Corporate Communications Manager

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Jan 27, 2014
Closes
Feb 26, 2014
Contact
Mashable HR
Duration
Full Time
Mashable is seeking a Manger of Corporate Communications with an exceptional understanding of digital media, digital advertising and technology. This position offers a unique opportunity to play a key role in a broad range of communications that will contribute to the company’s growth.

All applicable candidates must have experience in digital media, digital advertising, communications and public relations.


Responsibilities:

Provide day-to-day support to the Director of Marketing and Communications in executing the overall BtoB communications and brand strategy.
Lead day-to-day BtoB public relations and media relations:
Proactively place stories with key media outlets.
Field incoming press inquiries.
Prepare and edit press materials.
Prepare executives and team members for interviews and events.
Identify speaking opportunities and events.
Create presentations and materials for speaking opportunities.
Coordinate interviews and speaking opportunities for Mashable staff.
Coordinate promotion of business initiatives and events.
Manage relationships with key industry partnerships.
Track brand mentions and coverage.
Collaborate with teams across the company on communications and strategy.
Research as needed.
Serve as a brand ambassador for Mashable online and offline.


Experience and Skills:

Outstanding communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills.
Deep knowledge of the media industry and advertising industry.
Experience working with executives.
Experience working with the press.
Experience working with advertising press preferred.
Strong multi-tasking and attention to detail.
Excellent writing and editing skills.
Able to change direction and operate in a fast-paced environment.
Self-starter who understands how and when to be proactive as well as an effective team player.
Proficiency with web based business applications (Google Docs, relationship and workflow management software).
Ability to travel.
Sense of humor, positive attitude, and passion for digital media.
Minimum 4 years experience in media.
This position is based in New York City.

You must be located in New York.