Global Head of External Communications

13 Mar, 2021


Global Head of External Communications

Mondelez International
Chicago, IL

Job Description

Are You Ready to Make It Happen at Mondelēz International?

Join our Mission to Lead the Future of Snacking. Make It Matter.

As an enterprise leader, you will direct a global internal or external communications team and shape our global service delivery model. You will partner with senior business leaders and internal and external stakeholders to shape strategic communications and business direction. You will integrate issues and opportunities to drive our reputation and engagement. In addition, you bring your knowledge as a thought leader in your discipline from the outside into the company to drive business results.

How you will contribute

You will bring an open, pro-active, storytelling approach to communications that brings our purpose, mission and long-term strategy to life at a global and local level. To ensure we receive effective and impactful media coverage and employee engagement, you will actively develop strong relationships with key internal and external stakeholders. You will evaluate and a create an annual engagement strategy for business leaders that is aligned with strategic priorities. In addition, you will coach leaders and line managers on effective communications, including written and in-person communications, develop innovative internal or external digital channels and social media that includes tools, templates, guidance and best practices for effective and consistent communications, create an agile global communications network to support our growth story, and oversee budget planning and execution.

What you will bring

A desire to drive your future and accelerate your career with significant experience and knowledge in:

  • communications, government affairs and issues management
  • Experience in a public relations or public affairs agency and/or a large global corporation
  • Demonstrating a results oriented, hands-on mentality and attention to detail
  • Working under pressure with a sense of diplomacy
  • Strategic orientation with a strong analytical and conceptual thinking skills and the ability to share a vision and company direction
  • Change agility and dealing with ambiguity

Country to country Relocation support available through our Global Mobility Policies

Business Unit Summary

The United States is the largest market in the Mondelēz International family with a significant employee and manufacturing footprint. Here, we produce our well-loved household favorites to provide our consumers with the right snack, at the right moment, made the right way. We have corporate offices, sales, manufacturing and distribution locations throughout the U.S. to ensure our iconic brands—including Oreo and  Chips Ahoy! cookies, Ritz, Wheat Thins and Triscuit crackers, and Swedish Fish and Sour Patch Kids confectionery products —are close at hand for our consumers across the country.  

Mondelēz Global LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact 847-943-5460 for assistance.

At Mondelēz International, our purpose is to empower people to snack right through offering the right snack, for the right moment, made the right way. That means delivering a broader range of delicious, high-quality snacks that nourish life’s moments, made with sustainable ingredients and packaging that consumers can feel good about.

We have a rich portfolio of strong brands – both global and local. Including many household names such as Oreo, belVita and LU biscuits; Cadbury Dairy Milk, Milka and Toblerone chocolate; Sour Patch Kids candy and Trident gum. We are proud to hold the number 1 position globally in biscuits, chocolate and candy as well as the No. 2 position in gum

Our 80,000 Makers and Bakers are located in our operations in more than 80 countries and are working to sell our products in over 150 countries around the world. They are energized for growth and critical to us living our purpose and values. We are a diverse community that can make things happen, and happen fast.

Join us and Make It An Opportunity!

Learn more here

Job posted: 2021-03-13