Communications Manager

S&P Global - New York, NY4.0

Full-time
Grade 10A

The Location: New York, NY; Charlottesville, Va.; Washington, D.C.

The Team: You will have a team behind you willing to flex and support your work, as you will for them. This is an opportunity to work in an agile, collaborative and open environment; you will be of a similar mindset and look to contribute, develop and cultivate this collegial environment.

The Impact: Your input will help senior leaders develop and implement the division’s overall communications strategy, but your core responsibility will be executing direct messaging of division-related information to internal constituents. Your work will help build a consistent image and branding of the division. As part of a new and dynamic communications group, you will flex between internal and external communications. You will help employees access the right information at the right time so they can work more effectively to bring products to market.

What’s in it for you:
Collaborate with team globally
Use all your skills: writing, editing, design, video, photography events - we are not afraid to roll up our sleeves and do the needful
Try something different! This is a team that loves exploring new ideas and figuring out how to execute them to scale
You will stretch out of your comfort zone - with the support of senior leadership and your colleagues. You will amass new skills to fulfill a holistic communications function.

Responsibilities:
Generate compelling and creative employee-focused content; help raise internal visibility of key projects and initiatives to positively influence employee actions and decisions.
Advise two or more division senior executives as their Communications Business Partner.
Write press releases, build reporter lists, draft pitches under mentorship of external communications lead.
Regularly generate story ideas for division homepage. Outline basic concept and direction of stories. Identify interview subjects and stakeholders for stories. Lead the editorial process from start to finish.
Assist the top-tier external communicators on the team in developing key messaging for employees, clients and media that support business objectives.

What We’re Looking For:
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Journalism, English or related fields
3-5 years’ experience working in a corporate environment or Corporate Communications department.
Excellent writing, editing and presentation skills.
Highly proficient in digital literacy.
This program/position is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States

S&P Global Corporate

At S&P Global, we don’t give you intelligence—we give you essential intelligence. The essential intelligence you need to make decisions with conviction. We’re the world’s foremost provider of credit ratings, benchmarks and analytics in the global capital and commodity markets. Our divisions include S&P Global Ratings, S&P Global Market Intelligence, S&P Dow Jones Indices and S&P Global Platts. For more information, visit www.spglobal.com.

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

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