Executive Communications Director

Marketing Full-Time Berwyn, Pennsylvania ReqID:4768


Description

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.

 

Overview

 

The Envestnet Communications Team creates and implements the most effective communication strategies and tactics that drive Envestnet’s strategy and align its vision and purpose. We create high quality and high impact communications that engage our clients and various constituents and enhance Envestnet’s culture and brand.

 

As the Executive Communications Director, you will be a creative storyteller and results-driven communicator. You will help architect our external and internal content strategy for executive leadership. You’ll be at the forefront of shaping, recommending, designing, and implementing communications on behalf of the Chief Executive Officer of Envestnet, as well as other C-Suite individuals and Envestnet spokespeople, to articulate Envestnet’s financial wellness vision both internally and externally. This is a position that requires an eagle eye for proofreading, an executive presence and, sometimes, a rapid turnaround.

You are a team player with a solution-oriented mindset who wants to work at an innovative, vision-forward company. You like to work collaboratively and know how to have fun. You will report to the Head of Corporate Communications and will work closely with the entire marketing team.

Responsibilities

 

  • Develop communications material such as, event briefings, remarks, talking points, backgrounders, blogs, video scripts, and media prep to support the Chief Executive Officer. This also includes researching and sourcing material for the aforementioned deliverables.
  • Develop programs and campaigns to amplify the CEO’s voice to internal audiences.
  • Partner with marketing leadership team on proactive strategies to bolster public profile and visibility of CEO and other C-Suite individuals.
  • Actively partner with Public Relations and Investor Relations teams to ensure external messaging is aligned with Envestnet’s strategy, vision and purpose.
  • In partnership with the Internal Communications team, plan and produce content for internal Quarterly All Hands meetings. This involves setting the agenda, writing, editing, hiring freelancers as needed, proofreading, and working cross-functionally with relevant internal company stakeholders on content development.
  • Curate and monitor the CEO’s social media presence, including LinkedIn account, Twitter handle, company blog, and other social profiles. Extend to other C-Suite individuals and spokespeople.
  • Edit and improve upon work produced by other employees while ensuring it aligns with the organization’s strategic communication goals and maintains the CEO’s natural voice.
  • Work cross-functionally with sales and marketing teams to ensure go-to-market content and campaign messaging is aligned with Envestnet’s strategy, vision, and purpose.
  • Anticipate reputational risk issues and develop and implement appropriate communication actions.

Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's Degree in English, journalism or communications.
  • A minimum of seven (10) years professional writing and editing experience with clips demonstrating versatility.
  • Must have experience working in a professional editorial environment or a demonstrated record of producing high-quality editorial content.
  • Must have excellent writing and editing skills and an understanding of journalistic reporting standards, including Associated Press style.
  • Ability to turn around copy quickly, revise, and vet with key partners.
  • Comfortable operating in a dynamic, fast-paced, and demanding working environment.
  • Excellent project management skills, with the ability to lead and manage multiple time-sensitive projects under tight deadlines.
  • Able to perform at a high level, even when faced with unexpected change; creative problem solver in dealing with ambiguity or difficult challenges.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both written and verbal.
  • Results oriented: demonstrating intellect and a strong work ethic.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and organizational abilities.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to stay self-motivated and accountable to deadlines, prioritizing projects as needed.
  • Ability to work independently and demonstrate sound judgment.
  • “Can do” attitude and “get it done” mentality.
  • Location: position is based in Berwyn, Pennsylvania.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Candidates with experience producing internal communications for an organization are preferred.
  • Experience producing material for both print and online publications, as well as video and podcast formats, is preferred.

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.

Envestnet is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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