Vice President for Communication

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Would you like to handle internal and external communication as well as branding within a Business Area (BA) organization? Do you have knowledge about organization structure and a global business, as well as country specific information about laws and regulations? This position is an opportunity for you!

Sandvik Construction is a business area within the Sandvik Group providing solutions for virtually any construction industry application, encompassing such diverse businesses as surface rock quarrying, tunneling, excavation, demolition, road building, recycling and civil engineering. The range of products includes rock tools, drilling rigs, breakers, bulk-materials handling and crushing and screening machinery.

We are now looking for a Vice President responsible for Communication within BA Construction. The mission is headed by the BA President, but aligned with Group Communication, and you will be part of the Global Communication management team headed by the Executive Vice President and Head of Group Communication.

Key performance areas
As a Vice President you will ensures that communication structures, plans and channels are aligned with Group Communication and well established within the BA. As a part of global communication management teams, you will align country communication plans and act as an internal communication advisor for the BA.

Your main areas of responsibility will include:
- Strategic communication planning
- Managing communication activities within the BA
- Supporting Group Communication's crisis communication
- Managing social media activities
- Ensuring that brand and communication guidelines and policies are followed and contribute to the Group with improvement in many areas
- Supporting global communication and branding activities, such as sponsoring, visits and events, in the BA.

This position involves at least 1-2 weeks of travel per month.

Your profile
We are looking for someone with a degree in Communication, Journalism or a related field and at least 5 years' experience as a Communication professional from an international or large company. You must also have experience from managing, establishing and developing communication channels and from a role as communication advisor, as well as having familiarity with the local media and communication landscape. Good knowledge in English, both written and spoken, is required in this role.

You are flexible, with a pedagogic way of working, as well as quality oriented and systematic. You are used to stakeholder management - engaging, motivating and creating commitment - and you have both strategic and operational communication skills.

We actively work to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.

Contact information
For further information about this position, please contact:
Dinggui Gao, President of SC, +46 (0)8 456 12 91
Ulrika Dunker, VP HR Advisor, +46 (0)8 456 14 05

Union contacts
Mats Tindberg, Unionen, +46 (0)40 409 220
Riccardo Repetto, Akademikerna, +46 (0)40 409 394

Send your application no later than February 2, 2014. Read more about Sandvik and apply at, Job ID: 328352.

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HRdirect, +46 (0)20 261 444.

Anne Thunström

Kontaktpersoner på detta företaget

Rekryterande chef Mikael Schuisky
+46 70 254 19 70
Rekryterande chef Anders Pettersson
026-26 93 06
Rekryterande Chef Anders Öhlund


> Sista ansökningsdatum: 2 February 2014
Ange referens: 328352

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