Corporate Communications Manager (German Speaking)

Zürich, Switzerland
Employee
Marketing

Sygnum is the world’s first regulated Digital Asset Bank, founded on Swiss and Singapore heritage, operating globally. We make digital
assets bankable, secure and convenient, empowering our clients to invest in the digital asset economy with complete trust. For the first time with Sygnum, major currencies and digital assets, including Bitcoin, Ethereum and digital CHF and asset tokens are seamlessly integrated in one account.

Sygnum’s diverse and talented team of banking, investment and DLT experts is shaping the development of a trusted digital asset ecosystem with strategic partners including Swisscom and SDX. We are dual headquartered in Switzerland and Singapore and operate globally.

We are looking for a Corporate Communications Manager to build media relationships and shape Sygnum’s reputation, with a strong focus on Switzerland. This role works with corporate, product and client functions to effectively communicate the company’s narrative
through announcements about key projects, product launches, and company milestones, as well as positions Sygnum as a thought leader on digital asset topics. The purpose of the role is to communicate Sygnum’s brand and reinforce our market positioning through media and public relations.

Tasks

  • Department lead for managing Swiss media (planned, responsive and reactive) and German language marketing or PR activities (events/ sponsorships, report contributions, awards submissions, etc.)
  • Work with agency and internal spokespeople to build relationships with key media and secure interview and commentary opportunities
  • Support internal spokespeople on all media interview logistics – pre-briefs, quote checks and follow ups
  • Ongoing development of press material such as press releases, FAQs, media list, etc.
  • Co-lead for PR campaigns and management of PR agency, including internal communication and coordination on projects
  • Track progress against company objectives and reporting on PR activity
  • General support of marketing projects and activities

Requirements

  • Language: Native (ideally Swiss) German speaker, with excellent written, aural and presentation skills
  • Work experience and knowledge: Hands-on experience in PR and managing media relations end-to-end in the financial sector; good understanding of the overall Swiss media landscape; interest and understanding of digital assets and cryptocurrencies highly desirable
  • Soft skills: Excellent all-round communication, analytical, clear prioritization and decision making, stakeholder management,
    teamwork and cross-team and cross-border collaboration, negotiation, and the ability to juggle competing priorities and get things done.
  • Profile: Thoughtful and strategic, practical problem solver, independent thinker, self-starter, people-oriented, open, high levels of integrity, determination, and purpose.
  • Interests: Technology, innovation, learning, blockchain, digital assets & cryptocurrencies highly valued
  • Academic: Bachelors or master’s degree ideally in business/ marketing or communications.

If this reads like your profile, please send us your CV. Even if you're not there yet but still think you could be a good fit for our team, please contact us and we'll figure it out. Thank you.

Sygnum is the world’s first regulated Digital Asset Bank, founded on Swiss and Singapore heritage, operating globally. We make digital
assets bankable, secure and convenient, empowering our clients to invest in the digital asset economy with complete trust. For the first time with Sygnum, major currencies and digital assets, including Bitcoin, Ethereum and digital CHF and asset tokens are seamlessly integrated in one account.

Sygnum’s diverse and talented team of banking, investment and DLT experts is shaping the development of a trusted digital asset ecosystem with strategic partners including Swisscom and SDX. We are dual headquartered in Switzerland and Singapore and operate globally.

We are looking for a Corporate Communications Manager to build media relationships and shape Sygnum’s reputation, with a strong focus on Switzerland. This role works with corporate, product and client functions to effectively communicate the company’s narrative
through announcements about key projects, product launches, and company milestones, as well as positions Sygnum as a thought leader on digital asset topics. The purpose of the role is to communicate Sygnum’s brand and reinforce our market positioning through media and public relations.

Tasks

  • Department lead for managing Swiss media (planned, responsive and reactive) and German language marketing or PR activities (events/ sponsorships, report contributions, awards submissions, etc.)
  • Work with agency and internal spokespeople to build relationships with key media and secure interview and commentary opportunities
  • Support internal spokespeople on all media interview logistics – pre-briefs, quote checks and follow ups
  • Ongoing development of press material such as press releases, FAQs, media list, etc.
  • Co-lead for PR campaigns and management of PR agency, including internal communication and coordination on projects
  • Track progress against company objectives and reporting on PR activity
  • General support of marketing projects and activities

Requirements

  • Language: Native (ideally Swiss) German speaker, with excellent written, aural and presentation skills
  • Work experience and knowledge: Hands-on experience in PR and managing media relations end-to-end in the financial sector; good understanding of the overall Swiss media landscape; interest and understanding of digital assets and cryptocurrencies highly desirable
  • Soft skills: Excellent all-round communication, analytical, clear prioritization and decision making, stakeholder management,
    teamwork and cross-team and cross-border collaboration, negotiation, and the ability to juggle competing priorities and get things done.
  • Profile: Thoughtful and strategic, practical problem solver, independent thinker, self-starter, people-oriented, open, high levels of integrity, determination, and purpose.
  • Interests: Technology, innovation, learning, blockchain, digital assets & cryptocurrencies highly valued
  • Academic: Bachelors or master’s degree ideally in business/ marketing or communications.

If this reads like your profile, please send us your CV. Even if you're not there yet but still think you could be a good fit for our team, please contact us and we'll figure it out. Thank you.

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