PR Manager (m/f)

Vienna, Austria
Marketing
Full-time
Who we are
 
Bitpanda is Europe’s leading retail exchange (e.g. Bitcoin, Ethereum & co) and one of the fastest growing FinTech Startups. We have the vision of creating an eco-system that allows a simple entry for beginners and an optimised usability for the advanced users. For this, we constantly work on new innovations and see ourselves as pioneers for the future financial and payment industry. To achieve our forward-looking vision of the future, we work closely with financial services, banks, respective research institutes and several trading platforms. Bitpanda is a visionary and rapidly expanding Start-Up, which is why we are looking for highly motivated and tech-savvy team members, who share our vision and choose to help and shape the future of the emerging FinTech industry.


Field of activity

    • Develop media relations strategy, seeking high-level placements in print, broadcast and online media
    • Identify main client groups and audiences, and determine the best way to reach them
    • Leverage existing media relationships and cultivate new contacts within business and industry media
    • Manage media inquiries and interview requests
    • Fully handle PR work and manage external PR agencies
    • Develop and execute crisis management initiatives as required
    • Write interesting and effective press releases and prepare information for the media
    • Analyse media coverage
    • Evaluate opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships and advertising on an on-going basis
    • Maintain a keen understanding of industry trends and make appropriate recommendations regarding communication strategy surrounding them

What you should offer

    • Proven working experience in public relations required
    • Proven track record designing and executing successful public relations campaigns at both a national and international level
    • Nice to have: Strong relationships with European business and industry media outlets
    • Experience in acting as a company spokesperson; comfortable and skilled in both broadcast and print media interviews
    • Exceptional writing and editing skills
    • Solid experience with social media including blogs, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
    • Nice to have: BA/MA degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications or a related discipline
    • Excellent English and German skills
    • Ideally experience in the Crypto, Fintech and/or financial industry

What we offer

    • A chance to get involved in one of the leading FinTech Start-Ups and thereby help shape a growing, forward-looking and innovative field
    • An ensured salary according to the collective agreement and a possible overpayment depending on the qualification
    • Flat hierarchy and short communication channels
    • Exciting and challenging projects, which offer room for your creative ideas
    • Prompt takeover of self-responsibility
    • Very good working atmosphere in a young and motivated team
    • Free soft drinks in our office in Vienna 1070