Communications Consultant

MassMutual Financial Group
Aug 12, 2017
Aug 21, 2017
Executive Search
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Founded in 1851, MassMutual is committed to its purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love.

Ranked No. 76 in the annual FORTUNE? 500 ranking (FORTUNE? Magazine, 6/15/16), MassMutual continues its long history of financial strength. We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans achieve their financial goals. We continue to be recognized for our efforts to create a diverse and inclusive workplace! MassMutual is one of DiversityInc's 2016 Top 50 Companies for Diversity and ranked a 2016 Top 10 Company for Executive Women by the National Association for Female Executives. In 2015, after more than 15 years of earning a place on the Working Mother Top 100 Best Companies list, MassMutual was inducted into the Working Mother Hall of Fame.

MassMutual also scored 100 percent on The Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index (CEI) to earn a spot on the CEI Best Places to Work List (2016). In addition, MassMutual has been recognized as a World's Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute and 2016 Military Friendly Employer by Military Friendly. For more information, visit or find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+ and Pinterest. MassMutual Financial Group is a marketing name for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and its affiliated companies and sales representatives. CRN201806


The communication consultant will help drive strategic communications for MassMutual U.S. (MMUS) and Customer Experience organizations. The candidate is responsible for developing internal communications strategies, presentations, talking points, and other materials of the highest caliber, and will work closely with business partners, up to and including member of the senior leadership team, to identify communication needs and implement effective communication solutions using both traditional and emerging media tactics (e.g., written, visual, video, etc.).


* Work with business partners, including members of the MMUS leadership teams to identify internal communication needs and develop strategies and materials to implement effective communication solutions

* Serve as key internal communication contact for the business, providing counsel and ensuring consistency and quality of communications

* Contribute to the planning and management of key business meetings and special events, including preparation of agendas, talking points and presentations

* Effectively collaborate with communication counterparts in other areas of the business (MM International, Customer Experience, Technology, HR, Field, etc.) on integrated communications plans as required.

* Develop clear and concise written communications for a variety of internal audiences and platforms, including the company intranet.

* Participate on cross-business project teams as needed/required


* Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Journalism or related field.

* 8-10 years of communications experience, with at least 5 years specific to internal/employee communications.

* Strong writing, editing and verbal communication skills with demonstrated ability to write clearly and concisely on a variety of complex business topics.

* Ability to interact and influence at all levels of the organization. Demonstrated ability to develop integrated communication plans that take into account the needs of various audiences; work with communication partners (e.g., PR, Field Communications, etc.) as needed.

* Commitment to understanding and applying communication best practices and innovative techniques as appropriate.


Focus on the Customer: Know your customers well; add value with a sense of urgency.

Act with Integrity: Be trustworthy, adhere to high ethical standards and adhere to the letter and spirit of applicable laws, rules, regulations and company policies.

Value People: Lead people to success; appreciate diverse backgrounds, ideas and experiences.

Work Collaboratively: Partner with others to achieve results that leverage the right resources.

Achieve Results: Focus on winning; consistently exceed expectations, beat the competition.

MassMutual Financial Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply.Posted by StartWire