Director, Corporate Communications

at Texas Central (view profile)
Location Dallas
Date Posted May 13, 2019
Category Corporate Communications
Job Type Full-time

Description

The ROLE

The Director, Corporate Communications will be based in Dallas, report to the Managing Director of External Affairs, and will be responsible for the strategy and  day-to-day project management for a variety of company communication initiatives on both an organizational and tactical level. This includes both internal and external communications.

 

Key RESPONSIBILITIES

The incumbent will:

  • Create, communicate and maintain project plans including timelines, team meetings, project status updates, escalating internal issues and assisting in issue resolution.
  • Interact with key internal stakeholders to create strategies and tactics to keep staff and partners informed of company and project developments and organizational changes.
  • Lead development of communication strategies across the company and with partner organizations, seeing through the execution of plans.
  • Be able to operate in a start-up environment with flexibility and focus.
  • Support development and execution of the company’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives.
  • Proactively make recommendations to senior leadership in order to continually improve the communications process and increase employee engagement.

 

EXPERIENCE

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Undergraduate degree in communications, marketing, business or related.
  • 10+ years’ experience in corporate communications.
  • Extremely organized with a mind for process, a keen eye for detail and the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.
  • Excellent writer and editor able to create and edit content across a variety of channels.
  • Highly effective communicator, who is able to work on, and bring together multiple project teams and departments.
  • High-energy self-starter who is able to develop creative solutions that positively impact the business.
  • Experience in the transportation or infrastructure industry a big plus.
  • Knowledge of the Houston, North Texas and Brazos Valley communities a benefit.

Interested? Please send cover letter and resume to yallaboard@TexasCentral.com. Please include the Job Title in the subject of your email.

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