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 5000+ employees from 100+ nationalities.
We are looking for a communications manager with a passion & flair for media relations to join Klarna's Global Communications Media Response Team. This team is responsible for Klarna's press office management, handling global media responses for US reporters on a range of topics related to our business & role in society, correcting inaccuracies, & ensuring Klarna's definitive company position is understood by external audiences.
As a Media Relations Manager, you will play a key role in building Klarna's global brand through the development & deployment of one consistent & compelling global narrative, & management of media across external channels on all key topics to build an understanding of our business, beliefs, products, & services. Additionally, you will play a key role in defining global company responses to key topics & updating messaging & data points that tell our company story for use externally. The role entails working closely with the company management & cross-functionally across communications, marketing, merchant, product, & customer services teams to collaborate on messaging, product news, & our services.
In a nutshell, we're looking for an excellent writer with an ability to turn complex propositions into simple communications & succinct, sharp statements so that Klarna's global story is understood by all audiences. We're seeking a Media Relations Manager who builds strong relationships with the media & enjoys nurturing those relationships in order to help shape stories & achieve balance & accuracy of Klarna coverage in the US.