Marketing Communications Manager at Tango
Mountain View, CA, US
You must want to work in a startup environment, be a self-starter full of drive, and be flexible to multiple roles, whether that means contributing to product improvements or pitching to publications and TV networks. Initially you will be focusing on the external elements communicating to the general public. This will include drafting blog posts, press releases, conducting media outreach, PR strategy, all messaging elements of the website and platform, and createing opportunities for management and yourself (if capable) for interviews and speaking engagements. You must be in tune with what different generations, especially young people (teenagers and early 20-somethings) are into, and be able to reach them via platforms they are on. Being savvy in social media, being able to engage millions via creative guerrilla marketing and viral social channels, being able to provoke audience's curiosity and stand out from the crowd, without a huge marketing budget, are the attributes we are looking for.



Responsibilities:



Prepare internal presentations and memos, hold meetings, and distribute emails to communicate executive messaging with employees
Prepare speaking opportunities for members of the management team
Draft and issue blogs and press releases; compile press kit; create and develop our email marketing; set messaging for the website
Create and implement effective media and PR strategies; arrange interviews with the appropriate parties


Qualifications and Experience:



Must be a Tango app user (we will contact you via Tango!)
Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, collaboration and organizations skills
Excellent written, oral, and visual communication skills
Strong leaderships skills for overseeing projects and managing members of the company whose time and input you need for your initiatives
Strong research and editing skills in order to maintain top quality and accuracy
Experience writing for newspapers, editorial positions a plus