Senior Communications and Marketing Manager, Assistant Vice President

2 days left

Recruiter
State Street Corporation
Location
Krakow/ Gdansk
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Closes
24 Aug 2017
Ref
161581
Sector
Banking
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Part qualified, Qualified

Summary:

The Senior Communications Manager is responsible for overseeing, developing and executing the internal communications strategy for Poland (approximately 70%). In addition, the role will supervise the local external marketing and communications programs (approximately 30%). The role reports to the Chief of Staff for Poland and the head of Marketing for Central Europe and manages the Poland communications team (currently 2 team members).


Major Responsibilities

  • Oversees, develops and executes the internal and external communications program to connect employees with the local strategy, priorities, goals and corporate initiatives and drive engagement at all levels.
  • Ensure internal communication messages are consistent with external communication messages.
  • Supports the execution and delivery of innovative communications tactics across a variety of channels including our social intranet platform, email newsletters, video, audio, online and internal meetings and more.
  • Responsible for developing and executing communication plans as needed, as well as writing content for key channels (including senior management blogs, organizational announcement emails, briefing documents, presentations etc).
  • Reviews and approves the work of the local team, ensuring the highest of standards and adherence to the corporate style guide, tone and branding.
  • Tracks and measures the effectiveness of internal and external communications programs and continuously makes improvements to meet objectives and ensure that the optimal processes are in place.
  • Builds and maintains strong relationships with local executives, stakeholders, peers and Global Marketing team members globally

    Skills/Knowledge Requirements

  • Excellent verbal and written communications and knowledge of communications best practices.
  • Solid understanding of PR, social media, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, and general computer proficiency.
  • People management experience (minimum 2 direct reports).
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and ability to interface with colleagues from all disciplines, backgrounds and cultures to produce content that is interesting and relevant.
  • Must be a highly motivated and energetic self-starter who is able to work well in a fast-paced, deadline-driven work environment—both independently and as a dedicated team member.


    Education and Experience 

  • Approximately 8-10 years of communications experience.   
  • University degree, in a marketing communications-related discipline preferable.
  • Experience of working in large and complex global organizations (Financial services experience will be an asset).
  • Fluency in both Polish and English.
  • Excellent organizational skills, able to multi-task and set priorities.