Director of Communications
Course Hero, Inc. - Redwood City, CA

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Come join a growing start-up in the rapidly evolving edtech space. Silicon Valley based Course Hero, Inc. is looking for an experienced Director of Communications to drive Course Hero’s corporate and product communications strategy.

What you'll do
  • Define, manage and execute all aspects of the Course Hero corporate and product communications strategy
  • Conduct media, analyst and influencer relations to secure company, product and executive coverage in key publications
  • Develop all PR collateral including press releases, bylines, awards and events submissions
  • Secure and support corporate and executive presence at key industry events
  • Collaborate with senior leadership and development team to ensure product development aligns to brand/messaging goals
  • Manage vendor partnerships to ensure receipt of deliverables and maximize value of the relationships
What we're looking for
  • 4-8 years Marketing/Communications experience; startup experience a plus
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills: ability to articulate a vision and strategy in a way that inspires and motivates a team and focuses their energy on achieving business goals
  • Solid media relations experience working with top-tier business, technology and trade media. Education industry experience a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, writing, editing and project management skills
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize tasks within resource/time constraints
  • Demonstrated self-starter and independent thinker
  • Ability to work effectively cross-functionally with proven track record of driving results
  • Experience with SEO a plus: developing targeted web copy and driving search engine inclusion
  • BA/BS in Marketing, Communications, Business, Journalism or related field
What we provide you
  • Competitive salary & stock option packages
  • Full Health Benefits (medical, dental, vision)
  • Regularly planned team events and outings
  • Free Friday lunches & endless snack supply

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