PR and Communications Manager Vacancy

Job Title: PR and Communications Manager
Location: Yerevan
Type: Full-time from the office
Reporting To: Project Managers & CEO
Starting Date: 01 February 2024

Job Description:

APY is seeking a highly skilled and experienced PR & Communications Manager to join its dynamic team. We’re looking for a professional with experience in both public relations, marketing and SMM management. Our preferred candidate is equipped with great communication skills, exemplary storytelling abilities, and a keen sense of social media strategy. PR & Communications Manager will be responsible for developing, implementing and coordinating all the PR & Communications activities of the organization.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Developing and implementing publicity strategies for the organization’s projects and activities;
  • Developing and implementing organizational publicity strategies for projects and events;
  • Creating and managing a PR plan, including budgets, timelines, etc;
  • Analyzing all media coverage of the organization and drafting appropriate responses;
  • Representing the organization at press conferences, interviews, etc;
  • Providing the media with information about the organization and its projects, preparing press releases, researching, writing and distributing press releases to targeted media;
  • Communicating important announcements to the target group of the organization;
  • Dealing with inquiries from the media, liaising with, and answering inquiries from media, individuals and other organizations, often via telephone and email;
  • Writing and editing posts, articles and annual reports;
  • Organizing events including press conferences, exhibitions and open days;
  • Maintaining and updating information on the organization’s website;
  • Managing and updating information and engaging with users on social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn;
  • Fostering community relations through events such as open days and through involvement in community initiatives;
  • Getting the organization featured on radio, TV and the Internet;
  • Translating articles and press releases in 2 languages (Armenian and English);
  • Preparing presentations for field visits and meetings.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Journalism or related field
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in communications
  • Excellent writing and speaking skills in Armenian and English
  • Strong understanding of all social media channels
  • Superb communication and relationship-building skills
  • Exceptional marketing strategy skills
  • Thorough knowledge of current industry trends
  • Proficiency in MS Office, Canva and Adobe InDesign
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Highly developed attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experience with event planning and management
  • Established media relationships
  • Work experience in non-profit organizations


How to apply?
If interested in this position, please send your CV and Cover Letter to [email protected] – mentioning the Job Title and Name/Surname in the Subject (example: PR and Communications Manager – Name Surname).

Application Deadline:
The application must be sent to [email protected] no later than January 20th, 2024. Any application presented after the deadline will not be taken into consideration.

APY takes pride in being an employer that values diversity, equality, and the well-being of its employees. We believe in providing equal opportunities for all employees, regardless of their background, gender, or any other characteristic. We are dedicated to maintaining a workplace where every individual feels respected and valued.