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Communications Manager, Full time

Posted by Gestalten—10/2017

Founded in Berlin in 1995, Gestalten is best known for its more than 600 books about contemporary creative culture, the majority of which are conceived in house. They document and anticipate vital movements in design, lifestyle, illustration, architecture, fashion, photography, travel, and art. Providing both inspiration and practical value, they explore new creative fields in ways not yet seen before.

We are currently looking for a Communications Manager who will be responsible for developing and nurturing strong relationships with international media and work on the day-to-day planning and execution of communication projects. Together with Communications team, you will secure key placements in press, including both print and online publications focusing on design, lifestyle, fashion and culture.


We offer:

  • A diverse set of tasks spanning a wide range of cutting-edge editorial topics
  • A vibrant, international workplace
  • Open corporate culture in a charming and growing company


Your profile:

  • University degree in Media & Communications or similar
  • At least 3 years experience in PR, marketing or communication
  • Strong relationships with consumer and design press; detailed knowledge of emerging media and design trends
  • Strong track record in securing press results and feature story coverage
  • Passion for design, specific design industry experience is a strong positive
  • Excellent writing, communication and presentation skills in both German and English
  • Ability to handle multiple concurrent tasks and changing priorities
  • You are proactive, an excellent team player and always communicate clearly


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Implementing PR Strategies for our products and the gestalten brand gestalten
  • Writing regular press releases and top stories about our products and our brand
  • Building long-term relationships with important international media and influencers
  • Following the PR measures on our markets and optimizing them to create effective PR-stories and events

To apply send an email including your resume, your desired salary and your availability to work [at], the subject line should read „STAFFx Communications Manager“.