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    Communication Manager & Multimedia-Editor with focus on external communications (f/m/d)

    Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    Career Level
    Employment Type, Work Type
    Full time
    Publishing Date, ID-Nr.
    , 320421

    Your tasks

    DB SCHENKER is filling the position of a Communication Manager Logistics with a focus on external communications (f/m/d). In this position you will create content and manage activities centered in, but not limited to, the field of external communications.
    You will work within a small team of experts in the Global Team Content & Internal Communications, creating and distributing a constant stream of appealing content via social media and other channels such as blogs and the corporate website. You will report to the Global Head of Content and Internal Communications.
    Through your activities you will contribute significantly to the corporate success of the global DB SCHENKER brand and campaigns in common mission with other teams of the global MarCom team.
    Locations: Essen, Frankfurt, Hamburg
    Main Responsibilities:
    • Production of short videos to underline the communication topics
    • Support video productions in the DB SCHENKER owned studio
    • Collaborate with and steer external service providers such as editors, videographers etc.
    • Manage and evolve existing editorial formats across a wide range of media
    • Ensure the production and distribution of compelling storytelling which convey the core messages of our brand and of our products and services, contributing to ongoing strategic messaging with Business and Functional Units as well as regions and clusters
    • Research, implementation and coordination of the communication topics, facts and figures that illustrate the core messages of DB SCHENKER and form the basis for the storytelling, in close cooperation with the Marketing & Communications teams from the regions and clusters as well as the business and functional units.


    Personal Qualities, Skills and Experience in Detail:
    • Fluency in English is a must, German and/or additional European languages are desirable
    • Strategic, conceptual and problem-solving skills, a well-structured approach, complemented by strong business and entrepreneurial thinking; competence in self-organization, personal responsibility and critical thinking, paired with strong copywriting skills
    • Experienced in project management, as well as managing and influencing matrix structures and interfaces, as well as freelancers and external agencies, to increase efficiency and effectiveness
    • Hands-on experience with basic productions steps of video-related content (basic video shooting skills, basic editing, posting, basic technical background to support studio productions)
    • Excellent feeling for language in general, for corporate multimedia storytelling and Social Media in a B2B context
    • Excellent copywriting, editing and journalistic skills in English and preferably German

    Our offer

    At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference. With more than 76,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives and skills. Together as one team, we are here to move.


    If you are interested in this exciting position and would like to join and contribute to a motivated team, then we look forward to receiving your application.

    Do you have any further questions? Do not hesitate to contact us.

    David Miller
    Talent Acquisition Partner

    Schenker AG
    Kruppstraße 4
    45128 Essen

    DB Schenker does not accept applications from agencies. Please do not forward resumes to our application mailboxes, employees or company locations. Schenker AG/Schenker Deutschland AG/DB Schenker accepts no liability for any costs arising from unsolicited applications.

    * Equal Opportunity Employer: at DB Schenker we are proud of our diverse workforce and we are committed in enhancing it further. Therefore, we welcome all applicants, regardless of gender, age, disability, nationality, religion or sexual orientation.

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