Consumer PR Communications Manager

Who we are

A piece of the moon, a complete dinosaur skeleton, the Pope's hat, the world's smallest book - at Catawiki, we come across exceptional objects such as these every day. 

Catawiki is the leading online marketplace to buy and sell special objects. We offer over 75,000 special objects in auction every week — each reviewed and selected by one of Catawiki’s hundreds of in-house experts specialised in Art, Design, Jewellery, Fashion, Classic Cars, Collectables and many more.

We've sold 10 million unique items to date and it’s our mission to become the world’s most popular auction destination for special objects.

We’re an innovative, pioneering and fast-growing scale-up. If you think you can make a difference to our team, go ahead and apply.

About the Job

As our Consumer Communications Manager, you will play an important role in the Marketing team where you will be responsible for driving and implementing key Consumer Communications initiatives. Reporting into our Director of Communications, this role involves seamlessly shifting from creating pitches and press releases, to engaging media outlets for brand activations to working on high visibility cross-functional marketing campaigns. Ensuring we use data in all of our activities will also be an integral part of your role.

The role is based in Amsterdam, but we’re open to remote applicants across Europe. 

What you’ll do 

  • Write news releases, pitch media opportunities and secure top tier media coverage for Catawiki with a focus on France, Italy, Germany and the Benelux. You’ll have support from local PR agencies; 
  • Build strong relationships with key consumer journalists across our key markets;
  • Work with the wider Marketing team to develop campaigns, activations, partnerships and much more;
  • Manage proactive communications campaigns;
  • Continuously spot opportunities to further enhance Catawiki’s positioning and awareness with potential users; 
  • Report against KPIs and manage tracking.

Who you are

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in PR, ideally from a media, agency or tech background;
  • University degree in communications, journalism, or related field; 
  • Incredibly passionate about our mission and goals;
  • Creative, an innovator and an ability to think big; 
  • Hard working, hands-on and pressure resistant. Owner mentality and a willingness to roll up your sleeves, dive deep and get the job done in an ambiguous environment;
  • Results-driven and understand the importance of reporting against KPIs;
  • Professional level of writing and editing skills required; 
  • Existing relationships with leading journalists is a plus; 
  • Experience in a marketplace environment or an auction house is a plus; 
  • Experience in the Luxury, Collectables, Interiors and/or Arts world is a plus; 
  • Global or multi-country operating experience is a plus; 
  • Bilingual in French, Italian, German, Dutch or Spanish is a plus.

What we offer 

This is your chance to join our mission to fulfil people’s passions, as part of a young and dynamic organisation. You'll be part of an enthusiastic, highly-motivated team of 750+ Catawikians. Additionally, you can expect:

  • A fast and sustainably growing tech company
  • A diverse team of 50+ nationalities
  • Tailored learning and development opportunities to support your personal and professional growth
  • An entrepreneurial environment, encouraging everyone to take initiative and actively contribute to the growth of the platform
  • A hybrid way of working, with home office support provided and an allowance for utilities
  • A social environment with lots of fun activities

Our commitment to you 

Catawiki’s eclectic team represents an international and intergenerational mix of people from different professional and cultural backgrounds. We foster an inclusive and queer-friendly work environment, committed to making every Catawikian feel welcomed and empowered. Whatever your story, we encourage you to bring your unique perspective to the table.

Catawiki stands with Ukraine and encourages people displaced by the current conflict to apply. In addition to the several initiatives we’ve launched, we’re open to ideas on ways we can continue to support the humanitarian effort.

Our offices and new way of working

We’ve embraced an activity-based way of working, meaning our team can choose how they split their work week between home and the office, in line with our remote framework and guidelines. In locations where we have physical offices, most employees enjoy two days at the office to connect and collaborate with each other.

Our experts and sales staff in local markets work 100% remotely – in most cases from home. Some key positions are hired remotely, while we also offer relocation services for colleagues needing to be closer to the office.


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If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

Flexible Working

We’re continually incorporating hybrid elements, while employees choose how they split their work between the office and home.

Excellent benefits
Our benefits are designed to ensure every Catawikian is energised, focused and thriving.
Recognition programme

We strive to be an employer where your impact is meaningful, visible and rewarded.

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