Director Corporate Communications

Live Nation team

Description

The Director of Corporate Communications will work with a global lens to support external and internal communications, finding the best ways to tell Live Nation Entertainment’s story while supporting business goals in each region. This lead will work to support C-suite and divisional leadership with communications strategy for businesses across the organization, including Concerts, Venues, Ticketing, Sponsorship, Festivals, and more. The role will also help support communications needs for various business functions including but not limited to Social Impact, HR, Government Relations, and Brand Marketing. The position will report into the VP of Corporate Communications.
WHAT THIS ROLE WILL DO:
  • Create and execute a cohesive communications strategy to share the company’s most important messages with employees, partners, clients, consumers and more in a simple and effective way
  • Serve as point person between Corporate Communications team and select businesses across the organization. This includes advising on right scope for announcements to ensure a unified approach that meets objectives at global, regional, and local level. This will include detailed review of strategy and materials for internal and external communications
  • Draft and execute creative ways to highlight our business through dynamic written communication as well as visuals that develop data and graphics to demonstrate accomplishments
  • Spotlight and drive awareness for major partnerships and initiatives
  • Manage global internal communications strategy in a way that is authentic the company’s culture, vision and values. This work will span various communications channels including but not limited to emails, Slack, town halls, global calls, intranet and more
  • Support and advise on internal communications for divisional teams including executive communications, townhalls, newsletters and more
  • Grow and maintain relationships with industry press, national and regional outlets, as well as other key media
  • Draft and distribute press materials, including press releases, statements, talking points, social copy, awards submissions, and more
  • Provide communications guidance for issues management
  • Help direct engaging content, like videos and images, that can support broader communications and business goals

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
  • 7+ years of experience in a strategic communications role preferred
  • Experience in communicating, pitching, and securing media required
  • Previous Internal communications experience highly preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of or prior experience in the music business is a plus
  • Good eye for detail, writing ability, and proofreading skills
  • Excellent project management skills, with the ability to balance urgent and ongoing projects while meeting deadlines
  • Interested in the music business with leadership ability and strong organizational skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, etc.) as well as Google Drive including Google Docs, Slides and Sheets
  • Understanding of social media landscape
  • Ability to work day, evening and weekend hours, based on the natural needs of business operations with concerts and events, plus occasional travel as needed
  • Maintain a positive public/professional profile at all times
  • Previous experience using Muckrack a plus
  • COVID-19 vaccination will be required for this position subject to legally valid exemptions
Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

Benefits & Perks

Our motto is ‘Taking Care of Our Own’ through 6 pillars of benefits:
  • HEALTH: Medical, Dental and Vision benefits for you and your family, including Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) and Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
  • YOURSELF: Paid time off policy including holidays, sick time and day off for your birthday, free concert tickets
  • WEALTH: 401(k) program with company match, Stock Program Reimbursement
  • FAMILY: New parent programs & support including caregiver leave and baby bonus, infertility support
  • CAREER: Tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment internal growth and development programs & trainings
  • OTHERS: Volunteer time off, crowdfunding network

How to apply

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Recognized three years in a row by Great Place to Work® and named one of People Magazine’s Top 50 Companies that Care, Live Nation Entertainment is the global leader in live events and ticketing. With business operations and corporate functions across 5 major divisions, Ticketmaster, House of Blues, Concerts, Media & Sponsorship, and Artist Nation, we offer exciting opportunities across every discipline. Generous vacation, healthcare, and retirement benefits are just some of the perks we offer our full-time, global workforce. For any stage in your career, our benefits are designed to help you live life to the fullest. We offer student loan repayment, 6 months paid caregiver leave, Roadie Babies (bring your little ones & a caretaker on your work trips), Music@Home (cultivate your little ones music interest), and tuition reimbursement for ongoing career development. Plus, you'll have access to free concerts, festivals, and more through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.

Job Details

Posted on Nov 1

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Full time

Executive