Media Relations Manager, Gurugram, Haryana, India

We are looking for a media relations manager to oversee communications with the media, including preparing media/press releases, media kits, and other content initiatives. The manager will also cultivate and develop relationships with the media.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare and send targeted media releases
    • Capturing key narratives from analyst research notes and reports
  • Develop relationships with global, regional and technology press contacts
  • Cultivate and enhance collaborative relationships with media
  • Optimize internal processes to ensure consistent and impactful release scheduling
    • Maintain short-to-long term media release pipeline based on analyst research calendar
  • Keep up to date with tech industry headlines; share important breaking stories internally with relevant analysts and the broader team
  • Prepare media kits and press briefings
  • Manage press database
  • Explore, assess and leverage various PR platforms and newswires which expand our reach and targeting capabilities
  • After your first year you will have gained:
    • A keen understanding of tech sector current events – especially the following key segments: smartphones, semiconductors, IoT, smart automotive, 5G networks
    • Competence in pitching the most important stories in technology to journalists across global tier 1, regional and tech media

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Preferably 3-5 years of experience in a similar role – technology related is a plus
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Attention to detail, quick learner, takes ownership and can work independently
  • Ability to work across various teams and functions

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive base salary with annual bonus
  • 30 days annual leave (incl. public holidays)
  • Professional development and training to be a tier 1 tech media PR specialist
  • Unique culture with an entrepreneurial environment; strong emphasis on learning and growth
  • Location: India (preferably New Delhi or Mumbai but we are flexible)

How to Apply