Twist Bioscience is looking for a Communications Generalist. Reporting to the Sr VP, Corporate Affairs, the Communications Generalist will be responsible for and have oversight over drafting, editing, and circulating press releases, media advisories, news and feature articles and a wide variety of other communications materials. You will also be directly responsible for tracking investor meetings. You will work closely with the Sr VP, Corporate Affairs to support and execute on communications strategies for all business areas.
Support all aspects of Public Relations strategy
Drafting PR-related content and coordinating submissions in support of a variety of PR programs including editorial opportunities, media pitches, speaking engagements opportunities, contributed articles, editorial, and social media comments, etc
Developing relationships with journalists, press, and various media outlets (blogs, tech and business press, online websites, print, events, and broadcast)
Produce regular PR analysis reports for executive leadership to identify key insights and recommend actions for improvement
Coordinate with wire service, Nasdaq for distribution of press releases
Perform other duties as assigned
Bachelors degree in communications, public relations, business, or science field
3+ Years of experience in relevant field (blogger, journalist, public relations manager, copywriter, etc)
Curiosity for understanding new scientific developments and technology advancements
Outstanding written skills and ability to create high-quality content in quick time frame
Attention to detail, passion for branding, and ability to work in fast-paced environment
Ability to work effectively with a wide range of people and personalities
Self-motivated individual with passion for storytelling
Tech-savvy and familiarity with online tracking and monitoring tools
About Twist Bioscience
Twist Bioscience synthesizes genes from scratch, known as “writing” DNA. Just as children learn to both read and write, the next phase of development for the genomics revolution is the ability to write DNA.
At Twist Bioscience, we work in service of people who are changing the world for the better. In fields such as health care, agriculture, industrial chemicals and data storage, our unique silicon-based DNA Synthesis Platform provides precision at a scale that is otherwise unavailable to our customers.
Twist Bioscience Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Twist Bioscience Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic characteristics, or any other category protected by law.