Red Hat Communications Specialist in Remote, United States
At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.
Use your marketing experience to manage Red Hat’s strategy with industry analyst firms in the modern application development space. The Red Hat Marketing team is looking for an experienced Communications Specialist to join us. In this role, you will oversee, develop, and implement a variety of projects and programs for one of our solutions, while working closely with Product Management, Product Marketing, and Corporate Communications teams to develop and carry out a strategy that will positively impact Red Hat’s position among key analysts. As a Communications Specialist, you’ll need to have a broad range of skills, including the ability to manage successful analyst relations programs, work well with senior executives and a wide range of internal teams, have the ability to prioritize and handle concurrent projects, and build solid relationships with key industry analysts and technology influencers. Successful applicants must reside in a state where Red Hat is registered to do business.
Primary job responsibilities
Guide consistent interaction and engagement with communications teams worldwide to ensure that local analysts have their research, evaluations, and recommendations to customers based on an overall understanding of our technology and products
Build a scalable program to communicate with analysts worldwide
Gain an understanding on insights based on perceptions and research of analysts to help guide future product strategic direction
Partner closely with PR, marketing, engineering, and sales teams
Measure and report on progress
Excellent written and verbal communications skills, good research skills, and intellectual curiosity
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
Solid organizational, presentation, and interpersonal skills, including the ability to handle multiple assignments and meet deadlines; ability to prioritize and handle high-volume, detailed work
Motivated, enthusiastic, and flexible with the ability to work both on your own and as part of a team
Ability to quickly build rapport and collaborate with various teams on a daily basis
Solid project management, reporting, and decision-making skills
Willingness to contribute as part of a small, fast-paced team
Ability to pick up new tools and concepts quickly
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Job ID 67098
Category Corporate Marketing
Remote base US-NC-Raleigh