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Executive Communications Manager

Description

 Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission:

Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life.

We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.

Disruption is at the core of our technology and on our way of work to meet the needs of our employees now and in the future through FLEXWORK, our approach to how we work. We’re changing the nature of work from benefits to learning, location to leadership, we’ve rethought and recreated every aspect of the employee experience at Palo Alto Networks. And because it FLEXes around each individual employee based on their individual choices, employees are empowered to push boundaries and help us all evolve, together.

We’re looking for an executive communications manager to support the SVP of Product, Cortex and Head of Israel R&D Center as the principal communications advisor to the leader and their leadership team. In this role, you’ll be responsible for creating narratives and communications strategies for a variety of mediums, to support an organization and location that is constantly innovating. 

You are passionate about technology and innovation and the people behind them. You enjoy turning complex and technical products & features into compelling (and understandable!) stories, and you’re able to pivot quickly from audience to audience. You’re keen to be a key point of contact across organizations, ensuring the right narratives are told across multiple channels. 

Impact

  • Establish narratives and communications strategies in conjunction with senior leadership and cross-functional partners that engage multiple audiences (employees, media, customers and beyond), and connect them to the company strategy and product vision 

  • Ensure initiatives and projects are successfully communicated to employees and stakeholders 

  • Plan, edit, and write content for a variety of channels and audiences: from large internal events, company newsletters and Slack to externally-facing blogs, speeches and presentations 

  • Manage executive’s external presence, in conjunction with the PR team, including social media strategy and media and analyst engagements 

  • Ensure messages are consistent across all media and departments of the organization 

  • Establish ongoing metrics; measure everything to ensure success, and pivot early and often 

  • 6-8 years communications experience, in tech and / or cybersecurity preferred; internal and executive communications background is essential

  • Highly organized and self-motivated individual who will oversee timely, first-rate execution

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to convey business strategies and complex technologies to audiences in compelling ways

  • Strong team player and creative thinker 

  • Ability to build strong relationships with senior leaders

  • Ability to work under pressure to adhere to tight, last-minute deadlines

  • Ability to navigate ambiguity, drive clarity 

We are the global cybersecurity leader, known for always challenging the security status quo. Our mission is to protect our way of life in the digital age by preventing successful cyberattacks. This has given us the privilege of safely enabling tens of thousands of organizations and their customers. Our pioneering Security Operating Platform emboldens their digital transformation with continuous innovation that seizes the latest breakthroughs in security, automation, and analytics. By delivering a true platform and empowering a growing ecosystem of change-makers like us, we provide highly effective and innovative cybersecurity across clouds, networks, and mobile devices.

Our Security Operating Platform is built for automation. It is easy to operate, with capabilities that work together, so customers can prevent successful cyberattacks. They can use analytics to automate routine tasks so they can focus on what matters. We are known for continuously delivering innovations.

Our Commitment

We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together. To learn more about our dedication to inclusion and innovation, visit our Life at Palo Alto Networks page and our diversity website.

Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.

Additionally, we are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or an accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at accommodations@paloaltonetworks.com.
 

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