Logo Careerbee

Public Affairs & Communications (Senior) Manager (f/m/x)


Job description

Join our team as a Public Affairs & Communications Manager (f/m/x) within our External Affairs division, where you’ll play a crucial role in shaping external perceptions, influencing policy outcomes, and building essential relationships in the food industry’s revolution through fermentation products. If you’re driven by sustainability, innovation, and seeking to make a tangible impact in a dynamic environment, this is your opportunity to be part of reshaping the future of food.


Public Affairs/Government Relations

  • Monitor legislative and regulatory developments, strategies responses, and engage with policymakers to shape favorable regulatory environments.
  • Advocate for favourable policies and regulations supporting fermentation products, while building and maintaining strong stakeholder relationships.
  • Identify opportunities to advocate for policies supporting the development and commercialization of fermentation products.

Corporate Communications

  • Develop and execute corporate communication strategies, ensuring consistent messaging across all channels and securing relevant public speaking opportunities.
  • Craft and position Op-eds, CEO interviews, and other communication materials to enhance the company’s reputation and credibility.
  • Enhance the company’s visibility by effectively communicating achievements, milestones, and industry insights.

Public Relations

  • Lead strategic public relations initiatives, securing media placements and managing press inquiries to generate positive media coverage.
  • Support talent acquisition, investor relations, and partnership development efforts through effective PR campaigns.
  • Work with journalists and opinion shapers to create buzz around fermentation technologies and the company’s initiatives.

Job requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, Communications, Business, or related fields.
  • 3-5 years of experience in public affairs, government relations, or corporate communications, preferably in agri-food or biotech.
  • Proven track record of influencing policy outcomes and shaping regulatory environments.
  • Strong network of contacts within EU policymakers, German government officials, and relevant stakeholders.
  • Experience in media relations and developing strategic communication plans aligned with organizational goals.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, startup environment with a passion for sustainability and innovation in the food industry.

To find out more about our benefits and interview process, please check out the FAQ section on our Career Page! 💥


Formo is an equal-opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, genetic information, color, physical or mental disability, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, medical condition, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression.

CareerBee Logo

Don't miss out on new jobs!