PR Manager DACH (all genders)

Berlin, Germany
Employee
Media / Communications

Babbel develops and operates an ecosystem of interconnected online language learning experiences and is driven by the purpose of creating mutual understanding through language. This means building products that help people connect and communicate across cultures. The Babbel App , Babbel Live , Babbel Podcasts and Babbel for Business products focus on using a new language in the real world, in real situations, with real people. And it works: Studies by linguists from institutions such as Michigan State University, Yale University and the City University of New York demonstrated the efficacy of Babbel’s language learning methods.

The key is a blend of humanity and technology. Babbel offers more than 60,000 lessons across 15 languages, hand-crafted by more than 180 didactics experts, with user behaviors continuously analysed to shape and tweak the learner experience. This results in constantly adapting, interactive content with live classes, games, podcasts and videos that make understanding a new language easy, from Spanish to Indonesian.

Because Babbel is for everyone, its team is as diverse as its content. From its headquarters in Berlin and its U.S. office in New York, 750 people from more than 65 nationalities represent the backgrounds, characteristics and perspectives that make all humans unique. Babbel sold over 10 million subscriptions by creating a true connection with users.

Babbel in Numbers:

  • Founded in 2007 in Berlin
  • The most-sold language learning app globally
  • Millions of active paying subscribers
  • More than 60,000 lessons 15 languages hand-crafted by 180+ linguists
  • More than 10,000 hours of learning content
  • Over 70 learning podcast episodes and over 50 hours of video learning content

We are looking for a PR Manager DACH to join our Communications Team in Berlin!

As PR Manager DACH at Babbel, you will work on all aspects of external communications. The PR team tells Babbel’s brand and product story via communication campaigns. We keep close relationships with key stakeholders inside and outside of the company.

You have

  • 1-4 years work experience in PR – in-house or agency
  • Degree in communications / marketing / languages / arts / or similar
  • Native or native-level German language skills
  • Excellent copywriting skills in German
  • Creative thinking skills
  • Fluent in English; additional languages are a plus
  • A natural ability to tell engaging stories with relevant content
  • Strong affinity for language / digital / lifestyle / culture-related topics

You will

  • Join a company that is purpose driven and connects people worldwide via languages
  • Work together with the PR and marketing team DACH to implement communication campaigns that ensure high media coverage for Babbel
  • Manage external PR agencies
  • Research and develop potential stories and identify media trends for DACH
  • Manage media inquiries and interview requests
  • Draft media materials, press releases and blog posts
  • Build active relationships with journalists and other stakeholders
  • Help to place Babbel spokespeople at conferences and events

Key requirements

  • Proactive and highly collaborative
  • Passionate about creative storytelling
  • Self-motivated, organised, fun and a teamplayer
  • Experience working in or writing about language learning, cultural topics or travel is a plus

Please send your application in German and include your CV and cover letter

Why Babbel?

  • A steep learning-curve – personally and professionally.
  • A challenging environment and a lot of responsibility to prove your skills.
  • A lively startup atmosphere with flexible working hours.
  • A vibrant international company with people from over 65 different nationalities
  • Great company benefits (30 vacation days, Sabbatical, a BVG ticket or a Swapfiets bike)

Sounds good? We are already looking forward to hearing from you! Check out our jobs page, our blog, and our techblog!

Updated: 1 day ago
Job ID: 3355876
About Babbel
Babbel is driven by a mission: Everyone. Learning. Languages. This means building products that help people connect & communicate across cultures.
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