Corporate Communication and PR Manager

Waltham, Massachusetts

Category: Corporate Office

Job Type: Full time

Job Req code: R0015793

Job Description

We’re hiring for a Corporate Communication and PR Manager who works cross-functionally with all corporate departments, human resources, retail and hospitality outlets as well as company executives to develop messaging and communications that are aligned with corporate objectives, values and branding initiatives 

For over 75 years Global Partners has been delivering the energy, products, and services that make life better. We’ve also successfully developed community integrated convenience stores where we are transforming the customer experience and rethinking what it means to lead as an adaptive energy distribution company. This is a source of pride and frankly we don’t plan on stopping. With our recent game changers such as PaybyCar Contactless Payment and Renewable Diesel Fuel, we are looking to continue responsible and innovative growth. From design, supply, and tech we’re looking for people to contribute to our company’s direction. Global Partners is a great opportunity for those looking to develop their career with a longstanding company motivated by what’s next.   

The Types of “Energy” You Bring

  • You find solutions to internal and external communication planning. You look for ways to continuously improve the quality of communications and the methods/channels of delivery. 

  • You have depth of knowledge in crisis communications 

  • You have experience in PR; assisting in developing overall corporate strategy and work with PR agencies to support company reputation and awareness by increasing positive media coverage. Has been involved in larger PR campaigns and understands the deliverable components. 

  • You have strong creative writing and editing skills. You have demonstrated experience working with various forms of communication such as, but not limited to: written announcements, video announcements, strategy and state of the business updates, speeches, policies and presentation. 

  • You leverage a variety of content formats to produce highly engaging multi-media content, including written, video, photography and graphic design for internal and external audiences; Experience with creative platforms is a necessary. 

  • You are exceptionally organized and detail oriented, capable of managing cross-functional projects and work streams end to end, able to self-manage and proactively communicate priorities. 

“Gauges” of Responsibility

  • Supports the VP of Communications to lay out plans for the month, quarter and year. Makes recommendations on timing, logistics and scheduling of the plan.  

  • Supports the VP of Communications to direct, coordinate and manage the formulation of and distribution of internal executive and corporate communications.  Manages micro and macro crises as they arise. 

  • Manage the content of employee communication app, emergency response systems and other internal communication or collaboration tools. Execute internal announcements on behalf of, and in collaboration with the business units.    

  • Manage and respond to inbound media. Oversee media monitoring and development of media kits (fact sheets, bios, etc.)  

  • Serves as primary communications support for HR leadership. Assists with collateral, presentations and materials.   Ensures HR communications are consistent with corporate messaging. 

  • Provide support to major corporate events and assists in the applications for any corporate awards.  Works with Charitable Manager to ensure success, and external leverage. 

“Fuel” for You

  • Coins! We offer competitive salaries and opportunities for growth. We mean it! We have an amazing Talent Development Team who create trainings for growth and job development.  

  • Health + Wellness - Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance along with additional wellness support. 

  • The Road Ahead – We offer 401k and a match component!  

  • Professional Development - We provide tuition reimbursement; this benefit is offered after 6 months of service. 

  • Give Back!  We believe in community support. We know everyone gives in their own way, that’s why we offer paid volunteer time-off to you to help an organization of your choice.  

The GPS of our Interview Process  

  • First thing first, if you’re interested in the role, please apply.  

  • A talent acquisition team member will review your resume in partnership with the hiring manager. If your experience would lend to this opportunity a recruiter will contact you to schedule interviews. 

  • We conduct “in-person” (ZOOM) interviews and provide additional hiring information items needed at that time. 

Additional Requirements 

  • Minimum of 5 years of PR and communications experience 

  • Undergraduate degree in journalism, marketing, business or a related field. 

 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer. We consider applications for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information or any other legally protected status. 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer.  We consider applications for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.