Communications Manager, France & Southern Europe

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Lime

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Paris, France

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20 days ago

Lime is the world's largest shared electric vehicle company. We’re on a mission to build a future where transportation is shared, affordable and carbon-free. Named a Time 100 Most Influential Company in 2021, Lime has powered 350+ million electric bike and scooter rides in 200+ cities on 5 continents, saving an estimated 75+ million car trips. Learn more about how we help the world #RideGreen at li.me!

Lime is the world’s largest shared electric vehicle company. We’re on a mission to build a future where transportation is shared, affordable and carbon-free. As we tackle this ambition, we seek a Communications Manager for one of our most significant regions - France, Benelux and Southern Europe - to help us continue to build a brand that riders and cities love. This person will report to the Global Head of Communications and Brand.

What you'll do:

    • Build and evolve our communications, PR and brand strategy to support Lime’s business globally as well as in each of your regions of responsibility
    • Proactively identify and pitch data and stories that demonstrate our positive impact in communities, leading to earned media coverage
    • Engage directly with local and regional top-tier media to shape stories, serve as an on-the-record spokesperson when needed and rapidly respond to inquiries, breaking news and crises
    • Manage and develop global and localized content, including press releases, op-eds, talking points, FAQs
    • Partner with Global Comms & Brand team as well as local Ops, Government Relations and Rider Growth teams to develop creative campaigns and activations that highlight Lime’s leadership in sustainability, safety, innovation and community
    • Partner with local Government Relations teams to develop communications plans around local and regional regulations
    • Manage agency and other partners effectively with clear guidance on strategy and measurable outcomes
    • Serve as communications consultant to local General Managers and leaders across the company
    • Prepare and media-train spokespeople
    • Prepare, analyze and refine measurement and monitoring reports

About you:

    • 5+ years communications, media relations and PR experience, including in a high-growth environment
    • Proven success establishing effective relationships with top tier media and securing coverage in business, tech and local publications (especially in France)
    • Fluent in French and English, knowledge of Spanish and Italian a plus
    • Owner mindset, always proactive, autonomous and adaptable problem-solver
    • Excellent writing and speaking skills
    • High-energy and ability to confidently communicate with and influence a diverse team across the company
    • A natural curiosity to always listen to our riders, look out for cultural and local trends, measure and learn
    • Maintain cool and humor in times of stress
    • Experience working in a global company across time zones, with an understanding of how to both maintain consistency of global messaging as well as understanding and applying cultural nuances

What we offer:

    • Opportunity to revolutionize transportation in cities around the world with the leader in urban mobility solutions
    • Scale with a rapidly growing organization, with significant opportunity for growth
    • Play a role in the transformation of urban mobility and sustainability
    • Work with a team of successful, fun and motivated peopleCompetitive salary and benefits
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If you want to make an impact, Lime is the place for you. Not sure if you meet all the qualifications? If this role excites you we encourage you to apply. Explore all opportunities on our career page.

Lime is an Equal Opportunity Employer, but that’s just the start. We believe different perspectives help us grow and achieve more. That’s why we’re dedicated to hiring and developing the most talented and globally diverse team – which includes individuals with different backgrounds, abilities, identities and experiences.