We are looking for a hands-on yet visionary
Marketing Communications Specialist
for a permanent position starting in August 2015.
You’ll be a valued member of the five-person support team serving the 20 experts and our partner network. Your days will be filled with a wide variety of marketing communications tasks from planning to implementation. You will get to help our business advisors in packaging the Helsinki region offering and reaching out to clients. You’ll produce content for our website, create visually wonderful presentations and innovate new means to let the world know how great this region is, especially in the domains of ICT, health tech & life sciences and clean & smart tech.
To succeed in this role, you’ll need at least 4 years of experience from a similar position. Also, a relevant higher education degree would help. You should be able to work independently, handle pressure and tight deadlines, and be interested in developing your skills and thinking constantly. You will be a part of a multicultural team in an international business environment, so experience and ability to deal with people from multicultural backgrounds is a must. Excellent Finnish and English language skills are required, Russian and Chinese are considered a bonus. We use MacBooks, so previous experience from iOS environment helps you to get into full speed faster.
How to apply?
We are not a typical public sector organization. We like doing things differently and trying out new things, which is also reflected in our application process. Everyone who wishes to be considered for this position needs to visit us in person. We would like to hear why you are a good fit to the role. You will have three minutes to convince us (in English) on why should you be our new colleague.
The pitching sessions will be held at our office in Helsinki on 16 June (13-16), 17 June (13-16) and 18 June (9-12). Please bring a print of your application letter and CV, including your salary request, to the pitching session. We will select a maximum of five candidates to be interviewed on week 26 and aim at making the final decision during the same week.
To sign up for this adventure and to book your pitching slot, click here:
SIGN UP! Deadline for signing up is Sunday 14 June.
For more information about the position, please contact
Jenny Antonen, director, marketing and communications, tel. +358 45 273 9612.
Helsinki Business Hub is the economic development agency for the Helsinki Region.
We are a dynamic team of 20 business professionals in Helsinki, working to ensure that innovation-driven foreign and local companies thrive in the Finnish business environment and in Greater Helsinki. Helsinki Business Hub is a non-profit organization, owned by the cities of the capital region.