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Communications Manager

Job Description

Date: Nov 22, 2019

Do you want to be part of identifying and developing Ericsson’s future business? That is precisely the mission of Business Area Technologies and New Businesses (BTEB). With 5G and Internet of Things (IoT) at the doorstep, enabling entrepreneurship and value creation for the next decade is the space Ericsson wants to be the leading force of innovation. To fulfill this ambition, we work in an integrated (combined internal and external communications) approach where we intend to inspire and engage employees to become ambassadors and at the same time drive Ericsson’s perception externally in the areas of Internet of Things, Smart Industries, Innovation, and additional new businesses that will create value for our customers. 
 
The objectives of the Communications Manager for BTEB, is to position Ericsson for success in the future market through its growth strategy and growth bets, and to lead a cultural transformation to nurture an innovative and fast paced culture. In this role, you will be working with a team of professional communicators and report to Head of Communications for BTEB. The ideal candidate loves to think strategically, but even more to get going with execution. You enjoy the opportunity to create and produce yourself, as well as to lead others in the process. You want to make a lasting impact with your communication! 
 
Key responsibilities

  • Execute on the business area’s communications strategy in an integrated manner, being able to toggle between internal and external target audiences, and digital and F2F channels 
  • Ability and willingness for message creation and creative writing across internal and external channels, e.g. blogs, press releases, newsletter, employee communication through email and other relevant channels
  • Activate the message platform and content plan, through creative production and delivery of communication assets for targeted internal and external audiences 
  • Develop and maintain relevant channels to ensure maximum reach, impact, and engagement, including: All Employee Meetings, live webcasts, video recordings, news announcement, Yammer and others 
  • Drive tactical positioning through proactive, newsworthy, impactful, content packaging - Supporting external communications and spokesperson in activities with media and analyst interviews 
  • Follow up and act on the results and statistics of external and internal communications activities and channels

 

Position Qualifications Core Competences 

  • Dgital mindset, as well as hands-on digital communication experience 
  • Creative communication production and social media skills 
  • Stakeholder management 
  • Strong English writing skills 
  • Strong domain knowledge within Communication and Marketing 
  • Ericsson and Industry knowledge 
  • Analytical skills 
  • Project management skills 
  • Stakeholder management 


Behavioral Competences 

  • Innovative mindset 
  • Strategic thinking 
  • Dare to challenge 
  • Working with people 
  • Relating and Networking 
  • Adaptive and responsive to change 
  • Planning and organizing 
  • Strong result orientation 
  • Independent thinker and team player
     

Minimum Qualifications & Experience Requirements 

  • University degree in Business, Marketing, Communications, or equivalent training/experience 
  • 5+ years’ experience within Marketing and Communications


Preferred Qualifications & Experience Requirements 

  • Experience working in a dynamic and fast-moving environment 
  • Experience working in a global team 
  • Track record of driving innovative Marketing and Communications
     

How to Apply?
Interested in joining our #TeamEricsson? Feel free to apply and include resume in English, outlining how you meet the specific requirements of the position.
The selection and interview process are ongoing. Therefore, send in your application in English as soon as possible, by December 8th at the latest.
If you have any further questions, you are welcome to contact us.
Recruiter: Rebecka Gustafsson (rebecka.gustafsson@ericsson.com). 

Please note that due to GDPR we cannot accept applications sent via e-mail.

We welcome the opportunity to meet you!

 

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Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Stockholm || SalesStratMkt&ComMgt

Req ID: 307526