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Zurich, Zurich, CH

Content Manager (80 - 100%)


About Swiss Re

Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

At Swiss Re we combine experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 13,000 employees across the world.

We offer a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


About the Role:


As a Content Manager/Copywriter, you will be responsible for positioning Swiss Re as a thought leader and leading risk knowledge company by creating compelling content that drives conversations and impact with key audiences. You

will be responsible for writing and editing content (articles, blogs, speeches etc.) in support of global campaigns, key research publications and other group positioning efforts.


Your responsibilities:  

•    Position Swiss Re as a thought leader and leading risk knowledge company in the industry
•    Produce relevant content (articles, blogs, editorials etc) and based on analytics data, adapt to increase engagement and traffic 
•    Develop key messages and ensure alignment across regions and consistent implementation across channels
•    Support development and execution of communications plans and campaigns 
•    Provide communications support to research projects
•    Successfully utilise digital and social media
•    Foster relationships and networks with key stakeholders within and outside of Group Comms 
•    Follow and apply content marketing trends 
•    Stay on top of relevant content strategy developments
•    Manage relevant budget for maximum impact
•    Measure success based on KPIs


About the Team: 


You will join a very professional and highly motivated global Comms Community that is committed to driving differentiation and help Swiss Re achieve a competitive advantage. We are responsible for managing reputation, supporting the business, aligning employees and facilitating change around the world. 


In everything we do, we focus on client needs and consult on appropriate solutions based on business objectives, strategic priorities, annual plans and service demand but also on costs and affordability. Each and every colleague in Group Communications operates in a proactive, collaborative and transparent way and lives up to our commitment "Let's be smarter together". You will join a fun group of strong personalities with a diversity of backgrounds, all thriving in a hectic, fast-paced environment that requires client-focus, interest in the business and key topics, a great deal of creativity, and, most importantly, team spirit and personal resilience.


About You:


You have:
•    > 3 years of professional-level experience in journalism or a related-field
•    Outstanding storytelling, writing and editing skills
•    Excellent understanding of global issues and trends. Knowledge of re/insurance business is a plus.
•    Ability to quickly get overview of complex matters and synthesize findings
•    A strategic thinker with a global mind set delivering hands-on communication services on daily basis. 
•    Strong results orientation and ability to challenge status quo. 
•    Strong analytical and conceptual skills
•    Solid planning/project management competence
•    Strong team mentality and can-do attitude. 
•    Solid influencing/networking capabilities
•    English (native preferred). Other European language(s) desirable


You are:
•    Confident in consulting internal clients
•    At ease to liaise at all hierarchical levels
•    Able to deal with stakeholders decisively 
•    A collaborative, engaging, positive team player
•    A results-driven, "can-do”, self-starter personality
•    A fast learner
•    Able to grasp complex processes and projects
•    Client-, service- and solution-minded 
•    Energetic, diplomatic, flexible
•    Proactive, confident, with high integrity 
•    Committed to high quality, also under pressure
•    Native or near-native English speaker


We are an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. Our aim is to live visible and invisible diversity – diversity of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical abilities, personalities and experiences – at all levels and in all functions and regions. We also collaborate in a flexible working environment, providing you with a compelling degree of autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your tasks.


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