VP of Global Communications

New York, NY
StubHub – Strategic Communications /
Full-Time /
StubHub is on a mission to redefine the live event experience on a global scale. Whether someone is looking to attend their first event or their hundredth, we’re here to delight them all the way from the moment they start looking for a ticket until they step through the gate. The same goes for our sellers. From fans selling a single ticket to the promoters of a worldwide stadium tour, we want StubHub to be the safest, most convenient way to offer a ticket to the millions of fans who browse our platform around the world.

StubHub is seeking an experienced public relations professional to lead our global function, based at headquarters in New York City. As the Vice President of Global Communications, you spearhead the development and execution of StubHub’s communications strategies. This position will report to the Chief Business Officer and lead a dedicated team overseeing executive, internal, consumer, social media, crisis, and policy communications. You will be responsible for designing and implementing public relations campaigns and media relations strategies to drive our business and policy goals. We’re looking for someone who is bold, adaptable, and can grapple with complex industry dynamics. Candidates should expect a fast-paced, collegial, performance-focused, collaborative work environment.

What You'll Do

    • Develop and execute a comprehensive corporate communication strategy that 
    • drives StubHub’s business priorities and regulatory objectives.
    • Proactively identify opportunities to secure positive media coverage and manage. 
    • crisis communication when necessary.
    • Provide strategic counsel to the executive team, ensuring a consistent and 
    • effective leadership message externally and internally.
    • Lead, recruit, and retain a high-performing corporate communications team, 
    • fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and excellence.
    • Build and maintain strong relationships with key media outlets, journalists, and 
    • influencers in the technology and industry sectors.
    • Work cross-functionally to address the needs of key stakeholders, including investors, customers, employees, and partners.

Who You Are

    • Professional with 15+ years of experience in corporate communications and campaign-style media relations.
    • Leader who has worked directly with C-level executives and / or principals.
    • Candidates with crisis communications or political campaign experience preferred.
    • Skilled communicator with the ability to translate complex concepts into clear and compelling messages both verbally and in writing.
    • Demonstrated operational skills and attention to detail.
    • Experience as an effective manager of both employees and consultants.
    • High level of integrity and professionalism.

What We Offer

    • Accelerated Growth Environment: Immerse yourself in an environment designed for swift skill and knowledge enhancement, where you have the autonomy to lead experiments and tests on a massive scale. 
    • Top Tier Compensation Package: Enjoy a rewarding compensation package that includes enticing stock incentives, aligning with our commitment to recognizing and valuing your contributions. 
    • Flexible Time Off: Embrace a healthy work-life balance with unlimited Flex Time Off, providing you the flexibility to manage your schedule and recharge as needed. 
    • Comprehensive Benefits Package: Prioritize your well-being with a comprehensive benefits package, featuring 401k, and premium Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance options. 
    • Team-Building Events: Engage in vibrant team events that foster camaraderie and collaboration, creating an atmosphere where your professional and personal growth are celebrated. 
$300,000 - $322,500 a year
The anticipated gross base annual salary range for this role is $300,000 – $322,500 per year. Actual compensation will vary depending on factors such as a candidate’s qualifications, skills, experience, and competencies. Base annual salary is one component of StubHub’s total compensation and competitive benefits package, which includes equity, 401(k), paid time off, paid parental leave, and comprehensive health benefits. 
About Us 
StubHub is the world’s leading marketplace to buy and sell tickets to any live event, anywhere. Through StubHub in North America and viagogo, our international platform, we service customers in 195 countries in 33 languages and 49 available currencies. With more than 300 million tickets available annually on our platform to events around the world -- from sports to music, comedy to dance, festivals to theater -- StubHub offers the safest, most convenient way to buy or sell tickets to the most memorable live experiences. Come join our team for a front-row seat to the action. 

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