Jobs: Director, Marketing & Communications, Firefly (USA)

Firefly Space Systems, based in Cedar Park, Texas, is the leading small satellite launch company created to provide low-cost, high-performance space launch capability for the under-served small sat market. The Firefly team consists of highly experienced aerospace engineers that have worked at NASA and various New Space companies, including SpaceX, Blue Origin and Virgin Galactic.

The Director, Marketing & Communications will be responsible for:

  • Developing an integrated marketing and media strategy to establish Firefly as an international brand
  • Managing public relations and media to ensure continuous placement of Firefly and its senior executive team in relevant publications and articles
  • Identifying speaking opportunities for senior Firefly executives and secure the best speaking engagements / invitations to conferences, trade shows and events
  • Owning community relations in Cedar Park, Austin and the State of Texas to build relationships with schools, trade organizations, Local, State & Federal politicians
  • Managing the company’s web and social media presence
  • Overseeing development and production for all collateral including booth displays, signage, advertising, brochures and other materials
  • Planning and coordination of sales and investor events including user conferences, seminars and receptions
  • Operating our web store to generate awareness, revenue and profit

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years marketing experience with a focus on PR and events management
  • Must have superior organizational skills and be able to work in a highly dynamic, timeline driven environment
  • Exceptional verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Demonstrated writing skills required
  • Interest in Aerospace, Aerospace Engineering and aptitude towards understanding and communicating technical concepts a must
  • Team player with experience in a start-up environment who is not afraid to take on any job

Apply here

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