Communications Manager - Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Marketing and Communications
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

What You'll Do

You own the communications strategy and execution for Cisco’s Mergers and Acquisitions. Working closely with the business, marketing and communications teams, you create and deliver plans, messaging, and content to drive understanding, interest and excitement in Cisco’s M&A strategy. Your specific responsibilities include:

  • Engage communications and business leaders across multiple disciplines to create integrated communication strategies and plans for mergers and acquisitions.
  • Lead global, virtual teams of communications professionals to deliver aligned communications.
  • Create original and compelling content for internal and external stakeholders- ensuring alignment across audiences.
  • Develop and lead PR activities for Cisco Investments and the associated executives.  

Who You’ll Work With

The Communications Manager will be drawn to working with smart people on complex topics that are important to Cisco. The role requires a communications professional who shifts quickly between strategy and execution, and enjoys working across different communication functions, business groups, and geographies.

Who You Are

You have a quick understanding of technology and are able to convert that into simple, exciting stories that tie the technology to Cisco’s strategy. You have excellent communication skills with experience across multiple communication disciplines. You have experience working across business groups, functions and organization levels and you are able to inspire others, promote teamwork, and drive results.;

You have strong critical thinking skills, project management and influencing skills. You have the ability to connect the dots across issues and initiatives to deliver the right result for Cisco. Our minimum requirements for this position are:

  • You have 10+ years of experience communicating to internal and external audiences about technology
  • You are equally comfortable setting a strategy and managing the execution
  • You are an exceptional storyteller and writer

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers. We Are Cisco.

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