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Corporate Communications Manager – Intellectual Ventures – Bellevue, WA

Company: Intellectual Ventures

Address: Bellevue, WA

  • Full Time

Intellectual Ventures

Job Description

Intellectual Ventures (IV) is looking for a Corporate Communications Manager with proven strategic and deep tactical expertise. This person is a creative and practical, natural storyteller with a demeanor that is equal parts persistence and patience, and an appetite for all traditional aspects of a Corporate Communications role. Partnering with the VP of corporate communications, the manager will oversee media relations and act as the primary communications partner for IV’s funds. Flexible and collaborative by nature, the ideal candidate will bring with them an understanding of social media, media relations, content strategy and corporate reputation. This is a hands-on position for a someone who wants to both develop strategy and execute on deliverables.

IV is a privately held invention investment company based in Bellevue, Washington. At IV we believe ideas are valuable, and so are the people who generate them. Our people impact invention through pioneering research and partnerships, from giving entrepreneurs the tools to accelerate innovation, to spinning out new companies that create transformative technologies. That’s the essence of Impact Invention—our belief that we can change the world through the power of invention—and we’re looking for people who share our passion for world-changing ideas.

Role responsibilities include:

  • Partner with communications team and business leaders to develop content and campaign strategies tailored to reach all of IV’s stakeholders including investors, current and potential customers, as well as the general public
  • Proactive story development and execution, developing strategies and plans for print, broadcast and digital storytelling
  • Manage development of owned content (e.g. blogs, video pieces) and earned media opportunities
  • Manage company social media properties including creating and administering content on all social platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) and monitoring site metrics and activity
  • Serve as primary partner, providing public and media relations counsel, for business leads in invention, start-up and licensing
  • Identify emerging news trends which may impact IV and drive communications planning and response
  • Inform and sync with internal communications efforts
  • Manage message development and work with the communications team to ensure all internal and external stories, social and digital properties reflect the most current key messaging
  • Manage and oversee professional development of junior staff to ensure team is operating efficiently and effectively

Key Qualifications:

  • BA required, Master’s degree preferred
  • 10+ years of public relations experience
  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrated ability to keep pace and thrive in a rapidly changing environment
  • Experience supporting senior-level executives, preferably in high technology or science-based industries
  • Experience developing and executing integrated corporate communications plans including news announcements, product announcements, and crisis response planning
  • Experience creating and implementing campaigns with social media strategies and tactics for reaching target audiences
  • Experience with wide ranging media: digital, print, TV, radio, technology and scientific trade press and journals
  • Existing relationships with top-tier business and trade press including major business dailies, national and international business magazines, television and news outlets preferred
  • Must have experience in technology related communications with the demonstrated ability to understand and articulate technology-driven solutions
  • Outstanding writing and editing skills; writing samples will be requested. Other portfolio samples encouraged
  • Strong project management skills and appetite for working on multiple projects for different clients at the same time
We are an equal opportunity employer

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