Content Producer, text (100%)

Herzog & de Meuron is an international architecture firm with its head office in Basel and subsidiaries in Denmark, Germany, Hong Kong, UK, and USA.

For our Basel office, we are seeking for a creative content producer with a focus on text and the communication of projects (100%).

Your tasks will include:

– Working closely with the team at Herzog & de Meuron that manages and shapes the public image of the office with a strong emphasis on taking a critical position on the contributions the office makes to architecture and the thought that goes along with it.
– Developing a unified editorial vision liaising between project teams, clients, PR agencies, and media representatives.
– Strategic communications in challenging architectural projects, managing and coordinating media inquiries, and creating narratives and assembling various media.
– Focus on writing, at the fast pace of news as well as for the thorough development of architecture narratives.
– Working independently and collectively, to establish strong connections with project teams and the specific architectural narratives.
– Coordination of events, from lectures to press conferences, photo shoots, film projects, etc. 


Your profile:

– Architecture, Art or Journalism studies.
– Strong affinities and experience in related design fields and cultural sectors (publications, curation, communications).
– Experienced as communications specialist in an international environment, and handling media and external partners (agencies etc.)
– Remarkable conceptual thinking skills, as well as the ability to plan communication activities in the short and longer term and to implement them in alignment with the overall strategy.
– Excellent writing and editing skills.
– Excellent command of English or German (both written and spoken); ideally both. Additional languages a plus.  
– Confident and eloquent at presenting to audiences.
– Experienced and judicious at managing various stakeholders.

Your application should include a cover letter, a complete resume, a portfolio, diplomas and job references in a PDF format not to exceed 10 MB. You can send your documents either by using our online application form below or by posting it to us referring to the reference number P20-13.



Herzog & de Meuron
Human Resources / P20-13
Rheinschanze 6
CH-4056 Basel