Marketing Communication - Public Relations Specialist (Event Management Software)

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San Mateo, CA

Jolly is a silicon valley based software company with more than 20,000 global customers, including many Fortune 500 companies and world renowned organizations.

We are seeking a Junior Public Relations Manager to nurture a strong industry network, increase brand awareness and develop an enviable corporate image by developing and executing effective communication and media relations programs.

This is a unique chance to get in on the ground floor of a rapidly-expanding software company, focusing your energetic and outgoing personality on finding the ideal solutions for each of our future customers.

- Develop and maintain media contact lists and authoritative websites, coordinate all public relations activities
- Conduct industry and competitive research
- Social media activities, with the focus on LinkedIn
- Manage media inquiries
- Craft and pitch compelling story ideas to media; develop industry-specific media relationships and serve as a media resource
- Draft PR and marketing materials including press releases, media alerts, newsletters and any other writing
- Research, develop and execute editorial calendars for social, blog and other communications channels
- Determine key messages and make sure all content produced by other team members are in line with them
- Monitor, analyze and communicate PR results on a monthly basis
- Evaluate opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships and advertising on an on-going basis
- Build relationships with thought leaders to grow industry awareness
- Maintain a keen understanding of industry trends affecting clients and make appropriate recommendations regarding communication strategy surrounding them
- Actively learn and seek out technologies that enhance our service, and increase performance in managing and measuring PR and social media campaigns
- Attend and actively participate in team meetings and brainstorming sessions
- Monitor and share relevant/timely industry-related news
- Provide Marketing Manager and CEO weekly report on all previous and upcoming activities

- Exceptional writing and editing skills
- Solid experience with social media including blogs, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, etc. and basic knowledge in SEO
- Highly proactive personality, easily able to network with potential customers of all levels
- Ability to learn quickly and pick up new concepts
- Solid balance of operational and creative skill sets; right side/left side of brain thinker, combining creative and business skills
- Excellent attention to detail while simultaneously capable of seeing the whole picture
- Event management experience a plus
- Bachelors or Masters degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications or a related discipline
- Proven working experience in public relations a plus

Ideal Candidate
A multi-skilled and multi-talented person who is seeking a position in a rapid growth early stage environment to demonstrate one's capabilities in managing multiple marketing projects and play significant role in increasing overall demand and climb up the ladders as organization grows.

Application Process
- Reply with your resume including education details in PDF or Word format to jobs.2015 (at) jollytech.com with the subject “JOL-MKPR-CA-042417”
- Include your desired salary - Include 3-5 bulleted points listing your top strengths and top measurable achievements (please be concise)

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