Director of Communications

  •   Full Time
  •   REMOTE Location
  •   $50k – $60k Yearly
Full Time  — REMOTE

Unbanked is a global fintech platform built on blockchain. Unbanked’s platform connects traditional enterprise, fintech, banking, systems with blockchain infrastructure giving real-world utility to digital assets. Our products enable instant remittance and the transfer of value on blockchain rails in a compliant and regulated environment.

We are growing and seeking an experienced storyteller to join our team. As the Director of Communications, you will lead global brand PR and communication strategies for all internal and external-facing media communications including promotional activities, campaigns, and press relations. You will be behind Unbanked’s public brand and work directly with our Co-founders and executive team to strategize, design, and execute the communications strategy for Unbanked and BlockCard™ globally. Ultimately, we are looking for someone who is entrepreneurial, proactive, and ready to deploy a creative and analytical approach to helping Unbanked’s voice!

As a the Director of Communications, you’ll be responsible for developing and maintaining a glowing company image, both offline and online. You will be tasked with developing and organizing media activities to increase awareness, cultivating interest, and improving the brand’s reputation. Your projects will be yours to own, as long as they stay in sync with brand guidelines.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage media relations and develop contacts with media members, influencers, and community leaders.
  • Manage company brand and reputation
  • Develop a public relations strategy, complete with goals and budget
  • Craft and pitch brand stories, across a range of platforms, to promote company presence and improve engagement
  • Create, edit and update promotional material such as brochures, flyers etc.
  • Develop talking points for management and employees, as required
  • Develop branding initiatives, internal communications, and external media relations.
  • Build and maintain relationships with a wide array of media personnel
  • Seek opportunities for sponsorship and advertising
  • Assist with crisis communication as required
  • Track engagement across various platforms and make data-driven decisions.
  • Prepare a periodic report with recommendations and trends for management

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • 5-plus years of communications, marketing or public relations, or related experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency with communications technologies.
  • Consistent track record of developing and implementing successful campaigns
  • Tech-savvy with a strong online presence on one or more social networks
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in handling media relations
  • Initiative-taking is required. Entrepreneurial spirit and experience working in a startup.
  • Knowledge of Cryptocurrency and payment methods is a plus!

 

 

More information at: unbanked.com 

At Unbanked, we value diversity and always employ, retain, promote, and otherwise treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, competence, and talent. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job & Company Detail

Company Industry

Information & Communication Technology

Company Size

10 - 49 Employees

Language

English, Spanish

Job Category

Information & Communication Technology

Applications Accepted Until

01 January 2022

Office Location

Charlotte, nc