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Specialist, Communications

NBCUniversal, LLC, New York, New York

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


Role Purpose
We are seeking a proactive self-starter who is passionate about communications, and is willing to roll up their sleeves and dive into all things media relations, research, internal comms and supporting the company’s business goals. The Communication Specialist serves as a key member of the Corporate Communications team, supporting day-to-day operations and long-term planning. Candidates should exhibit strong organizational and communications skills, and an interest in public relations. Candidates should be self-motivated, outgoing, and team-oriented individuals who work well in fast-paced environments. Strong writing, analytical, research, evaluation and presentation skills are key.


Job Duties
  • Draft press materials including press releases, talking points, company-wide communications, story pitches and other materials.
  • Coordinate with NBCU businesses and brands to amplify initiatives from across the company.
  • Help support CEO communications.
  • Write stories about NBCUniversal initiatives for internal and external audiences.
  • Maintain strategic communications tracking documents.
  • Work with Pages to generate daily press clip reports and media monitoring.
  • Build and maintain press lists and reporter database.
  • Help manage communications function external resources.
  • Maintain executive bios and headshots.
  • Assist with functional meeting and event preparation.
  • Supervise and train department interns and Pages.


Basic Qualifications
• Bachelor’s Degree.
• Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar environment.

Additional Job Requirements
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
• Must be willing to work in New York, NY.
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
• Willingness to work overtime.
• Must be 18 years of age or older.
• Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
• Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or adhere to enhanced protocols if Company determines your job position requires accessing an NBCUniversal worksite.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols.

• Highly organized self-starter capable of managing and prioritizing several projects simultaneously.
• Strong writing and editing skills.
• Careful attention to detail.
• Strong interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively.
• Ability to exercise a high level of discretion in handling confidential and sensitive information.
• Strong team player who can interface with senior executives and talent.

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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