Preferred Qualifications Oracle is seeking a manager of product PR to help drive PR for one of the key areas of our business \u2013 IaaS. This is a high profile growth area and we are looking for a self-starter with big ideas who is hungry to deliver award-winning work. We are looking for a communications professional with a solid professional presence, exceptional writing and critical thinking skills, as well as experience leading integrated PR programs and thought leadership campaigns. Strong ability to drive strategy and provide counsel to senior leadership, as well as \u201croll up your sleeves\u201d and execute. You should be results oriented, have a strong intellectual curiosity, be comfortable working within a matrixed organization and be able to thrive in a fast-paced, environment. A mix of agency and in-house experience is preferred. Responsibilities Include: \u2022 Develop subject matter expertise in Oracle technology, issues that impact our business and the competitive landscape. \u2022 Create and execute communications programs that amplify Oracle\u2019s product messages. \u2022 Proactively identify and develop content that aligns with the strategic priorities of the business. \u2022 Have a passion for developing and executing media relations programs\u2014building and maintaining reporter relationships, identifying story ideas, pitching stories and securing coverage. \u2022 Provide communications support and counsel to global colleagues. \u2022 Conceptualize, write and deliver long-form content such as press releases, contributed articles and op-eds. \u2022 Work cross functionally with various teams at Oracle. \u2022 Cultivate relationships with tech reporters. Basic Requirements Include: \u2022 BA\/BS in Communications, Journalism or Public Relations preferred \u2022 12 years of communications experience, including technology\/product and thought leadership programs \u2022 Experience working on Cloud and Infrastructure topics a must \u2022 Excellent writing, editing, and project management skills \u2022 Ability to thrive under pressure \u2022 Position is based in Redwood Shores, CA Detailed Description and Job Requirements Development of communication programs to promote Oracle*s products and services. Evaluates and manages new strategic business opportunities, initiatives, mergers, acquisitions, partnerships, alliances and\/or joint ventures. Oversees market analysis, monitors competitive activity, and identifies customer needs. Provides leadership in the planning, designing, due diligence, and implementing of strategic business objectives. Defines vision, strategies, and tactics. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function. Primarily a resource\/ allocation role, coordinating the daily activities of a work group and setting priorities to ensure task completion. Supervises within prescribed procedures with management review and approval. Maintains orderly work processes by coordinating work flow and work quality. Provides technical\/functional leadership, as well as first line supervision, but does not have hire\/fire authority. Uses individual knowledge and skills to develop team members. Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law. Job :Marketing Travel :Yes, 25 % of the Time
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Oracle Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, hosts, and supports database and middleware software, applications software, and hardware systems. It licenses database and middleware software, including database and database management, application server and cloud application, service-oriented architecture and business process management, business intelligence, identity and access management, data integration, Web experience management, portals, and content management and social network software, as well as development tools and Java, a software development platform; and applications software comprising human capital and talent management, customer experience and customer relationship management, financial management and governance, risk and compliance, procurement, project portfolio management, supply chain management, business analytics and enterprise performance management, and industry-specific applications software. The company also provides customers with rights to unspecified software product upgrades and maintenance releases; patches released; Internet access to technical content; and Internet and telephone access to technical support personnel. In addition, it offers servers; storage, networking, and virtualization software; operating systems, including the Oracle Solaris Operating System; management software to IT environments, such as public and private cloud computing environments; Oracle engineered systems; and hardware systems support solutions, including software updates for the software components, as well as product repair, maintenance, and technical support services. Further, the company provides consulting services in business and IT strategy alignment, enterprise architecture planning and design, initial product implementation and integration, and ongoing product enhancement and upgrade services; Oracle managed cloud services; and education services. Oracle Corporation was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Redwood City, California.