Strategic Objectives, Business Responsibilities and Key Outcomes
- Responsible for corporate media relations; coordinates and performs communication activities which support the business topics
- Translates business goals into a media relations strategy with concise communications plans and drives implementation.
- Effectively handles and coordinates all business media enquiries, including enquiries related to business strategy and issues or crises.
- Prepares media events, engagements and communications activities by providing concise briefings and executive summaries to Members of the Board of Management.
- Build, conceptualizes and writes text, media statements and releases, briefing documents as well as speaker notes, as required.
- Ensures the integration and implementation of the messages on communications channels like social media.
- Proactively identifies and communicates potential issues in messaging and processes to Communications management before they arise, including overlaps, redundancies, misalignments, and possible “hiccups” that may be encountered.
- Strong background and experience in communications or messaging: many years’ experience as spokesperson at large global listed institution or a communications agency, corporate communications or communications strategy.
- Know-how, experience in media relations work, including print, audio-visual, podcasts and online are required. A strong media network is an advantage.
- We are looking for candidates who have experience in advising senior management on strategic topics and issues management.
- Proficient in written and spoken English & German combined with good interpersonal skills and networking skills in an intercultural environment and across all management levels.
- Ability to effectively meet deadlines and prioritize in a fast-paced environment with minimal direct supervision. Shown work experience under pressure
- Strong command of digital channels such as Twitter, LinkedIn, blogging platforms, etc.
- Persistent and driven to deliver results with a highly principled character who adheres to strict ethical and compliance standards, particularly around the handling of sensitive information.
- Formal qualifications: university degree or equivalent; further education in the field of communications or change is desired.
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Company: Siemens AG
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Job Type: Either