Jobs

We're currently looking to one position to our Making Stories team:

  • A Communications Manager

Application process timeline:

  • Application deadline: May 27, 11:59 pm CEST

  • Information of applicants & scheduling of interviews: May 28

  • Interviews: May 30, 10 am to 4 pm CEST (Please make sure to be available on this day for interviews!)
  • Decision & information of interviewees: By June 1
  • Start date: June 5

You can find all the details regarding the position down below. Please send your complete application to hello@making-stories.com.

 

Communications Manager

Making Stories is an independent knitwear design publishing company founded by Verena Cohrs and Hanna Lisa Haferkamp and based in Berlin. We're now looking to add a Communications Manager to our team to help us take care of all things customer, stockist and partner communications.

While we are based in Berlin, the position fits perfectly for remote work. It doesn't matter to us where you work from, for us it's most important that you're reliable, love your work, and are reachable when needed.

We're looking for you if ...

... you share our core values of kindness, transparency, honesty, fairness, reliability and respect towards the world we live in and the people we share it with.

... you are comfortable with working on deadlines and managing the various projects you work on, the communication with your team and your time well and independently.

... you love communicating and are able to understand and converse with the wide range of people you'll be working with, ranging from beginner knitters to seasoned yarn shop owners and logistic partners.

... you are familiar and comfortable with using Google Drive & Asana. Bonus points for Convertkit.

... you are completely fluent in both writing and talking in English and German, ideally native speaker in at least one of these languages.

Your tasks within Making Stories are ...

... managing our communications with:

  • Stockists
  • Our fulfilment center
  • Customers

... filtering and forwarding emails to the respective responsible team members.

Please note that we're growing fast and our own tasks and needs change rapidly. It is most important to us that you're curious, open-minded, flexible and able to and interested in taking on new work as needed - both with regards to your tasks as well as your capacity.

We offer ...

... working with a small fabulous team that is dedicated to and passionate about changing this world we live in.

... flexibility in terms of where you work.

... unparalleled insights into the creation and growth of an independent knitwear publishing company.

... fair compensation on a freelance basis for a minimum of 5 - 10 hours per week (i.e. you need to be able to invoice us) with regular availability on every work day of the week (Monday through Friday).

If you'd like to work with us:

Please submit the following documents to hello@making-stories.com:

  • A cover letter detailing why you would want to work with us, how your experience relates to what we're looking for and what skills and ideas you would add to our team. 
  • A quick overview of the last stops of your professional journey.
  • An example of your work that gives us a good idea of how you work and what interests you.