Klarna was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2005. Since then we've changed the banking industry forever. And now we're creating the world's smoothest shopping experience. We serve over 90 million consumers worldwide, and partner with 200,000 merchants – with a new merchant joining us every 8 minutes. Including some of the world's leading brands, such as H&M, ASOS, IKEA, Adidas, Samsung and Lufthansa. Our offices are spread over 17 different markets, hosted by 3500+ employees from 90 nationalities.
We are looking for an experienced public affairs practitioner to develop and lead Klarna’s public affairs programme in DACH. You will deliver a first-class public policy and government relations program to build and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders in DACH to ensure Klarna’s voice is heard and has impact in relevant discussions.
You will work closely with senior leads in Communications, Legal, Country leads, Product and Compliance to build and drive engagement to support the company's strategic goals. You will also maintain a deep understanding of the political and public policy landscape as it affects the company, including identifying new and emerging policy developments that may impact Klarna’s current products, operations and strategy.