Corporate Communications Manager (Japanese Speaker)

Asia /
Communications – Communications /
Full-time: Remote
Binance is the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest digital asset exchange by trading volume and users, serving a greater mission to accelerate cryptocurrency adoption and increase the freedom of money.

Are you looking to be a part of the most influential company in the blockchain industry and contribute to the crypto-currency revolution that is changing the world?

Binance is looking for a Corporate Communications/PR Manager who is excited by the opportunity to play a role in defining the future of money.

This is a full-time remote position reporting to the APAC Media/Global Communications function and working closely with the country head and team. We are looking for a candidate who is passionate and interested in cryptocurrency, innovation and financial technology with proven experience in PR/communications.

Responsibilities:

    • Own local PR tactics including proactive media outreach, media interviews, announcements and securing speaking engagements for our company spokespeople.
    • Function as a proactive liaison between our global marketing and local media outlets and journalists.
    • Generate high impact thought leadership opportunities.
    • Localise our global PR content and responsible for coverage by local media outlets.
    • Create new PR campaigns and amplify existing campaigns.
    • Establish and maintain relationships with local media outlets and journalists.
    • Proactive pitching, reactive handling and active media monitoring.
    • Analysing and reporting PR coverage and outcomes.

Requirements:

    • Expert knowledge of Japanese financial/crypto media landscape.
    • Minimum 5 years of relevant public relations experience, preferably in the crypto/payments/tech industries, either in-house or agency.
    • Proven media relations skills, solid copy-writing and editing skills.
    • A strategic thinker with the motivation and drive to own and execute initiatives.
    • Excellent project and time management skills; able to prioritise and work under pressure.

Nice to have:

    • Experience buying/trading bitcoin/crypto or understanding of Binance’s products and ecosystem.
    • Strong understanding of cryptocurrency/blockchain-related terminologies and trends, and a strong interest in crypto culture are a plus.
    • Experience in journalism and media (writing articles, blogs, copywriting, social media/marketing).
    • Knowledge of AP Style.

Working at Binance
Do something meaningful; Be a part of the future of finance technology and the no.1 company in the industry
Fast moving, challenging and unique business problems
International work environment and flat organisation
Great career development opportunities in a growing company
Possibility for relocation and international transfers mid-career
Competitive salary
Flexible working hours, Casual work attire