Saturday , February 4 2023

Target Job Openings – Communications Lead

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Job Description:

A role with Target Communications means a chance to continuously improve the quality, relevance, creativity and authenticity of both internal and external storytelling. Bring your skills as a bold and forward-thinking professional communicator who thrives on building confidence, driving brand love and creating value. Here, you will shine as a relationship-focused pro who is strategically minded, an expert executor and an articulate brand ambassador. Rise to the challenge of driving results with smart risk-taking, constant innovation and perpetual teaching and learning. Comprised of Public Relations, Public Affairs, Crisis Management and Internal Enterprise Communications, this team strengthens and protects Target’s reputation and helps drive traffic, sales and guest loyalty

Job Responsibilities:

  • Engaging external stakeholders (including relevant forums, events, and organizations) to evaluate and create opportunities to convey Target’s technology story.
  • Develop and lead executive positioning for Target’s CIO and CISO (Chief Information Security Officer).
  • Help to bring the role of technology and its team members into focus for enterprise communications to underscore their role in driving
  • Target’s success.
  • Collaborating with Target’s overall communications team and internal partners to communicate in holistic way across all channels.
  • Working closely with technology leadership and internal partners across the company to optimize technology communications to internal and external audiences that reflect progress against our corporate strategy and embody Target’s purpose.
  • Serve as a communications advisor to Target technology leaders, and manage participation in key events or speaking opportunities, media interviews, speechwriting and related communications activities.
  • Developing and engaging with relevant media about Target’s technology.
  • Developing annual strategic plans to support Target’s technology team to internal and external stakeholders that drives corporate and employment brand.

Job Requirements:

  • Strategic (and able to translate strategy into action and measurable results)
  • Strong writer for various forms (i.e., email, speeches, media talking points)
  • Strong media relations skills
  • Team player and effective at collaborating with multiple internal stakeholders to drive results
  • Requires ability to collaborate with peers and influence without authority
  • Organized and able to balance multiple competing priorities on a daily basis

Qualification & Experience:

  • Minimum of 8 years of professional experience, preferably including experience working at an agency and in a corporate environment
  • A storytelling mindset with business acumen
  • Executive presence and the ability to coach/counsel senior leaders

Job Details:

Company: Target

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Functions: Consulting

Job Location: El Dorado, AR, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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