Chief Communications Officer Resume Samples

A Chief Communications Officer is hired to handle the public relations aspects of the organization. The job description entails building and sustaining the company’s reputation for quality, reliability, and customer satisfaction. Other related duties are listed on the Chief Communications Officer Resume as – managing company brand and reputation, ensuring the public views the company favorably; ensuring that all the opportunities for the CEO are vented, writing and delivering press releases, handling all communication are sent to the public correctly; marketing campaigns, driving corporate strategy and message development, and announcement strategies; and determining communications strategy and executing programs as needed throughout the organization.

To ensure success in this career, the following skills are needed – strong communication skills, relationship-building skills, resource and talent management skills, the ability to speak confidently, the ability to understand the communication needs of the enterprise, and public speaking skills. While there aren’t any mandatory requirements, possessing a degree preferably in the field of journalism, mass media or communications will be useful.

Chief Communications Officer Resume example

Chief Communications Officer Resume

Objective : Versatile, engaging, and effective communications Chief Communications Officer professional offers a wealth of advertising, crisis communications, development marketing communications, media relations, and public relations experience as a leader, communicator, and volunteer in agency, corporate, institutional, and non-profit settings, including higher education.

Skills : Management, Lead Generation, Team Oriented.

Description :

    1. Directed and implemented internal and external communications including media relations and crisis communications, including crises related to priest sexual misconduct with minors and allegations made against the Archbishop.
    2. Planned and conducted major news conferences for Cardinal Bernardin in Chicago, Jerusalem and Washington, D.C.
    3. Served as official spokesperson for the Archdiocese of Chicago Created worldwide communications tool by developing Archdiocese of Chicago's first web site.
    4. Provided public relations support for annual multi-million dollar fundraising efforts, including The Cardinal's Appeal and the Big Shoulders Fund.
    5. Provided public relations support for nation's largest Catholic school system.
    6. Planned and implemented pro-active communications programs in support of major initiatives including the Catholic Common Ground Initiative, archdiocesan strategic planning efforts, Cardinal Bernardin's first pilgrimage to the Holy Land, the illness, death, and funeral of Cardinal Bernardin, and the installation of a new archbishop.
    7. Successfully introduced and publicized Cardinal Bernardin's book, The Gift of Peace (published posthumously), leading to its appearance on New York Times bestseller list for four months.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS


Chief Communications Officer Resume

Objective : As a Chief Communications Officer, responsible for Working with departmental administration to create, develop, and implement comprehensive long and short term strategic communications plans and / or projects.

Skills : Writing, Media Relations, Marketing Management, Editing, And Publications Management, Advertising.

Description :

    1. Drove marketing/communications strategy and provided executive-level corporate leadership for a well-respected professional services firm with a direct sales component.
    2. Conceptualized and executed strategic communication efforts seeking to expand customer/consumer awareness, grow revenues, and position the business as one of the leading B2B service providers on the East Coast.
    3. Successfully cultivated and maintained relationships with key community influencers, media personnel, and potential key business contacts.
    4. Devised all aspects of the business's brand identity, public relations/media outreach strategies, communications practices, and other corporate outreach initiatives.
    5. Evaluated market shifts, emerging opportunities, niche market prospects, and other factors impacting strategic direction and planned activities.
    6. Directed the development of sales brochures and marketing materials - including press releases, web copy, advertising, and marketing collateral for traditional and digital audiences.
    7. Demonstrated a command of effective communication strategies and a strong expertise in the use of print, radio, and web advertising.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Chief Communications Officer Resume

Objective : Experienced Chief Communications Officer, new media consultant, public relations and media producer, team leader and project manager exceling at maximizing creativity through collaboration. Producing engaging media for the public relations, publishing, online and broadcast industries.

Skills : MS Office, Planning, Directing.

Description :

    1. Provided direction and leadership to small education and advocacy focused non-profit.
    2. Initiated communications strategy designed to enhance and improve organizational branding and awareness.
    3. Initiated key results process with direct reports, improving efficiencies, accountability and merit based evaluation.
    4. Served as member of executive team, advising on communications and publishing initiatives.
    5. Managed every level of communications including internet (website), Google paid and organic search strategies, IT, social media, graphics design and media production (audio-video) creation.
    6. Facilitated daily publishing of online commentary and articles, publishing across corporate web properties including press releases and external communications.
    7. Initiated content syndication, distributing to partner sites, gaining exponential growth in exposure to brands and issues of importance to the organization.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate In Management

Chief Communications Officer Resume

Headline : Innovative Chief Communications Officer professional with a passion for challenging and fast paced work environments; Experience includes profit center responsibility, new market entry, strategy development, sales, marketing and business development, and financial modeling. A leader who is adept at managing cross-functional and cross-cultural teams, resulting in the successful completion of critical projects and global objectives.

Skills : Online Advertising, Salesforce.com, Small Business Online Marketing, Sales, IT Operations, Communication, Public Relations, Social Media, and Integrated Marketing.

Description :

    1. Developed and executed school-based marketing plans to overhaul the brand and increase student enrollment each year utilizing radio, print, TV, and social media.
    2. Directed community outreach and relations with LouisianaBoard of Elementary and Secondary Education(BESE), Louisiana Charter School Association, Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO), Southern University and A&M College, and city and state government officials.
    3. Served as a member of the Association Management Team, principal liaison to Southern University and A&M College, and council member on Southern University's Pre-K - 16 Council.
    4. Boosted community reputation and recruited 220+ new students (representing $2.2M in association revenue) within just seven months by re-branding charter schools and the overall Association, which included new names, logos, slogans, website, and student uniforms.
    5. Cultivated media contacts resulting in 31 positive print and 28 broadcast news stories in two years.
    6. Rebuilt the Association''s reputation in the African American community by cultivating a systemic partnership with Southern University and A&M College on Cradle to College multimedia campaign, offering opportunities for professional development to teachers and college access to students.
    7. Spearheaded association's annual communications and marketing budget of up to $125K.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Chief Communications Officer Resume

Objective : Seeking a Chief Communications Officer profession with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Social Media Management, Editing, Written Communication, Analytics.

Description :

    1. Managed external communication/media relations for a vertically integrated cannabis company.
    2. Traveled internationally with the CEO to meet with potential business partners.
    3. Developed slide deck and pitched company to investment bankers on Wall Street.
    4. Drafted business plan and other documentation of complex, multimillion-dollar transactions.
    5. Created all social media content (private and open Facebook groups, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.) Reviewed and edited correspondence and other confidential business communications.
    6. Implemented policies and procedures in a low-resource, fast-paced start-up environment.
    7. Coordinated all content for quarterly and annual reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Chief Communications Officer Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Chief Communications Officer with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Creative SKills, MS Office, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Developed and implemented an integrated strategic communications plan to advance the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation's brand identity; broaden awareness of its priorities; and increase the visibility of its goals across key stakeholder audiences.
    2. Spearheaded the planning and implementation of key events including the first annual literacy awareness luncheon, grant presentations, and community events.
    3. Created marketing and public relations strategies that cultivated and enhanced meaningful relationships with targeted, high-level external audiences, including the media and key influencers.
    4. Served as communications counselor to the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation's leadership team.
    5. Oversaw development of all print communications including marketing collateral materials and electronic communications including the Foundation's newsletters and social media.
    6. Exercised judgment to prioritize media opportunities, and prepare talking points, speeches, presentations, and other supporting material.
    7. Actively engaged, cultivated, and managed press relationships to ensure coverage surrounding the Foundation's special events, public announcements, and other projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBA In Marketing

Chief Communications Officer Resume

Headline : Hardworking, organized, Chief Communications Officer professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : Media Relations, Brand Management, Public Relations.

Description :

    1. Worked in tandem with the Chief Executive Officer and Senior Staff in developing a strategic communications plan, aligned with the school district's mission, vision and goals.
    2. Led effort to re-shape the district's brand and improve reputation while imparting public information in a timely and transparent manner.
    3. Supervised the Communications Department including the Public Information Office, Web Services, Creative Services/Publications, Television Services, and Media Relations.
    4. Served as a member of the CEO's Executive Cabinet.
    5. Successfully synchronized endeavors among offices with distinct responsibilities for employee/student diversity matters, family and community outreach/engagement and business/corporate partnerships so as to ensure efforts are coherent, consistent, cost-effective, and coordinated, while staying on message.
    6. Created a new digital strategy to include a new website, email marketing and social media strategy; Securing several high profile national media placements showcasing the district's improvement efforts.
    7. Oversaw the day-to-day activities of the communications function including budgeting, planning and staff development.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Chief Communications Officer Resume

Objective : Chief Communications Officer with 3 years of experience in Supporting communications regarding significant fundraising efforts including a major push with UCSF for the development of a joint program, fundraising for the new Data Hub building, and other initiatives. Responsible for Overseeing or creating presentation materials for the APD and senior team that need to be handled quickly and professionally.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Excel, Excellent Communication, Excellent Customer Service, Bilingual Spanish, Fast Learner, Hard Working, Punctual.

Description :

    1. Organized and executed all communications, public relations, and public affairs services and products for the company.
    2. Interviewed patients, measure vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height, and recorded information on patients' charts.
    3. Prepared treatment rooms for examination of patients, drape patients with covering, and positioned instruments and equipment.
    4. Handed instruments to the doctor as directed.
    5. Responsible for cleaning and sterilizing instruments.
    6. Performed EKG's and another routine diagnostic test.
    7. Administered injections, treatments, and performed routines laboratory tests.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Chief Communications Officer Resume

Objective : As a Chief Communications Officer, responsible for Creating clear, consistent messaging for external stakeholders including the media, patients, clinical research sites, partners, investors, regulators, politicians, and policymakers.

Skills : Production Management And Supervision Broadcast Radio.

Description :

    1. Provided direction and leadership to education and advocacy focused non-profit.
    2. Initiated communications strategy designed to enhance and improve organizational branding and awareness.
    3. Served as a member of the executive team, advising on communications and publishing initiatives.
    4. Managed personnel at every level of communications initiative including internet (website), social media, graphics design, IT, and media production (audio-video) creation.
    5. Facilitated daily publishing of online commentary and articles, publishing across corporate web properties including press releases and external communications.
    6. Initiated syndication strategy, distributing content to partner sites, gaining exponential growth in exposure to brands and issues of importance to the organization.
    7. Formulated crisis responses for both live and anticipated situations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
G.E.D

Chief Communications Officer Resume

Objective : Chief Communications Officer for the largest school system in Maryland, overseeing district communications and helping to lead one of the most successful education reform efforts in the nation. A versatile, creative, and collaborative leader with excellent management, communications, and writing skills with extensive public and private sector experience.

Skills : Public Relations, Content Marketing, Crisis Management, Multi-Cultural Marketing, Editorial Management.

Description :

    1. Established the communications department and built a global team of 25 members in 7 countries and managed a budget in excess of $1 million annually.
    2. Implemented PR Programs in India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Indonesia, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkey, East Africa, UAE, Qatar, and Morocco resulting in a raising brand profile of QNet.
    3. Signed up and managed International Cricket Star Muthiah Muralidaran as Brand Ambassador.
    4. Involved with QNet's sports sponsorships with Marussia F1 Team and Manchester City Football Club.
    5. Succeeded in getting QNet's Founder featured in Forbes Asia in a lead story.
    6. Served as a liaison for the QNet's parent company QI Group's membership at the World Economic Forum, which included attending Forum events and conferences. 
    7. Organized advocacy and education programs to create awareness about Direct Selling in emerging markets.
    8. Implemented CSR programs in Asia and the Middle East in partnership with leading regional/local non-profit organizations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma