Remote Head of PR

Website Xapo Bank

Diversity is at the heart of who we are at Xapo Bank. We’re a fully distributed team of over 200 talented people that work remotely from 50+ countries around the world.

We work hard, think globally, and inspire each other to learn and grow. We are committed to changing the way things are done.

To achieve that, we search the world for the best people for the job. This is how we are transforming the world of digital banking.

Our team is worldwide, and our capacity for innovation is limitless.

Join our remote team of dreamers and doers as we take Xapo Bank to the next level

Although we are headquartered in Gibraltar, this is a full-time, 100% remote position. 

Work from anywhere!

Position Overview

As Head of PR, you will be responsible for leading outward PR strategies and plans that promote key initiatives, to promote the business/product’s image and reputation. This role will be responsible for advancing and protecting the Xapo Bank’s reputation by building trust and credibility among our industry including the general public. The Head of PR will take ownership of all PR initiatives, including campaign-specific PR initiatives in order to deliver on our business goals, increase brand awareness, improve brand perception, and propel growth.

Responsibilities

  • Define the strategy, drive execution and meet aggressive strategic communications goals and objectives.
  • Identify, coordinate and manage PR agencies, content creation, or other vendors required to deliver brand awareness.
  • Curate and coordinate messages across various channels and forums while strengthening the Xapo Bank Brand Awareness with major media outlets and influencers in the Fintech industry.
  • Drive innovation on communications strategy beyond traditional media for both external and internal audiences.
  • Leverage relationships with appropriate media outlets and speaking engagements to successfully showcase our differentiation in the competitive landscape.
  • Provide strategic communication support to cross-functional partners on a wide range of complex topics including business performance, new product launches, new internal programs, thought leadership and company, and team achievements, etc.
  • Provide direct, hands-on support to key senior leaders to develop thought leadership content opportunities.
  • Establish, track, and iterate on communications measurements that gauge the effectiveness of external and internal communications.
  • Create scalable feedback channels to create a listening and learning organization and drive engagement with our communication channels.
  • Drive agency, media, conference, and content relationships to elevate and promote media exposure across multiple business lines.

Skills needed

  • PR professional with at least 10 years of experience.
  • Tenured connections/relationships with appropriate media channels
  • Banking, finance, and/or fintech industry expertise and background preferred.
  • Writing skills (English native) and ability to produce some material on Xapo Bank business.
  • Global/international network and experience.
  • Nice to have – Crypto markets experience.
  • May consider a background in the gaming industry if covering global markets.

Other requirements

  • A dedicated workspace.
  • A reliable internet connection with the fastest speed possible in your area.
  • Devices and other essential equipment that meet minimal technical specifications.
  • Alignment with Our Values and the Xapo Values-Driven Leadership principles.

Why work for Xapo?

IMPACT GLOBALLY, WORK REMOTELY.

  • Shape the Future: Improve lives through cutting-edge technology, and work 100% remotely from anywhere in the world.
  • Great work-life balance: Build amazing things with a balance of autonomy and collaborative teamwork. Set your own work schedule and make use of a flexible PTO plan when you need to recharge.
  • Expect Excellence: Collaborate, learn, and grow with a high-performance team. Learn how you learn best – from books to conferences, you’ll get a yearly budget for your individual learning and development goals.

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