Senior Director Marketing Communications
Posted on 2/7/2024
INACTIVE
Contentful

501-1,000 employees

AI-powered platform for managing and delivering digital content.
Company Overview
Contentful stands out as a leading content platform, leveraging AI to unlock an organization's digital content and transform it into a strategic business asset. With a focus on collaboration, speed, and scale, it empowers digital teams to drive business momentum, serving nearly 30% of Fortune 500 companies. The company's distributed team fosters a culture of technical innovation and industry leadership, making it an ideal workplace for those seeking to shape the future of digital content experiences.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
B2B

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$349.6M

Founded

2013

Headquarters

Berlin, Germany

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

-1%

2 year growth

7%
Locations
Charlotte, NC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Journalism
Marketing
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Growth & Marketing
Social Media
Requirements
  • BA in Communications, Business Administration, Journalism, or related area
  • 15+ years of communications experience, including technology and issues management
  • Experience in crisis communication on a global scale
  • Strong critical thinking and writing skills
  • Ability to work effectively with C-Suite executives
  • Experience in corporate communications disciplines, including B2B communications, media relations, and executive communications
  • Strong people management and leadership experience
  • Empathy, emotional intelligence, and cultural sensitivity
Responsibilities
  • Set high-level communications strategies for external and internal communication plans
  • Identify and develop all communications materials required for strategy execution
  • Create compelling external communications content, including press releases, newsroom articles, and joint partner communications
  • Develop and drive a breakthrough thought leadership strategy
  • Ensure all communication materials reflect the company's brand and messaging guidelines
  • Lead and inspire a diverse team of communication and marketing professionals
  • Develop and execute media relations programs
  • Lead the content strategy for employee forums and presentations
  • Develop and implement crisis communication plans
  • Provide media training for executives
Desired Qualifications
  • Mix of agency and in-house experience
  • Global media relationships including a broad range of media outlets
  • Experience in product marketing, demand generation, and field marketing
  • Experience in using metrics and analytics to measure success
  • Experience in developing and managing a Contentful Speakers Bureau
  • Experience in aligning communications across paid, earned, and owned channels
  • Experience in developing and implementing crisis communication plans
  • Experience in setting high-level communications strategies for external and internal communication plans