**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.’s mission is to build the largest, simplest and most trustworthy local marketplace. The free app for iOS and Android helps sellers quickly post items for sale with just a picture from their smartphones and lets buyers easily browse what’s nearby. Now the largest mobile marketplace for local buyers and sellers in the U.S., **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. brings millions of people together to discover more value right where they are.
AT A GLANCE
A top shopping app on iTunes and Google Play
Geekwire App of Year
50 Million Downloads
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is hiring a Communications Manager to support all corporate and consumer communications activities, reinforcing the brand as a leader in the industry. We’re looking for someone who understands the art of storytelling and can also build an aggressive communications plan, for both business and consumer outlets, that shapes consumer perception. You should be a trend-spotter in how brands are going to market and how to integrate a thoughtful communications strategy. As part of the communications team, you will also work closely with the full team to participate in idea generation and monthly planning.
Work cross-functionally with internal and external teams to develop and execute communications programs designed to drive and support company goals
Build relationships with media outlets and reporters, and be a “media hound,” comfortable pitching and staffing interviews
Educate press, bloggers, and other external parties about **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. and our value prop to consumers
Develop and manage press and internal comms materials including messaging, strategic press plans, reactive statements, briefing documents, blog posts, internal memos, and management of company spokespeople
6 years of PR experience working at an agency or in-house consumer technology or lifestyle brand
Deep understanding of corporate and consumer communications
Excellence in creating compelling and effective press announcements and pitches
Social media expertise with a demonstrated track record on at least three social networks with a clear understanding of content strategy
Stellar writing skills to draft press releases, blog posts, FAQs, talking points and briefing docs
Comfortable with being analytical and metric driven; not afraid to learn new skills, software, and platforms to generate content/data for pitching
Ability to work independently and proactively to develop relationships with editors and execute on programs that achieve measurable results
Meticulous attention to detail and organizational abilities
PR the PR function internally by sharing key press placements, and developing a monthly buzz report. Elevate trends and learnings to appropriate teams, etc
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is changing the way people buy and sell locally… Come join the team and take the ride of your life!