Communications Manager

Snap Inc.
(Paris. France)
Posted: 5. March 2019
Posted: 
Tuesday, 5 March 2019
Location: 
Paris
France
Company: 
Snap Inc.
Company profile: 

Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.

At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at accommodations-ext@snap.com.

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Job description: 

Snapchat is the camera used by millions of people every day to Snap with family, watch Stories from friends, see events from around the world, and explore expertly curated content from top publishers. In short, we are a passionate team working hard to build the best platform in the world for communication and storytelling.

We’re looking for a smart, passionate and media-savvy Communications Manager to join Team Snapchat! Reporting to the Communications Director for International, you will play a central role in growing visibility for our products and services in France. Working from our Paris, FR office, you will work closely with the Communications team in London and Los Angeles as well as the local team in Paris to make Snapchat famous in France.

 

What you'll do:

  • Be an ambassador for Snap in France, helping to educate reporters and ensure our products and services are well represented in local media
  • Be a trusted contact for French media who rely on you for timely and accurate information and creative story ideas
  • Collaborate closely with the close-knit global Communications team to share local knowledge, coordinate campaigns, and develop ideas
  • Work with the team in Paris to identify and develop interesting stories that highlight the relevance of our platform to local advertisers and consumers
  • Pitch news stories, organize press briefings, create press materials, and prepare spokespeople for local media interviews and speaking engagements

 

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Professional experience ideally at a fast-paced consumer brand

 

Preferred qualifications:

  • Extensive PR experience, preferably working with a high-profile consumer facing brand
  • Excellent relationships across business, consumer, technology, and trade media in France
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to build relationships cross-functionally and manage a wide variety of stakeholders
  • The confidence and skills to work strategically despite frequent inbound enquiries and requests
  • An eloquent verbal communicator with excellent written skills and fastidious attention to detail
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