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[Job] Media & Communications Specialist [Wolfram]

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Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha and the Wolfram Language, is looking for a communications professional who has a solid understanding of the current technology space to drive its US corporate and industry media and communications efforts. The Media & Communications Specialist will develop and implement media and communications initiatives that significantly widen the reach of media, influencers and future partners with meaningful stories about Wolfram and its technologies.

This position requires proactive and reactive media relations. The ideal candidate will have experience communicating at a high level, a solid foundation of organization and a passion for detail. Strong organization, communication, project management, multitasking and presentation skills are essential. Candidates must thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, distributed team environment.

Wolfram is always looking for talented, enthusiastic, driven people to join its organizations. Wolfram will allow you to have an impact on everything you touch, satisfy your entrepreneurial spirit and place you directly in the path of cutting-edge technology.

Responsibilities:

  • Building and maintaining ongoing relationships with press, influencers and partners
  • High-level communications with authors, producers, managing directors and CEOs
  • Organizing and tracking multiple campaigns, from assisting with content creation to pitching stories and keeping track of correspondence
  • Working with developers to determine appropriate messaging and audience for new features
  • Represent Wolfram publicly and present our technology to external outlets

Preferred Requirements:

  • Must be an effective and efficient communicator who is organized and able to learn quickly
  • Technical knowledge of our products is highly preferred
  • Some knowledge of programming or a scientific field of study is required
  • Must have college-level communication and research skills, though no degree formally required

Location: Champaign, Illinois

AA/EOE/Vet/Disabled

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POSTED BY: Dana Jeong
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