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Director, Public Relations/Media Relations
Posted date [Dec-27-2016]
(ID: 4498)
Director, Public Relations/Media Relations


About Jet

Jets mission is to become the smartest way to shop and save on pretty much anything. Combining a revolutionary pricing engine, a world-class technology and fulfillment platform, and incredible customer service, weve set out to create a new kind of e-commerce. At Jet, were passionate about empowering people to live and work brilliant.

About Jets Internal Engine

Were building a new kind of company, and were building it from the inside out, which means that investing in hiring, developing, and retaining the brightest minds in the world is a top priority. Everything we do is grounded in three simple values: trust, transparency, and fairness. From our business model to our culture, we live our values to the extreme, whether were dealing with employees, retail partners, or consumers. We believe that happiness is the highest level of success and we want every person that crosses paths with Jet to achieve it. If youre an ambitious, smart, natural collaborator who likes taking risks, influencing, and innovating in a challenging hyper-growth environment, wed love to talk to you about joining our team.

About the Job

This is an opportunity to be the master storyteller for -- the leading passion-inspiring e-commerce brand that speaks to todays millennial audience.

Youll build marketplace awareness and inspire customers to try out by finding and telling inspiring stories through digital channels and the media. You should be curious and willing to try new ways to cut above the noise to help the media build interesting stories. Youll be the go-to expert and counselor for our execs in talking with the world outside. And, well look to you to raise awareness with other great people who want to join our team.

Build consumer awareness for through story-telling and creative PR programs.
Work closely with business and marketing partners to build out a strategy that helps drive business results.
Dream, develop and execute PR campaigns and product launches.
Write all PR plans, announcements, content, and exec prep materials.
Actively manage proactive and reactive media relations, build and nurture relationships with key media contacts, and act as our brand spokesperson.
Coach and counsel our team and execs on speaking to media.
Work closely with our parent company to create opportunities to reach media and customers.
Drive interest and intrigue with potential candidates, amplifying our talent acquisition efforts.

About You

Knowledge and Skills:
A keen understanding of the media landscape and social media, and an innovator in PR programs and campaigns.
An expert in finding and developing stories, and driving visibility -- from creating major moments to ongoing pulses of awareness.
A creative, irreverent and concise writer and content creator; equally as compelling with the spoken word.
Highly organized and excellent project manager.
Experienced in managing crises or issues with a focus on the customer.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in PR, Journalism, Communications or related field.
8-10+ years of experience in public relations.
Strong consumer and public relations experience.
A leader who embodies the values of trust, transparency and fairness.
Able to deliver messaging and value proposition verbally and written.

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Candidates will not contact you directly. Any relevant candidates will be forwarded by our staff.
Job Title Director, Public Relations/Media Relations
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