Klarna was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2005. Since then we've changed the banking industry forever. And now we're creating the world's smoothest shopping experience. We serve over 90 million consumers worldwide, & partner with 250,000 merchants - with a new merchant joining us every 8 minutes. Including some of the world's leading brands, such as H&M, ASOS, IKEA, Adidas, Samsung & Lufthansa. Our offices are spread over 17 different markets, hosted by 4000+ employees from 100+ nationalities.
We are looking for a skilled & experienced communications professional who combines creativity & business acumen in order to place Klarna, our products & messaging in lifestyle & consumer facing media outlets in the DACH region. In this role you will work on developing & driving our PR & communications strategy, execute PR activations as well as various types of story hooks in order to generate a constant media buzz. The candidate needs to have a deep understanding of what makes different types of consumer facing media tick & a natural drive to try new things in the field of lifestyle PR. In this role you will work closely with other team members, global & regional marketing teams as well as communications teams to increase brand awareness & consideration in the DACH region.
The Klarna marketing & communications team is a driven, creative & passionate group of people focused on making Klarna a global brand & loved by consumers & merchants. We are dedicated & enthusiastic professionals who love being part of the growth journey of one of the most exciting & fastest growing companies in payments & retail right now.
Who you are
Be passionate about your job & enjoy a fast-paced working environment. You are customer obsessed, proactive by nature, can move between high strategy & small details, relish problem-solving, want the ability to think creatively & love the satisfaction of awesome execution. You love to challenge the status quo, can quickly adapt to change & have the ability to prioritise your work. You like working in a team & while you let others shine, you know what it takes for the teams to deliver.