Global Communications Director

Pwc Arlington , VA 22201

Posted 5 days ago

A career in Firm Strategy and Communications, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to establish effective communication programmes that enhance PwC's vision, strategy, values, and purpose. You'll focus on designing communication initiatives that aid in implementing new policies and programmes and that will enhance the organisation's relations with the community, public, government, shareholders, and employees.Our Internal Communications team creates and implements the most effective communication strategies and tactics that drives PwC's strategy and aligns its vision and purpose. As part of the team, you'll create high quality and high impact communications that engage our partners and people and enhance the PwC's culture and brand.


As a Director, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Proactively lead the practise by setting strategy, drive the development of new business in the market, and provide technical advice across disciplines

  • Building strong networks within the firm to spot and capitalise on opportunities to get involved in projects that others are leading across a number of different business units and sectors

  • Identifying and discussing key issues with our clients to identify potential opportunities

  • Responsibility for a majority of day to day client communications

  • Responsibility to shape and deliver various projects that exceed the expectations of our clients and our own assignment quality criteria

  • Manage and deliver large projects by developing the project team, assessing engagement risks throughout, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team

  • Responsibility for management of engagement financials

  • Helping to grow and develop our team through hands on training and coaching

The Global Marketing Organization brings together all aspects of brand, digital, communications, thought leadership, marketing and business development into one place, on a one firm basis. It maximizes the connectivity across these competencies to strengthen our impact, with a focus on clients and our external marketplace. The PwC Global Communications Team develops and implements effective strategies to enable the overall PwC Network's vision, strategy, values and purpose.

Job Requirements and Preferences:

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum Degree Required:

High School Diploma

Minimum Years of Experience:
8 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications:

Degree Preferred:

Bachelor Degree

Preferred Fields of Study:

Graphic Design

Preferred Knowledge/Skills:

Demonstrates thought leader-level abilities with, and/or a proven record of success directing efforts in a global network of professional services firm's initiatives and activities to support its strategy and business objectives, emphasizing the following areas:

  • Develop and roll out an impactful internal and external communications programs;

  • Advise and support communications team as needed on PwC global and industry leaders communications;

  • Assist Global Communications Leader in developing and continuously evaluating an effective, integrated communications strategy;

  • Refine and execute our thought leadership and corporate story communications and work on special change communications projects as needed;

  • Support the network's communications industry leading practices and programs;

  • Assist in operational imperatives including project resourcing, metrics and reporting, performance standards, process improvement and optimization;

  • Responsible to identify and advise team on emerging creative communications concepts, tools and industry leading practices to execute across a variety of channels;

  • Lead and direct internal and external communications as well as social media across an assigned portfolio of stakeholders;

  • Work collaboratively with the team to provide strategic counsel, support and execution of Communications strategies for Global Leadership Team and other key business leaders;

  • Advise on emerging creative concepts, tools and industry leading practices to execute across a variety of channels;

  • Partner with Communications Team to implement strategic campaigns in support of corporate objectives and special projects;

  • Advise on communications industry leading practices and programs, establishes integration of these with the global member firms;

  • Support the communications strategy and development of global brand defining events, such as WEF and Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC); and,

  • Influence senior level leaders/partners and staff across the Network on global messaging and positioning including the Global Chairman's key themes and PwC's corporate purpose.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

For positions based in San Francisco, consideration of qualified candidates with arrest and conviction records will be in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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