Amazon Corporate LLC PR Manager, Physical Stores in Seattle, Washington
Amazon is seeking a self-motivated and creative communications professional to support proactive media for Amazon's physical retail business, including Amazon Fresh grocery stores, Amazon Go, Amazon Go Grocery, Amazon Books, Amazon 4-star and Amazon Pop Up.This position will be responsible for driving proactive stories about the great people who work across Amazon's physical stores, establishing a cadence of stories related to hiring announcements, employee spotlights, community giving and more. The right candidate will have strong track record of telling meaningful stories and establishing communication programs that resonate with key audiences. They will be able to work quickly, create and implement large-scale campaigns, and have a high-level of creativity and experience in working with reporters, influencers and leveraging digital/social channels.This role will work closely with regional public relations leads to drive consistent and comprehensive messaging. The ability to influence and support communications colleagues and to work with broad stakeholder groups from all levels of the organization will be vital.Core responsibilities:* Develop and manage day-to-day proactive media strategies across geographies that focus on our people, working with store leaders and associates to develop stories in compelling ways.* Write, develop and manage approvals for news releases, blog posts, media advisories, fact sheets, and related media materials for Amazon's physical retail business.* Research and integrate industry news, trends and compelling angles into PR programs.* Build and maintain relationships with key national and local media outlets.* Provide guidance and coaching to store leadership in media training and storytelling.* Develop content to promote Amazon's physical stores on our owned channels.* Willingness to represent Amazon as a spokesperson.* This position can be located in Seattle, WA; Arlington, VA; Washington D.C.; Los Angeles; New York; Chicago; or Austin, TX.Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us .Basic Qualifications* Bachelor's degree in Communications or a related field* 8+ years of communications and public relations experience at a large retail or consumer-facing company* Experience executing launches, press events and speaking engagementsAmazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.