#183785

Business Communication Partner

Location:
Saudi Aramco (Expat)
Job Terms:
Permanent
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
TBD
Posted By:
Michelle Yelverton
Date:
09/15/2022

Job Description:

We are seeking a Business Communication Partner (BCP), Technology to join the Business Communication Alignment Unit in the Corporate Communication Department.

**TO BE CONSIDERED, CANDIDATES MUST HAVE A VALID NORTH AMERICAN PASSPORT**

The successful candidate will serve as a senior communication advisor to the Technology leadership team. They will be responsible for developing, implementing, and evaluating a tailored and specific communications strategy based on the Business Plan.

The BCP’s primary role is to ensure communications strategies are fully aligned and integrated with the overall Corporate Communication Strategy, and support as the lead communications interface between the Corporate Communication Department and the Technology function.

Minimum Requirements:
The successful candidate will have 8-12 years of experience in strategic communications, either in-house or in a consultancy. Experience in the Oil & Gas or Energy Sector and a technology background is preferred, with regional experience also desirable.
-You will have strong academic credentials, holding a Bachelor’s degree, with advanced or professional qualifications in Communications or related disciplines also desirable.
-You will have proven experience in developing and delivering a multi-channel corporate communications strategy in a global, diversified, and agile organization.
-You must have excellent communication skills both verbal and written. Strong interpersonal and project management skills.
-You must also have professional gravitas, credibility, and diplomacy skills to liaise with senior leaders and executives.
-You will have the ability to confidently present to senior executives and explain communication strategies, techniques, and KPIs.
-You will be able to distil technical terms, information, aims and objectives, information and objectives, and translate these into clear and compelling communication concepts for stakeholders.
-You must be fluent in written and verbal English, while Arabic language skills not mandatory but desirable.

Key Responsibilities:
The BCP, Technology will have a direct reporting line to the Business Communication Alignment Unit leader, but will also spend significant time with leadership and subject matter experts in the Technology function.
You will be required to perform the following tasks:
-Serve as a key interface and coordination point for all Technology communications workstreams, managing input from the business lines leadership team, Business Communications team, and the broader Corporate Communication Department.
-Stakeholder mapping and research that helps to build a deep understanding of the audience and their needs.
-Leveraging data-driven insights (including corporate reputation tracking, media analysis, benchmarking) to inform a strategic approach, communication objectives, and KPIs.
-Development of compelling, multi-channel communications strategy, with input from leadership and corporate communication department.
-Development of specific messaging and supporting materials, drawing on proof points to validate messages relating to Technology.
-Content development including but not limited to press releases, key messages, FAQs and Factsheets, strategic briefs for creative content (such as motion infographics, video, website, etc.) with input from the Technology leadership team and Corporate Communication.
-Coordinating with other Corporate Communication teams to successfully activate the communications strategy – including through media relations, social media, event management, publishing, internal communications, speechwriting, and other marketing/communications channels as appropriate.
-Identify and develop a calendar of strategic speaking engagements and opportunities for the business leaders and subject matter experts.
-Development of clear communications objectives, KPIs, and metrics to measure the effectiveness and impact of communications and external engagement with content and understanding of strategy.

Client Description:

Aramco occupies a unique position in the global energy industry. We are the world's largest producer of hydrocarbons (oil and gas), with the lowest upstream carbon intensity of any major producer. 

With our significant investment in technology and infrastructure, we strive to maximize the value of the energy we produce for the world along with a commitment to enhance Aramco’s value to society.

Headquartered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and with offices around the world, we combine market discipline with a generations’ spanning view of the future, born of our nine decades experience as responsible stewards of the Kingdom’s vast hydrocarbon resources. This responsibility has driven us to deliver significant societal and economic benefits to not just the Kingdom, but also to a vast number of communities, economies, and countries that rely on the vital and reliable energy that we supply.

We are one of the most profitable companies in the world, as well as amongst the top five global companies by market capitalization.