AbacusNext is a leading technology provider for legal, accounting, and compliance-focused professionals. We empower our customers to grow their businesses, better serve their clients, and operate at peak efficiency-all within a secure, cloud-enabled ecosystem.
As the company is experiencing growth, we are looking for a Corporate Communication Director to join our robust Marketing team.
As the Corporate Communication Director, you will report to the Head of Marketing and serve as an integral member of the marketing leadership team. You will be responsible for the development of all public relations, analyst relations, social media, content strategy and assets development, company websites, as well as internal and external communications strategies. You will collaborate with the Executive team to develop and execute communications that advance corporate objectives. You will work with the Executive team in creating interest and awareness of company information, product announcements, mergers and acquisitions, issues management, and all public facing announcements.
This is currently a remote opportunity and are open to individuals outside of San Diego, CA. Note - if residence is outside of San Diego, you must be open to travelling one week every other month to Corporate office in San Diego, CA. Accepting remote applications from the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, and Washington.
The Corporate Communication Director will help drive corporate growth and visibility within the local, regional, national, and worldwide business community. Objectives of the role include:
Successfully drive and develop new corporate marketing and communication opportunities.
Leverage, and expand media corporate partnerships while also fostering new relationships.
Strengthen AbacusNext's brand and establish us as an influential technology player in the professional services space (beginning with legal and accounting).
Develop an overall brand and content strategy, to create assets and brand collateral for global and local integrated media campaigns, sales enablement and promote to press, social influencers and VIPs.
Maintain the marketing assets repository.
Manage and evolve the company website strategy to boost online awareness and increase lead generation.
Develop and maintain successful working relationships with senior management team of AbacusNext, including in other offices.
Maintain industry contacts to keep Marketing/Sales/Development/Executive Management informed on leading industry trends, while monitoring the overall landscape for reputational risk for the company and our clients.
Become a trusted advisor to C-Suite executives seeking sound communications counsel on managing market positioning, reputational, brand and/or business impact.
Manage internal and external resources (contractors and agencies), plan, and budget accordingly.
Develop, cultivate, and extend media relations and drive a global earned, owned, paid, and social media campaign that reinforce AbacusNext narrative, value proposition, and product.
Monitor, track and report on plans and program effectiveness
8+ years of experience in Business Marketing
Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field is preferred
Demonstrated business development process
Ability to think creatively and strategically with a global perspective
Strong interpersonal and relationship-building skills that enable collaboration and team building
Exceptional presentation and writing skills
Ability to develop and track budgets
Seasoned knowledge and comfort in the Digital space
Able to gain credibility in the organization and the external market
Ability to effectively lead complex initiatives that require collaboration across lines
Ability to make sound decisions and drive forward in uncertain/ambiguous situations
Ability to set and achieve aggressive goals while knowing when to engage key stakeholders
Sound judgment and the capacity to accurately assess complicated situations
Drive fueled by the success of others and the team effort versus personal ego Integrate and assist with other marketing capabilities like advertising, online media, customer engagement etc.
Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
Professional and financial growth
Great diverse and inclusive culture
Virtual social, health, and wellness events
Birthday time off
Employee discount program through TicketsAtWork
15% Off Gunnar Optik Eyeware
Employee discount to 24 Hour Fitness
Brand new full Onsite Gym (San Diego)
Weekly onsite masseuse and chiropractor (San Diego)
Ocean Views, Game Room, Volleyball Court, Outdoor Zen Relaxation Area, BBQ & Patio Area, Cafeteria (San Diego)
AbacusNext is a smoke free workplace (San Diego)
Equal Employment Opportunity: AbacusNext is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.
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