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Caterpillar, Inc. Division HR Communication Manager in Cary, North Carolina

Division HR Communication Manager



Thousands of Caterpillar employees come into work every day. While they perform their daily tasks, they’re really contributing to the work of a powerful global team. At Caterpillar, we know that innovation happens step-by-step, piece-by-piece, person-by-person. Everyone has a vital role to play at our organization. Modest, small projects can grow and evolve into groundbreaking, world-changing technologies, machines, services and more through collaboration and teamwork in a diverse and inclusive work environment.

As a Division HR Communication Manager at Caterpillar, you will manage the communication processfor the Building Construction Products (BCP) division . Your existing skills and knowledge will be integral in your success as you work with the leadership team to develop and implement communication strategies to achieve divisional objectives.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Developing communication strategies, plans, services and deliverables for the Division Vice President(s) and the VP’s direct reports

  • Ensuring development, production and measurement of internal and external communication materials to achieve departmental objectives while still in sync with corporate objectives

  • Managing local media relations where necessary and serving as a liaison with Corporate Public Affairs

  • Working directly with in-house and outside designers and printers to develop and produce employee communications

  • Determining budget and managing costs for projects

  • Serving as the communication focal point and delivering communications to employees within the division(s)

  • Providing service of quality and value that facilitates employee communications and supports the development, marketing and promotion of products and services to internal customers and process partners

  • Partnering with peers and delegating tactical functions where applicable

  • Defining a structured communications program for employees and providing leadership to create and develop themes, formats, medias and timetable for major programs and presentations and orchestrates from concept to execution

  • Acting as an advisor or consultant to senior management on communications, Organizational Change Management (OCM) issues and strategic initiatives or employee issues

  • Developing and maintaining Division's identity program, integrating key messages and visual identifiers and ensure consistency with corporate brand

  • Will have supervisory responsibilities


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in marketing, communications, or public relations field

  • 5-7 years of progressively responsible job-related experience in communications, public relations, public affairs, social media (Facebook, Twitter, Television, etc.), and/or marketing related fields

Top Candidates Will Also Have:

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and execute a communications strategy highly desired

  • Able to collaborate and work effectively with the team

  • Ability to work in a very fast paced organization

  • Ability to influence executive level leaders and to lead a small group of communications professional

  • Excellent interpersonal skills are required in order to deal with sensitive issues, develop others, or persuade others inside and outside the department to take specific actions

  • Familiarity with Caterpillar functional areas, policies and procedures

  • Extensive experience in communications

Additional Note: Relocation assistance is available for this position.

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at

Job Human Resources

Primary Location United States-North Carolina-Cary

Unposting Date: May 24, 2019, 10:59:00 PM

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Relocation assistance is available for this position.

Req ID: 190004AF