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Steelcase Inc.

Communications Consultant, ARC Creative Team

Steelcase Inc. - Grand Rapids, MI

Steelcase was founded as an office furniture maker, and we've evolved into the global leader in workplace solutions. We apply our insights to the intersection of space, technology, and furniture, helping individuals and teams in leading companies around the world to have a better day at work.

We pursue innovation, strive for sustainability and develop insights in every part of our business.

As a Communications Consultant in the Applied Research and Consulting (ARC) Creative Team, you will develop a range of foundational content for ARC engagements. This content is used to convey Steelcase research through a variety of touch points, including client-facing workshops, presentations and training materials. You will work to understand the Steelcase business strategy, corporate capabilities and communications strategies and leads the translation of information into content that can be used by our consulting and sales teams. Outputs include template content, typically in PowerPoint or Word, which adheres to Steelcase brand standards and voice. The Communications Consultant is a highly creative yet focused marketing strategist and a skilled communicator in both visuals and copy across a wide range of mediums – analog and digital. Will directly contribute writing or design effort or contract to external resources as necessary.

Required Skills

Creative, yet business focused strategist who can collaborate with subject matter experts, consultants and sales.

Skilled communicator. Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as strong visual communication skills. Able to analyze and synthesize information/content and prepare communications which are on brand voice, engaging, understandable and compelling.

People and process focused. Experienced in collaborating within a creative team. Project management skills, including establishing development priorities, timelines and team roles.

Skilled technician. Proficient in MS Office platforms including PowerPoint, Word and Excel. Understands a range of media platforms, including print and digital content formats. Responsible for leading the exploration and introduction of new appropriate technologies and mediums.

Conceptual thinker. Able to gather and assimilate new information and brainstorm ways to leverage this information to create new / enhanced content for multiple audience needs.

Ability to handle multiple priorities for multiple audience needs.

Ability to work with global colleagues, with an awareness of translation needs / implications.

Required Experience

Bachelors degree, preferably in communications, design, journalism or English with three or more years of industry marketing and/or communications experience. Strong writing and/or design experience required with high proficiency in PowerPoint. Contract furniture experience ideal, but not required.

Why work for us?

Let's start with the cool workspace—after all, that's our business. Bu that's just one of the ways we help people like you do their best work. We encourage curiosity and critical thinking, we adopt well-being in its broadest sense and we provide coaching and inspiration at every step of your career journey.

Steelcase provides employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, creed, genetic information, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or veteran status and bases all employment decisions only on valid job requirements.

Job Location

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States

24 days 2 hours ago

Steelcase Inc.


Communications Consultant, ARC Creative Team Steelcase Inc. - Grand Rapids, MI, United States


Location: Grand Rapids, MI

Company Profile:
We design and manufacture architecture, furniture and technology products, including, office chairs, desks, storage, and space divisions. As workplace experts, we help people to have a better work experience, by providing products, services and insights into the ways they work.