Press and media relations manager (m/f/d)

at SpinLab - The HHL Accelerator (view profile)
Location Leipzig, Germany
Date Posted 15. January 2020
Category Marketing & PR
Job Type Full-time


To support our core team, we’re looking for a passionate person as Press and media relations manager (full-time; m/f/d) starting from February or March 2020.

We need extraordinary people for an extraordinary position at SpinLab.

If you want to work with young and innovative startups in a highly creative environment located at the famous SPINNEREI (Leipziger Baumwollspinnerei) we have the perfect offer! You should be an open-minded, friendly, communicative and reliable personality with an independent way of working. Passion and energy are your main drivers and you are interested to foster entrepreneurship.

Your tasks:

  • identify and write interesting stories that our startups and we create and bring them into German and European media
  • actively manage our media contacts and incoming inquiries
  • write appealing texts for our print and online publications in strong collaboration with our marketing experts
  • plan and organize a new startup award/competition we want to establish
  • coaching of startups and workshops in the field of media relations
  • Support during the selection process of new startups
  • General support of our team and startups incl. office management

Your profile:

  • Dedication & Passion! (!!!)
  • Profound knowledge and practical experience in the media field with a profound network
  • We don’t care about your degrees, but we want to see relevant projects and efforts you made
  • Hands-on mentality
  • Proficiency in German and English (both written and oral)
  • Nice to have: experience with WordPress or/and Indesign

We offer:

  • An ambitious, demanding and interesting position
  • A creative and international working environment in Leipzig
  • Willingness to support on-the-job training and continuing education
  • Flexible working time with performance-based wage

Please send your application till 28th of January via

(German or English incl. application letter and CV)

For any questions please contact: Eric Weber

SpinLab – The HHL Accelerator  -  0341 355 785 70  -

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