Pitney Bowes Director, Communications, Software Solutions in Stamford, Connecticut
*About the Opportunity * As the Director, Communications, Software Solutions at Pitney Bowes, you thrive working with global and cross-functional management and supporting our continued growth and overall transformation. You see opportunities where others see challenges.
Build. Deploy. Bridge. Grow. In this role, you’ll join our Communications team in Stamford, Connecticut and report to the Chief Communications Officer. You will be responsible for: * Leading the communications function for the Software Solutions Group. * Ensuring that communications successfully contributes to the organization attaining its revenue and EBIT targets. * All global communications activities with a particular focus on Media Relations and Employee and Internal Communications * Facilitating communication objectives of business unit and functional leadership; acts as key advisor to leaders * Building sales and transformation communication strategies based on target audiences, key channels, key messages, content and tone * Ensuring communications is aligned with PBI Marketing & Branding strategy and business unit objectives * Building feedback loop on communications efforts with both Analyst Relations and MI team * Coordinating with sales operations
Qualifications * Excellent communication skills * Experience managing communications for a Software business * Command of full range of audiences from employees to customers to markets; understands key differences in content and tone, especially when dealing with employee relations * Strong network of relationships with media channels; ability to get fair and balanced coverage on key issues when necessary * Trained in public relations management strategies; focuses efforts on the messaging rather than responding to specific questions * Understands the importance of PBI Branding in all of communication efforts including internally * Comfortable in working with emerging/offline forms of media in order to achieve objectives * Works well across functional teams
*The Team * At Pitney Bowes, our passionate and ambitious team delivers innovations that help clients navigate the complex and always evolving world of commerce: from helping them use data to market to the best customers, to enabling the sending of parcels and packages efficiently, to securing payments through statements and invoices. In everything, we do, we deliver accuracy and precision to drive meaningful impact.
Pitney Bowes is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that values diversity and inclusiveness in the workplace.
*W/M/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/LGBT are encouraged to apply. *
All interested individuals must apply online. Individuals with disabilities who cannot apply via our online application should refer to the alternate application options via our Individuals with Disabilities link.
Job: *Communications/Public Relations/Government Relations
Title: Director, Communications, Software Solutions
Requisition ID: 165271