Senior Communications Specialist, Corporate Messaging

24 Jul, 2021

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Senior Communications Specialist, Corporate Messaging

Salesforce
Remote (CA)

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Job Category

Public Relations

Job Details

We are looking for a true all-star with a passion for storytelling to join our best-in-class Corporate Messaging team.

Our Corporate Messaging team works with top executives to craft and deliver market-moving keynote presentations. We work with marketing, PR, product, and customer teams to share new technologies and customer success stories with a global audience.

The ideal candidate will thrive in a culture of ownership, delivery and innovation. You are a great communicator with prior experience in marketing, communications, public relations or another similar role. You are a team player and a self starter with a can-do attitude. You have a strong attention to detail and process. You are persuasive yet empathetic, collaborative solution-oriented, and enjoy building relationships that drive a successful presentation.

About you:

  • Communications superstar with top-notch executive presence
  • Able to quickly assess the lay of the land and ask good questions
  • Adaptable and highly functional in a dynamic, changing environment
  • Versatile with ability to shift between tactical and strategic thinking
  • Passionate about marketing and technology

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the industry’s most innovative marketers to craft and evangelize our corporate positioning and message
  • Interact with senior executives to create and develop innovative and impactful keynote presentations
  • Manage keynote speaker preparation, recruit Salesforce and customer speakers, and ensure keynote execution
  • Partner with designers to build and continuously up-level content, such as keynotes delivered at Dreamforce
  • Partner with Salesforce customers and partners to craft stories that showcase their innovative use of technologies
  • Partner with PR to develop integrated product launches and announcements
  • Pitch ideas to further Salesforce’s position as an innovator and leader in the cloud application and platform market
  • Raise, develop, and drive breakthrough ideas that showcase Salesforce’s products and core values at events

Experience/Skills Preferred:

  • 3+ of experience in product or corporate marketing, communications, public relations, or another related field
  • Proven record of strong writing abilities and crafting compelling positioning, messaging, and thought leadership content
  • Proven record of interacting with executives to develop executive-level presentations
  • Demonstrated experience crafting a customer/product story, or a corporate/product announcement
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and lead a project from idea to success with minimal guidance
  • Ability to work cross-functionally and cross-departmentally
  • Strong public speaking and storytelling skills
  • Passion for software-as-a-service, technology, and disruptive thinking
  • High energy, charismatic, innovative, and creative
  • Willing to travel within the United States and globally (up to 25% and COVID-dependent)
  • Advanced Apple Keynote and Google Slides skills a plus

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Job posted: 2021-07-24