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Corporate Communications

Summary: The Corporate Communications/ PR person will be responsible for media relations, building corporate messaging, strategy, agency relations. The candidate will work with corporate media, creating corporate narratives, developing story ideas, pitching stories to the media, and securing and managing executive interviews with corporate media. The role will be based in Bengaluru.

Responsibilities:
• Develop and maintain good media relations with all corporate, financial, branding and technology media in India
• Create narratives and fresh story ideas about Unacademy that highlight angles including overall India strategy, business model, tech platform and our commitment to innovation along with spokesperson profiling.
• Pitch Unacademy as part of trend stories in well-known international media
• Pitch Unacademy long-form feature stories in well-known media
• Write copy for a series of communication channels
• Work across multiple departments and with executives to package interesting content
• Media training for key spokespeople
• Onboarding a relevant PR agency
• Organise executive interviews
• Develop briefing books
• Monitor media reports and handle media requests on a day-to-day basis
• Crisis management

Requirements:
• At least 5 years of experience in a relevant field
• Excellent communication skills – written and spoken
• Possess media relations with key corporate media
• Creative content creator, able to identify and produce the kind of content media will be interested in
• Enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the technology industry in general
• In-depth knowledge about the edutech industry and Unacademy
• Entrepreneurial spirit, not a "corporate person" and very outgoing, likeable, presentable, humble and naturally gifted at interacting with others
• Self-motivated, self-starter, and able to handle tight deadlines