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About the role
We are looking for someone to lead our internal communications efforts for our Advanced Technologies Group (ATG) which drives our self-driving car efforts, based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. You will report to the Head of Internal Communications, and work closely with global and regional Communications teams and cross-functional partners.
What You’ll Do
Building relationships with the Head of ATG and ATG leaders and partnering on their communications to the their teams, the ATG organization and the rest of Uber
Developing an internal communications strategy for ATG leaders to ensure 1) their teams are informed and inspired about the work they do and how they fit into the larger Uber strategy, and 2) that the rest of Uber knows about big ATG moments
Working with Policy & PR colleagues to align internal and external messaging, and to ensure consistency across comms strategies.
Supporting and executing regular ATG All Hands and organization-wide internal events
Helping create a vibrant culture that attracts and retains the best talent for Uber
What You’ll Need
Experience managing communications to employees in a fast-paced, changing environment
A deep understanding of technology and the ability to translate complex business issues into clear, compelling messages that pass muster with engineers
Strong stakeholder management skills, with a proven ability to persuade, influence and respond to stakeholders. You are a confident and fact-based advisor who can balance multiple strategic directions and priorities
High-quality copywriting, presentation planning and delivery skills
Cultural and political sensitivity, with a proven ability to take an inclusive approach by working internationally with central, regional and country organizations
A strategic vision and a hands-on, ‘no nonsense’ mentality
Strong empathetic skills: listening, and adapting the right tone of voice
A trustworthy and dependable team player, with the ability to operate under your own direction and demonstrate high productive capacity
Ideally, you would have 8+ years of experience in any field of communications, and in working with senior leaders on their communications. We are open to people with experience in another walk of life who intuitively get this stuff and may be looking for a career change.
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