Our client, FOUR PAWS, is an international animal welfare organisation with Headquarters in Vienna, Austria, and has offices in more than 10 other countries. Founded by Heli Dungler in 1988, the organisation strives for improvements in animal welfare through sustainable campaigns and projects. FOUR PAWS focuses on animals that are directly under human influence, for example stray dogs and stray cats, farm animals, wild animals and companion animals kept in inappropriate housing.

FOUR PAWS aims to help animals in need directly and quickly. They are searching for a positive thinking personality with great affinity to animal welfare as soon as possible:

Head of PR International (m/f)

Fulltime; Location: Vienna Headquarters

The Head of Public Relations International is responsible for international external public relations activities in order to build up brand awareness and position the brand according to the philosophy and values of FOUR PAWS.

Your tasks:
  • Development of international PR and media strategies
  • Writing and coordinating international press releases
  • Developing and strengthening international media relationships including celebrity endorsement: Identifying and acquiring FOUR PAWS brand ambassadors
  • International crisis communication (incl. crisis prevention)
  • Ensuring consistent brand appearance within all public relations activities
  • Determination of international public relations objectives, monitoring, evaluating and supervising all public relations activities in all FOUR PAWS countries
  • Budget planning and budget responsibility
Your skills:
  • At least 5 years of experience in the field of PR
  • Degree in PR and/or relevant professional qualification desirable
  • Well-structured and organised with the ability to work in a team
  • Experience and knowledge of the international market in the field of NGOs
  • Willingness to travel and to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Social competence combined with competitive intelligence
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise work based on business requirements
  • Excellent communication skills in English and German (written and oral)
  • Great affinity to animal welfare and FOUR PAWS issues and values
  • Exceptional solution and goal orientation, highly motivated and stress-resistant, openminded and initiative, reliable and balanced-driven, confident appearance, transparent and open personality
FOUR PAWS offers:
  • A dynamic and pleasant working environment in a motivated team
  • A fully integrated and respectful partnership within an international organisation
  • An attractive working place with technical advanced infrastructure
  • Work experience in Headquarters of an international organisation

FOUR PAWS is offering an annual gross salary of € 44.200,-. Interested candidates should send their application documents (resume, diplomas, references) preferably via our ISG-Karriereportall or eMail – please mention the Ref. Nr. 60.545.