We are looking for a Manager, Product Communications to help educate the public about SoFi and its full assortment of innovative financial products. This position will help evangelize storytelling around SoFi’s products for saving, spending, investing and more that are pushing an entire industry into the 21st century.
The Manager will be responsible for the development, execution and measurement of product communications, initiatives and tactics; drive daily activities; and work in tandem with business partners and cross-functional teams within SoFi to ensure our work is driving business outcomes.
At SoFi, you’ll become part of a new kind of finance company whose ambition is to help our members achieve financial independence and reach their goals. We aim to be at the center of our members’ financial lives, and to help every member get their money right. We created student loan refinancing, addressing the biggest financial challenge of a new generation through a modern approach to lending and personal finance. Next we expanded our products and services across loans, wealth management, and insurance. SoFi Money—a modern take on a checking or savings account--is our newest innovation and disruption to the financial services industry. SoFi has achieved significant growth, with ambitious plans ahead, but to continue this growth we need great talent. And that starts with you.
Essential Functions & Responsibilities
Drive a world-class PR practice at SoFi, working with both in-house colleagues and external agencies
Provide strategic direction and planning that ladders up to business objectives
Develop and maintain relationships with reporters
Execute outreach programs that deliver positive coverage and improved influencer perceptions
Provide messaging, and positioning counsel to business unit leaders and other key stakeholders
Keep the team up to date on industry/audience trends and news
4-6 years of relevant work in consumer-oriented communications (having both agency and in-house experience a plus)
Track record of super-creative campaign and story ideas with demonstrated results
Strong existing press relationships
Experience working collaboratively with outside agencies
Ability to work in tandem with a distributed team
Knowledge of financial services / personal finance a plus
Excellent writer and communicator
Creative, unconventional thinker
Curious and eager to learn
Attention to detail, while being able to rise above to see the bigger picture
Competitive salary packages and bonuses.
Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and life insurance as well as disability benefits.
100% of medical, vision, and dental premiums paid by SoFI for employees and their dependents.
Generous vacation and holidays
401(k) and education on retirement planning.
Tuition reimbursement on approved programs, up to $5,250 a year.
Monthly contribution to help you pay off your student loans.
Employer paid lunch program and subsidized gym membership.
SoFi helps people achieve financial independence to realize their ambitions. Our products for borrowing, saving, spending, investing, and protecting give our more than half a million members fast access to tools to get their money right. SoFi membership comes with the key essentials for getting ahead, including career advisors and connection to a thriving community of like-minded, ambitious people. For more information, visit SoFi.com or download our iOS and Android apps.