Communications & Content Manager (m/f/d)

Berlin|Munich|London, Full time

 

// YOUR MISSION AT PICUS

  • Collaborating with colleagues from our global investment team to develop thought-leadership content, attracting attention from potential founders and the wider startup ecosystem.

  • Managing a consistent and regular content calendar workflow globally.

  • Writing and refining articles, creating copy for a variety of channels (blog posts, PR, social media, website, newsletter) always focusing on hot topics at the forefront of technology innovation.

  • Writing and refining articles, blogs, and opinion pieces, taking abstract or technical ideas and shaping them into compelling, punchy articles.

  • Develop new content formats (e.g. video content in collaboration with an agency).

  • Manage all relevant stakeholders and operations to further develop Picus positioning as thought-leader in the global startup ecosystem (e.g. networking events, cooperations, etc.).

  • Managing freelance editorial and digital marketing resources.


// ABOUT PICUS

Picus Capital is a leading early-stage technology investor operating globally. We partner with ambitious and daring founding teams on their quest to build category-defining technology firms. We aim to be an entrepreneurial sparring partner for visionary founders from ideation to IPO and beyond. A privately financed structure enables us to invest permanent, flexible and long-term capital in a multitude of sectors.

Our dynamic and motivated team has great ambitions. For the expansion of our Communications team we are looking for a Communications & Content Manager (m/f/d)  in our Munich, Berlin or London office. In this position you will be an important part of Picus and work closely with our investment team.

 

//ABOUT YOU

Personality

  • You’re able to communicate ideas, implement them and take ownership of your projects.

  • You are a team player with a "no task is too small" attitude and an exceptional work ethic and have the ability to balance a number of transactions at the same time.

  • You’re able to cultivate relationships within the startup ecosystem & the media.

  • You’re curious about the venture capital industry and have a strong interest in the startup and technology sector (ideally already an excellent understanding of both).

Qualifications

  • You have worked 2+ years in journalism, PR or communications in a fast-paced tech or startup-related environment.

  • You have previous experience in managing content production and editorial work.

  • You have excellent speaking & writing skills in English (native English is a plus).

Mindset & Passion: 

  • We believe in passionate ownership and seek people who thrive in a dynamic environment with maximum ownership and responsibility. Each member of the team is excited by our mission and those who thrive in this environment have a hunger for technology investing and exploring real entrepreneurship.

  • We’re seeking new team members who are genuinely excited to fulfill our mission.

 

 // YOUR BENEFITS AT PICUS

Global network: 
Engage in conversations with exceptional founders, experts and other stakeholders in the tech ecosystem. As part of these efforts, you will build and maintain a valuable personal network across the globe.

Culture: 
We have an ambitious, entrepreneurial and caring company culture with very high standards, enabling you to take full responsibility early on. You will continuously interact with a global team, collaborate with colleagues across 7 offices and learn about each region’s ecosystems.

Personal mentor: 
During the onboarding process you will receive a personal mentor at Picus who will provide guidance and support as part of regular mentoring sessions.

Educational leave program:
Do you want to continue your education after a few years of work experience? No problem - our educational leave program will financially support you on your way.

Learning & Development: 
Regular formal 360° feedback processes and a training budget of 3000 EUR per year will be provided to support your personal development at Picus.

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