Communications Manager



Marketing & Communications
Barcelona, Spain
Posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024

Join the sustainable mobility revolution at Cooltra ! As the European leading company in sustainable mobility on two wheels 🛵 , we're on a mission to transform urban transportation. We're committed to reducing pollution and creating a cleaner future 🌍 .

As our Communication Manager, reporting directly to the CMO, your main responsibilities will be to lead the development and execution of the company's Communication, PR and Social Media strategies to increase brand awareness and engagement. You will reinforce the positioning of Cooltra as a reference and European leader in sustainable mobility.

You will be responsible for the management and growth of the Social Media and Communication team and will work closely with Marketing and cross-functional teams in different countries to contribute to their business objectives and projects.

You’ll be expected to:

  • Develop and oversee the implementation of the company's internal and external Communication and Social Media strategies, including different business lines and markets.
  • Management and recruitment of external providers (agencies and consultants) for press, public affairs and CSR.
  • Content planning and development for the company’s internal and external communication and Social Media channels.
  • Building and managing communication materials (internal newsletters, official presentations, conferences, talks, radio broadcasts etc.). Attendance at events where the brand is involved (round tables, congresses, breakfasts, panels, fairs), speaking on behalf of the company.
  • Monitoring and reporting of the impact of the different Communication and Social Media activities for continuous improvement.
  • Develop and manage the team (2 Comms and Social Media professionals) providing coaching, training and mentorship to ensure high performance and career growth opportunities.
  • Stay up to date on industry trends, competition and legislation, proactively identifying new communication, brand and business growth opportunities.
  • Working closely with our B2G General Manager to successfully manage all tenders and activity licenses.

To excel in this role, you should have:

  • A bachelor's degree in journalism, communication, audiovisuals or a related field is preferred.
  • A minimum of 5 years of combined experience in Communication and Social Media, preferably in a mobility service or similar environment.
  • You should have strong leadership and project management skills, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • More than 3 years team management experience.
  • Proficiency in English and Spanish. French, Italian and Portuguese are an asset.

Enjoy great benefits at Cooltra!

  • You'll receive a permanent contract.
  • We offer flexible hours, hybrid work schedule 🧭 and free Friday afternoons, so you can find a work-life balance that suits you.
  • You’ll have access to free coffee ☕ while enjoying magnificent views of the beach 🏖 from our amazing office at Norrsken.
  • You'll have 50% discount on Cooltra services 🛵 , flexible compensation and the option to use Payflow for prepaid payroll.
  • We believe in having fun at work 🎊 and we organise afterworks and team building activities.