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Wallace Associates: Corporate Communications Manager

04 july 2016

Wallace Associates: Corporate Communications Manager



The Company

Our client is the world leader in its field, an established provider of text licensing services. Their services are used by large numbers of people in corporations, universities, authors and government agencies to lawfully use and share published information with ease and assurance. They help drive innovation by facilitating the free flow of information while encouraging respect for intellectual property. This is an organization of smart, forward-thinking people, committed to effective and efficient practices, dedicated to their work and to improving the industry, and who adhere to the highest ethical standards.

The Job

·         Devise marketing communication programs and create clear product messaging and media initiatives

·         Develop innovative strategies for differentiating and positioning the company

·         Work closely with senior management, product management, and marketing executives to develop new marketing strategies for all products and services

·         Manage and utilize blog programs and other forms of social media to develop external product positioning

·         Identify and manage speaking engagements that will expand the company’s marketing initiatives

·         Spearhead the writing and distribution of company press releases

What it takes

The selected candidate will have:

·         Bachelor’s Degree required, preferably in English or journalism

·         7-10 years of experience in a mid-sized corporate setting

·         Proven ability to advance company agenda among the media

·         Technology experience is a plus

·         Excellent writing and editorial skills; both creative and business writing

·         Capacity to multi-task and drive a wide variety of initiatives simultaneously

·         Ability to build solid relationships and negotiate with all levels within an organization

·         Ability to integrate various PR and marketing strategies, including non-traditional, viral, and word-of-mouth campaigns

·         Exceptional communication, writing, and networking skills

Most important

This is what really matters to us in a candidate:

·         An innovative and flexible thinker with genuine interest in the information content industry

·         A strong strategist with the ability to integrate various PR and marketing strategies, including non-traditional, viral, and word-of-mouth campaigns

·         Confidence to interact effectively and build solid relationships at both the internal executive level and with external contacts

·         Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

·         Proven ability to advance company agenda among the media

Why apply

What we are about:

This position gives you the opportunity to join a solid, fast-paced and engaging company with a “people first” commitment to its customers. The company culture supports a respectful and meaningful workplace, characterized by honest, direct, and relevant communication. Friendly supportive people work here and believe they are doing important work contributing to our society. In addition, this organization is committed to an environment that allows for a healthy balance between professional and personal lives. This company is an equal opportunity employer.

This opportunity is based in the company’s Massachusetts headquarters and will require some travel. Candidates from outside the region will be considered, and relocation assistance may be available for the right individual. Compensation is highly competitive and includes base, bonus, and top-of-the line benefits such as fully paid insurances, a flexible spending account, outstanding retirement programs, and excellent growth potential, all within in a flexible work environment.

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Wallace Associates