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Elopak was founded in Norway in 1957 and is a leading, global supplier of sustainable packaging and filling equipment. We produce cartons for beverages such as milk and juice, as well non-food liquids for instance detergent and soap. The iconic Pure-Pak® carton is a natural choice and aims to leave the customer product unchanged and the world unharmed.


The pack of 2,700 people around the world is guided by our vision; “Chosen by people, packaged by nature”. Reflecting the company promises of EmpowerUnite and Accelerate, our people make sustainable packaging real with tangible impact on end-user consumption. Across borders, we are united in providing a natural and convenient alternative to plastic bottles.


Elopak was listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (Oslo Børs) in 2021. We sell in excess of 14 billion cartons every year across more than 70 countries. Sustainability is at the core of everything we are and everything we do. Thus, we are a proud UN Global Compact participant and have been carbon neutral since 2016. For more information, go to www.elopak.com or follow @Elopak on LinkedIn.

Senior Communications Manager

Join Our Pack: Elopak Seeks SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

About the role:

At Elopak, we’re more than just a company; we’re a dynamic ‘pack’ of passionate individuals driving positive change. Our mission? To revolutionize the way packaging works by providing sustainable and innovative solutions that make a difference. As a Senior Communications Manager, you’ll be at the forefront of this transformation, shaping our brand position, developing the future narrative, and connecting with audiences worldwide.

You will be part of a talented team of ten, reporting directly to our Chief Marketing and Communications Officer.

Main responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute comprehensive communication strategies to drive brand awareness, and improve company reputation to achieve global growth
  • Based on data and best practices, utilize several communication disciplines to realize strategy and initiatives (e.g., content production, channel development and optimization, analytics etc.)​
  • Collaborate with multiple stakeholders including top management, to ensure alignment of and implementation of the corporate communication agenda​ towards target groups such as investors, media, customers, consumers and partners.
  • Develop and implement frameworks for sound communication governance, including policies, processes across all communication disciplines (e.g., investor and crisis communication)​
  • Drive global crisis management processes from a communication point of view if/when needed​
  • Manage the communication budget effectively, allocating resources efficiently to maximize ROI and achieve key performance indicators (KPIs)​
  • Track, measure, and analyze performance and effectiveness using relevant analytics tools and metrics, and make data-driven decisions to optimize communication initiatives​
  • Stay updated on industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies in brand, marketing, and communications.

The position will be located at Spikkestad (Asker)/Skøyen.  Some travel will be expected.

Position title will be determined based on the candidate’s competence and experience.

Your profile

  • Quality champion: You don’t settle for mediocrity. Instead, you set the bar high, ensuring that our work meets impeccable standards. Your commitment inspires colleagues to exceed expectations and deliver on ambitious goals.
  • Master communicator: Whether you’re conversing with C-suite executives or collaborating with cross-functional teams, your communication skills shine. You effortlessly distill intricate concepts into clear, confident messages.
  • Analytical: Your analytical mindset drives informed decisions, propelling our organization forward.
  • Performance-driven attitude: You thrive on challenges and relish the opportunity to optimize processes. Your focus on outcomes ensures that we achieve excellence consistently.
  • Collaborative spirit: Teamwork fuels your success. You actively listen, contribute, and foster a positive atmosphere, making you an invaluable asset to any project.

Qualifications:

  • Education: bachelor’s or master’s degree in communications, Public Affairs, Journalism, or a related field.
  • 8-10 + years of experience in corporate communications, including investor communication, PR/media and crisis communications. Recent experience involving communication management and/or directorship
  • Proven track record in both developing and implementing communication strategies and related initiatives for large, multinational and stock listed companies
  • Well versed in working with several stakeholders, including top management, partners and suppliers
  • Strong project and change management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Fluency in English

We offer:

  • ABILITY TO INFLUENCE. You will be responsible for developing and executing comprehensive communication strategies in a company listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange, operating in more than 40 countries and with a purposeful sustainability agenda
  • EMPOWERMENT AND FREEDOM TO CREATE YOUR JOB. Want to have a job where you are empowered to make decisions and regard your job as an entrepreneur? Elopak is a great place for those who want to change, move, and create.
  • GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT. Intrigued by being part of a truly global environment where you can collaborate with colleagues from all over the world?
  • BE SUCCESSFUL AND EXPLORE CAREER OPPORTUNITIES. If you have the competence, integrity, a global mindset, and the desire to make a difference, you have every opportunity to be successful in Elopak, including opportunities for international career development.
  • MAKE A DIFFERENCE. Excited by an organization where you can influence and make a notable difference that will accelerate our learning and growth?
  • BE PART OF THE POSITIVE CHANGE. Motivated by being part of a company that actively works to provide a sustainable and innovative alternative to plastics for the benefit of us all?

Join a company where sustainability is a central focus, which provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, featuring a strong pension scheme, health insurance, and additional employee perks – all making this an attractive and rewarding opportunity for individuals committed to making a positive impact for the future.

Application and contact information

For questions or further information, please contact our advisor in Hartmark Executive Search, Frode Bjørnæs, tel. +47 958 24 529/ frode@hartmarkexecutive.no

Applications will be processed consecutively, with a final deadline May 26th.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Application due
26.05.2024
Workplace
Spikkestad
Contact
Frode Bjørnæs
Telephone: +47 958 24 529
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