Head of PR & Communications (m/f)

Vienna, Austria
Marketing
Full-time
At Bitpanda we are firm believers in the innovative power of cryptocurrencies and the blockchain technology. Our mission is to be the key driving force in the ongoing fintech revolution by providing easy-to-use, safe and trustworthy access to any digital assets for both new and experienced users.

As Head of PR & Communications you will have the opportunity to directly contribute to Bitpanda’s success by shaping and implementing top of the line PR strategies. This is a great opportunity to join a young and highly motivated international team at one of the most ambitious fintech companies in Europe.

Your responsibilities

    • You secure top tier coverage for Bitpanda across print, online and broadcast media
    • You secure keynote speaking positions at local and international financial and tech conferences
    • You manage media relationships and cultivate new relevant media contacts internationally, nationally and locally
    • You manage media inquiries and interview requests
    • You will develop and implement PR strategies, derived from data, that help Bitpanda succeed across Europe
    • You maintain a keen understanding of industry trends and translate it into media opportunities
    • Act as the spokesperson of Bitpanda and represent us at relevant events and conferences

Your skills & experience

    • You have at least 5 years of PR & communications experience, ideally from an agency or tech background
    • You have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to listen effectively, and articulate the vision of the company, both internally and externally
    • You’re an experienced storyteller and communicator who can construct powerful narratives that move a business reputation forward You’ve experience in acting as a company spokesperson and are comfortable and skilled in both broadcast and print media interviews
    • Your English and German skills are excellent BA/MA degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications or a related discipline is considered an asset
    • Existing relationships with key journalists in tech and business media across all segments is considered an asset
    • Experience in the Crypto, Fintech and/or financial industry is considered an asset

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
    • Flat hierarchy and short communication channels
    • Responsibility over exciting and challenging projects that have a direct visible impact on Bitpanda’s customers and the industry
    • Prompt takeover of self-responsibility
    • Very positive work environment in a young, international and motivated team
    • A brand new office in the heart of beautiful Vienna, Austria
Note: Bitpanda offers an ensured salary according to the collective agreement and a possible overpayment depending on the qualifications