Anthem Corporate Communications Director (Brand Public Relations) - US - 132433 in Norwalk, California

/Your Talent. Our Vision./At Anthem, Inc. , it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

TheCorporate Communications Director(Brand Public Relations) position will be responsible for the day-to-day management of Brand PR activities across various business units. The role will be an integral part of the Brand PR team, which is aligned with the company’s strategic pillar of becoming more consumer centric.

T his position will assist the Staff Vice President with introducing the function as a valuable PR asset to the company and will work to identify various businesses/brands that would benefit from strategic, proactive brand PR support.

The responsibilities will include the development of brand PR plans, managing external agency (s), development of PR campaign and media materials, crisis communications and management of program metrics. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Anticipates, prepares for and manages key communications issues with significant enterprise impact.

  • Partners with SBU/CEE leadership team to develop, implement, and monitor strategic brand public relations programs.

  • Requires a BA/BS in communications, journalism or public relations; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Must have strong media relations skills.

  • At least 8 - 10 years of experience in a large organization or agency setting leading strategic and integrated consumer brand public relations programs.

  • Location: Any US location, east coast preferred. Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2016 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran.

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Title: Corporate Communications Director (Brand Public Relations) - US - 132433

Location: california-Norwalk

Requisition ID: 132433