Communications Manager (m/f/d) DACH

Communications Manager (m/f/d) DACH

companyAkzo Nobel GmbH
location50667 Köln, Deutschland
VeröffentlichungsdatumVeröffentlichungsdatum: vor 1 Monat

Our Akzo Nobel GmbH in Cologne is looking for the next possible starting date a

Communications Manager (m/f/d) DACH

Your Responsibilities

  • Driving internal and external communications
    strategies tailored to the DACH market in collaboration
    with the EMEA and global communications team
  • Acting as a business partner for the DACH key stakeholders (e.g. local business leaders, Marketing
    and HR) to create a communication strategy to realize
    local business priorities
  • Driving positive company reputation e.g. through proactive social media management and networking with external stakeholders such as journalists, government or NGOs
  • Fostering awareness of company strategies and purposes, by serving as an advocate for the organization
  • Planning and executing targeted
    communication campaigns
  • Implementing media monitoring techniques and
    providing media training for senior leaders
  • Managing communication and public affairs issues, including different crises and emergencies
  • Identifying potential risks affecting the company’s reputation and providing measures to mitigate harm

Your Benefits

  • Attractive remuneration in accordance with the chemical industry collective agreement, including special payments under the collective agreement
  • Above-average pension scheme
  • 37.5 hours / week
  • 30 days vacation
  • Extensive digital learning opportunities
  • Employee parking spaces

Your Qualifications

  • Proven experience in internal and external communications in an international multi-stakeholder environment including crisis communications
  • Experience with traditional and digital (social)
    media channels
  • Excellent German and English language skills,
    additional French language skills preferred
  • Ability to create editorial content – e.g. press releases, articles, videos, social media posts
  • Comfortable to moderate local webcasts, local town
    halls and internal trainings
  • Understanding of local economic developments, trends and the ability to translate these into communication opportunities
  • Pro-active mindset and experienced working with KPIs

We are looking forward to receiving your application in English including your salary expectations and your earliest availability date via this link on our vacancy bank.

If you have additional questions please reach out to
Maria Botha, maria.botha@akzonobel.comWo Ideen realisiert

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