Director of Media and Communications
Are you a creative thinker with a passion for communications and problem solving? Do you empower your team through visionary leadership while demonstrating empathy and a strong emphasis on teamwork? As a Director of Media and Communications, you will be a valued team member who seeks to fulfill the vision of Victra through internal mediums to support all business units throughout the organization. Victra is Verizon's trusted business partner and largest premium retailer in the United States. We want intellectually-curious, entrepreneurial professionals who enjoy being outside their comfort zones, thrive amidst change, and obsessively conspire for one-another's success.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
As the Director of Media and Communications, you will work within a corporate culture where Performance, Integrity, Collaboration, Innovation, and Celebration are the mantras of success. In this role, you will:
Supervise the Victra media team and work cross-functionally with Verizon indirect support teams
Oversee and facilitate all "live" and recorded media events
Enhance the company newsletter, "Victra Voice," and expand the #VNation brand.
Build and maintain the media team to promote Victra's core values and mission through leading by example
Collaborate with all Victra business units to ensure consistent messaging and deliver world-class internal communications
Coordinate, organize and implement communication strategy and project flow
Other duties as assigned
COMPETENCIES & QUALIFICATIONS
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
You should have at least 5 years of experience within internal communications roles. Accordingly, we are looking for you to bring the following:
Bachelor's degree in Communications, Journalism, English, or related field preferred
Exceptional writing and editing skills
Demonstrated ability to be a clear thinker with strong decision-making skills
Excellent skills in project management, organizational, and time management
Excellent written, verbal, and visual communication skills
Ability to work with a high degree of accuracy in a fast-paced office environment
Demonstrated experience in a company's internal and external brand development and messaging
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Up to 20%
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this job including the ability to work in an office environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and stand for extended periods of time and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Work environment is a typical climate-controlled cubicle office setting. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.