Director - Policy Communications

Dream Sports

Dream Sports

Marketing & Communications
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Thursday, February 22, 2024
Policy Comms @Dream Sports: The primary goal of the Policy Comms team is to work towards ensuring a conducive regulatory and policy environment for the industry. As a strategic arm of the Policy team, we are responsible for creating compelling narratives and identifying the best media strategies to ensure they reach the right stakeholders. Be part of a clever, fast-paced, and fun team with a high degree of ownership, not just responsibility.

Your Role:

  • Work on sector/brand evangelisation by forging meaningful associations with media stakeholders, curating/participating in key events & leveraging other brand partnerships
  • Engage with the DS portfolio companies to create narratives for a conducive policy environment
  • Leverage Dream Sports Foundation and its programs effectively
  • Engage with & leverage industry associations/think tanks/ research org / legal firms, and agencies to derive impactful outputs
  • Early identification of emerging policy issues/crises & creation of mitigation plans

Qualifiers:

  • 10+ years of experience in policy/corp comms function with 2-3 years as the comms lead at the brand or agency side
  • Worked as a journalist in policy/tech beat and/or PR agency and/or corporate/policy communications
  • Worked in any of these sectors - social media, OTT, food-tech, e-commerce, crypto, online gaming, pharma, fintech
  • Created or worked on impactful policy-driven campaigns
  • Directly engaged/managed C-Suite stakeholders
About Dream Sports:
Dream Sports is India’s leading sports technology company with 220 million+ users, housing brands such as Dream11, the world’s largest fantasy sports platform, FanCode, a premier sports content & commerce platform and DreamSetGo, a sports experiences platform.
Dream Sports is based in Mumbai and has a workforce of close to 1,000 ‘Sportans’. Founded in 2008 by Harsh Jain and Bhavit Sheth, Dream Sports’ vision is to ‘Make Sports Better’ for fans through the confluence of sports and technology.
For more information: https://dreamsports.group/
Dream11 is the world’s largest fantasy sports platform with 200 million+ users playing fantasy cricket, football, kabaddi, basketball, hockey, volleyball, handball, rugby, futsal, American football & baseball, on it. Dream11 is the flagship brand of Dream Sports, India’s leading Sports Technology company and has partnerships with several national & international sports bodies and cricketers.