We are looking for a
to join our dynamic Global PR and Community team in the Helsinki HQ. The key role of our PR team is to increase Marimekko's global brand awareness and image through press, influencers, community management and social media. We work in close collaboration with many company functions including marketing, corporate communications, sustainability development and design as well as with external stakeholders.
As part of our four-person team, you will participate in diverse press tasks from press release creation to managing interviews and liasing with Marimekko’s international PR agencies. In this position, you will gain insight into the fashion and design industry as well as the PR structures and practices of a global company. You will report to the Head of PR.
This role is a full-time and permanent position. We hope that you can start in September 2021.
Your responsibilities will include, among other things:
We expect you to:
We value a diverse workforce – Marimekko's culture and working environment are founded on equality, inclusion and cherishing diversity. At Marimekko we encourage people to be themselves. We believe in fairness and doing things together, using common sense and finding joy in our work. If you connect with these values and have the right background, we will offer you a unique opportunity to work in an exciting international business environment with an iconic Finnish brand.
If all this sparks your interest and you feel like you are the one we are looking for, please send your application in English, including your CV and cover letter with salary expectation via our career site at http://company.marimekko.com/careers. Send your application latest on Sunday 01.08.2021. We will review all the applications in the beginning of August. For more information about the role, you can contact Head of PR Sylvia Sene (tel. +358 456321091) on July 22nd between 2 PM and 4 PM.
Marimekko is ranked as the 2nd most attractive employer in Finland amongst business professionals according to Universum’s ranking. Marimekko is also the 3rd most attractive employer in Finland amongst business students. Read more about the Universum’s study here.