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Swatch, launched in 1983 by Nicolas G. Hayek, is a leading Swiss watch maker 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. The brand maintains a strong presence in the world of sports with its commitment to snowboarding, freeskiing, surfing, beach volleyball and mountain bike slopestyle. 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.

For a brand that has so many entertaining stories to tell, owning retail is the name of the game. The ability to welcome customers in an environment that encompasses the principles of the brand, surrounded by passionate and motivated people who breathe the brand values and become real ambassadors, is essential to success. Our retail stores allow Swatch to be present with strong statements in the key locations of the world, and to engage our customers in a more passionate dialogue.

At headquarters in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland, and in more than 600 stores in over 30 markets around the globe, Swatch is the employer of over 3,500 people. Swatch is committed to creating the best possible working environment for its employees and is one of the world’s most challenging, exciting and dynamic places to work. We are always looking for new talents who make a career out of their passion for the brand, making great things happen, together, every day.

  • Senior PR Officer (F/M) 100%
    2502 Biel/Bienne

    Swatch Ltd

    The job offer text is available in English

    Swatch Ltd

    Senior PR Officer (F/M) 100%

    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)


     

    Start date
    2020-08-31
    Job Location
    2502 Biel/Bienne
    Company Address
    Swatch Ltd

    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!

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