Senior PR Officer (F/M) 100%

Swatch AG — Bienne
10.09. | Employé | 100%

Senior PR Officer (F/M) 100%

The company

Swatch, launched in 1983 by Nicolas G. Hayek, is a leading Swiss watchmaker and one of the world's most popular brands. The first Swatch watches surprised everyone with their revolutionary concept, creative design and provocative spirit. Today Swatch continues to innovate and surprise with new models, collections and special editions. Right from the start, Swatch connected with art and artists, and Swatch watches remain a prominent canvas for artists from a broad range of disciplines.

Job description

In order to reinforce the PR department at its Headquarters in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland, SWATCH Ltd. is currently recruiting a

SENIOR PR OFFICER (F/M) 100%

Profile

We are looking for a passionate and energetic person with the same mind-set, creativity and enthusiasm that we bring to every single project. A strategic yet creative thinker, self-starter and team player willing to roll up their sleeves to get the job done.

Professional requirements

  • Minimum of 5+ years of public relations/ strategic communications experience. (Agency background welcome)
  • Strong network of established media contacts
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key journalists, editors, and bloggers
  • Innovative thinking with a track record of translating strategic planning into action plans and output that delivers tangible results
  • Ability to make decisions in a changing environment and anticipate future needs
  • Self-reliant, experienced, results-oriented
  • Project management experience and skills
  • Ability to support and supervise colleagues in the markets
  • Ability to move quickly, troubleshoot and problem solve
  • Solid understanding of Media monitoring, KPIs and Social Media
  • Familiarity and comfort with industry-specific tools (i.e. Cision, Talkwalker, etc.)

The successful candidate will also have good MS office skills and be comfortable using Adobe Acrobat; knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop is a plus.

Languages

You have excellent oral and written communication skills (English, German or French)

Company address

SWATCH Ltd.
Human Resources
Nicolas G. Hayek Strasse 1
2502 Biel/Bienne

Contact

If you feel this challenging opportunity meets your profile and expectations, please click on the APPLY link to apply online.

We look forward to receiving your CV as well as all required documents in English!