Corporate Public Relations is valued as a strategic contributor supporting the company’s brand and reputation. The areas of responsibility include external communications strategy, plan development and implementation of supporting PR and social media activities.
Brief Description of Role:
This position provides public relations support across a range of initiatives and organizations in Schwab Investor Services, the firm’s retail business organization, including the network of local branch locations. The position is responsible for supporting and driving various public relations activities including press release, talking points, and story pitch development; working with a range of firm spokespeople; interacting with the media on behalf of the firm; and external agency management.
Bachelor’s degree and 4+ years Public Relations functional knowledge required.
Experience in planning and implementing media relations programs and in developing relationships with key reporters required.
Excellent writing/verbal communication skills including in the areas of message development, press releases, spokesperson talking points and communications plans required.
Experience in financial services public relations preferred.
Experience working for and/or with agencies preferred.
Experience executing social media communications preferred.
The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE: SCHW) has been a leader in financial services for more than three decades. Through advocacy and...