Full Job Description
With Discover, you’ll have the chance to make a difference at one of the world’s leading digital banking and payments companies. From Day 1, you’ll do meaningful work you’re passionate about, with the support and resources you need for success. We value what makes each employee unique and provide a collaborative, team-based culture that gives everyone an opportunity to shine. Be the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future, while building the future you want, here at Discover.
At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. We’re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.
The Senior Principal Business Technology Communications Specialist is responsible for developing content and providing counsel in support of CIO communications including presentations, speeches, articles, etc to external and internal audiences.
This individual will work in direct partnership with the CIO and other senior BT Leaders translating their strategy into effective communications to the organization.
Crafts compelling technology and innovation stories as the content lead (speechwriter, spokesperson, blogger, etc) for the CIO
Captures the authentic voice of the CIO in written communications and partner with them to bring to life their vision, strategy and priorities
Supports the CIO through creating communication and materials for the Board of Directors
Works with and advises CIO on the right forum, timing, and content of communications to ensure employees are informed, inspired and empowered to meet company and department goals
Develop content and provide counsel in support of c-suite communications including presentations, speeches, and articles to external and internal audiences.
Coaches and supports CIO in the delivery of organizational and business change management and communication initiatives.
Translates information into sound communication strategy.
Produces substantive presentations and speeches, articles, blogs, white papers, op-ed pieces, organizational communications, panel discussion guides, interviews and earnings overviews for internal and external audiences.
Creates Internal and External Communications: draft reports, pitch decks, speeches and/or presentations
Bachelors in Communication or Finance
8+ years of Communications, Public Relations, Finance, or related experience
Proven track record of creating and executing executive and internal communications in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
Experience writing for and working directly with C suite and other senior executives (preferably in the Technology space)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; video, graphics or other multimedia expertise a plus.
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The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.
24-Hour Nurse Hotline & Telehealth Services
7 Paid Holidays
Annual Flu Shots
Employee Assistance Program
Flexible Work Environment
Group Auto, Home and Pet Insurance
Healthy Eating Program
Legal Assistance Plan
Onsite Emotional Health Counselors
Onsite Fitness Centers
Onsite Weight Watchers at Work
Paid Parental Leave
Professional and Leadership Development Programs
Service Anniversary Awards
Annual health Evaluation and Health Coaching
Critical Illness Insurance
Health Savings Account, Health Reimbursement Account and Flexible Spending Accounts
Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
Life and Accident Insurance
Long-term and Short-term Disability Insurance
Onsite Health Services Center with Nurse Practitioner
401(k) Savings Plan with Fixed and Matching Contributions
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
“Financial Wellness for You” Learning Programs