Returning Candidate?

Senior PR Manager

Senior PR Manager

Amazon Deutschland Services GmbH
Recruiting Team 


Job Description

Amazon is seeking a highly intelligent, high-judgment, self-motivated and well-connected senior public relations professional to join our operations communications team focused on Amazon’s Germany customer fulfillment centers.

Based in Munich, the right candidate should possess excellent communications and media relations skills and a proven track record of establishing internal communication and community programs that resonate with key audiences. They will be able to work at internet-speed, create and deliver on major campaigns, a high level of creativity and extensive experience in dealing with various media formats.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Work across Amazon and with PR agencies to devise and implement strategies
  • Develop and manage PR campaigns to drive awareness. Write, develop and manage approvals for news releases, media advisories, fact sheets and related media materials for Amazon’s operations business
  • Oversee day-to-day proactive and reactive media relations
  • Serve as a liaison for global PR teams when necessary
  • Write press releases; pitch and secure top media, including print, broadcast and online outlets
  • Build and maintain relationships with key media
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholder teams to drive successful program launches
  • Deliver strategic communications counsel to internal executives on both short and long term challenges and opportunities
  • Effectively represent Amazon as spokesperson
  • Successfully manage complex, fast-moving and unexpected communications challenges
  • Develop and manage the execution of community programs

Notwendige Qualifikationen

Personal Qualities and Experience
This a position for an individual with a proven track record in external and internal communications strategy development and implementation.
This individual must be able to command respect both within the business unit and be comfortable with working in a matrix organization. They will have the influencing skills, political astuteness and commercial acumen to be seen as a trusted advisor to their peers and with external partners.

Basic Qualifications
· Track record of delivery on major external and internal communications campaigns
· Good English skills with a high standard of written English expected
· 8+ communications experience in either in-house or agency role
· Strong project management, communication, time management, organizational skills
· An understanding of logistics or a manufacturing background would be helpful

Wünschenswerte Qualifikationen

The successful candidate will benefit from a highly competitive salary and benefits package.

· Be creative, and think big
· Have excellent written and oral communications skills
· Be a team player who is willing to roll up their sleeves to get the job done
· Possess an outstanding attention to detail
· Have a strong bias for action and standards so high most people would find them unreasonable