Unity (NYSE: U), the world’s leading platform for creating and growing real-time 3D (RT3D) content, is seeking a Senior Communications Manager to help drive and implement the company’s external communications strategy for our Wētā Tools and Games business. Reporting to the Director of Communications, the Senior Communications Manager will design and implement strategic communication programs for Wētā Tools globally and support Games in the EMEA and APAC regions.
What we do
The Unity Communications team advances the company's narrative, helps shape the company’s reputation and articulates its vision to global internal and external audiences including creators, media, investors, influencers, and policymakers.
In this role, you will
Be a KPI-driven collaborative team player, resourceful, intellectually curious, and solutions-oriented
Create proactive and reactive integrated communications campaigns that strengthen Unity’s reputation and positive perception as the global RT3D leader in games and in industries outside gaming by building mindshare and trust
Have a strong understanding of the varied environments that matter to Unity’s business and create communications strategies that support our growth and leadership positioning in Games
Lead the development of the Wētā Tool's comms team, building integrated communications plans to support product awareness and launches
Balance local PR priorities with global, corporate priorities, brainstorm and execute on creative and strategic methods that solve challenges that come with conflicting priorities
Write, edit, and proofread materials, ensuring quality, consistency, and company narratives are woven throughout each piece
Partner with the broader communications team (including social media and internal communications) and cross-functionally with EMEA & APAC teams, marketing, and more
What we're looking for
8+ years of experience in Gaming PR - combined in-house and PR agency experience preferred; experience working at a global public company preferred
Experience building and executing strategic, integrated communications programs from the ground up
Excellent analytical and time-management skills
Exceptional writing and communication skills
Strong project management skills with the ability to supervise multiple projects
Deep understanding of the earned media ecosystem and the importance of a multi-channel approach
Someone who excels under pressure, moves fast, is focused on delivering results and has a track record of working well across a diverse group of internal and external partners
A motivated self-starter who is able to roll up their sleeves and work cross-functionally to get the job done
Proven record of pitching top-tier gaming, business, news, and tech media outlets and securing press mentions
About Unity Technologies
Unity is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.
The company’s 1,400+ person research and development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Apps developed by Unity creators were downloaded more than three billion times per month in 2019 on more than two billion unique devices.