Sr. PR Manager, Robotics

15 May, 2020

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Sr. PR Manager, Robotics

Amazon
Seattle, WA

DESCRIPTION

As Amazon continues to grow its network, which is powered by incredible employees and innovative technology, the company is enabling delivery at even faster speeds and in the most convenient locations. Amazon is looking for an experienced media expert for the role of Sr. PR Manager, Robotics, to share the amazing stories of the people behind our technology in compelling ways, and bring the innovations inside our buildings to a national stage.

Based in Seattle, this individual will develop and execute media content and thought leadership to support Robotics and the advanced technologies utilized across Amazon’s Operations network. These technologies enable Amazon to better serve our customers by delivering packages more efficiently and support employees in their day-to-day work.

The ideal candidate is able to dive deep into the tech and is motivated by a dynamic, highly creative culture where the challenge of breaking new ground is welcome. The right individual thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic organization and has a track record of generating media results and paying painstaking attention to important details.

Excellent writing skills are imperative for this role. The successful candidate must think and communicate clearly and be able to formulate a clear viewpoint on complicated material, and create a concise and well-written narrative on technical content.

Key Responsibilities:
· Devising and implementing communications goals, strategies and tactical media relations and engagement campaigns specific to Robotics and technology within Amazon Operations
· Drive forward thought leadership campaigns and platforms, and our participation in industry speaking events and technical journals
· Manage complex, fast-moving, and unexpected communications challenges with high judgment and professionalism
· Sourcing, writing and editing content
· Create and update communication materials on both a proactive and reactive basis
· Work quickly and precisely under tight deadlines, and prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· 12+ years of communications experience, preferably with national brands
· Bachelor’s Degree in Communications or related discipline

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Experience driving direction and alignment with large cross-functional teams
· Track of record of building, pitching and managing in-depth stories with top tier outlets
· Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment
· Creativity and the ability to develop fresh concepts to accomplish objectives
· Team player who is willing to roll up their sleeves to get the job done
· A lover and watcher of all-things robotics and deep tech

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Job posted: 2020-05-15