Head of Corporate Communications

17 Dec, 2020


Head of Corporate Communications

Berwyn, PA

It’s fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they’re doing!

We’re committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

Job Description Summary:

Envestnet, Inc. (NYSE:ENV) is a leading independent provider of technology‐enabled investment and practice management solutions to financial advisors who are independent, as well as those who are associated with small or mid‐sized financial advisory firms and larger financial institutions. Envestnet’s technology is focused on addressing financial advisors’ front, middle, and back‐office needs. Envestnet is headquartered in Chicago.

Job Description:


  • The Head of Corporate Communications is responsible for the development, implementation and evolution of Envestnet’s strategic communications program.


  • Design and implement strategic communications initiatives that contemplate all audiences to increase the visibility and understanding of Envestnet’s strategy, vision and purpose.

  • Actively partner with PR and IR teams to ensure external messaging is aligned with Envestnet’s strategy, vision and purpose.

  • Actively partner with Sales and Marketing teams to ensure go-to-market content and messaging is aligned with Envestnet’s strategy, vision and purpose.

  • Lead government relations initiatives and government consultant relationships.

  • Support HR in developing internal communications programs and processes required to communicate organizational change and employee engagement initiatives.

  • Anticipate reputational risk issues and develop and implement appropriate communication actions.

  • Lead cross-functional crisis communication efforts.

  • Develop the governance process for the sign-off on all corporate communications to ensure that quality assurance is maintained, and brand guidelines are adhered to.

  • Maintain an inventory and calendar of strategic communication events.

Minimum Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in communications or other relevant subject.

  • Minimum of 5-7 years of communications experience supporting internal programs and communications.

  • Ability to create new communications from scratch bringing clarity, creativity and accuracy to the process.

  • Significant experience delivering a strategic communications program for a public company.

  • Demonstrated ability to develop a strategic communications program which effectively conveys strategy, vision and purpose to diverse audiences for a company with complex products in a dynamic industry.

  • Exceptional research, writing, editing, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to develop a government affairs and government relations program.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage reputational risk and crisis communications.

Compensation, Benefits & Perks

Envestnet offers the following exceptional benefits: competitive compensation, 401k, unlimited snacks, flexible hours/paid time off, and excellent health/dental/vision insurance. We treat our employees well and offer tremendous growth opportunities. Challenging work pushes our people to be creative in a casual environment that is caring, fun, and collaborative. We believe that when you have smart, happy people working together you can produce something special.

Envestnet is an equal opportunity employer.

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you’ll enjoy your career with us!

Learn more here

Job posted: 2020-12-17