Deloitte Strategic Priorities Office (SPO) Communications Manager - CHI, DC in Chicago, Illinois

Are you a strategic thinker who is able to integrate strategic business knowledge with market-leading experience to design talent, mobility, and rewards programs? Do you have an in-depth technical knowledge of the regulatory landscape and business environments in which our clients are operating around the world?

If this is your passion, we have the perfect career for you!

What you ll do

As the SPO Communications Manager, you will work closely with key stakeholders to develop messaging to support the priorities and day-to-day activities of business initiatives for the Chicago and Canadian Tax practices. Additionally, you will interface with a range of stakeholders developing innovative approaches, creating messaging and positioning, and working across teams to implement, with a strong emphasis on project management and measurement. This position reports to the Managing Director of the SPO.

Qualifications

Communications professional with seven to ten years relevant corporate communications experience

Strong writing and editing skills

Superlative project management skills

Creative, strategic thinker

Strong leadership presence

Ability to work and achieve results in an intense, fast-paced virtual team environment; able to manage multiple projects simultaneously

An understanding of the nuances of communications in large, complex organizations

Strong sense of initiative and creativity, plus ability to prioritize commitments and deliverables in line with firm priorities

Solid team player with ability to manage multiple projects and deliver against tight deadlines.

Experience in measuring the effectiveness of communication strategies

Excellent technical skills, including use of Microsoft Office suite of applications and social media

Bachelor s degree in Communications, English, or Business with expertise in communications practices preferred

The SPO Communications Manager must be highly skilled in:

Writing and editing for different types of channels and audiences, including executive communications and speech writing

Managing the preparation and organization of communications and content production workflow, from visioning through execution and reporting

Building and executing creative communications programs that reach across multiple audience segments

Fostering relationships with clients, and communications colleagues to develop a trusted advisor status and facilitate robust planning

Preparing reports on engagement and providing insights on results

Working effectively in a professional services virtual team environment, corporate and/or matrix organization

Balancing priorities for multiple stakeholders, self, and team

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 .

Benefits

At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/careers/articles/life-at-deloitte-benefits-and-rewards.html .

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