Manager Executive Communications – Fresh Meats
We built our name on providing generations of families with wholesome, great-tasting chicken. But today's Tyson Foods is so much more. As values and behaviors around food have changed, so have we. Today, we're innovators uniquely positioned to reshape what it means to feed our world. We boast the fastest growing protein brands, and what's more – we're providing greater transparency into everything we do. To help us achieve our broader business objectives and to elevate and protect the Tyson Foods brand, we are seeking candidates to help to build a world-class Communications and Brand function. This communications manager will have a dual role as the public relations partner for our Fresh Meats business unit and the strategic communications advisor for the Executive Leadership Team (ELT) member who leads the business unit, focusing on thought leadership platforms, external speaking engagements and internal strategic and change management communications.Responsibilities: Develop proactive PR campaigns aligned to business and marketing priorities and product launches. Provide regular communications counsel to senior leadership. Develop the holistic communications strategy and plan for communicating business priorities, strategy and initiatives to team members in the Fresh Meats business unit. Implement internal communications plans, translating business strategy, initiatives and progress into clear messages for functional team members; developing communication materials, including talking points, presentations, written strategy updates, change management materials and select Intranet content; and producing internal events and forums, such as quarterly town hall meetings and team member round tables. Evaluate and execute external communication activities for the leader of Fresh Meats in partnership with colleagues in Public Relations. For approximately 2-4 external speaking engagements per year per executive, responsibilities include producing fresh, innovative content for influencer-facing presentations, as well as developing blog and social content. Measure the success and effectiveness of communications programs and provide regular updates to leadership. Maintain stakeholder relationships to identify communications needs and opportunities. Assist issues management team in related matters. Participate in developing and evolving the broader story of Tyson Foods, reflecting proof points from the Fresh Meats business unit and its leader's points of view.REQUIREMENTS:Bachelor's Degree in Communications or a related field.8+ years' experience in Marketing / Communications; change management communication experience a plus.Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.Experience developing compelling presentation materials, including proficiency in PowerPoint.Proven strategic communications counselor.Project and program management skills. Problem-solving skills.Experience working with senior leaders.Desire to collaborate as part of a large, matrixed organization.Location: Based in Tyson Foods' Fresh Meats HQ in Dakota Dunes, SD.#LI-PA1To view a full job description and submit your resume for consideration, click APPLY TO THIS POSITION below and follow the prompts.Apply for this job.