Media Relations Manager DACH & Eastern Europe - German speaker

Sofia, Bulgaria Product Management Full-time
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join our growing team! We invest in our people through training and professional development while supporting you along the way—all so you can meet your career goals. To us, the most important measure of our success is yours.

Overview of the role:

Are you looking for your next challenge where you will be able to use your people skills and knowledge of European media landscapes? If so, we would love to hear from you!

As a valuable member of our Media Relations Team, your primary focus will be to retain and develop the presence of Newswire clients’ press releases in the media.

The ideal candidate must be fluent in both German and English, while fluency in any other European language will be considered as an advantage.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Develop our distribution network in the DACH region and Eastern Europe
  • Maintain and increase the presence of our news feeds on target media websites
  • Maintain and enhance the media subscription base on our platform PR Newswire for Journalists
  • Manage allocated Twitter accounts
  • Respond to sales queries in a timely and accurate manner
  • Participate in departmental tasks and projects, ensuring successful completion of your task
  • Ensure the quality standards of service are achieved

Essential skills and experience:

  • Experience in Media Research/ PR
  • Strong interest and knowledge of the German and Eastern European media landscape, and knowledge of practices and requirements
  • Fluency in both German and English. Fluency in additional language(s) is extremely desirable
  • Excellent time (and people management) skills
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills
  • Computer literate (MS Office)
  • Ability to prioritise
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to self-manage
  • Teamwork

Key internal relationships:

  • Work closely with our sales, content development, product and global media relations team
Our commitment to you:

As accredited Investors in People and an equal opportunities employer, Cision is dedicated to your career development. This means we help you make the most of your potential with comprehensive training and a range of useful resources.

We provide every employee access to a range of blended learning tools that you can pick and choose from to suit your personal and career development needs. This includes: face to face training workshops, coaching relationships, hundreds of e-Learning courses, and thousands of professional book summaries to read from.

As a global leader in PR, marketing and social media management technology and intelligence, Cision helps brands and organizations to identify, connect and engage with customers and stakeholders to drive business results. PR Newswire, a network of over 1.1 billion influencers, in-depth monitoring, analytics and its Brandwatch and social media platforms headline a premier suite of solutions. Cision has offices in 24 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA and APAC. For more information about Cision's award-winning solutions, including its next-gen Cision Communications Cloud®, visit and follow @Cision on Twitter.
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