PR & Communications Specialist

Application deadline: 30 Apr 2022

Start date: ASAP

Term: Permanent, Full-time

Location: Yerevan, Armenia

HELTUN is an Armenian-US high tech hardware company focusing on Smart Home solutions. We are developing our own smart home & IoT devices based on Z-Wave technology sold in 30+ countries worldwide. The company has built an ambitious, experienced, and hard-working team of HW/SW engineers, investors & business development professionals from Armenia and Silicon Valley. With a local vision of recovering engineering traditions in Armenia and making “Made in Armenia” product labeling a worldwide quality standard, we have a global vision of making SmartHome accessible for everyone.

For more information about the company and products please visit our webpage at www.heltun.com

 

Job Description

We are looking for an energetic and creative professional with passion to “Made in Armenia” products to join our growing team taking the key role of PR and communications specialist. Our ideal candidate will be responsible for improving and managing all our communications flows, within and outside of our company.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement a communication strategy that includes media outreach and social media content creation

  • Research and write press releases, and content for the company website, infographics, blogs, and newsletters.

  • Coordinate external and internal communications flows

  • Communicate with media regularly

  • Build long-term relationships with influencers, bloggers, journalists

  • Plan and coordinate events, seminars and press conferences

  • Manage media inquiries and arrange interviews, statements, etc.

  • Collaborate with the marketing team

  • Oversee the creation and maintenance of social media content

  • Evaluate the results of communication campaigns with the team

 

Required Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience as a PR & communications specialist or similar role

  • Experience and knowledge in copywriting, proofreading and editing

  • Excellent portfolio with a proven track record of successful project management examples

  • Content writing experience for media platforms.

  • Proven social media and networking expertise.

  • Hands-on experience in prolific marketing campaigns

  • Solid knowledge of media editing software

  • Familiarity with web design and content management systems

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills

  • Strong organizational and time management skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

  • Ability to effectively work under strict deadlines and in a team environment

  • The following knowledge/experience will be an advantage

    • Qualification in web design or animation

    • Technical background

    • Experience in a hardware product company

    • Experience with IoT products

    • Experience in international company

    • Communication skills in other languages

    • BS/MS in public relations, communications, journalism or a related field

 

If you have a passion to promote the positive public image of “Made in Armenia” products and company, this position is for you.

 

Required Candidate Level: Mid to Senior

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Application Procedure

Interested candidates are welcome to send their CV and Cover Letter to: hr@heltun.com indicating the position title "PR&Communications Specialist" in the subject line of the email. Only shortlisted candidates and those with mandatory experience in international sales will be contacted for the interview. Early applications are encouraged. The vacancy will be closed once the suitable candidate is selected, even before the deadline of application submission.