HUGO BOSS is one of the leading premium fashion and lifestyle companies with around 13,800 employees worldwide. As diverse as we are at HUGO BOSS, we all share a common goal: to inspire people through our work. In this role, you will have the opportunity to be yourself and to contribute your ideas and your creativity – because, to create something extraordinary, we must explore new paths together. Join our team and discover how you can shape your own future at HUGO BOSS!

Team Leader Media Relations & Content Management (m/f/d)
HUGO BOSS AG | Metzingen near Stuttgart | Germany | Full-time

You are passionate about excellent communication and enjoy contributing to the reputation of a global lifestyle company in an international context? You like working in a diversified dynamic environment and in an exciting industry? To reinforce the Global Corporate Communications department, we are looking (starting immediately) for an experienced and committed team player who likes to drive things forward together. Creativity, an entrepreneurial mindset and innovation are just as important to us as an open and valuing culture. Be part of our team and join us in shaping the global Group Communications of HUGO BOSS!


What you can expect:

  • Disciplinary and functional leadership of the team and continuous development of the expertise and skills of the team members
  • Management of the editorial team and responsibility for topic planning for internal and external Group communications (newsroom approach); ensuring a balanced mix of topics in line with the Group strategy
  • Independently responding to national and international press inquiries; liaising with journalists, podcasters and bloggers and assuming the role of deputy Group spokesperson
  • Proactive expansion of international media relations and responsibility for the preparation and further development of daily media evaluation
  • Conceptualization of press events as well as management and onboarding of external service providers
  • Support of external C-level communication and development of strategic positioning options
  • Responsibility for counselling departments and subsidiaries on external communications issues
  • Proactive issues management and management of crisis communications
  • Drafting texts (press releases, Q&A catalogs, speeches, etc.)

Your profile:

  • Successfully completed studies in the field of communication/media sciences or journalism
  • At least 5-7 years of relevant professional experience on the consulting or corporate side; first experience in leading teams
  • Sound expertise in media relations and content marketing, with a strategic approach and high-quality standards
  • Extensive experience in dealing with journalists, with a reliable network
  • Business fluent in German and English (written and spoken)
  • Precise work even under pressure as well as prudent communication to protect the global reputation of HUGO BOSS
  • Ability to quickly analyze complex problems and develop cross-functional solutions
  • Employee-oriented team player with an agile mindset and a sense for communicative trends and the requirements of an international fashion and lifestyle group
  • Convincing communication skills, high intercultural competence and willingness to travel


Your benefits:

  • Made for Me: three days in Metzingen and two days working remotely. Our hybrid working model "Threedom of work" is as individual as your personal needs.
  • Today. Tomorrow. Always. Sustainability is one of our key values, and more than just a trend. We are committed to environmental, animal and climate protection, and human rights.
  • Does innovation drive you? Same for us! We have digitized most of our workflows and almost fully automated our logistics centres.
  • Exclusive discounts for shopping and arts: benefit from discounts for family and friends along with free entrance to more than 15 international art museums.
  • High-performing people need a healthy balance. Take advantage of the employee gym, the beach volleyball field or yoga classes on the rooftop terrace.
  • As a fashion company, we value good taste in everything - including food. Welcome to our own restaurant and café, Times.