Cargill CSST Global Digital Specialist in Minneapolis, Minnesota
CSST Global Digital Specialist
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Job location: Mechelen (Belgium), Schiphol (Netherlands) or Minneapolis (US)
Aligned with the goals of Cargill’s Starches, Sweeteners & Texturizers (CSST) group the aim is to professionalize and streamline the group internal communication structure and processes to ensure that employees and relevant stakeholders understand the strategic priorities of the business and align their behaviors to support these.
This requires for a CSST Global Digital Specialist role to manage, implement and accelerate the digital communication framework within CSST and offer CSST employees (digital natives and non-natives) state-of-the-art, modern digital channels and content.
This person will be to manage, implement, maintain and evolve the digital communication channels such as Intranet sites (SharePoint 2013), Digital Signage (Scala), Digital Newsletter Applications (Newsweaver), Corporate Social Media (Yammer) as well as coordinate and facilitate new digital media project for example the setup of a Content Management System and mobile applications.
In addition to serving as the single point of contact for digital communication within the CSST Global Communication Team, this role will closely collaborate with Cargill’s IT department, corporate SharePoint team and Corporate Affairs Digital team. The role will report to the CSST Global Communication Director and be part of the CSST Global Communication Team.
Development of digital strategy:
Develop and identify the global CSST digital communication strategy and channel mix in line with the organizational structure and strategy, and under leadership of Group Communications lead
Understand CSST group business strategy and directions to contribute to the organization's overall goals
Develop and deploy the strategy to migrate the CSST business intranets into the existing umbrella CSST intranet ensuring smooth transitioning without impact on users and intranet masters
Develop a SharePoint based content management system to gather, manage and distribute all group content in one central system with output to various channels
Create and evolve policies, procedures and governance models
Develop specific digital communication plans for ad hoc campaigns and activities
Follow digital media trends & market developments and collect best practices in and outside Cargill
Execution of digital strategy:
Manage, implement, evolve and administration of the Group intranets (decentralized model) while ensuring
clear and easy to navigate structure (across regional, businesses, products range, functions)
presence of up-to-date information, outdated content is deleted and archived
visual ID consistency (fonts, formats, images, layouts)
user access to restricted sections
quality control: check system bugs and problems, diagnose and fix these with IT support
Project management, implementation/coordination and follow-up of CSST intranet migration with business intranets in collaboration with IT and regional/business communicators, content owners and contributors
Project management, implementation/coordination and follow-up of creation of a group content management system in collaboration with IT and regional/business communicators
Administer CSST group Newsweaver letter
Coordinate new digital media developments and projects
Follow and report on evolution of digital media and evaluate possibilities for CSST
Enhance and implement new functionalities of existing channels with support of IT
Team management and development:
Coordinate digital content owners/contributor’s communities
Develop digital content owners/contributors
Analyse digital media channels access rates and trends
Provide quarterly statistics and scorecard
Formulate learnings and propose improvement actions.
Bachelor degree in computer sciences, IT, graphic & digital media, Cross Media or Communication
Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in digital communication management with B2B track record
Effective project management experience and handling multiple priorities
Extensive experience with SharePoint, Newsweaver, Content management systems is a must
Experienced with social media
Experience in delivering under tight deadlines, pressure and competing priorities.
Demonstrated ability to effectively work in a team environment and operate with autonomy
Strong IT and graphical design affinity is a must
Expert knowledge of digital channels: intranets, digital newsletters, digital screens, apps, websites
Graphical insights to design and create mock-ups and wireframes
Good knowledge of metrics software, managing database systems and setting up user accounts
Good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and Adobe products such as Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
Up-to-date knowledge of SEO systems
Fluent in English (verbal and written) – French, Spanish or any other language is an added value
Strong conceptual and communication skills
Excellent and proven project management skills
Analytical skills, service oriented, positive
In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.
Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.
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Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
Primary Location Belgium-VAN-Mechelen
Other Locations US-MN-Minneapolis, Netherlands-NH-Schiphol
Job Type Standard
Shift Day Job
Req ID: MEC00984