Communications Manager

  • Omise
  • Bangkok, Thailand
  • May 11, 2018
Full time Content Marketing

Job Description

Omise believes that online payment is a necessity to develop a successful business on the internet. We provide our users with the necessary tools to run an online business, accept payments and connect them with millions of potential customers. Our payment solution is simple to setup and works seamlessly across multiple devices. Our mission is empowering people's daily life by providing tools and opportunities that connect payment dots. 

OmiseGO, a subsidiary of Omise, is bringing to market a white-label mobile wallet platform that facilitates payment, loyalty and rewards, remittances and cross-wallet transactions. By enabling money to move in different ways, OmiseGO opens up possibilities for new types of financial services for anyone, anytime, anywhere.

We are a public Ethereum-based financial technology for use in mainstream digital wallets, that enables real-time, peer-to-peer value exchange and payment services agnostically across jurisdictions and organizational silos, and across both fiat money and decentralized currencies. Designed to enable financial inclusion and disrupt existing institutions, access will be made available to everyone via the OmiseGO network and digital wallet framework. 

We are looking for a Head of Communications to become a part of our team for developing, organising and executing strategic communication plans and activities on behalf OmiseGO’s written, digital/interactive and verbal communication and messaging. This role is about reaching out to our current and future stakeholders and raising our profile amongst these groups by creating partnerships, dedicated content and advertising. You must be a skilled community infiltrator; all around brilliant at communication

Ideally you are located in Bangkok, or are able to relocate within Asia. Though we will consider other options for the right candidate.

 Our stakeholders include:

  • Early adopters including developers, software companies, and traditional businesses who want to build on top of our blockchain and wallet SDK platform
  • Business partners including banks, conglomerates, and merchants who want to understand what we’re building
  • Our token holder community

 Main Responsibilities:

  • Create OmiseGO and Omise group-wide communications strategy including timeline updates, content marketing, and community outreach.
  • Lead communications efforts with the development, marketing, and leadership team across OmiseGO and Omise to streamline internal/external messaging.
  • Lead team of OmiseGO community managers across social media platforms including Reddit, RocketChat, Twitter, Github, etc.
  • Create and approve content for the website, newsletters, blog updates, etc.
  • Build and maintain active relationships with relevant industry parties and business partners.
  • Work with influencers in the crypto community to spread the word about OmiseGO.
  • Manage our presence at conferences and organise events.

 Necessary Skills:

  • 8-10 years of proven PR and content marketing experience
  • Ability to explain technical concepts, milestones, and roadblocks to a technical and non-technical audience
  • Deep understanding of FinTech community: this is everything from the key players and companies, to the places traders, hodlers, and developers hang out, to the memes, and emerging trends
  • Knowledge of digital platforms and tools like Slack, Google Docs, Medium, etc.
  • Perfect English and immaculate writing ability
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to travel

Preferable skills:

  • Basic knowledge of cryptocurrencies, blockchain technologies, exchanges and/or payments (highly preferred)
  • Experience with open source community management
  • Global contacts in the technology or crypto industry
  • Basic computer programming knowledge
  • Multilingual skills