Communication specialist to ÅF Architecture & Design
About the company
ÅF is an engineering and design company within the fields of energy, industry and infrastructure. We create sustainable solutions for the next generation through talented people and technology. We are based in Europe and our business and clients are found all over the world.
ÅF Making Future.
About the job
We are looking for an experienced communication specialist to support the top management in the newly established Business Area “Architecture & Design”.
Architecture & Design comprises 500 employees working in ÅF’s architect companies; sandellsandberg, Koncept, tegn_3 and Gottlieb Paludan Architects, as well as business units ÅF Lighting and ÅF Sound & Vibration.
As communication specialist you will be the internal coordinator of all business units, and work with communication, marketing, tenders and community building in the business area. In Architecture & Design we follow a multi brand strategy, meaning that each individual company and business unit go to market with their own unique brand and client base. On top of that we create coordinated services, where two or more companies join forces to strengthen our offerings and ability to work on large projects.
In ÅF Architecture & Design we develop and deliver connected solutions for complex infrastructure projects, architecture, design, buildings, Smart City Projects, urban planning and future mobility. Our customers are established in both private and public sectors, and we operate all over the world; Our home markets are found in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.
Your role will be to initiate and develop internal collaboration structures and procedures, as well as coordinate tender and communication processes towards the market. You will be responsible for the interdisciplinary collaboration and team building, and ensure smooth in-house connections. You will coordinate communication between the tender and communication responsible in the individual companies/units, as well as develop and implement creative marketing strategies and campaigns. The goal is to establish ÅF Architecture & Design as a key player in this field, support the individual companies/brands and develop business opportunities through coordinated offerings.
Furthermore you will ensure the cooperation between Architecture & Design and the communication team at divisional and corporate level. This means supplying information and coordinating marketing and branding with the highest levels in the ÅF organization.
Your workplace will be in Copenhagen and you will work closely with the top management of ÅF Architecture & Design.
Who are you?
This role is a great opportunity for an independent and highly ambitious driver, with innovative characteristics, a strong sense of branding, exceptional skills in written communication and a collaborative spirit.
We expect your academic background to be a degree in Marketing, Journalism, Communication, Business or other relevant fields.
Expected experience and background
- 5+ years of experience in a brand and marketing role
- 5+ years of experience from communication management
- Experience with social media and public press
- Excellent skills in English oral and written communication
- Excellent Scandinavian communication skills
- Acquaintance with Photoshop, InDesign, CMS-systems like EPI-server and WordPress
- Acquaintance with tender processes
- Capable of multitasking and working independently
- Excellent coordination skills
You adapt easily to a dynamic environment and are looking for a new challenging career path. You have experience from equivalent fields of work and know how to transform knowledge into practical solutions. Your English language skills are fluent, both verbally and in writing. You communicate easily with both peers and management.
We offer the best candidates a great career opportunity in an innovative, dynamic and multidisciplinary environment. ÅF offers a corporate culture that has a firm focus on creating a best in class people practise.
Are you passionate about communication, branding-operations and strategies for the Architecture and Design business? Then join our team and help us build the brand.
ÅF goes back more than one hundred years and has a proud tradition for creating innovative solutions. The company is built by highly qualified consultants and visionary leaders, working together to create value for our customers and help them seize new opportunities.
The ÅF Group is ranked as one of Sweden’s most popular employer among engineers. We are always looking for the sharpest skills that can create a future society together with us. We hope you will learn as much from us as we will learn from you.