Iron Mountain Senior Manager, Public Relations in United States
At Iron Mountain we protect what our customers value most, from the everyday to the extraordinary, while helping them bridge the physical and digital world. Our people have the opportunity to bring their creativity to a workplace that thrives on change. Here, you will be part of a team that doesn’t just embrace what’s exceptional. It creates exceptional.
Sr. Manager Public Relations – Boston, MA
The Public Relations Manager has responsibility for managing Iron Mountain’s public relations efforts, . This person will develop and execute an integrated public relations plan based on our marketing strategy and business objectives. The role requires careful cross company collaboration and will necessitate both strategic leadership and practical execution. The Public Relations manager has responsibility for managing both corporate and product PR programs, accountable for North American activities, but also responsible for collaborating with and advising international PR teams/agencies. Close collaboration will be required with Corporate Communication team members.
Successfully drive and execute public relations programs aimed at increasing awareness and preference for the Iron Mountain brand and its products and services
Assist in the development and execution of long and short-term PR plans
Set measurable program goals; analyze and report on progress
Develop and refine media/analyst-oriented messaging for Iron Mountain and products and services
Develop press opportunities for spokespeople to engage directly with the media including: interviews, press tours, speaking engagements, etc
Develop and maintain corporate-related media assets (i.e. backgrounders, executive bios, Q&As, talking points, press kits, etc.)
Write press releases, bylined articles, case studies, white papers and other communications as necessary
Support customer reference opportunities and programs
Serve as a key communications advisor to senior management, marketing leadership, product managers, investor relations and field management
Ensure Company spokespersons are media-ready with respect to messaging and interviewing techniques
Coordinate with our investor relations group to balance the customer and investor interests
Consult with marketing leaders and product management on PR programs to support their business objectives
Support Crisis Communications activities
Assist in the development of specific scenario-based crisis response plans
Support senior communication team members during crises by monitoring and measuring coverage and message-pull through, logging media inquiries, etc
This position requires a deep understanding of PR fundamentals, with the ability to advise management with confidence and successfully manage an external agency
Excellent analytical, communication, interpersonal skills
Strong planning, management and organizational skills
Must be a self-starter, able to work autonomously with minimal guidance; and the flexibility to support a wide variety of internal clients.
Must have working knowledge of personal computing, using Microsoft OS, including Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook
Experience with common PR and research tools such as Cision and LexisNexis a plus
Experience with Web 2.0 communication vehicles also a plus
To advise others in media relations
Requires the ability to listen and understand business objectives, in order to prescribe appropriate media relations strategies; may require strong selling skills
Need to manage internal client expectations
Demonstrate solid judgment
Ability to communicate candidly and provide constructive criticism tactfully
Ability to build strong relationships internally, externally
Strong team player
Total travel: 10-15%, Overnight travel: 10-15%
Education / Experience: 4-year College Degree / 4 – 10 years
Category: Marketing Group
Iron Mountain Incorporated, founded in 1951, is the global leader for storage and information management services. Trusted by more than 225,000 organizations around the world in approximately 50 countries, Iron Mountain stores and protects billions of valued assets, including critical business information, highly sensitive data, and cultural and historical artifacts.
Providing solutions that include information management, digital transformation, secure storage, secure destruction, as well as data centers, cloud services, and art storage and logistics, Iron Mountain helps customers lower cost and risk, comply with regulations, recover from disaster, and enable a digital way of working.
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