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Director of External Communications

Company: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
Location: Stamford
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us. Do you dare to make an impact? YOUR ROLE

  • Develop and lead external corporate communication programming to highlight Henkel's values, strategic priorities, and successful growth in North America
  • Serve as communication liaison to one of the company business units, providing strategic communication counsel to the business regional leadership on key business initiatives, corporate topics and internal communications as well as product and industry related issues management communications
  • Effectively collaborate with Corporate Communication leadership and staff at the headquarters to align regional external strategies and programming with global goals and amplify global programs in the region
  • Effectively collaborate with peers in the regional Internal Communication team to ensure a "content first" approach to effective storytelling across all channels
  • Provide compelling leadership for staff and agency resources engaged in preparing external communication programs including a pipeline of content for traditional and social media, high-impact press releases/stories, media statements, and preparation of senior executives for media events
  • Serve as one of the Corporate Communications spokespersons in top-tier business, consumer and local media
  • Oversee a social media strategy with campaigns that use paid, earned, owned and shared media to engage a diverse range of audiences, including prospective and current employees, media, NGOs, business partners and consumers
  • Identify and cultivate thought leadership, PR events, and partnership opportunities for senior leaders and subject matter experts across the company
  • Oversee and enhance existing processes to effectively leverage media insights and analytics to inform future strategies
  • Lead successful issues management process, activities and crisis communications response, and oversee crisis communications planning and media training programs

Keywords: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Stamford , Director of External Communications, Executive , Stamford, Connecticut

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