Communications Manager

Date:  Jan 3, 2023

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46278

Store # - Mall Name:  Corporate Office

General Description

Work in a fast-paced operations department for Fanatics Lids College, Inc. (FLC). FLC partners with Barnes and Noble Education managing all aspects of the emblematic general merchandise and hard goods for almost 800 college bookstores across North America.  Fanatics Lids College (FLC) is a general merchandise company that provides all emblematic apparel, hard goods and backpacks to Barnes and Noble Education’s college bookstores. FLC strives for excellence by bringing the highest quality of products, range of assortment and at the best prices possible for each of our partners. 


  • Sports Centric Atmosphere
  • Casual Dress Code- We're a sports company after all!
  • Competitive Health Benefit Packages & 401K Program
  • Kombucha & Cold Brew Coffee on Tap
  • 40% Employee Discount From Lids

The Communications Manager leads content creation for all outbound communication to internal and external partners.  Serves as the proverbial voice for the FLC organization in partnership with all department leads.  Is a critical member of the team, tasked with translating tactical details into broader strategic messaging.      


Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develops outbound communication materials in support of new business acquisition and current business reporting
  • Works closely with all internal departments on the collection of required assets for the creation of content  
  • Assists with the positioning of strategic program components  
  • Support and adhere to all company policies, procedures, and guidelines.  
  • Communicate with teammates at all levels of the company.  
  • Other duties as assigned. 

Additional Principle Duties and Responsibilities

Job Required Knowledge & Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 2-4 years relevant work experience
  • Proven communication experience with an emphasis on corporate communications
  • Experience with content development and an eye for creating engaging design
  • Working knowledge of MS Office; Adobe CC Suite and other photo and video editing software is an asset
  • Excellent project management skills with an attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to interact effectively in an academic and corporate setting
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and work across many different areas of the company.
  • Ability to work in a demanding and fast paced environment.


Reports To

Vice President of Business Development



EEO Statement:
Hat World, Inc., Lids Holdings, Inc., dba Lids and subsidiaries is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to complying with all federal, state, and local EEO laws. Hat World, Inc., prohibits discrimination against employees and applicants for employment based on the individual's race or color, religion or creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, marital status, sex, pregnancy status, age, military status, disability, or any other protected characteristic or class protected by law. Hat World, Inc. provides reasonable accommodation for disabilities in accordance with applicable laws.

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Req ID: 10347 

Location: Corporate Office 



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