Location: San Francisco, California, United States
Job Category: Public Relations | Marketing
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: per year
Visa is seeking a Manager of Global Product Communications to build and execute integrated communications campaigns in support of Visa’s Fintech, Data, Security, and Identity products and Global Risk teams. This person will report to the Director of Global Communications and play a critical role in supporting and managing both global and North America campaigns.
The successful candidate will have experience in B2B technology communications and exceptional project management and editing skills. The candidate should also have interest in key technology and payments trends, including data-driven innovations, security and cybercrime, digital identity, cryptocurrency, and the growing ecosystem of fintechs.
Creative Campaigns: Develop comms strategies and lead execution of key programs and campaigns, including product news, thought leadership and proactive storytelling.
Media relations: Generate proactive media opportunities and address reactive inquiries from reporters covering a range of beats, including payments, fintech, business and consumer media. Staff interviews and speaking engagements.
Events and Speaking Engagements: Develop ongoing event and awards strategy and manage speaker submissions to highlight Visa innovations, experts and points of view.
Content Development: Develop materials including briefing documents, reactive statements, blog posts and social media content. Experience with paid content placement and development of video assets with the help of content marketing teams is preferred.
Global Coordination: Partner and align closely with international counterparts
Agency Management: Serve as day-to-day contact with external agency team, manage workflow and deliverables, monitor for quality, provide direct and timely feedback and evaluate agency deliverables against goals and objectives.
5 years of relevant work experience with a Bachelor’s Degree or at least 2 years of work experience with an Advanced degree (e.g. Masters, MBA) – the focus of your work has been primarily been related to PR or Communications.
6+ years of work experience with a Bachelor’s Degree or 4 +years of relevant experience with an Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters, MBA) working in PR or communications.
You demonstrate outstanding writing and editing
Aptitude for understanding complex topics and distilling it down for others to understand.
You have a solid ability to manage and drive multiple projects.
Ability to think, plan, and execute both autonomously and as part of a broader team.
You are passionate about the technology and Fintech industry and communicating Visa's role within it
You have prior experience working with large technology companies and matrixed environments.