Full-Time

Svp – Issues and Crisis

Posted on 11/30/2023

IPG DXTRA

IPG DXTRA

51-200 employees

Diverse communications network solutions provider

Consulting

Senior

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • 12+ years’ experience in an agency or in-house communications position
  • Command of best-in-class Issues and Crisis and Risk Mitigation practices from across multiple verticals
  • Successful experience leading and managing teams through high-profile issues and crises
  • Leadership experience as a people manager and advocate
  • Proven experience growing an Issues and Crisis team/practice
  • Expertise in training C-suite clients on Issues and Crisis work
  • Expertise in developing crisis management tools
  • Analytical mindset and solutions-oriented approach
  • Familiarity with social media platforms
  • Knowledge of data and analytics capabilities
  • Experience in highly regulated industries or with activist groups
Responsibilities
  • Lead the Issues & Crisis practice at the agency
  • Establish 'ways of working' with the Issues & Crisis practice and other teams
  • Participate in new business pitches and sell Issues & Crisis services
  • Lead communications strategy and content during crises
  • Serve as a trusted partner and senior counsel to executives
  • Evaluate and drive improvements in team's products and services
  • Establish innovations and remain on the forefront of the industry
  • Manage budgets and staffing plans
  • Spot trends and predict emerging issues
  • Contribute to agency-wide POVs about emerging issues

IPG DXTRA is renowned for providing creative and meaningful communications solutions that address complex challenges across various sectors. This focus on dynamic and adaptive strategies makes it an ideal environment for professionals who thrive in innovative and thoughtful workspaces. The company's commitment to a diverse communications network not only ensures a broad and inclusive workplace culture, but also positions it as a leader in effectively handling multi-faceted communication needs.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-6%

1 year growth

-11%

2 year growth

-33%
INACTIVE