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Senior Manager, Employer Branding and Communications

United States (Remote)

About the role

The Employee Branding & Communications leader will report to the VP, Talent Acquisition. As Senior Manager, you will be responsible for managing and growing a team that will build the HashiCorp employer brand, sharing stories of our company and our employees to drive talent attraction and ensuring our employees and teams are connected, inspired and engaged. 

This person will build a plan across three strategic imperatives: Employer Brand, Recruitment Marketing and Employee Engagement. The goal of this strategic plan is to ensure HashiCorp continues to be an employer of choice for both current and prospective employees as we go through various phase shifts.

In this role you can expect to...

  • Continue the development and refinement of the HashiCorp employer value proposition to align to our Principles.
  • Build, manage and develop a global team that focuses on employer branding, recruitment marketing and employee engagement.
  • Create a comprehensive employer branding strategy to elevate HashiCorp as a top talent destination for all talent segments and drive awareness across key demographics and markets. 
  • Create a compelling, data-driven recruitment marketing strategy incorporating content on earned, social, and paid channels, speaking engagements, conferences, awards, etc., to tell a compelling and cohesive HashiCorp people story. 
  • Partner with the marketing team to bring an employer brand lens to all customer, practitioner and investor marketing efforts.
  • Create a comprehensive communication journey focused on engagement specific to milestones throughout the employee lifecycle. 
  • Collaborate with the Engagement, Inclusion and Diversity team to elevate workplace belonging internally and externally.
  • Seamlessly collaborate with cross-functional leaders and stakeholders on messaging and strategy to drive effective employer brand communications internally and externally.

You may be a good fit for our team if you have...

  • You have 10+ years of relevant experience in internal or corporate communications, with a strong emphasis in people-focused communications.
  • An understanding of the strategic connection between employer brand and employee communications.
  • Experience scaling communication and engagement in a globally distributed company.
  • A builder mindset and ability to seamlessly move from high-level strategic thinking to detail-oriented tactical, outcome driven execution.
  • A pragmatic and collaborative approach to influencing and building consensus with marketing teams and other cross-functional stakeholders.
  • A creative vision of how to leverage internal and external communication channels to drive connection and engagement. 
  • A strong ability to translate complex concepts into simple and compelling messaging for different audiences.
  • Strong project management skills with a proven ability to run multiple projects simultaneously while delivering on the plan. 
  • An innate passion for diversity and inclusion with an understanding of how differences strengthen an organization. 
  • A track record of leading with kindness and integrity. 




Benefits at HashiCorp

Note: some benefits may differ from one country to another.

Medical, dental & vision

HashiCorp offers your choice of medical plans as well as dental and vision coverage for you and any dependents, including spouses, domestic partners, and children. Coverage begins upon your first day of hire.

Life & disability insurance

HashiCorp provides life insurance coverage in the amount equal to your annual salary at no cost to you. If you would like additional coverage, you have the option to enroll in voluntary life insurance for yourself or your dependents. You will also be covered under our short term and long term disability policies in the event that you are unable to work for an extended period of time due to a health condition.

Flexible spending account (FSA)

You can set aside pretax money to go towards the purchase or payment of approved health care and dependent care expenses. These can include copays, birth control, day care for children or elder adults, acupuncture, and more.

Vacation and Other Leaves

We believe in giving our employees the opportunity to recharge and refresh, and our vacation policy reflects that. Our Paid Vacation Policy offers employees 4 weeks of vacation per year. So, whether you’d like to vacation on a beach or relax at home, it’s up to you! Additionally, we offer 10 days of paid sick leave per year, bereavement leave, miscarriage leave and extended personal leave. We value your health and well-being and empower you to take ownership of your earned and well-deserved time away.


Our 401(k) plan provides a variety of investment options to help you fund your retirement. The plan allows you to contribute a designated amount of your pre-taxed income from each paycheck thereby lowering your taxable annual income. The plan also offers employees the opportunity to enroll in Roth, and after-tax contributions.

Family Expansion Benefit

We are dedicated to supporting the needs of our employees and their families in a way that is inclusive of all family structures. That is why we’re proud to offer a Family Expansion Benefit through Carrot designed to support a variety of family expansion methods that range from Adoption to Fertility treatments, and can be customized to the needs and preferences of each individual employee.

Maternity and Parental Leave

To bond with their newborn, we provide birthing parents up to 16 weeks of paid maternity leave via short-term disability and HashiCorp’s parental leave policy. For non-birthing parents (including adoptive) we offer 8 weeks of paid parental leave.

Expanded Mental Health Support

We understand the importance of supporting our employees mental health, and are committed to doing this through a variety of resources. In addition to offering an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), we provide employees access to an on-demand behavioral healthcare benefit through Ginger.