Manager, Corporate Communications in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 2/1/2018

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 210 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

- Develop and implement effective communications strategies for engaging the industry analyst community on a wide-variety of topics.
- Build a deep understanding of the company’s business strategies, product roadmap, growth metrics and objectives in order to tie communications work directly to desired business outcomes.
- Create effective, compelling and insightful materials that drive the company’s technology and product narrative within the analyst community —including announcements, videos, speeches, product demonstrations, and presentations.
- Develop messaging documents for executive analyst briefings and interviews.
- Bring analyst reports, data and briefings into the communications team to help shape and support the PayPal narrative.
- Enrich and oversee the processes for using PayPal data within the company’s internal and external communications materials, leveraging industry-leading data governance processes.
- Develop communications strategies and plans to increase internal and external knowledge about PayPal’s business strategy and growth plans and success at executing these plans.
- Manage the company’s awards program and oversee the submission of winning entries Work cross-functionally with members of the product and corporate communications teams to ensure consistency, share resources, and provide 360-degree collaboration across internal and external events and channels.

We are looking for a Manager of Corporate Communications who can drive and evolve our industry analyst program; help us pull and integrate key internal and third-party data points into our corporate story and successful awards program; and build and lead a communications program around our global business strategy and growth narrative. We need a storyteller with strong financial and data literacy. We need someone who can turn a number into a narrative, and someone who can thread regional data points into a global story. We need a creative thinker, strong writer, experienced collaborator and flawless executor who will bring their capabilities and energy to our growing team.    

Equal parts strategy and executional excellence, this role calls for someone who can manage multiple programs simultaneously while also ensuring that every single element ladders up to larger corporate narrative and objectives. Exceptional relationships within the industry analyst community, and a natural understanding and love for metrics and data is a must. Reporting to the Senior Director of Corporate Communications, this high-profile, high-opportunity position will have the chance to shape our product and technology narrative and create new touch points with key internal and external audiences.


We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.