Sr. Manager, Global Analyst Relations
Location:
San Jose , California
Posted:
October 19, 2016
Reference:
R1022458
Additional Location(s) or Information: Open to anywhere in the US
Job Category: Marketing
Level of Experience: Experienced - Manager
Requisition #: R1022458

Description:

What You'll Do
The Sr. Manager, Global Analyst Relations will be responsible for driving an industry-leading Analyst Relations (AR) program across security, networking, data center, cloud, partner program, and services. You will be responsible for engaging with Cisco senior business leaders and ensuring that we communicate a cohesive strategy and story to analysts who cover these areas of our business. You will be managing high ROI outreach programs focused on strategic engagement with the industry analyst community across the globe. You will be expected to act as a key strategic advisor to Cisco's business, driving valuable insight, guidance and feedback back into the business to help inform strategy, business and marketing decisions.

Who You'll Work With
You will serve as the primary interface from AR to the SVP of Engineering and his leadership team for these technology areas. You will work closely with key internal and external stakeholders to develop and deliver programs that maximize influencer and customer awareness, consideration and recommendation of Cisco's strategy globally across security, networking, data center, cloud, partner program, and services. You will serve as the Group Lead for the Security/Networking AR Team and the Data Center/Cloud AR Team, which falls within the Global AR Team and rolls up into Global Corporate Communications (GCC).

Who You Are
You are comfortable at the executive level, working closely with communications and business peers to drive strategy and messaging. You have a strong understanding of business fundamentals and technology. You have excellent written and verbal communications skills. You have a strong industry analyst relations background as well as experience that demonstrates sound judgment and good instincts. You are smart, respectful, innovative, collaborative, proactive, organized, and accountable. You see opportunities and are a "glass-half full" type of person who is keenly focused on achieving results. You have a BA/BS or equivalent plus 10+ years related experience.

Minimum Qualifications
10+ years in Marketing or Communications with a technology focus
BA/BS Degree
Comfortable developing and delivering powerpoint presentations
Experience pulling together integrated communications plans
Ability to prioritize, multitask, and handle change in real time
Ability to move quickly - assess the situation, aggregate data, make a decision and move
Comfortable working with senior level executives

Desired Skills
Experience with ARchitect Analyst Database a plus
Strong influencing skills
Calm under pressure
Digital/social media presence a plus

Why Cisco
We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.

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Job Type: Manager
Opportunity Category: Internet of Everything
A little about us:
We are one, big, techie, employee tribe that changes the world while having fun.

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