Head of Internal and External Communication

Generali is a major player in the global insurance industry – a strategic and highly important sector for the growth, development and welfare of modern societies Over almost 200 years, we have built a multinational Group that is present in more than 60 countries, with

Generali is a major player in the global insurance industry – a strategic and highly important sector for the growth, development and welfare of modern societies

Over almost 200 years, we have built a multinational Group that is present in more than 60 countries, with 470 companies and nearly 80,000 employees. Our Group aims to become the standard bearer and industry leader in the European retail insurance market, building on our existing base of 50 million retail clients, out of an overall total of 72 million.

In staff to the GCIO & CEO A&WM and functionally reporting to the Group Communications & Public Affairs, the Head of Communications has the main role of:
  • Strengthening the brand consideration and the BU identity through the development and execution of communication plans and strategies
  • Ensuring an effective internal communication at global level, in coordination with the HR Department in order to help cascading of key BU initiative fostering employees commitment and engagement
 
In particular the successful candidate will be in charge of:
 
  • Designing and delivering an effective internal communication strategy;
  • Designing and delivering an effective Media Relations plan;
  • Managing digital communications: upgrade exiting tools, built up new ones and launch Business Unit social networks;
  • Contributing to build a Business Unit identity;
  • Develop a coordinated communication system at BU level.

The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Communications, Marketing, Business Administration, Journalism, Public Relations, International Relations, or any other related field Degree;
  • 15-20 years of experience working in a leadership position of a business where his/her duties involved the management of comprehensive strategic communications programs for the purpose of advancing business’s goals and creating people integration; Experiences in different International Company/Groups is a requisite
  • Fluency in English and Italian written and spoken, is a requisite. Knowledge of other languages would be a plus;
  • Exceptional written and verbal skills;
  • Strong leadership qualities, being able to move a crowd and inspire them to work towards a common goal and vision;
  • Excellent project management skills;
  • Ability to face stressful and uncertain situations with calmness and inspiring a team to do the same;
  • Proactive and strong team working oriented;
  • Problem solving attitude and flexibility on priority dynamics;
  • International mindset, independently of previous personal experience.


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