PR Manager

  • iZettle
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Jul 28, 2017
Full time Communication Public Relations

Job Description

We started iZettle with a single mission: to empower small-business owners to sell smarter by offering them the tools typically reserved for bigger players. We are looking for the best and brightest to help us get it done. Our fast-growing start-up was founded in 2010 and currently has approximately 430 employees across its 12 operating countries, with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Sao Paulo, Edinburgh and Stockholm (HQ).

The world of PR and media is changing rapidly and the one we’re looking for understands how to navigate in this changing environment. We’re looking for a creative person with great energy, as well as a proven ability to develop and execute communications and build relationships with media, partners and colleagues.

The PR manager role sits within the Marketing & Communications team which works towards the objective of making iZettle a household name for small businesses world wide.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop communication like press releases, Q&As, pitches, reports etc.
  • Co-ordinate iZettle’s PR activities across markets
  • Identify and manage relationships with media, partners and PR agencies
  • Press office management
  • Ensure attendance for iZettle at key industry events, relevant competitions and other speaking opportunities
  • Regularly measure and report results


Requirements:

  • Outstanding communication skills, written and oral
  • Proven creative skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and coordinate projects with multiple stakeholders
    Rigorous attention to detail and focus on quality of deliverables 
    Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Marketing, Communications, Journalism, or related area
  • Have at least 2 years of experience in communications and a track record of success
  • A global mindset
  • Fluent in English and Swedish, other languages are highly meriting

We’re looking for creative and passionate people who share our ambition to empower small business to prosper. If that sounds like you and you meet the requirements above - get in touch!