Jobboard pour les métiers du Management du Sport

Head of Corporate Communications (H/F)


Description de l'offre

To support our Communications Division, FIFA is looking to recruit a flexible and innovative person as a Head of Corporate Communications.


Your duties

  • Providing uniformity in key account management via staff appointed to support all relevant stakeholders in terms of requirements gathering, creation of an events calendar, content creation, channel availability and management, – and ensuring that these terms are understood across the business.
  • Maintaining a close cross-divisional collaboration with other communications colleagues by detailing content/campaign briefs and elaborating content/campaign.
  • Defining content requirements to promote individual stakeholder activities in line with the President’s Vision, and agreeing a content plan, calendar and budget with each stakeholder that governs the effective delivery of such content across various channels.
  • Operating in a pro-active media relations mode to communicate on various topics relevant to the specific stakeholder, with such media relations including updated distribution/influencer lists that shows an in-depth knowledge of that topic.
  • Developing centralised messaging and factsheets as per communications management instructions and in line with stakeholder expectations.
  • Identifying key opinion leaders who can support the communication of these activities in line with stakeholder expectations.
  • Taking ownership and responsibility for content in relation to the individual stakeholder topic on owned and operated FIFA channels.
  • Defining the precise positioning of the stakeholder requirements within the content channels mix and establishing agreed procedures with the content team in relation to the management.
  • Defining the overall media release policy and subsequently preparing and issuing all approved media releases/advisories in line with stakeholder requirements.
  • Drafting all event memorandums that require additional content to be commissioned, edited, approved and published with the objective of further promoting the stakeholders’ activities.
  • Managing all media requests in a positive and pro-active way and assessing how such replies could be published on owned and operated channels.


Our requirements

  • Masters in languages/communications/journalism or digital media
  • Proven experience (10+ years) working in an international sports and/or media organisation – with a specific background in football and/or journalism
  • SAP knowledge would be an asset (Finance/Budgeting, Procurement, Governance and RFP process management)
  • Fluent in English, any other of the FIFA languages is an advantage (German, French or Spanish)
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills and management of messaging and media – as well as working under tight deadlines
  • Excellent command of communications platforms and media relations
  • Expertise in video production and social media as well as standard messaging and content creation
  • Media communications or public relations expertise and the ability to build and maintain an audience and maintain interest over time
  • An outstanding team spirit with an entrepreneurial mindset that thrives when being challenged
  • Ability to foster long-term relationships with key professionals
  • Solid experience coordinating successful communications campaigns
  • Understand and be conscious of the political and commercial nature of a global governing body’s activities
  • Excellent leadership and motivational skills
  • Perfect understanding of global football activities

Pour postuler à cette offre, veuillez visiter