Corporate Communications Manager 202434

Pleasanton /
Marketing – Corporate Communications & Creative Services /
Full time
Ellie Mae is the leading cloud-based platform provider for the mortgage finance industry. Ellie Mae’s technology solutions enable lenders to originate more loans, reduce origination costs, and reduce the time to close, all while ensuring the highest levels of compliance, quality and efficiency. Visit ‪ to learn more.

We’re looking for a positive team player with 7+ years of corporate communications experience to help manage and deliver on a successful public relations and other industry-related programs for ICE Mortgage Technology, as part of the corporate communications team and in partnership with our external PR agency.

What You’ll Do

    • Manage the day-to-day PR functions for ICE Mortgage Technology and serve as a point of contact for our PR agency.
    • Maintain the corporate PR editorial calendar and align internal and external resources to support our priorities across the globe.
    • Write press releases per corporate initiatives and company news, in partnership with internal teams and work with our PR agency to distribute on schedule.
    • Develop content for our industry audiences both in the mortgage and technology industries, inclusive of our technology narrative, engineering population, and employer branding.
    • Work with our Product and Technology leaders to develop an executive technology voice across the industry and in the company.
    • Support PR, Marketing, Events, and Sales teams with cross-department coordination of media partnerships and sponsorships.
    • Work with the PR team and Communications lead to identify and fulfill key speaker opportunities and awards submissions.
    • Partner with the communications team to provide relevant industry content both internally and externally.
    • Manage Crisis Communications playbook and make necessary updates in conjunction with the security and business continuity teams.
    • Support and coordinate media interviews and opportunities as needed.
    • Create and deliver regular reports to highlight KPIs for PR and industry activities.

How You’ll Succeed

    • You’re excited to make a difference for our communications team starting day one
    • You’re both a team player and self-motivated to succeed
    • You have proven ability to effectively work across all job levels
    • You have a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
    • You have at least 7 years experience in corporate communications with a focus on public relations
    • If you have PR experience in the Mortgage or Financial Services industry, that’s a plus
    • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • You’re able to demonstrate established and proven relationships with media and external PR agencies
    • You’ll have proven ability to manage PR functions in a fast-paced environment
    • You don’t mind a flexible schedule, with possible light to moderate travel (post pandemic of course)

Ellie Mae is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

We do not accept resumes from headhunters, placement agencies, or other suppliers that have not signed a formal agreement with us.