Deloitte Senior Public Relations Strategist - Senior Manager in Arlington, Virginia
Senior Public Relations Strategist (Senior Manager 2)
Are you a strong leader and creative thinker with superlative team leadership, writing, and project management skills? Do you have a strategic and executional mindset that can guide a team of Public Relations professionals while delivering high-value results that drive business objectives? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment, working with colleagues both in-person and in a virtual setting? If this is you, hit the Apply Now button!
Work you ll do
The Senior Public Relations Strategist will devise and execute the public relations strategy for Deloitte s Client & Market Growth (CMG) organization, spanning our cross-functional programs and offerings. The ideal candidate will have strong ties in professional services and possess a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with individuals at all levels of a matrix organization.
Develop a comprehensive eminence agenda for CMG that optimizes cross-business opportunities in the marketplace
Creation of a cohesive PR strategy across industry, identifying intersections across sectors
Capitalize on opportunities for symphonic amplification of Deloitte s industry presence (voice) in the marketplace
Along with the Green Dot Agency, develop metrics and KPIs to assess PR efforts
Work with the Green Dot Agency to develop media insights through data and experiences that elevate the overall program
Foster collaboration among marketing and PR teams in development of strategic plans to advance the priorities of the business
Create a sense of community and nurture the career development of team members
Develop an overarching eminence strategy for select members of the CMG executive team
Deloitte s Communications team provides value to the U.S. Firms by delivering innovative communications strategies and approaches for internal and external audiences. We build and protect our brand, and help our leaders influence positive behaviors, drive change, reinforce successes, and promote a strong sense of community through coordinated, consistent messaging. From concept to execution, we help our leaders reach their audience and achieve a consistent standard of excellence using proven communication methodologies.
Skills and Competencies:
High level of comfort with ambiguity and fluid priorities; ability to manage multiple and complex priorities
Ability to make connections in highly matrixed environment, with an eye on integration
Executive presence, professional client service manner, demonstrated ability to take initiative
Strong persuasive communication skills; able to gain consensus through influence and pivot when warranted
Strong negotiation and problem solving skills; flexibility and adaptability
Ability to work in a virtual environment
Strategic and innovative thinker
12 years of experience in marketing and communications, with a focus on communications (internal and external) strategy and planning
Proven success in leading Communications teams, developing and executing internal communications strategies, PR strategies, and communications and PR plans for a large business, preferably in professional services
Broad thinking capable of making connections across the business and taking decisive action
Strong understanding of marketing and communications KPIs, measurement and reporting focused on business results
Strong writing, editing, and copy editing skills and previous writing/editing experience in corporate communications, PR, or journalism fields
Experience in successfully managing and delivering sensitive, crisis and executive communications requests in a large-scale corporate environment preferred
Initiative and intellectual curiosity
Superior Microsoft Office skills (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook); familiarity with integrating various technologies to support marketing efforts
Undergraduate degree, ideally with a focus in Communications, Public Relations, English, or Journalism
How you ll grow
At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. at https://zoomforth.com/s/deloitte/du#home
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Category: Communications and Public Relations
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