Investor Relations & PR, Frankfurt am Main: currently 0 jobs.
Investor Relations and Public Relations Opportunities in Frankfurt
Investor Relations and Public Relations professionals are always in demand from the international and domestic companies which make their global and regional headquarters there. In many of the largest firms, even when head office is in another financial centre, there may be an Investor Relations or Public Relations team located in Frankfurt to deal with the important investors and media organisations covering the German-speaking world. The average salary for Public Relations professionals in Frankfurt is €50,000. For Investor Relations professionals, the average salary is a little higher, at €55,000, reflecting the greater technical specialisation.
For these jobs, the key skills which employers look for is the ability to communicate clearly and to build important relationships. Public Relations professionals will be expected to develop media contacts and may be expected to demonstrate their ability to do this before being employed. In Investor Relations, a set of existing relationships is less important than an understanding of the employer’s business model and the ability to gather and present investor feedback in a structured manner.
At present, the roles which employers are advertising in the Investor Relations and Public Relations industries in Frankfurt are for Investor Relations consultants and PR Account Managers. European language skills are usually a requirement, although some of the biggest global firms now have English as their working language.
More about working in Frankfurt
Although the overall metropolitan area of which Frankfurt is a part is one of the largest in Germany, the city itself is much smaller than comparable financial centres; only 600,000 residents live within the official city limits. Frankfurt is at the centre of Europe’s rail and air transport networks, with frequent connections to all major cities.