Senior Public Relations Specialist, Circle
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and public blockchains for payments, commerce and financial applications worldwide.
Circle platforms and products provide a suite of internet-native financial services for payments, treasury infrastructure and capital formation.
Circle is also a principal developer of USD Coin (USDC), which has become the fastest growing dollar digital currency in the world. USDC has grown to over 23 billion in circulation and supported over $640B in transactions in the past year. Circle's payments and treasury infrastructure services available through the Circle Account and APIs helps bridge the legacy financial system and digital currency and blockchain based finance.
Circle's Seed Invest service brings internet-native fundraising and capital formation to startups and growth companies. Combined, Circle's suite of services helps companies to participate in a more open, global and inclusive financial system. What you'll be part of: With the mission " To raise global economic prosperity through the frictionless exchange of financial value, " Circle was founded on the belief that the internet, blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy.
We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money and internet-native finance. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Our mission is powered by the values we espouse and which we expect all Circlers to respect. We are Multistakeholder, serving the needs of our customers, our shareholders, our employees and families, our local communities and our world.
Furthermore, we are also Mindful, Driven by Excellence, and High Integrity. What you'll be responsible for: Circle's PR Manager will play a lead role in identifying and executing media campaigns for all of Circle's products and partnerships. Your primary focus will be to establish a clear, repeatable process for garnering attention for Circle's products and partnerships. What you'll work on: Working cross-functionally with the product teams to help identify potential news. Drafting press releases, blogs, and other media-facing content.
Mining news for potential media hooks, trends, and insights. Building media lists. Pitching reporters. You will aspire to our four core values: Multistakeholder - you have dedication and commitment to our customers, shareholders, employees and families and local communities. Mindful - you seek to be respectful, an active listener and to pay attention to detail. Driven by Excellence - you are driven by our mission and our passion for customer success which means you relentlessly pursue excellence, that you do not tolerate mediocrity and you work intensely to achieve your goals.
High Integrity - you seek open and honest communication, and you hold yourself to very high moral and ethical standards. You reject manipulation, dishonesty and intolerance. What you'll bring to Circle: 5+ years of experience working in communications in Fin Tech (either in-house or at an agency). Outstanding writing and verbal communication skills. Excellent news judgement. A foundational understanding of markets, finance, banking, and economics. A deep interest in crypto and blockchain infrastructure. Proficiency in PR Newswire/Cision. Proficiency in Google Suite, Slack and Macbook preferred.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, interactionual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Associated topics: account executive, advertising sales, graphic, marketing coordinator, marketing manager, media, public affairs, public relations specialist, relation, sales
Location: Queen Creek, AZ