Amazon is seeking a smart, self-motivated and creative Senior PR Manager to support our growing Devices and Services business in the Americas.
As regional PR owner of Amazon Devices for the Americas (including Canada, Mexico and Brazil), you will lead the proactive communication for Echo, Alexa, Kindle, and more. You will collaborate daily with PR, business and external agency teams to imagine, develop and execute PR programs designed to enhance the reputation of Alexa and Amazon Devices to media in each country.
You will act as a key advisor to PR colleagues and business partners, and support global PR campaigns taking into consideration cultural nuances. You must have high-judgment, excellent communication skills, exemplary writing ability, exceptional initiative, and a talent for effectively managing projects. You will also have experience of working to high standards under tight deadlines, and be flexible in managing ambiguity as priorities change.
A strong track record of working with major brands on major campaigns is essential, alongside a high level of creativity and extensive experience in dealing with consumer technology media contacts and news desks.
Acting as a PR subject matter expert for Alexa and Devices in the Americas
Devising and implementing comprehensive communication programs that build buzz and awareness for Alexa and Amazon Devices
Close collaboration with PR colleagues globally
Working with key stakeholders across regions, including PR/business leads and external PR agencies
Providing strategic counsel to senior business leaders
Ensuring consistency of company-wide communication, sharing best practices, capitalizing on opportunities globally and developing impactful regional media strategies
Keeping current on trends, issues and news about the business and the world of consumer technology
Building and maintaining strong relationships with appropriate media contacts in each country
Conducting proactive and reactive media relations