Full Time
New York, US
Posted 4 months ago

Director, Communications

Axoni is building the next generation of capital markets technology. Our solutions are used by the world’s leading banks, asset managers, hedge funds, and infrastructure providers. Our diverse team focuses every day on our goal of building products that will change and improve how our clients and the markets will interact. 

We are seeking talented, motivated professionals that want to be part of this once-in-a-career opportunity to not only see, but also drive the incredible changes coming to global capital markets. We are building a culture where our team feels valued and everyone is given an opportunity to grow and succeed. We try to live by our Core Values and demonstrate what we believe represent the kind of company we are working to build. These Values are: Delivery is everything; Choose Kindness; Be better every day.

Axoni is seeking a Director of Communications to join our team. The person in this role will oversee communication efforts for the company, including interactions with the press, investors, regulators, the market, and our team. This is a hands-on role that requires the ability to think strategically as well as take direct ownership over the implementation of communications objectives.

As the Director of Communications at Axoni, you will:

  • Drive external communication efforts, including public relations and marketing
  • Coordinate with the Accounts team to align regular client updates and messaging
  • Implement internal communications program to enhance transparency across the organization
  • Engage with members of the press and regulatory bodies regarding Axoni’s business objectives
  • Develop and implement company’s social media presence
  • Work with internal SMEs to develop and publish insights
  • Work with executive team to refine and implement overall communication strategy
  • Serve as the point person for all media interactions
  • Cultivate relationships with key media outlets to ensure Axoni’s message is clear and accurate
  • Prepare Axoni team members external presentations to the press, conferences, and regulators
  • Maintenance and ongoing development of public relations contacts
  • Draft press releases, website copy, and marketing collateral
  • Develop regular internal presentations for Axoni’s team and investors

We’re looking for:

  • 10+ years of experience in public relations and/or communications role(s)
  • Knowledgeable about institutional financial markets, market structure, and market infrastructure
  • Understanding of the role of major financial technologies, including blockchain
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with social media platforms and related tooling
  • Capable of organizing multifaceted communications with input from various stakeholders
  • Ability to understand and simplify complex organizational goals
  • Proficient with MS Office and common web administration tools (WordPress, Mailchimp, etc)

Individuals seeking employment at Axoni are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. You are being given the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.

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