Director, Internal Communications, Chief Investment Office (Marketing)
Prudential Financial's Chief Investment Office (CIO) is seeking a dynamic and resourceful Director, Strategic Communications to translate business strategy into a focused internal and external communication strategy.
The Director, Strategic Communications will serve as a member of the CIO Senior Leadership Team and expected to provide a full range of executive communications support through effective, proactive relationship management. You will work directly with the Chief Investment Officer and HR Business Partner to plan and deliver appropriate executive messaging and employee engagement communications that align with CIO's business objectives.
The scope of work includes developing key messages and creating and implementing strategic communication plans that support business goals. You will be responsible for creating an editorial calendar, writing and editing executive messages, project leadership of senior level presentations, employee engagement communications, organizational announcements, developing speaking points and scripts, writing articles, and project-specific communications as needed. This role will also partner closely with our Finance and Investor Relations community which requires experience with financial communications.
Extraordinary verbal and written communication skills, project management and relationship management skills are necessary for this position as well as the demonstrated ability to collaborate with and influence others with or without direct authority. Experience supporting senior leaders is critical. Also important is the ability to be self-directed and build credibility as a proactive thought leader and trusted senior business partner.