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Director, Strategic \u0026 Executive Communications

Atlanta, GA 30303
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\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPOSITION PURPOSE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E The Director of Strategic Communications is responsible for developing and promoting the overall messaging of the company s strategic priorities, business leadership, CSR, and executive communications, both internally and externally, in conjunction with Investor Relations and other key stakeholders. The Director will work closely with the company s CEO and Senior Leadership Team. The Director will also operate as a tightly connected partner with Investor Relations, Strategic Business Development, and the broader Corporate Communications team. The Director will manage all executive communications, including executive media relations and any necessary speech writing and internal message development, as needed. 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Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ETravel: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETypically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMust be eighteen years of age or older.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMust be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EEducation Required:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThe knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor\u0027s degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Years of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E8 years\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Physical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMost of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EA college degree is required. An advanced degree in Business, Finance, English or Communications is preferred. Candidate should have 10-15 years of experience with a significant level of prior experience in a senior communications role, specifically developing strategic communications with an agency or Fortune 100 company.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to develop, articulate and drive execution of large, long-term strategic communications initiatives\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExtensive experience working with senior-most leadership with the confidence and ability to provide helpful feedback to all leadership levels\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProven experience working with financial functions such as Investor Relations to translate complex messaging in a creative fashion\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong business acumen and the ability to comprehend and act on complex situations\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003C/div\u003E
Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-06-03
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