Job ID: R0008380
Date Posted: Mar 23, 2022
Segment: Others (Including Headquarters and R&D )
Business Unit: Hitachi Regional Headquarters
Company Name: Hitachi America, Ltd.
Profession (Job Category): Sales, Marketing & Product Management
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Media Relations and Communications Specialist
Company: Hitachi America Ltd.
Division: Branding & Corporate Communications Group
Employment Status: Regular, Full-Time
Hitachi America, Ltd. is looking for an experienced Media Relations and Internal & External Communications Specialist to enhance various communication activities to increase Hitachi's presence in North America. With the support of the Senior Manager and Manager, the person will be responsible for developing PR strategies and executing PR activities for the Hitachi Group in North America. In addition to media relations, the person will work closely with the Digital Communications team in the same group to create content to be posted on the web, and to create executive messages for internal and external use. This is a position that will enable you to gain a lot of experience as a communications professional for a global company. As a member of the global communications team, the person will work with communications professionals in Europe, Asia, China and other regions, as well as the headquarters in Japan, to enhance Hitachi's global presence.
North America is the Hitachi Group's largest focus region. Hitachi has grown significantly from its Japanese roots which has expanded its footprint in the US tremendously over the last few decades. The revenue in North America was $10 billion, there were more than 24,700 employees among its 72 group companies, and 19 R&D labs operating in 37 states as of March 31, 2021. Adjusting to the growing demand for clean power, modernized infrastructure and resilient supply chains by digital and innovative technologies will define the next generation of American public policy, private investment, and economic and business growth. Hitachi’s leadership in this all-important area, ability to work with the Congress and the Executive branch, and its already large base of employees will solidify its credibility as an American company committed to innovating in the US and solving America’s most pressing challenges. Strengthening public relations and other communication activities is very important for Hitachi to increase its presence in North America.
Responsibilities include the following:
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