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Public Relations Director; Wells Fargo Asset Management (Communications Senior Manager) - Military veterans preferred

Wells Fargo - San Francisco, CA

Job Description This position reports to the head of Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM) communications and leads a team of 2 direct reports. He/she will focus on devising, executing and leading a media relations and public relations strategy to promote the asset management business and the executive management team to external audiences both within the United States and abroad. This leader is integral to advancing the transformation at Wells Fargo Asset Management that is already underway through the design and execution of a strategic communication plan that aims to capitalize on news cycles, trends and through the promotion of thought leadership. In addition, a key part of this leader\u2019s role is to connect external storytelling and messaging to the internal communications strategy. This position is located at 525 Market Street in San Francisco, CA. Specific responsibilities include: Create a master WFAM narrative that draws on the collective attributes of the business and promotes areas of strength and expertise in a creative way Develop and implement strategic communications plan for the promotion of the WFAM business to target media Promote the thought leadership produced by different areas of the business, such as papers and/or proprietary research Identify proactive external engagements to advance storytelling and best position executives and company Seek opportunities to connect the external story telling effort to internal channels thus ensuring that team members hear the same story that is told to media Serve as a trusted and strategic counselor on messaging, reputation and issues management, media relations, and crisis communications Track and measure results of plan to ensure that results are in line with intended outcomes and business objectives Develop and maintain solid working relationships with key national print and broadcast journalists Develop strategic responses to media inquiries and provide heads-up notifications to leaders as appropriate Partner with other Corporate Communications teams and across other business lines of Wells Fargo to ensure coordination, consistency, and efficiency of resources
The Wells Fargo Asset Management Communications team is part of the broader Wealth and Investment Management (WIM) communications team. Required Qualifications
10 years of communications experience in one or more of the following disciplines: public relations, media relations or corporate communications
4 years of management experience
Other Desired Qualifications Experience developing integrated communications strategies and plans that align with business objectives Experience prepping and counseling senior executives for high profile/high stakes media interviews Experience presenting information in a manner that persuades, educates, and enhances understanding at all levels Experience developing compelling content and leveraging multiple channels for creative storytelling Experience leading, high-performing geographically dispersed, cross-functional teams within a matrix organization Experience building strong relationships and collaborating across large organizations MBA or advanced degree in Communications
Street Address CA-SF-Financial District: 525 Market St - San Francisco, CA Disclaimer All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

9 days 21 hours ago

Wells Fargo


Public Relations Director; Wells Fargo Asset Management (Communications Senior Manager) - Military veterans preferred Wells Fargo - San Francisco, CA, United States


Location: San Francisco, CA

Company Profile:
Wells Fargo & Company provides retail, commercial, and corporate banking services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. The company’s Community Banking segment offers checking and market rate accounts, savings and time deposits, individual retirement accounts, and remittances; and lines of credit, auto floor plan lines, equity lines and loans, equipment and transportation loans, education and residential mortgage loans, and credit and debit cards. This segment also provides equipment leases, real estate and other commercial financing, small business administration financing, venture capital financing, cash management, payroll services, retirement plans, health savings accounts, and merchant payment processing and private label financing solutions, as well as purchases retail installment contracts. Its Wholesale Banking segment offers commercial loans and lines of credit, letters of credit, asset-based lending, equipment leasing, international trade facilities, trade financing, collection, foreign exchange, treasury management, investment management, institutional fixed-income sales, interest rate, commodity and equity risk management, insurance, corporate trust fiduciary and agency, and investment banking services, as well as online/electronic products. This segment also provides construction, and land acquisition and development loans; secured and unsecured lines of credit; interim financing arrangements; rehabilitation loans; affordable housing loans and letters of credit; loans for securitization; commercial real estate loan servicing; and real estate and mortgage brokerage services. The company’s Wealth, Brokerage, and Retirement segment offers financial advisory, wealth management, brokerage, retirement, trust, and reinsurance services. As of March 7, 2014, it operated through 9,000 locations and 12,000 ATMs, and offices in 36 countries, as well as through The Company was founded in 1852 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.