Fondation Beyeler: Head of PR & Media Relations
The Fondation Beyeler is one of the internationally renowned and most visited museums in Switzerland. The museum building by Renzo Piano, located in an idyllic park in Riehen near Basel, is considered to be one of the most beautiful art houses in Europe, as it harmoniously combines nature, architecture and art. The Fondation Beyeler houses one of the world’s best private collections and continuously presents high-quality exhibitions of modern and contemporary art. In accordance with the wishes of its founders, it is particularly committed to communicating art to the general public and to young people.
As of January 1, 2021 or by agreement, we are looking for a
Head of PR & Media Relations 100%
Planning, coordination and implementation of the entire public relations work
Production of media-relevant texts, statements, announcements, etc. for special exhibitions as well as for the permanent collection and for all events
Planning, organization and implementation of the media conferences
Editing of text and image material from the classic press kit to the preparation of the press dossier for our homepage
Development of digital and analog journalistic formats in cooperation with cooperation partners
Creation and monitoring of the respective project budget
Direct support for the specialist media and the general press, film teams and freelance journalists from print media, TV or online journals at media conferences and events
Supervision of the editorial contributions of museum newspapers, information for museum services and guides
Maintenance of the international media database
Media spokesperson for the Fondation Beyeler
Management of 2 employees
Master’s degree in communication, PR, journalism or comparable qualification
Proven work experience, ideally in a leading position in the PR area
Professional experience in the art business is an advantage
High affinity for art and culture
Excellent conceptual skills
Stylish expression in spoken and written
Organizational skills with strong communication skills, negotiating skills and assertiveness
High level of commitment, flexibility and creativity
German, English and French spoken and written, other languages would be an advantage
You can look forward to an interesting and varied job in an international and dynamic work environment in the cultural sector with a motivated team.
We look forward to receiving your complete application documents written in German at email@example.com.
Fondation Beyeler, Daniela Cantoni, Baselstrasse 77, CH-4125 Riehen, Tel. +41 (0) 61 645 97 33.