Grindr is hiring a

Corporate Communications & Public Relations Manager

Los Angeles, United States

This is a hybrid role based in our Los Angeles or New York City office and will require you to be in office Tuesdays and Thursdays.

What’s so interesting about this role?

Be the ‘right hand’ of the Head of Global Communications for the premier social connector in the LGBTQ space.  There are some exciting developments happening this year at Grindr both in the US and Internationally and YOU get to help divide that narrative and get it out into the world, supporting a community that is often underserved.

What’s the job?   

  • Develop an overall communications strategy that will drive the Grindr business forward.
  • Develop and execute effective internal communication strategies that advance company objectives.
  • Create  internal messaging, including emails, newsletters, presentations, and other internal communications.
  • Build and manage internal communication processes to improve information flow and collaboration among various departments.
  • Promote the business via print, broadcast, radio and podcasts, and build relationships with reporters in these areas.
  • Arrange and coordinate interviews for key spokespeople with TV and streaming news channels in North America and other locations as needed.
  • Write and distribute press releases about technology, deals and other relevant news.
  • Organize meetings with business line executives and their counterparties at key financial, tech and business media.
  • Track editorial calendars to ensure Grindr’s  inclusion in relevant articles for target publications.
  • Assist in managing awards process in the U.S.
  • Assist in media training for Grindr executives and key personal.
  • Work with the Global Communications head on internal communications and messaging.
  • Monitor and distribute all news regarding the Company and those in the competitive space.
  • Build and maintain a media list of key contacts.
  • Maintain contracts and renewals for Vendors.
  • Help manage projects and work on ad hoc projects as needed.

What we'll love about you  

  • 5-10 years of experience in corporate communications, public relations, and/or journalism.
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant or related field.
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills, and the ability to write both strategically and creatively under tight deadlines.
  • Proficiency in media monitoring tools such as Cision, MuckRack, or Brandwatch.
  • A self-starter who can work independently in a fast-paced environment, driven by attention to detail and with great follow-up skills.
  • A team player with a willingness to roll up their sleeves on execution as we continue to grow our team.

We’ll really swoon if you have 

  • Experience in Finance, Tech, or Corporate Communications. 
  • A rolodex of existing press contacts in the business space.
  • Strong social media acumen.

What you'll love about us

  • Mission and Impact: Grindr is the world-leading LGBTQ social networking service. Your role will impact the lives of millions of LGBTQ people around the world.
  • Family Insurance: Insurance premium coverage for health, dental, and vision for you and partial coverage for your dependents.
  • Retirement Savings: Generous 401K plan with 6% match and immediate vest in the U.S.
  • Compensation: Industry-competitive compensation and eligibility for company bonus and equity programs.
  • Queer-Inclusive Benefits: Industry-leading gender-affirming offerings with up to 90% cost coverage, access to Included Health, monthly stipends for HRT, and more.
  • Additional Benefits: Flexible vacation policy, monthly stipends for cell phone, internet, wellness, food, and commuting, breakfast/lunch provided onsite, and yearly travel & leisure stipend.

About Grindr

Grindr is the world’s largest dating app for gay, bi, trans, and queer people. With around 13 million monthly active users, Grindr has become a fundamental part of the global LGBTQ community, and we take pride in empowering our users to connect, express themselves, and discover the queer world around them.

Our next evolution is underway as a newly public company looking to expand and continue to build meaningful experiences for our users. From social issues to original content, we’re blazing innovative paths with impact for our community, all while leveraging the latest tech stacks and striving for engineering excellence. At the heart of our work in this new chapter is a shared set of core values: openness and exploration, a bias for action, and strong support of the LGBTQ community. 

With a track record of strong financial performance and plans for continued headcount growth, we’re looking to build a team of talented, passionate, and open-minded people who believe in our mission, align with our values, and are excited to work at the intersection of innovative technology and social impact. Come be a part of this exciting journey with us.

Grindr is an equal-opportunity employer

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Grindr is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. This base pay range is for the U.S. and is not applicable to locations outside of the U.S. The actual base pay is dependent upon many factors, such as training, transferable skills, work experience, business needs, location, and market demands. The base pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future. This role will also be eligible for equity, benefits, and a company bonus program.

Base Pay Range
$120,000$160,000 USD

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