We’re looking for someone to execute on our ambitious PR goals and help define what the world thinks of Monzo.
Monzo is the UK’s largest digital bank, started from scratch in 2015 with a mission to make money work for everyone. We're focused on solving problems by giving you all the tools to control your finances from your smartphone. Today we have more than 5m customers, exciting innovations in the pipeline and big plans for the future.
Our goal is to build the best bank in the world and bring it to a billion people. PR is a crucial part of how we’ll make that happen. We’re looking for an ambitious PR expert who has experience working in a fast-moving financial services environment and who has delivered great results managing the day-to-day tasks of a press office as well as running longer-term campaigns. You’ll need to be an exceptional communicator and a strong collaborator with the ability to multitask.
Like everything we do, our approach to PR is an expression of our values and our brand. So we strive to always be truthful and transparent, while telling compelling stories about Monzo and showing the work we do at its best.
You’ll forge relationships with journalists and keep them in the loop with our news. You’ll define how we message new features and big announcements, and find clever opportunities for us to show the world what we do. And you’ll help us quantify the value of PR, and measure its impact and success.
You’ll be the third person in the team, and you’ll work with our PR Manager and Director of Communications, who you’ll report to directly.
You should apply if:
- You have experience working in a busy press office within the financial services sector
- You have strong book of press contacts
- You’ve managed PR campaigns
- You understand data and how it can be used to tell a story
- You understand how to quantify and measure the value of PR, and show the rest of the company why it’s important too
- What we’re doing excites you!
- We offer a competitive salary plus stock options and other benefits.
- We can help you relocate to London & we can sponsor visas.
- This role can be based in our London office.
We offer flexible working hours and trust you to work enough hours to do your job well, at times that suit you and your team.
Diversity and inclusion is a priority for us – if we want to solve problems for people around the world, our team has to represent our customers. So we need to attract the best talent and create an environment that supports and includes them. You can read more about diversity and inclusion on our blog.
If you prefer to work part-time, we'll make this happen whenever we can - whether this is to help you meet other commitments or strike a great work-life balance.
The application process consists of a 30mins phone call with a recruiter, an initial call with someone from the team, followed by 2-3 on-site interviews at our office in London or remotely via hangouts. We promise not to ask you any brain teasers or trick questions.
Equal Opportunity Statement
At Monzo, embracing diversity in all of its forms and fostering an inclusive environment for all people to do the best work of their lives with us. This is integral to our mission of making money work for everyone.
We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, veteran, neurodiversity status or disability status.