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Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018 4:44 AM

Communications Associate
**Tracking Code** 1205-056
**Job Description**
Knoll is a constellation of design-driven brands and people, working together with our clients to create inspired modern interiors. Our internationally recognized portfolio includes furniture, textiles, leathers, accessories, and architectural and acoustical elements brands. These brands - Knoll Office, KnollStudio, KnollTextiles, KnollExtra, Spinneybeck | FilzFelt, Edelman Leather, DatesWeiser and HOLLY HUNT - reflect our commitment to modern design that meets the diverse requirements of high performance workplaces and luxury interiors. A recipient of the National Design Award for Corporate and Institutional Achievement from the Smithsonian`s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Knoll is aligned with the U.S. Green Building Council and the Canadian Green Building Council and can help organizations achieve Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) workplace certification. Knoll is the founding sponsor of the World Monuments Fund Modernism at Risk program.
To learn more about Knoll please visit our website at
The Communications Associate supports the Communications team in web content management; media and press relationship; and digital content creation across multiple platforms for both Knoll Office and Specialty businesses, including the Shop at The Communications Associate works routinely with Marketing associates to address issues pertaining to all communications initiatives.
**Required Skills**
+ B.A. degree in or equivalent experience in a communications/media relations role
Required Skills:
+ Experience managing and producing quality written and visual content on a regular schedule, in publications, online editorial or social media
+ Experience with web content management systems preferred
+ Understanding and interest in design and the design industry
+ Strong, clear and compelling writer under deadline; adaptable to Knoll voice
+ Ability to critique and curate compelling installation imagery for web uses
+ Ability to communicate Knoll concepts to marketing associates, both in writing and verbally
+ Ability to discuss projects and related issues throughout the organization and with consultants
+ Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop and InDesign
+ Familiarity with Microsoft Office, especially Word and Powerpoint
+ Self-starter equally comfortable working individually and within a small team
+ Detail-oriented
**Required Experience**
+ Developing and publishing original editorial and social (written copy and curated/solicited imagery) content on Knoll s digital platforms, including, for a range of audiences and in a timely manner
+ Managing press and media relationships, including responding to inquiries and requests, soliciting editorial features, and conducting outreach around marketing campaigns
+ Maintaining select Communications partnerships
+ Completing research for special projects
+ Aiding in Media Bank management and asset distribution on an as needed basis to the Knoll community
+ Aiding in content management of permission-based content at
**Job Location** New York, New York, United States
**Position Type** Full-Time/Regular
We are an equal opportunity employer.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.


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