Bank of the West Senior Manager, Executive Communications for CEO in San Francisco, California
Senior Manager, Executive Communications for CEO
What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic spirit of the West. There is a spirit here that drives us to do more. Our team of more than 10,000 employees is vital to the success of our Bank. They reflect our modern western values—straightforward, entrepreneurial and optimistic. We seek to create a corporate culture that fosters and rewards excellence, encourages creative thinking and respects diversity – an environment where team members are engaged, supportive of one another and enthusiastic about serving our customers. Bank of the West offers the stability of a company that has a 135 year history and is part of BNP Paribas, a European leader in global banking and financial services and one of the 6 strongest banks in the world.
This role will support all internal and external communications
for Bank of the West’s chief executive officer (CEO).
Reporting to the Head of Corporate Communications, this role
will create a strategically aligned full-year program plan of all
internal/external events and speaking commitments as well as working in
partnership with our content strategist to help develop thought leadership
content to promote the CEO’s point of view. The role will support planning,
in-depth messaging, comprehensive briefing packages, support speeches and
written content for the CEO, as well as developing a voice within the context
of the banks overall brand, mission, values and strategic priorities.
This role will be highly visible and the ideal candidate will be
comfortable in a high-performing, fast-paced, confidential, high-pressure
environment and will have integrity and a commitment to quality along with
superb written and editorial skills.
Manage high-profile executive and critical communications andmaterials including: announcements, video scripts, speeches, talking points,and thought leadership.
Create full briefing materials for communications-focused tripsand events
Innovate and collaborate with groups in Marketing &Communications including events, social media/PR, sponsorships,brand/advertising, and content strategy on strategic and creative projects
Work in partnership with the CEO’s chief of staff, contentstrategist, and executive assistant to manage the CEO’s calendar related tointernal/external speaking opportunities
Work with other members of the Executive Management Committeeand staff when appropriate
Minimum 10 years of experience in communications with a significantportion dedicated to executive counsel, speech writing, public relations, andsupport.
Experience within Financial Services preferred.
Strong written communication skills and ability to distill andconvey information in a compelling manner; ability to adopt leader voice.
Experience working with C-level executives and across a matrixedorganization.
Flexibility to manage long-range plans and rapid turnaroundrequests, as well as strategic work to detailed logistics
Detail-oriented organizational and process management skills tomanage a wide range of incoming requests and responsibilities.
Emotional intelligence and ability to establish strong andtrusting relationships.
Strong business acumen; including experience in financialservices.
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.
Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.
Job: Communications / Marketing
Location: United States-California-San Francisco
Requisition ID: 038992