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Title:  Communications Associate

Job ID:  1988

Chicago, IL, US


Donnelley Financial Solutions (DFIN) is a leader in risk and compliance solutions, providing insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights to clients across the globe. We’re here to help you make smarter decisions with insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights at every stage of your business and investment lifecycles. As markets fluctuate, regulations evolve and technology advances, we’re there. And through it all, we deliver confidence with the right solutions in moments that matter. 

Job Summary

This role is key to executing company-wide strategic communications plans.  Must be able to produce communications in multiple formats with an eye for detail and the ability to reshape content in a manner appropriate for multiple channels. 



Process Related
• Manage Communications mailbox and editorial calendar
• Track metrics to help gauge the impact of communications strategy
• Help enforce brand guidelines
• Conduct quality assurance checks on range of communications
• Post content to all channels
• Help drive engagement through social media
• Understand SEO and web traffic data
• Provide production support for live events when required


Content Related
• Develop content for social media campaigns that spotlight the DFIN brand and culture
• Regularly copyedit and proofread
• Upload and publish content to the Content Management System
• High proficiency in editing software 
• Video editing and storytelling 
• Write, edit and publish engaging content for various social networks, including LinkedIn and Instagram. 
• Optimize and repackage content (language, tone, message) based on target audience and channel


The qualifications below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


• 1 – 2 years of work experience in Corporate Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, or related field 
• Bachelors degree in related field
• High level of Proficiency in Outlook 365
• Knowledge of audio-visual software and skill/tools
• Knowledge of SEO, internet marketing, and industry trends
• Detail-oriented with strong problem-solving skills
• Exceptional multi-tasking skills
• Knowledge of various social media platforms 
• Critical thinker and problem-solver
• Organized and self-motivated
• Ability to take and follow direction
• Excellent oral and written communication skills


It is the policy of Donnelley Financial Solutions to select, place and manage all its employees without discrimination based on race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, actual or perceived disability, veteran's status, actual or perceived sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected status. 

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability.  You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an email to

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