Skydio is the leading US drone company and the world leader in autonomous flight, the key technology for the future of drones and aerial transportation. The Skydio team combines deep expertise in artificial intelligence, best-in- class hardware and software product development, and operational excellence to empower a broader, more diverse audience of drone users - from first responders to insurance claims adjusters, utilities, and more!
About the role:
Skydio is seeking an experienced corporate communications professional to join the Communications team. This person will help build our growing brand and work to establish Skydio as the leading U.S. drone manufacturer and world leader in autonomous flight technology. They will lead media communications related to significant business milestones and company achievements, as well as manage Skydio's blog and support Skydio's presence on social media. As a key member on the Communications team, this person will support both proactive and reactive earned and owned media priorities for our business objectives.
The successful candidate will be results driven, a strategic thinker, and love to brainstorm creative ideas to solve problems. They will have a thorough understanding of news cycles and media dynamics with multiple examples of successful media campaigns they've run. An excellent writer with a track record of using good judgment to make tough calls on deadline is a must-have. This role reports to the VP of Communications, is an individual contributor and will be based in the Bay Area with ability to be in the San Mateo office at least two days per week.
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Compensation Range: The annual base salary range for this position is $110,000 - 139,750. Compensation will vary based on factors, including skill level, proficiencies, transferable knowledge, and experience. In addition to base salary, Skydio full-time employees are eligible to enroll in our benefit plans and take advantage of a variety of incentives and stipends.
For some positions the pay may be dependent upon the individual's regional location.
At Skydio we believe that diversity drives innovation. We have created a multidisciplinary environment that embraces the power of diverse perspectives to create elegant solutions for complex problems. We are committed to growing our network of people, programs, and resources to nurture an inclusive culture.
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