Communications Associate

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What Ramp is looking for in applicants

Ramp is building the next generation of finance tools—from corporate cards and expense management, to bill payments and accounting integrations—designed to save businesses time and money with every click. Over 5000 businesses are spending an average of 3.3% less and closing their books 8 times faster, thanks to Ramp’s finance automation platform that enables billions of dollars of purchases each year.

Founded in 2019, Ramp has seen nearly 10x year-over-year growth which has led to a valuation of $8.1 billion in just over 3 years. Its investors include Founders Fund, Stripe, Citi, Goldman Sachs, Coatue Management, D1 Capital Partners, Redpoint Ventures and Thrive Capital, as well as over 100 angel investors who were founders or executives of leading companies. The team comprises talented leaders from some of the leading financial services and fintech companies—Capital One, Stripe, Affirm, Goldman Sachs, American Express, Visa—as well as high-growth technology companies like Facebook, Spotify, Zendesk, Uber, Dropbox, and Instacart. Recently named Fast Company’s most innovative finance company, Ramp is NYC’s fastest-growing startup and America’s fastest-growing corporate card.

About the Role

Since launching in early 2020, Ramp has experienced exponential organic growth, fueled in part by extensive media coverage. We now want to expand our communications program so that we can even further raise awareness of Ramp through the press. We’re looking for a Communications Associate who can support execution of strategic and effective communications programs.

As a key member of Ramp’s Communications team, you will work with our Head of Communications to help tell Ramp's story in ways that resonate with our key stakeholders. This is a high-profile, high-impact, and hands on role. You’ll have the opportunity to shape and execute Ramp’s communications strategy. 

What You’ll Do

  • Build and nurture relationships with Ramp’s media contacts (finance, business, and technology), develop and pitch compelling narratives
  • Coordinate with our PR agency of record, providing ongoing guidance and ensuring alignment with Ramp’s objectives
  • Own and manage our awards program to ensure Ramp is positioned as an industry leader
  • Build relationships and partner with internal stakeholders to understand and anticipate communications needs
  • Manage logistics for media interviews, including preparing background materials and briefing spokespeople
  • Maintain Ramp’s press page, ensuring content is relevant and up to date
  • Stay on top of finance industry developments, news, media moves, and trends.   

What You’ll Need

  • Minimum 2 years experience in communications or public relations, either in-house or at an agency
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and adhere to deadlines
  • Strong communication and project management skills
  • Self-motivated and able to thrive in a fast-paced and self-directed environment

Ramp Benefits (US based only)

  • 100% medical, dental & vision insurance coverage (for you, and partially covered for your dependents)
  • 401k (including employer match)
  • Unlimited PTO
  • WFH stipend to support your home office needs
  • Monthly wellness stipend
  • Annual education reimbursement
  • Relocation support

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