Public Relations Manager

  • Marketing
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Public Relations Manager

Job description

We are Etergo. We're on a mission to accelerate the global transition towards sustainable energy and transportation by creating a safe, scalable and environmentally friendly alternative to petrol and diesel vehicles. Founded in 2014, we have grown our company with over 60 agile thinkers, building high-end electric transportation. We are currently working on #AppScooter, our first product, to demonstrate that city mobility can be clean, and deeply integrated with technologies that connect us.


As we are growing fast, we are now looking for a Public Relations Manager to join our team in the Amsterdam office.

What you will actually be doing;

  • Work closely with the CEO, Business Development, Brand Strategy and Digital Marketing Teams to develop and execute initiatives that help us achieve business objectives.
  • Serve as one of the key media contacts and representatives for the business.
  • Develop online and offline media relations strategy. Leverage existing media relationships and develop new contacts with relevant media.
  • Manage media inquiries and interview requests. Evaluate opportunities for spokesman-ship, partnerships, sponsorship and advertising on an on-going basis.
  • Coordinate all public relations activities. To work closely and influence other team members and clients to ensure operational and communication goals.
  • Responsible for the external media focussed written communications such as pitches, press releases, briefing materials, byline articles and keynote presentations and coverage reports for OEM.
  • Identify opportunities to develop news story ideas and draft media relations materials.
  • Monitor, analyse and communicate PR results on a quarterly basis.

    Requirements

    This is the right role for you if:

    • You have 4+ years of experience in handling corporate communications, reputation management (Online & Offline) & crisis communication
    • You have strong experience in relationships management with key journalists, along with press and media functioning
    • You have experience in planning, implementing ORM social media strategy, campaigns and managing influencer networks
    • You have an ability to be/act as a spokesperson both online and in-person
    • You have automotive industry experience 

    About Etergo and our culture:

    At Etergo we want petrol scooters to become a thing of the past, and electric scooters to meet their fullest potential. AppScooter is our first step in this mission. Combining connective technology, high quality materials, comfort and safety into a long-range electric scooter, our goal is to show the world that electric is the future, and the future starts with us.

    With over twenty-five nationalities, we're proud of our cultural diversity. Our team consists of everyone from marketing experts, to mechanical engineers and programmers, and a lot in-between. We work very hard, but have fun and take care of each other as well. We have ping pong battles and a cold beer on Fridays to kick off the weekend. Curious to find out more about our benefits, and company overall? Check out our website.


    How to apply:

    No need to write a lengthy formal cover letter, however, we do really appreciate it if you can tell us in your own words why you’d like to work with us and how your experience and personality match up against our requirements. Don’t forget to tell us about a component that you have worked on; something that you are especially proud of!


    Please make it easy for your potential future team and submit an English version of your CV.
    Thank you!