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Alliances Public Relations Manager

  • Location: San Mateo, 94403
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 20 days ago

Title: Alliances Public Relations Manager
Location: Remote
Type: Contract

Job Description: 

The Alliances Public Relations Contractor is responsible for managing alliances related communications activity for North America, EMEA, Latin America, and APAC. These activities include drafting and reviewing partner press releases, maintaining partner press release templates, and managing inbound partner press releases, Marcom requests, and communication projects in collaboration with the Alliances, Marcom, and Public Relations teams. This position reports to the Senior PR Manager.

Responsibilities include:
  • Manages Alliances PR pipeline of news announcements (new Consulting and Solution partner press releases, partner momentum press releases, etc.)
  • Oversees and executes all parts of the partner press release lifecycle (including writing/editing releases; securing internal and partner approvals; coordinating distribution plans; and communicating news internally and externally.
  • Manages the review process for all incoming partner press releases and communications projects including blogs working closely with Alliances, Marcom, Legal, and the Public Relations teams.
  • Ensures that partner marketing projects and written materials are produced in line with the company brand and voice guidelines.
  • Manages partner byline and media interview opportunities as appropriate.
Qualifications:
  • 5+ years’ experience in media relations or journalism; superior written and verbal communication skills; strong organizational skills; excellent project management and interpersonal skills; ability to work effectively with all levels of employees within the company and customer organizations, including executive and technical staff; proficiency in Microsoft Office, Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Public Relations, English or related field. B2B PR experience in the insurance software industry a strong plus. 
Desired Characteristics: 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects while maintaining a high quality of work 
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work individually and in a team environment 
  • Comfortable writing about technology and complex business topics in an easy to understand manner 
  • Ability to effectively interact at all levels of an organization from senior level executives to all other employment segments 
  • Self-starter with the ability to focus in a world of changing priorities 
  • Relationship builder with a passion for PR

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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