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As a Communications Manager, you will be managing media relations and communications for Essential. To succeed here, youll need to be able to combine creativity with the organizational skills to manage numerous different projects to tight deadlines simultaneously, as well as enjoy pitching to all kinds of journalists, bloggers and commentators.
Build and deliver a clear narrative and generate greater awareness of our products and features, including regular outreach to press.
Manage communications for our merchant offerings, which includes creating compelling presentations, writing for our internal news channels, and working closely with senior leaders on delivering our narrative company-wide.
Develop and maintain close, productive relationships with teams across Essential, journalists, key partners and influencers in tech, business and mainstream press.
Think creatively, take smart risks and tackle tough issues as they arise.
BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience.
8 years of relevant PR, media, or communications experience.
Strong, clear communicator - both written and verbal.
Creativity in coming up with new, appealing angles for press and social media.
Ability to focus and prioritize given a huge variety and pace of updates and announcements.
Flexibility and willingness to change focus quickly as new needs arise.
Ability to work with colleagues in different countries and understand cultural differences.