Amazon Web Services (AWS) seeks a creative, self-motivated, high-judgment, well-connected and experienced public relations professional to head up its communications program in Colombia.
The role includes developing all of the fundamental elements of a PR program including messaging, launch process of new AWS services, features, customer reference programs, partnerships and supporting the local AWS business team across Colombia and other Spanish-speaking Latin American countries.
It also includes maximizing positive coverage and awareness locally for the AWS business and the identification and engagement with local customers to tell their success stories to the local media community.
The right candidate is a proven leader with extensive media relations and social media experience / relationships, an expert at writing PR materials in both English and Spanish, including news releases and customer success stories, has familiarity handling crisis communications, can exercise high-judgment while acting quickly, as well as the ability to successfully lead launch events.
The Sr PR Manager for AWS, Colombia is a member of the local leadership team and also partners with AWS global PR / AR team and marketing to discuss and develop messaging, communication strategy and plans and is an integral member of Amazon’s communications team.
The ideal candidate is motivated by a highly creative and dynamic culture where the challenge of breaking new ground and redefining best practices is welcome.
In this role, the candidate will work with AWS customers who are innovating in their own businesses through the use of technology, helping them to effectively showcase their results so that others can learn from their efforts.
More about Amazon Web Services (AWS) :
Since 2006, AWS has changed the way that companies acquire and use technology by providing a highly-scalable, cost-effective, and flexible technology platform in the cloud.
AWS is growing rapidly in Latin America, and around the world, with customers ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 corporations.
This role is based in Colombia and will require periodic travel.