Prague, Czech Republic


Global Communications



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In the Czech Republic we are currently looking for an excellent communicator with strong attention to detail, self-organized and achievement oriented, who wants to make a difference and contribute to building something new—we are looking for a Communications Lead. You will be part of the CZ/SK/HU Communications team and will report to the Senior Communications Manager for the Czech Republic. As a Communications professional, you will participate in design and execution of corporate communication programs to raise awareness and increase understanding of PMI’s goals across all media and communication platforms and develop and implement high profile communication initiatives and engagement strategies to support the delivery of PMI’s strategic direction towards a smoke-free future. You will contribute to and execute external communications in line with the market needs and company strategy to increase PMI’s visibility in the Czech Republic. WHAT WILL BE YOUR ROLE? • Contribute to design and implementation of effective communication campaigns for the Czech market, identifying and targeting key audiences and driving content creation • Drive an execution of PMI’s external communications and PR campaigns and initiatives across relevant media outlets • Collaborate with other departments to develop content and drive media coverage related to activities that are relevant to their area of business responsibility • Create, manage, and oversee the development of communication initiatives designed to secure significant media and social media interest • Actively participate in preparation of Company’s local Annual Report and of all associated communications • Take a responsibility of local corporate website as an editor in chief • Coordinate and consolidate all information necessary to answer various media inquiries • Create, update, and share key information and backgrounders related to the business or to the portfolio of our smoke-free products This position is a key contributor to the PMI’s smoke-free vision. A successful colleague will be leveraging their thoroughness and diligence alongside with their strong writing and content creation & production skills. An existing personal network across the Czech media outlets is not a condition yet might be a plus that may further complement our existing media relations. WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? • A confident communicator and storyteller with a high degree of creativity and ideation, who possess outstanding verbal and written communication skills • Someone skilled at working effectively with cross-functional teams in a matrix organization • An experience working with and managing an external public relations agency • Proactive, reliable, responsible, and the accurate person with an attention to detail • The ability to keep information confidential and to work under tight deadlines • Excellent organizational and planning skills • Energetic, self-starter with a strong work ethic and excellent track record of success QUALIFICATONS • Excellent and fluent level in both Czech and English • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Communications, Journalism, or Public Relations • Track record in crafting various media narratives with demonstrated leadership in driving them to tangible coverage • Strong ability to ‘translate’ the company’s key communications themes to be relevant to and understood by the Czech media and ultimately by the public • Know how to balance tactical vs. strategic and be able to develop long-term impact projects while ensuring a diligent follow-up on any short-term tasks. WHAT DO WE OFFER YOU? We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package such as: - Flexible working hours/home office possibility - 25 vacation days and 4 sick days - Excellent location - Karlovo namesti (line B, 10 min from line C - I.P.Pavlova), with terrace on 8th floor with a great view and,,Naplavka" behind the corner - Meal tickets and plenty of restaurants close to the office - 11 000 points in BenefityCafe - Summer/winter vacation contribution - Life & accident insurance, Pension plan with contribution (3rd pillar) About Philip Morris ČR a.s.: You will join a company that invests in you. We will support your growth as an employee through individual development and structured career management. You will join a dynamic, fast-paced work environment in a constantly evolving industry. Our employees have the courage, curiosity, and conviction to see possibilities where others only see challenges. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. PMI is an equal opportunities employer, hiring solely on merit and business need. We encourage applications regardless of sex, gender identity, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy, parenthood, and disability. If you require reasonable adjustments in any recruitment process with us, please make us aware.