General Information

Req #
WD00014859
Career area:
Marketing
Country/Region:
United States of America
State:
North Carolina
City:
Morrisville
Date:
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Working time:
Full-time

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. And we go big. No, not big—huge. 

We’re a US$60 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company serving customers in 180 markets around the world. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that power (through devices and infrastructure) and empower (through solutions, services and software) millions of customers every day and together create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society for everyone, everywhere. 

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

What You’ll Do:

Do you enjoy writing and editing communications that help inspire the world? Do your strengths include attention to detail, tactical implementation and multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment? If so, we may have just the role to help launch your career with the potential for years of growth and opportunity. The PR communications specialist has a way with words and will use it to support PR programs as part of the global communications team for Lenovo’s Infrastructure Solutions Group. In this role, you will be responsible for developing quality content and executing PR activities to build awareness of the company's solutions, innovations and expertise.

Critical skills include content development, press release writing, organizational communications, and project management in a diverse, deadline-driven organization. The PR Specialist must be able to understand and help communicate our strategy and vision to external audiences and in their role within assigned work groups.

This is an entry-level position for candidates with up to 18 months of public relations experience, including a prior internship with Lenovo.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in writing and editing communications with ability to write short- and long-form content in a corporate voice; familiar with thought leadership, ghostwriting and op/ed formats.
  • Assist with draft development of press releases and other pre-launch materials such as backgrounders, fact sheets, etc. for external communications.   Assist with executing project elements as well as developing, reviewing and editing content for print and digital use.
  • Project management of public relations initiatives, including development of schedules and status tracking.  Help maintain and execute internal status update to executive teams.  
  • Monitor and report on media coverage.
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with internal teams and agency vendors in support of external communications strategy.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of strategic plans to develop and promote content to support the expansion of the brand’s identity and awareness.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.
For US applicants: In accordance with Executive Order 14042, Lenovo adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for US-based employees. As a condition of employment, employees must adhere to Lenovo’s US Vaccination Policy and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated by January 18, that means individuals must receive the final dose of a 2-dose vaccine (e.g., Moderna or Pfizer) or a single dose of Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine by January 4, 2022. This applies to all US based employees and contractors, including remote employees and interns. As a condition of employment, you must provide proof that you are fully vaccinated by January 4, 2022 or during your new employment orientation (for individuals with hire dates after January 4, 2022), or follow Lenovo’s accommodation process.