American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Manager, Communications - CAQ (Media)
Summary of Role
The Center for Audit Quality (CAQ) is a nonpartisan public policy organization serving as the voice of U.S. public company auditors and matters related to the audits of public companies. The CAQ promotes high-quality performance by U.S. public company auditors; convenes capital market stakeholders to advance the discussion of critical issues affecting audit quality, U.S. public company reporting, and investor trust in the capital markets; and using independent research and analyses, champions policies and standards that bolster and support the effectiveness and responsiveness of U.S. public company auditors and audits to dynamic market conditions.
The Communications Manager will work with a talented group of mission-driven people to communicate the value of audits to the capital markets and beyond. The Communications Manager will also support the auditing profession's diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives to improve representation in college accounting programs and across public audit firms. This position is tailor-made for an assertive media relation professional passionate about going after a story and persuading stakeholders.
The Communications Manager is responsible for helping to design, implement, and strengthen communication campaigns, including strategic media plans, that positively promote the CAQ's public profile and agenda. The Communications Manager will manage all media engagement and related written content in a variety of formats and play a key role in the CAQ's content creation, communications research, and media sponsorships. Reporting to the Director of Communications, the Communications Manager has a visible, hands-on, and tactical role that strengthens the CAQ's and the auditing profession's presence across a range of audiences.
Accountabilities & Responsibilities
Media relations (30%)
Developing Content (30%)
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required
Required Experience, Qualifications & Education
Preferred Experience, Qualifications & Education