Global Public Relations and Communications Manager (m/f/d)

  • Böblingen
  • Braunschweig
  • Erlangen
  • München
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About us

For future mobility concepts and in-car user experience, software is set to play an even more decisive role. Elektrobit is a visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry with more than 3400 employees worldwide. For over 35 years now, we have been developing pioneering technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG.

At Elektrobit we are working toward a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. In our collaboration with our customers, including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more, we live and breathe our passion for automotive software and for the mobility of tomorrow.

As a Public Relations Manager (m/f/d), you will help develop and publish content and monitor media coverage on a global scale. Stakeholders for you include the Product Marketing team, Field Marketing Managers, as well as our public relations agencies. You will coordinate global planning and execution of external communications, drive media engagement, and help position Elektrobit as a thought leader in its field, driving Elektrobit’s Thought Leadership program.

Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

  • You support development and implementation of Elektrobit’s global external communications strategy.
  • You build and manage press and journalist relationships, including proactive and reactive opportunities, as well as handling press and media enquiries.
  • You drive and manage agency relationships.
  • You use trends, data and insights to build relationships with journalists and proactively secure coverage that demonstrates the quality of the services.
  • You work with internal stakeholders to identify engaging storytelling angles that amplify our brand and products.
  • You report monthly on upcoming public relations activities.
  • You work with the leadership team to develop and execute programs that incorporate speaking engagements, awards and social content, particularly Elektrobit’s thought leadership program.
  • You regularly report on news, media intelligence and monitoring.
  • You interact with stakeholders across the business to develop and implement an approach to help embed organizational goals and values.
  • You organize media round tables and other media events.

Your profile

  • You hold a degree in Marketing, Communications, or comparable education.
  • You have strong working experience in Public Relations, Communications or Publishing (client side or agency side).
  • You are experienced in B2B Public Relations and interested in working in a technical environment.
  • You have a deep understanding for PR and marketing processes and best practices.
  • You convince with applicable knowledge of press release writing and editing.
  • You dispose outstanding organizational and time management skills.
  • You have excellent communication skills and work as a team player.
  • You are fluent in German as well as in English.

What we offer

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team.
  • A healthy work/life balance through access to mobile work and tailored work time models like part-time work.
  • An informal working environment throughout the company with no dress code.
  • Location-specific benefits such as a canteen, discounts in restaurants, company sports, corporate events, e-bike leasing, preventive medical measures, vacation activities for children, and much more.
  • Company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits.
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses (e.g. unlimited access to the e-learning platforms Udemy and GoodHabitz).

Contact us

Apply quickly and easily via our job portal, where you can also import your resume data automatically. Further information on development opportunities, corporate culture, and benefits can be found at
Applications from disabled people are welcome.

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.