Communications Director, Trust & Safety

28 Apr, 2020

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Communications Director, Trust & Safety

TikTok
Mountain View, CA
Responsibilities
TikTok is the leading destination for short-form mobile video. Our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. TikTok has global offices including Los Angeles, Silicon Valley, New York, London, Paris, Berlin, Dubai, Mumbai, Singapore, Jakarta, Seoul, and Tokyo. We are looking for a dynamic leader to join our growing Communications Team. As the Communications Director, Trust & Safety, you will be responsible for: – Working within the TikTok Product groups and across verticals to develop press strategies around high profile and developing situations in the US related to the Trust & Safety efforts of the company – Communicating strategy and other major announcements with media and customers – Handling litigation communication and crisis management – Building and leading the US communication Trust & Safety team that will work closely with product teams to communicate the advantages and features of the product – Engaging with media and arrange US speaking opportunities for senior executives – Establishing processes to connect global PR teams and agencies to best practices from our efforts in the United States – Ensuring that key messaging and narratives embed with international teams and spokespeople – Advising internal cross-functional partners in engineering, product, policy, legal, and other groups on communications considerations for product updates
Qualifications
– 10+ years of relevant communication, public relations, and crisis management experience in US, with experience working with media directly – Proven ability to deliver work autonomously as well as along side cross-functional global teams – Team leader who can develop the skills of team members in building media relationships – Manages multiple projects simultaneously as well as being responsive to global situations – Track record of successfully building reputation for a technology start-up – Experience in multinational companies

Job posted: 2020-04-28