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Public Relations Manager

Mahwah, NJ, USA

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Public Relations Manager

At Polestar we don't just drive innovation in our cars – our entire business model is different from our competitors. We’re looking for a creative, innovative, experienced, and hands-on professional to drive Polestar PR efforts in the USA and Canada


Let us describe the challenge we offer

The Public Relations Manager will drive product, technology, and consumer PR in support of the broader Communications team, which covers the USA and Canada. The Public Relations Manager will be directly responsible for generating and executing focused PR campaigns in order to deliver brand and business results. In this role you will have global visibility in support of the largest market for a $15B high growth leader in the EV segment.


What you’ll do

  • Deliver campaigns which build and maintain positive key media relationships for the company
  • Oversee product communications from launch through lifecycle management
  • Lead experiential activities for the media including product launches and drive events
  • Drive consumer communication efforts to increase brand awareness
  • Manage US and Canadian agencies of record, as well as vendor partners. Ensure quality completion of deliverables in support of departmental goals
  • Foster close collaboration with Communication & Marketing peers, supporting them as necessary
  • Oversee the management of press fleet vehicles
  • Closely monitor departmental budget for PR activities, press fleet of vehicles and departmental functions
  • Upkeep and maintain internal archives and asset library


Who you are

  • 7 – 10 years of experience in Public Relations or Communications
  • Experience working for an automotive manufacturer, or a consumer PR Agency is highly desirable
  • Proven track record of managing successful PR campaigns
  • Excellent communication skills – both written & verbal
  • You understand the basic technical intricacies of the automobile, or possess the desire and proficiency to learn them
  • Obsessed over details, but simultaneously keep an eye on the big picture
  • Ability to think strategically and work tactically, with strong project management skills
  • Carry the demeanor necessary to work with, and present to, executive leadership and media alike
  • You thrive working within a fast-paced, ever evolving work environment
  • Proficiency in Swedish or French languages a plus, but not required


*This role will require moderate travel domestically and internationally*


Polestar - the guiding star

Polestar is an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in by catalyzing the change to sustainable mobility. We are a global team of highly talented individuals who share a passion to change the world. We challenge conventions and we challenge ourselves for the purpose of innovation. We believe innovation is a team effort and that just like each component is critical to the performance of our cars each person working at Polestar is as important to the team and its performance. We work in close collaboration across empowered global teams that don’t settle for anything less than excellence.

Is this you?
If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

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Strategy & Business Development
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