Do you want to join the PR team of Germany’s hottest startups?
You want to work in Hamburg’s Hafencity with an international team?
Then join Kreditech as our Junior PR Manager!
Kreditech is the DIGITAL LENDING company which provides easy, fast access to online loans to consumers in seven countries through its web and mobile services. The convenient & fast financial products and services are backed by a sophisticated BIG DATA credit scoring process using the powers of machine learning algorithms and big data infrastructure to rate the customer’s creditworthiness. Our scoring technology uses more than 10,000 data points to score an application in less than one minute, and the funds are paid out automatically.
110 coworkers in Hamburg, more than 140 worldwide, make this happen. A recent investment of $40 million from Värde Partners has pushed us to the next level. We’re a close team of creative, brilliant individuals from thirty-eight countries, working with cutting-edge technology to create a global leader in 21st century DIGITAL LENDING.
Sounds like a dream? It’s not - it’s reality. Kreditech is a place of innovation, speed, high growth, high performance, and high reward. We break established tradition, we write our own rules, and we bring in the best people to build up the team. If you want to be a part of this, here is your chance.
Join Kreditech as our Junior PR Manager!
You will be part of the communications team, realizing and adapting PR and Social Media strategies on a corporate and country communications level - always in coordination with the Kreditech team.
You will be calling journalists, contacting influencers, generating articles in the media operating on a result-driven, professional level.
You will also monitor and report results on a daily basis meaning to also identify potential misunderstandings and proactively address them.
Further it will also be part of your daily routine to update and extend our contact management system and taking care of one voice policy issues.
Communications expert at heart, in love with PR and Social Media
Capable of professionally representing the company in person and through media
At least two years of professional experience in a pr agency or corporate communications department
Excellent written and spoken English and German skills
Experienced in texting press releases, blog posts etc.
Established knowledge of the media landscape in Germany, the US and potentially other countries
Strong understanding of relevant journalists and topics discussed
Result-driven, team-spirit, self-dependent working attitude
You are familiar with Photoshop and basic content management (ideally Wordpress)
You have good skills with Microsoft Office
Ideally journalist and blogger contacts in Germany and on international level
Proven track record and passion for our industry: tech, startup, financial topics
Completed traineeship at a pr agency or publishing house
All positions at Kreditech are in Hamburg, Germany. This allows centralization of data and efficient operations and knowledge sharing. EU immigration law only permits us to accept candidates without an EU work permit if their profile and applicable work experience is exceptionally strong by the criteria listed above, so it's best if you already have a work permit valid in Germany.
If this sounds like you please link through to our jobvite portal and apply
What we can offer you
Kreditech wants to take good care of its employees - we want to make sure that working is exciting and productive. So to keep the team happy, Kreditech offers a modern, chic office located in the ever-growing Hafencity in Hamburg. Inside, you'll find a coffee machine to quench your thirst, snacks when you're hungry, XBOX to play when you need a break, a ping-pong table when you need exercise, and scooters to take you from one side of the office to the other in the blink of an eye. Outside, we make sure you can keep fit with a gym pass, or offer you a Metro pass to help with the commute. All in all, you're in good hands at Kreditech.