Head of Internal Communications, Search

Website Google

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent practical experience.
  • 10 years of relevant work experience in communications.
  • Must have work authorization in the United States.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experienced in designing presentations, videos, and creative collateral.
  • Ability to work calmly, maintain good judgment, adapt quickly and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work closely with executives to develop their communications (e.g., written materials and speaking engagements) and effectively advise them on communications strategy.
  • Ability to help shape the internal communications narrative and effectively communicate via presentations, scripts, or emails without significant editing.
  • Ability to work effectively across many functions to influence, manage, and drive communications narratives across the internal organization.
  • Excellent skills as a writer.

About the job

As a member of the Executive Communications team, you will be part of a small team which produces employee communications and events for Google executives. You will work with members of your internal client team on communications initiatives, projects and programs. You will support the work of the team to create strategic communications campaigns, come up with innovative ways to engage employees that are in tune with Google’s culture, write communications, business update presentations and talking points. You will also collaborate with internal partners as needed across functions (PR, Policy, Legal, HR, Operations, etc.) and geographies.

As Head of Internal Communications, you’ll be leading the Internal Communications team for the Search product organization. You’ll be responsible for shaping and communicating the team’s strategy to employees and helping define its culture, collaborating on internal initiatives, events, and programs. You will distill complex topics into compelling messages, build and manage creative campaigns, design crisp presentations, written content, manage a team, and advise the Leadership team on effective communications strategies.

It’s our job to help inform and educate users, advertisers, partners, opinion leaders–and our own employees–about the benefits of Google’s products, our distinctive company culture/values and our approach to the big public policy issues of the day. We are looking for quick-witted, entrepreneurial and intellectually curious people to join the team. To succeed here, you’ll need to be a creative self-starter who is willing to try new things and can manage numerous projects with tight deadlines. Things happen quickly at Google, and to do great work you need to be an enthusiastic team player who can work cross-functionally with partners across PR, comms, marketing, product and beyond. 

To apply for this job please visit careers.google.com.