Communications Director Job Description

The communications director is the person in charge of a company’s internal and external communications and is responsible for developing and implementing the messaging strategy.

This person coordinates media relations, brand management, and public relations, as well as company external communications across all channels.

The communications director ensures all communication is effectively delivered and that key messages are consistent across all platforms.

This person often reports directly to the CEO or chairwoman and works closely with the marketing team to ensure the right message is delivered to internal and external audiences.

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for an experienced Communications Director to lead our team and develop our communications strategy. You will be responsible for creating and executing campaigns that raise awareness of our brand and drive engagement with our customers. If you have a passion for communications and a track record of success, we want to hear from you.

Communications Director Duties:

  • Develop and manage the company’s communications strategy, including the development of marketing materials
  • Work with marketing, sales, and customer service departments to identify target audiences, requirements, and content details
  • Ensure that clients receive the highest quality customer service
  • Establish and maintain company branding
  • Manage the company’s marketing and advertising budgets
  • Develop and maintain internal and client-facing communications guidelines

Communications Director Responsibilities:

  • Play a lead role in the development of campaigns, media relations, and advertising
  • Acquire and maintain relationships with major publications, media outlets, and bloggers
  • Zonalize sectors and target audiences
  • Communicate through all media channels and formats; oversee production of all digital content
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key customers
  • Write press releases and feature articles
  • Develop and manage all social media communication
  • Prepare budget estimates and monthly reports

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, marketing or public relations
  • 5+ years of experience in communications and/or marketing including marketing, advertising, public relations, media production or other related disciplines
  • Expert skills in strategic planning, messaging, content development, graphic design, video, photography, social media

Company Name is an employer that is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. We strongly believe that having a team that is representative of different races, religions, nationalities, genders, , , and ages creates a better work environment for all. We encourage everyone to apply.

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