BenchSci's vision is to bring novel medicine to patients 50% faster by 2025. We're achieving it by empowering scientists with the world's most advanced biomedical artificial intelligence to run more successful experiments. Backed by F-Prime, Gradient Ventures (Google's AI fund), and Inovia Capital, our platform accelerates science at 15 top-20 pharmaceutical companies and over 4,300 leading research centers worldwide. We're a remote-first company recognized for our impact and culture as a Deloitte Tech Fast 50TM, CIX Top 10 Growth, Great Place to Work®, and top-ranked organization on Glassdoor. Learn more at

We're looking for a Corporate Communications Manager to join our growing Communications team. Reporting to the Senior Communications Manager, you will develop and execute our earned and owned media strategies to drive awareness, affinity, and engagement. You are a PR professional but can think like a journalist. Your writing skills are top-notch, you know how to tell a great story, and you put strategy before tactics.

You Will:

  • Plan and flawlessly execute earned media strategies - build and deepen relationships with key journalists and media partners and secure coverage that reaches our target audiences and builds trust in the brand
  • Build and manage media playbooks and lists, respond to media inquiries, monitor the biotech and pharmaceutical news landscapes and identify public relations opportunities for BenchSci
  • Leverage data-enabled learnings, research, commission, edit and post blogs that are compelling for our target audiences, tapping into BenchSci's incredible reserve of accomplished scientists and engineers
  • Research relevant awards and certificationsCreate an owned media strategy and work with Social Media Manager, Employer Brand Manager, and Internal Communications Manager to enhance the Content Calendar, ensuring alignment with BenchSci's Communications roadmap and Employer Branding strategy
  • Measure, report on, and optimize results: devise and implement measurement plans, track and analyze progress to key performance indicators, and leverage data-enabled learnings
  • Partner with our marketing team to create compelling storytelling that is relevant for target audiences
  • Proactively manage workload, meeting or exceeding KPIs, setting and completing OKRs

You Have:

  • 5+ years of corporate communications experience, preferably in a SaaS, startup, or biotech environment
  • Excellent writing skills, especially press releases and media briefing docs
  • Experience tracking communications analytics, interpreting value and ROI
  • Reputation for working collaboratively with cross-functional teams and building relationships with journalists and publications
  • The drive for excellence and an eye for details
  • A growth mindset and drive for learning and improving
  • Passion for making a positive impact on the world and for science

Our Culture:

We believe culture is critical to success and invest accordingly. We live and promote our FASTT values of focused, advancement with speed, tenacity, and transparency. We work hard to maintain an engaging, supportive environment where everyone can do their best work. To learn more, read our culture deck.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion:

We're committed to creating an inclusive environment where people from all backgrounds can thrive. We believe that improving diversity, equity and inclusion is our collective responsibility, and this belief guides our DEI journey. To learn more, read about our DEI initiatives.

Accessibility Accommodations:

BenchSci provides accessibility accommodations during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.


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Toronto, ON, Canada
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