Head of Communications (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Hamburg

Your mission
  • Responsible for all corporate marketing, public relations and internal/external communications activities and events
  • Development & management of a communications strategy for our corporate brand , project management and coordination of creative agency & external partners
  • Rollout of campaigns & corporate brand-led initiatives to markets 
  • Responsible for sharpening and placing our corporate brand, ensuring a unique internal and external presence in each relevant channel by driving communication design
  • Developing and implementing where necessary a crisis communications and preparedness plan
  • Overseeing responses to media requests, media lunches and interviews, and special events
Your profile
  • University degree in relevant area (business, communications, journalism) or equivalent education
  • 7+ years of digital and offline marketing experience in a startup or dynamic environment with measurable results
  • You are a strong networker, collaborative leader and feel comfortable working in a continuously changing environment
  • You have excellent communication skills, you are able to craft compelling messages, create engaging content, and effectively communicate with various stakeholders, including employees, media outlets, investors, and the general public
  • You have outstanding organizational skills, KPI-oriented mindset and affinity for processes, data and numbers round out your hands-on mentality
  • You have a strategic mindset to identify key messages, target audiences and appropriate communication channels to achieve desired outcomes 
  • You have experience in managing media relations, including building relationships with journalists, handling media inquiries, and proactively pitching stories to the media
  • You are skilled in crisis communications and have the ability to manage and mitigate reputational risks effectively
  • You are a hands-on implementer and enjoy working collaboratively and are approachable
  • Business fluency in german and english and Industry familiarity is a plus
Our Benefits:
  • Firstly, join us in the journey as we change the food system as we know it! 
  • Dynamic and diverse mission-driven team from 25 different countries 
  • A fast growing company with opportunities for personal development 
  • Flexible working hours with Home Office days in an innovative and agile working environment 
  • Monthly benefits through gym membership, Benefitsy and language classes 
  • Flat hierarchies, short decision paths and a high level of autonomy over your projects 
  • Great team events such as “lunch & learn”, “Demo Day”, cultural celebrations and food tastings 
  • Drinks, cereal bar and fresh fruit at the office and our home products tasting session for new employees 
  • Subsidised public transportation ticket (Deutschlandticket)

About us

Infinite Roots® (formerly Mushlabs) is a biotech company from Hamburg, Germany. We tackle one of the world’s biggest challenges with a single, microscopic solution: Mycelium. Our team of 60+ people from 25 different nationalities, 55% female and with 10 PhDs, has one mission: to cultivate food in a way that sustains our planet and its growing population. 

We are a diverse team of scientists, industry experts, and business evangelists. We love what we do and enjoy working in a high growth and ambitious environment. We move fast and hire great people to take on exciting responsibilities. Join us if you are looking for a great opportunity to learn, grow, and have fun while changing the future of food.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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