Press Officer - Global

Tallinn, Harju County, Estonia Full-time

We're looking for a passionate Press Officer to join our headquarters in Tallinn.

Taxify is one of the fastest growing startups in the world with over 5M happy customers in 25+ countries, from Europe to Mexico to Africa. We’re building a ride-hailing app to connect millions of riders and drivers around the world to make travel easier, quicker and more reliable.

Taxify headquarters is located in Tallinn, Estonia. Tallinn is our base for top management, expansion, PR, software engineering and customer support. 

 

 

We are growing rapidly and are looking to boost the ranks of our PR team with a Press Officer to help us tell the Taxify story to the world.

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Help the global PR team to deliver novel, effective campaigns around the globe
  • Work with journalists as the first point of contact for media enquiries
  • Work with the team to create news stories and awesome content around what we do
  • Proactively reach out to journalists to pitch our stories and maintain great relationships
  • Organise media interviews and prepare briefings for spokespeople
  • Work closely with our marketing team to deliver integrated campaigns

 

What skills you should have:

  • At least 2 years of experience in a PR agency or an in-house comms team for a growth company
  • A good sense for compelling content that gets journalists and readers excited
  • Confidence and excellent communication skills in building media relationships
  • Great organisational skills to navigate the chaos of a startup
  • Excellent writing skills coupled with an understanding of different styles of writing (from press releases to op-eds, from blog posts to spokesperson briefings)
  • Native or native-level English speaker (additional European languages are a huge plus)

 

Benefits of working in Taxify:

  • Good compensation: – motivational base pay and company stock options
  • No corporate BS – we’re moving too fast for that
  • Amazing personal growth experience at one of the fastest-growing startups in Europe
  • Working with a motivated and talented international team, plus regular team events
  • Working in one of the coolest offices in Tallinn – free snacks/drinks and even a ping-pong table (because of course)
  • Flexible working hours – it's all about results
  • Monthly Taxify credit – both for work and leisure rides
  • Impactful work – you’ll have a rare opportunity to shape the story of a company used by millions of people across the world

If this opportunity sounds exciting to you, apply right away!

Apply for this opening at http://taxify.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk01h8e?apply=true