Global brand, local communications – broad spectrum of Public Relations activities in the Austrian automotive landscape!
Our client is an Asian manufacturer of passenger cars with a global footprint of local sales and marketing subsidiaries as well as dealer networks. The according Austrian branch was established more than 15 years ago and is now seeking for its team in Salzburg a
Public Relations Officer (m/f)
Japanese Automotive Manufacturer
In this exciting role, you will be responsible for all PR activities in Austria. Reporting to the VP of Sales & Marketing Europe and under the supervision of the local management team your tasks include, for instance, writing and distributing press releases for print, online and broadcast media as well as managing the relations to key journalists, news agencies and automotive associations. Additionally you will support and attend dealer events, industry conferences and expert networks with PR managers from 30 countries requiring occasional travelling in Europe.
You are qualified for the role based on your university degree in journalism, public relations or communication sciences as well as a proven PR track record of 2 to 3 years, ideally in automotive. This implies a sound understanding of media relations, comprehensive experience in handling and working with journalists and media as well as in-depth practical knowledge of social media. Beyond that, strong oral and written communication skills in German and English are absolutely essential and need to be complemented by a creative hands-on and results-oriented can-do attitude.
Our client offers an annual salary starting at 50,000 EUR plus company car and is willing to overpay based on professional qualification and experience.
In case of interest you may apply for the position of the Public Relations Officer by submitting your English resumé.