Edelman is looking for a Senior Vice President, Public Affairs to be based in New York City. The Senior Vice President should be a seasoned leader with a strong communications/integrated marketing background in either/or political campaigns, New York City or State government, non-profit, education, foundation and/or communications agency with a proven track record of success. They must possess an entrepreneurial spirit and have the capability to manage multiple, simultaneous assignments, and the ability to manage internal and external (client) expectations.
The SVP must have a proven background in communications, with people management, business development and budget management. They must have a strong understanding of how to communicate with teams and work from both client and agency perspectives and have a track record of leading profitable programs that have advanced client business goals. The SVP must have experience successfully managing resources and budgets as well as helping win new business. They must be team focused, possess strong leadership qualities and be capable of effectively managing a team, including building the earned media skills of other members of the team. We’re looking for a driven professional, who can provide expert and creative client counsel, while inspiring and leading teams.
Edelman is a global communications firm that partners with businesses and organizations to evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Our 6,000 people in more than 60 offices deliver communications strategies that give our clients the confidence to lead, act with certainty and earn the lasting trust of their stakeholders. Learn more at: www.edelman.com.Apply now