Argentina - Español

Corporate Publishing Manager

Johannesburg, South Africa, South Africa
Job Reference JR0073819
Professional Areas Communication
Function Communications and Public Relations
Years of Work Experience 12 - 15
Start date 2024-03-01

Louis Dreyfus Company is a leading merchant and processor of agricultural goods. Our activities span the entire value chain from farm to fork, across a broad range of business lines, we leverage our global reach and extensive asset network to serve our customers and consumers around the world. Structured as a matrix organization of six geographical regions and ten platforms, Louis Dreyfus Company is active in over 100 countries and employs approximately 17,000 people globally.

Reported to Senior Manager, Branding & Digital Communication, the Corporate Publishing Manager is responsible for managing the production of corporate publications and collateral (brochures, advertisements, presentations, etc.) at global level, and contributes to the production of written content for publication via other Group communication channels.

 

Corporate Publishing:

  • Manage the production and publication of LDC’s global interim financial and integrated annual (financial and sustainability) reports, coordinating with external creative agencies and liaising with relevant internal stakeholders and approvers to ensure content accuracy and alignment with company strategy. 

  • Support the production and publication of other ad hoc (e.g. platform-specific) company reports or literature. 

  • Create/update other corporate communication, marketing or promotional materials as needed, including brochures, factsheets, presentations, visual collateral, etc. 

Copywriting:

  • Draft or edit messaging for publication via various other corporate channels (websites, videos, etc.) as required, in support of key campaigns or communication milestones. SEO content writing skills are a plus. 

     

  • Undergraduate degree in Communications, PR/Marketing, Journalism or Business
  • 10 years of experience as a communication, publications or content manager; within a financial or trading sector a plus
  • Outstanding project management skills; experienced copywriter with excellent drafting/editing skills; creative skills with an eye for design and photography and keen attention to detail. Knowledge (and ideally prior experience) of sustainability reporting standards (especially Global Reporting Initiative standards)
  • Expertise on Office 365 (proficient), content management tools (especially Bynder/GatherContent, Workiva), Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign (other Adobe CC suite tools a plus), WordPress
  • Comfortable working autonomously and managing multiple actions and streams simultaneously
  • At ease and confident interacting with / presenting to senior and sometimes challenging stakeholders
  • A team player, willing to be flexible to support others on key projects as needed. 
  • Problem-solving profile
  • English fluent

What We Offer

We provide a dynamic and stimulating international environment, which will stretch and develop your abilities and channel your skills and expertise with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

We offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits​​​​​​
  • Hybrid work available (not applicable to all roles)
  • Pension contributions
  • Access to Training and Development 
  • Access to Concierge Partnerships

Diversity & Inclusion

LDC is driven by a set of shared values and high ethical standards, with diversity and inclusion being part of our DNA. LDC is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion.

LDC encourages diversity, supports local communities and environmental initiatives. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.

Sustainability

Sustainable value is at the heart of our purpose as a company.

We are passionate about creating fair and sustainable value, both for our business and for other value chain stakeholders: our people, our business partners, the communities we touch and the environment around us

Company Description

Louis Dreyfus Company is a leading merchant and processor of agricultural goods. Our activities span the entire value chain from farm to fork, across a broad range of business lines, we leverage our global reach and extensive asset network to serve our customers and consumers around the world. Structured as a matrix organization of six geographical regions and ten platforms, Louis Dreyfus Company is active in over 100 countries and employs approximately 17,000 people globally.


Job Description

Reported to Senior Manager, Branding & Digital Communication, the Corporate Publishing Manager is responsible for managing the production of corporate publications and collateral (brochures, advertisements, presentations, etc.) at global level, and contributes to the production of written content for publication via other Group communication channels.

 

Corporate Publishing:

  • Manage the production and publication of LDC’s global interim financial and integrated annual (financial and sustainability) reports, coordinating with external creative agencies and liaising with relevant internal stakeholders and approvers to ensure content accuracy and alignment with company strategy. 

  • Support the production and publication of other ad hoc (e.g. platform-specific) company reports or literature. 

  • Create/update other corporate communication, marketing or promotional materials as needed, including brochures, factsheets, presentations, visual collateral, etc. 

Copywriting:

  • Draft or edit messaging for publication via various other corporate channels (websites, videos, etc.) as required, in support of key campaigns or communication milestones. SEO content writing skills are a plus. 

     


Experience
  • Undergraduate degree in Communications, PR/Marketing, Journalism or Business
  • 10 years of experience as a communication, publications or content manager; within a financial or trading sector a plus
  • Outstanding project management skills; experienced copywriter with excellent drafting/editing skills; creative skills with an eye for design and photography and keen attention to detail. Knowledge (and ideally prior experience) of sustainability reporting standards (especially Global Reporting Initiative standards)
  • Expertise on Office 365 (proficient), content management tools (especially Bynder/GatherContent, Workiva), Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign (other Adobe CC suite tools a plus), WordPress
  • Comfortable working autonomously and managing multiple actions and streams simultaneously
  • At ease and confident interacting with / presenting to senior and sometimes challenging stakeholders
  • A team player, willing to be flexible to support others on key projects as needed. 
  • Problem-solving profile
  • English fluent

Additional Information

What We Offer

We provide a dynamic and stimulating international environment, which will stretch and develop your abilities and channel your skills and expertise with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

We offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits​​​​​​
  • Hybrid work available (not applicable to all roles)
  • Pension contributions
  • Access to Training and Development 
  • Access to Concierge Partnerships

Diversity & Inclusion

LDC is driven by a set of shared values and high ethical standards, with diversity and inclusion being part of our DNA. LDC is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion.

LDC encourages diversity, supports local communities and environmental initiatives. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.

Sustainability

Sustainable value is at the heart of our purpose as a company.

We are passionate about creating fair and sustainable value, both for our business and for other value chain stakeholders: our people, our business partners, the communities we touch and the environment around us