The Social Media & Media Relations Manager is responsible for developing and executing integrated traditional and social media programs to enhance the awareness, understanding and reputation of Grainger among customers, communities and other key stakeholders primarily in the U.S. through the placement of targeted media coverage and promotion on social media. This role ensures messages are aligned with Grainger brand and tailored for local relevance.
The role works with business partners to identify and leverage topics, trends and events to garner media coverage and external awareness. The role also measures, analyzes and reports overall media results and metrics to key stakeholders.
This role typically is located in our downtown Chicago office (preferred) or our Lake Forest headquarters, but due to COVID-19 will be fully virtual until further notice. Once these office locations have a return to work plan, the team member will be required to be on-site.