Full-Time

Public Relations Specialist

PlayStation Global

PlayStation Global

1,001-5,000 employees

Online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service

Hardware
Consumer Software

$85,400 - $128,200

Bonus

Junior, Mid

San Mateo, CA, USA

Required Skills
Agile
Requirements
  • 2-3 years of public relations experience
  • Experience working for or with an external PR agency
  • Strong media relations experience with various outlets
  • Agile professional skilled at managing multiple projects
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office Suite, Google Apps, Slack, etc.
  • Interest in gaming, entertainment, or sports industries
  • Bachelor's degree in any field or equivalent
Responsibilities
  • Support Global Comms campaign execution for PlayStation’s exclusive games, hardware products, and services
  • Execute tactical plans for key campaign components like media bureau, satellite media tours, media tool kits, etc.
  • Build and maintain relationships with top-tier US media and influencers
  • Research new media contacts and update the Leadership team on the latest trends in the media and influencer landscape
  • Develop high-quality written materials to support game, hardware, and network launches
  • Manage coverage reporting and asset distribution with a high degree of success
  • Assist with media events and press demos, identifying new ways to approach press demos
  • Manage contracts and asset submissions for industry events as well as submissions for editorial awards
  • Oversee the PR calendar and hot lists to ensure the team stays on track of key achievement deadlines
  • Collaborate with Global Comms Strategy team to support local market PR activities as needed
  • Contribute to a positive team culture by demonstrating behaviors consistent with SIE’s values
  • Create presentation templates for the Global Comms Leadership team as needed

Playstation's mission is to deliver new joy, excitement and awe to everyone. The company builds software and hardware for gaming consoles and content.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Foster City, California

Founded

1994

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-18%

1 year growth

-25%

2 year growth

-21%

Benefits

Health and wellness: Medical (PPO, HDHP, and HMO), dental, vision, disability, employee assistance program, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, student loan repayment assistance, education reimbursement program, wellness reimbursement, identity theft protection, basic and voluntary life and AD&D insurance, business travel accident insurance, 4.5% 401(k) match, commuter program, additional voluntary programs (group legal, pet insurance, auto and home insruance), onsite flu shots and biometric screenings

Family and time off: 12 paid holidays, generous PTO, paid parental leave, adoption assistance program, 529 college savings plan match, back-up child care, parental and elder care coaching

Perks: Sony product discounts, passport perks program, monthly $10 Playstation Network voucher, employee referral bonus, game launch events