Canada PR/Comms Director at Binance | Powderkeg

Location: Canada

Employment Type: Full-time: Remote

Team: Communications

Binance is the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest digital asset exchange by trading volume and users, serving a greater mission to accelerate cryptocurrency adoption and increase the freedom of money.

Are you looking to be a part of the most influential company in the blockchain industry and contribute to the crypto-currency revolution that is changing the world?

Binance is looking for a Canada PR/Comms Director to join its global communications team. This is a full-time remote position. We are looking for candidates who come from the financial, crypto, blockchain and or fintech industry with mid-level experience leading communications and PR strategies on a multinational level.


  • Oversee communications and PR throughout Canada including key provinces and territories; manage local agencies and PR managers
  • Develop and execute internal and external communications plans around local market strategies; support all stages of communications from strategic messaging to dissemination
  • Develop strong media relations and oversee media relations and corporate communications programs locally
  • Lead on key announcements/write press releases, develop messaging documents and FAQs
  • Execute thought leadership pieces and bylines; forecast industry news and trends
  • Oversee speaking program and strategy regionally and locally
  • Liaise with external teams and ensure alignment of global company messages and design/brand assets and identity
  • Work with global/local marketing and community managers to build and execute integrated communications plans
  • Develop local stories and campaigns across channels for localized strategies and messages; manage local and regional editorial calendars
  • Crisis and reputation management with rapid decision-making with internal stakeholders and leadership team
  • Conduct monthly and quarterly/half yearly reports
  • Manage PR-related budgets


  • Minimum of 7-8 years of relevant experience, ideally in finance, crypto, blockchain and or fintech sector
  • In-house and or agency experience
  • Proven ability to execute successful communication strategies across channels, managing a team
  • Native English speaker with strong verbal and written communications in English
  • Superior communications skills
  • Experience in multinational companies or teams with understanding of unique Canadian territories and provinces
  • Experience working with media/reporters, notably in the financial, business or cryptocurrency sector
  • Able to work autonomously with minimal supervision and strong follow up skills; proactive and collaborative
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills; able to prioritize and work under pressure
  • Proficiency or experience in Google Workspace applications (Google Docs and Sheets)
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment

Working at Binance

• Do something meaningful; Be a part of the future of finance technology and the no.1 company in the industry

• Fast moving, challenging and unique business problems

• International work environment and flat organisation

• Great career development opportunities in a growing company

• Possibility for relocation and international transfers mid-career

• Competitive salary

• Flexible working hours, Casual work attire

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Canada PR/Comms Director
  • Company
  • Location
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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