Communications Manager

Average Salary
Degree Requirements
Bachelor's Degree

Do you love to tell a story? Is talking to people one of your strengths? Being a communications manager could be the career for you! Overseeing a brand’s internal and external messaging, this role is vital to ensuring an organization’s message is clear, consistent and aligns with a company’s goals and objectives.

Also known as: Communications Director, Communications Manager, Community Relations Director, Public Affairs Director, Public Relations Director, Public Relations Manager
Active Listening
Complex Problem Solving
Critical Thinking
Social Perceptiveness
Design and edit promotional publications
Develop and maintain the company’s corporate image and identity, which includes the use of logos and signage
Develop, implement and maintain crisis communication plans
Direct activities of external agencies, establishments or departments that develop and implement communication strategies and information programs
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, government officials and media representatives
Manage special events to gain public attention through the media
Monitor external affairs or events affecting business operations
Facilitate consumer relations or the relationship between parts of the company
Formulate policies and procedures related to public information programs, working with public relations executives

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