Head of Communications

Job Title: Head of Communications
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Salary: Swiss Franc140000 - Swiss Franc165000 per annum
REF: 40557_1568383534
Contact Name: Joe Laramee
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Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

Head of Communications


Your mission

◾ You and your team advise our leadership and business divisions on communication strategies, messages and chosen channels

◾ You lead the press office and manage our international agency network

◾ Content creation & review across channels and topics; from videos, speech preparation, social media content to media releases and new formats like blogs or podcasts

◾ You lead and structure the weekly cross functional editorial meetings and ensure our pipeline of news & stories is flowing through all channels

What you need


◾ At least 7 years of experience in messaging & storytelling of complex technical, financial and organizational topics

◾ Experience in managing a communications team in a high paced, international environment

◾ You have experience as a spokesperson and believe in building sustainable relations with journalists

◾ Relevant degree in, Business, Communications or Language Studies (Master's degree preferred) with a passion for business, technology and finance topics

◾ German or English native speaker; any additional languages are a plus, especially French or Italian

You will get extra points for the following

◾ You don't shy away from technology, which you apply to make your team, the process and the company more efficient

◾ You have experience in employer branding and believe too, that employees are the best ambassadors

◾ You think integrated and thrive on being part of a full inhouse creative team