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Job Title:  Communications Specialist

Req ID:  24539
Job Category:  Marketing/Communications

MENTOR, OH, US, 44060


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

The Communications Specialist will support the department by executing diverse duties involving internal and external corporate communications for STERIS. This individual is a strategic thinker with meticulous attention to detail and is able to juggle multiple priorities to meet deadlines. The ideal candidate will be innovative, organized, and self-motivated with a keen interest in driving strategic messages to key internal and external audiences. 

What You Will Do

  • Support internal and external communications, including drafting content, handling appropriate review and approval processes, posting to corporate intranet or other online tools and archiving communications.
  • Foster internal relationships with key stakeholders including Human Resources, Marketing, Investor Relations, Finance and other departments.
  • Provide production coordination and multi-media support for creative design team.
  • Create and enforce process for managing digital asset management.
  • Manage distribution of internal communications/campaigns via third-party software.
  • Acquire and maintain a detailed knowledge of the company’s policies, principles, and strategies, and keep up with relevant developments.
  • Adhere to the company’s style guide, ensuring production of high-quality and error-free copy.
  • Support and evaluate results of communication campaigns with the team.

What You Need to be Successful

  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a communications support role
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Detail-oriented and strong organization/planning skills
  • Proven social media and networking expertise
  • Solid understanding of project management principles
  • Highly computer literate with expertise in MS Office 




Offering You in Return

The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible people. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with STERIS is our ultimate goal. We do this by providing competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, paid-time off, holidays, matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans.  Join us and help write our next chapter.


STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.


If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Req ID:  24539
Job Category:  Marketing/Communications

MENTOR, OH, US, 44060

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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