HolidayPirates (www.holidaypirates.com) is one of Europe’s fastest growing, free-to-use, travel search platforms and apps, providing users with the best value for money international travel deals. Since its inception in 2012, the company has grown the biggest online travel community in the world.
HolidayPirates Group continues to expand its online presence in Germany, UK, Netherlands, Austria, Italy, Poland, France, Spain, Switzerland, and most recently, the USA. Our 200 employees from 33 different countries work on 10 websites in 7 different languages.
HolidayPirates Group operates the following domains: urlaubspiraten.de, HolidayPirates.com, urlaubspiraten.at, PiratinViaggio.it, VakantiePiraten.nl, VoyagesPirates.fr, wakacyjnipiraci.pl , ViajerosPiratas.es, SemesterPiraterna.se, Ferienpiraten.ch and TravelPirates.com
Companies founded under HolidayPirates Group are: VoyagesPirates SAS in France; HolidayPirates Ltd. in London; Pirate Technologies d.o.o in Serbia for new technologies and the advancement of our own product; and TravelPirates Corp. in the US, launched in February 2016.
Facts and figures:
Global headquarters in Berlin, Germany
Management: David Armstrong (CEO)
More than 9,5 million Facebook fans,
10 million App downloads,
800.000 Newsletter subscribers,
over 1 million WhatsApp subscribers.
HolidayPirates Group is an equal opportunity employer and evaluates applicants regardless of an individual’s age, musical taste, race, color, gender, religion, ice cream flavor preference, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or veteran status.
Are you an experienced PR Manager? A creative mind with outstanding written and organizational skills? Communicating effectively is your forte? Are you well plugged into an extensive network of French media outlets and influencers?
Yo-ho-ho! Then you are the pirate we are looking for!
Duties on deck:
Co-develop a PR plan for the French market including strategies, goals, budgets and tactics
Pitching stories to a broad range of media, including business, tech, consumer, local and trade press
Develop and establish quality networks seeking high-level industry contacts and media outlets, including social media influencers in the local market and journalists
Evaluate opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships and advertising on an on-going basis
Create content for press releases, byline articles, keynote presentations etc.
Monitor, analyze and communicate PR results
Create and maintain a press and social media database
Coordinate all public relations activities including our collaboration with PR agencies
Your treasure of experience:
You have successfully completed an education in the area of PR/Media, Marketing etc.
At least 2 years experience in a PR agency or in an in-house PR team, ideally in the tourism sector or startup arena
Established network of press contacts and social media influencers in the French market
Excellent sense for media relevant content and storytelling
Enthusiasm for conceptual and creative work
Self starter with a well structured approach
Excellent knowledge of spoken and written English
Extra knots for:
An additional language is a plus (Dutch and/or Spanish)
Our ship & our crew offer you:
A fast growing company in which you can take the helm and realize your ideas
Inspiring mates from all over the world
Anchoring berth directly at the Spree with a great view
Flexible working hours
Opportunity to join company pension scheme
Support in relocation
Regular team events
Barrels of juice and boxes of fruits – as much as you like!
Social area with table tennis, table football and a comfy dining area
Pirate bar with bottles of rum – yo-ho a pirate's life for me!
We are looking forward hearing from you!
Please let us know in your cover letter which French media outlets you are networked with and please remember, only a fully loaded ship can set sail – we only consider applications with a cover letter and CV. Work like a captain, play like pirate!
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