1+ months

PR Manager, EMEAR and APJC

Cisco Systems Inc.
Feltham, England TW13 4

What You'll Do:

AppDynamics is an application performance monitoring solution that uses machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) to provide real-time visibility and insight into IT environments.

The ideal candidate can transform complex technical solutions into simple, memorable and compelling stories. They can also get to the heart of a customer success story, bringing the value of AppDynamics to life through engaging PR content. The candidate should have a good understanding of the power of thought leadership and have an opinion about the future of enterprise technology and digital transformation. They should also be comfortable and experienced in writing more technical, product and solution oriented content.

The role will also include: working closely with our network of amazing regional tech PR agencies; developing content ideas; supporting and mentoring company spokespeople; identifying speaker platforms; developing submissions for industry and solution awards; reporting and evaluation; and supporting product and company announcements.

You will join an outstanding global communications team, working closely with the regional Communications Manager, engaging with key stakeholders across the EMEAR and APJC marketing teams and sales organisations and connecting with our customers to help tell their stories.


      Support the development and execution of targeted and impactful PR programs including customer stories, product launches, technical innovation and other thought leadership campaigns.

      Build an awareness machine that drives AppDynamicss share of voice

      Write, edit and creatively repurpose public-facing content including press releases, customer stories, and blog posts.

      Work side-by-side with our PR agencies to earn consistent media coverage, increasing our relevance and driving sales.

      Help build the culture of our growing comms team, while learning and growing in a fast-paced environment.

Our minimum requirements for this role:

      3+ years PR experience in a fast-paced, enterprise tech environment (agency or in-house), engaging a wide variety of stakeholders and business partners. This role would be ideal for an ambitious agency account manager/snr account manager or in-house PR/comms manager looking for a new challenge.

      Knowledge of the enterprise technology space and the business and technology challenges facing relevant decision makers in todays digital world.

      Shown experience in delivering PR programs that span executive thought leadership, technical innovation and customer success for enterprise technology companies.

      Experience of delivering PR in different global regions and an understanding how PR/comms varies between countries.

      A focus on high-impact outcomes and a consistent record of driving results.

      Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills with a passion for storytelling.

      Outstanding attention to detail and impeccable organisational and administrative skills.

      Self-starter, strong sense of initiative, daring communicator, and excellent team player.

      Bachelors degree in journalism, public relations or communications preferred.

      Knowledge or experience of the skills required to work in a large, multinational organisation with multiple stakeholders.

      Fluent/Native level of English

Why youll love AppDynamics:

With our unique Business Observability platform, technologists can take the right action at exactly the right time with automated anomaly detection, rapid root-cause analysis, and a unified view of your entire application ecosystem, including private and public clouds. Using AppDynamics, youll finally align IT, DevOps, and the business around the information that helps you protect your bottom line and deliver magnificent customer experiences at scale. We make the digital world work. Our vision is to empower people and machines to continuously advance business performance to benefit everyone.

Who You'll Work With:

Join a team of record breakers and progress more than youve ever done before - helping customers to become Agents of Transformation, accelerating their businesses and their careers.

As part of our continued growth, AppDynamics is looking for a skilled individual to join the communications team to support our PR programs in EMEAR and APJC. With an excellent network of agencies and a clearly defined brief, we are looking for a hardworking PR professional to join us, with the potential to build a huge impact.

Why AppD+Cisco?:

The world is changing. Today, people and devices are more connected than ever before, raising the bar for performance and the customer experience alike. At AppDynamics, were unified in our mission to empower the enterprise with an AI-powered application performance monitoring solution that provides visibility and insight into the IT environment, as well as unified monitoring down to the network, so you can make mission critical and strategic decisions that drive business forward in real-time. When AppDynamics was acquired by Cisco for $3.7B it was the day before we were planning on going public. This strategic acquisition was 2.4 times more than we were planning to exit at, which highlights how much Cisco values the AppD business. So, why did they invest so much in us? As part of Cisco, AppDynamics will serve a critical role in helping drive Cisco's continued transformation into a software company. Being a part of the Cisco family allows us to benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

AppDynamics as a part of Cisco is an equal opportunity employer.

Just a Note

Note to Recruiters and Placement Agencies: AppDynamics does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward unsolicited agency resumes to our website or to any AppDynamics employee. AppDynamics will not pay fees to any third party agency or firm and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered property of AppDynamics.

AppDynamics is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or any other unlawful factor. AppDynamics complies with all applicable laws, including those regarding consideration of qualified applicants with criminal histories (such as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance). If your disability makes it difficult for you to use this site, please contact talent@appdynamics.com. AppDynamics participates in E-Verify.




Posted: 2021-02-01 Expires: 2021-04-30

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