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Communications Manager

Altice USA, Long Island City, NY

One of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States

Duration: Full-Time


Overview

Altice USA is a cutting-edge communications, media, and tech company. We connect people to what matters most to them; texting with friends, advertising that resonates, or binge watching their favorite show. Our differentiated approach centers around technologies that push the envelope and deliver the ultimate customer experience.

Responsibilities

Communications Manager

Reporting to the Director, Communications, the Communications Manager will execute and deliver on key external and internal communications priorities related to the company's delivery of advanced connectivity products to its 5 million plus customer base.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Crafting compelling narratives to showcase Altice USA's technology to top tier media and key stakeholders
  • Working cross-functionally with internal teams to develop the communications playbook around go-to-market strategies for new products and services
  • Creating detailed communication materials. The candidate will develop and edit press releases and memos, key messages, backgrounders, briefing documents, media alerts, and campaign presentations, infographics, and social media content
  • Responding to media inquiries from local media outlets across multiple time zones
  • Partnering with senior leadership to develop internal communications programs and content to engage the employee base
  • Advising senior leadership on best communication practices internally and externally
  • Handling crisis related communications, including storm recovery updates to affected communities
  • Co-manage communications and company technology tools such as the corporate website, employee intranet, internal social platform, corporate social media handles, employee newsletter, analytics tools, email distribution tool, etc.
  • Act as key contact for PR-related events, special features, and company announcements

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Has 4-6 + years of communications/public relations experience at an agency or internally
  • Experience and background creating communications materials, including press releases and memos
  • Has strong project management skills and is able to seek out and collate information from multiple departments across the organization
  • Has experience working directly with media
  • Is detail oriented and a self-starter willing to move quickly and adapt to change
  • Possesses exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Commitment to excellence and being a team player with a can-do attitude

Altice USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

Altice USA, Inc. collects personal information about its applicants for employment that may include personal identifiers, professional or employment related information, photos, education information and/or protected classifications under federal and state law.  This information is collected for employment purposes, including identification, work authorization, FCRA-compliant background screening, human resource administration and compliance with federal, state and local law.

Requirements of this position include demonstration of either full vaccination status against COVID-19 or company-provided weekly COVID-19 testing.

As a condition of employment, New York City requires all private-sector workers assigned to a location in the City to be vaccinated by December 27, 2021. Accommodations may be available for religious or medical reasons; please visit our accommodations link on the AUSA Career Site.

About Altice USA

Altice USA is a communications and media company that enables its customers through the power of connectivity. With a relentless focus on challenging today’s norm while developing the telecommunication of the future, our products and services bring people closer together and connect them to the things that matter most to them, faster and more easily than ever before.

From high-speed broadband and ultra-HD video, to digital advertising solutions, local news, telephony, and wireless offerings, we are making connections possible around the country -- to businesses, to consumers, to communities, to schools, to hospitals, and everyone in between. 

Altice USA

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