Head of Public Relations and Communications

As Head of PR and Communications at Avalanche Studios, you’ll join a close-knit team working together to spread the word about our huge open world games, full of explosive and emergent gameplay. Our independence, sound work-life balance and unique, proprietary open-world tech are a few of the reasons over 200 talented developers choose to work at Avalanche Studios in Stockholm. Our office is designed to offer the best environment possible for team-focused and creative development in a passion-driven industry.

In this role, you will work closely with our CEO, Marketing, Operations, Producers, and  collaborate with multiple teams across Avalanche Studios in Stockholm and New York. You will be responsible for the external and internal communications strategies around our business and games. You have a proven record of crafting innovative global communications plans that change perceptions and reach a variety of audiences. You see Public Relations and Communications stretching from media engagement to content creation and storytelling. You thrive in an ever-changing, dynamic environment where collaboration is key.

  • Help craft our company tone and visual identity, including communication plans for both external and internal projects.
  • Review and maintain an excellent and consistent approach to communications including press releases, statements, press kits, presentations and briefing materials for spokespeople.
  • Build and maintain successful media relationships.
  • Take ownership of press tours, trade shows, conferences and other opportunities to showcase our games.
  • Provide guidance for event planning, collaborating with the Office and Marketing Teams to plan company events like release parties.
  • Manage company communications budgets, invoicing and reporting.
  • Take on a brand guardian role towards our partners in publishing and licensing.
  • Own Employer Branding content, working with agencies/production companies to create content that helps with recruitment and overall visibility. 
  • Assist the in-house Marketing Team in the creation, execution and management of game campaigns for self-published games.
  • Assume responsibility of company communication channels, social media, and company website.

 Your profile:
  • BA in Public Relations, Marketing, Communications, or Journalism
  • Minimum of 3 years of Public Relations (or similar) experience, focusing on video games or entertainment
  • Attention to detail and time management skills
  • Experience launching AAA video games is a plus 
  • Excellent English verbal and written skills 
  • Effective organizational and planning skills, ability to prioritize multiple projects
  • Experience with budget management 

For this role you need to be able to work full-time in our Stockholm office. You are also expected to travel from time to time. To apply, please register your CV and cover letter below. We review applications continuously. All further information is provided under non-disclosure agreement only.

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