As the most senior communications professional in the organization, the Chief Communications Officer (CCO) is a member of Polaris’s Executive Team and is responsible for overseeing and guiding all aspects of Polaris’s communications functions. The CCO will ensure that Communications functions are integrated in the organization’s strategic approach to all of Polaris’ work. As a senior leader at Polaris, the CCO is a key strategic advisor on communications to the CEO, Board of Directors, and other leadership roles, and is the most trusted voice on communications matters for staff at all levels. As a newly created role at Polaris, the CCO brings innovation and new ideas, creates the future vision for strategic communications at the organization, elevates how strategic communications can drive our advocacy efforts, and advances the importance of excellence in communications throughout the organization as a whole. Successful leadership in this role builds Polaris’s brand visibility nationally and globally, and inspires a growing number of people to engage in our efforts to combat human trafficking and modern slavery.