Director of Public Relations

Remote or Los Angeles, CA Marketing

Overview

This is a new role that will be responsible for developing, leading, and coordinating a PR and communications strategy that creates broader awareness of ReCharge in the ecommerce, finance and tech worlds. We are looking for an individual who has likely been a part of a PR team at a fast-growing tech company and who is seeking an opportunity to make a big impact. This position will report to the VP of Marketing and will work closely with leadership across the organization.

What You’ll Do

  • Live by and champion our values: #day-one, #ownership, #empathy, #humility.
  • Develop a communications strategy, from start to finish, to build awareness and engagement within our target audiences (DTC merchants, tech and agency partners, analysts, press, prospective employees, etc)
  • Develop an engagement strategy for key media outlets spanning ecommerce, finance, and tech outlets
  • Manage and select a PR agency to support your strategy
  • Create and deploy media strategies to support launches and other key company announcements
  • Build and manage public profiles for the executive team
  • Coach and advise the executive team on public speaking
  • Identify and secure interviews, byline and contributed articles, and speaking opportunities for members of the ReCharge team
  • Proactively pitch the ReCharge story (product, customers, company, and team) to media outlets
  • Maintain a regular cadence of media mentions, speaking opportunities, etc. to keep ReCharge top of mind with customers, press, and others
  • Identify and complete award submissions
  • Develop and edit written materials including plans, press releases, media alerts, fact sheets, and FAQs
  • Interact with investors, executives, customers, and a variety of stakeholders
  • Track, analyze, and report on the effectiveness of coverage

What You’ll Bring

  • 8+ years relevant experience in corporate communications
  • Experience owning, or significantly contributing to, a PR and media relations function for a fast-growing, tech company
  • A  strong set of journalist and editor relationships from the tech/ecommerce press or other relevant media
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Ability to quickly and effectively create succinct talking points across a variety of topics and situations
  • Ability to find the bigger and more compelling story in a product launch, piece of data, or company event
  • Flexibility, adaptability, and the ability to multitask are essential 
  • Ability to thrive in dynamic, collaborative environments and a drive to exceed goals
  • The resourcefulness to figure out what needs to be done and find ways to make it happen
  • Ability to work remotely and a desire to make an impact at a high-growth start-up
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent required. 

Who We Are

Since 2014, ReCharge has helped over 15,000 merchants launch and scale their subscription business. Be it a curated monthly box, recurring necessities or access to exclusive perks, ReCharge powers billions of dollars in annual processing for nearly 30 million consumers. Our remote-first team of 250+ is building the future of subscription commerce. Come join us on our mission to connect and empower the world through payments. 

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ReCharge Payments is an equal opportunity employer. In addition to EEO being the law, it is a policy that is fully consistent with our principles. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, pregnancy or age. ReCharge Payments prohibits any form of workplace harassment. 

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