Public Consulting Group Communications Manager in Topeka, Kansas
About Public Consulting Group
Public Consulting Group LLC (PCG) is a leading public sector solutions implementation and operations improvement firm that partners with health, education, and human services agencies to improve lives. Founded in 1986, PCG employs approximately 2,000 professionals throughout the U.S.—all committed to delivering solutions that change lives for the better. The firm is a member of a family of companies with experience in all 50 states, clients in six Canadian provinces and Europe. PCG offers clients a multidisciplinary approach to meet challenges, pursue opportunities, and serve constituents across the public sector. To learn more, visit www.publicconsultinggroup.com .
PCG is committed to a diverse workforce; a reflection of our clients and the people they serve. Our organizational culture attracts and rewards people who are results-oriented and interested in making an immediate impact on their community as well as their own career.
This position is in PCG’s Human Services practice area on the Aging & Disability Services (A&D) team. The A&D team works with states and providers to design, develop, refine, evaluate, and manage programs that support older adults and people with disabilities. Our mission is to help our clients improve the lives of the people they serve. The A&D team is seeking to add a skilled, team-oriented Communications Manager – Design and Video that will help us fulfill this mission.
The Communications Manager – Design and Video will plan and produce well-designed and meaningful content across a variety of media. This will include working across PCG’s functional project teams and with client staff and stakeholders to implement effective, results-driven content—including graphics, visual concepts, videos, layouts, and web content to suit each client’s needs. This position requires creative thinking as well as a keen technical eye for creating and producing communications and marketing content. Experience with government agencies and/or health and human services organizations is preferred but not essential.
Develop innovative and compelling visuals for a wide range of marketing materials such as marketing collateral, social media, website graphics, toolkits and presentations
Utilize design software such as Adobe Creative Suite, Canva, and other relevant tools to create, edit, and manipulate graphics and images and to produce other media
Develop materials to guide the communications process for a specific project or initiative
Contribute to the creation of plan documents and strategies to meet the needs of specific audiences
Plan and develop video/video series with a level of presentation to meet objectives most effectively
Produce video scripts and ideas by working with subject matter experts
Direct the production of a variety of materials (video, audio, voice-over)
Write, produce, direct and edit videos that enhance client deliverables
Develop video animation for training presentations, webinars, social media, explainer series, and more
Evaluate and recommend hardware and software support for multi-media production
Study and recommend solutions to problems affecting multi-media production such as budgeting, cost-effectiveness, equipment, and deadlines
Manage multiple projects simultaneously, meeting deadlines and maintaining a high level of quality in deliverables
Experience with video creation and video editing software such as Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, etc.
Experience creating graphics using Adobe Creative Suite, Canva, etc.
Strong creative, strategic, and organizational skills
Creativity and an eye for aesthetics, visual storytelling, and ability to produce captivating designs
Excellent writing and editing skills (creative copy)
Willingness to adapt to new design trends, tools, and technologies
Capacity to identify design challenges and proactively develop creative solutions
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Ability to work both in a team situation and autonomously
Ability to work with colleagues and clients in virtual videoconferencing settings, including Microsoft Teams, Zoom, etc.
Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience
3-5 years of relevant work experience
Knowledge of or experience with health and human services organizations and/or government agencies (preferred)
Applicants from across the US will be considered. Regular work duties are completed virtually/remote but may require infrequent travel to PCG and client sites.
Compensation for roles at Public Consulting Group varies depending on a wide array of factors including, but not limited to, the specific office location, role, skill set, and level of experience. As required by applicable law, PCG provides the following reasonable range of compensation for this role: $70,000 - $85,000 . In addition, PCG provides a range of benefits for this role.
Public Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to celebrating diversity and intentionally creating a culture of inclusion. We believe that we work best when our employees feel empowered and accepted, and that starts by honoring each of our unique life experiences. At PCG, all aspects of employmentregarding recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoff, company-sponsored training, education, and social and recreational programsare based on merit, business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, sexual orientation, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, citizenship status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. PCG will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. PCG believes in health, equality, and prosperity for everyone so we can succeed in changing the ways the public sector, including health, education, technology and human services industries, work.
Job Locations US
Posted Date 2 weeks ago (9/11/2023 9:25 PM)
Job ID 2023-9781
# of Openings 1
Type Regular Full-Time
Practice Area Human Services
Public Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.