Public Relations Manager



Marketing & Communications
North America · New York, NY, USA · Seattle, WA, USA · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, September 13, 2023

The worldwide data management software market is massive (IDC forecasts it to be $136 billion by 2027!). At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading developer data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

The MongoDB Global Corporate Marketing team is looking for a communications professional with experience managing proactive PR programs for leading technology businesses, including PR planning, strategy, and execution. The right candidate has a successful track record working on a nimble team with additional experience working with PR agencies to deliver high-impact results that generate awareness for the business, including placing thought leadership and innovative technology stories with top online, print, and broadcast media. Media relations experience and the ability to maintain and build new relationships with reporters are required.

The Public Relations Manager will report to the Director of Public Relations—Tech & Innovation and also work cross-functionally with the Social Media Lead to implement social strategies and help manage content calendars to engage with audiences on Instagram, LinkedIn, X, and other platforms, while also supporting content development and strategy to amplify MongoDB customer stories and innovation in technology across social media channels.

This role requires additional close collaboration with multiple teams internally including the Customer Marketing, Product Marketing, Storytelling and Event Content, Visual Design, Brand Marketing, Analyst Relations, APAC Communications, EMEA Communications, and Industry Solutions teams to deliver a measurable impact to the business, drive customer adoption of MongoDB products, and exceed corporate global awareness objectives.

This role can be based out of our Seattle or New York offices with hybrid and remote options available. Occasional travel will be required.

Position Expectations

  • Grow awareness for MongoDB Atlas as the number-one developer data platform for building modern applications on any of the major cloud providers
  • Work collaboratively with teams across MongoDB to deliver campaigns that drive awareness through owned, earned, and social media content
  • Cultivate a core set of relationships with journalists across prioritized geographies to amplify and promote MongoDB’s vision for modern application development
  • Contribute to communications programs at virtual and physical events for MongoDB
  • Develop long-term strategies and tactics to amplify MongoDB content and work cross-functionally across Global Corporate Marketing to identify and execute on opportunities for proactive storytelling via earned, owned, and social media
  • Think creatively to develop new and innovative ways to tell stories and engage developers across outreach channels

We’re looking for someone with …

  • 5+ years of experience working in communications with experience in leading technology companies and/or high-growth SaaS, enterprise software, or cloud computing providers
  • Exceptional writing skills, including the ability to translate complex technical concepts into meaningful and compelling business communications
  • High judgment and standards with the ability to consistently deliver results
  • Ability to evangelize and educate internally and externally about MongoDB technology
  • Confidence in leadership who can collaborate with a diverse set of stakeholders and influence cross-functional teams
  • Experience monitoring public relations and social media trends, competitor activity, and industry news to identify opportunities and areas for improvement
  • Drive for networking and building relationships with the media
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a fast-changing environment with shifting priorities as the tech landscape evolves
  • Able to operate in environments with high ambiguity and strong interpersonal skills

To drive the personal growth and business impact of our employees, we’re committed to developing a supportive and enriching culture for everyone. From employee affinity groups, to fertility assistance and a generous parental leave policy, we value our employees’ wellbeing and want to support them along every step of their professional and personal journeys. Learn more about what it’s like to work at MongoDB, and help us make an impact on the world!

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  • Knowledge of data-driven approaches to building and managing communications programs.
  • Proven track record of strategic planning, goal setting, and program execution.