Axalta Coating Systems

Marketing Communications Specialist

Job Locations US-PA-Glen Mills
Posted Date 2 months ago(2/18/2021 9:35 AM)
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Marketing/Business Development


Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. ("Axalta," or the "Company"), is a leading global manufacturer, marketer and distributor of high-performance coatings systems.  With over a 150-year heritage in the coatings industry, Axalta is known for manufacturing high-quality products with well-recognized brands supported by market-leading technology and customer service.

Over the course of the Company's history, Axalta has remained at the forefront of the industry by continually developing innovative coatings technologies designed to enhance the performance and appearance of customers' products, while improving the customer's productivity and profitability. Axalta's diverse global footprint of 50 manufacturing facilities, four technology centers, 47 customer training centers and more than 14,000 team members allows the Company to meet the needs of customers in over 130 countries. Axalta serves its customer base through an extensive sales force and technical support organization, as well as through approximately 4,000 independent, locally-based distributors. The Company's scale and strong local presence are critical to its success, allowing leverage of the technology portfolio and customer relationships globally while meeting customer demands locally.

Axalta operates its business in two operating segments: Performance Coatings and Transportation Coatings, serving four end markets, including:  Refinish, Industrial, Light Vehicle and Commercial Vehicle, across the following four regions: North America, EMEA, Latin America and Asia-Pacific.

Primary Responsibilities

Axalta is currently recruiting for a Marketing Communication Specialist (MCS) to join our Industrial communications team. The Marketing Communications Specialist will manage the tactical execution of marketing communications projects including graphic design, content development, marketing campaigns, social media and other key strategic initiatives as needed for the Industrial segment.

  • Oversee marketing communications including writing PR’s, E-News content, marketing material copy, website content, application guides, etc...
  • Work closely with the Regional Marketing Communications Manager and sales team to support sales activities (shows, events, campaigns, etc.) to ensure successful revenue and consumer awareness goals are reached
  • Supervise and coordinate all content of Axalta Industrial digital web platform. Ensure that web content supports system’s overarching marketing and communications goals and complies with Axalta brand guidelines
  • Responsible for building and maintaining all social media platforms, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and new/emerging platforms
  • Develop, execute, measure and optimize digital advertising, e-mail marketing and social media campaigns that stimulate traffic and increase brand awareness
  • Identify and coordinate sponsorship and advertising opportunities
  • Ensure department compliance with established standard policies and procedures
  • Work with print vendors to establish quotes and production schedules
  • Assist with community outreach activities


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing or related field required
  • Must have at least 2-4 years of experience in marketing/advertising/social media
  • Demonstrable experience with creating, deploying and maintaining marketing strategies online, developing web content and executing a social media strategy
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of social media platforms and their respective participants (Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, Twitter, etc.)
  • Expertise in managing and prioritizing multiple projects, attention to detail and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrate a sustained and regular presence on social media, understand new technologies and trends in the industry and be able to effectively & efficiently execute social media strategies 
  • MS Office proficient
  • Adobe Creative Suite knowledge a must and WordPress experience a plus
  • Google Analytics, SEO and AdWords preferred
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), problem solving capabilities and the ability to work both independently and as a part of a team
  • Must be highly self-motivated and an independent performer
  • Must be comfortable interacting with customers at all levels of the organization
  • Possess excellent organizational and time management skills with ability to prioritize tasks

“Please note that Axalta Coating Systems will not accept any candidate profiles sent unrequested and unsolicited by recruiting agencies. Axalta Coating Systems collaborates with preferred providers based on framework agreements and will not pay any fees to recruiting agencies without an agreement. Should Axalta Coating Systems receive a candidate profile form a recruiting agency with which there is no framework agreement, and should the respective candidate be considered or hire, this will not entitle the recruiting agency to claim payment or fees.


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