Communications and PR Lead at Miro

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Miro has grown organically into a product beloved by more than 4 million users – and now it’s time to spread the word to an even broader audience. As a collaborative whiteboard platform that enables distributed and remote teamwork, we are uniquely positioned to lead the conversation around the future of work. We’re looking for an experienced communications and PR lead to own our strategy and help evolve our corporate, product, and brand storytelling. You’ll be part of the Content and Communications team, which creates content and messaging that educates and inspires across multiple touch points. 

As the first PR-focused member of the Marketing team, you’ll have the opportunity to build the program from the ground up and lay the foundation for our future success. You’ll have full ownership of PR programs and will be enabled and supported to execute on programs that build on the existing strengths of our product, brand, and community.

What you’ll do
  • Develop a holistic communications and PR plan including strategy, goals, budget, and tactics
  • Create a media relations strategy to secure coverage in digital, print, and broadcast media
  • Manage a budget and PR agency 
  • Create content for press releases, bylines, speaking abstracts, etc.
  • Develop thought leadership programs and platforms that position our companies and employees as thought leaders 
  • Support internal communications 
  • Work cross-functionally with Product, Partnerships, People Operations, Legal, and other teams as needed
  • Define the success metrics of our PR program and communicate results regularly
What you’ll need
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, English, marketing (or equivalent experience)
  • 5+ years working in communications at a technology company or an agency 
  • Track record of securing media coverage, developing compelling thought leadership programs, and growing brand awareness
  • Strong relationships with technology and business media
  • Experience managing external agencies preferred
What’s in it for you
  • Excellent health benefits that include medical, dental and vision
  • 401k matching
  • Flexible time off
  • Catered lunches + free snacks and drinks
  • Team outings and collaboration
About Miro:

Miro is an online collaborative whiteboard platform that enables distributed teams to work effectively together, from running brainstorming sessions and workshops to planning projects, from designing new products and services to facilitating agile ceremonies. With over 5 million users and 20,000 paying customers, Miro is trusted by Dell, Cisco, Salesforce, PWC, EA, and many more global companies of all sizes.

At Miro, we are a team of dreamers. We look for individuals who dream big, work hard and above all stay humble. Collaboration is at the heart of what we do and through our work together we hope to create a supportive, welcoming, and innovative environment. We strive to play as a team to win the world and create a better version of ourselves everyday. If this sounds like something that excites you, we want to hear from you!

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavaLanguages
    • TypeScriptLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • SpringFrameworks

Location

We are conveniently located in Downtown Austin!

An Insider's view of Miro

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

Miro has a healthy work-life balance policy. It's acceptable to WFH when necessary and, as long as you're performing well & making yourself available to your teammates, there is no limit to the time you can take to enjoy life

Andrew

Sr. Account Manager

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

As a Sales team we work to solve customer productivity and security business challenges with distributed teams, management of agile workflows, and brainstorming of ideas and designs by positioning our online collaborative whiteboard platform to enable those teams to work more effectively

Ryan

Senior Sales Manager

What makes someone successful on your team?

A growth-mindset really helps to challenge ourselves and elevate our team, so we can continue to drive impact across Miro and help our customers be successful.

Megan

Enterprise Account Executive

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

Leadership within Miro is driven by feedback. We're expected to bring our ideas forward to try and make the company better as a whole. We are always encouraged to say something if we see an initiative that we don't believe in. Our opinions are encouraged and I've seen individuals affect process rollout and feature development within Miro's product.

Danielle

Enterprise Inside Sales Representative

What are Miro Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
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