About the Role
WeWork is currently seeking a Public Affairs Manager for Argentina and Chile.
The Public Affairs Manager will report to the Director of Public Affairs based in Mexico City. This person will manage a portfolio of WeWork’s day-
to-day public affairs efforts across Argentina and Chile.
Strong candidates will have a sophisticated understanding of media relations and strategic communications public policy, campaigns, or cities and will have demonstrable experience managing partnerships and executing thought leader ship and campaigns and events.
This full-time position will be based in Argentina.
Deepen WeWork’s brand and product awareness in Argentina and Chile through local earned media and via multi-channel cross-functional campaigns.
Strengthen WeWork’s brand and create social impact through civic partnerships and events.
Establish WeWork as an influential civic stakeholder and protect business interests through government and influencer relations.
Work with the Director of Public Affairs to manage the day to day media and agency relationships across the region.
Draft press briefings, talking points, runs of show, and media advisories for the Director of Public Affairs
Work with the Director of Public Affairs to execute launch playbooks for new markets and buildings across the region.
Manage an editorial calendar across multiple cities.
Work closely with WeWork member companies and create and maintain a member community directory to support WeWork member companies by helping promote their stories to media
Work directly with Events Manager to execute and promote scalable brand awareness, community engagement, and thought leadership partnerships and events across the region.
Work with the Event Manager and Marketing Manager and local Directors of Community to promote Marketing events and Community events to press, social influencers and VIPs.
Work with WeWork’s brand, marketing, and social teams to create content and brand collateral for local integrated media campaigns.
Successful candidates will have the following skills :
Fluent in English and Spanish.
5 years of public relations, public affairs, communications experience preferably in fast-paced, high-growth environments
Extensive relationships with key media, civic, non-profit, and business leaders
Experience managing agencies
Be a strong self-starter who is eager to make their mark in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial organization
Experience working across various regions and / or territories
Excellent organization, communication, writing and presentation skills :
Experience working across multiple levels, teams and regions
Experience with a wide range of communication channels including digital, broadcast, radio, and print
Must be capable of managing multiple issues and projects at once. Prioritization is key to success.
A passion for storytelling and intellectual interest in the future of work, cities, economic development, and entrepreneurship
Ability to travel to both existing and new locations in the region