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Head of Communications

San Francisco, United States

About the role

We are early builders behind everyday products like Facebook, Twitter, and Uber, and we believe Operator could become something just as big. Our product lies at the intersection of the most exciting movements in tech today—messaging, mobile, and on-demand services—and our company is backed by top investors and entrepreneurs from around the world.

We're growing quickly and looking for a strategic leader for our Marketing & Communications team as we head toward launch and beyond. This leader will need to be comfortable working in a fast-paced startup environment, wearing many hats related to public relations and external communications. The ideal candidate will have deep industry relationships, impeccable writing skills, and strong attention to detail. This is a full-time position reporting to the CEO. The role is based in San Francisco.


  • Plan, develop, and implement PR strategies; ensure communication strategy is consistent and reflects Operator’s strategic vision
  • Conduct all press outreach, including securing both national and local coverage across print, digital, and broadcast media
  • Provide media training for the executive team
  • Oversee event planning, including launch and marketing events
  • Track and analyze media coverage for the company and the industry
  • Advise on internal communications
  • Source and manage speaking and sponsorship opportunities

About You

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in strategic communications
  • Deep relationships with the press across print, digital, and broadcast media
  • Significant experience with startup launches
  • Background in tech a plus


  • Beautiful office in downtown San Francisco
  • Competitive salary which recognizes your talent, seniority, and dedication
  • Stock options
  • Health benefits
  • Stocked kitchen and team lunches