Chief of Staff, Public Affairs

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • S&P Global
  • 16 Feb 19

Chief of Staff, Public Affairs

JobDescription :
The Role: Chief of Staff, Public Affairs

The Location: Washington, DC or New York, NY

The Impact: As a truly global company with a dynamic story to tell that impacts economies and markets, S&P Global leans on a worldwide network of communicators to bring our narrative to the public, prospects, clients and colleagues. We are looking for an experienced Chief of Staff to join Public Affairs department, team dedicated to raising the profile and maintaining the reputation of S&P Global worldwide.


  • Keeps project calendars and holds team accountable for deadlines
  • Plan and manage Leadership and management team meetings, workshops, and offsites
  • Prepare EVP on weekly basis for all meetings working with EA- direct EA on materials needed
  • Direct other staff as relates to EVPs communications, travel plans, social media strategy, third party strategy
  • Support EA to define & set opportunities needs around travel, speaking roles, agenda during travel
  • Partner with political team to determine political and outreach strategy
  • Meeting preparation and follow up
  • Review and edit internal and external communications, social media posts, speeches working with communications team
  • Develop town hall agendas
  • Create ad hoc presentations and speeches
  • Implement systems and processes to streamline operations
  • Partner with head of data and analytics/ operations to determine/gather and prepare metrics, reports and inputs for scorecards and adjust as circumstances warrant
  • Assist in managing People needs- drafting and posting JD's
  • Support in managing 3rd party groups and reporting on KPI's
  • Assist in managing outside vendor and consultant KPI's

  • At least 4+ years of project management experience and or Corporate Affairs experience
  • BA/BS in related field or equivalent experience
  • Strong experience of managing and executing Public Affairs for a global organization
  • Exceptional Organizational Skills/People Skills
  • Excellent writing and communications skills
  • Proactive, tactical and creative in crafting strategy
  • Minimum viable product of operational support
  • Committed to the EVP's needs and serves as the trusted thought partner and advisor to the EVP
  • Availability for some travel required with EVP
  • Knowledge of the financial markets and strong desire to keep learning

About Company:
At S&P Global, we don't give you intelligence-we give you essential intelligence. The essential intelligence you need to make decisions with conviction. We're the world's foremost provider of credit ratings, benchmarks and analytics in the global capital and commodity markets. Our divisions include S&P Global Ratings, S&P Global Market Intelligence, S&P Dow Jones Indices and S&P Global Platts. For more information, visit

To all recruitment agencies: S&P Global does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward such resumes to any S&P Global employee, office location or website. S&P Global will not be responsible for any fees related to such resumes.

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.
The EEO is the Law

Poster describes discrimination protections under federal law.