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Sr. Communications Specialist


Greenwood Village, CO, US (United States)


Founded in 1921 and publicly traded since 1925, Newmont (www.newmont.com) is one of the largest gold companies in the world. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the company has approximately 24,000 employees and contractors, with the majority working at Newmont's core operations in the United States, Australia, Ghana, Peru and Suriname. Newmont is the only gold company listed in the S&P 500 index and in 2007 became the first gold company selected to be part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Newmont's industry leading performance is reflected through high standards in environmental management, health and safety for its employees and creating value and opportunity for host communities and shareholders.




  • Are you passionate about helping to plan and execute external communications strategies, programs, projects, and tactics that will enhance a company's reputation while also mitigating potential risks to the business?
  • Do you want to work in an inclusive global company?
  • Do you have experience helping to create and execute an industry leading communications program for your company?
  • Would you like to put your strong communication skills to use through supporting the communications needs of the business, particularly in the areas of public relations and external communications?
Essential Duties



  • Work with internal functions and partners to write, design, package and distribute quality content and materials.
  • Develop collateral materials including ads, brochures, fact sheets, papers, studies, videos, etc.

Digital Media

  • Support execution of the digital media strategy including website and social media.

Communications Support

  • Support the development, implementation and tracking of communication plans to support Newmont's strategy and business goals.
  • Enhance the company’s reputation with key external partners through two-way engagement and communications.
  • Develop and distribute reports and research that measure reputation and awareness of the Company’s brand attributes.
  • Serve as Rapid Response Coordinator for Newmont’s crisis management system (Corporate Response Team).
  • Plan, coordinate and execute visibility / sponsorships for the Company at external events including conferences, expos, seminars, fairs, charity events, etc.
  • Lead and support the proper use of collateral assets including brand design system elements, images / videos, other graphics / visuals.
  • Support development and distribution of news releases or other Company announcements.
  • Develop presentations and speeches.
  • Develop messaging for use with external and internal partners.
  • Where necessary, organize and plan meetings and develop relevant agendas and follow up materials / project tracking.
  • Handle specific relationships with external contractors to develop and produce communications deliverables.
  • Provide training and consultation to staff on improving communications.

The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

Training & Experience



  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, public affairs, marketing, or equivalent experience.


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to communicate effectively both in quality writing and verbally, including demonstrated writing and editing skills.
  • Personal discretion, as work may involve sensitive and confidential information.
  • Relationship building and collaboration; managing relationships with multiple internal and external partners.
  • Resourcefulness in handling a heavy workload; comfortable utilizing or directing internal and external contacts to complete assignments under time pressure.
  • Organizational skills and project management; running multiple priorities under deadlines, while maintaining high quality and accuracy.
  • Effective computer and graphics skills including document design, presentations, report generation, and digital media understanding.
  • Personal initiative and self-management; delivering work products with minimal supervision.
Working Conditions


  • You will office in Newmont's global headquarters in Greenwood Village, CO.
  • We may require travel for this position, to assist other domestic and international sites.
  • Working in our inclusive environment, telephone calls may take place before and/or after normal local business hours to accommodate other regions' work schedules.

To learn more about Newmont visit us at:

Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that fosters leaders and allows every person to thrive, contribute, and grow. We are committed to selecting and developing our employees, and to establishing a work environment where everyone can take an active part in reaching our strategic goals while feeling a sense of pride in working at Newmont.

Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnic, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to it.sec@newmont.com.

Nearest Major Market: Denver