Junior in Public Relations

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Company Name Kreditech Holding SSL GmbH
Location Hamburg, Germany
Date Posted Jan 15, 2014
Category Startup-Jobs
Job Type Full-Time


Outgoing and creative, ready to showcase your talent?
Do you want to support Kreditech's Head of Public Relations in representing the fastest-growing startup in Germany?

Kreditech wants you to join our Public Relations team! With us, you will learn fast, get your own responsibilities and develop your skills in PR while working directly with the Head of Public Relations. The ideal candidate thinks on their feet, is outgoing, and brings some solid PR experience to the table.

Kreditech is an online consumer finance company which provides easy, fast access to online loans to customers worldwide through its web and mobile services. The service is backed by a sophisticated credit scoring process using the powers of machine learning algorithms and big data infrastructure. In fact, more than 8,000 data points are gathered and analyzed for each loan application, coming from sources as diverse as social media and professional networks.

65 coworkers in Hamburg make this happen. We’re a close team of creative, brilliant individuals from seventeen countries all over the world, working with cutting-edge technology to create a self-learning, self-calibrating algorithm which scores individuals with their current online data.

Sounds like a dream? It gets better. Kreditech is a place of innovation, speed, high growth, high performance, and high reward. We don’t follow 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.

Your tasks:

Support the PR team in various ventures, including contact with journalists, public presentations, working with our company website, and more!
You will represent the company in correspondence with editors and journalists, and at public events.
Working in Hamburg, you will interact with the Human Resources and Marketing departments to best promote Kreditech’s image across all channels.

Your profile:

You’ve studied Public Relations, communications, or brand management (or something related) and have some experience in the field, such as a previous internship or junior-level position.
You are familiar with the startup scene, understand finance and can create high-quality presentations
You are able to confidently represent the company in person and in writing. You feel highly confident in writing press releases and texts for print- and online-publications
You have good public speaking skills
You're a wizard with Wordpress!
You speak and write excellent English and German
You are willing to put in the time to complete projects and have a startup-friendly work ethic. Your sense of humor is well developed and you enjoy working with an international team and having fun at and after work!

To apply, just click on this link: https://hire.jobvite.com/j?aj=oPD2Xfwb&s=eu-startups.com
We're only accepting applications from persons with working permits valid in Germany, and ideally you could start immediately.