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Director of Communications

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Institutional Venture Partners

New York City, NY
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As the Director of Communications, you will lead the team responsible for developing and activating the corporate narrative for Compass. You have built messaging architecture and have a keen understanding of what stories will resonate with reporters, and relationships with reporters from top business and tech publications. As a seasoned media pro, you know how to train executives to communicate a message and adeptly handle issues. As the leader of the PR team, you are a skilled people manager that hires, develops, and inspires top talent.

At Compass You Will:

Develop the message architecture and a calendar for sustained media outreach

Develop and manage Compass’ relationship with top reporters from business, tech, and trade press

Secure speaking opportunities for executives at key events

Pursue awards for the company and our executives

Handle issues and crisis communications

Respond to media inquiries and serve as an on-the-record Compass spokesperson

Ensure all executive spokespeople are aligned on the Compass narrative, media trained, and prepared with compelling, accurate messaging and data

Oversee a team that supports our agents with listings/real estate press for them and their sellers

Manage external vendors, including PR agencies

Maximize the value of every media opportunity by amplifying content across channels

What Were Looking For:

10 years of experience in PR and communications

Creative, high-energy optimist who sees opportunity in any challenge

Great media relationships that will be relevant for Compass

A low ego executive who is a fit for our collaborative culture

Track record of providing strategic counsel to C-level executives

Excellent business judgment in a fast-paced environment

International experience is a plus, not a requirement.

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