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J.B. Hunt Transport Marketing Communications Specialist in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Title:

Marketing Communications Specialist


Communications & Corporate Affairs


United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time

Job Summary:

Under general supervision, this position is responsible for designing, developing, producing and consulting on a variety of internal and external communications materials and media .The position will build cross functional relationships across the organization and focus on developing communication and/or public relations strategies that reflect business goals and are appropriate for the J.B. Hunt brand.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with media inquiries.

  • Manage award applications.

  • Update PR content calendar.

  • Monitor media coverage and industry news.

  • Consult with managers on translating messages using the power of words, images, sounds and animation.

  • Engage in copywriting and copyediting, including short and long form content.

  • Provide administrative marketing assistance including responding to general marketing inquiries from within the business, managing multiple email inboxes and other general support.

  • Ensure visual consistency and branding across various touchpoints (email campaigns, sales collateral, websites, landing pages, social and more); understand how content works with design and be able to give general design instruction to graphic designers on internal team or with agency partners.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, English or a related field

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, English or a related field with at least 1 year of related work experience in content creation, editing, publishing, campaign implementation or planning

  • Excellence in written and verbal communication skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge of internal and change communications best practices


Bachelors: Business Communications (Required), Bachelors: English (Required), Bachelors: Marketing (Required), Bachelors: Mass Communication (Required), Bachelors: Public Relations (Required), GED (Required), High School (Required)

Work Experience:

Communications, Marketing

Job Opening ID:

00397800 Marketing Communications Specialist (Open)

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”

Fortune 500 experience. Career advancement. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominate force in transportation and logistics industry, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. affirms its belief in equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment in all terms and conditions of employment. J.B. Hunt is committed to both the spirit and the letter of affirmative action law and continues its good-faith efforts to comply with all applicable government laws and regulations. The company is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity. J.B. Hunt will recruit, hire, compensate, offer benefits to, upgrade, train, layoff, terminate, and/or promote individuals without discrimination in regards to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a qualified individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or other bases by applicable law.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. offers reasonable accommodation in the employment process for individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance in the application process due to a disability, you may request accommodation at any time by calling 1-800-777-4968.