Communications & PR

Manager PR & Events

Beesd, Netherlands

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Manager PR & Events

Polestar is the Swedish premium electric performance car brand that breaks with the conventions of the traditional automotive industry. The world we live in has shaped our vision of driving.We continue to innovate in order to contribute to a sustainable future. And with first two models we already launched, we’ve proven that this goes perfectly hand in hand with powerful performance and progressive design.We are performance driven and determined to create the most advanced and exciting electric and sustainable cars in the world. We create our own path without compromises.

Polestar offers a unique opportunity to be part of an exciting journey to further build the Polestar brand in the Netherlands.

As Manager PR & Events, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of the PR & Events strategy in the Netherlands.

Your challenge:

• Setting up and implementing the PR strategy to optimally support the Polestar brand, philosophy, products and services in the Netherlands, working closely with the Head of Marketing & PR;

• Establish and manage a strong network of media relations and relevant influencers;

• Acting as the face and point of contact for journalists, relevant influencers and media parties, (local or national) governments, business partners and employees, customers, industry associations and other stakeholders;

• Creating media attention and a strong brand reputation through a distinctive approach to corporate events & communication;

• Responsible for setting up, coordinating and rolling out the event plan. You also coordinate PR & Event activities in collaboration with the Retail Spaces and Polestar Investors;

• Always be aware of news, media and market developments, whereby you translate opportunities and possible threats to the internal organization.


Do you breathe 'Pure, Progressive Performance'?

• You have at least a completed HBO degree (Communication, Journalism, or Business/Economics) and you have proven your worth in PR and events in any case;

• A broad experience and relevant network within the world of design/lifestyle, tech and/or sustainability is valuable to us. We do not see automotive experience as a clear advantage for this specific position;

• Obviously you are very strong in writing and verbally, also in English, and you have excellent presentation skills, where you thrive in a fast-paced startup environment;

• As a Polestar ambassador you are representative, able to switch easily between different levels and above all you have a getting-things-done mentality;

• You are able to manage multiple stakeholders (in the Netherlands and Sweden) through a matrix structure;

• As a PR professional with a strong business sense, you know what you're talking about;

• Experience in working with agencies/consultants and budget control combined with strong organizational and time management skills;

• Because of your connection with sustainability and technological innovations, you have a passion for the Polestar brand and you quickly become familiar with all the ins and outs of these products and market;

• You are willing to travel with some regularity.


If this is you and if you have the drive to join the Polestar team, don't hesitate and apply!

Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...

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