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Corporate Communications Specialist

Columbia, Missouri
7 Sep 2023

What are we looking for?

Join our team as a Corporate Communications Specialist. In this position we are looking for an enthusiastic Corporate Communications Specialist who will Coordinate company communication, branding and storytelling functions. The Corporate Communications Specialist will develop and convey effective messages to key stakeholders about our products, services and corporate activities. This is a hybrid position that works out of the Home Office, in Columbia, Missouri.

Who are we?

Knowing what your business needs is our business, too. Having the right insurance coverage will give you peace of mind because you'll know we have your back. We're all about relationships.

To us, this business is personal. We've built strong relationships with agency partners who work with us to give you exceptional, personalized service. Please give your independent insurance agent a call to experience our unwavering commitment to service and fairness.

We have a proud history beginning in 1889 with the mutual insurance movement in the Midwest. Today, our rich heritage can be seen across the country, as we have customers in 14 states.

We offer a competitive compensation package, including an outstanding 401(k) program. We also offer the opportunity to join a dynamic organization with a 140-year history of providing exceptional customer service to our policyholders, agents, and fellow employees.


  • Develop, monitor, manage, and strengthen company communication efforts with agents, policyholders, employees, and the public.
  • Protect and foster the Columbia Insurance Group brand.
  • Serve as the company's chief storyteller; includes collaborating with company stakeholders to research, compose, and communicate messages/information to internal and external audiences using print, digital, and social media platforms.
  • Develop, maintain, educate, and ensure adherence to corporate communication guidelines and procedures.
  • Serve as company archivist, historian, and photographer.
  • Manage media relations, including writing press releases and statements, building media contacts, and assisting in company communication efforts.
  • Coordinate the selection, acquisition, and distribution of marketing and promotional materials.
  • Coordinate community involvement and philanthropic initiatives.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • At least three years of relevant experience
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office products
  • Excellent writing, editing, and public speaking skills
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple priorities
  • Able to travel to branch locations as necessary


  • Bachelor's degree (preferably in Communications, Marketing, or Advertising/PR or related field)


  • Previous Adobe Creative Suite experience
  • Experience utilizing a variety of media to communicate with target audiences, including but not limited to print, video, digital media via external company website and internal Intranet, and social media
  • Previous web design and content production experience
  • Graphic design and layout experience


If you are unable to complete the electronic application for any reason, please contact Mandi Giboney: mgiboney@ 573-777-4087

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  • Job Reference: 1108273315-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2023
  • Location: Columbia, Missouri
  • Salary: On Application