Associate Writer at Snap Inc.
Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.
The Comms Team is responsible for conveying Snap’s mission, vision and values to core audiences within our community, which include Snapchatters, advertising partners, content partners, investors, policymakers, and Snap team members. This passionate team works hard to show the world what makes Snapchat the best platform for communication and storytelling, and to ensure the narratives about the company, its people, and its products are accurate and compelling.
We’re looking for an Associate Writer to join our global Communications team in our Los Angeles or New York office.
What you’ll do:
Write corporate materials including presentation scripts, speeches, keynotes, media memos, backgrounders, fact sheets, Q&As, talking points, industry research studies, and more.
Write coverage analysis to convey media sentiment on product and partner announcements.
Create presentation decks with the support of creative services and in-house Snap designers.
Conduct research and write reports to support the team’s work to articulate Snap’s commitment to ethical design, privacy, trust & safety, wellbeing, civic engagement, philanthropy, and more.
Contribute to Snap’s newsroom blog.
Experience working in a corporate communications function.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Excellent writer well versed in new technology trends.
Strong communication skills, especially written and verbal.
Excellent attention to detail and ability to review written documents for grammatical and substantive accuracy.
Ability to effectively manage a varying workload and meet established deadlines.
BS/BA degree or equivalent years of experience.
3+ Years Experience in Communications, Policy, Journalism or similar field.
At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected].
Our Benefits: Snap Inc. is its own community, so we’ve got your back! We do our best to make sure you and your loved ones have everything you need to be happy and healthy, on your own terms. Our benefits are built around your needs and include paid maternity & paternity leave, comprehensive medical coverage, emotional and mental health support programs, and compensation packages that let you share in Snap’s long-term success!