Senior Public Relations Specialist

12 Jan 2024
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Our MissionAt Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission:Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life.Our vision is a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.Our Approach to WorkWe lead with flexibility and choice in all of our people programs. We have disrupted the traditional view that all employees have the same needs and wants. We offer personalization and offer our employees the opportunity to choose what works best for them as often as possible - from your wellbeing support to your growth and development, and beyond!At Palo Alto Networks, we believe in the power of collaboration and value in-person interactions. This is why our employees generally work from the office three days per week, leaving two days for choice and flexibility to work where you feel most effective. This setup fosters casual conversations, problem-solving, and trusted relationships. While details may evolve, our goal is to create an environment where innovation thrives, with office-based teams coming together three days a week to collaborate and thrive, together!Your Career As virtually every industry continues to undergo digital transformation, cybersecurity becomes more and more important. The industry, and Palo Alto Networks, is growing rapidly and we need great people who can jump in, grab hold and move fast!Cybersecurity changes fast and we not only keep up, we lead! Our customers turn to us because we are creating a complete set of cybersecurity products that help them secure their network / cloud and run their security operations . We are constantly innovating and tapping the latest technologies such as machine learning, data science and whatever else it takes to keep our customers secure.You will be part of a growing, passionate, and dynamic communications team with an opportunity to work on challenging and exciting projects – centered on what we believe is one of the most significant mission statements in the world.Your Impact

We’re looking for someone who can distill technical products and features into compelling narratives to land clean, positive stories in security, technology and niche media publications.

As part of the Global Communications team focused on Network Security, you’ll be driving various product focused initiatives and activities. This includes managing integrated comms plans and strategy with internal stakeholders (marketing, product, engineering, sales, legal, etc.) that require attention to detail and ability to navigate tight deadlines.

You will work in collaboration with the larger Communications team on media relations and product promotion for network security, cloud security and security operations products.

This is a great opportunity for a passionate, well organized, technically savvy communicator

Your Experience

A minimum of 5 years of experience in technology public relations/media relations

Know what makes a good news story and be familiar with the technology and business press

Ability to craft compelling narratives from technical features

Be skilled at getting others excited about a story

Understand how to adapt the style and tone of communications according to the situation

A technical background or understanding—especially in cloud, cybersecurity, and networking is a big plus

Experience creating integrated communications plans for various initiatives (events, news, launches, etc.)

Experience managing projects and navigating issues with multiple stakeholders

Be savvy at managing up and sideways to move a project forward, pass roadblocks and finish on timewhile building relationships with co-workers and senior leadership

Be comfortable navigating through ambiguity

The TeamOur Marketing team has an opportunity like no other industry: high impact work and the chance to change the future of digital security, globally. Your hands will be in industry-leading content created in the face of rapidly growing threats: cyberattacks. Being in marketing at Palo Alto Networks means that you will be in the midst of the changes impacting our industry, and helping our internal teams, customers, and partners address the ever-changing threats we all face on a day-to-day basis.Our CommitmentWe’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together.We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at accommodations@paloaltonetworks.com .Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.The compensation offered for this position will depend on qualifications, experience, and work location. For candidates who receive an offer at the posted level, the starting base salary (for non-sales roles) or base salary + commission target (for sales/com-missioned roles) is expected to be between $96,600 - $156,200/yr. The offered compensation may also include restricted stock units and a bonus. A description of our employee benefits may be found here (http://benefits.paloaltonetworks.com/) . Is role eligible for Immigration Sponsorship?: No. Please note that we will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.

Full-time
  • ID: #50857511
  • State: California Santaclara 95050 Santaclara USA
  • City: Santaclara
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Showed: 2024-01-12
  • Deadline: 2024-03-13
  • Category: Et cetera
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