Stakeholder Communications Manager The position can be anywhere in the US, however, preference will be given to candidates within the four Cambia states - OR, WA, ID and UT
The Stakeholder Communications Manager will manage collaborative communication efforts with business leaders and teams to create complex communications plans, align messaging, and implement strategies and tactics to positively enhance brand reputation among key internal and external stakeholders. In addition, this role will align plans within Strategic Communications and work closely with business partners to resource projects appropriately and support communications and engagement activities cross functionally throughout the company.
Develops communications strategies that reflect the business objectives and drive key stakeholder engagement.
Identifies potential issues that could influence brand reputation; develops plans and implements communications strategies to mitigate associated change management issues.
Advises and consults with senior executives on communications issues.
Strong collaboration with business units to align, prioritize and execute on plans; collaborates with cross functional teams to ensure alignment of communications initiatives from all business areas.
Writes, reviews, edits and implements communications across channels to reach key stakeholders; simplifies existing communications, assesses and optimizes channels for effective communications.
Demonstrated ability to provide strategic messaging and frameworks to complex subjects working in a cross-functional team environment.
Demonstrated ability to develop and implement strategic communication plans.
Strong project management skills, able to collaboratively manage within cross functional and matrixed teams.
Organizational and business savvy, with proven ability to interact with and influence all levels of employees across an organization. Demonstrated ability to provide thorough analysis and recommendations on complex communication issues.
Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and meet tight deadlines and work under pressure.
Strong writing and presentation skills.
Ability to coordinate activities with external agencies and internal customers on the development, implementation, and execution of communications tailored to specific programs or issues.
Ability to negotiate and resolve complex and sensitive issues with diplomacy and persuasiveness.
Normally to be proficient in the competencies listed above
The Stakeholder Communications Manager would have a bachelor's degree in communications or related field and 8 years of experience in communications or equivalent combination of education and experience.
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug and tobacco-free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law. A drug screen and background check are required.