IT Department and software vendors on technical questions of implementation and upgrades
Manage common administrative tasks in the intranet and digital signage software, or liaise with IT staff around those tasks
Work closely with key stakeholders to understand their needs and involve them in planning and problem solving (including Communications, IT, HR, Risk and Legal, as well as executives and administrative staff)
Coordinate the efforts of central content owners
Communicate actively with all main stakeholder and user groups 
Support intranet group owners in maintaining active communities
Support regional office content owners in maintaining localized digital signage content 
Provide introductions and training to users of all different levels 
Contribute to cross-functional projects, as required.
Maintain and manage salesforce marketing cloud content library and distribution list
Maintaining and updating company intranet governance plan
Qualifications & skills
2 to 5 years implementing or managing web sites or intranets (CMS experience is a must have)
Basic understanding of the components of common web technology (HTML, CSS, Javascript)
Excellent verbal & written communication skills
Excellent organizational and project coordination skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to handle sensitive and confidential situations with diplomacy
Highly experienced with Office applications, including word-processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software
High level of comfort with social software and other web-based technologies
Proven experience working for a large complex global organization in an editorial or corporate communications role is a plus.
Proven experience with maintenance of community websites
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, while managing multiple projects.
Resourceful, thought-leader and self-starter.
Experience in public relations or corporate communications is a plus.
Computer Skills
MAC and MSFT Office suite of programs
Adobe Photoshop
Familiarity with HTML
Social media
Sharepoint 
Salesforce Marketing Cloud

Education and/or Experience 
Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university in Marketing, Communications or a related field, with at least 3-5 years in related field experience.
**Must provide portfolio of writing samples, intranet management and project management experience.
At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.