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Sr. Analyst, PPM Communication & Resource

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Date: Sep 8, 2021

Location: Painted Post, NY, US, 14870

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 48236


Corning is the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics, building and manufacturing keystone components that enable high-technology systems. Corning’s history is filled with breakthrough technologies that have played a meaningful role in the way the world works. We thrive on solving difficult, commercially relevant problems through a creative and collaborative research and development process.


Corning Incorporated focuses on building a diverse global workforce where differences are celebrated, and employees feel safe bringing their “whole selves” to work. Our Diversity Network hosts 18 active and distinctive Employee Resource Groups. Employees have access to Allyship resources, podcasts, an internal video channel, digital learning series and trainings, all focused on building and celebrating global diversity and inclusion. Corning has been recognized as a leader in this regard and has been consistently recognized as a national employer of choice.



  • Corning, NY
  • Charlotte, NC


Scope of Position:

  • Serve as a Project & Portfolio Management contact to assist project managers in marketing and communicating their project objectives, financials, timelines, and accomplishments.
  • Serve as a central point of contact both internally within the Information Technology division and externally to the businesses, as necessary, to communicate project deliverables and successes.
  • Design collateral and develop marketing materials that support and recognize project efforts, encourage IT and business partner discussions, and communicate key project milestone data.
  • Collaborate with the Project Management Office to develop content for various communications avenues, such as Communications Meetings, BlueLine, and Brown Bag sessions in the form of presentations, videos, graphics, metrics, newsletters, brochures, posters, project information sheets and other promotional materials.
  • Develop ideas, write and edit content for internal and external audiences
  • Collaboration with other cross-functional areas within Information Technology, such as Communications and Employee Experience.
  • Promote socialization of new Project & Portfolio Management strategy
  • Project Management Community of Practice reestablishment and facilitation of Center of Excellence
  • Perform search for project managers, project analysts, quality analysts, and PMO resources proactively. Responsible for recruiting, arranging and participating in interviews, working with third party vendors to secure resources, onboarding, revisions, talent assessment prior to and after project completion, offboarding, and communicating status to PPM leadership and coaches.
  • Schedule and facilitate PPM talent reviews quarterly with Project & Portfolio Management Leadership and Director of Transformation Office
  • Collaboration with Transformation Office to determine resourcing requirements and staff appropriately as business conditions and project demand requires
  • Facilitator of the talent acquisition process for the PPM
  • Close coordination and collaboration with Information Technology Human Resources contact to ensure strategic alignment
  • Development of metrics and reporting analytics as it pertains to PPM current resourcing status, prior trends, and future demand
  • Process documentation for global PPM talent acquisition, in close collaboration with EMEA and AP resource managers


Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Write, edit, and communicate content that will be used across various tools for internal and external audiences
  • Engage with project managers to build communications data for brochures, graphics, posters and other materials that support PPM projects and initiatives
  • Coordinate with corporate communications and the employee experience team as needed to ensure content is approved and ready for distribution
  • Develop messages, build content, serve as PMO representative as appropriate to communicate success of our projects
  • Plan events such as Brown Bag sessions, lead meetings and manage project communications for distribution, such as newsletters and presentations.
  • Establish project spotlight forum to recognize one project at a time for a specific duration.
  • Create and adhere to communications plans for projects and strategy
  • Create project template to promote consistent communication across all projects to IT and to the businesses
  • Facilitate weekly resourcing meeting with PPM leadership and coaches
  • Update and maintain global headcount reports
  • Maintenance of work order spreadsheet for accuracy, proactively working in tandem with PPM leadership on work order extensions and closures.
  • Submitting all Fieldglass time approvals and expense sheet approvals in a timely manner and following up on all cost center updates


Required Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or experience in a communications-related field or human resources.


Required Skills:

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills, ability to apply different writing styles based on audience
  • Ability to work well under pressure, meet deadlines, and adapt to changing project requirements
  • Creative, organized and detail oriented
  • Ability to learn and understand new technologies and project deliverables
  • Project management skills with ability to assess priorities and to move multiple assignments forward in tandem
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Word, Excel)
  • Experience and comfort with web-based tools and interfaces
  • Self-motivated; takes initiative
  • Ability to engage with all levels of the organization from leadership to end user Draft


Desired Skills:

  • Design and layout experience
  • Creative and innovative
  • Good judgment and ability to think strategically
  • Willingness to learn and acquire new skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Process driven
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to build and maintain positive working relationships
  • Customer-focused
  • Strong work ethic
  • Demonstrates curiosity and opportunistic approach; learns quickly
  • Preferred experience with Adobe Design Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, PhotoShop)



Travel Requirements:

  • None


Does this sound like you? Apply today!


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


We prohibit discrimination based on race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.


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