Head of Global Communications

The Head of Global Communications will lead, build, and implement global PR strategy. This person is an effective leader who will oversee our team of Communications Managers. We are looking for someone to champion storytelling, and to drive our brand story globally.

Toronto

What are we looking for?

The Head of Global Communications will lead, build, and implement global PR strategy. This person is an effective leader who will oversee our team of Communications Managers. We are looking for someone to champion storytelling, and to drive our brand story globally.

What would you be doing?

  • Develop and drive a strong communications strategy that aligns with DECIEM's overall brand priorities and values
  • Ensure consistency in brand messaging globally 
  • Manage the development and growth of the Communications team 
  • Measure coverage results across all markets and report to key stakeholders 
  • Work alongside social & digital teams to ensure support for partner/market specific activity 
  • Provide each market with the tools to maximise earned media opportunities 
  • Work with the Global Communications Associate to support new markets remotely where local teams are not yet in place  
  • Represent the Communications team in meetings with key partners and stakeholders 
  • Support the Global Communications Associate to build and distribute all press materials and assets  
  • Seek out impactful speaking & profile opportunities for DECIEM Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer
  • Develop content for statements and key brand messaging 
  • Support the executive team and company spokespeople with interviews and photoshoots
  • Identify key collaboration, partnership and brand-building opportunities 
  • Manage the Global Communications budget 
  • Reporting to the Global Brands & Communications Director

What skills and qualifications do you need?

  • Minimum of 8 years experience in Communications/PR essential 
  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a Manager in a Communications/PR role
  • 2 years of in-house experience essential 
  • 2 years experience within a local role essential 
  • Experience managing global teams/agencies preferred 
  • Excellent presentation skills 
  • Proven high-level media relationships 
  • Experience with planning and orchestrating events 
  • Strong copywriting skills 
  • Proven storytelling experience 
  • Comfortable working with and advising executive team  
  • Strong knowledge of the global media landscape 
  • Confident decision-maker 
  • Proven experience of managing a team and developing direct reports  
  • Ability to speak, read, and write in another language (nice to have)

Still interested?

Kindly send us your resume to hr@deciem.com. We really appreciate your effort in applying to this position. However, only those candidates who have been shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.

And the serious stuff:

DECIEM is an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. We are also committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.
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