Vice President, Corporate Communications Vice President, Corporate Communications …

Options Clearing Corporation
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Options Clearing Corporation
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Vice President, Corporate Communications
Vice President, Corporate Communications Chicago - 125 S Franklin/en-US/careers/job/Chicago---125-S-Franklin/Vice-President--Corporate-Communications_REQ-1651/apply


Responsible for the development, execution and management of all internal communications strategies and implementation of day-to-day activities that drive greater colleague awareness and understanding of OCCs business strategy and related issues. Interact with senior leadership and business leaders to establish and execute strategic communications objectives designed to enhance internal communications and drive greater engagement across the company, utilizing organizational knowledge and communications best practices.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily.
Work with the Senior Vice President, Communications and the Vice President, Public Relations to develop, execute and manage proactive internal communications strategies
Responsible for gathering data, developing and executing plans, and measuring results for assigned projects that are part of an overall corporate internal communications strategy
Work with Office of the CEO and other executive leadership on strategy and content development for Officer and Director meetings, Town Halls and other company-wide internal meetings. Provide counsel, obtain approvals, set and meet timelines, and demonstrate sound judgment in all interactions
Act as project manager for company-wide communication projects. Identify resources needed, budget appropriately, work with internal clients and third-party vendors, and execute at a high professional level to drive results and achieve goals while also meeting stated deadlines
Write, edit and produce assorted printed and online material as required. Demonstrate a high level of writing and editing skills across traditional and digital communication platforms
Manage monthly Corporate Communications budget, including regular review of third-party expenses. Oversee third-party contracts as needed
Provide effective leadership and guidance for a team of mid-level and entry-level communications professionals. Manage all work delivered by the corporate communications team.
Supervise corporate communications projects tasked to third-party vendors
Drive certain corporate communication activities as assigned, such as writing employee newsletter, writing content for Compass, and staffing trade show events
Some travel may be required less than 10 percent
Perform other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Will supervise one to two team members

The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary functions. Excellent management, decision-making, and multi-tasking skills
Excellent management, decision-making, and multi-tasking skills
Excellent writing, editing and verbal communications skills
Strong experience influencing and working with senior management, and leading a team
Ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines
Basic desktop publishing and design skills
General understanding of print production, and ability to create online publications
Securities industry knowledge preferred

Technical Skills:

Proficient with Microsoft Office Products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).

Education and/or Experience:

Bachelors degree in Communications or English, OR in a related discipline OR an equivalent combination of education and private/public sector experience.
10-15 years experience in a communications or public relations role in the public or private sector, or with an agency.

Certificates or Licenses:

Not applicable

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OCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted 3 Days AgoFull timeREQ-1651

OCC is the world's largest equity derivatives clearing organization and the foundation for secure markets. Founded in 1973, OCC operates under the jurisdiction of both the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) as a Derivatives Clearing Organization. Named 2016 Clearinghouse of the Year - The Americas by FOW Magazine and 2016 Clearinghouse of the Year by Global Investor/ISF Magazine, OCC now provides central counterparty (CCP) clearing and settlement services to 20 exchanges and trading platforms for options, financial futures, security futures, and securities lending transactions. More information about OCC is available at