Head of PR and Social Media, Brazil

Pinheiros, SP, BrazilFull-time

Company Description

We are music and tech fans from all over the world, working hard to make sure that Deezer offers audio fans an easy to use, fun and highly personalized experience. Our team of programmers, tech experts, artist and label specialists, marketing and communication professionals and, of course, our music editors make sure listeners can enjoy Deezer in over 180 countries around the world. We have a 'local hero' approach and love supporting local artists and music communities to help them reach more fans. Do you want to become one of us? Then read on!

 

Job Description

We are currently looking for a new Head of Communication in Brazil!

This person will take the lead in our PR, social media, reputation management and thought leadership activities in Brazil. They will make sure that Deezer continues to challenge the status quo and stand out as an innovator and industry leader. They will be responsible for a portfolio that includes PR and external communication, Social Media, Reputation Management and all other Earned Media Promotion activities, including Deezer’s influencer activation in Brazil. 

  • Develop and implement a local strategy and action plan for Deezer Brazil that covers the areas of Communication and PR, Social Media, Reputation Management, Thought Leadership and earned influencer promotion work

  • Set and deliver on relevant KPIs that help Deezer succeed with its overall growth strategy and goals

  • Manage existing supplier and agency relationships the areas outlined above and maintain a network of best-in class service and product providers who support Deezer’s communication objectives in Brazil

  • Proactively look at opportunities to promote Deezer’s brand and story in B2C and B2B media through an active and evolving Public Relations program:

    • Promote Deezer’s artist, product, brand and B2B news to the right audiences

    • Manage the schedule of proactive promotion initiatives that position Deezer optimally with our stakeholders

    • Ensure that Deezer’s global news resonate locally in Brazil and that the translation of news, campaigns and materials is executed to the highest standards

    • Oversee Deezer’s social media influencer programme in Brazil while working in partnership with other marketing functions

  • Oversee Deezer’s B2B events in Brazil. Create a cadence of recurring events that promote Deezer to B2B and Industry partners

  • Manage Deezer’s public speaking programme in Brazil to make sure that Deezer reaches a wide range of relevant audiences during high profile events

  • Work closely with the Global External Communication team to deploy global news and creative campaigns, ensure close alignment on messaging and maintain a global brand mindset on a local market level

  • Manage Deezer’s Communications team in Brazil which includes roles in PR and Social Media

  • Work to promote Deezer as though leader in the music industry, joining events, looking for speech opportunities for Deezer spokespersons, sponsoring and promoting events to create buzz in the market

Qualifications

  • 10+ years of experience in PR, communication and social media in tech and/or entertainment

  • Degree in communication, marketing or other relevant field

  • Expert understanding of PR and social media work and best practice

  • Strong network of contacts in entertainment and tech media in Brazil

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills in Portuguese and excellent professional English language skills (our corporate language is English)

  • Experience in creating and deploying successful communication strategies and achieving agreed KPIs

  • A collaborative leader who knows how to motivate, support and empower teams of experts to achieve the best results.

  • Not afraid to get their hands dirty to ensure that all of Deezer’s communication lives up to the highest standards. 

  • A structured thinker who can identify and act on creative PR and social media opportunities

  • Previous experience of working in an international matrix organization a plus

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer

We are a passionate, optimistic and open-minded team who are proud to work for one of the OG's of music streaming. 

  • An environment that embraces innovation, creativity and collaboration
  • A culture that gives you the tools, freedom and responsibility to succeed
  • A stocked kitchen with free drinks and fresh fruit
  • An ‘at home’ vibe with areas to relax and collaborate
  • A chance to meet and interact with artists and bands and to be a key player in our future growth