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The augmented writing platform

Communications Manager

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At Textio we believe that great writing experience is fast, outcome-focused, and alive with your ideas. Going from start to finish on a document in three minutes. Knowing who will respond to anything you’ve written before you even press send. Writing software that puts your ideas at the center, with language that is certain to land the way you want.

Textio’s category-defining augmented writing platform is delighting customers and earning strong media coverage. We’ve built a world-class communications program that’s placing stories in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and plenty of other high-profile outlets. Textio wins dozens of awards and places on well-known lists every year, and now we’re looking for someone to help us take it to the next level!

Do you want an opportunity to build on a strong communications foundation and sculpt a PR strategy that excites the press and impresses our customers? This role has serious development potential. Working closely with our Senior Director of Communications & Data Insights, you will create strategic storytelling initiatives that drive our brand and category narrative using customer and industry data insights.

What you’ll be doing:
* Lead all aspects of our communications and public relations activities with a goal of building our brand as an industry innovator and leader
* Manage media and analyst relationships, develop creative pitches, coordinate our speaking and awards calendars, write blogs and social content, and drive product announcements
* Develop creative PR and content plans that support primary business goals and establish relationships with top tier press outlets
* You’ll feel comfortable diving into Textio’s rich data sets to craft narratives that are compelling to the media and to our community of customers, advocates, and influencers
* As part of the communications and data insights team, you will also work closely with the full team to generate fresh ideas and develop new narratives to bring to market.
* You’ll work cross-functionally with Sales, Marketing, and Customer Success teams to decide which narratives will empower those teams to be more successful

We’d love to hear from you if:
* You love the art of storytelling
* You can build ambitious communications plans to reach business, human resources, and tech outlets
* You have experience crafting proactive PR campaigns, especially around data, human resources, writing, or artificial intelligence
* You’re a great communicator, both verbally and in writing—editorial quality is who we are, and you embody this
* You are a trend-spotter, knowing what stories are resonating with people, how to insert Textio into timely discussions, and how to capture the imagination of our audiences
* You have strong expertise in social media, a demonstrated track record on LinkedIn, and a clear understanding of content strategy
* You understand competitive positioning and how to develop a category-creating brand
* You’re comfortable with being analytical and metric-driven, eager to learn new skills and technologies to generate content for pitching
* You have a strong point of view and low ego

Textio embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. Textio will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. If you require accommodation please contact Josh Potter at recruiting@textio.com or (206) 492-8337 ext. 785.

Working at Textio is outstanding. Learn more about our philosophy, benefits, and team at textio.com/careers. Reach out and share your story with us!