Since 1988 Quicken has been the top personal management software for millions of consumers. We pioneered a radically easier and faster way for people to manage their household finances. Since then we’ve continued to focus on delighting customers and making the Quicken product and experience better than ever.

Job Title: 
Communications Manager, PR & Social
Location: 
Menlo Park
CA
United States
Department: 
Marketing and Sales
Job Requisition Number: 
1018-18
Job Summary: 

Quicken is looking for a Communications Manager, PR & Social to join our marketing team.  Reporting directly to the CMO, you’ll serve as the brand storyteller, overseeing and executing content development and PR/social programs that promote and elevate the visibility of the Quicken brand.

Key responsibilities include public relations and content strategy, social media strategy, day-to-day execution and management of our social media marketing, and agency management. The right person can drive both strategy and execution, is analytical and creative, is collaborative and has a passion for Quicken’s mission to help people lead healthy financial lives.

Responsibilities: 
  • Partner with agency to create, execute, and manage strategies to generate awareness, drive conversion and reinforce brand equity.
  • Develop strategies to build Quicken’s awareness and consideration among our target audiences, leveraging messaging, content, press, and social channels to build earned media presence. 
  • Create, implement and manage Quicken’s content marketing strategy, collaborating with stakeholders to determine scope, editorial calendar, and budget.
  • Shape and drive product review programs, with a targeted rollout plan intended to support and influence positive consumer reviews.
  • Manage the relationship and work of communications agency partners to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of budget and plans.
  • Develop content and creative programs that convey the brand promise and help bring the Quicken story to life (social influencers, blogs, customer stories, etc.)
  • Manage earned media & organic social media calendar and metrics across channels.
  • Analyze the success of programs and communicate results to support recommendations for future programs.
Qualifications: 
  • 5-7 years of experience in PR, social media, influencer and content strategy
  • Demonstrated success of PR/social campaigns and programs that have helped drive rapid growth of consumer brands
  • Exceptional writing/editing skills and the ability to inform and adopt the style, tone and voice of Quicken
  • Knowledge of social media/networking platforms and monitoring tools including Facebook and Instagram
  • Exceptional communication skills:  both verbal and written
  • BA degree or equivalent
  • Experience in marketing communications / PR role supporting growth phase subscription business is a plus.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary and performance bonus
  • Equity
  • Amazing culture, strong believers in Autonomy/Mastery/Purpose
  • Customer driven, we make money by building the best products for our users. No confusion about how to win – build amazing products!
  • Ability to work with and manage incredible talent
  • Highly recognizable brand

Quicken is excited to be building a team of innovative and talented people that are dedicated to helping people improve their financial lives.  We believe in giving our employees the benefits and perks to keep them happy and healthy.  Whether it’s generous healthcare benefits, a 5% matching 401(k) Plan, a gym subsidy, or unlimited snacks, we believe happy employees are successful employees.  (Benefits and perks may vary based on location.)  Come join our Quicken team!

Quicken is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or family status, veteran status, medical condition or disability.

Apply Online