Vice President of Corporate Communications

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What Mongodb is looking for in applicants

The database market is massive (IDC estimates it to be $121B+ by 2025!) and MongoDB is at the head of its disruption. At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading modern data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

The Vice President of Corporate Communications will lead MongoDB’s strategic communications efforts to advance MongoDB’s corporate narrative and position to critical stakeholder groups including influencers, investors, consumers, media and others. This is a highly visible executive leadership position and the successful candidate will be equally comfortable driving near term results while scaling the people, processes and systems for the future in a dynamic, hyper growth environment. We are looking for a charismatic leader committed to innovation, teamwork, the development of their people and the enhancement of our unique corporate culture. The ideal candidate has demonstrated experience developing integrated and strategic communications programs that span media relations, analyst relations, executive visibility, financial communications, and digital media. 

This role can be based out of our San Francisco, Seattle, New York City office or remotely in North America.

Here's What You'll Be Doing

  • Lead a powerhouse communications team responsible for strategic communications, public relations, analyst relations, employee communications, and crisis management
  • Build and deliver a global communications plan that drives long-term company awareness and perception
  • Provide strategic guidance to executives, leaders, and agency partners on identifying and engaging with media, analysts, and influencers
  • Translate our mission of transforming how companies build data-driven applications and leverage the wider ecosystem to transform our customer stories into a narrative that resonates with a global audience
  • Enable internal stakeholder groups on MongoDB’s purpose, vision, values, culture, positioning, and voice
  • Lead the identification, development, pitching and placement of MongoDB-related stories in top tier business, consumer and financial media worldwide, in print, digital and broadcast outlets
  • Create a center of excellence that provides tools, expertise and counsel to help advance local market communications and business objectives for global team members
  • Build and maintain a strong network of business partners across all levels of the global organization
  • Partner with Marketing, Sales, and the Executive Leadership team to ensure corporate messaging is carried through in their communications
  • Partner with the CEO, CFO, and other executives to develop and lead all strategic communications, including developing plans to take advantage of key company milestones, preparing press releases, presentation decks, and earnings releases

We're Excited About You Because You

  • 12+ years marketing or communications leadership experience in a high-growth B2B/B2D systems/SaaS/Enterprise software company
  • Understand how to leverage various channels to generate a groundswell of positive awareness and perception
  • Are an inclusive and impactful communications leader with global experience navigating organizational complexities. You build and leverage superior stakeholder relationships and strategic reputation management to drive business and organizational results and brand love
  • Understand the importance of all types of storytelling including those anchored in traditional media as well as social media, streaming media, and content media and how to strategically use all avenues to reach diverse audiences
  • Have an exceedingly high EQ and are someone that can create buy-in and that people want to work, collaborate, and partner with
  • Ideally have public company experience and have been a part of intense growth

To drive the personal growth and business impact of our employees, we’re committed to developing a supportive and enriching culture for everyone. From employee affinity groups, to fertility assistance and a generous parental leave policy, we value our employees’ wellbeing and want to support them along every step of their professional and personal journeys. Learn more about what it’s like to work at MongoDB, and help us make an impact on the world!

MongoDB is committed to providing any necessary accommodations for individuals with disabilities within our application and interview process. To request an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter.

MongoDB, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and makes all hiring decisions without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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