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Activision Blizzard plays a centralized role in the creation of epic entertainment by supporting our interactive gaming brands and studios with a diverse range of career opportunities across corporate functions such as Marketing, Communications, Legal, Human Resources, Finance and Supply Chain. Located in our global headquarters in Santa Monica, we encompass equal parts agility, creativity and rigor to enhance the employee and player experience.

Your Mission

As a member of the Internal Communications team at ABK, the Senior Director, Internal Communications at Blizzard is part of a global function whose mission is to:

  • Align our people around our culture, values and business goals so they can deliver for our players and feel like this is the best place to have an epic career

  • Develop and drive a communications strategy that helps every employee understand their role in our mission

  • Champion our purpose of serving players and promote pride within the organization

  • players and feel like this is the best place to have an epic career

  • Develop and drive a communications strategy that helps every employee understand their role in our mission

  • Champion our purpose of serving players and promote pride within the organization

The Senior Director, Internal Communications at Blizzard has responsibility for:

  • Developing internal comms goals, strategies, KPIs, and program roadmaps, and be a leading voice in the development of overarching communications plans and strategies.

  • Fostering a strategic relationship with executive leadership and providing guidance on internal comms pillars, tone, content strategy, and delivery.

  • Drafting, presenting, implementing, and maintaining detailed internal communications plans, calendars, content for Blizzard and company-wide, and collateral, including HR comms, product announcements and updates, and speeches and talking points—leading discussions and coordinating efforts around milestone timing, strategy, and tactical execution.

  • Ensuring timely communication of Blizzard-specific transformations, news and information

  • Tailoring enterprise-wide news and cascade to Blizzard employees and evolving and managing Blizzard-specific channels

  • Organizing and communicating Blizzard-specific engagement events and activities from Blizzard-specific Studio, Franchise, HR, Finance, Tech and Operations news and information

  • Managing Blizzard-specific issues, change management, and crisis communications

  • Feeding Blizzard data into global IC editorial calendar and metrics dashboard

  • Promoting global initiatives, employee stories and projects across Blizzard and how they exemplify our ABK values and outcomes that deliver growth

  • Partnering closely with Blizzard ELT and HR to support the business, manage change, and define and drive the culture agenda for the division worldwide

  • Supporting thought leadership, executive visibility, employee L&D, DE&I and driving employee engagement, camaraderie and well-being by producing monthly global meeting and leading communications for special projects

  • Managing and developing Blizzard’s internal communications team members

Player Profile

  • A minimum of 10 years experience in internal communications

  • Strategic, anticipatory leader with a global program management background, and a proven track record of results

  • Excellent verbal communicator, editor, and writer who can create compelling, authentic messaging on tight deadlines.

  • Ability to synthesize, distill, and disseminate complex concepts and information from across a variety of business areas

  • A modern communicator with familiarity managing content on a company intranet, and in using the latest tools and methods

  • Experience working closely with, and coaching, executive leadership toward building positive internal profiles

  • Possess exemplary interpersonal and diplomatic skills, while maintaining an ability to always stay focused on the work at hand

  • Agility with ability to excel in fast-paced, matrixed environments

Pluses

  • A passionate gamer

  • Experience in mergers & acquisitions communications

Our World

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty®, World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Diablo®, Candy Crush™ and Bubble Witch™. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!

Our ability to build immersive and innovate worlds is only enhanced by diverse teams working in an inclusive environment. We aspire to have a culture where everyone can thrive in order to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment. We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for ‘Every World’ - we’ve got our employees covered!

The videogame industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.

Activision is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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