Vice President Investor Relations
Remote , USA | Rackspace
Operations / Production
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Rackspace is seeking a Vice President of Investor Relations (IR) who is passionate about cloud technology and IT services. Backed by some of the world’s leading private equity firms and with publicly traded debt, Rackspace has a large existing shareholder base and is a leader in the cloud IT services industry. The Vice President of IR will be responsible for leading our investor relations program, working closely with corporate finance, corporate communications, and executive leadership to develop, execute, and communicate our corporate strategy to investors, employees, ratings agencies, the financial community, and other constituents.
Create and execute overall investor relations road map
Provide guidance and guidelines to CEO/CFO on key investor messages and run quarterly earnings process
Coordinate with finance, marketing and legal teams on all investor marketing materials and communications
Support Finance and Corporate Development teams in managing investment banking and lending relationships
Work with Finance and Treasury teams to optimize capital structure
Manage ongoing communications with investors and the financial community
Organize Rackspace investor events and coordinate/attend/speak at industry events
Maintain Rackspace investor relations portal
Research relevant industries with a focus on market size, competitive landscape, and valuations
Maintain investor databases and transaction logs, and work with Finance and third parties to identify opportunities to enhance our corporate communications strategy with the financial community
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related experience.
10+ years of specific work experience in investor relations, investment banking, strategy consulting, and/or corporate communications
Deep familiarity with financial and legal reporting requirements of publicly traded companies
Experience working in a technology company a plus
Ability to work closely and collaboratively with senior executive leaders and board members
Outstanding communication skills; written, verbal and presentation
Excellent financial modelling and analytical skills
Excellent organizational and project management skills
High level of proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
Strong work ethic, integrity, mature personality, and comfortable working with and presenting to senior executives.
Ability to make sound decisions quickly, evaluating relevant context under pressure.
Ability to develop and deliver messaging, presentations, and communications to varying audiences, adapting deliver methods and styles.
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