What we do
We are striving to be the thought leaders for all things AI, the ventures we are building are solving pressing issues of our times, and we are cultivating a worldwide network of the brightest minds in AI. Now, we are looking for a Senior PR & Communications Manager to help plan and execute our communication strategy, build up and communicate with our network of journalists and position our brand further on a global scale.What do we do at Merantix?
After years of research in the field, we have created a three-step incubation process, during which we give our Founders full 360° support. In the first phase, we help our Founders ideate new solutions and pair them up with engineers and industry partners for validation. Only once we have found a sustainable business model we start the incubation phase, where we help our Founders to assemble a team and first project partners. Lastly, we assist in finding the right investors and setting up the company for successful scaling.
The Merantix Venture Studio currently employs 110+ team members and drives the AI ecosystem via its 5,000 square meter AI Campus, where over 500 entrepreneurs, investors, politicians, and AI experts. Our growing Venture Studio constitutes a unique brand with a shared tech and operational infrastructure that attracts talent, resonates with industry partners, and leverages the proven network and product building experience.
You will be leading the communication efforts about all aspects of what we do here at Merantix. From drafting, creating and sharing stories of our Founders and their ventures, to interviews with inspiring minds, to thought pieces on the potentials of AI.
Strategy: Together with our PR agency and the marketing team you will create a communication strategy that you will then execute on
Media Relations, PR: Drive our PR efforts by pitching news, stories, and thought leadership angles to our long list of press contacts
Editorial: Draft press releases and further PR texts as well as content for our social media channels
Leadership: Drive the communication efforts of Merantix to a new level
We define ourselves by a culture of ownership and teamwork. We’re looking for driven, capable, visionary, and thoughtful people with a proven track record of personal, academic, and professional achievement.
Your English and German skills are excellent in spoken and written form
You have a high interest in technology, specifically AI, and entrepreneurship
You are great with words, and can tell engaging stories about complicated topics
You are highly structured
You have 2+ years of experience in the field, and you have ideally already built up a network of relevant PR contacts
What we offer
Our hierarchy is flat and communication direct, which means that we operate and learn fast, as a team. You are a great fit for our team if this describes you:
Long-held interest in technology, both personally and professionally;
Entrepreneurial mindset: creative, focused, ambitious, and not easily discouraged;
Ability to work in a fast-paced, highly innovative environment where ambiguity is the norm;
Independent but cooperative mindset;
Strong organizational and multitasking skills with the ability to prioritize appropriately and effectively;
Love what you do (and own it).
We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity. We consider all applications equally regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. We strongly encourage individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in tech to apply, and we can help with immigration.