SABIC Communications Manager- Americas Region in Houston, Texas
Position Title Communications Manager- Americas Region
Auto Req ID 8703BR
Relocation Assistance Yes
Functional Work Area Communications
Job Purpose & Responsibilities Job Purpose
The position leads on developing and execution of corporate and business communications to drive performance and enhance the reputation of SABIC across multiple stakeholders within the region.
Key accountabilities include:
Developing and executing External and Internal Communications strategies for SABICs Strategic and Growth projects in collaboration with the Business, Corporate Communications and Government Affairs, supporting license to operate and business growth aspirations.
Responsible for translating and executing global brand and reputation projects into multi-channel communications for the region
Develop and manage Issues and Crisis management for the Region
Proactively develop and cultivate stakeholder relations in support of project development and lead the region in Stakeholder management. Lead on Community Relations and CSR for the projects.
Responsible for annual communications, KPIs and budget planning integrating across the region and coordinating globally
Responsible for content, message development and communications channel management
Proactively use external opportunities, trends, issues etcto identify trends, synthesize data into clear, actionable insights and recommendations
Develop sensing, tracking and metrics methods to demonstrate effectiveness of communications channels
A bachelors degree with specialization in Communications and PR.
Minimum of 10 years experience in communications and reputation management preferably across multiple geographic regions and business models in complex matrix structures in an Energy or Petrochemicals business.
Demonstrate track record of using communication strategies to drive business outcomes
Proven ability to develop and execute strategic communications in new project/asset development including sensing, community relations, stakeholder and media management and measurement
Experience in crisis communications and issues management
Excellent writing skills evidenced by the ability to development messages for all audiences
Demonstrates business acumen
M &A, Divestment and CSR/Community Relations experience a benefit
Excellent Interpersonal and verbal communications with sound judgment, especially when under pressure
Ability to monitor activities across the business and externally to identify trends, synthesize data into clear, actionable insights and recommendations
Strategic agility and timely decision-making
Works collaboratively and cross functionally
Ability to manage and prioritization work flow
Courage to challenge and need strong influencing skills
You must submit your application for employment online to be considered. Please submit your resume using the apply online option on this page.
You must be 18 years or older
You must be willing to take a drug test as part of the selection process
You must be willing to submit to a background investigation as part of the selection process
You must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States
Country United States of America
State/Province Texas (TX)
General PEOPLE WHO CAN
Weve always believed that it takes special people to make a difference. They need ingenuity, brilliance and the freedom to turn their ideas into reality. At SABIC, this is our culture. We find open-minded, gifted and questioning people. Then we create the conditions for their talent to flourish: fulfilling work environments, state-of-the-art technology and the empowerment they need. So when you work for SABIC, youre the person who can find new solutions and possibilities that change the world for the better.
At SABIC, we know that our success depends on your success. Were committed to nurturing your talent, to help you achieve both your career ambitions and life goals. Weve created tailored training and development programs for our employees which are among the best in the petrochemical industry. This is not a job where you dream about the weekend. This is a job where you dream about how you can change things for the better, for everyone. And this is a company where your dreams can be realized, where your ideas can be made reality, and where what you make can make a difference.
SABIC is a global leader in chemicals headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. From making cars and planes more fuel-efficient, to helping conserve the worlds water supply and enabling colorful smartphone cases, we find solutions to the challenges of today to help our customers achieve their ambitions and build a better tomorrow.
Operating in the Americas since 1987, SABIC employs over 5,000 people and operates from 17 office locations and 17 manufacturing sites and technology and innovation centers in Exton, PA; Houston, TX; Mt. Vernon, IN; and Selkirk, NY.
SABIC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and as such will not discriminate in its employment practices, including recruiting and hiring practices, based on a persons race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation and pregnancy), age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.
SABIC is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms/employment agencies for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of SABIC about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at SABIC via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search firm agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of SABIC; no fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by SABIC as a result of the unsolicited referral or through other means.