Head – Public Relations (CEO Office) – Internet/ Ecommerce (8+ yrs)

Location Bangalore(East)
Discipline: Sales & Marketing
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Tavleen Bindra

Contact email: tavleen.bindra@crescendogroup.in
Job ref: 34432
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: 12/05/2021

An exciting opportunity for a Public Relations head holding with least 8 years of experience. You will be responsible designing and implementing marketing & PR strategies in order to cultivate brands’ relationships with the media, engage our target audience and boost the company’sbrand awareness working within the CEOs office. You’ll be coordinating with internal teams (e.g. Marketing and Communications) to maximize brand consistency in all advertising efforts while managing small PR teams internally and working with external agencies as well.

You will be working directly with the CEO office, the Chief of Staff and all BU leaders to define the roadmap for PR and build a world-class PR team. If you feel this is right opportunity for you, feel free to read on and apply.

LOCATION: Bangalore

YOUR FUTURE EMPLOYER:

Well renowned Indian Origin Ecommerce consumer tech start-up which enables users to start their online stores via social channels.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Formulating and implementing marketing & PR strategies that cultivate the company’s relationships with the media, engage their target audience and boost the company’s brand awareness.
  • Working directly with the CEO office, the Chief of Staff and all BU leaders to define the roadmap for PR
  • Maximizing brand presence on various channels (e.g. web, TV and social media)
  • Building and leading a world-class PR team while coordinating with internal teams (e.g. Marketing and Communications) to maximize brand consistency in all advertising efforts.
  • Organizing PR events to increase awareness of our company with partnerships from our PR agency while cultivating and maintaining relationships with media and influential professionals
  • Developing the PR strategy and creating a PR roadmap along with the PR agency for building the brand’s across multiple stakeholders – Suppliers i.e. MSME’s and Online Consumers
  • Ensuring that the company’s Ecommerce platform becomes the go to channel for online commerce for all of India’s MSME’s.
  • Managing and developing relationships with external agencies and positioning the client as a thought leadership brand imperative in creating our Employer Value Proposition

REQUIREMENTS:

  • MA / MBA / Masters in TISS, International biz studies, Economics from Top B Schools with 8+ yrs of experience in heading the Public Relations (PR) at Pan India level in Internet/Ecommerce marketplace in a Corporate environment
  • Prior experience in startups / Internet companies in similar roles will be great
  • Proven experience in managing internal PR team, marketing & communications team along with liaising with external PR/Marketing agencies
  • Ability of identifying new PR opportunities and along with strong foothold on problem solving abilities
  • Expertise in different social networks, including Facebook and Twitter
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with confidence to serve as the company’s spokesperson
  • Excellent communication skills both reading and writing with good problem solving skills.
  • Strong analytical aptitude in problem solving, multi tasker, critical thinker and a tactical executioner with a proven track record of finding solutions to business problems.

WHAT IS IN IT FOR YOU?

  • A high-performance culture with phenomenal career progression and Fast track career growth.
  • Work in a fast-paced environment in and established brand in Ecommerce industry.

REACH US:

If you think this role is aligned with your career, kindly write me an email along with your updated CV on tavleen.bindra@crescendogroup.in for a confidential discussion on the role.

Disclaimer:

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