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Manager, Communications



Marketing & Communications
Illinois, USA · Remote
Posted on Monday, November 20, 2023

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Marketing & Communications

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The Manager, Communications is responsible for developing the global communications strategy for Field Enablement programs as well as supporting overall departmental and executive messaging.

The Manager will lead and support program management and process effectiveness across Field Enablement via communications strategy, planning, and execution within the larger Global Enablement organization.

The formal charter is to drive operational efficiency and effectiveness – partnering with Global Enablement leaders, communications teams, and cross-functional groups to deliver programs and projects that enable us to operate as a cohesive, integrated team. This role reports to the Senior Director, Global Enablement Executive Initiatives & Engagement.

This role will work closely with Global Enablement team members to help convey the vision, progress, and current state of affairs for the organization in a consistent, compelling, and visible way. This individual will drive communications to ensure programs inform, educate, motivate, and engage field employees.

This individual should have outstanding social skills, project management skills, and writing skills, with the ability to prioritize multiple projects and work comfortably with leadership.

Specific duties and responsibilities will be:

  • Develop and implement Global Enablement communications strategies across the Field Enablement programs. Establish deployment plans and share standard processes for enablement projects and communications.
  • Promote key initiatives for Global Enablement. These include enablement communications, communications strategies, and cross-enablement processes and programs. Includes drafting key messaging, communications, presentations, talk tracks, FAQs, and other materials.
  • Support operational meetings and company-wide Enablement experiences including Town Halls, Quarterly Business Reviews, and other communication events.
  • Ensure messaging is aligned, consistent, and strategic across all communications.
  • Write impactful communications (Slack posts, emails, presentations) with clear CTAs and relevant resources.
  • Partner with key enablement leaders and collaborators to align on communications messaging.
  • Standup global, repeatable processes and tools to support key existing Field Enablement Programs.

Experience Required:

  • Experience will be evaluated based on alignment to the Values & Behaviors for the role (e.g. extracurricular leadership roles, military experience, volunteer work, etc.).
  • Experience in both large, tech company environments as well as small, high-growth companies.
  • 7+ years of communications, project management, and enablement experience in operational and program roles.
  • Experience building global communication plans to support business priorities. Ability to translate sales objectives into enablement goals and plans.
  • Proven ability to collaborate with teams while maintaining focus on outcomes and/or removing barriers.
  • Ability to work with senior management, peers, and vital team members across multiple organizations, geographic regions and/or cultures.
  • Exceptional collaboration and communication skills. Will be diligent and results-driven.
  • Business communications experience is a must.
  • Experience with Slack, email platforms, analytics, and/or the Salesforce and Marketing Cloud platforms are a plus.
  • Knowledge of the enterprise software market landscape, enterprise cloud computing, and Software as a Service (SaaS) delivery models is helpful.


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