Oracle Oracle Product PR - Senior Manager, Security in Reading, Pennsylvania
Development of communication programs to promote Oracle's products & services.
Integrate advertising into the marketing campaigns, exercising judgment and business acumen in selecting methods and techniques for best practice / creative solution. As a recognized authority and leading contributor maintain regular interface between the division and Corporate. Plan and manage pan-geography corporate and local campaign media plans. Plan, manage and implement corporate and local campaign advertising creative. Manage tier 2 local advertising and arrange sign off with Corporate. Integrate all advertising across the communications mix. Maintain and communicate brand advertising guidelines. Oversee partner advertising. Develop and manage brand communications audit. Measure advertising effectiveness.
Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. 8 years relevant work experience. A proven track record in advertising across line-of-business and/or geography as an account manager, with experience of creative production and media buying.
This is a remote/office based position which may be performed anywhere in the United States except for within the state of Colorado.
Oracle is an Affirmative Action-Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Oracle is seeking a PR Director to help build awareness for Oracle’s portfolio of security products, as well as Oracle’s own internal security and privacy initiatives. The candidate must have solid experience running integrated security-focused PR programs – in-house or at an agency. This role is a key part of the technology product communications team, which provides PR support for our security, cloud infrastructure, autonomous database, developer and analytics product marketing teams.
The candidate will help manage programs and global teams with the goal of strengthening Oracle’s position as a leader in Cloud, as well as broadening awareness and engagement for our security portfolio with IT, developer, and business audiences. We are seeking a self-starter with big ideas who is hungry to deliver award-winning work. The role spans a range of media (both earned and owned) activities, thought leadership and social programs.
Candidate should have a strong professional presence, exceptional writing and critical thinking skills, as well as experience leading IT Security PR programs and thought leadership campaigns to reach IT, developer and business audiences. Strong ability to drive strategy and provide counsel to product leadership, as well as “roll up your sleeves” and execute.
Candidate should be results oriented, have a strong intellectual curiosity, be comfortable working within a matrixed organization and be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment. A mix of agency and in-house experience is preferred. Strong track record of team management and mentorship required.
Role & Responsibilities
Set the communications strategy to support Oracle’s Security business priorities with an objective to establish Oracle as a leader in Cloud, as well as broaden awareness and engagement with IT, developer and business audiences.
Provide expert counsel to the senior development executives across the security portfolio.
Combine traditional and social communications programs into a single cohesive approach to build credibility and demonstrate leadership.
Drive measurable results and collaboration across Product Communications, Corporate Communications, Industry and Customer Communications and Global Communications to ensure plans, narratives and content deliverables are used to maximum effect.
Assess and deliver robust multi-channel media and social customer engagement programs with a focus on content, placement, engagement and value.
Identify and help shape interactions with influencer communities by engaging with them with a dynamic flow of news, opinion, commentary and expertise.
Assist in crisis management and response plans for Oracle’s communications on issues relating to security.
Direct and manage PR agency resources to create efficient successful integrated campaigns supporting priority audiences.
Given the highly dispersed team, strong virtual leadership, motivational skills and the ability to quickly explain clear directives are key.
Skills & Competencies
Direct experience leadingIT security PR programs and thought leadership campaigns
The candidate must demonstrate drive, initiative and critical thinking to be successful in this role.
We are seeking an outstanding professional with a minimum 10 years of experience. The ideal candidate brings a mix of leadership experience from both in-house corporate work and from a leading PR/communications agency.
Excellent strategic planning skills; a solid understanding of the technology industry; deep understanding of the business and technology media landscape and proven corporate communications and social media expertise.
Experience counselling senior management in a dynamic environment and a high degree of personal initiative, collaboration and written communication skills are key.
Title: Oracle Product PR - Senior Manager, Security
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 2100075B