Genesis is a full-service international IT company. More than 1,500 people in five countries create products for more than 200 million unique monthly users. We are one of the largest partners of Facebook, Google, Snapchat, and Apple in Eastern Europe. Our ecosystem consists of more than 15 companies and a venture capital fund.

Genesis Investments is a venture capital fund made by entrepreneurs with an unparalleled track record and practical experience in building large international digital businesses from Ukraine. We invest in seed-stage startups founded by exceptional founders from Central Eastern Europe. In addition to financial investment, we provide a wide range of practical support activities in business building and fundraising from the Investment Team.

Currently, we are looking for a PR Specialist who will join the fund’s PR Team and will provide support in communicating with Western media like The Verge, The Next Web, Wired, Vice etc., writing articles in English, pitching them to the media, attracting the audience.

We offer a rare opportunity to enter a prestigious venture capital industry by joining one of the most active venture capital firms in the region. You will have the chance to impact international digital businesses featured in TechCrunch and Forbes.

Your tasks will be:

  • Maintain regular communication with portfolio companies and turn the launch of new features, technologies, products into newsbreak;
  • Build relationships with Western journalists through social networks and monitor their media-requests;
  • Write articles as press releases in English (Russian, Ukrainian), offer interesting headers, pitch articles to journalists via e-mail, Twitter, LinkedIn;
  • Think through the PR strategy for portfolio companies and implement it on a turnkey basis.

Requirements:

  • Upper-Intermediate+ English;
  • Experience in writing texts or creating content in any form in English for a broad audience (e.g. on social media);
  • Quick-learner, independent, able to sell the idea and persuade others to bring it to life;
  • Able to communicate effectively, get others to trust you.

Would be an advantage:

  • 1 year of professional experience working with media or in media;
  • Specialized education;
  • Interest in modern technological trends, desire to develop technologies, proactivity.

Genesis provide:

Comfortable work environment and flexible work hours

An excellent office with a summer terrace, lounge zone, kitchen, and PlayStation located within a 5-minute walk from Tarasa Shevchenka metro station. There are many plants and a special ventilation system in our offices. We provide 20 days of paid vacation and flexible work hours.

Health care and Sport

We provide breakfasts, lunches, unlimited fruit, snacks, smoothies, and yoghurts in the office. The office also has an in-house corporate doctor. We provide employees with health insurance. Free training for running, football, basketball, volleyball, and yoga with professional coaches is available to staff. Corporate discounts for a gym membership and sponsorship for participation in sports competitions are also accessible.

Learning and Development

We have Business and Management Schools for company employees with Genesis executives as lecturers. We provide an online library and free English lessons as well as access to paid conferences, training, and seminars.

Loud parties

Every summer and winter, we organize parties with crazy line-ups at cool locations. Every month each project meets for a get-together, and after a quarterly report, there is a party.

Join our team!

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