Salesforce.com, Inc Public Relations Manager, Spain & Italy (Italian Fluency Required) in Madrid, Spain
Job CategoryFoundation - Marketing Group
About SalesforceSalesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model, and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model. These founding principles have taken our company to great heights, including being named one of Forbes’s “World’s Most Innovative Company” five years in a row and one of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” eight years in a row. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, and this level of growth equals incredible opportunities to grow a career at Salesforce. Together, with our whole Ohana (Hawaiian for "family") made up of our employees, customers, partners and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world.This is an amazing opportunity to work with the award-winning salesforce communications team and manage PR for our growth markets (starting with Spain and Italy) within a fast-growth company and eventually expand to emerging markets.Role:Reporting to the Sr. Director, of PR in Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA), the successful candidate will help to drive new communication activities and support ongoing programs to raise awareness of Salesforce.The position requires an ability to multitask and own/drive numerous projects at a time, with a strong sense of ownership and personal engagement in the execution. Creativity, a sense of humor and a hearty appetite for career growth are a must.Responsibilities (what you'll be doing):- Create the strategy for Salesforce PR programming in Italy and Spain, from thought leadership through to product launches - you’ll own and drive it all to success!- Own and drive the Salesforce narrative for Italy and Spain- Own and drive key media relationships at publications across Italy and Spain- Support day-to-day press enquiries to ensure the smooth running of the press office- Project-manage and drive key events including executive press tours, roundtables, high-level press and speaking events, and product launches in Spain and Italy- Liaise with the Salesforce events team, business partners and PR agencies to deliver a flawless experience at all Salesforce press events- Develop and edit content including press releases, customer stories and blog posts- Provide impeccable counsel to senior executives and spokespeople on all things PR- All budgeting and reporting as requiredRequired Skills & Experience (what you've accomplished):- Substiantial experience in in-house and agency public relations experience with experience of both the Italian and Spanish markets- Established direct relationships across the business, technology and marketing media- Exposure to managing key stakeholder relationships- Excellent communication, written organization and project management skills- Impeccable critical thinking and no ego - we are a dynamic team and everyone pitches in to get the job done- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment while multi-tasking, re-prioritizing projects and communicating priority updates to business partners- Positive, flexible attitude and a sense of humor are second nature- BA / BS in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or Marketing preferred- Fluency in Italian, Spanish & EnglishPreferred Skills & Experience- Blend of agency and corporate in-house mix preferred
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Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, the World's Most Innovative Company according to Forbes, and one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For six years running. The growth, innovation, and Aloha spirit of Salesforce are driven by our incredible employees who thrive on delivering success for our customers while also finding time to give back through our 1/1/1 model, which leverages 1% of our time, equity, and product to improve communities around the world. Salesforce is a team sport, and we play to win. Join us!