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Global Communication Manager
Liikennevirta Oy

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 12.4.2019

Virta is looking for an experienced public relations and communication professional to join Virta Marketing & Communication team in Helsinki, Finland.

You have a brilliant position in an innovative forerunner company in the booming electric vehicle charging sector, contributing to the disruption of the energy industry towards a cleaner future. This is your chance to become a top talent in a business area that will change the world.

You'll be building international media publicity for a company who is the opinion leader in its industry. Your goal is to get main media coverage for all Virta activities in the current and future markets.


  • Seek high-level placements in international print, broadcast and online media
  • Manage external speaking opportunities and relevant press extensions
  • Build and maintain strong media relationships
  • Leading solution-specific communication strategies
  • Successfully manage complex, fast-moving and unexpected challenges in communication
  • Social storytelling and community management
  • Support in public affair activities
  • Keep current on industry trends, issues and news

What is expected from you:

  • 8+ years of experience in PR / communication
  • Proven track record in creating large scale publicity and buzz for the phenomenon
  • A strategic, critical thinker with strong storytelling skills who can work in aa fast-paced start-up environment
  • Exceptional verbal, written and presentation skills in English, other European languages are considered as a plus - especially German and/or French. Finnish is not obligatory
  • Excellent judgment, particularly in narrow time frames
  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize complex information and present it in a clear, concise and conversational manner
  • Strong editing skills and painstaking attention to detail
  • Strong media relationships in Europe
  • A positive attitude and willingness to participate in various types of projects and events
  • Willingness to take smart risks and lead initiatives with confidence
  • Strong ability to work independently or collaboratively with minimal supervision
  • Digital and social storytelling and engagement experience is a plus

What you´ll get:

  • A skilled and international team of experts, who are some of the best in the world in this area
  • A cozy office with spectacular views and great transportation links
  • Breaks from work with table tennis, an endless selection of cookies and Friday beers
  • Great colleagues to work with
  • Competitive compensation package

If you feel you have the right skills and experience, please apply now by sending your application with salary expectations by 05.05.2019. For more information: Johanna.karila@barona.fi. We will start handling applications already during the application period.