Job description.

About the Job

MCG Talent are seeking a Corporate Communications Manager to join one of our clients to work on one of Saudi Arabia’s flagship development projects.
This position requires at least 5 years of relevant corporate communications experience.
About the Role
  • Develop and execute comprehensive communication strategies that align with the company's goals and objectives
  • Create and manage internal and external communication materials, including press releases, speeches, articles, presentations, and website content
  • Craft key messages and narratives that effectively communicate the company's vision, mission, and values to various stakeholders
  • Oversee and maintain the company's corporate identity, ensuring consistency in branding and messaging across all channels and materials
  • Build and nurture relationships with media outlets, journalists, industry influencers, and other external stakeholders to enhance the company's media presence
  • Proactively identify and pursue opportunities for positive media coverage and thought leadership initiatives
  • Serve as the company's spokesperson when required, handling media inquiries and interviews, and preparing executives for public appearances
  • Collaborate closely with internal teams, including marketing, HR, and executive leadership, to align messaging and ensure consistent communication across departments
  • Manage crisis communications by developing and implementing strategies to address potential issues and mitigate reputational risks
  • Monitor industry trends, competitor activities, and media coverage to identify opportunities and recommend appropriate communication strategies
  • Measure and analyze the effectiveness of communication initiatives, using relevant metrics to inform future strategies and optimize communication efforts
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging communication tools, technologies, and best practices, recommending innovative approaches to enhance communication effectiveness
About the Candidate
  • Bachelor's degree in communications, public relations, journalism, or a related field. A master's degree is a plus.
  • Proven experience working in corporate communications, public relations, or a similar role.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to craft clear, concise, and engaging messages for various audiences.
  • Strong storytelling and content development skills, with a keen eye for detail and accuracy.
  • Demonstrated expertise in developing and executing strategic communication plans.
  • Experience in media relations, including building relationships with journalists and successfully securing positive media coverage.
  • Ability to handle crisis situations and communicate effectively under pressure.
  • Familiarity with digital communication tools, social media platforms, and content management systems.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Highly organized, with the ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize tasks effectively.
  • Proactive mindset, with a demonstrated ability to think strategically and propose innovative communication approaches.
  • Experience in the corporate or professional services industry is preferred.
Please note that MCG Talent can only respond to those candidates that we feel meet the criteria laid out by our client.

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