Amazon Corporate LLC Public Relations Manager, Amazon Ads in Seattle, Washington
Job summaryAmazon is seeking an experienced public relations professional to help support our worldwide advertising business, specifically leading strategies around executive communications, events and owned channels.Key job responsibilitiesAmazon is seeking an experienced public relations professional to help support our worldwide advertising business, specifically leading strategies around executive communications, events and owned channels. Amazon Ads helps brands reach relevant audiences on our sites, apps, devices and across the web in ways that help grow their businesses and create value for customers.As a PR Manager for Amazon Ads' exec comms/events/owned channels, you will provides counsel to and partners with business leaders to craft and execute global programs in support of Amazon Ads' business goals. This includes but is not limited to executive media relations and event presence, media strategies supporting Amazon Ads events, and content packages for Amazon/Amazon Ads channels.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, developing and executing owned and earned proactive communications strategies, tactics, and content for our executives and tied to Amazon Ads events; ongoing media relations; creating Amazon Ads content packages for Amazon/Amazon Ads channels; collaborating with stakeholders across Amazon Ads' PR and marketing teams, as well as Amazon's global PR team; and working with our international teams to help extend and localize programs for their regions.The successful candidate is customer-obsessed with high-judgment, and possesses excellent communications, media relations, and project and people management skills. The candidate should have experience working with high standards under tight deadlines and managing ambiguity as priorities change. Explicit exec comms, events, and owned channels experience is strongly preferred.A day in the life* Spearhead owned and earned communications strategies and messaging for cross-Amazon Ads storytelling.* Manage executive speaking opportunities and media engagement* Provide strategic PR counsel and support to business leaders globally* Keep current on industry trends, issues, and news and proactively provide related counsel* Build and maintain media relationships* Successfully manage complex, fast-moving and unexpected communications challenges* 7+ years of experience in Public Relations* Experience driving executive communications programs and event and owned-channel strategies* Bachelor's degree* Experience working internationally, including with media across multiple regions* Experience working with sales teams* Experience managing a current network of media contacts and a desire to work with the media proactively to accomplish business goals* Experience writing for a range of audiences and formats, including copy-writing and speech writing* An entrepreneurial spirit, including the ability to work independently and autonomouslyAmazon 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.