Senior Communications Manager - Press Relations

Job description

There’s a revolution in the education sector and here’s your chance to be a part of it.

If you’ve got a track record of helping build strong online brands in a competitive, high tech environment, this could be the position for you.


Join OpenClassrooms as Senior Communications Manager - Press Relations and help us become the leading worldwide learning provider, changing the life of millions of people across the globe by making education accessible to all.


You’ll benefit from an already strong traction, a dynamic team and the enthusiasm from our 3 million students as well as our partners, influencers and the media (The Impakter, The Pie News, The Financial Times, TechCrunch).



Reports to the VP Communications




  • Design and implement the company's PR strategy, in France and other primary markets
  • Roll out adequate PR campaigns around OpenClassrooms' announcements and events
  • Create and nurture a network of allies across media and influencers
  • Participate into the design and implementation of cross-channels communications campaigns



  • Impeccable writing skills (which will be tested), in French and English
  • Ability to combine strategic thinking and operational excellence
  • Ability to work in an agile and constantly moving environment, adaptability and agility
  • Good spirit and empathy 



  • 6-8 years of experience in media relations and communications, preferably with agency experience
  • A real track record of success: you have actively contributed to the success of a brand, at international level, in a highly competitive market 



The journey starts with a phone interview with Audrey, Hiring Manager.

 Then we plan face to face meetings with Thomas, VP Communications, Sebastien, Chief Marketing Officer and Nora, Community Manager.

For the final round, you will meet Charlotte, Chief Education Officer and Pierre, CEO.

You will be asked to provide us with 3-4 professional references contact detail.


Feel free to get the gist of who we are :



- Public transportation in Paris and suburbs for free (Pass Navigo paid by OpenClassrooms)

- Health insurance for free (“Mutuelle” monthly fee entirely paid by OpenClassrooms)

- Meal vouchers (Employer contribution at the max authorized by law)

- Access to gym for free (GymPass paid by OpenClassrooms)

- Unlimited days off and a 1.000€ premium once a year for 15+ days off taken

- Access to remote working

- A company MacBook

- A work environment and a strong culture built on agility, openness, respect and high quality