Responsible for developing and executing the global communication
strategy for enterprise
communications or a business unit of Bank of the West. Partners with senior leadership and
business partners to define communication objectives and leads efforts to ensure all communications are integrated and
aligned with the bank's broader communication
strategy and format. Tailors communications to diverse audiences, including all employees, managers and
or within lines of business. Coordinates with others to reach audiences
externally on social media and elsewhere.
This role is part of the Enterprise Communications team,
responsible for telling our compelling stories to 10,000 employees throughout
Bank of the West, as well as potential recruits. The team also works with
international divisions that are part of the BNP Paribas family.
As a Senior Lead Communications Consultant, you are a
seasoned professional who can provide wide-ranging, innovative strategies then
roll up your sleeves to get the job done with limited direction. You may be
assigned particular “beats” to manage, while looking for themes across business
lines, functions and initiatives. You will proactively find opportunities,
while also responding to requests from all levels of the organization with
confident and informed counsel.
- Develops communications and engagement strategies for
internal and external storytelling. Creates proposals, shares ideas and builds
consensus with teams across Marketing and Communications, including social
media, public relations, executive communications, brand, digital, channels and
- Develops communications strategies that include new
ideas, potential channels for distribution and visual storytelling such as infographics,
podcasts and videos. Work with others to ensure the final product meets the
- Provides communications counsel to senior executives,
subject matter experts and others across the company.
- Improves communications, and makes them happen.
- Identifies efficiencies to make improvements in
process, speed and effectiveness.
- Develops metrics to measure success and makes
adjustments for improvements.
- Manages high work load by prioritizing with a
bias toward large audiences and sensitive topics.
- Develops templates and provides quick counsel as
necessary to enable business partners with their own communications.
- Oversees stakeholder management and change management
- Supports and occasionally leads crisis and reputation
- Experience in executive, companywide and
crisis communications for internal and external audiences.
with social media and visual communications preferred.
of creating lively, engaging narratives.
Experience trying new ways of communicating and engaging.
skills as a strategic and thoughtful communications counselor.
- 10 years of experience in executive, companywide and crisis
communications for internal and external audiences
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
- Experience with social media and visual communications preferred
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.
Primary Location: United States-California-San FranciscoJob Type: Full-timeJob: Communications / Marketing