Corporate Communications

  • Full Time
  • EMEA
  • Posted 2 years ago


About us:

At Ignite (formerly Tendermint), we empower people to engage with blockchain technology and create a fairer, more transparent world. Through easy-to-use applications and tools, including Starport and Emeris, we make it accessible to everyone to join in the creation of the decentralized web. Together, we’re igniting change, accelerating the growth of innovative ideas, and democratizing financial opportunities.

As the creators of Cosmos (ATOM), Ignite has played an integral role in building the Internet of Blockchains, the world’s largest interoperable blockchain ecosystem that secures billions of dollars in digital assets. We’re proud of our past and excited by the future and the many more lives we can touch with this transformative technology.

How we work:

We focus on talent rather than location to hire the very best person for every role. Open communication is vital, and we use the best tools to collaborate efficiently. Everyone has the autonomy to create their best work, which we reward with unlimited growth potential. Ignite is remote-first, and to support your working life, we offer carefully considered benefits and hold regular team and company-wide meetings, watercooler sessions, and twice-yearly in-person off-sites, to encourage collaboration and interaction between teams.

You have the flexibility to work the hours best suited to your lifestyle; as long as you deliver consistent quality work, the sky’s the limit! You will be required to be available from 8 am – 12 noon PST when we bring our people together to contribute to our all-hands sessions. We value diversity, inclusivity, kindness, and respect. Ignite is a place where talent thrives and you’ll have the opportunity to carve out an exciting career trajectory best suited to your unique skills and interests.

About the position:

Ignite is seeking a talented and motivated Corporate Communications Manager to drive corporate communications as part of our External Relations initiatives and to collaborate with the Marketing team. We are looking for a candidate who can align our corporate messages with our technical messages to grow the profile of the company with business and investor audiences. The Corporate Communications Manager must be agile and reactive, with a willingness to multi-task and wear many hats when necessary. Possessing strong written and verbal communication skills and a penchant for storytelling, the Corporate Communications Manager will support the Director of External Relations in bringing the Ignite brand messaging to life across the business, trade and blockchain industries.

What you will be doing

  • Develop corporate communications strategy aimed to amplify Ignite’s brand value, corporate messaging and reputation as a leader in the blockchain space.
  • Lead and execute corporate communications initiatives including thought leadership opportunities, award submissions and employer branding.
  • Craft messaging, story arcs and all forms of content for corporate communications channels including social media, corporate presentations, website.
  • Contribute as subject matter expert on Ignite’s work impact on the business landscape.
  • Work on cross-functional projects that can transform into corporate communications tactics and increase our brand equity.
  • Keep up to date with latest news, trends and campaigns in related sectors and create communications tactics as relevant to the strategy.
  • Coordinate development of creative assets for external communications.
  • Be a corporate brand steward and ensure brand guidelines are adhered to externally and internally.
  • Prepare speeches and messaging for the CEO and other C-level executives as necessary for speaking engagements.
  • Provide support for PR projects and media inquiries, thought leadership and investor relations initiatives as needed.

We’re looking for someone that has

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, business, or related fields.
  • Exceptional corporate communications writing skills in English.
  • Minimum 4 – 5 years corporate communications experience with a solid portfolio of work
  • Experience with social media management and content creation (especially LinkedIn and Twitter)
  • Exceptional intrapersonal skills with external stakeholders and senior management
  • Ability to work independently (and optimally in a remote environment) and with a team to meet deadlines in excellence
  • Ability to take ownership of your work and maneuver a steep learning curve
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and under pressure
  • A detail-oriented mind-set and yet able to see the big picture and make decisions that achieve objectives
  • Keen interest in blockchain and crypto with a strong belief in the positive global impact they can accomplish

Nice to have

  • Fluency in another language
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in the blockchain and crypto industry
  • Knowledge of sustainability and/or ESG
  • Working knowledge of any creative programs

What we offer

  • The opportunity to be part of building the future of the Internet.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Excellent benefits like educational budget, fitness, and well-being spend.
  • Flexible PTO.
  • Healthcare, Dental, and Vision insurance are 100% covered for employees in the US.
  • 401K Match in the US.
  • Competitive salary, including equity.

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