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Communications Manager, Search
Serve as the daily PR lead for product launches and proactive announcements across our Search products. This will include working closely with cross-functional teams to draft blog posts, media pitches and launch materials. Think creatively, take smart risks and tackle tough issues as they arise. Develop and maintain close, productive relationships with teams across Google, journalists, key partners and influencers in tech, business and the mainstream press. Act as a media spokesperson, maintaining a strong understanding of Google Search. Qualifications Minimum qualifications: BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience. 8 years of relevant communications experience. Preferred qualifications: Ability to work with colleagues in different countries and understand cultural differences. Ability to focus and prioritize on a variety of updates and announcements. Creativity in both proactive and reactive communications’ approaches; ability to adapt quickly depending on the circumstance. Strong media relations skills and relationships in order to help shape a story. Clear written and verbal communicator with the ability to tailor messages to the appropriate audiences.